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Social Media Is Changing Augmented Reality One Filter At A Time
Excitement about virtual reality and augmented reality has swirled around new social media apps (like Snapchat) and hardware products for years. While products like Google Glass have fallen dramatically short of expectations, AR is being implemented in apps and social media more frequently and more seamlessly than ever before. As technology and mainstream acceptance improve, we’re inching closer to a reality where AR is commonplace.
The largest companies in the world, from Apple to Facebook, are working on making AR a part of our everyday online experiences, and social media is at the forefront of AR’s widespread adoption.