TikTok user in retouch with caption 'I knew my face looked off because it's not my face' (l) TikTok user in retouch with caption 'it automatically put it on to a 30%' (c) TikTok user in retouch with caption 'got rid of my dark circles which did not consent' (r)

TikTok might be facetuning you without your consent

Augmented reality is something we should all be paying close attention to.

On May 31, 2023 by Tricia Crimmins

A woman looking into an augmented reality room (L), a CGI room with foxes (C), and a CGI man with crowbar (R).

Horrendous AR crime app wants you to experience George Floyd’s ‘final moments’

The app is touted as a ‘one stop shop for fans of true crime to consume content.’

On Apr 7, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

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Facebook to acquire company creating tool to control computers with your mind

Facebook wants to integrate such technology into augmented reality glasses.

On Sep 24, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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Follow these 20+ Instagram accounts to unlock the best filters and effects

Fresh face filtration fun

On Aug 28, 2019 by Amy-Mae Turner

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Facebook inches closer to its brain-reading computer

The social media company hopes to integrate a ‘brain-computer interface’ into augmented reality glasses.

On Aug 1, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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Augmented reality is coming to Google Search

See what that couch looks like in your living room before buying it.

On May 7, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

AR games on Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger gets a little more fun with 2 augmented reality games

There are more games to come.

On Aug 8, 2018 by Christina Bonnington

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More games like Pokémon Go are coming as Google Maps opens to developers

Prepare to go outside to get your game on.

On Mar 15, 2018 by Chris Reed

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Jurassic World Alive looks like Pokémon Go but with dinosaurs

We can finally have our dinosaurs without the carnage.

On Mar 7, 2018 by Michelle Jaworski

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The 8 best augmented reality games to play on mobile right now

Want to check out one of your new phone’s coolest features? Try these augmented reality games now.

On Jan 13, 2018 by Chris Reed


This futuristic glass navigation display aims to stop distracted driving

Get crystal-clear driving directions at any time of day.

On Dec 12, 2017 by The Daily Dot Bazaar

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This AR Twitter app is a disturbing glimpse into the future

The app works well, but is this really the future AR promises?

On Dec 9, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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Mark Zuckerberg wants 1 billion people in virtual reality

That’s about half of Facebook’s userbase.

On Oct 11, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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IKEA’s AR app is as fascinating as it is flawed

Gimmick or useful shopping tool?

On Oct 11, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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A beginner’s guide to augmented reality

Google, Microsoft, and Apple are pushing all in on AR.

On Sep 17, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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