Software Packages

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1.0 Unity and Vuforia

Vuforia is a market-leading mixed-reality engine. It includes more advanced tools/software/experiences that allow for you to create custom experiences for mixed reality.

Unity and Vuforia

Most Suited To

Content / App Creation / Development

Best Used for Extended AR Applications

Use Environment

Requires a machine with Unity

Hardware Platforms

HoloLens, Android, iOS

Summary

Category

Rating

Ease of Learning

★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

Flexibility

★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

Recommended Knowledge

Unity, C#

2.0 Fologram for Rhino

Fologram is a plug-in for Rhino3D and Grasshopper developed in Melbourne. It is most suited to quickly displaying Rhino information in a physical environment - grasshopper can be used to create interactive applications.

Fologram for Rhino

Most Suited To

Content / App Creation / Development

Best Used for Extended AR Applications

Use Environment

Requires a machine with Rhino

Hardware Platforms

Microsoft HoloLens, Mobile (iOS and Android)

Category

Rating

Ease of Learning

★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

Flexibility

★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

Recommended Knowledge

Rhino 3D, Grasshopper