augmented reality

Subhash Ghai’s Whistling Woods partners with Jio to set up lab for virtual reality

Anirban Ghoshal

Film school Whistling Woods International, founded by filmmaker Subhash Ghai, said it is partnering Reliance Jio Infocomm to set ....

10 May, 2018

Google’s AI-powered microscope outlines cancer cells using augmented reality

Anirban Ghoshal

Internet giant Google is working on a microscope that deploys artificial intelligence (AI) to detect cancer cells in a tissue ....

17 April, 2018
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AI app for rural India can tell if a person is being pressured to take a loan

Anirban Ghoshal

Professional services firm Accenture and the Indian arm of the non-profit Grameen Foundation have jointly built artificial intelligence- ....

21 March, 2018

Toshiba tries out smart glasses with new 'assisted reality' offering 

Anirban Ghoshal

Japanese technology giant Toshiba Corporation has unveiled a pair of smart glasses connected to a small wearable PC device. Mobile ....

13 March, 2018

VR will take over your senses and AR will go mainstream this year

Anirban Ghoshal

With tech giants and small startups alike investing more time and money in cranking out immersive experiences, technology is set ....

15 February, 2018

BBC's new AR offering lets users explore historical artefacts

Anirban Ghoshal

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has become the latest news organisation to experiment with newer technlogies such as ....

12 February, 2018
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Google unveils 3D model viewer for web browsers in augmented reality push

Anirban Ghoshal

Internet giant Google has unveiled a 3D model viewer, Article, that will help users see a three-dimensional model of elements ....

23 January, 2018

IDG Ventures and Axilor Ventures partner to fund frontier tech startups

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

India-focused technology venture capital fund IDG Ventures India and Bangalore-based startup accelerator Axilor Ventures have ....

6 March, 2017

VR startup Imaginate raises $500K from SRI Capital

Disha Sharma

Imaginate Technologies, Inc, an augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) startup, has raised Rs 3.35 crore ($500,000) ....

17 February, 2017

Xiaomi's Barra joins Facebook to head virtual reality

Disha Sharma

Hugo Barra, who recently quit smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc. as its global vice president, has joined social networking giant Facebook ....

27 January, 2017
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Realty-tech startup Foyr.com raises funding from JLL

Arti Singh

Foyr.com, a Hyderabad-based online interior designing and home décor startup, has raised funding from a new real estate technology ....

24 October, 2016

Augmented Reality faces problems of perception, infrastructure in India, says Blippar country head

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Augmented Reality (AR) is at a nascent stage in India, though some brands have begun to realise its potential. Globally, big ....

20 June, 2016

This gaming startup will turn your neighbourhood into a virtual battleground

Arti Singh

Two-and-a-half years ago a startup incubated within Google launched an online role-playing game based on augmented reality. Ingress, ....

17 June, 2016

Meet the five startups selected for Oracle's accelerator programme

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

A fin-tech company, an augmented reality solutions company and a mobile-first automated employee on-boarding platform are among ....

6 June, 2016

How Preksh takes the online shopper on a virtual tour of her favourite brick-and-mortar store

Varun Arora

Do you at times feel you are leafing through a shopping catalogue when you are browsing through your favourite e-commerce portal? ....

2 June, 2016

Ed-tech startup Smartivity raises $1 mn from S Chand, AdvantEdge, others

Arti Singh

New Delhi-based Smartivity Labs Pvt. Ltd, an ed-tech startup that deploys augmented reality and robotics for kids learning projects, ....

16 May, 2016

Exclusive: Ideaspring floats early-stage venture fund

Nishant Sharma

Angel investors Naganand Doraswamy and Prashant Deshpande have joined hands with Patni Computers' scions Arihant and Amit Patni, ....

22 April, 2016

Ten Products Which Clicked At NASSCOM Product Conclave LaunchPad

Anil Das

India appears to be slowly and steadily diversifying itself from being a hub of software services to a centre for software product ....

8 November, 2011

Qualcomm Announces New Augmented Reality Platform For Android Phones

dev khare & Anand Rai & Shrija Agrawal & Aashish Bhinde

Qualcomm has recently launched a new augmented reality (AR) platform for Google Android OS based phones. The company has released ....

29 April, 2011