Keyword: triggers. Just until recently, computing devices (PCs, tables, smartphones, etc.) needed a physical object or information on where to overlay the augmented reality experience. HoloLens changes all this.
As always, it obvious today, but it wasn’t the case until not that long ago. Let’s see … The whole point of AR is to overlay extra information on top of the real world. Devices weren’t able to guess where to put this information on the screen unless they had a physical marker on which to lock-on and overlay the information there. Initially those markers where very similar to QR codes, because […] Read more