Immersive technologies like Augmented reality and virtual reality have been used for quite some time in the media and entertainment field. Even the education sector hasn't remained untouched.
The rising awareness of Augmented reality has created a revolution. A revolution that gives new ways of visualizing and navigating data to get a richer understanding.
Augmented reality is the technology that "extends" the physical world. This is achieved by adding digital virtual elements, sound, or other sensory stimuli on top of real details. AR helps create a platform that is more enjoyable and give realistic experience.
As per the "The Bible" of AR by Kipper and Rampoll below are the three main contributing characteristics required for something to count as Augmented reality.
- Combination: It is the defining attribute of AR i.e. AR combines real and virtual information.
- Interaction: AR is interactive in real-time.
- 3D: AR is used in a ...
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