Augmented reality is a new type of user interface, which allows users to better interact with real life objects and environments.Augmented reality could be applied to almost any industry or situation. For example, AR is already being used in training where trainees can experience life like situations with step by step dynamic instructions rather than through rote learning from static manuals. Augmented reality is also a fairly intuitive technology, that does not require a user to have advanced skills. Therefore one of the more generic uses of the technology is for interior design or retail where a customer can try before they buy.
Here is a comprehensive but not exhaustive list of where we could use augmented reality. Read more @Upload