First Tube Media Partners With Imagine AR to Bring Augmented Reality to Livestream Digital Experiences

First Tube Media, a branded live content innovation platform that delivers a continuous flow of premium video content resulting in clear ROI, announced today that it has selected to partner with Imagine AR to bring augmented reality to its exclusive livestream programs. The new AR capabilities will premiere at Grubhub Sound Bites next episode, featuring three-time Grammy winner Megan Thee Stallion, King Princess, and Noah Cyrus on March 26 to celebrate Women's History Month. "As we push the limits of…

StraxAR™ Announces New Platform Addition to Enhance NFTs With Augmented Reality

Strax Networks Inc., makers of the enterprise AR messaging and media platform, StraxAR™, are announcing the launch of a globally accessible new generation of functionality for NFTs by unlocking augmented reality experiences and interactive "calls to action" directly on the NFT.  This StraxAR™ platform addition is available now for artists, musicians, filmmakers, and other creators and will enable them to build unique AR experiences triggered by their NFTs. Marketing Technology News: Netflix’s Biggest Competitor is Disney+…

Nextech AR Joins the Interactive Advertising Bureau’s (IAB) Augmented Reality (AR) Board

Nextech AR Solutions, a diversified leading provider of virtual and augmented reality (AR) experience technologies and services for eCommerce, education, advertising, conferences and events, today announced that the Company has joined the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) AR Board, the leading trade association with more than 650 leading media companies, brands, and technology firms responsible for selling, delivering, and optimizing digital ad marketing campaigns. Marketing Technology News: How to Start Creating…

Seek Secures Patent To Further Unlock The Distribution Of Augmented Reality Experiences At Scale Across Multiple Platforms, Browsers And…

Seek, a leader of web-based Augmented Reality (AR) experiences, has announced the issuance by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office of US Patent 10,839,615, which is a continuation of application No. 16/666,944 for the core of Seek's technology. The newly issued US Patent covers Systems and Methods for Generating and Intelligently Distributing Forms of Extended Reality Content and gives Seek exclusive rights to the distribution of any single 3D model across two or more combinations of platforms, browsers or devices.…

Nextech Successfully Launches Its Ad Network Featuring Augmented Reality Capabilities On Its Virtual Events Properties, Delivering Millions…

The successful launch of Nextech’s Ad Network positions the Company to become a power player in the Augmented Reality ad ecosystem The new ad network delivered millions of impactful ad impressions through its map Dynamics platform during recent virtual and in-person events According to ARtillery Intelligence, the AR advertising and commerce industry is projected to grow to $2.46 billion by 2022 The company sees meaningful revenue potential from the ad network in 2021 and beyond Nextech AR Solutions …

Showpad Partners with Threekit to Improve Buyer Experience Through Enhanced 3D Visualization and Augmented Reality

Sales teams can now present visual immersive product experiences directly from the leading sales enablement platform Showpad, the global sales enablement leader, and Threekit have partnered to bring enhanced 3D visualization and augmented reality to Showpad’s platform, improving buyer engagement and boosting the effectiveness of virtual sales experiences. Through this partnership, organizations of any kind that sell physical products can now use Threekit’s technology to configure 3D and augmented reality content directly…

Arti and wtv. Announce Reseller Agreement to Provide Augmented Reality Video Solutions

Arti, developers of the first cloud-based augmented reality (AR) platform for broadcasters and content creators is partnering with wtv., award-winning producers of virtual events and video productions for top global companies and non-profits. wtv. is adding the Arti AR platform to their portfolio of creative platforms and will be reselling it under the AugmentSTUDIO brand in the UK, Western Europe, and APAC. Marketing Technology News: Comviva and Ooredoo Kuwait Form Strategic Partnership “We’re excited to be partnering…

Augmented Reality: The Real Game-Changer for Marketing in 2020

While brands have dabbled in augmented reality (AR) for years, 2020 marks the tipping point where it’s becoming an integral part of marketing strategy, helping create meaningful and emotional consumer connections. AR has finally grown up; once infamous for gimmicks such as face filters on social media, it’s now a cross-platform tool to build truly interactive environments, compared to VR which requires a headset to create computer-aided stimuli. The figures tell us that the global market is expected to grow substantially…

CGS Commended by Frost & Sullivan for its Introduction of Augmented Reality in an Immersive Customer Experience Solution, Teamwork AR

Teamwork AR addresses businesses' changing demands by delivering remote support, enhanced training, and more interactive sales engagement Based on its recent analysis of the European customer experience (CX) outsourcing services market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes CGS with the 2020 European New Product Innovation Award for its Teamwork AR solution. The Teamwork AR app works on any device – smartphone, laptop, or tablet – giving users access to self-guided assistance in an augmented reality (AR) setting, making the…

Contentstack Creates Engaging Augmented Reality Prototype for Retail Industry in Just 4 Weeks

Contentstack, the leading Content Experience Platform (CXP), announced it has partnered with Valtech, a Contentstack Catalyst, to create an augmented reality (AR) proof of concept for the retail industry. The team used readily available enterprise-grade and open source technology to build an AR app in just four weeks. The approach demonstrates how quickly any business can leverage existing technology to build a working AR experience. The retail industry is having to quickly adapt during the COVID pandemic to reduce…

Survey: 60% of Online Shoppers Say They’re More Likely to Buy a Product If It’s Shown in 3D or Augmented Reality

Threekit becomes Google Trusted 3D Partner to address the urgent need for amazing 3D and AR in eCommerce due to COVID-19 Due to COVID-19, consumers are being more careful when they shop online. With fewer opportunities to view products in person, and the growing logistical challenges posed by online returns, shoppers are relying on product visuals more than ever to inform their purchasing decisions. The retail apocalypse is here, and even businesses with a large online presence are not immune. Investing in technologies such…

NexTech’s New Augmented Reality Product ‘ScreenAR’ Gaining Sales Momentum

Revenue for Augmented Reality Rapidly Accelerating Pushing Q3 Estimates to $5million NexTech AR Solutions (NexTech), an emerging leader in augmented reality for eCommerce, AR learning applications, AR-enhanced video conferencing and virtual events is pleased to announce that its recently launched augmented reality solution for video ‘ScreenAR’ has generated over $100,000 in sales in its first month and is gaining great momentum. ‘ScreenAR’ has been seamlessly integrated into the InfernoAR platform and uses the company’s…

LiveXLive And Strax Networks Announce A Multi-Year Partnership Around Augmented Reality Experiences

LiveXLive Media ("LiveXLive"), a global platform for livestream and on-demand audio, video, and podcast content in music, comedy, and pop culture, announced that it has partnered with Strax Networks Inc. to bring its augmented reality StraxAR SaaS platform to LiveXLive. The two companies will collaborate to bring Strax Networks' new augmented reality technology across the LiveXLive platform and its vast OTT distribution network. Augmented reality ("AR") brings the digital world together with the physical world by…

New Web AR Innovation Brings 4K Video Content To Life In Augmented Reality

Web AR agency, Aircards launches 4K video enabled Web AR experiences through adaptive streaming of high-resolution video content in Web-based Augmented Reality. The proprietary software uses a similar approach to buffering video on platforms such as Youtube and Netflix, effectively eliminating the limit of video duration for content and significantly reducing experience load times Web AR agency, Aircards launches 4K video enabled Web AR experiences through adaptive streaming of high-resolution video content in Web-based…

Four Companies with Augmented Reality Enterprise Platforms Named IDC Innovators

International Data Corporation (IDC) today published an IDC Innovators report profiling four companies that provide augmented reality (AR) platforms for enterprise use. The four companies are: Atheer, Scope AR, Ubimax, and Upskill. Augmented reality overlays digital information or objects within a person's current view of reality. The included companies provide AR enterprise platforms that enable customers to use either mobile devices (such as smart phones and tablets) or smart glasses and head-mounted displays (HMDs).…

KiwiTech Announces Strategic Partnership with Augmented Reality Platform MYXR

Aimed at revolutionizing AR content creation, syndication, and distribution KiwiTech, LLC, today announced a strategic partnership with MYXR Inc., an engagement software and augmented reality syndication company that provides a suite of products and solutions across multiple vertical industries. “We are honored to partner with MYXR to disrupt the way organizations engage users through augmented reality content creation, syndication, and distribution," said Rakesh Gupta, CEO of KiwiTech. "Drawing on our deep expertise in…

Sketchfab Launches App-free Augmented Reality for Brands

AR is the newest addition to Sketchfab for Enterprise, a professional 3D visualization toolkit that allows brands to improve sales performance with 3D configurators, 3D for eCommerce and more Support for native augmented reality (AR) is now available for Sketchfab Enterprise customers, on both iOS and Android. This rounds out Sketchfab’s utility for eCommerce, marketing, education, entertainment, cultural heritage and other industries, delivering 3D online, in virtual reality and now AR. Sketchfab AR allows for a very…

Arti is Offering a Free Coronavirus AR Graphics Package to Help Broadcasters Deliver Impressive Augmented Reality Content from Home

To help news media continue to deliver high-quality video programming as they broadcast from home or outside a traditional studio, Arti is offering a free package of COVID-19 augmented reality graphics that can be easily integrated into video content using the Arti platform. Arti is the first cloud-based, no-hardware augmented reality platform for broadcasters and video producers. It enables both professional and amateur content developers to deliver high-quality AR video anywhere. “We want to help broadcasters continue to…

Arti Closes $4 Million Seed Investment Round for Cloud-based, No-hardware Augmented Reality Platform

The Arti platform helps professional and amateur broadcasters deliver high-quality AR video from anywhere Arti, providers of the first cloud-based, no-hardware augmented reality platform for broadcasters and video producers, announced that it has raised $4M in a seed investment round led by Axon Ventures, an early stage fund focused on investing in elite technology founders, with participation by other investors. The company will use the funds to support on-going development of its innovative AR technology platform, and to…

Augmented Reality From Every USA Wine in 2020

Accessibility the key to adoption of new technologies, says Winerytale Augmented reality is moving rapidly into the mainstream, with tech start up Winerytale announcing en-masse rollout of its smartphone AR App to the entire American wine industry. Winerytale, described as the AR App for the wine industry, encourages consumers to scan wine labels to discover the authentic story behind the wine – essentially presenting a range of multimedia content in virtual space adjacent to and within the bottle.…