A few years back, the concept of Augmented Reality (AR) existed only in movies. Today, AR has penetrated into our lives. Thanks to advances in the processing power of smartphones, and the ever-increasing use of location-based services based on GPS.
Once looked upon as gimmicky or promotional, AR has carved its space into almost every sector imaginable. Experts predict that AR will continue to drive innovation within the gaming, medical, mobile, automotive, and manufacturing markets.
Imagine standing in a department store, and see what an item of clothing would look like if you were wearing it (without actually putting it on). That’s what we can expect from the future.
Here’s a look at the innovations that will drive AR’s future:
With all these innovations underway, in the next three to five years we can expect to see AR becoming a mainstream technology concept, blending the physical world and the digital realm in fascinating new ways.