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Ohio State Offers Augmented Reality Spine Surgery

An orthopaedic spine surgeon at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is the first in Ohio to use an augmented reality guidance system during open and minimally invasive spine implant procedures.
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Aircards Create Dell Technologies Virtual Stand Experience

Leading WebAR agency Aircards have recently developed a Virtual Stand and Hologram experience in partnership with CXO Strategies Middle East for their client, Dell Technologies.
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ISS Astronauts Use Augmented Reality Apps To Assist With Repairs

Astronauts on the ISS are trialing an augmented reality system which can help in the inspection and maintenance of station equipment.
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The Glimpse Group Launches Enterprise Focused Virtual NFT and Crypto VR & AR Software Product Development Effort

The Glimpse Group, Inc. a diversified Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality platform company providing enterprise focused solutions. Earlier this week the company announced an internal initiative which focuses on utilising robust technologies, software and services of its subsidiary companies towards a new enterprise focused vertical including Non-Fungible Token (NFT) and Crypto segments.
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Perfect Corp. Partners With Avon México On AR- And AI-Based Sales

Beauty technology solutions provider Perfect Corp. has announced a partnership with Avon México to integrate augmented reality and artificial intelligence through facial analysis technology in its YouCam Makeup app for more personalised consumer shopping experiences.
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TikTok To Follows Snap & Facebook By Utilising Augmented Reality Developer Tools

TikTok has announced that the company is experimenting with a set of developer tools which would enable creators to one day build augmented reality effects on the popular app. 
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Snap Hires Facebook Executive to Lead Augmented Reality Partnerships

Snap Inc. is looking to advance its augmented reality, to do this they have recently hired longtime Facebook Inc. executive Konstantinos Papamiltiadis to oversee the effort. 
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NSG Group Implement Augmented Reality HUD For Mercedes Benz

Japanese glass manufacturing company NSG Group has been chosen by Mercedes-Benz AG to implement its augmented reality heads up display technology on the new Mercedes Benz S-Class model.
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We pride ourselves on being a fast moving, agile and proactive team of writers and content creators. The team's passion for Augmented Reality shines through in their work. Want to learn more? Here's a casual Q&A.

What makes ar.rocks different?

We like to think our personality makes us different. Augmented Reality is, above all, a damn fun industry to be involved in. We're here to boost the eco-system, report on the important stories and heck.. have some fun doing it.

Where are you based?

We're a global team. Digital nomads, if you will.

I have a cool Augmented Reality news story, can you report on it?

Awesome! Send it over. Our brilliant Chief Editor, Emily, will be happy to take a look!

Do you only report on Augmented Reality news?

Mainly - yes. Augmented Reality has such a rich and active community of companies, creators and enthusiasts that we rarely have time to talk about anything other than AR.

How do I get into the AR industry?

You can visit the ar.rocks Jobs Board which features the latest job openings for the AR industry. Take a look around and see if anything looks like a good fit.

Where can I learn more about Augmented Reality?

Great question. We have a great selection of resources available. You should start with our Ultimate Augmented Reality glossary, in which you can dive deep into all of the industry/technical terms you might be unsure about.

Feel free to contact us if you have further questions or if you have tips for a newsworthy story.
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