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Parrot AR Drone Turns Real Life into a Video Game
iPhone-controlled 'copter 'bot augments real objects in its path into targets in a virtual world.
Microsoft’s Mobicast Stitches Together Multiple Cell Phone Videos in Real Time
If TMZ.com and Kate Moss have taught us anything, it’s that there’s a lot of cell phone video footage out...
Find Your Twitter Friends In Real Life With an Augmented Reality iPhone App
Like most Internet applications, Twitter connects you with people who seem to exist in a vast, abstract, cyberspace. Now, a...
Mercedes-Benz Launches New Apps-Based Telematics Service
Starting this week, Mercedes buyers can sign up for a service that'll connect their cars with their smartphones. And a load of new apps could be on the way
NASA Scientist Converts iPhone into Chemical Sniffer
A new plug-in iPhone device can detect airborne ammonia, chlorine gas and methane
Video: iPhone App Remotely Drives a Chrysler Minivan
In the future, we'll all be able to drive without leaving home. Researchers in Berlin reworked their DARPA-spec autonomous minivan to be controllable by an iPhone app
PopSci Reader iPhone App: Now Available
After its mandatory stint in app-approval purgatory, our brand new PopSci Reader for iPhone/iPod touch is now available. It’s a...
The Department of Defense's largest non-classified AI project is inspired by Microsoft's hated virtual assistant, Clippy
Augmented Reality Subway Finder iPhone App Is Awesome
This, friends, is the future of mobile apps continuing on its march. Augmented reality–the ability to overlay various data sets...
Speech Recognition iPhone App Translates Arabic On the Fly
Speech technology is advancing quickly; even smartphones offer apps that let you speak commands and perform voice-activated searches. Now, a...