Alaska Airlines Begins Testing VR As First Class Entertainment

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Allosky claims the headset is also capable of playing user-owned content, as well as streaming on-demand services, such as Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon Prime, just to name a few. The post Alaska Airlines Begins Testing VR As First Class Entertainment appeared first on VRScout.

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Amazon’s Jack Ryan VR Park Takes Over Comic-Con

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What better way to tease the world-wide release of the new Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan series on Amazon Prime then to drop thousands of Comic-Con fans into the boots of Jack Ryan himself. I’ve been to location-based entertainment VR centers before, but this was another level.

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The 50 best movies on Amazon Prime right now

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Sorting through the Amazon Prime Video catalog can be tough. Movies & TV Amazon Prime Video best of everything Entertainment Entertainment in containment T2EHere are the best movies available right now.

The 15 best free movies on Amazon Prime Video

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More about Amazon Prime Video , Best Movies , Prime Video , Free Movies , and Entertainment. Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Prime Video Free Movies EntertainmentRead more.

Amazon Prime Video launches watch parties with up to 100 participants

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More about Streaming Services , Amazon Prime Video , Watch Party , Social Distancing , and Entertainment. Streaming Services Amazon Prime Video Watch Party Social Distancing EntertainmentRead more.

Get Lost In The Rainforest With ‘Amazon Odyssey’ VR

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The Amazon River Basin, the biggest tropical rainforest in the world, is not only home to 10% of the Earth’s known species, but also happens to be one of the coolest natural wonders one could possibly see. Amazon Odyssey is available now via Viveport for $9.99.

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Amazon Launches Sumerian VR/AR Challenge With Over $100,000 In Prizes

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Amazon is looking to kickstart VR and AR content development for its Sumerian service with a new hackathon. Amazon introduced Sumerian last year as an easy way to get people building content for both VR and AR that exists on the web. The winner in each category will be awarded $5,000 in cash and a further $5,000 in Amazon Web Service credits. You can sign up for a free 12 month trial to an Amazon Web Service developer account. Amazon VR Industry News

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Amazon Hires Former Tribeca Director To Work On VR Content

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Amazon’s plans for VR content still remain under wraps, but the company recently made a significant hire that gives us a small glimpse into what it’s working on. This week, The Hollywood Reporter noted that she had been hired by Amazon Studios to work on VR content. A member of the Amazon Video PR team has validated the report to UploadVR, though the company declined to provide any further information. Tagged with: Amazon , amazon video , Genna Terranova.

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Get ready for a new era of personalized entertainment

TechCrunch VR

When you use Youtube, Facebook, Google, Amazon, Twitter, Netflix or Spotify, algorithms select what gets recommended to you. It’s very likely that smart content for entertainment purposes will have different features and functions than news media content. Jarno M. Koponen. Contributor.

Vive Studios Launches Jungle Adventure, Amazon Odyssey

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Vive Studios, the publishing arm of HTC’s VR headset, just launched its next title – Amazon Odyssey. Entertainment Experiences

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Amazon Prime Video goes VR on Oculus, Samsung Gear VR

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While its application in other industries have yet to be realized, it continues to grow, albeit slowly, in its native entertainment market. In fact, Amazon has finally made its long-expected foray into VR and it’s coming to Oculus’ mobile … Continue reading.

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Amazon Prime Launches New Platform for VR Experiences

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It was only a matter of time before Amazon got involved. All of these titles are Amazon orriginals. In addition to Amazon’s extensive library of TV and movies, Prime Video VR offers a selection of ten 360° videos at launch and will continue to add new VR-specific titles.”.

Reality plus: how AR reshapes entertainment

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Augmented reality proves itself a multi-purpose technology, being eagerly adopted across different domains, such as manufacturing, healthcare, education, travel, and, of course, entertainment. We regularly update Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat, looking for fresh entertainment.

Amazon Prime Day 2018: PSVR With Free Move Controllers, Oculus Rift For Less

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It’s Amazon Prime Day 2018. For £230, which is what Amazon usually charges for the base headset alone, you also get the PlayStation Camera needed to track the device, a digital copy of entertaining minigame collection, PlayStation VR Worlds, and two Move motion controllers. Amazon has you covered there, too, with two really good deals on the two different types of PS4 consoles out there. VR Industry News Amazon Prime Day oculus rift PSVR

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Tvori’s Christmas Competition Lets You Use VR To Win Amazon Vouchers

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The VR animation app is running a Christmas competition with Amazon vouchers up for grabs. Tagged with: tvori Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Tvori’s Christmas Competition Lets You Use VR To Win Amazon Vouchers appeared first on UploadVR. Entertainment Experiences tvoriDreading the inevitable assault on your wallet this Christmas? Want to save some cash for yourself instead of spending it all on *ugh* other people?

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VRLA This Weekend Showcases The Latest In Immersive Entertainment

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A 20-foot futuristic temple will tower over the VRLA show floor, fully equipped with LED panels, lasers, spatial music and an AR experience that transports attendees to a cyborg Amazon forest. One of the industry’s largest VR-focused conferences is back today and tomorrow. Over the last few years VRLA grew from a small meetup showcasing individual creators and startups to a large multi-day event at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Oculus Quest, Go and Gear VR now Support Amazon Prime Video

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When Amazon features on VRFocus it’s usually because of another retail promotion offering some hefty virtual reality (VR) hardware discounts. If you don’t have Amazon Prime you can still use the app as a video player to watch anything from your personal library in VR.

Amazon’s Prime Day Offers Discounts On PSVR and HTC Vive

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So many of us have barely recovered from the Steam Summer Sale and we’re already being hit with another wave of attacks on our wallet via Amazon’s Prime Day. If you haven’t pulled the trigger on the next level of entertainment, there’s no better time than now with PSVR and HTC Vive both available in high-value bundles. Prime Day is a celebration of Amazon’s Prime membership that seems to grow in value on a consistent basis.

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The Expanse Studio Is Investigating Cas Anvar for Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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Alcon Entertainment, the studio behind The Expanse , has started an investigation into actor Cas Anvar after multiple reports of sexual misconduct and inappropriate behavior surfaced online last week.

5 Microsoft Surface deals you can’t afford to miss this 4th of July

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Need a laptop for e-learning, productivity, or entertainment? Computing Deals Mobile 4th of July 2020 Amazon 2020 best buy 2020Check out these five Microsoft Surface deals.

Amazon Wants You to Wake up and Travel with Alexa

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Amazon, hoping to replicate the success of its Echo device , is poised to extend its eyes and ears into every part of your life with the launch of new voice-controlled and camera-equipped Alexa devices designed for bedrooms, living rooms and even your car.

CINEMOOD 360 Portable Projector Offers Kid-Friendly VR Experiences, No Headset Required

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CINEMOOD , creators behind one of Amazon’s best-selling portable projector systems, announced a new addition to their product lineup arriving this holiday season that will offer families access to 360-degree videos and games without the need for a dedicated VR headset.

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Michael Bae and The Rogue Initiative Partner to Create Entertainment Properties with a Focus on Virtual Reality

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The Rogue Initiative and Michael Bae announced a partnership to develop original entertainment properties with a focus on virtual reality and interactive hardware. We’re all absolutely thrilled to be working with such a cinematic powerhouse in the field of action entertainment.”.

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Hyper-Reality Experience Heading To San Diego Comic-Con

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With San Diego Comic-Con International just around the corner, excitement surrounding this years crop of multi-genre entertainment and comic exhibits have once again begun to mount. Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan will be available on Amazon Prime Video August 31st.

Amazon willing to team up with Apple and Google

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on productivity features for Alexa such as calendar interactions, will put the user first in pursuit of any other partnerships, said Toni Reid, Amazon’s vice president of Alexa and Echo devices, who has been on the team since 2014. Sensing competition, now Amazon is pushing ahead with hiring some brand new tech specialists who can help revolutionise its rival Alexa service. The team is currently working hard building the speech and language solutions behind the Amazon Echo.

Oculus Rift Out Of Stock At Some Retailers, Available ‘Mainly Online’

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“Rift continues to be available across our channels, at this time mainly online (Oculus.com, Best Buy online, Amazon, etc.),” explains an email this week from a Facebook representative. There are also a lot of businesses that rely on Rift as the basis of their location-based VR entertainment. Facebook VR Industry News Amazon oculus rift oculus rift s

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Digital Store Technologies Take the Stage For Both Customer and Associate Experience

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It’s the combination of original retail theater – entertainment, novelty, and engagement – with digital technologies and services to create the next level of in-store experience.

Flipside Studio Provides Virtual Production Tools For Animation In VR

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The tool has been used by some companies while in Early Access, with content made in Flipside Studio now available on some streaming platforms like Amazon Prime, YouTube, Twitch and Caffeine.

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HTC VR Survey Offers Vives & Gift Cards as Prizes, Aims to Understand VR Users

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Winners of the prize drawing will be contacted by August 4th, with gift card winners taking home an $100 Amazon card or a $150 Viveport card. HTC News Bits VR Marketing amazon gift card htc america htc vive viveport gift card vr prize draw vr survey vr sweepstakes

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Fall in love with the 12 best rom-coms on HBO Max

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While a few of the films below can be accessed via HBO Go and HBO Now ( explained here ), you won’t find them on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, or Disney+. More about Entertainment , Rom Com , Hbo Max , Streaming Guides , and Entertainment.

Shopping Malls 2.0 – The Future is Virtual

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Can immersive technologies help struggling bricks-and-mortar retailers to create new shopping experiences and gain an edge against the likes of Amazon? Tech Trends VR Tech amazon AR Augmented Reality HolodeckVR Mixed Reality MR Online Retail Pioneers Vienna Virtual Reality VR VR Consultancy

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Top Twitch streamer Dr. Disrespect was mysteriously banned from the platform

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His page on the Amazon-owned video streaming website is currently shut down, with a message reading "that content is unavailable.". More about Twitch , Dr Disrespect , Guy Beahm , Entertainment , and Celebrities. Twitch Dr Disrespect Guy Beahm Entertainment Celebrities

Where to find badminton, pickleball, and tennis gear on sale

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Wayfair, Amazon, and Dick's Sporting Goods have the full sets or extra racquets you need to get a game going, a handful of which are on sale: Read more. More about Outdoors , Backyard , Mashable Shopping , Entertainment , and Work Life.

These Holiday Bundle Deals Give You Free Games For HTC Vive Or A Gift Card With Oculus Rift

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HTC Vive’s blog reveals that their partners have collaborated to do just that and Amazon has also put together an Oculus Rift deal. Last but not least, those interested can grab the Oculus Rift headset on Amazon and they’ll also receive a $100 Amazon gift card to put toward anything they wish.

Your Guide To The Best VR Exhibits at NY Comic Con 2016

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Virtual reality entertainment provider Jaunt VR will be part of the exhibit showcasing a variety of their upcoming horror experiences such as the pilot for their new horror series The Game as well as Escape of the Living Dead , Zombie Purge and Black Mass.

The Biggest Oculus, SteamVR And Windows Releases OF The Week 10/22/17

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Sadly, the game just isn’t as entertaining as you’d hope. Amazon Odyssey, from Heavy-Iron Studios. The latest Vive Studios experience transports you the lush Amazon rainforest, where you’ll encounter plenty of exotic vegetation and wildlife.

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Nokia Technologies Partners With Disney To Film The Future of VR

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” OZO will help Disney bring their film properties to life in new ways through immersive entertainment experiences, and our focus will be on helping them get the most out of VR as they begin to uncover all that it has to offer.”