Thu.Jun 23, 2022

The 5 Best Uses Of XR At Tribeca Immersive 2022

VRScout

The Tribeca Film Festival has already come and gone, and this year’s event boasted of 20-plus celebrated immersive works. Located in the heart of Manhattan’s popular Tribeca neighborhood, audiences flocked to the central festival hub at Spring Studios.

Realwear Navigator 500 Hands-On: Great smartglasses for enterprise

The Ghost Howls

Maybe they are not sexy or exciting to talk about, but industrial smartglasses are very successful in their field because they get the job done for a reasonable price.

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You Can Now Delete Your Furniture Using IKEA’s AR App

VRScout

Create an interactive 3D replica of your personal space using the IKEA Kreativ Scene Scanner. It was back in 2019 that IKEA first introduced the ability to preview furniture in AR using its IKEA Place app. Gone are the days of having to visit a store in-person to shop.

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Report: China’s Tencent Forms XR Unit to Build Its Own Metaverse

Road to VR

Tencent, the China-based multinational known for WeChat and a host of mobile games, reportedly announced to staff that was creating a unit dedicated building out its XR offerings.

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Are You Still Watching? How to Create Engaging Presentations for Virtual Learning

Speaker: Richard Goring, Director at BrightCarbon

Remote meetings are here to stay - and so is the Zoom fatigue that many experience. The importance of compelling content is more apparent than ever. In this webinar, learn how PowerPoint provides terrific tools to create the kind of dynamic visual content you need to capture your remote audience’s attention. Come along to this masterclass packed with live demonstrations of how to create compelling presentations for successful meetings in a virtual and hybrid environment. In this webinar, you will learn how to: Create dynamic visuals that support persuasive stories to engage your audience Develop professional-looking designs for presentations and other content Become a PowerPoint legend with techniques to make effective presentations quickly and easily June 30th, 2022 at 9:30 am PDT, 12:30 pm EDT, 5:30 pm GMT

The Curiosity Rover Snapped Stunning Images Of Mars Landscapes Shaped By Water

Slashgear

Though Mars is often thought of as a dusty red sphere, it is home to incredible rocky landscapes, including some stunning ones shaped by ancient water. Science

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How NASA Will Keep The InSight Mars Lander Working Until The Very End

Slashgear

NASA's InSight lander is nearing the end of its life, but the team has plans to ensure it collects valuable scientific data until it runs out of power. News Science

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Zuckerberg: Meta Pay Is Part Of A ‘Wallet For The Metaverse’

Upload VR

Meta will introduce a digital wallet for use in the metaverse , as part of its Meta Pay (formerly Facebook Pay) service. Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the news in a post shared to his Facebook account.

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We Finally Know When No Man's Sky Will Release On Nintendo Switch

Slashgear

The survival game "No Man's Sky" was supposed to arrive on the Switch this summer, but a delay has pushed it into late 2022. We finally know when it'll drop. Gaming News

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Accelerating Digital Transformation With A Powerful Combination of Virtual Training Solutions From Matterport and CGS

ARPost

Two industry leaders have combined their cutting-edge technologies to deliver powerful virtual training solutions to global enterprises. The partnership between Matterport and CGS is expected to propel the digital transformation initiatives of Fortune 500 companies.

Who C.A.R.E.S.!? How Learning Got Its Bad Rap & What We Can Do About It

Speaker: Treion Muller, Chief Strategy Officer at ELB Learning

Since when has learning and development become such a negative experience with learners? Treion Muller, Chief Strategy Officer for ELB Learning, will introduce a new learning framework called the C.A.R.E.S Learning Effectiveness Model.

Installing An EV Charging Station At Home Might Cost More Than You Think

Slashgear

Gas prices are soaring, but that doesn't mean you'll immediately save money with an EV. Initial costs can be high, especially if you're getting a home charger.

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Is Camera Kit Snap’s Next AR Growth Engine?

AR Insider

As AR platforms mature and growth naturally slows, where can they go for the next engagement inflection? The answer is beyond their own walls. And that's what Snap has done with Camera Kit. We examine the drivers & dynamics. This post appeared first on AR Insider.

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The Polestar 5 Electric Car Will Be As Powerful As A Supercar

Slashgear

EVs have been pushing the limits of performance for a while now, and Polestar promises to continue this trend with its Polestar 5 electric vehicle. Cars News

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Reality Bytes: Meta, Netflix & Roku

AR Insider

This week on Reality Bytes, we discuss Roku’s new shoppable ads, Netflix’s secretive but important gaming ambitions, and Meta’s new avatar store. This post appeared first on AR Insider. Commentary hide Reality Bytes

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How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

Everyday Tech That Was Created By Accident

Slashgear

Many of the processes and items we take for granted today weren't actually intended to come out the way that they did, as these inventions show. Technology

Khaby Lame unseats Charli D'Amelio as the most-followed account on TikTok

Mashable VR

Charli D'Amelio may have built a dancing dynasty, but she has been unseated as the most-followed TikTok account by a comedian who never says a word. Khaby Lame , a Senegalese-born 22-year-old living in Italy, swept past D'Amelio Wednesday night to a current follower count of 142.6

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Apple Hasn't Given Up On This Futuristic Device Concept

Slashgear

Apple breathes life into the idea that a MacBook could exist with a touchpad as large as the entire bottom half of the notebook, keyboard included. News Technology

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Netflix is definitely adding a cheaper, ad-supported tier and the suspense is killing us

Digital Trends

Netflix's co-CEO has confirmed that the streaming giant will launch an ad-supported tier at a cheaper price than any other plan the company currently offers. Home Theater News ad-supported streaming services Netflix video streaming services

The Key to Getting the Best Out of Video-Based Practice & Coaching

Speaker: Micah Eppler, Account Executive for Rehearsal of eLearning Brothers

Join Micah Eppler from eLearning Brothers to see hands-on examples of how organizations are transforming outcomes with video-based training strategies.

Amazon's Creepy New Alexa Tech Impersonates Deceased Loved Ones

Slashgear

Alexa's newest feature, dubbed creepy by some but heartwarming by others, will allow users to hear the voices of deceased loved ones. Technology

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BepiColombo mission shares stunning image of Mercury flyby

Digital Trends

The European and Japanese team behind the BepiColombo mission to Mercury has shared the first image of the spacecraft’s recent flyby of the distant planet. News Space BepiColombo ESA JAXA Mercury

The 5 Best Deals From The Meta Quest Summer Sale

Slashgear

Meta is having a game sale for its Quest VR customers, offering up some big-name titles at notable discounts. The sale is very temporary, so don't delay. Gaming News

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SpaceX rolls Super Heavy booster to launchpad for key test

Digital Trends

SpaceX’s next-gen Super Heavy booster has been transported to the launchpad at its Starbase site for its first static fire test using all of its Raptor engines. News Space Mars Moon NASA space SpaceX Starship super heavy

Immersing the Curious Mind in VR: Why You’re Missing Out on Proven ROI!

Speaker: John Blackmon, eLearning Brothers CTO, CenarioVR® Creator

Join John Blackmon, eLearning Brothers CTO and creator of the award-winning VR course builder CenarioVR®, to find out why organizations choose immersive learning and how they've used innovative approaches.

The 5 Biggest Disadvantages Of Starlink Internet

Slashgear

Starlink has a great deal of potential, but as it's getting off the ground, there are a few disadvantages. Technology

Jacob deserved a happier ending in 'Grace and Frankie'

Mashable VR

Welcome to Fix It, our series examining projects we love — save for one tiny change we wish we could make. Grace and Frankie is a near-perfect show. Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris' comedy offered chemistry and humor, warmth and connectedness, substance and truth.

Microsoft Edge Gets Its Game On With Xbox Cloud Gaming Update

Slashgear

Microsoft has rolled out another big feature for its Edge browser, this one targeting gamers who subscribe to Xbox Game Pass and regularly stream content. Gaming News Technology

Five planets align for first time in 18 years

Mashable VR

For the first time in 18 years , you can see five planets in the sky at the same time. Set your alarms for early morning skywatching June 24

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Everyone Wins! How Games Can Improve Learning Outcomes Across Multiple Generations

Speaker: Stephen Baer, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of The Game Agency

Nearly 70% of American adults play video games. Stephen Baer, Chief Creative Officer at The Game Agency, will discuss each generation’s unique learning styles and identify game types that appeal to each one and improve your learning outcomes.