Wikitude prepping to release beta browser for BlackBerry 10

If you had a BlackBerry 7 device you are  no doubt familiar with the Wikitude Browser.  It was the first real augmented reality app for BlackBerry, and it provided BlackBerry 7 users with some pretty neat functions.  Well we have received word from Wikitude that are prepping to release a beta browser for BlackBerry 10, […]

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RIM Shows Off BlackBerry 10 Cascades Mapping Elements [Video]

In the latest version of the BlackBerry 10 SDK RIM included MapView for Cascades.  Of course since it was in the SDK it was pretty much only developers that got to take a look at it, but luckily Shadid at RIM created a video of RIM’s CustomMapView sample that makes use of the integrated BlackBerry Maps […]

BB7 Augmented Reality Promo

Neat promo video from BlackBerry showing off Augmented Reality from Wikitude on BB7 Smartphones! Check ittttt

Video: Sphero App Created for BlackBerry 10 In Less Than 2 hours

The amazing augmented reality game Sphero gets into works for BlackBerry 10 platform! This robotic Beaver is the first app ever to let you take a virtual 3-dimensional character for a walk around your house. You can even interact with the real world & eventually, make him an imaginary pet. The video description says, Thanks to our BlackBerry 10 NDK, […]

Wikitude SDK drives Augmented Reality Apps for BlackBerry 10

There is no doubt that augmented reality apps like Wikitude brought something new and exciting to the BlackBerry platform.  With BlackBerry 10 we are hoping to see further progression on the augmented reality front, and the Wikitude will help developers get there.  The BlackBerry Dev Blog has put together some of the best links and […]

Wikitude: Augmented Reality Standard in its Final Stage!

A message from our CTO Martin Lechner concerning the recent advancements in the standardization of augmented reality specifications. Wikitude has been hard at work updating the finalization of the Augmented Reality Standard, and their CTO, Martin Lechner, whom of which is also the head of technology, he is also the Chairman of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) ARML 2.0 Standards Working Group. […]

Wikitude wins “Best Augmented Reality Developer Tool or Platform” for the second year in a row

Wikitude takes home both “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and “Best Developer Tool or Platform” awards at the Augmented Planet Readers Choice Awards 2012. SALZBURG 06 November 2012 – Wikitude, the world leader in augmented reality experiences is happy to announce their win of both the “Best Augmented Reality Browser” and the “Best Developer Tool or […]

BlackBerry DevBlog interviews Wolfgang Damm, Chief Development Architect at Wikitude

With the launch of BlackBerry 7 one of the coolest things we started to see what the inclusion of augmented reality into the platform.  The main app that provided us with augmented reality at the get go was Wikitude, and with the Wikitude for BlackBerry 10 SDK being made available to BlackBerry 10 developers we […]

Augmented reality game Alien Attack announced by ToySoft, coming to some BlackBerry 7 devices

ToySoft has announced their latest game that will be making its way to the BlackBerry world.  Alien Attack is an augmented reality game that overlays Aliens onto whatever your camera is pointing at, and then you move around to blow them into oblivion.  Now this game will only be coming to some of the BlackBerry […]

Wikitude Browser updated to v6.5.1, fixes BBM connection issues

The augmented reality Wikitude Browser received an update today to v6.5.1.  For any of you that use Wikitude on a regular basis this update brings a much-needed fix for the BBM connection issues that existing in the previous version.