Technology Review reports:
A Nokia research project could one day make it easier to navigate the
real world by superimposing virtual information on an image of your
surroundings… on the screen of a camera phone…. The field of augmented reality, in which supplementary information from
a computer or the Internet is overlaid onto the real world, has been
the topic of science fiction and serious academic and military study
for years… However, at this time, Nokia has no plans to transform MARA into a
commercial product. "Creating a prototype and creating a product are
very different things," says Murphy.
From one of my MCDM students.