Augmented reality helps track police suspects on an iPhone

Marks, Paul
February 2011
New Scientist;2/19/2011, Vol. 209 Issue 2800, p26
The article reports on an augmented reality system application called iAPLS which has been developed by the surveillance system manufacturing firm Frequentis AG. A discussion of the role that the system could play in helping police officers track criminals on their iPhones is presented. Testing on the augmented reality application which Great Britain's Home Office is funding is discussed.


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