For Yelp’s Hackathon 13, a team of engineers built upon the idea of adding a virtual experience to Yelp Monocle, a form of augmented reality accessed through your smartphone camera. It will give you restaurant ratings based on your location, and came up with “Yelpulus Rift.”
The parody ad promises an augmented reality, and all you need to recreate is an iPad and a few household items to look completely ridiculous.
Michelle Jaworski is a staff writer and TV/film critic at the Daily Dot. She covers entertainment, geek culture, and pop culture and has covered everything from the Sundance Film Festival, NYFF, and Tribeca to New York Comic Con and Con of Thrones. She is based in Brooklyn.