Fly Is A New VR Installation That Takes Virtual Flight To New Heights


Inside the strange giant egg that houses Fly, which is created and directed by Charlotte Mikkelborg, you’ll find a curious makeshift VR rig. Art & Science Entertainment Experiences Charlotte Mikkelborg fly Saatchi GalleryIn 1903 the Wright brothers did the impossible; they flew. Not only that, but they did it with some wood wrapped in fabric and a 12 horsepower gasoline engine.

360 Film ‘Dinner Party’ is a Symbolic Exploration of Race in America Wrapped in an Alien Abduction Story

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Rather than using normal alien tropes, writers Laura Wexler & Charlotte Stoudt chose to use the spatial affordances of VR to present a symbolic representation of each of their experiences to highlight how vastly different they were. Charlotte Stoudt. 360 film News Voices of VR Podcast VR Podcasts VR Storytelling Alien Abduction Charlotte Stoudt Dinner Party Laura Wexler new frontier Storytelling sundance sundance 2018Laura Wexler.


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Snapchat Lays Up Lens Studio Experience for Nike's Jordan Brand at NBA All-Star Weekend

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Nike and Snapchat, having already reigned triumphant with its viral augmented reality ad featuring Lebron James, are teaming up with another basketball legend at NBA All-Star Weekend This year's site for the league's annual star-studded event, which takes place on Saturday and Sunday, is Charlotte, North Carolina, the current home of Charlotte Hornets owner and perhaps the greatest basketball player of all time, Michael Jordan.

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2020 Republican National Convention Day 1: How to Watch

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How-To News 2020 Presidential Election Charlotte pence Republican Nominee RNC trumpThe 2020 Republican National Convention will kick off Monday, August 24.

Niantic Partners with City Governments to Turn Pokémon GO into a Tool for Community Engagement

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Four of the studied cities — Akron, Ohio; Charlotte, North Carolina; Philadelphia. A new study published by American University demonstrates how Pokémon GO and other augmented reality games can help city governments bring communities closer together. An ongoing partnership between Pokémon GO developer Niantic and the community investment program of the John S. and James L.

Kate Moss Stars in the World’s First VR Perfume Ad


That’s why Samsung teamed up with renowned makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury to produce the world’s first VR perfume ad starring the supermodel for New York Fashion Week. Kate Moss Helps Charlotte Tilbury Debut Her New Fragrance, Scent of a Dream What’s more glamorous than Kate Moss on the cover of Vogue ? Kate Moss in virtual reality, of course.

Voice-Activated BBC VR Experience Puts You In The Shoes Of A Suffragette


Throughout the experience users also hear BBC archive audio clips of real-life suffragettes (Edith Pepper, Charlotte Drake, Charlotte Marsh, Mary Richardson, Lillian Lenton, Victoria Liliard, Grace Roe and Elizabeth Dean) explaining how they found their own voice, and used it to change the world. Make some noise in a VR experience inspired by histories greatest women’s rights activists.

Impressive 'dueling' T. rex and triceratops fossils going on public display

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The impressive and dramatic fossil specimen still only partially uncovered from its surrounding sandstone includes a tyrannosaurus rex and a triceratops, and it will be going on display at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, The Charlotte Observer reported Tuesday.

Design And Race Your Own Car With NASCAR Mobile AR Racing


At the time of this writing you can engage in AR races in Darlington, Richmond, Bristol, Las Vegas, Talladega, and the Charlotte Roval, with plenty more still to come: Monday, Oct. Compete in AR races against 16 playoff drivers across 10 playoff tracks.

Groundbreaking Indie VR Projects, Taking Flight & Tracking Hands || The VR Culture Show


Created by Charlotte Mikkelborg, the experience takes you on a history of man-powered aviation, using a rig to tilt and turn your body. It’s been a busy week for VR gaming but, as we all know, VR is doing so much more than games! Let us prove it to you with the second episode of The VR Culture Show! Last time we were at the Raindance Film Festival in London. For this month’s episode, we’re focusing in on a bunch of different areas.

'Black Narcissus' stars Diana Rigg in gothic tale of a nun's sexual fantasies

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BAFTA award-winning writer Amanda Coe has adapted Rumer Godden’s 1939 classic literary novel Black Narcissus , a three-part adaptation directed by Charlotte Bruus Christensen for BBC One and FX. Autumn TV season is upon us.

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Romantic 'Ammonite' trailer feels like a distillation of yearning

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Based on a true story, the movie stars Kate Winslet as British paleontologist Mary Anning and Saoirse Ronan as Charlotte Murchison, a woman with "melancholia" whose husband has paid Anning to bring along as she searches for fossils on the coast.

Sundance 2021 Will Host Its New Frontier Program In VR


Cast: Charlotte Berry, Michael Dodds, Houmi Miura, Ben Kulvichit, Anna West. All 14 submissions will be available remotely via a custom-built virtual platform.

Beat Saber DLC Tracklist Leaks Early, Listen Here


Charlotte Colley) – Muzzy. Whoops, it looks like the Beat Saber DLC tracklist leaked a little early. Awkward. A post on the PlayStation Blog , picked up on Reddit , apparently listed the new tracks. It seems to have since been removed from the blog but a tweet from Beat Saber itself validates the list. Okaaay guys, it was suppose to be a surprise but some of you got too excited on reddit. We’re proudly confirming our very first: Monstercat Music Pack Vol.

Making Noise in VR

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Throughout the experience viewers also hear BBC archive audio clips of real-life suffragettes (Edith Pepper, Charlotte Drake, Charlotte Marsh, Mary Richardson, Lillian Lenton, Victoria Liliard, Grace Roe and Elizabeth Dean) explaining how they found their own voice, and used it to change the world. New BBC Virtual Reality experience invites you to find your voice and make a difference by walking a mile in the shoes of the suffragettes.

Terrence Malick’s Second VR Film Debuts This Week


Other projects being revealed at VR Days include Inside Out VR from Charlotte Bruneau and Cosmos Within Us from Tupac Martir. Knight of Cups and Badlands director Terrence Malick is soon set to debut his second VR film. The piece, named Evolver, will premiere as one of 10 projects at VR Days Europe in Amsterdam today, Screen Daily reports. Produced with the help of House of Secrets, the experience studies the lives of humans all the way from birth to death.

NBA 2017-2018 VR Highlight Reel Arrives Free On NextVR


The massive broadcast came to a close this April as Indiana & Charlotte squared-off in the last scheduled live-stream, putting a cap on what one heck of an ambitious project. Go courtside for this season’s most incredible MVP moments in NextVR’s latest partnership with the NBA. Since its initial transition into VR content back in 2012, NextVR has become one of, if not the leading provider of live VR event broadcasts.

Cyan Ventures Will Publish VR Narrative Game Zed


Above: Zed is gathering memories for Charlotte. Zed is the story of a man dying of dementia, desperately trying to reconnect broken memories to make a children’s book to leave behind for his yet unborn granddaughter, Charlotte. Myst and Riven publisher Cyan has shifted into virtual reality games, and it is moving further in that direction as the publisher of an externally produced VR game dubbed Zed.

How Fashion Brands Are Using VR


Charlotte Tilbury’s launch for her debut fragrance, Scent of a Dream , was an out of this world experience for guests at New York Fashion Week. Who said VR was just for gamers? From Sephora’s latest AR app update , a VR perfume commercial starring the one and only Kate Moss, to a HoloLens powered dressing room –the fashion industry has proven that VR and AR is en vogue through a range of experiences over the years.

Seeing the Realities of War Through AR

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According to Charlotte Lindsey-Curtet, director of communications and information management at the ICRC, this is the first time AR has been used to tell the story of the impact of urban conflict in such a way: “With augmented reality, we can create immersive experiences that showcase the humanitarian situation in a new and deeply moving way.”. This iOS Augmented Reality app by the Red Cross shows people what the effects of war would feel like in their home.

Here Is The NBA’s Full NextVR Live Broadcasting Schedule For This Season


April 11, 2017 – Charlotte Hornets at Atlanta Hawks – 7:30 p.m. NextVR has previously pulled in massive funding through big investment rounds, including $30 million and another 80 million , to continue live broadcasting in VR. Earlier this month we reported the startup took a major step forward, going into a full time stream schedule with the NBA. Now we have the full schedule of the virtual reality offerings.

‘Beat Saber’ Gets First Paid Music Pack, Update Brings Previous PSVR Exclusives to PC

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Charlotte Colley) [High Maintenance Remix] – Muzzy. Beat Games today released Beat Saber’s long-awaited first DLC music pack, an effort created in partnership with electronic dance music record label Monstercat. A new update on PC also brings it up to speed with the PSVR version, now featuring full mode and track parity between both platforms.

Spatial Computing at SXSW 2020; Is This the Year of XR?

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Organizer Charlotte Mikkelborg. I attended SXSW 25 times. Crazy, huh? Those days are probably over for me, it’s time for someone else to have some fun eating BBQ and walking down Sixth in Austin while hanging out with the creative people in the industry. That said, I’ve been keeping track of all the panel pitches I’ve seen that have anything to do with Spatial Computing and here’s the list.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Charlotte, SouthPark. Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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Asgard’s Wrath, Half-Life: Alyx Lead Race For AIXR’s 2020 VR Awards

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Charlotte Mikkelborg – Fly. The finalists for the fourth international 2020 VR Awards have been announced, with Asgard’s Wrath, Half-Life: Alyx and more in contention for the coveted VR Game of the Year award. The international VR Awards aim to gather some of the biggest names of the industry to celebrate and recognize some of their biggest achievements and milestones over the last year in the world of virtual reality.

Experience NBA All-Star Weekend in VR


The eight-player field also features 2017 All-Stars Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors and Kemba Walker of the Charlotte Hornets, as well as Eric Gordon of the Houston Rockets, Wesley Matthews of the Dallas Mavericks, CJ McCollum of the Portland Trail Blazers, and Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers. NextVR and NBA to will deliver free highlights of NBA All-Star Weekend.

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Beat Saber Monstercat Music Pack Vol. 1 DLC Review: Fantastic Collection Of New Songs


Charlotte Colley) [High Maintenance Remix] – Muzzy. Today is the day that Beat Saber finally gets a big influx of new music. Ever since the original game came out in Early Access on Steam almost a year ago with just 10 songs, the release schedule has been a slow trickle of one-off releases. Then when it launched on PSVR late last year, that platform got six new exclusive tracks. Now with the Monstercat Music Pack Vol.

AR Game Ally + MONOPOLY® Turns Cities into Educational Gameboard


It covers six US cities: Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, New York City, as well as Seattle. Learning through play is fun and efficient. Thus, Ally Financial partnered with MONOPOLY and 8th Wall to create an augmented reality game. Ally + MONOPOLY uses the concept of the popular financial board game and puts it in real life across six US cities. In this way, the financial services company wants to teach people financial literacy and help them make responsible money decisions.

13 of the best Squarespace templates for videos, blogs, and beyond

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Charlotte. Odds are you've already heard of Squarespace thanks to extensive marketing campaigns via podcasts and website banners. It's a big name in the web design world now, allowing you to easily construct sites even if you don't know much about web design or coding.

Within ‘Beat Saber’s’ First Music Pack Lurks a Beast Worth Taming

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Charlotte Colley) [High Maintenance Remix]” — Muzzy. Bust out the sweat bands and tighten your wrist straps. A big update to Beat Saber yesterday added a slew of new content to the PC version. Alongside that update, the game’s first paid DLC, Monstercat Music Pack Vol. 1, is now available on both PC and PSVR. The pack includes 10 strong tracks, one of which stands out as the most challenging—and rewarding—of the bunch.

10 of the best Squarespace templates for videos, blogs, and more

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Charlotte. If you’ve listened to any podcast ever, you already know the spiel: Squarespace is an all-in-one website builder that makes it easy to create a beautiful online presence. Numbers-wise, it’s one of the most popular web building and hosting services out there, supporting millions of websites across the web. One of the primary reasons why Squarespace has seen this success is that it’s inherently all-inclusive.

Twitter is downright horny for 'Bridgerton' memes

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Tis the social season and much like Queen Charlotte we all wish to be entertained.

What is the future of augmented reality? (2020)

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Charlotte Mikkelborg, Film Director and Immersive Experience Creator, is hopeful as well. It is safe to say that the future of augmented reality (AR) looks bright. In late 2019, PwC predicted that VR and AR could add as much as $1.5 trillion, or 1.8 per cent GDP , to the global economy by 2030. The value provided by immersive technologies is plentiful, and companies are already using it to expand their marketing, retail, education, and many other initiatives.

Sundance New Frontier Announces 2019 Line-Up


Interlooped / Switzerland (Lead Artists: Maria Guta, Robin Mange, Javier Bello Ruiz, FlexFab, Key Collaborators: Benoît Perrin, Joël Comminot, Charlotte Gubler) — What happens when you step in a room that slowly fills up with different versions of the same person? Sundance Film Festival has revealed their 2019 lineup for the New Frontier Exhibition. The showcase is packed with 33 projects by creators who are pushing artistic innovation across new mediums that include VR, AR, MR, and AI.

How Augmented Reality Can Make Aviation Safer and Better


Heading from New York City to Charlotte, North Carolina, the plane experienced a bird strike just 3 minutes after take off which took out both the engines. Let’s face it, we all have daydreamed of sitting in a cockpit and roaming the wild, blue yonder. It’s hard to find someone who wouldn’t have been fascinated by aviation at some point in their life. But for all the gratification that flying brings with it, no one can deny that it is also in equal measure, a dangerous thing.

'Sex in the City' is getting a Samantha-free revival

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Original cast members Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon and Kristin Davis will reprise their roles as Carrie Bradshaw, Miranda Hobbes, and Charlotte York respectively, and will also executive produce alongside Michael Patrick King.

Tribeca Film Festival’s Arcade Includes World Premiere VR Content


From Angel Manuel Soto, Charlotte Stoudt, Laura Wexler with key collaborators: Rachel Skidmore, Bryn Mooser, Erik Donley. New York’s Tribeca Film Festival will include more than a dozen world premiere VR and AR experiences this year. As part of the festival, a Virtual Arcade will be there featuring 20 immersive projects from five countries. This Virtual Arcade takes place at the Tribeca Festival Hub from April 20-28.