improves understanding of new ways of taking into account the state-of the-art in cloud computing, smart technologies and big data management in order to enable discovery for Virtual Museums of European digital content which was previously inaccessible, buried among huge amounts of data and/or not sufficiently tagged with adequate metadata.
- Rui Filipe_Antunes_TA6_Expert
- Victor_Jan Vos_TA6_Expert
Museums play an important role in society. They bear the significant task of collecting, preserving, researching and presenting objects and materials of historical importance. This responsibility means that museums traditionally take happenings of the past and display them in a contemporary setting with the purpose of bringing knowledge and enjoyment to the public. Even though […]
A retrospective look on the advance of virtuality in european museums. Read the full story: NewYork Times Link
Thanks to Google and Apple’s new AR frameworks and the hype generated when major companies promote a new technology, augmented reality is currently enjoying its moment in the sun. Until now viewing AR has required dedicated apps, but new platforms are emerging that enable users to view 3D models in augmented reality using nothing more than a web browser. […]
FX-Guide looks at the State of the Art in X-Realities In 2017 Google’s ARCore and Apple’s ARKit releases put markerless tracking into handheld mobile devices. Microsoft’s Mixed Reality (formerly Windows Holographic) was released as a standard component of Windows 10. The vision of seamless AR across mainstream mobile devices is getting closer but we are […]
VIMM TA6 WORKING GROUPS PHYSICAL MEETING 15/12/2017 AT MIRALab – University of Geneva – successful meeting