The following information is taken from an article on Newsweek by Anthony Cuthbertson. A patent has been published in August by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, depicting a very similar Read more...
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At the AREA we continually sift through industry publications and blogs on the topic of enterprise Augmented Reality. Some news contains product developments as well as historical and background Read more...
A video on the Next Gov website shows how the Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Augmented Reality diving helmet can be used to help salvage operations and rescue missions, especially in water that Read more...
A report in the Business section of Republic News reveals that a new study by Research Corridor has provided an extensive view of the smart glasses and smart windows industry. It has taken into Read more...
VR World is an invite-only event focused on Augmented and Virtual Reality and its impact on the future of the enterprise. The one-day conference and exhibition will provide a full overview of the Read more...
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Smart glasses are increasingly being chosen by the leading industrial companies of the world to drive meaningful outcomes. In this inspirational presentation, real stories will be shared on how businesses are deploying smart glasses into production environments today, alongside the vision of where it all goes from here. Businesses are investing into smart glasses with visions on how it begins to transform the workplace today alongside other industry 4.0 drivers such as industrial IoT, big data analytics, and the connected workers. Ultimately, smart glasses connect the human workforce with the intelligence of machines and data, enabling people to keep pace with the machines.
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Augmented Reality in Manufacturing at the Boeing Company - Lessons Learned and Future Directions
This report summarizes problems and solutions identified in “Augmented Reality: Development and Implementation for Manufacturing at Boeing,” by Paul Davies and David Lee, a case study published by the Boeing Company in March 2014.
Augmented Reality in the Navy-A Roadmap
This document, released on 30 September 2015, describes Augmented Reality and use cases in the Navy. It is made available to the public with permission from the author. The Navy Augmented Reality Community (NARC) self-organized with a common passion for AR, and with a desire to work more effectively across NRE boundaries to advance the state of the art.
Order Picking with Augmented Reality Smartglasses
Although often considered a nuisance, order picking is one of the most important steps in supply chain logistics and warehousing, accounting for approximately 20% of all logistics costs and up to 55% of the total cost of warehousing5 . Moreover, order picking is the last supply chain step before goods are delivered to the customer. Mistakes made in this step cannot be undone internally anymore and thus directly influence the customer’s perceived quality of...