A Terrifying Glimpse of What Augmented Reality Will Be Like in the Future

A future you don't want to live in.
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Everywhere you turn there are adverts, but not to the point that they hinder you from carrying out everyday tasks like walking down the street or getting off of the bus, yet this is exactly the kind of scenario that this video imagines - a world where augmented reality has taken over.

Rather than being a useful tool and 'enhancing' our experience with the outside world adverts suddenly become so intrusive you can't even walk down the street without being overrun with pop-ups and adverts. The worst part is that unlike the adverts you see on your laptop you can't just close your screen, in this video there is no escape.

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