Augmented Reality Occlusion using Project Tango

Project Tango is a new mobile platform by Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) team which brings motion tracking, depth perception, and area learning to smartphones and tablets. This technology can be used to realize real world measurement applications, indoor navigation and virtual reality environments. With its motion tracking technology, Project Tango is also suitable for precise three dimensional augmented reality (AR) applications. The areas of applications for augmented reality are diverse, from medicine, the entertainment industry, education and many more industries. Accessible help for navigation, display insertion for personal assistance, context sensitive projections and computer games are typical AR application scenarios.