Los Angeles Weekend Workshop: Intro to AR Development


With Apple’s recent release of the ARKit, Google’s growth of Google Tango, and AR content rising in popularity, now is the perfect time to get involved! Learn More About the Los Angeles AR Development Weekend Workshop and Sign Up to Attend. The word is out: Augmented Reality is the future. Companies know they should utilize AR technology, but are not sure how.

Code and Coding: Where to Find Help in Los Angeles?


Here, tech dreams come true, app ideas flourish into billion dollar corporations, and some of the most powerful tech companies in the world – Facebook, Apple, Google, to name a few – recruit smart and talented individuals to assist in shaping their bright future.

The team behind Baidu’s first smart speaker is now using AI to make films

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Or Apple, which designs its own devices to carry out superior software experience,” explained Ma. ” The Beijing and Los Angeles-based startup isn’t content with just making the software.

Echoing Apple’s iPhone Launch, Magic Leap Taps AT&T for Exclusive US Distribution

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“When available for consumers, AT&T customers will be among the first to experience [the Magic Leap product] in select AT&T stores in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, with more markets to follow,” AT&T said.

Apple’s iPhone X Facial Recognition Will Revolutionize VR/AR Development


One of the co-founders of groundbreaking Los Angeles-based VR startup Kite & Lightning received his new iPhone X on Saturday. Apple’s iPhone facial recognition system is based on its 2015 acquisition of startup Faceshift.

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Apple Previews iOS 11.3 With New Animoji


In a rare step likely forced by the iPhone-slowing battery debacle , Apple today offered a public “preview” of the spring release of iOS 11.3 , including a new battery health monitor and other features. According to Apple, iPhone 6 and later models will gain “new features to show battery health and recommend if a battery needs to be serviced.” Cedars-Sinai – Los Angeles, California. Last but not least, Apple will debut “HomeKit software authentication” in iOS 11.3,

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L.A. Noire, Star Wars And Apple: The 5 Biggest Stories In VR This Week


Some big stories broke this week from the mean streets of old Los Angeles to a Star Wars AR headset. Apple’s AR Headset In 2020? A new report suggests Apple is currently thinking of a 2020 timeline for its AR headset along with a new operating system meant to run the device. Of course, such timelines are subject to whether the gadget can get slim and sleek enough to meet Apple’s high standards.

Well-funded AR Headset Startup DAQRI is Shutting Down

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DAQRI, the Los Angeles-based AR headset company known for its enterprise-focused Daqri Smart Glasses , is shutting down. SEE ALSO iOS 13 Code Suggests Apple is Testing Its AR Headset Internally.

Mira Launches Prism AR Headset for Apple, Can it Break into Mainstream?


Mira, an AR startup from Los Angeles completed its seed round and announced pre-orders for its Prism AR headset for palatable $99. ’ The post Mira Launches Prism AR Headset for Apple, Can it Break into Mainstream? The race to be the key Augmented Reality company is on.

2019 Events Schedule: The Major VR/AR Conferences And Festivals


We’ll update this list from time to time as we get updates about major new events in 2019, like Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference. Los Angeles, United States. Los Angeles, United States. Some of the biggest virtual reality and augmented reality technology announcements of the year will be made in connection with the events listed on this page.

drew label. Debuts Augmented Reality App and Street Art To Famous LA Landmarks


Los Angeles, Hollywood, and Santa Monica are famous cities you can unlock drew label. ’s I used Apple’s free Xcode environment, including their ARKit API, which is fantastic and does much of the heavy lifting of creating AR apps.

WITHIN’s ‘Wonderscope’ App Provides Reading Education Through AR Storytelling


The Los Angeles based start-up Within has a released a new storytelling app called ‘Wonderscope’, and its creative approach to storytelling will make you feel a whole lot better about letting your child spend all day an iPad or iPhone.

Client App Spotlight: LAPD’s “Choose Your Future VR” by Galago Vision


They plan and execute 360° video projects for a wide array of clients, including Dell, Toyota, Callaway Golf, the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) and more. Apple Phones. Featured Client: Galago Vision.

Byond Will Help Enterprises Build AR, VR, And 360-degree Experiences


The Los Angeles-based startup has created the Byond Immersive Suite to make it easier for companies to create, upload, and publish immersive content. Byond has been working on the tech for two years in Los Angeles and Israel, and it has been testing it for six months with brands and media companies. Byond is launching a publishing platform that allows companies to create augmented reality, virtual reality, and 360-degree applications.

Upload LA AR Weekend Workshop: Build An AR Gallery


With Apple’s recent release of the ARKit, Google’s ARCore, and AR content rising in popularity, now is the perfect time to get in the game! Find out more about Upload Los Angeles’ AR Weekend Workshop taking place November 3, 4 and 5. Find out more about Upload Los Angeles’ AR Weekend Workshop taking place November 3, 4 and 5. Calling all designers, programmers, and makers! The word is out: Augmented Reality is the future.

Austin’s Rapidly Growing VR Community


Does Austin have the largest VR community outside of Los Angeles? Texas’ business incentives have attracted the attention of IBM, Motorola, Apple, and Indeed. So does Austin have the largest VR community outside of Los Angeles?

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10 Recent VR and AR Investments You Should Know About


Los Angeles and Austin, TX-based startup called The Wave VR is building “the world’s first social VR music platform,” according to CEO Adam Arrigo, “[and] it lets anybody from aspiring DJs to Deadmau5 to put on online virtual shows that are fully interactive.

Google Promoting Pixel and Daydream VR Through Livestreamed Music Festivals


Subsequent events, featuring different acts in support of separate causes, will be held in New Orleans on December 9 and Seattle on December 12, with two more yet-to-be-announced shows in San Francisco and Los Angeles at the end of the year.

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SIGGRAPH 2017: Neurable Lets You Control A Virtual World With Your Mind


This is combined with eye-tracking technology from German firm SMI, which may have just been acquired by Apple. Here’s how Neurable describes it : Neurable is debuting Awakening , a VR game preview made in partnership with eStudiofuture , at SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles.

At Siggraph 2019, AI-aided CG Flexed Its Muscles And Slightly Stumbled


Yet at this week’s Siggraph 2019 conference in Los Angeles , FaceUnity’s “automatic” cloud AI avatar generator snapped a photo of me and quickly came to some very incorrect conclusions. “It

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review


Apple acquires computer vision company, the hidden 3D feature in iOS 11 beta, Google experiments with ads in VR, a new VC fund is focusing on VR/AR, the investment and funding wrapup, and more… 1.APPLE DOESN’T WANT YOU TO KNOW ABOUT THIS ACQUISITION.

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ARwall Expands with advisory team that includes Raymond Mosco

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Los Angeles-based AR studio ARwall has expanded with the addition of senior-level talent and entertainment industry advisors well known for their expertise in design, engineering, and XR. Mosco has held notable positions at Apple, Facebook, and Oculus.

The DeanBeat: Yep, I’m Still Playing Pokémon Go


In terms of unique installs of one per Apple ID or Google account, it has been downloaded more than 500 million times (The Pokémon Company’s figure is more than 800 million). I’m obsessed with getting those walks in, since I can see results on my Apple Watch. The AR wasn’t that impressive for a long time, and it improved last December as Niantic Labs added Apple’s ARKit. Above: Pokemon Go now uses Apple’s ARKit tech for better augmented reality.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review


and announced their first hardware product… which just landed via yellow vending machines in Los Angeles. APPLE’S 2011 AUGMENTED REALITY PATENT FINALLY MADE PUBLIC.

Everything Wrong with Traditional Data Visualization and How VR is Poised to Fix It

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Times infographic: Eugene Turner — Life in Los Angeles (1977), L.A. In the depictions below, parameters of Tim Cook’s face — like the slope of his eyebrows — have been mapped to various Apple financial data-points for the year in question.

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There Will Be No Proto Awards In 2017, Return Planned In 2018


The event is organized by The Virtual Reality Foundation, which is composed of many of the same people behind the Virtual Reality Los Angeles conference and startup Mindshow. Apple’s eye-catching ARKit is on the verge of release alongside a series of Microsoft-backed VR headsets. The organizers of VR’s biggest awards ceremony, The Proto Awards, say they won’t be hosting an event in 2017.

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Steven Sato - @stevensato Another former #CPDinVR panelist, Steven is the Technology Director for a K8 Independent School in Los Angeles with 19 years experience in education.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review


LA, GET EXCITED: BJORK’S VR EXHIBITION COMES TO LOS ANGELES. DOES APPLE HAVE 1000+ ENGINEERS WORKING ON AR IN ISRAEL? Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst.

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The VRScout Report – Altspace Shuts Down & Disney Resorts Get The Void


Based in Los Angeles, content company and platform Within has raised $40M in Series B funding ; this round brings their total investment to $56.6M. STRONG SALES BOOSTS APPLE STOCK PRIMES US FOR THE RELEASE OF ARKIT.

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The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review


Hardware infrastructure and software developer tools from big players like Apple (ARKit) and Facebook (Camera Effects platform) directly contributed to a huge surge in interest in augmented reality.

Bringing Lego Fish and Global AR Gnomes to Life, with Trigger Global's Jason Yim

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Yim is a recognized speaker around the world and he has held the stage at major technology and industry conferences in Singapore, Shanghai, Berlin, Tokyo, Copenhagen, London, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and all over the place. Yim has also been featured in Apple's first TV show, "Planet of the Apps," and won two LA Auto Show award design challenges back to back, with his partners at Honda Advanced Design. Step 1: Plant augmented reality gnomes across the world.

How Hollywood Has Predicted VR in Movies


Head mounted display: Fitting the mold of a headset that Apple would produce, Johnny dons a sleek chrome arc that covers from forehead to nose. Hannon Fuller (Armin Mueller-Stahl) recently completed a VR environment that perfectly renders a 1937 Los Angeles.

Top 29 VR/AR Events, Expos and Conferences to Attend in 2019


Venue: Los Angeles, California, United States. Venue: Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, California, United States. VRLA : Los Angeles-based VR event. WWDC : Apple’s annual developer conference. With VR gaining popularity, the annual conference, expo and festival calendar are filling up quickly. Below you’ll find some of the best events to attend, along with all the important event details.

As UploadVR Turns 2 We Reflect On The First Full Year of Consumer VR


The E3 gaming conference in Los Angeles is overtaken by VR , with Oculus promising more than 30 games for the Oculus Touch controllers this year and Microsoft making clear it will support VR with its next Xbox console, code-named Scorpio, in 2017.

Intel planning to launch smart glasses this year


Amazon is working on their Alexa-powered glasses, but Apple, Facebook, and Google are all publicly focusing on phone-based AR for now. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas early this month, Chief Executive Brian Krzanich announced the opening of a Los Angeles-based studio space for the production of VR, AR and other new content. Intel Corp.’s