Introducing Layar for developers

For those who haven't heard about Layar:
Layar is a mobile app for discovering information about the world around you. Using Augmented Reality (AR) technology. Augmented reality technology enables the enhancement of real world objects with digital information, and Layar’s make this accessible for everyone. Layers on the Layar platform include various types of engaging experiences, complete with interactive and immersive features like 3D objects and animation. Location-based layers help users to find nearby locations, including cafés, shops and other businesses, as well as historical locations and monuments.
The Layar Browser available for Android and iPhone devices.

In the next section, we are going to guide you into create a layer, and using it.

Here's what we are going to do in the next part:

  • Creating a new layar account
  • Creating and editing a new layer
  • Specifiing API endpoint
  • Prepare the database
  • Build a web service
  • Testing & Publishing the layer