Augmented Reality for Books

We are covering complete concept of how Augmented Reality technoloy is works for Books and the educational industry.

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Popar™ Augmented Reality Childrens Book Planets 3D

Popar™ Books use Augmented Reality (AR) technology to create an immersive reading experience that will allow the user to see their books come alive with incredible virtually “real” 3D objects and animations that will pop off the page. Popar™ Books are designed to change the way we interact and experience stories, adventures, and learning. 3,2,1…Strap yourself in, and prepare to launch into Planets 3D! You are about to embark on an interactive exploration throughout our solar system as planets, shuttles, space probes, rovers, and moons leap from your pages to give you the adventure of a life time!

Popar™ is a new line of children’s toys that use Augmented Reality (AR) technology to create an immersive reading experience that will allow the user to see their books come alive with incredible virtually “real” 3D objects and animations that will pop off the page or card. Popar™ Toys are designed to change the way we interact and experience stories, adventures, and learning. This video was made using Popar™ Books Planets 3D, Popar™ Cards, and Popar™ Books Be It. Popar™ products are all compatible with PC, MAC, Android, and Apple devices!

Heinz Tomato Ketchup recipe book in augmented reality by blippar

http://blippar.com Tomato Ketchup market leader Heinz is driving its mobile presence as the first sauce brand to use blippar™ technology — a new image-recognition augmented reality app for smart phones, that magically brings brands to life, Each time a consumer ‘blipps’ they have the opportunity to win a fantastic Heinz ‘Secret Ingredient’ cookery pack including a wooden spoon, apron, oven glove, a bottle of Heinz Tomato Ketchup (570g) and a squeezy, tomato-shaped ketchup dispenser

Download Blippar on iPhone and Ipad2 – https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/blippar/id410604563?mt=8
Download blippar on Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.blippar.ar.android

IPST – 3D Augmented Reality Books

This video is copyrighted by the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology: www3.ipst.ac.th/eng

Augmented Reality is definitely the next big thing in bridging the gap between the digital and physical world. This 3D Augmented Reality 3D Book teaches children about the layers of the earth, how are they discovered, how do they related and function, siesmic waves, comparative sizes, and more. The Institue for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology, an agency under the Ministry of Education, produced this Augmented Reality Learning Media that would be appealing and enjoyable to children because of its unique 3D interaction and presentation.

Check it out, it give a whole need meaning to the concept of a pop-up book! Children would be much more receptive to reading if the text literally jumped out of the book at them. If we had books like this when we were younger I am sure we would have all become avid readers! If college textbooks were this fun student may actually crack them open more than a week before an exam!

The world’s first ever Immersive Technology Summit will be held at the Los Angeles Center Studios (LACS) on October 21st, 2010.

Augmented Reality Encyclopedia

Have you ever heard of the fascinating new technology called Augmented Reality? It allows you to add virtual 3D-content to your real environment – even more – to interact with this 3D-content in your personal space. My video shows an example where we superimposed 3d-content on a classical encyclopedia (a kind of a magic book) Augmented Reality will change to way we use information in the future. You can meet your friends while walking through the street, your virtual buddy walking next to you. You can shop online and try out your favorite products (e.g. furnitures) in your living room before buying them. Generally speaking Augmented Reality brings to together two worlds: The real world and the virtual world. This will allow to combine every kind of user related content with the personal world of the user.

Please feel free to comment on the video or ask questions on the technology behind.

UPDATE: 1 year later – thank you very much for all your inspiring feedback and comments. Today this technology is already in use for books and interactive advertisement tools. There is also a live-demo available.

For trials please go to www.metaio.com

Zooburst 3D Pop Up Books in Augmented Reality

Zooburst is a digital storytelling tool that is designed to let anyone easily create their own customized 3D pop-up books. Using Zooburst, storytellers of any age can create their own rich worlds in which their stories can come to life.

Zooburst version 0.1 will be available via a public beta release beginning in April 2010. For more information about the Zooburst project please visit www.zooburst.com

Augmented Reality Books & Mobile Apps

Peristva officially launches its Augmented Reality services for creating maker based,markerless & interactive applications for web,iphone,android market specifically focusing on impacting the way knowledge is shared.

Collaborate and create : www.peristva.com

ICE AGE – An Augmented Reality Book

Carlton Kids
Publishing 5th July 2012
The World of Ice Age is an amazing augmented reality book based on the massively popular Ice Age movies. Now, thanks to the digital magic of augmented reality, you can bring your favourite sub-zero heroes to life with jaw-dropping 3-D animations that you can interact with on your computer screen.

Send Scrat searching for his beloved acorn in the palm of your hand, or set sail with Manny and the Ice Age crew on an iceberg! The World of Ice Age combines a comprehensive guide to the characters of all four Ice Age movies with fun facts and features – plus four awesome augmented reality experiences.

  • Author: Kiran Voleti

    An Internet savvy and a founder of Augmented Reality Blog - RealaReal. I would love to share Augmented Reality resources with our readers.I am a founder Internet Marketing Company - Toputop, & a Creative Agency - Dotndot.For more details about me visit my personal website & Kiranvoleti.com.

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