YouTube Stories Adds A Twist To AR Selfie Filters

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Google purchased YouTube from former PayPal employees Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawad Karim back in 2006 for a whopping $1.65 YouTube introduces real-time face filters powered by machine-learning, but there’s a catch.

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‘John Wick Chronicles’ Lets You Become The Legendary Hitman In VR

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John Wick is a tale about the legendary assassin of the same name brought to life by Keanu Reeves and directors Chad Stahelski and David Leitch. John Wick: Chapter 2 sees Keanu Reeves returning to the role with Chad Stahelski remaining in the director’s chair.

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Building An AR Platform For Intelligent Avatars

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Artie’s engine uses AI to create entertaining and highly interactive avatars in augmented reality. . The ability to create engaging avatars is crucial if social immersive experiences and platforms wish to catch on with consumers.

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Making Intelligent Avatars in AR

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Artie is an AI engine that creates entertaining and highly interactive avatars for use in Augmented Reality.

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Live Comedy Show ‘Comedy Living Room’ Coming to Altspace Thursday

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Comedy Living Room, the stand-up comedy show created by Matt Lottman and Frank Chad Muniz (and literally held in a living room), is hosting its first show in VR on Thursday, April 27th at 5pm PT.

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Samsung Bringing Live UFC and X Games to Gear VR

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You’ll be able to watch the world’s best BMX riders and skaters, including Jimmy Wilkins, Chad Kerley and Jagger Eaton compete for the top spot. Watch featherweight fighters José Aldo and Max Holloway throw down on June 3rd.

Latest ‘The Unspoken’ Update Brings a New Arena, Artifact, Guardian and More

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And on that note of keeping the player base engaged, Insomniac Games’ Studio Director Chad Dezern has promised more content to come in 2017 – with more updates along the lines of the above as well we new modes.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

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At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

VR Veterans Found Artie Augmented Reality Avatar Company

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The startup has backing from a variety of investors, including YouTube cofounder Chad Hurley, Founders Fund, DCG, and others. He was later recruited by Chad Hurley, cofounder and ex-CEO of YouTube, to join his private technology incubator in Silicon Valley. The migration of virtual reality veterans to augmented reality continues.

Samsung’s VR Live Pass Will Let You Watch ‘X Games’ and Live Nation Events in 360

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Gear VR owners will be able to watch some of the best riders and skaters compete, including Jimmy Wilkins, Chad Kerley and Jagger Eaton. VR Live Pass, Samsung’s 360-degree video livestream partnership for Gear VR, continues in July with live coverage of the X Games Minneapolis.

Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

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Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world.

The AVR Platform and Classroom 3.0 Showcased at EduTECH Asia 2018

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At EduTECH Asia 2018 this week in Singapore, EON Reality spent two full days speaking, promoting, and demonstrating the latest updates to the AVR Platform to the thousands of education and technology professionals in attendance.

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Dyslexia and Obesity Are Getting Virtual Reality Solutions

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“Fit VR” (working title) is the brainchild of Chad Lonberger, Rushil Reddy and a duo of other developers in the Bay Area. Socially conscious virtual reality projects took center stage last week at an event held at the Upload Collective in San Francisco.

Augmented Reality Lets You Slip Inside Magritte’s Surreal Scenes at SFMOMA

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We know that playful interactive experiences can create a strong connection between visitors and the subject matter,” said Chad Coerver, chief content officer at the SFMOMA. “We San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art wants to bring you closer to paintings. How close? Literally inside.

Social Presence & Training Social Dynamics with Virtual Humans

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Team training scenarios are often difficult due to the logistics involved with coordinating many different people’s schedules.

E3 2018 Pre-show Roundup – ‘Beat Saber’ on PSVR, Xbox Mum on VR, New Game Announcements & More

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Insomniac’s CCO Chad Dezern appeared on stage at the E3 2018 PC Gaming Show to talk about upcoming open-world adventure game Stormland , which was announced just before the event.

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VR For Good: How The Road Will Use VR To Raise Awareness Of Human Trafficking

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The pair’s movie, which will feature cinematography from Chad Cooper, is influenced by the times in which we live in, with the political climate of countries like the US and the UK clamping down on immigration. Turning a blind eye to something is hard to do when it’s right in front of you. That’s why so many people see VR as such a powerful tool for raising awareness of the many issues that mankind faces in this day and age.

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Stormland Is A New Co-Op FPS From Insomniac That Constantly Evolves

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Then after getting a sneak preview of the trailer last week I got the chance to speak with Chad Dezern, Chief Creative Officer at Insomniac Games, and Mike Daly, Lead Designer on Stormland and they revealed just how ambitious and bold their plan is for this upcoming project really is.

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Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

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Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

This Degree Will Actually Land You a Job and Prepare You for the Future

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For some Entrepreneur School Alumni , after working an extensive eleven months to pursue a dream it’s time to relax. For others, it means it’s time to pursue their dreams by starting their career in the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality industry.

Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin Feels Like an Evolution of Double Fine’s Adventure Game Roots

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Last week I visited Double Fine’s San Francisco office and had the chance to play through the first 45 minutes of the game and chat with Project Lead, Chad Dawson. The original Psychonauts is the definition of a cult-classic.

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‘The Unspoken’ Meets Esports: How Insomniac Is Combining Immersion With Competition

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“For us, developing The Unspoken started with making a really good and fun competitive game,” said Chad Dezern, Creative Director of The Unspoken at Insomniac, during a phone interview.