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Augmented Reality by PhillyHistory.org and Azavea launches on iPhone, Android uncategorized

Jun. 8, 2011 10:00 am

Augmented Reality by PhillyHistory.org and Azavea launches on iPhone, Android

The following is a report done in partnership with Temple University’s Philadelphia Neighborhoods Program, the capstone class for the Temple Journalism Department. In February 2010, the National Endowment for the Humanities Office of Digital Humanities awarded the Philadelphia Department of Records a Digital Humanities Startup grant to investigate the use of augmented reality applications for […]
Augmented reality in Philly historic photos: Azavea and Philadelphia Department of Records smartphone details uncategorized

Feb. 28, 2011 10:00 am

Augmented reality in Philly historic photos: Azavea and Philadelphia Department of Records smartphone details

As we already noted, GIS shop Azavea has received grant work to develop an augmented reality smartphone phototype with historical Philly photos. Now we get greater details: …we’re currently hard at work investigating mobile augmented reality and its use with historical photographs.  The Philadelphia Department of Records recently won an NEH Digital Humanities Start-Up Grant […]
Breadboard launches augmented reality art exhibit throughout city creative

Oct. 18, 2010 11:00 am

Breadboard launches augmented reality art exhibit throughout city

Public art and augmented reality have collided in Philadelphia. On Friday, tech arts program Breadboard — an initiative hosted by the University City Science Center — launched the local version of the Virtual Public Art Project, a national augmented reality art program. Using a free mobile application at eight locations in the city users can […]