PressRebuilding the Berlin Wall with Augmented Reality
Du willst die Berliner Mauer sehen? Bitte sehr!
The Rhône Alpes region is the first region of France to roll out Mobile AR tourism guides. We created several Layar applications in cooperation with HPSC and Sitra, the Rhône Alpes region tourism agency. Sitra provides more than 83.000 tourism related infos from all around the region and serves them to more than 270 local tourism agencies. We started with the seven cities of Lyon, Grenoble, Annecy, Thonon les bains, Le Grand-Bornand, Les contamines Montjoie and Chamonix. Read more…
The European AR Business Conference, ARBCon, provided a forum to talk about the business aspect of Augmented Reality. I was very happy to contribute my story “Mobile Augmented Reality – Mass Market and Business Opportunities” that pointed out the similarities between the history of Mobile Augmented Reality in the last 1.5 years and the evolving world wide web in the last 15 years. Read more…
The Berlin Wall is back – in Augmented Reality! Experience german history at an historical place, right in the middle of germanys capital. Use your handset to follow the wall at the former border line at Brandenburg gate, the Reichstag and Potsdamer Platz and experience the Berlin Wall in it‘s original size. Do you have an idea how it feels to have this huge concrete barrier right next to you? Go and find out. It‘s incredible! Read more…