Augmented reality apps are transoforming and revolutionizing the way learning and education are delivered. I have already written a detailed guide on everything teachers need to know about Augmented reality and below is list of some great Augmented reality apps to go with it. Check them out below and share with us what you think of them:
1- Junaoi: Augmented Reality Browser
junaio is the most advanced mobile augmented reality browser. It’s a fast and easy way to discover your world. Find local events, offers and listings; scan QR codes and barcodes to get instant access to additional information; unlock augmented content on images and objects to play games or experience new virtual interactions.
2- Sun Seeker: 3D Augmented Reality Viewer
Provides a FLAT VIEW COMPASS and an AUGMENTED REALITY CAMERA 3-D VIEW showing the solar path, its hour intervals, its winter and summer solstice paths, rise and set times and more and a MAP VIEW showing solar direction for each daylight hour.
Wikitude is your "third eye" and allows you to see things you wouldn't normally see. Wikitude's Augmented Reality connects you with the world around you in a completely new way - a truly exciting and immersive experience. By using the camera, simply hold up your smartphone and engage with your immediate surroundings. Get information on places, find restaurants, discover people and even play games - all through Wikitude’s field of vision.
4- Star Chart
Using state of the art GPS technology, an accurate 3D universe, and all of the latest high tech functionality, Star Chart calculates – in real time - the current location of every star, planet and moon visible from Earth and shows you precisely where they are; even in broad daylight!
5- Layar, Augmented Reality
Layar is the #1 AR and interactive print app! Scan magazines, newspapers, posters, products and other items that have been enhanced with Layar – just look for the Layar logo. Then watch as extra digital content appears, allowing you to interact with print in a whole new way!
6- Acrossair Augmented Reality Browser
acrossair is an augmented reality browser application that functions as a navigator to get you to the nearest location of your choice. It is also packed full of additional information on points of interest near and around you.
ZooBurst is a digital storytelling tool that lets anyone easily create his or her own augmented reality 3D pop-up books. Our iPad app is designed compliment our web based storytelling community and help you view your stories “on the go.”