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David Francis

Twelve thousand 360-degree photos from Getty Images now available for VR

Getty Images join the ever increasing list of thought leading businesses that are nailing their colours to the VR mast. This blog post is courtesy of David Francis (AKA the AR-stralian) who has recently joined Zappar in Asia Pacific, based out of S…

Caspar Thykier

ZapWorks – built for the next generation of digital creatives

It’s been a long time in the making… but as we know, good things come to those who wait. Now it’s time to set it free… World, meet ZapWorks.

Max Dawes

Texas here we come…Bring on SXSW 2016!

Zappar work with Emily Clock on all things movie and entertainment related out of LA. This week she goes back to her Austin TX roots to show Caspar and Max the ropes at SXSW.

Max Dawes

February Zap of the Month – Teeny Tiny Kitten In A Box

Once again we have picked our favourite ‘Zap of the Month’, which has been created by one of the users of Zappar Studio.

Jeremy Yates

January Zap of the Month

Every month we pick our favourite zap that’s been made by one of the users of the Zapcode Creator (for those of you that haven’t tried it out yet, this is our self-service augmented reality platform).

Caspar Thykier

How do we ensure a supply of future generations of STEM leaders?

It's a pretty big question... but in this blog we go some way towards answering it. Our recent collaboration with StoneOak Media has led to a world-first in STEM education with the first of "The Rockwell Adventures". Keep reading to learn more about…

Max Dawes

Zappy birthday: Moonpig cards brought to life by Zappar technology

This blog shines a spotlight on one of our partnerships that is a classic coming together of old and new. The humble greetings card elevated to new heights with a bit of Zappar magic to create a new value-proposition for consumers.

Max Dawes

Zappar hotseat: Anna Broadhurst

In our latest sneak-peak into the magical land of Zappar HQ, we’re speaking to Lead Designer, Anna Broadhurst.

Caspar Thykier

Event Tech 2015: Augmented Reality and the events experience evolution

What becomes apparent over time about augmented reality is that you can explain it in a hundred different ways, create countless video demos and come up with any number of pithy sound bites as to what it is but nothing beats actually showing it to p…

Dr. Simon Taylor

Magic Leap Demo Video - A Technical Analysis

Magic Leap posted their first video “shot directly through Magic Leap technology” earlier this week. Dr. Simon Taylor, Zappar’s Research Director, takes a detailed look at what the video reveals about Magic Leap’s hardware.