The popular augmented reality application from ReFocus Labs - ARKick, is currently on sale until April 3rd - just before they release version 2.0. Perfect for if you are in a unfamiliar town or city, the application will utilize the camera on your BlackBerry 10 smartphone and show you points of interest around you.
If you haven't yet tried ARKick it's pretty impressive and now maybe the perfect time to give it a go. If you missed our hands on video with the app you can catch up here.
Pune, India – ARKick is going on a 33% sale for one week just ahead of the launch its second version. Version two of ARKick will be available as a free upgrade to current users.
ARKick is a Contextual Augmented Reality app. It helps users find the best places around them using contextual factors like weather, time, movement, temperature and popular personalized places through social networks.
The update will add various features like a completely new native user interface built ground up for enhanced performance, traffic layer for the map, estimated time to the place, multiple category selection, quick shortcuts and it will be powered by version two of Sidekick Engine. “The next version of ARKick will come with a much more detailed and increased contextual understanding apart from the UI enhancements,” says Shashwat Pradhan the co-founder of ReFocus Labs.
Currently exclusive to BlackBerry 10, ARKick will also be coming to iOS & Android in the April.
ARKick for BlackBerry 10 is available on the BlackBerry® World™ storefront for $1.99 (The sale will last till 3rd April)