Augmented reality…… for kids?

1

If you have ever watched the Matrix or any Sci-Fi movies, you will have probably seen some representation of augmented reality:

Augmented reality (AR) is a live direct or indirect view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented (or supplemented) by computer-generated sensory input such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data”.

Yeah, I had no idea what they were talking about…. until this.

I was given a sample of some stickers for the kids to try out and was told that with a free app, they could be brought to life.  I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I certainly never expected them to be this good!

PicMonkey Collage

I thought about trying to explain it to you but I am neither clever or eloquent enough, so I thought a video to show you would be better.  They are called Mardles, and the free app, which runs on Apple and Android is called AliveLab.

[Having trouble viewing this video? See YouTube’s Help page]

I believe James Murden will introduce this idea to you on Friday 24th July as we – I know its hard to believe – start our countdown to Christmas!!

The kids really loved it and i think it could be THE unique gift for grandkids, nieces and nephews this Christmas!

All the best,

Simon

1 Comment

  1. neil brown January 1, 2016 at 9:47 pm -  Reply

    mardeles app alivelabs does not work waste of time and money

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Facebook

Cast your vote!

Never miss a post!

Sign up to our QGossip feed to get the latest posts in your mailbox.

QVC uses first and third party cookies to enhance your use of this website and provide you with a personalised browsing experience. We do so in accordance with our Privacy Statement and our Cookie Policy. To learn more and change your preferences click here. By actively continuing to use this website, closing this banner or clicking the OK button below, you consent to our use of cookies.

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

OK