AR in Retail, Marketing, and Sales in 2021: Practical Yet Innovative

July 06, 2021

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

Image credit: Unsplash Augmented reality’s tremendous potential spans a variety of industries. The applications available through AR can improve customer satisfaction and drive sales. AR can lead conversions, help shoppers in stores and help customers shop online. When customers are connected to products they buy in an authentic, tactile, and visual way, they can...More >

How Augmented Reality Navigation Systems Work

June 14, 2021

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

When GPS was invented in 1978 and made available to the public in the following decade, navigation changed profoundly. As it guides automobiles, airplanes, and ships at sea, GPS has had a tremendous impact on how we get around. However, there are still challenges to be overcome. How can augmented reality be used to guide users in indoor and outdoor environments? ...More >

Augmented Reality in iOS Apps: ARKit Development Guide

June 04, 2021

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

Augmented reality was considered science fiction in the past. However, it has evolved to become an integral part of the digital experience that we live in today. Brought to fruition with the power of iPhone hardware and software technologies, AR has entered the mainstream for many different real world applications. Thanks to Apple’s software development tools in ...More >

Augmented Reality Development Guide 2021: Devices, Tools, Platforms

May 29, 2021

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

Augmented reality’s success continues to power into the future despite last year’s numerous and persistent challenges. With the augmented reality market valuing at $8.9 billion USD and growing, this is an incredibly important segment to take advantage of to remain competitive in technology. With an audience of 810 million active AR users on mobile, the potential ...More >

How to Develop Augmented Reality Apps for Business

April 17, 2021

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

Cutting through the hype and arriving at answers about how AR apps can benefit your business is essential. As with other forms of software development, the current state of AR technology imposes constraints. It’s prudent to always take these constraints into account, even if you’re working with absolute rock star developers on a project. Let’s e...More >

7 Technology Trends To Reshape The Future of Retail Industry in 2021

March 22, 2021

Liam Shotwell, Writer, Technology Enthusiast

Transformation in the digital space has completely reshaped shopping, online experiences, and even customer expectations in physical stores. The COVID-19 pandemic’s disruption has turned the industry upside down, bringing with it unparalleled technological innovations.  It’s important to consider where these innovations are taking us next by identifying the techn...More >

10 Augmented Reality Trends in 2021: The Future is Here

February 01, 2021

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

Updated: February 1, 2021 Augmented reality technology has seen unprecedented growth in 2020. Commercial use of the technology has exploded due to use by market leaders like Microsoft, Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon. According to MarketsandMarkets, the market for AR technology is worth $15.3 billion. It’s worth exploring the different avenues and trends that...More >

Virtual Fitting Room Development Using AR & AI Technologies

September 03, 2020

Maksym Tatariants, AI Solution Architect at MobiDev

I hate shopping in brick and mortar stores. However, my interest in virtual shopping is not limited to the buyer experience only. With the MobiDev DataScience department, I’ve gained experience in working on AI technologies for virtual fitting. The goal of this article is to describe how these systems work from the inside. AR & AI Technologies for Virtual Fit...More >

Augmented Reality Demo Collection by MobiDev

May 02, 2019

Augmented Reality repeatedly proves its viability for practical use across a number of areas—from effective customer support in shared AR spaces to indoor navigation to inventive means of raising brand awareness. Our team, as always, is at the forefront, continuously mastering and applying the latest AR technologies. Here’s our take on the practical side of...More >

Augmented Reality-based User Manual: Video Demo

April 24, 2019

Delivery of information in an engaging way is one of the most widespread use cases that Augmented Reality companies showcase in their portfolio. And if we speak about user manuals, we need to be practical and add convenience. What can be easier and faster than just pointing your smartphone camera at an electronic device and get immediate information on what it co...More >

Augmented Reality For Corporate Campus Navigation: Video Demo

April 18, 2019

Augmented Reality development companies continuously reveal new potential use cases for practical purposes. Our today’s demo is the second one to elaborate on the concept of indoor navigation on campus, this time with the help of Apple’s ARKit. First and foremost, this may be of interest to modern companies with large premises and hundreds of employee...More >

Augmented Reality Business Cards: Use AR For Brand Promotion & Advertising

March 01, 2019

Augmented Reality technology has become one of the most engaging means of delivering your products and services right to the pockets of your customers. Meaningful application of AR can become a novel way of interacting with your audience and bringing value to them, with improved visual recognition and emotional attachment. Augmented Reality Development Guide For ...More >

Microsoft HoloLens Demo: MobiDev Showroom

February 27, 2019

This demo project showcases the capabilities of Microsoft HoloLens for product presentation and educational purposes. Business goals: Engagement and retention of customers via presentation of products in the mixed reality environment Product: HoloLens application that allows the user to interact with digital 3D models + back end used as to store and send models t...More >

How Enterprises Innovate With Wearables & Extended Reality

October 02, 2018

MobiDev team will soon attend the 5th Enterprise Wearable Technology Summit, the leading event dedicated to the use of wearable technologies for industrial enterprise application. Well before this event, we decided to share some insights from the world of modern enterprise wearables, possible ways to apply them, and obstacles on their way to broader adoption. Wea...More >

ARCore-based Indoor Navigation: Video Demo

September 27, 2018

Indoor navigation based on Augmented Reality is yet another use case that puts innovation to daily practice. While mapping services like those of Apple and Google perfectly cover outdoor navigation in cities, routing inside larger buildings—e.g. offices, malls, and airports—remains a relevant problem. This demo showcases a possible solution, which does not involv...More >

Remote Assistance Using Shared AR & WebRTC: Video Demo

September 12, 2018

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

Augmented reality has become the next step in ever growing effectiveness of remote collaboration and assistance. Here’s a video demo that proves it, combining two tech innovations—AR and WebRTC—to enable peer-to-peer communication and interaction by means of placing digital marks within a shared augmented space. The primary feature of this augmented reality...More >

All You Need To Know About Augmented Reality Testing

July 24, 2018

Augmented reality is no longer a futuristic fantasy. It is here and now, a viable part of the consumer market, available for millions of mobile users. Headsets, however, are a more complicated case, given all the limitations and issues with battery life, performance, and convenience for the user. Despite all that, businesses seize opportunities to build pioneerin...More >