This Virtual Being Music Group Released An AI-Generated Album, And It’s Not Bad

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Fictional musical groups like Alvin and the Chipmunks and Jossie and the Pussycats, though vastly different from the types of acts we see today, lead the way for future fictional musicians, including The Gorillaz, Dethklok, and numerous others. .

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Riot Games Debuts Virtual K-Pop Group With Live MR Performance

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Over past decade, Riot Games, the team behind the insanely popular multiplayer online battle arena game League of Legends , has evolved from a simple video game developer and esports tournament organizer into a full-fledged, multimedia production company.

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VR Health Group Is Rating How Many Calories Games Burn

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As well as delivering immersive experiences, VR gaming has another welcome, if unintended side-effect: getting players fit. The problem is it’s hard to know just how much exercise you’ll get playing a game until you try it. In some cases, games are observed twice.

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The Future Group Raises $20 Million to Blend Real-world Video With Virtual Worlds

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The Future Group has raised $20 million for its technology that blends real-world video with virtual worlds to immerse people inside what feels like an interactive game show. with experience using game-oriented technologies in The Matrix films. “It’s

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How The Future Group Is Redefining Live Game Shows With Mixed Reality

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Game shows have been losing younger audiences for some time. The Future Group wants to change that by making game shows more interactive with mixed reality technology. I’ve been in the games industry for more than 10 years. He’s been in game shows in England for 15 years.

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‘Beat Saber’ Mod Group Hosts ‘Golden Ticket’ Scavenger Hunt, Win a Vive Pro & More

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The Beat Saber Modding Group is putting on a special event starting today that could net you a new HTC Vive Pro or thousands of dollars in prizes just by playing custom songs on Beat Saber.

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Gaming-Themed Atari Hotels Will Include VR And AR Entertainment

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Earlier today legendary video game company Atari announced that it is partnering with innovation and strategic agency GSD Group to develop a new chain of hotels centered entirely around both classic and modern gaming.

Atari to Open Game-themed Hotels Across the US with “the latest in VR and AR”

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” The move comes as a part of a recently announced deal with GSD Group, an innovation and strategy agency, which will see game-themed Atari Hotels come to several cities across the United States. News VR Arcade VR Attraction atari atari ar atari hotels atari vr gds group

Report: Magic Leap Ships First Wave of Headsets to Small Group of Partners

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Citing “people familiar with the matter,” Bloomberg reports a small group of unnamed software developers recently received test units. The post Report: Magic Leap Ships First Wave of Headsets to Small Group of Partners appeared first on Road to VR.

GDC 2017: Khronos Group Unveils VR/AR Standard OpenXR

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In December of last year, Khronos group made headlines for adding Epic Games to the list of companies in support of their pursuit of an API standard for virtual and augmented reality. A couple months later, that standard now has a name as Khronos unveils the OpenXR working group at GDC 2017. A handful of games have been released utilizing the standard since it was made available back in February of 2016.

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Group of Men “Marry” Anime Characters in a VR Wedding Ceremony

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Developed by Japanese adult game studio Hibiki Works , Niizuma Lovely x Cation lets you simulate creating a relationship with an anime girl and come face-to-face with her in VR. The post Group of Men “Marry” Anime Characters in a VR Wedding Ceremony appeared first on Road to VR.

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Eye-Tracking Group Tobii Plans To Invest $16 Million In VR By 2019

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Tobii, meanwhile, already has its tech integrated into several rigs and monitors with 40 non-VR games already implementing its eye-tracking. With its eye-tracking solution already on the market, Tobii could be a big player in VR going forward.

How This Group of Tree Huggers is Using VR to Inspire Conservation

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After they are done touring with this first chapter of Treehugger: Wawona , MLF will be raising funds to turn it into a proper game where audiences can explore a natural landscape through the energy flows of root systems and currents. Marshmallow Laser Feast wants you to hug a tree in VR.

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OpenXR 1.0 Released, Microsoft Supports on HoloLens & WMR, Oculus Plans Rift & Quest Support

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It’s a major milestone, according to Khronos Group which has overseen development of the standard by a consortium of many of the biggest names in the AR/VR sector. Today the group announced the release of OpenXR 1.0, Khronos Group says that from 1.0 openxr working group

WiiT: From Social Media Group to Non-Profit for Gender Equality in XR

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From a social media group to a non-profit organization fighting for equal rights: this is the story of Women in Immersive Technologies (WiiT). This new organization founded by a group of women working in the extended reality field wants to promote gender equality in the industry.

How The Glimpse Group Is Paving the Road for XR Technology Adoption

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Sometimes, to win, you have to play the long game. The Glimpse Group has a unique business model that allows them to warm investors to the idea of supporting XR technology. The Glimpse Group CEO, Lyron Bentovim, told ARPost all about his multi-year game plan.

Hello Kitty Visits The Real World In Her New AR Mobile Game

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She’s even had songs written about her – and now thanks to a new licensing agreement with Sanrio GmbH and the Swedish based game developers, Bublar Group AB , Hello Kitty will be the center of a cool new AR experience for your smart phone.

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How The Future Group Is Redefining Live Game Shows With Mixed Reality via @UploadVR.

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Funding Roundup: Intel acquires Voke VR, The Future Group Raises.

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Funding Roundup: Intel acquires Voke VR, The Future Group Raises $20M, ObEN nabs $7.7M Financial terms of the deal are not being disclosed but Intel tells me that it is acquiring VOKE’s technology, talent and existing business, which included broadcasting NBA games in the U.S.

Getty Images has launched the Getty Images Virtual Reality Group

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Getty Images, has launched the Getty Images Virtual Reality Group, a new business dedicated to the creation and global distribution of virtual reality content. Fast track to today, and every Getty Images photographer at the upcoming Rio Olympic Games, will be equipped with a 360 camera.

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Niantic’s Latest AR Game Turns The Entire Earth Into One Giant Game Of Catan

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First released in 1995 to a small, but passionate group of fans, award-winning strategy game Settlers of Catan would eventually go on to become one of the most influential board games ever released. Martin’s A Game of Thrones.

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User Experience: What, How Much and For How Long? GSK, Lloyds Banking Group and International Virtual Reality and Healthcare Association Join XR Intelligence

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Press release. London, January 18, 2020 — Almost every industry could benefit from XR technology in some way and the immersive landscape is growing every year with more solutions and use cases appearing on the market. However, so far adoption is not as widespread as most in the industry would like.

Road to VR’s 2018 Game of the Year Awards

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There’s been plenty to talk about in VR gaming over the course of 2018, with even more ambitious indie studios and AAA game companies getting into the medium for the first time. Now for Road to VR’s 2018 Game of the Year Award winners. Developer : Beat Games.

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OpenXR Standard Ratified, Microsoft, Oculus, & Others to Release First Implementations

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It’s backed by many of the biggest names in the VR and AR industries and has been in development by the consortium for two years now, organized by Khronos Group. The group today announced the ratification of OpenXR 0.9, Image courtesy Khronos Group.

Resolution Games to Launch Multiplayer VR Party Game ‘Acron’ This Summer

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With Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs (2019) fresh out the door, Resolution Games today announced Acron , a new multiplayer game that pits one VR player against a group of local mobile users. News Bits acron resolution games vr mulitplayer game vr party game

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Madonna Performs Alongside AR Clones During Billboard Music Awards

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News AR Augmented Reality Billboard Music Awards Brainstorm Madonna Mixed Reality Sequin The Future Group Unreal EngineVolumetric capture adds a layer of depth to the pop legends latest performance.

The Top 5 Games for Oculus Rift

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In our breakdown of the top 5 games for Oculus Touch and top 5 for the Xbox One gamepad, we take a look at some of the best games currently on the Oculus Store. Before we start, don’t forget that your Rift also works with compatible games purchased through Steam.

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‘Astro Bot’ Wins The Game Awards’ Best VR/AR Game of 2018

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Astro Bot Rescue Mission (2018) , the VR platformer that’s still wowing PSVR users well after its October 2nd launch, took home the title of ‘Best VR/AR Game’ at last night’s Game Awards.

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The 25 Best PSVR Games: Day #1

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PSVR is home to many of VR’s best games and is also arguably the most accessible mainstream headset available. It’s important to get a list of the best PSVR games right, then. Here are UploadVR’s 25 best PSVR games. That makes a zombie VR game a huge no-brainer.

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How Mixed Reality Is Transforming The TV Game Show

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The quaint TV game show is becoming more exciting, and it has nothing to do with goofy stunts or reality hijinks. Thanks to mixed reality, contestants in a game show can now steer down rapids in a hollow log while avoiding dinosaurs. This is happening now in the Norwegian game show Lost in Time , which launched last month. The Future Group made the technology that makes Lost in Time possible. Lost in Time lets them get personally involved in a TV game show.

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Experience 6 amazing indie VR games at the Gamescom VR Showcase!

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Gamescom is one of the most important gaming fairs in the world, and probably the most important in Europe. Last year I was there , and I had lots of fun, meeting cool VR people (like the Youtuber Nathie or the journalist Scott Hayden) and trying VR games and hardware (e.g.

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The Top 5 Games For HTC Vive

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Here we take a look at our top 5 games for Vive, and a little more information you might need to get you started. Valve’s The Lab (2016) is without a doubt among the best games, free or otherwise, so we just had to add it.

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Classic Game Moon Patrol Reimagined As An AR Experience

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Intellivision Amico: remixing retro gaming and AR. Legendary video game hardware manufacturer Intellivision is making a grand return this year with the Intellivision Amico, a brand new console that promises to combine the nostalgia of late-70s gaming with modern technology.

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Hello Kitty Challenges Pokémon GO's Reign as Top AR Game with Kawaii World

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Don't Miss: Niantic's Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Brings New Magic to the World of Augmented Reality On Thursday, developer Bublar Group announced that Hello. After three years and change, no one seems to be able to knock Pokémon GO off its augmented reality throne.

GDC 2019: OpenXR Specification And API Released Publicly For AR And VR Devices

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The Khronos Group, which is releasing the standard for developer and industry feedback , is broadly supported by companies invested in AR and VR technologies. Competing proprietary standards don’t inspire confidence in the consumer to invest,” said Neil Trevett, President of the Khronos Working Group. This chart from the Khronos Group shows groups supporting the standard as of March 2019. They include Facebook, Microsoft, Epic Games, Unity, HTC and Intel.

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The Latest AR-Powered Geo-Location Game is Men in Black: Global Invasion

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Much like the other AR titles mentioned, Men in Black: Global Invasion is all about getting players off their sofas and outside, combining gaming and some healthy exercise. News Android Augmented Reality iOS Ludare Games Group Men in Black: Global Invasion Sony Pictures Consumer Products

Hands-on: NASA-backed ‘Mars 2030’ Launches Today – A Beautiful, Educational, & Buggy Trip to the Red Planet

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