Snap has partnered with StudioMDHR (the developers behind Cuphead), Klei Entertainment (the developers of Don’t Starve) and Allegorithmic to create new lenses for Snapchat, which were made using the company’s Lens Studio.
Samsung and Disney have announced an AR Emoji pack that includes Mickey and Friends.
Google has released version 1.0 of their augmented reality SDK, ARCore and some updates coming to Google Lens.
Back in December, Lenovo announced that new content from Star Wars: The Last Jedi would be coming to Star Wars: Jedi Challenges,and now it’s officially available.
Niantic has announced an upcoming update for the iOS version of Pokémon GO, which will bring an enhanced augmented reality experience with the new AR+ mode.
Magic Leap, the somewhat secretive AR startup, has finally announced their first product, the Magic Leap One: Creator Edition.
I wouldn’t consider myself a hardcore Star Wars fan but I would consider myself enough of a fan that I’ve bought Star Wars related merch and toys such as a Millennium Falcon canvas print, Funko Pop and even a Sphero BB-8. I’m also a huge fan of technology, so when I heard about Star Wars: Jedi Challenges, it immediately piqued my interests.
Star Wars Jedi Challenges is a phone-based augmented reality experience that allows you to become immersed in the world of Star Wars. I’ve been using it for a few weeks now and it’s one of the best augmented reality experiences I’ve tried.
Snapchat has announced a new desktop app for Windows and Mac called Lens Studio.
Lenovo has announced that new content from Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be coming to Star Wars: Jedi Challenges.
Back at their October hardware event, Google showed off AR Stickers which would allow Pixel users bring their favourite characters to life. Google has just announced that AR Stickers are now officially rolling out to Pixel phones.