Category Archives: New Technology

Ein Ausflug in die Welt des 3D-Druckens

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Im heutigen Blogbeitrag werde ich ein bisschen ausschweifen und ein in unserem Bereich eher nicht so alltägliches Thema aufgreifen: Das 3D-Drucken. Einerseits interessiert mich das Thema persönlich sehr, andererseits hört man es immer öfter und kommt fast nicht drum herum, es mal für sich selbst zu entdecken. Man kann sehr tief in die Materie einsteigen, ich werde heute aber nur einen groben Überblick geben. Was sind die Vorteile, was sind die Nachteile und vor allem, wie funktioniert das?

3D Drucker Coverfoto

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“Ich traue meinen Augen nicht mehr!” – News im Artificial Intelligence Zeitalter

„Fake News!“ – seit ein paar Jahren vergeht kaum ein Tag, an dem wir diesem Begriff nicht begegnen. Aber wie es scheint, sind wir gerade erst an der Spitze des Eisbergs angekommen, denn die Zukunft unseres Nachrichtenkonsums ist ebenfalls durch einen Begriff geprägt, der uns fast täglich begegnet: „Artificial Intelligence“ (AI). Wie das nun alles zusammenhängt, erfahrt ihr, wenn ihr weiterlest.

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Wienerberger setzt auf Innovation!

Richtig gelesen, auch mit älteren Produkten wie Tonziegeln im Produktportfolio kann man die digitale Schiene einschlagen. „TON SCHAFFT MEHR“ lautet das Statement von Wienerberger – und Wienerberger selbst schafft noch viel mehr, wie man beim Messeauftritt auf der BAU in München Anfang Jänner gesehen hat: Ein innovativer, modern inszenierter und konzeptionell durchdachter Messestand. Der Marktführer überzeugt mit professionellem und innovativem Auftreten – und CodeFlügel war live dabei! Du fragst dich warum? Na, dann lies einfach weiter 😉

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GDC 2018 AR/VR News & New Developments

The tech industry in general and the Augmented & Virtual Reality branches in particular are very fast-moving industries, with lots of new developments and knowledge being created every day. As a company, it is important to stay on top of our game, keep up with new announcements and releases and quickly evaluate and adapt to new and emerging technologies.

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Vuforia 7 – Augmented Reality gets even better!

Many of you will have noticed that Augmented Reality is really booming right now. To a large part, that’s due to the fact that the big players in the app business (Apple and Google) are throwing a lot of money and resources at AR right now. Among other things, that resulted in both of them publishing their own AR frameworks. But there’s another player who is committed to making our lives more interesting.

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Milestones – how big and small ideas change the (business) world

For us, 2017 was a year of milestones, with respect to the technologies we work with as well as well as in terms of our company’s development. Thus, the question I asked myself when writing this article was the following: what do the milestones in the development of Augmented Reality have in common with the milestones we celebrated here at CodeFlügel?

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AR and VR as Building Materials

Humans have been building things for as long as anyone can remember. Many different materials were used over the centuries and millennia.  For a comparatively short time, we’ve also been using Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality as different kinds of “building materials”. But what are the advantages of using them and what can they be used for?

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Storytelling in the Digital Age

Some time ago, my little son was sitting in our living room playing with his toy cars. He loves those and separating him from them, when he is re-enacting a dramatic race is all but impossible. That day, though, something was different. I had just installed an app on my smartphone with which I could magically (to him, anyway) make a dragon appear. So, I asked him whether he wanted to see an awesome magic trick. Sure, he did. He came over and looked at my smartphone, when suddenly the dragon appeared out of nowhere and went flying across the room.


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