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Dorsett Hospitality International Presents “The Way We Dance” AR Digital Art Performance to Affordable Art Fair

Dorsett Hospitality International Presents “The Way We Dance” AR Digital Art Performance to Affordable Art Fair

HONG KONG SAR, Aug. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Dorsett Hospitality International is delighted to be bringing The Way We Dance, an Augmented Reality (AR) digital art performance piece, to Affordable Art Fair. Returning as the Exclusive Hotel Partner for Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong, Melbourne, London Battersea Autumn and Singapore for 2022, Dorsett Hospitality International has [...]

S. Korean Institute Develops AR Technology for Breast Cancer Surgery

S. Korean Institute Develops AR Technology for Breast Cancer Surgery

GWANGJU, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Photonics Technology Institute said Monday it has developed a free-space augmented reality (AR) system that allows examination of the exact location and shape of breast cancer tissue through the naked eye, without using separate AR glasses or other supplementary devices. The technology, developed jointly by the institute, [...]

Furniture, Home Appliances Makers Vying to Create Customer Experience Online

Furniture, Home Appliances Makers Vying to Create Customer Experience Online

SEOUL, Dec. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Furniture and home appliances makers, for which consumers have struggled to decide if size and color match well until such items are placed in actual spaces, are vying to bring offline retail experiences online. Shinsegae Casa, a furniture brand of Shinsegae Department Store, unveiled an augmented reality (AR) service [...]

Philips Expands Augmented Reality Surgical Navigation – ClarifEye – to Two New International Sites with Successful Clinical Outcomes

Philips Expands Augmented Reality Surgical Navigation – ClarifEye – to Two New International Sites with Successful Clinical Outcomes

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Dec. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that the first patients have been successfully treated using its innovative 3D Augmented Reality (AR) spine navigation solution at Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children’s Hospital, Spain, and the Armed Forces Hospital, Oman. For both [...]

S. Korea to Protect VR, AR Videos as Intellectual Property

S. Korea to Protect VR, AR Videos as Intellectual Property

DAEJEON, Oct. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Virtual reality and augmented reality videos, as well as images expressed on websites, street walls and human bodies will be eligible to be registered as intellectual property (IP) in South Korea, the country’s patent office said Tuesday. The Korea Intellectual Property Office announced that digitally-produced designs with various purposes [...]

New Exhibition Offers Chance to View Korean Cultural Assets Held Overseas in AR Format

New Exhibition Offers Chance to View Korean Cultural Assets Held Overseas in AR Format

SEOUL, Aug. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — An exhibition will be held to provide the chance for visitors to enjoy Korean cultural assets held overseas in augmented reality (AR) format. The Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation will host the ‘exhibition without artworks’ at the National Intangible Heritage Training Center in Seoul from Aug. 20-31. This exhibition will [...]

Joseon-era Gov’t Office, Palace Rituals to be Reborn Through AR, VR Technology

Joseon-era Gov’t Office, Palace Rituals to be Reborn Through AR, VR Technology

SEOUL, July 6 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul metropolitan government said Tuesday it is developing augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) platforms to enable the public to virtually experience a government office and historical palace rituals from the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910). The city government will develop the platforms in partnership with the Cultural Heritage [...]