How Google Lens is priming the world for an augmented reality takeover

How Google Lens is priming the world for an augmented reality takeover


Publication Title
GQ
Publication/Creation Date
2021
Creators/Contributors
Robert Leedham (creator)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
This is an interview with Lou Wang, Google Lens product manager, that unpacks the new features of Google Lens, common use-cases, and the technology's future potential. Wang explains that Lens is "using Google Earth data to calculate projections from certain vantage points and then we actually have a ray-traced view of various positions". The aim is to provide answers to a diverse range of visual questions that are asked by Lens' users. 
HCI Platform
Carryables
Relation to Body
On
Related Body Part
Hand
Source
https://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/lifestyle/article/google-lens-lou-wang

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Robert Leedham
Date archived
August 26 2021
Last edited
August 26 2021
How to cite this entry
Robert Leedham. (2021). "How Google Lens is priming the world for an augmented reality takeover". GQ. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/5395