It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
OpenGlass gives Google Glass real-time augmented reality OpenGlass gives Google Glass real-time augmented reality
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

OpenGlass gives Google Glass real-time augmented reality
Thread Tools
Old 22nd August 2013, 08:39   #1
[M] Reviewer
Stefan Mileschin's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Romania
Posts: 121,982
Stefan Mileschin Freshly Registered
Default OpenGlass gives Google Glass real-time augmented reality

To some, Google Glass is nothing more than a notification machine, but there are others who see Glass as an AR headset waiting to happen. OpenGlass is among those looking to give Glass augmented reality powers, and it's figured out how to implement simple AR in real-time. The trick was accomplished by sampling the imagery pulled in by the headset's camera and extracting the portion of that feed that corresponds to the size of Glass's display. That feed is then sent to an OpenGlass server that overlays digital annotations provided by another users onto the video feed to augment the wearer's reality.

There's a video after the break demoing the AR functionality, but it's rudimentary and laggy in its implementation. Essentially, the system serves as a telestrator that superimposes scribbles into your field of view. It's a good proof-of-concept to show that Glass can do real-time AR, but there's a lot of work to be done before Glass can become a fully-fledged augmented (or mediated) reality headset. ign=Engadget
Stefan Mileschin is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Augmented reality table lets you explore a book without opening it Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 21st August 2013 07:21
Epson dangles $1,000 bounty to attract augmented reality apps Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 18th August 2013 19:08
Nokia brings Augmented Reality to the employment market with JobLens Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 27th June 2013 07:34
Google I/O attendees will see their every move recorded in real time Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 14th May 2013 08:44
Vuzix's Wrap 1200AR glasses do 3D augmented reality for $1,499 Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 13th February 2013 11:11
Mini TARDIS really is bigger on the inside, thanks to augmented reality Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 25th December 2012 08:00
Microsoft eyes augmented reality glasses Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 26th November 2012 08:05
Intel aims for Augmented Reality chips Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 26th June 2012 07:16
Google News updated with enhanced Google+ integration, real-time coverage Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 7th May 2012 07:30

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 23:09.

Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO