Augment Your Reality with RockstAR

Razorfish has recently created an experience named RockstAR which features augmented reality and multi-touch technology.

It is the classic photo booth experience taken to the next level with interactive technology, social integration (currently the experience posts to twitter, twitpic and flickr) and good ole fashioned Rock n Roll.

New Age Business Cards Part 2

In part 1 we had seen simple business cards being integrated with Microsoft Surface to give more details about the person / company. The major restriction here was that the extra information could only be seen using Microsoft Surface which is not yet commonly found.

But now similar information can be shared with the use of augmented reality and all you need is a web cam. 😎 Here are some cool examples…

How to design your own Augmented Reality business card?

For those who have limited budgets for customized AR business card…you can make do with Visualcard.me which lets you download a black-bordered “marker” to add onto your business card, which a webcam then uses to recognize your card and display simple AR features such as links to your contact information and social media profiles, as demonstrated in this brief clip…

New age business cards Part 1

Ever wondered what your co-worker did last weekend? Amnesia Razorfish in Australia made it easy to find out with a Microsoft Surface staff directory application.

The application uses Surface tags printed on all Amnesia Razorfish business cards to show extra information about employees such as blog posts, tweets and Flickr photos.

With business cards like these…I don’t see why the clients would not be jumping to work with them. 🙂