Keep calm and solve your Sudoku with this new AR app for the iPhone

Keep calm and solve your Sudoku with this new AR app for the iPhone
Are you a Sudoku timewaster puzzle master? If not, then read on. Apple's new ARKit has been a boon for developers, and we aren't talking augmented reality success stories like IKEA's virtual sofa placement app. There are actually numerous ingenious ways to utilize the AR software Apple supplies, and one of those solves... Sudoku puzzles for you. 

Yep, if you are stuck on a piece in your afternoon paper, you can just point your camera to the puzzle from within the Magic Sudoku app, it will instantly recognize the arrangement, and send it over to the server for some number crunching, then deliver the same puzzle to your phone screen already filled with the right answers. 

At that point, you will probably by slapping yourself on the forehead in a "why didn't I think about this" moment, but don't worry, everyone has the right to a writer's block, and Magic Sudoku will remedy your pains for the low, low price of $0.99. Hey, it's the new age of augmented reality, and folks deserve to be paid for a good idea.

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2 Comments

1. ibend2

Posts: 159; Member since: Mar 16, 2016

Since 2011,https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.enigon.sudokusolver&hl=en and there are some other similar apps as well..

2. Rogerlebo

Posts: 47; Member since: Dec 08, 2011

For years on Android, you have Sudoku Vision doing this. And you can place the Sudoku at any angle from 0° to 360°. play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.rogerleb​o.sudokuvision&hl=en

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