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Developing AR Games for iOS and Android by Dominic Cushnan, Hassan EL Habbak

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Summary

In this chapter we were introduced to the meaning and possibilities of augmented reality. It is a very exciting field that has been briefly introduced in this chapter. We have been introduced to the many forms of augmented reality and how it manifested themselves in the hand of the users in the form of smartphones. We know also understand how powerful AR is at delivering immersive experience for users.

We were introduced to Vuforia, the free AR SDK by Qualcomm. We understand how powerful it can be in improving the flow of creating AR apps for users. Having it handle the technicalities of AR and allowing us to focus on making a better experience. We know the many tracking techniques that Vuforia offers and how different of an experience ...

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