Cool Augmented Business Card from Toxin Labs

While the whole web is gushing over James Alliban's augmented business card, I find the next implementation even more exciting. Don't get me wrong, Alliban's card is cool, but this one is a bit more useful:

Augmented Business Card from jonas on Vimeo.



It was created by Jonas Jäger, and more importantly, he doesn't plan to keep the technology to himself. Jäger plans to release a front-end application that will let you create your own "presentation" that will be displayed when your business card is flashed in front of a web camera. It uses a QR code to identify your card from others, and an AR marker to have FLARToolKit something to get a fix on. All in all, it answers Thomas Carpenter's call to create a service for these kind of augmented business cards, and really looks good.

(Augmented Business Card at Toxin Labs)

2 comments:

Daniel said...

Looks like a copy of our augmented business cards:
http://studierstube.org/handheld_ar/businesscards.php

Anonymous said...

QR Code AR Demo ( Augmented Reality )

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I6MiJKgtbug

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