MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. & SANTA CLARA, Calif.-Augmented World Expo – Atheer, the company pioneering Augmented Interactive Reality (AiR), combining the power of 3D augmented reality with gesture-based interaction, announced the latest software release that adds intelligent voice and head-motion input control to the award-winning Atheer AiR™ smart glasses platform.

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“By delivering a comprehensive set of Intelligent Interactions, Atheer is empowering workers to interact with augmented digital content in the way that best suits their individual needs and environment, thereby streamlining workflows and improving productivity.”

Following the recent launch of the AiR Operations and Communications Console and the Atheer Unity 3D Engine plug-in, the company is now introducing the world’s first Intelligent Interactions for smart glasses, a set of multi-modal and harmonious interaction capabilities. Already known for its precision gesture control for mobile smart glasses, Atheer AiR now provides a variety of input control methods including voice and head-motion. By providing a variety of touch-free ways to interact with digital content using smart glasses – fine-grained gesture controls, head-motion, and voice – Atheer continues to drive forward its mission to enable productive workflows across the enterprise.

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“We are rapidly evolving the AiR platform and optimizing it to the needs of deskless enterprise workforce who are often hands-on to get the job done,” said Alberto Torres, CEO of Atheer. “By delivering a comprehensive set of Intelligent Interactions, Atheer is empowering workers to interact with augmented digital content in the way that best suits their individual needs and environment, thereby streamlining workflows and improving productivity.”

Atheer’s latest AiR platform release with Intelligent Interactions features:

  • Natural navigation within and across applications, and activating specific buttons and actions using gesture, head-motion and voice controls.
  • Seamless toggling between gesture, head-motion and voice input for efficient workflows and optimal power management.
  • Pre-defined gesture library with programmable shortcuts to trigger applications like barcode scanning and picture taking, as well as frequently used steps in a workflow, for increased speed and efficiency.
  • Off-line voice control mode to ensure uninterrupted functionality and continuous operations in any environment.
  • Seamless application development process with native Android widgets in the AiR SDK.

The Atheer AiR Smart Glasses with Intelligent Interactions was on display at the Augmented World Expo on June 9th and 10th in Silicon Valley, with key executives from the team giving demonstrations of the latest technology.

For more information on Atheer’s AiR Pilot Program, and to request the new AiR DK2 (Development Kit 2), please visit Atheer [www.atheerlabs.com] or email bizdev@atheerlabs.com. Current AiR developers should visit the Partner Support Portal to download the latest version of the OS.

About Atheer

Atheer is the pioneer of AiR™ (Augmented interactive Reality) computing that is designed to enhance enterprise deskless worker productivity by combining the power of immersive augmented reality with intelligent gesture, voice and head-motion interaction, all on a mobile, smart glasses platform.

Wearing our award-winning Atheer AiR™ SmartGlasses, critical workflow information is overlaid onto the real world, providing natural device interaction and improved peer collaboration. Leveraging the Atheer AiR smart glasses platform, developers and companies around the world are creating next generation enterprise productivity applications and workflows to empower the 21st century workforce.

Based in Mountain View, CA, Atheer is backed by prominent investors, including Bobby Yazdani, Co-Founder of Saba Software, and Farzad Naimi, Co-Founder & Managing Partner of RONA Holdings, and is a founding member of the AREA – Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance. For more information, please visit http://www.atheerlabs.com and follow us on Twitter, and like us on Facebook and LinkedIn.