one third of people with phones have tried AR on the past few years [Forbes], still companies like Microsoft are speculating around a slow growth for the next years in the sector of mixed reality [HotHardware]. This doesn’t change the fact that to design for AR has it’s own new challenges and advantages. One advantage explored here is the idea of augmented writing, mixing good and old pen&paper with modern MX Augmented information. Here I explored the hands free capabilities of a AR glasses (Google glass for instance) to get information about the retail price of another device.
The controller should follow with more motion sensors and cameras, to enable granular positioning and novel interactions with machine vision.