Augmented reality is already making big steps in the world of technology and design (you can read more about the history of AI here). Doctors are practicing surgeries on AR platforms and archaeologists are able to look at and participate with sites digitally. While there are many beneficial uses of AR technology, there is also controversy surrounding it. What happens when augmented reality is implemented into common spaces, such as schools or malls? While the long-term effects and uses of AR are unknown, here’s what is already being put into practice in these every day places.