Mobile Future

Three Apps In The SXSW Spotlight

With so many new gadgets and announcements coming out of South by Southwest (SXSW), it can be hard to keep up with all of the biggest tech news. There was a lot of innovation and creativity this year, from Virtual Reality(VR) and robotics to the latest tech startups…Here are three mobile apps that were in the spotlight during this year’s festival:

Meerkat: The most discussed app goes to….Meerkat. The live-streaming app uses Twitter to stream videos to any user that decides to watch.

Detour: Discover a new city, or further explore your own, at your own pace and on your own schedule with this interactve audio guide. This new app helps you see a city in a different way, either alone or synced with friends.

Blippar: The image and augmented reality app announced a new version that will start recognizing any object by connecting to an all-encompassing and universal visual search engine.