First release of Google Glass augmented reality (AR) headset which superimposes a computer-generated image onto a user’s actual view of the real world. AR devices often use the term ‘hologram’ to describe the heightened visual reality they provide.

AM-PG launches Vero Code, an advanced 2D data matrix code that can be serialised and incorporated in security holograms.

ISO-14298 published, setting out requirements for a security printing management system for security printers, which includes raw material and device suppliers.