The Alabama Baptist continues building new feature

IMG_20150820_190613 smallBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (TAB) —Revealed in its Aug. 27 issue, The Alabama Baptist (TAB) continues to build and hone its new feature called Augmented Reality, which was developed by Samford University. By simply downloading an app, readers can view additional news and information via cutting-edge technology.

To get started, grab a recent issue of TAB and follow the instructions below:

  1. Download the free Aurasma app on any iOS or Android device.
  1. Open the Aurasma app and tap the “A” icon at the bottom of the screen.
  1. Tap the magnifying glass at the bottom of the screen and search for “ALBaptist.” Click “Follow.”
  1. Return to the camera by tapping the center icon at the bottom of the screen and hold your device over the article you are reading.
  1. Close out app when you are finished.
  1. When ready to experience augmented reality with TAB again, click on the app to open it.
  1. Hold your device’s camera over the Augmented Reality-labeled article and watch it come to life with new and engaging content.
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State Baptist newspaper serving Baptists in Alabama, providing information, inspiration and interpretation as well as challenging readers to serve and find opportunities for ministry that further the kingdom of God.
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