NexTech AR Solutions (OTCMKTS:NEXCF) (CSE:NTAR) has launched the world’s first self-service 3D augmented reality publishing platform for businesses — no programming experience required.
The platform, found at ARitize.com, allows companies and brands to create digital twins of just about anything using smartphones, scanners or 3D modeling software.
Then, whether it's a company showcasing a product or an academic institution bringing a biology textbook to life, users will be able to see the ARitized product in full 3D projected into their own space.
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"Augmented reality has transcended the demo stage, becoming a vital part of today's product and retail strategies," CEO Evan Gappelberg said in a statement.
“Our platform is an industry first, and allows anyone with a 3D model to upload the model and start using it as an AR object immediately, no programming required, which was incredibly hard to do and we believe will be a great tool for helping companies to accelerate AR integration globally."
The idea, Gappelberg said, is to democratize the AR process. Now, anyone with a 3D glTF file can ARitize their business.
The company also believes that the new platform will be a boon for new sales leads. Within the past few months, NexTech has inked deals with Budweiser, Zoltan David, Mr. Steak and several others.
Investors sent NexTech stock 4.7% higher Tuesday to C$0.67 on the CSE and 1.7% to US$0.49 on OTC Markets.
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