Augmented reality (AR) is a relatively new technology with an application in different directions. It is expected to be revolutionary in the way people interacts with their world.
AR technology is based on object recognition, it simply works by pointing your mobile phone camera to an object and the mobile application can identify previously defined objects. After identifying objects the application can interact with these objects with different type of interactions by add animation, writing text, playing movies,...
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ARBook is one of the innovations developed at HDBC to be a platform for publishing a set of interactive books on Android and iOS mobile devices.