Interviews

Plattar CEO, Rupert Deans, on bringing WebXR to their platform
August 21st, 2018 | Augmented Reality, Interviews
Not only can the Plattar's AR platform create iOS and Android AR apps, they've now released a WebXR Device API that will start bringing AR to the web via their platform too! Rupert Deans, CEO and founder of Plattar, shared some details with Dev Diner on the exciting news ahead of Magnify World Melbourne.
Barry Sandrew on bringing colour to classic films, 3D to new feature films and the potential of VR/AR
August 1st, 2018 | Augmented Reality, Interviews
Barry Sandrew is a neuroscientist who invented a process for colorising B&W films and bringing 3D to 2D movies! He was kind enough to have a Q&A on his experiences and what he sees in the future for VR/AR. He'll be speaking about the journey of alternative realities at Magnify World in Melbourne this month.
How you can take advantage of the endless opportunities in AR
July 26th, 2018 | Augmented Reality, Interviews
Pat Hull is a serial entrepreneur on a panel at Magnify World in Melbourne next month to talk all about investing in the VR/AR space. He was kind enough to take some time out to talk about VR/AR's potential and give his advice for budding VR/AR entrepreneurs.
This team is building a new platform for moving around in VR
May 23rd, 2018 | Interviews, Virtual Reality
Puya Abolfathi and his Sydney-based team at Visospace are putting together smooth omnidirectional locomotion using a hoverboard-like device called the Alto100. It has reached 100% funding on Indiegogo this week and I wanted to get some more detail on their tech!
A glimpse into an augmented fashion filled future
May 5th, 2018 | Augmented Reality, Interviews
Find your current shirt a bit too... flat? Plain? Not interactive enough? Never fear! Patricia Haueiss, an active member of the Australian VR/AR community, put together a prototype for augmented reality fashion. Here's her story!
Tips on augmented reality dev from Mapbox’s AR lead
May 2nd, 2018 | Augmented Reality, Interviews
Adam Debreczeni, Mapbox’s AR Lead and co-founder of Fitness AR (recently acquired by Mapbox!), has lived in the emerging tech industry for quite some time. As Mapbox continues to empower more developers in AR with their SDKs, I thought it'd be good to chat with Adam about the industry and get his tips on it all.