The promise of shared AR experiences in ARKit is exciting, but Apple still has a long way to go towards making augmented reality more than a novelty.
A change to Google's ARCore tools means developers can build apps where you'll be able to see the same virtual images on your phone that others are seeing on theirs.
Star Wars: Jedi Challenges offers hours of fun with a lightsaber replica and smartphone-powered AR headset, though the tracking could be better.
Apple is working on a headset to support both augmented and virtual reality and launch sometime in 2020, according to a report.
Samsung has upgraded Bixby, but how well does it perform? We tested its ability to recognize objects, translate phrases in other languages and follow directions.
A new headset from Toshiba lets business users share their point of view, make Skype calls or read documents in the field.
Bose's mind-blowing AR glasses can play you music and show you around town -- and they look cool, to boot.
Google's new technology puts Android in the augmented reality race, even as Apple pushes the envelope with iOS 11's ARKit.
Magic Leap promises game-changing mixed-reality experiences. But what is the technology, and how does it work?
Intel's new Vaunt smart glasses use lasers to project images right into your eyes, and they are designed to be very simple.
iOS 11 will bring augmented-reality experiences to iPhones and iPads. Here's what we know about Apple's AR plans so far.
These $499 Smart Glasses feature an AR screen that puts your heart rate, distance and other key stats right in your field of view.
This augmented reality headset uses object recognition to identify people and places, then imposes important information on your field of view.
From over-the-air wireless power and AI breakthroughs to killer new augmented reality apps, these are the top tech trends to watch for in 2018.
Pixie Point stands out from other key finders by using augmented reality to help track down missing items. But the process is more involved than it needs to be.
In a tweet, Google announced it would end support for Tango in March to focus its AR efforts on the ARCore software development tools.
You'll need a Pixel or Pixel 2 running Android 8.1 to feel the force of Star Wars in augmented reality form.
The Cliff House in Windows 10 Mixed Reality lets you use apps and programs, but it's not suited for doing actual work.
The Acer Window Mixed Reality AH101 Headset offers an easy plug-and-play setup and a comfortable design, but it suffers from a small selection of apps, along with some tracking issues.
The Star Wars Jedi Challenges headset delivers the most realistic lightsaber-battle experience ever right to your living room.
Apple CEO Tim Cook says that technology doesn't exist to do AR glasses "in a quality way," but he also says most tech challenges can be solved.
Despite an array of compelling headsets, the clock is ticking for VR to resonate with the masses, and augmented reality is already stealing VR's thunder.
From two new Pixel 2 phones and a new Google Home Mini to a high-end Chromebook, here's everything Google is expected to announce.
Samsung's HMD Odyssey is joining Microsoft's array of mixed reality headsets as we get closer to the Oct. 17 launch of the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.
Great for providing remote tech support, Chalk is a clever augmented-reality video calling app that lets you draw right on the other caller’s field of view.
Dr. Panda Plus Home Designer lets kids use augmented reality and their coloring skills to create and learn.
The iPhone 8 and ARKit could finally usher in the age of augmented reality, but the content needs to catch up to the gee-whiz tech.
The $199 Jedi Challenges includes a Mirage AR headset from Lenovo, a lightsaber-shaped controller and a tracking beacon to place you right in the middle of the Star Wars universe.
Qualcomm is showing off its next-generation image signal processor for its mobile processing platform, which will feature improved iris detection and better depth-sensing.
We now know how much Asus's VR- and AR-powered phone will cost, as the $648 ZenFone AR goes on sale exclusively at Verizon.