Augmented Reality

By Chris Dawson June 17, 2020 - 10:30 am

New beta Etsy augmented reality experience for iOS

There's a brand new beta version of an Etsy augmented reality experience to play with in the iOS app. It lets Etsy buyers view items like photography, paintings, and prints as if they were hanging in their own homes. Since the start of the COVID-19

London Dynamics AR solution launched at Retail Without Borders

Michael Valdsgaard, former head of digital transformation at IKEA, has used his keynote speech at Retail Without Borders to launch his latest venture: a high-tech immersive commerce solution provider, London Dynamics. London Dynamics has developed a next-generation augmented reality (AR) platform which enables retail brands

DHL deploys AR smart glasses to accelerate warehouse operations globally

DHL have rolled-out augmented reality (AR) smart glasses as part of their digitalisation strategy, which aims to accelerate their warehouse fulfilment processes globally. In 2015, the AR-enabled smart glasses saw a successful pilot at DHL ahead of the wider introduction. Following test runs in the USA,

‘We want to bring innovation to the market,’ says Hermes CEO

"We are becoming more innovative, and that's the position we want to bring to the delivery market," is the phrase Hermes CEO uses to describe the explosive tech growth of the company. Speaking to Tamebay at TDCGlobal  (The Delivery Conference), Martijn de Lange, CEO of Hermes said

Hermes UK includes augmented reality video messages to their parcels

Hermes UK announced an initiative that will see the use of augmented reality video messages to delight customers when receiving a parcel. We spoke to Martijn de Lange, CEO of Hermes at TDCGlobal (The Delivery Conference) who told us that the new feature will be available

Amazon rolls out augmented reality app feature for Black Friday

Amazon has rolled out new 'AR View' augmented reality app feature just in time' for Black Friday sale to allow shoppers view products in their home space. But, the new 3-D tool appears to be in an early release stage as a couple of us have

What eBay should have announced in the Autumn 2017 Seller Release

eBay's Autumn 2017 Seller release was all about evolving the marketplace and creating a journey sellers can link into for success. We understand that faced with some measures such as editing images to remove watermarks and ever more product identifier requirements you might view it

How virtual reality will change the high street

Jodie Pride works at multichannel management solutions provider, Veeqo. Today in this guest post she takes a look away from the virtual world of the Internet and looks at how virtual reality will change the high street as we know it today. Much of the technology

Are you investing in new mobile technology?

Mobile shopping is increasingly used on eBay, but it would appear that adoption of new technologies is nowhere near as fast for off line retailers. Interactive TV, augmented reality, image recognition and in-store technologies are all starting to be used, but according to research by Conlumino,

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