The Coming Augmented Reality Land Grab
Two of Silicon Valley’s biggest companies are secretly working on augmented reality. Those two companies being Facebook and Apple. Facebook has went public about their efforts. They plan on releasing info about their augmented reality efforts through their F8 developer conference in the upcoming month. Apple has yet to publicly announce its AR work, but Tim Cook has made massive hints at the technology in the past. AR gives Apple the opportunity to once again release a genre defining product, something the company hasn’t done since the iPad.
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1. It is rumored that for the iPhone 8, AR will be a huge feature. What are your thought on your phone having AR capabilities?
2. Do you think AR will make day-to-day life easier, or do you think it’ll be more of a problematic technology?