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An Augmented Reality and 360-degree Video System to Access Audiovisual Content through Mobile Devices for Touristic Applications

  • Antoni Bibiloni
  • Silvia Ramis
  • Antoni Oliver
  • Francisco J. Perales
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 605)

Abstract

In the recent years, consumption and usage of multimedia content has shifted to handheld devices, especially with the introduction of second screen applications. In this paper we address the situation of delivering multimedia information to users using modern and novel techniques to attract their attention in environments like fairs, parties or showrooms in an entertaining and educative way. Two different approaches are presented: an Augmented Reality application on mobile devices and a 360-degree video player remotely controlled by a handheld device. Both ideas focus on the use of mobile devices, as they have become a powerful tool always worn by its owners.

Keywords

Augmented reality mobile 360-degree video Omnidirectional video Mobile applications HTML5 web apps 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antoni Bibiloni
    • 2
  • Silvia Ramis
    • 1
  • Antoni Oliver
    • 2
  • Francisco J. Perales
    • 1
  1. 1.Unidad de Gráficos y Visión por Ordenador e IAPalma de MallorcaSpain
  2. 2.Laboratorio de Tecnologías Multimedia (LTIM), Departamento de Matemáticas e InformáticaUniversitat de les Illes Balears (UIB)Palma de MallorcaSpain

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