APPLICATIONS OF AR IN 2011
Entertainment & Education
AR Revenue in 2014
According to Juniperresearch.com
Augmented Reality Revenue 2010-2014
Increase in 85% in sales
50,000 + hits on YouTube
600% increase in PR activity
Increase in sales of Tissot at Selfridges
Ivan Sutherland creates the first augmented reality system, which is also the first virtual reality system.
Tom Caudell and David Mizell coin the term "augmented reality" to refer to overlaying computer-presented material on top of the real world.
Steve Manin starts wearing a webcam for almost 2 years.
Jun Rekimoto presents 2D matrix markers.
Steve Feiner et al. presents the Touring Machine, the first mobile augmented reality system (MARS).
Hirokazu Kato and Mark Billinghurst present ARToilkit.
Reitmayr et al. presents a model-based hybrid tracking system for outdoor augmented reality.
FUTURE OF AUGMENTED REALITY
AR Contact Lenses