augmented augmented  /ɑɡ ˈmɛn təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) added to or made greater in amount or number or strength

Usage(s):

  1. Above all, it gives more power to Chvez through an augmented presidency that can now dissolve Congress.
  2. Soon the rifle shots were augmented by mortar fire and grenade explosions.
  3. The local color of South Florida is augmented by the local colors: flamingo pink, lime green, Caribbean blue.

News

  1. Metaio Wants to Bring Augmented Reality Everywhere

    From Google Glass to car dashboards to shopping , Augmented Reality (AR) is one of the most talked-about trends in technology SEE ALSO: 7 Ways Augmented Reality Will Improve Your Life At its core, the idea behind AR is to bring additional context to the "real" world. With the advent of smartphones and tablets, the potential for AR to add context in real-life tasks including finding your way ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Mashable

  2. Augmented and Virtual Reality the Subjects of SAE International Symposium slated for Stuttgart, Germany

    With a theme of “The Value Proposition for Design, Manufacturing and Production,” SAE International is set to host the “2013 Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) Technologies Symposium,” Nov. 20-21 in Stuttgart, Germany. (PRWeb June 19, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10846879.htm
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Behold: Fighter-Jet Augmented Reality for Your Motorcycle Commute

    Google Glass has the potential to revolutionize how we get information on the move, but a team of Russian motorcyclists-slash-engineers are going one step further with an augmented reality GPS system built directly into a bike helmet.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Wired News

Quotes

  1. "It is absolutely the case that I see the Israeli-Palestinian issue as having to be augmented by - assisted by and, in fact, you could even say, it's embedded in a broader Arab-Israeli reconciliation," Rice said in Washington.
    on Mar 24, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: Jerusalem Post

  2. "We continue to apply a very strict zero-tolerance policy," International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge told The Associated Press. "The number of tests has really augmented a lot. I think we're ready."
    on Jan 20, 2010 By: Jacques Rogge Source: ESPN

  3. "Doing things like real-time translation and augmented reality will require exponentially more powerful processors that are also exponentially using less power," Otellini said.
    on Jan 7, 2008 By: Paul Otellini Source: Inquirer.net

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