Google patented the book with augmented reality

Google patented the book with augmented reality

Of course, this is just a patent, and it does not mean that we will see the implementation of these devices in the near future, but the Google, it seems, have shown interest in new kinds of hybrid systems of electronic books.

Google has recently been experimenting with books that can not be printed, but now it looks like the search giant also aims to give a physical book, a digital database.

In January 2015, Google registered two patents filed with the US Patent Office (USPTO). they describe «narrative device», A physical book as a device with speakers and sensors as well as pressure built into it.

As soon as you turn the pages, the projector near the spine of the book will provide augmented reality content – images and audio.

It seems that the device can be used for books, providing content that can be downloaded or poroslushat, almost as a reader for electronic books, but with pictures and audio that literally jump out of the book.

The patent explains that the device will have a «electronic communication»That allows you to receive books and sensor data. With this book require augmented reality glasses.

The second patent is associated with the system for the second screen. This will require a device such as a smartphone or tablet, which would receive «pop-up page»And it is attached to the upper edge of the book.

Google patented the book with augmented reality

Of course, this is just a patent, and it does not mean that we will see the implementation of these devices in the near future, but the Google, it seems, have shown interest in new kinds of hybrid systems of electronic books.

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