Yearly Archives

2017

This AR Headset Displays Subtitles for Hearing Impaired

Greta & Starks, a start-up based in Berlin, is opening the movie theatre door for everyone — including those with visual or hearing impairments and non-native speakers.Both Greta and Starks are apps that allow people with sight or hearing loss to enjoy films.The apps both rely on a database of films, in addition to the captions and commentary,…
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IoT meets Augmented Reality

Many years ago there was an entertaining television commercial in the USA where a company, I think it was Wendy's, explained how much care and effort they put into making a perfect meal for their customers.At the time I didn't realise how many truisms this commercial contained, but the implied message of "Good things take extra effort" didn't…
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