Disney, Time Warner Likely To Capitalize On Augmented Reality; Pokémon GO Prompts Other Game Proposals
Now that Nintendo Co., Ltd (ADR) (OTC: NTDOY) has doubled in less than two weeks from Pokémon GO's viral popularity, other companies have taken notice and will likely capitalize on the revolutionary trend.
Currently, there is an online petition to create a "Harry Potter" augmented reality game, which would certainly game a lot of traction with its massive following. Movie studios could also revitalize their old franchises by creating AR games.
A few other proposed AR games include:
Some of the technology firms that have a stake in augmented reality include Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL), Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA) and Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ: HIMX).
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