European Meta workshop in Amsterdam: TWNKLS reports day 1, day 2

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June 21-22 @Rockstart, Amsterdam _ Meta, one of the leading AR eyewear companies, gave a workshop on their newly built Augmented Reality / hand-tracking glasses. As TWNKLS is on the forefront of Augmented Reality experiences and applications, we had to be there. Not only to see what the new development was, but also to be [...]

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Preview TWNKLS interactive app for META Space Glass at Unite Europe!

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Unite Europe 2015 is comming! Unite Europe will be held at the striking Westergasfabriek venue June 24-25 in Amsterdam. Attend over 30 hours of great tech presentations from our own engineers as well as your fellow Unity developers Learn about plans for new features and improvements in Unity, including more on our new range of [...]

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European Meta workshop in Amsterdam: TWNKLS will be participating

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On the 22nd and 23rd of June, Meta will host a workshop where participants will get a chance to learn about the Meta platform (optical see-through stereo eyewear with hand-tracking. Spaceglasses they call ‘em…), and develop an app themselves. Some more information about the event is here: http://blog.getameta.com/early-bird-tickets-for-european-meta-workshop/ . From TWNKLS, Robin and myself will be [...]

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Pellegrini App voor Mauritshuis gelanceerd op Shell Ecomarathon

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Oude schilderijen en moderne techniek – wat hebben die met elkaar te maken? In het Mauritshuis in Den Haag zijn de 18de-eeuwse schilderijen van Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini gerestaureerd. Daarbij zijn de modernste onderzoekstechnieken gebruikt. Welke? Je ontdekt het in de Pellegrini app. Kom naar de Gouden Zaal van het Mauritshuis, beantwoord de vragen in de [...]

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DAQRI Acquires AR Pioneer ARToolworks

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DAQRI announced that it has acquired ARToolworks, the company behind the popular open-source ARToolKit Libraries. As part of this acquisition, DAQRI will now make ARToolKit’s commercial Pro tools available for free under an open source license. The company says it will continue to invest in ARToolKit, too. The cross-platform ARToolKit SDK empowers programmers to develop augmented [...]

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MuseumNext 2014 Recap: shaping the future of museums

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From June 18 – June 20 the sixth edition of MuseumNext, Europe’s big conference on innovation and technology in museums, took place in Newcastle (UK). Three days of presentations and workshops with people from all around the world who are shaping the future of museums. TWNKLS attended the conference, not only to enjoy the inspiring [...]

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Virtual Showroom: Tools that help you sell more using 3D Augmented Reality visualization

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Virtual Showroom applications: tools that help you sell more using AR visualization. The key to selling more products is helping your customer understand how something could benefit him/her and visualization is very important in this process. By presenting a future situation in a hyper-realistic way, customers find it easier to make a choices. Customers want [...]

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Software demos from the lab

Categories:General, Lab

TWNKLS is helping to shape the Augmented Reality landscape. A couple of wonderful projects have been delivered based on the newest technologies in our field. We continuously develope new solutions on the interface of interaction and technology. In our Lab we are applying new forms of Object Recognition, tracking and 3D visualization that result in [...]

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Devices tested in our lab

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TWNKLS is helping to shape the Augmented Reality landscape. A couple of wonderful projects have been delivered based on the newest technologies in our field. Many thanks to our hardware partners for making it possible. Depth camera for mobile We are happy to be among the first developers of the first 3D Sensor for mobile: [...]

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SculptAR: 3D sculpting in AR

One of the unique capabilities of augmented reality on smartphones and tablets is that, for the first time in the history of the world, hundreds of millions of people carry a device in their pockets capable of “6DOF” tracking. 6DOF stands for 6 Degrees of Freedom: the device’s movements can be tracked when it rotates [...]

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