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Reality Bytes: Amazon, Twitter & Tryo

AR Insider

This week on Reality Bytes, we discuss Amazon’s big theater investment, Elon Musk’s vision for New Coke (err, new Twitter), and an exciting new virtual try-on app called Tryo.

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Reality Bytes: Samsung, Matrix & Amazon Drones

AR Insider

This week on Reality Bytes, we stay cool with a new Smart Fridge, fly into a storm of Amazon’s new drones, and Enter the Matrix™ (not the one you think).

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Spatial Beats: Amazon, Apple & Snap

AR Insider

This week, we look at Amazon's Roomba acquisition, Snap's ups & downs and Apple's latest AR rumors. Welcome back to Spatial Beats, AR Insider's weekly series that features observations and insights of author and futurist Charlie Fink.

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Amazon Introduces AR Packages In Celebration Of Halloween

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Customers who purchase an item through Amazon now until Halloween can expect a little surprise with their eco-friendly boxes. When combined with Amazon’s AR app, customers can actually bring their artwork to life. Image Credit: Amazon.

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Amazon Salon Lets You Sample Hair Colors Using AR

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Amazon’s first in-person haircare and styling center offers AR hair consultation as well as point-and-learn technology. Here, customers can enjoy a streamlined hair care experience powered by a wide range of Amazon technology. Image Credit: Amazon. Image Credit: Amazon.

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Can Amazon and Snap Bring Scale to AR Shopping?

AR Insider

Snap and Amazon have collaborated to bring more shoppable AR lenses to Snapchat. Products can be discovered, tried on and purchased – an end-to-end flow to streamline shopping for AR-forward Snapchat users. This post appeared first on AR Insider. Features Trend Analysis trendline

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Reality Bytes: Amazon, Instagram & Spotify

AR Insider

The post Reality Bytes: Amazon, Instagram & Spotify appeared first on AR Insider. What are the biggest insights and observations in AR and adjacent sectors this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations.

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Reality Bytes: Amazon, Twitch & the Metaverse

AR Insider

This week on Reality Bytes, we discuss 31 companies joining the ‘Metaverse Standards Forum’ to build an interoperable internet, Amazon’s first fully autonomous robot, and a Twitch streaming record that has just been broken.

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Reality Bytes: Netfilx, Amazon & Twitter

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The post Reality Bytes: Netfilx, Amazon & Twitter appeared first on AR Insider. What are the biggest insights and observations in AR and adjacent sectors this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations.

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Reality Bytes: BMW, Amazon & Segway

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The post Reality Bytes: BMW, Amazon & Segway appeared first on AR Insider. What are the biggest insights and observations in AR and adjacent sectors this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations.

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Reality Bytes: Snap, Amazon & YouTube

AR Insider

What are the biggest insights and observations in immersive tech & media this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations. This post appeared first on AR Insider. Commentary Reality Bytes

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Reality Bytes: Snap, Google & Amazon

AR Insider

We continue the narrative this week with Maher’s look at Snap’s latest AR blitz, Google’s Starline 3D video calls and Amazon’s grand acquisition. We dive deep into Amazon’s master plan for entertainment.

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Reality Bytes: Apple, Facebook & Amazon

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We continue the narrative this week with Maher’s look at Apple’s visual-search fueled Live Text, Facebook Bulletin and Amazon Alexa’s Reading Sidekick. The post Reality Bytes: Apple, Facebook & Amazon appeared first on AR Insider.

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Reality Bytes: Amazon, Instagram & Disney

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We continue the narrative this week with Maher’s look at the Amazon One retail palm reader, Instagram Reels new stickers, and Disney robots. Amazon One is piloting its palm payment technology in Whole Foods.

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Reality Bytes: Apple, Amazon & GM

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We continue the narrative this week with Maher’s look at Amazon Halo, choice picks from WWDC and GM Cruise’s new self-driving conquest. Amazon Halo uses a smartphone’s camera + machine learning to ‘rate’ your posture and recommends a personal fitness plan to fix it.

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Reality Bytes: Amazon, Netflix, Disney & Fortnite

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We continue the narrative this week with Maher’s look at Amazon Explore, Neflix’s new linear TV option, and Disney’s Fortnite collaboration. Amazon Explore is part QVC show, part choose-your-own-adventure.

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Amazon Lets You “Try On” Shoes Before You Buy Using AR

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This past week, the multinational technology company and eCommerce platform Amazon announced a new interactive shopping experience that allows you to “try on” shoes before you purchase using a mobile device. Image Credit: Amazon.

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Reality Bytes: Meta, Amazon & Star Wars

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What are the biggest insights and observations in immersive tech & media this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations. This post appeared first on AR Insider. Commentary Reality Bytes

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Reality Bytes: TikTok, Amazon & Instagram

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The post Reality Bytes: TikTok, Amazon & Instagram appeared first on AR Insider. What are the biggest insights and observations in AR and adjacent sectors this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations.

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Reality Bytes: TikTok, Amazon & Google

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We continue the narrative this week with Maher’s look at TikTok’s Hulu crossover, Amazon Echo’s Zoom integration, and more big-tech antitrust woes. Amazon wants you to take those Zoom and video calls on your #Echo device.

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Reality Bytes: Amazon, Magic Leap & Google

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What are the biggest insights and observations in AR and adjacent sectors this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations. This post appeared first on AR Insider. Commentary Reality Bytes

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AWS Outage Takes Down Amazon, Disney+, and Venmo

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Amazon Web Services (AWS), the engine that powers many of the internet’s most-trafficked websites and apps, appears to be experiencing a widespread outage that is bringing down several popular services.

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Amazon Makes TVs Now

GizModo VR

Amazon debuted an all-new line of Fire TV devices on Thursday, a lineup which now includes the company’s first-ever branded TVs in the U.S. Read more.

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Workers say Amazon lied about COVID-19 cases at Minnesota warehouse

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News Amazon amazon COVID amazon COVID response Amazon Warehouse amazon workersWorkers said they were given no information about the spread of the disease.

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NVIDIA to Launch CloudXR Streaming on Amazon’s Cloud Platform Early Next Year

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NVIDIA plans to launch its CloudXR service on Amazon Web Services in early 2021, allowing enterprises to stream AR and VR content to tethered and standalone VR headsets. This week Nvidia announced that it will make its CloudXR streaming service available via Amazon Web Services in early 2021.

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Amazon Selling ‘Oculus Certified’ Refurbished Quest 2 with $50 Discount & Extra Warranty

Road to VR

Oculus quietly began selling officially refurbished Quest 2 units earlier this month and now Amazon is offering them with an even more generous one-year warranty.

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The AR Space Race, Part VI: Amazon

AR Insider

continuing here with Amazon. Picking up where we left off in the last Space Race installment, how does the mighty Amazon fit into geospatial AR? Amazon inserted itself in this flow to drive transactions from visual searches.

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Quest 2 Listings on Amazon EU Have Disappeared, a Safety Notice Regarding Skin Irritation May Be Why

Road to VR

Last week we started seeing reports that users couldn’t find Oculus Quest 2 across a range of Amazon EU websites. The headset is still unavailable in many Amazon Europe sites as of this week, but Oculus isn’t saying why.

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Which Amazon Echo should you buy on Prime Day 2022? 

Digital Trends

You've waited all year for prices to drop, now you just need to decide which Amazon Echo device to buy when Amazon Prime Day deals are revealed.

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Amazon to shut 68 retail sites, including its bookstores

Digital Trends

Amazon has revealed plans to close all of its brick-and-mortar bookstores, 4-Star locations, and pop-up sites. News Amazon amazon 4-star amazon bookstores retail

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What is Amazon Prime?

Digital Trends

What is Amazon Prime? Web Amazon Amazon Prime Tier 4 Twitch what isIs membership worth the cost? In this guide, we break down and consider the service's many features so you can make an informed decision.

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Will Amazon Accelerate AR Shopping’s ‘Next Normal?’

AR Insider

Zeroing in on the eCommerce side of things, Amazon this week pushed things forward with its latest AR shopping feature. If this sounds familiar, Amazon had a lighter version of this feature available in its flagship App called AR View. Image Credit: Amazon. Signature Amazon.

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Uh Oh, Amazon Bought Your Favorite Robot Company

GizModo VR

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Amazon sues 10,000 Facebook groups over fake reviews

Digital Trends

Amazon is going after thousands of Facebook groups that it accuses of setting up schemes for the creation of fake reviews for products on its shopping site. News Social Media Amazon Amazon Reviews Facebook Online Shopping

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Nothing Phone Price Leaked By Amazon

Slashgear

The first phone from Nothing just had a relatively major leak occur, courtesy of a mistake by one of the biggest brands on the internet: Amazon. News Technology

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Amazon Web Services Outage Borks the Internet Again

GizModo VR

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the web-hosting service that powers, well, most everything online suffered its third outage this month on Wednesday morning, bringing giant chunks of the web crashing down with it.

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The Tricky Math in Amazon's Climate Report

GizModo VR

Amazon really, really wants you to think it’s trying on climate. Read more.

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