Total Immersion, revealed today the first augmented reality application developed for the iPad 2. This playful application titled, “AR Magic Mirror” gives users a selection of wacky virtual hairstyles, glasses and accessories to try on, or to try on their friends. The app uses facial recognition to identify the user and apply virtual 3D enhancements to their video image in real time through augmented reality functionality. “AR Magic Mirror” is planned to be a free application available on iTunes.

Posted in Augmented reality at March 14th, 2011.

Watch “A Day Made of Glass” and take a look at Corning’s vision for the future with specialty glass at the heart of it. – Text by CorningIncorporated

Posted in Inspiration at March 7th, 2011.