Layar logoWe are excited to announce that SystemK and sprxmobile have partnered during initial development of their Layar reality browser.

At the Layar NEXT event in Amsterdam we announced the Layar content we developed for immediate release in Japan. If you have a Layar capable Android phone in Japan you can access any of the 22 layers:

  • Government Offices (police stations, fire stations, government buildings, etc.)
  • Buildings & Corporations
  • Lodging (hotels, hostels, traditional style hotels, etc.)
  • Transportation (roads, rest stops, ferry ports, airports, etc.)
  • Freeways (entrance/exit, junctions, interchanges, service areas, etc.)
  • Railways (Japan Railways, privatized railways, entrance/exits, etc.)
  • Bus Stops
  • Gas Stations
  • Schools (colleges, vocational schools, high schools, middle school, etc.)
  • Hospitals
  • Shopping Malls & Chain Stores
  • Banks
  • Post Offices
  • Entertainment (movie theaters, play houses, art houses, museums, etc.)
  • Convenient Stores
  • Restaurants
  • Attractions (zoos, aquariums, amusement parks, etc.)
  • Tourism (historical spots, hot springs, shrines & temples, etc.)
  • Leisure (parks, hiking trails, beach spots, etc.)
  • Sapporo Tourism
  • Hokkaido University Information
  • AED Locations

Expect more content from us in the future, we are working on some exciting layers still.

For full details of the announcements made during the Layar Developer Day visit the Layar website. We have also developed a site for Layar information in Japanese here.