Magic Leap’s John Gaeta talks about the future of cinema, storytelling and mixed reality

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He has joined Rony Abovitz at Magic Leap and now he’s there, trying to build the MagicVerse as the SVP of Creative Strategy of the Florida company. The science fiction leap was “You are inside the internet now. Magic Leap glasses.

My predictions for augmented reality in 2019

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Magic Leap. Me, wearing a Magic Leap One. The most important news has been for sure the launch of the Magic Leap One. Rear view of the Magic Leap One. Leap Motion. You may ask why I’m adding Leap Motion here. Magic Leap.

Interview to Eduardo Siman: virtual reality makes data visualization fun, we should all work together to make AR and VR to succeed

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And since you are in VR, you are in a virtual world… well, it is just Unity, just C#, you can do whatever you want to modify the reality that you are seeing. Actually, I’d prefer a group of people. Magic Leap glasses.

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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

Microsoft Joins OpenXR, Becoming a Decisive Backer in the Open, Royalty-free VR/AR Standard

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Khronos Group , the consortium behind the OpenXR project which aims to standardize the way applications communicate with AR and VR headsets, just added Microsoft to its ranks. image courtesy Khronos Group.

All the most important AR and VR news from the GDC 2018

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Magic Leap releases its SDK. We still haven’t seen a Magic Leap device , but at least now we can see its SDK. The SDK offers native APIs, but also supports popular game engines like Unity and Unreal 4.

Editorial: Why Catching Pokemon In Skyrim Could Be The Future Of VR And AR


I believe Unity and Unreal Engine can both eventually provide 1-click solutions to package your existing AR apps as a native VR overlay. With Unreal Engine and Unity, we don’t just want to augment virtual worlds – we want it to be easy. You have been invited to join a movement.

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Lighting the Torch for In-App AR Development, with TORCH's Paul Reynolds

XR for Business Podcast

Game engines like the versatile Unity have long been the go-to for AR development, and for good reason. In 2013, after 10 years of creating video games, he joined Magic Leap where he was promoted to senior director, overseeing content and SDK teams. At Magic Leap, Paul recognized the lack of accessible tools for non-game developers that was hindering widespread adoption of immersive and spatial computing technologies. You were Magic Leap before.

This All-Female Founders Pitch Event Was Held in VR


A group of cartoon-looking androids, buzzing with anticipation, enter the large assembly hall. San Francisco, CA) – creates magical pets for XR, like pet dragons or unicorns, that will become your faithful digital companions.

The CEO of CGTrader gives us great insights on the 3D models market and VR

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It is one of those places where people look for 3D models , alongside other marketplaces like the Unity Asset Store, Google Poly or Turbosquid. Do you know CGTrader ? If you, like me, are a developer only capable of creating cubes in Blender, for sure you have heard this name.

What is mediated reality and how I experimented with it on the Vive Focus

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If you have a particularly fast classifier, you can use some AI magic to detect automatically if there is a sofa in the current frame and where it is. And even with such a rough solution, I can assure you that diminished reality was something magical. It was a real magic trick.

Aryzon AR headset 2.0 unboxing and review

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You put your phone inside this cardboard and thanks to some optical magic through mirrors and semi-transparent plastic, you can really try AR. If you are in the “yes” group, then have a look at the Aryzon website.

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


Magic Leap kicks off the month with the announcement of an enormous $794 million fundraising round, backed by Alibaba. For example, Lumberyard from Amazon is released for creating games and VR experiences, while both Unity and Epic reveal in-VR tools to speed up the development process.

How VR Can Get To A Hundred Million Headsets By 2024


Here’s how the Khronos Group describes OpenXR’s immediate benefit: The cross-platform VR standard eliminates industry fragmentation by enabling applications to be written once to run on any VR system, and to access VR devices integrated into those VR systems to be used by applications.

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Getting the ROI out of XR, with Sector 5 Digital's Cameron Ayres

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They're hiring a Unity developer or a 3D modeller. But at the same time, for those companies that do have that and really want to bring things in-house, what are some of the tools that you're seeing -- besides ARKit, ARCore, and Unity -- that are standing out to you? We found a really neat solution for virtual reality, but really more of a trainer for any size of group, that goes all the way back to old 3D screens. There's something from Magic Leap in there, and there's.

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Jules Urbach’s Quest To Realize Star Trek’s Holodeck


Unity empowers skilled creators using the toolset to produce virtual worlds that could work on any personal gadget. So we see a new category of content that is linear interactive storytelling,” said Sylvio Drouin, vice president at Unity Labs. Jules Urbach is on the brink.

Getting Fit with a VR Toolkit, and Other XR Tips with VRd?j?'s Michael Eichenseer

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Michael: And this is why I've been working on starting this dojo, or this VR maker space; because the tools for building -- there's VRTK for Unity. Unity is always my top one. As someone who grew up as a game designer and player, I definitely side towards Unity. One thing she's trying to put together is something called the sensory design group. We're not tied to Magic Leap.

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OSVR - a Look Ahead


Acer, NVIDIA, Valve, Ubisoft, Leap Motion and many others joined the ecosystem. Many game engines – such as Unity, Unreal and SteamVR- immediately support it. I would love to see working groups formed to address areas of common interest. Magic Leap is not commercial yet. Introduction OSVR is an open source software platform and VR goggle. Sensics and Razer launched OSVR 18 months ago with the intent of democratizing VR.