Developing an augmented reality layer for Layar Litrik De Roy www.norio.be @litrik
Real time digital information on top of the real world
Layar Reality Browser <ul><li>http://www.layar.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Smartphone + GPS + compass + camera + internet conne...
Steps to create a layer <ul><ul><li>Define your layer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop your layer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul...
1/4  Define your layer <ul><li>On developer site: </li></ul><ul><li>     http://publishing.layar.com/publishing/layers/ </...
 
2/4  Develop your layer <ul><li>1 REST API: GetPointsOfInterest </li></ul><ul><li>     http://layar.pbworks.com/GetPointsO...
3/4  Test your layer API test page
3/4  Test your layer Mobile device
4/4  Publish your layer <ul><li>Reviewed by Layar </li></ul><ul><li>Criteria:  http://layar.pbworks.com/The-publication-pr...
 
Track your layer <ul><li>&quot;Analytics&quot; = very very basic </li></ul>
Advanced functions <ul><li>Layar Intent: open a layar from your own app </li></ul><ul><li>     http://layar.pbworks.com/La...
Thank you <ul><li>Litrik De Roy </li></ul><ul><li>www.norio.be </li></ul><ul><li>@litrik </li></ul><ul><li>My android apps...
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Developing an augmented reality layer for Layar

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Presentation given during MobileCamp Brussels on May 8th 2010 about my experiences developing an augmented reality layer for Layar.

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Developing an augmented reality layer for Layar

  1. 1. Developing an augmented reality layer for Layar Litrik De Roy www.norio.be @litrik
  2. 2. Real time digital information on top of the real world
  3. 3. Layar Reality Browser <ul><li>http://www.layar.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Smartphone + GPS + compass + camera + internet connection </li></ul><ul><li>All Android devices and the iPhone 3GS </li></ul><ul><li>Layers: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Worldwide: hundreds </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Belgium: 4 </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Steps to create a layer <ul><ul><li>Define your layer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Develop your layer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Test your layer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Publish your layer </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. 1/4  Define your layer <ul><li>On developer site: </li></ul><ul><li>     http://publishing.layar.com/publishing/layers/ </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Title: Fietsknooppunten Vlaanderen </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Icon + colors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Description </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Country / bounding boxes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>URL </li></ul></ul>
  6. 7. 2/4  Develop your layer <ul><li>1 REST API: GetPointsOfInterest </li></ul><ul><li>     http://layar.pbworks.com/GetPointsOfInterest </li></ul><ul><li>Input parameters: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>lat, lon, accuracy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>radius </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Response: JSON structure with array of POIs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>lat, lon, distance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>label, image </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>action </li></ul></ul>
  7. 8. 3/4  Test your layer API test page
  8. 9. 3/4  Test your layer Mobile device
  9. 10. 4/4  Publish your layer <ul><li>Reviewed by Layar </li></ul><ul><li>Criteria:  http://layar.pbworks.com/The-publication-process </li></ul>
  10. 12. Track your layer <ul><li>&quot;Analytics&quot; = very very basic </li></ul>
  11. 13. Advanced functions <ul><li>Layar Intent: open a layar from your own app </li></ul><ul><li>     http://layar.pbworks.com/Layar-Intent </li></ul><ul><li>3D </li></ul><ul><li>     http://layar.pbworks.com/3D-objects-in-a-layer </li></ul><ul><li>Filters: text, radio buttons, slider </li></ul><ul><li>     http://layar.pbworks.com/Layer-Definition#FilterObjects </li></ul><ul><li>Layer signing and authentication </li></ul><ul><li>     http://layar.pbworks.com/User-authentication </li></ul><ul><li>Paid layers </li></ul><ul><li>     http://site.layar.com/company/blog/layar-launches-worlds-first-augmented-reality-content-store/ </li></ul>
  12. 14. Thank you <ul><li>Litrik De Roy </li></ul><ul><li>www.norio.be </li></ul><ul><li>@litrik </li></ul><ul><li>My android apps: </li></ul><ul><li>                   Twunch </li></ul><ul><li>                   Which Year? </li></ul>
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