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Market Guide: Augmented Reality Vendors

Published: 31 July 2014

ID: G00262791

Analyst(s): Mike McGuire , Richard Fouts


Digital and physical worlds collide as augmented reality moves from science fiction into everyday consumer and business life, opening up new opportunities for digital marketers.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

  • Technical Hurdles Are Falling
  • "Hands Free" Is Particularly Attractive
  • A Twinkle in the Eye

Market Analysis

  • Augmented Reality Software Platform Vendors
  • Hardware Developers and Manufacturers
  • Consumer
  • Vertical Market Segments

Representative Vendors

  • Catchoom
    • Engaging With Catchoom
    • Patents
    • Partial Client List
    • Future Direction
  • Metaio
    • Engaging With Metaio
    • Partial Client List
    • Patents
    • Future Direction
  • Ngrain
    • Engaging With Ngrain
    • Partial Client List
    • Patents
    • Future Direction
  • Seabery
    • Engaging With Seabery
    • Future Direction
  • Scope AR
    • Engaging With Scope AR
    • Partial Client List
    • Future Direction
  • Total Immersion
    • Engaging With Total Immersion
    • Patents
    • Partial Client List
    • Future Direction
  • VividWorks
    • Engaging With VividWorks
    • Future Direction
  • Major Providers Investing in Augment Reality
    • Epson America
    • Intel
    • Qualcomm/Vuforia

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