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Yelp's iPhone App in Action 

Augmented Reality At The Thanksgiving Table

From: Andrew Davis
Length: 10:37

Eric Singley, Yelp’s Product Manager who has been working on Yelp’s iPhone app, walks us through the augmented reality (AR) experience they’re bringing to the masses. Meanwhile, Darryl Jelley (DJ) from advertising agency Brand Content helps us explore the potential for AR in this new, information-enhanced world. Read the full description.

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Eric Singley, Yelp’s Product Manager who has been working on Yelp’s iPhone app, walks us through the augmented reality (AR) experience they’re bringing to the masses. Meanwhile, Darryl Jelley (DJ) from advertising agency Brand Content helps us explore the potential for AR in this new, information-enhanced world.

If you’d like to see the AR experience in action, here’s a great video showcasing the real-world experience.

Ray Ban is doing some cool stuff with AR — take a look at this virtual mirror!

Here’s a really amazing Lego in-store, augmented-reality experiment. Amazing stuff, huh?

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Piece Description

Eric Singley, Yelp’s Product Manager who has been working on Yelp’s iPhone app, walks us through the augmented reality (AR) experience they’re bringing to the masses. Meanwhile, Darryl Jelley (DJ) from advertising agency Brand Content helps us explore the potential for AR in this new, information-enhanced world.

If you’d like to see the AR experience in action, here’s a great video showcasing the real-world experience.

Ray Ban is doing some cool stuff with AR — take a look at this virtual mirror!

Here’s a really amazing Lego in-store, augmented-reality experiment. Amazing stuff, huh?

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Andrew Davis, Reporter

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