Tag Archives: Augmented Reality

Kickstarter Quick Picks: ‘Tilt Five: Holographic Tabletop Gaming’

Kickstarter Quick Picks: ‘Tilt Five: Holographic Tabletop Gaming’

What are Kickstarter Quick Picks? Kickstarter Quick Picks are short looks at projects currently on Kickstarter that are of interest to me, and by extension, many of our GeekDad readers. A Quick Pick is not an endorsement of the Kickstarter campaign, nor have I (as yet) received any product copies to review. If you like… Read More

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eSight Eyewear Gives Sight to the Blind

eSight Eyewear Gives Sight to the Blind

For those who have poor vision, Augmented Reality technology can enhance and project an image of the existing world in a way their eyes can process. eSight has developed glasses that allow people with as little as 10% vision to read the newspaper, play a board game, or see the look on a loved one’s face for the first time. Read More

LEGO Fusion Is Augmented Reality for Tweens

LEGO Fusion Is Augmented Reality for Tweens

Augmented Reality (AR) is not just the stuff of wearable displays (like Google Glass and Microsoft’s HoloLens), ghostly virtual assistants, and floating keyboards any more. In a perfectly appropriate blend of real and virtual innovation, LEGO has found a way to use AR that embellishes the building blocks and increases creativity and real-world play (rather than take away from it) with the LEGO Fusion group of sets. Read More