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What is CraftAR?

CraftAR is the Ultimate Augmented Reality toolbox. Our toolbox provides easy tools that help build Image Recognition and Augmented Reality branded app. Developers and agencies can build apps for a number of industries including retail, advertising, publishing and gaming...

Feb 08, 2017

What kind of objects do you recognize with CraftAR Image and Object Recognition?

Most types of objects can be identified with our Image and Object Recognition technology. Image and Object recognition can be performed on objects such as: CD/DVD and book covers Newspapers and magazines Logos and branding Posters and Packaged goods Monuments...

Sep 27, 2016

Does CraftAR work with non-planar objects?

The Image Recognition part and the Augmented Reality part have different requirements. The Image Recognition component works with any object, regardless of its real-world geometry, by design. The technology is engineered to recognize not only planar objects such as a b...

Apr 25, 2016

What is a 'token' in CraftAR and how can I get it?

A Token is a string of characters that uniquely identifies the collection of images that you want to search through. Tokens are used in the Image Recognition API, in the CraftAR Mobile App, and in the CraftAR mobile SDKs to specify that collection. If you’re trying to ...

Apr 25, 2016

Where can I download the CraftAR mobile SDKs?

Visit the product page and fill out the forms of the SDKs of your choice. We will send you the download link for the SDKs.

Apr 25, 2016

What's the difference between Cloud and On-Device Image Recognition?

Cloud image recognition works by leveraging a server in the cloud that takes on all the heavy duty processing. First, a user takes a picture with their smartphone and this picture is sent to the server. Second, the server compares that picture with the corresponding dat...

Mar 18, 2016

Image Recognition: How can I improve the recognition of bottles?

Our core technology has been designed and extensively tested with drink bottles. However one should note that drink bottles are recognized best using reference images showing mainly their labels, rather than the entire bottles. To learn more read about image recognition...

Apr 25, 2016

Does CraftAR recognize QR codes?

We are very focused on solutions that allow users to seamlessly see customized content behind any object or logo they capture. We believe that QR codes go against such seamless experience and therefore we do not support them.

Apr 25, 2016

Does CraftAR recognize faces?

We have focused our development efforts on recognizing objects with a specific pattern or texture. Face recognition is a mature technology that you can surely find off-the-shelf in the market.

Apr 25, 2016

Does CraftAR distinguish objects based on color?

Currently the objects are being recognized based mainly on grayscale information, also known as the intensity or luminance component. ​In many use-cases using all color components would not help. In some cases, in uncontrolled lighting conditions full color may harm th...

Apr 25, 2016

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