If you are not familiar with the term, you must have heard of augmented reality before. You might have even used augmented reality technology yourself without even knowing it. Augmented reality is simply a fancy way for referencing computer-generated images or information in order to provide better customer service or interactive educational experiences. In other words, it is using the world around you as a means of creating and providing additional information or entertainment. In some cases, augmented reality is known as Mixed Reality.
Augmented reality does not refer to artificial intelligence. Artificial intelligence refers to the ability to program machines to perform specific tasks. Augmented reality programs the brain to accept and understand information that is presented to it. This is one of the biggest benefits of artificially intelligent systems. For instance, the Google self-driving car project was created with the assistance of artificial intelligence, as well as GPS, among other high-tech software and hardware.
The reason why companies like Google and NASA are investing heavily in augmented reality is due to the extreme importance of travel. Travel has always been important. It allows people to experience different cultures, discover unknown shores, find new adventures, and most of all, allow people to connect with the rest of the world. However, traveling may be just too much for some people. With an artificial intelligent system like Google’s self-driving car project, these people can experience traveling in ways that they never thought were possible.
People have different reasons for going on vacation. Some go on vacation to relax, some go on vacation to enjoy and benefit from the nature and the landscape around them. Some go on vacation to meet someone, and others go on vacation to have fun. No matter what your reasons are, understanding augmented reality could help you have the best vacation ever. All you need to do is learn how to implement the technology into your life, and that is what we are going to discuss in this article.
Augmented reality refers to the use of digital devices like smart phones, tablets, laptops, cameras, and other devices to create an experience that is real but not real. This was the very idea of Google’s self-driving car project. Companies like Apple and NASA are working closely with Google to produce artificial intelligent systems that will communicate with each other and with a user’s camera to produce a three dimensional image of real objects or locations. This creates an augmented reality where the user sees himself standing next to, looking through a camera, using his phone, or looking up through a telescope and so on.
Google’s self-driving car project may pave the way for more advancements in understanding augmented reality, as well as the future of artificial intelligence. Self-driving cars may one day replace every single human taxi driver, eliminating the need for seat belts and traffic laws. In fact, it may soon be legal to drive anywhere in the United States with an artificial intelligent robotic car that is capable of driving itself and also legally driving itself.
This same concept has been applied to medical equipment. A new type of display screen called Liquid Crystal Display or LCD screen, which uses an extremely advanced technology called Light Emitting Diode or LED, has already been used in hospitals to create digital images of organs and tissue. If these screens were used on vehicles, they would not only be able to show surgeons what they were looking at inside a patient’s body, but they would also be able to show the surgeon the exact location of an organ, or the location where a ligament was broken.
However, it is unclear how far this technology is really going. One thing that is clear though, is that Google and other tech companies are investing billions into researching artificial intelligence and self-driving cars. This is likely to continue for the coming years and probably even decades. Whether we understand augmented reality, or the potential applications of artificial intelligence, the future definitely looks bright for the future of computers and the internet.