The world of augmented realityaugmented reality is in full swing. Projects and innovations are multiplying and becoming strategic for manufacturers. The biggest high-tech companies have even seized on the phenomenon. The objective: to bring the virtual world into our daily lives using connected objects such as Google GlassGoogle Glass For example.
In the movie Terminator II, the T1000 cyborg from the future and played by Arnold Schwarzenegger saw information superimposed on the real world around him. Director James Cameron thus gave a foretaste of an application that has now become a reality in many sectors. Some projects have been pioneers in augmented reality. This is the case, for example, of lentilslentils of Babak Parviz, who later led the development of the Google Glass project.
Augmented reality: professional purposes
Augmented reality superimposes an image on the user’s vision of his environment. The professional world requires this technology in many areas such as industry, medicine, leisure… Augmented reality allows access to data adapted to the situation through simple and intuitive means of interaction. It should also be noted that in addition to sight, this technology can be applied to other senses such as hearing and touch.
Augmented reality today
In this dossier, we will discuss augmented reality in different areas. Today, for example, this principle is used in medicine to support surgeons during operations. Augmented reality is also present in the field of defence, in the theater of military operations. It could make our lives easier by allowing us to manipulate 3D images and even helping us to drive more carefully… These innovations in augmented reality could well turn our daily lives upside down.
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