We have turned into a nation of finger-flicking Pokémon hunters. Now longer is it enough to walk around unaided, you need your camera’s viewfinder to tell you if a wild Lapras is lurking by the bustop.
Despite augmented reality (AR) being around for many years, Pokémon GO has thrust it into the limelight. The game has been an inescapable force of nature taking the concept of overlaying our everyday lives with digital information and making it mainstream.
But away from Pokestops and Gyms, augmented reality is set to touch every aspect of our lives, from at work to home.