Niantic’s ‘Ingress Prime’ Brings A Sci-fi Twist To Location-Based AR Gaming

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Using OpenStreetMap alongside Google Maps, the app revealed a secret digital battlefield that existed over the real-world, allowing a small, but dedicated community of players to duke it out in digital turf wars. Ingress Prime is available now on the Apple App Store and on Google Play.

Designing the User Experience for WebAR, with Google's Interaction Developer Austin McCasland

XR for Business Podcast

Austin McCasland is a UX prototyper working with Google, and he and Alan chat about the finer points of UX design for AR. He's designed and developed Paint Space AR, named by Apple as one of the best apps of 2017 and currently works full time at Google as an AR Interaction designer. Let's dive right in; you work at Google as a UX designer -- user experience, for those who don't know -- walk us through what you do on a daily basis. And not just America.

AR+VR Weekly: HoloLens 2, Facebook AR/VR report and IMAX kills VR centers

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Google Lens arrives on iOS search app ( TechCrunch ). Google launches Playground AR app to all Pixel devices ( Next Reality ). MediaTek launches Helio P90 SoC with Google Lens and ARCore support ( GSMArena ). Unity releases 2018.3 Source: IMAX.

My predictions for augmented reality in 2019

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Feature comparison between ARCore, ARKit and the Unity Handheld AR SDK (Image by Unity). Meta is having funding issues because of the new trade wars between America and China. Google Maps in AR).

Eido Inoue tells us everything we need to know about HADO and location based augmented reality

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Between that, I worked on consumer cloud software with Google for five years… managing engineering teams for Gmail, Japanese mobile, Google Labs, and social (Blogger etc.) We also have a small office and a couple of people overseas in Europe and America.

VRLA’s John Root on AR, Privacy, & eSports in VR

Road to VR

Saturday’s keynote will feature a live performance by Light Balance, the captivating dance group from “America’s Got Talent.”

VRLA 2018 Returns; Keynote Lineup Announced

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VRLA also revealed that Saturday’s keynote will feature a live performance by Light Balance, the captivating dance group from “America’s Got Talent.” The two-day conference’s full slate of keynote speakers also include live performances.

Oculus Quest vs Vive Focus: let the battle begin

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And so here we are again: Oculus vs HTC, America vs China, Hugo Barra vs Alvin Wang Graylin. The Vive Focus was most probably the best VR standalone on the market when Oculus last week announced what will be the first consumer 6DOF VR standalone headset.

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Highlights From New York City’s Upcoming VR In The Sky Event

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10:15 am – 10:45 am | Keynote: The World’s Most Compelling New Experiences (Unity). Tony Parisi | Head of VR/AR Strategy, Unity. Julie Shumaker | Vice President, Business Development, Unity.

Oculus and Kaleidoscope Announce DevLab VR Art Incubator

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Originally started in 2015 as a traveling VR film festival spanning 10 cities in North America, Kaleidoscope has really come into its own this year. The new initiative will help independent creators incubate original VR projects.

New Oculus Rift and Gear VR Releases For The Week Of 02/19/17

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Tilt Brush, from Google. With this app, you can visit some of the most iconic buildings in America. Recommendation: Developers will eventually be able to get this for free on the Unity store.

SVVR 2017: For Trailblazers, by Trailblazers

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In preparation, VRScout ‘s Malia Probst spoke with SVVR Co-Founder Karl Krantz for next week’s episode of the VRScout Report , where they discussed the SVVR expo, what’s exciting about this year’s edition, and its roots as the first VR meetup in America.