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Wikitude SDK 6: See beyond reality with SLAM

Introducing SDK 6, Wikitude’s powerful SLAM solution for augmented reality appsWe are excited to announce the latest version of our augmented reality SDK, powered by the all-new Wikitude 3D SLAM engine. SDK 6 combines top-notch image recognition and tracking, improved geo-location AR, and new 3D tracking technology (SLAM-based), becoming the world’s most comprehensive augmented reality ... Read more

Wikitude SDK 6 – A technical insight

In this blog post, Wikitude CTO Philipp Nagele shares some insights into the technical background of SDK 6 and the changes that go along with the new version of Wikitude’s augmented reality SDK. The planning and work for SDK 6 reach far back into 2015. While working on the previous release 5.3 to add support ... Read more

Augmented Reality Market: 2016 Year in Review

2016 flew by and we can’t believe how incredible this year was for Wikitude and the augmented reality industry: large investments, new players, new tools, advancements in our SDK and a handful of showcases such as Porsche, IKEA Delft, Media Markt and many others. We had personalities and tech influencers stressing the fundamental changes AR is bringing to ... Read more

Giveaway result: Augmented Reality will save the planet

We had some pretty impressive submissions for this year’s Wikitude Xmas giveaway – over 100 submissions via email and social media from 18 different countries. We saw it all: a handmade letter to Santa, an artist wanting to augment paintings of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, a girl whose mission is to bring AR to Trinidad & Tobago ... Read more