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Ben Woods / The Next Web:
Augmented reality matures: Blippar confirms Layar acquisition, no immediate plans to rock the boat   —  UK and US-based augmented reality company Blippar has snapped up its Dutch rival Layar for an undisclosed all-cash sum, the company confirmed today following rumors of the deal last week.
Jun 18, 2014, 11:15 AMIn context
Ben Woods / The Next Web:
Layar now wants to augment your reality with its Google Glass app   —  Augmented reality and wearable technology go hand-in-hand, so it's with not too much surprise that we've just learnt that Layar's augmented reality app is now available to download for Google Glass.
Mar 20, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context
Matt Brian / The Next Web:
Layar's augmented reality app Stiktu launches worldwide, letting you tag and share real-world items   —  Launching in nine European countries at the end of last year, Layar's social and user-generated augmented reality app Stiktu is now available worlwide, allowing you to tag and add …
Jun 12, 2012, 8:45 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / BetaKit:
Layar Shifts From Future to Present Tense With Creator Launch   —  Dutch augmented reality (AR) startup Layar today unveiled its new Creator tool, which is designed to allow publishers of offline print content to quickly and easily integrate AR features in their publications.
Jun 6, 2012, 5:20 PMIn context
Mike Butcher / TechCrunch Europe:
New Layar Vision recognises real world objects and displays AR objects on top   —  Recently a few startups have started to appear with mobile apps allowing you to point a smartphone at an object and view some kind of augmented reality object or information associated with it.
Aug 2, 2011, 11:45 AMIn context
Ina Fried / All Things Digital:
Augmented Reality Universe Gets a New Layar   —  Layar, one of the pioneering augmented reality phone applications, is getting a new update that the program's founders hope will make it both easier to use and more social.  —  The smartphone app allows various information …
Apr 11, 2011, 3:15 PMIn context
Robin Wauters / TechCrunch:
Intel Capital Augments Layar's Reality With A $14 Million Capital Infusion   —  Augmented reality startup Layar has raised roughly $14 million (€10 million) in its second round of funding, which was led by Intel Capital and joined by previous backers Sunstone Capital and Prime Ventures.
Nov 16, 2010, 5:55 PMIn context
Chris Cameron / ReadWriteWeb:
Layar Introduces Layar Stream to Help You Find Popular Nearby AR Content   —  Amsterdam-based mobile augmented reality developers Layar are announcing today the launch a new service that will make it easy for users to discover the most popular local AR content from their iPhones or Android devices.
May 7, 2010, 10:50 AMIn context
Gary Cutlack / EuroDroid:
Layar launches “world's first augmented reality store”   —  Layar, the technically impressive mobile augmented reality app, has seen a potentially HUGE update arrive today in the form of an accompanying store full of paid-for layers.  —  Layar, which says its app has been downloaded …
Apr 28, 2010, 8:55 PMIn context
Brian Barrett / Gizmodo:
Samsung Galaxy S Phone Is the First Step In Samsung's Smart Life   —  Samsung has been hinting at “S Life” so far at CTIA, and now we've got some details: the Galaxy S phone is a 1GHz, 4-inch AMOLED display, feature-filled Android smartphone.  Updating live:
Mar 23, 2010, 4:35 PMIn context

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