A new way to interact with the world, Aurasma is an augmented reality app is designed for iPhone and iPad. This augmented reality app allows users to bring objects, tagged images and physical locations to life with the help of interactive digital content like animations, 3D scenes and video called Auras.
Look out for the ‘A’ logo in magazines, newspapers, product packaging, clothing and books. Once you come across the ‘A’, an Aura is waiting for you to discover. With the help of Aurasma augmented reality app you can discover Auras at nearby locations using the map feature. The ‘explore’ and ‘featured’ sections of this augmented reality app help you to find the most popular and latest Auras.
Aurasma is the only augmented reality application that allow users to create as well as share their own augmented reality. It comes with simple tools with the help of which you can create your own Auras and once done, share the same with other Aurasma users and friends. To create Auras, you have a choice of thousands of digital animations that are readily available on the platform. Additionally, you can use your own videos and photos to create your Auras.
One of the most popular user-generated Auras created include adding 3D dinosaurs to your local street and then sending/ sharing it as a video message on greetings cards. You can even leave hidden clues through this augmented reality app in a treasure hunt and add instructional information to machine and/ or augmenting text books and other educational projects.
Aurasma is a great augmented reality app to get creative and share your digital content with friends and family in a unique way. And you have the entire world waiting out there to get tagged.
The following are the new features of the latest Version 2.2.0 of this augmented reality app:
- Password recovery option
- General stability & efficiency improvements
- Spanish, French and Japanese language localization
This augmented reality app is free and takes up 13.2 MB of your disk space. Apart from the above mentioned languages, it is available in English and Portuguese languages. It requires iOS 4.3 or later. The augmented reality app is compatible with 4th generation and 5th generation iPod touch; iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5; 3rd generation and 4th generation iPad, iPad mini and also with iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular.
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