White House Comes to Life in AR Holiday Greeting Card

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Nexus Interative Arts has created an AR holiday greeting card for the White House.

By downloading the free app "1600" and turning their camera on the back of a dollar bill, users can see a cheerful animation emerge depicting a year in the life of the White House, from press conferences to the Easter egg roll and beyond.

“We think this digitally innovative experience is a fitting collaboration to mark the end of the Obama administration that has sought to engage the tech community in government at an unprecedented level," says Nexus Studios ECD and co-founder Christopher O’Reilly.

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