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

The Ghost Howls

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

The Ghost Howls

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.

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

The Ghost Howls

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

Road to VR

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

Road to VR

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.

The Ghost Howls’s VR Week Peek: Facebook admits that VR is taking longer than expected, Pistol Whip ready to launch and much more!

The Ghost Howls

Magic Leap, Niantic, etc…) and by two big countries (USA and China). Magic Leap releases new tools for developers. What is more intriguing, in my opinion, is that Magic Leap has announced that Version 1.0 Join my Patreon group by clicking the link below!

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

The Ghost Howls

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.

Frooxius talks us about the development of amazing VR metaverse Neos

The Ghost Howls

It’s like being inside of Unity engine with your friends. What surprised me the most of Neos is that everything is completely scriptable, as if it was Unity. Yes, Neos itself is designed like an actual game engine , actually very heavily inspired by Unity and some other tools.

Styly Is An Ambitious VR/AR Creation Platform You Can Try Now

UploadVR

A video shown by the group conveyed an eclectic 2017 opening party including, among other things, intimate theatrical acts and demon-dressed DJs that, altogether, seemed not unlike a New Year’s Eve house party in Portland.

All the best AR VR news from CES 2020

The Ghost Howls

Yeah, the 3D model of the trainer seems taken from the Unity Asset Store… Samsung has not talked about the glasses, not even revealing the name, or the specifications. And in fact, Neon reminds me a bit too much Magic Leap’s Mica project.

Mark Zuckerberg and I are confusing the market about VR and AR and the future of all computing: here’s why we need to stop doing that

Robert Scoble

It isn’t alone, we know of many companies that are spending billions on same, including Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Sony, Magic Leap, Huawei, and others. Literally everyone in the industry other than Magic Leap and Apple uses Qualcomm’s spatial computing tech stack).

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

UploadVR

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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This All-Female Founders Pitch Event Was Held in VR

VRScout

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.

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

The Ghost Howls

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.

Who Will Own the Metaverse?

AR Insider

It’s been called the AR Cloud by many, the Magicverse by Magic Leap, the Mirrorworld by Wired, the Cyberverse by Huawei, Planet-scale AR by Niantic and Spatial Computing by academics. In another scenario, we may see game engines dominant, like Unity or Unreal.

How Resolution Games Is Making Multiple VR and AR Titles At Once

UploadVR

Wonderglade, Narrows, Angry Birds for the Magic Leap One, and others. It can also be played online, but it’s best enjoyed in groups of friends. We owe a lot to Unity.

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The IKEA of AR: Making Content Effortlessly, with EON Reality's Dan Lejerskar

XR for Business Podcast

And then we have a third group we call Industry 4.0, So you don't know anything about coding, Unity, Unreal. Alan: So how do you then get people to learn how to do Unreal and Unity without teaching them? So the traditional way to do it is to use Unreal or Unity. Maybe I guess the Unity asset store would be the same. And I'm together with Magic Leap, I think Magic Leap is a wonderful product.

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

UploadVR

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.

Aryzon AR headset 2.0 unboxing and review

The Ghost Howls

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.

How VR Can Get To A Hundred Million Headsets By 2024

UploadVR

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.

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

The Ghost Howls

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.

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

UploadVR

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.

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.

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Digital Real Estate in AR, with Darabase's Dominic Collins

XR for Business Podcast

A lot of-- it's amazing how many big companies now are kind of what I call the immersive lasagna that kind of -- whether it be Magic Leap's Magicverse or the real world index and Facebook -- you kind of got these great slides with these, you know, loads of layers with the physical world, or the digital twin, and infrastructure, and all these things that sit on top. So everybody be patient, and the device that's in your hand is the magic window to the world right now.

Living in a Post-Scarcity World of Technology, with You Are Here Labs' John Buzzell

XR for Business Podcast

And so what we're doing is consulting on how can they build the team without building a huge team, or whether you need a 3D model or maybe you need a Unity expert. Similarly, we have some very bright software developers, people that come from the game development industry that understand the different engines -- Unity and Unreal being the two most popular -- and try to work that across different devices. We do projects on the Magic Leap.

XR's School for Innovators, with Circuit Stream's Lou Pushelberg

XR for Business Podcast

They're a Unity authorized training partner and their team of 20 people is giving professionals the skills they need to build value-driven XR experiences. Like, "Unity 101: here's how to make a model." So we really wanted to focus a lot of what we were doing around getting people into Unity and some of the other major engines, and just helping them start blazing their own trails by just building stuff and sharing it with people. Are they building stuff for Magic Leap?

XR's School for Innovators, with Circuit Stream's Lou Pushelberg

XR for Business Podcast

They're a Unity authorized training partner and their team of 20 people is giving professionals the skills they need to build value-driven XR experiences. Like, "Unity 101: here's how to make a model." So we really wanted to focus a lot of what we were doing around getting people into Unity and some of the other major engines, and just helping them start blazing their own trails by just building stuff and sharing it with people. Are they building stuff for Magic Leap?

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

XR for Business Podcast

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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Imagine XR Tomorrow; Build for XR Today, with PTC's Mike Campbell

XR for Business Podcast

If you show up to a-- pick your favorite large industrial customer and you show up with a great computer vision SDK and Unity and you say, "listen, we can go build anything." That is the foundational computer vision SDK that you would use most of the time with Unity. When you start to combine AR and AI, then you've got-- the world is suddenly this magical place, where you can manipulate data and then display it in ways that we've never really contemplated before.

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

XR for Business Podcast

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

VRGuy

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.