Layar android augmented reality app is out. Will Windows Mobile 7 have this technology by default ?


The much anticipated augmented reality Layar app is now available through the Android Market. You can download it directly to your android phone now and take it for a spin. Engadget noticed that their seems to be some aiming problems which are probably hardware related (Google Sky exhibits the same issues).

Source: Engadget

Augmented reality is going to be the next “big thing” in the coming months/years and don’t be surprised if it’s fully part/integrated through Windows Mobile 7′s Bing Search in the Future. Take a look at Bill Gates latest CES Keynote in 2008 where he demos an Augmented reality device/service syncing all the date through a mesh (Live Mesh?)…

HTC TouchFlo 3D 2.6 video walkthrough

Here’s a video walkthrough of the HTC Leo Rom showing the new CoverFlow style music and photo applications, it runs a bit slow but should be blazing fast on the Leo‘s Snapdragon (or Tegra) chip:

Following the their previous video the boys over at Pocketnow are now giving us a really short (compared to the one above) walkthrough of the HTC Leo Rom and the new TouchFlo 3D 2.6 UI. The most notable change on the home screen compared to the 2.5 version is the clock similar to the one on the HTC Hero and the ToucFlo icons who also look similar to the Sense UI icons.

Source: Youtube