Snapchat Mutates X-Men Fans via Augmented Reality to Sell Tickets for 'Dark Phoenix' Movie

Next Reality AR

Based on the new Snapchat augmented reality experience promoting X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which debuts in theaters on June 7, the answer is a resounding "yup." Augmented reality is often likened to granting superpowers to mere mortals, but what about mutant powers?

The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles review: No objections!

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Waymo Rolls Out Its Driverless Robo-Taxi Service to More Riders in Phoenix

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Waymo, the self-driving unit of Alphabet, said Thursday that it’s offering its fully driverless robo-taxis to all customers of its ride-hailing service in Phoenix, Arizona.

Jean Grey's Telling on Herself Again in X-Men #4

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Though the X-Men ’s more bombastic melodramatics have often pulled focus in Marvel’s recent comics —like the mutants declaring themselves the new rulers of Mars —there have been other, smaller details suggesting important developments that have yet to fully play out on the page.

We Are Exhausted, We Are the '90s X-Men Cartoon's Jean Grey

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Atari To Open Hotels Across The US, Will Feature Immersive AR/VR Experiences


The first hotel will open in Phoenix, with construction set to commence midway through this year. While Phoenix will be the first location, there are also plans for hotels in Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago, Austin, Seattle, San Francisco, and San Jose.

'Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1+2' review: A timeless classic rises like the mighty Phoenix

Mashable VR

The first handful of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater games left a mark on culture that you just don't see from video games very often. People of a certain age probably know at least one person who took up skating in the late '90s and early 2000s because of those games.

China’s Version of TikTok Now Features 'Put Down Your Phone' PSAs Following Government Scrutiny

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The Sam Neill-Starring Invasion Looks Like Every Alien Invasion Movie Rolled Into One

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WandaVision's Finale Was What You Made of It

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There were as many ways that Marvel’s WandaVision series finale could have ended as there are different ways to process grief.

It's time to reexamine 'X-Men: The Last Stand'

Mashable VR

More about X Men , X Men Dark Phoenix , No Shame November , Noshamenovember , and Entertainment. X Men X Men Dark Phoenix No Shame November Noshamenovember EntertainmentWelcome to No Shame November ! This week we're diving into the pop culture we love that society tells us we shouldn't.

X-Men Apocalypse: The Retro FAQ

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The Major Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror Anniversaries of Spring 2021

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Let’s face it. We’re all old. Even if that’s not technically true, there’s always something a person can say or do to make you feel that way. One of those is when we realize a movie we feel an affinity for is way older than we remember it being. The best course of action?

Software 'Bug' Keeps Arizona Prisoners Behind Bars Past Release Dates

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An Arizona law helping people with drug possession convictions earn early release from prison is being effectively ignored in many cases due to flaws in state’s inmate management software, according to a Phoenix-area public radio station citing multiple government sources.

Papa John's Launches 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' AR Experience via Snapchat

Next Reality AR

Don't Miss: Snapchat Mutates X-Men Fans via Augmented Reality to Sell Tickets for 'Dark Phoenix' Movie On the rear camera, Snapchat's Marker Tracking. In the Tom Holland era, it appears to be impossible to promote a new Spider-Man movie without an augmented reality experience, a trend that continues with Spider-Man: Far From Home.

Qualcomm Completes Acquisition of NUVIA: Immediate focus on Laptops

Anand Tech

Today Qualcomm is announcing that the company has completed the acquisition of NUVIA, a start-up company consisting of industry veterans who were behind the creation of Apple’s high-performance CPU cores, and who were aiming to disrupt the server market with a new high-performance core called “Phoenix” Mobile

Gaming-Themed Atari Hotels Will Include VR And AR Entertainment


Eight locations are set to open across the US, beginning later this year in Phoenix. ” The first Atari Hotel is scheduled to open later this year in Phoenix, Arizona, followed by seven additional locations across Austin, Chicago, Denver, Las Vegas, San Jose, San Francisco, and Seattle.

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

Road to VR

According to a press statement , the first location is slated to break ground in Phoenix, AZ sometime later this year. Atari will soon be opening hotels in the United States that feature what they call “the latest in VR and AR.”

Why Iceland's eruption is so gooey and thrilling

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For the most part it's relatively tame," explained Jess Phoenix, a volcanologist and executive director of the environmental research organization Blueprint Earth. Volcanoes are more glorious than the best Fourth of July fireworks display," said Phoenix.

The hottest U.S. city just broke an intense record

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Phoenix experienced its hottest month ever recorded in July 2020, with reliable records going back to 1895. broke another record: On Sunday, Phoenix hit a high temperature of at least 110 degrees Fahrenheit for the 34th time this year, with a torrid August still ahead.

Synth Riders Is Starting Live VR Workouts This Weekend


There’s also a new free song in Phoenix, by Raizer. Using a VR headset as a workout tool while you’re self-isolating? You can mix things up a little this weekend with live fitness sessions for Synth Riders.

Multi-Sensory XR Experience ‘(un)Balanced’ Receives 2020 Lumen XR Award


To create (un)Balance , Legarnisson worked at the Interactive Architecture Lab in London, where it was completed in 2019 under the supervision of FIona Zisch, Alexander Whitley, Phoenix Perry, and George Adamopoulos.

Design And Race Your Own Car With NASCAR Mobile AR Racing


2 – Phoenix. Compete in AR races against 16 playoff drivers across 10 playoff tracks. It’s no secret that professional sports have been hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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How to change your Instagram password

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In fact, a recent University of Phoenix survey found that as many as two-thirds of American adults had experienced at least one of their social media accounts being hacked. It's a sad reality that thousands of social media accounts get hacked daily.

Waymo's autonomous taxis now make multiple stops, judgement-free

Mashable VR

In the Phoenix metro area, you don't need to worry about an annoyed Uber or taxi driver. The self-driving taxis from Google-spinoff Waymo will patiently wait while you run out to pick up dinner or drop off a package. That's because the Waymo app now has an "add a stop" option.

What happened when Waymo reenacted real fatal car crashes with its autonomous vehicle

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The Google spinoff company, which operates its self-driving car service in the area just outside Phoenix, released a study Monday showing how its autonomous vehicles would respond during unsafe driving situations.

‘Bigscreen’ Partners with Funimation to Bring 30+ Popular Anime Films On-Demand

Road to VR

Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess. Bigscreen , the social VR viewing platform, launched on-demand video a few days ago, letting users rent and view a library of 2D and 3D movies whenever they wanted.

Artist’s AR Exhibit Shows Two Sides Of The Same Reality


Once viewed through an iPad using AR technology, however, the seemingly empty room erupts into a chaotic blend of red and yellow colors as an augmented phoenix rises from the emptiness. “I Adobe’s artist in residence explains how augmented reality proved to be the perfect medium to express herself. .

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Take a peek at future Lyft rides in Motional's self-driving EVs

Mashable VR

Alphabet-owned Waymo built its own ride-hailing app for riders in Phoenix and San Francisco.

Don’t use your hands! Interrogation puzzler ‘Statik’ is coming to PlayStation VR

VR Game Critic

And though leading an army of “peeps” or flying on top of a paper phoenix could offer compelling reasons to purchase a unit, the latest reveal, Statik, offers a very different kind of VR experience: first-person, experimental, and very stressful Over the past few days, Sony has unveiled new PlayStation VR games that offer whimsical, colorful escapism.

How We Soar announced for PlayStation VR

VR Game Critic

Described as a virtual reality flight experience, How We Soar puts players in control of a giant phoenix Penny Black Studios, a small developer based in Nottingham, has announced How We Soar, its first game, coming to PlayStation VR in Q4 2016.

‘Sense Arena’ is a VR Hockey Trainer That’s Being Adopted by NHL Teams

Road to VR

In April the Arizona Coyotes, an NHL team based in Phoenix, AZ, announced it had signed a multi-year partnership to use Sense Arena in its training program. Flying, driving—even fencing & crane operation —and now hockey.

Lyft rides will come with plastic partition between you and driver

Mashable VR

Los Angeles, Seattle, Boston, Phoenix, Dallas, and New York City after high-frequency drivers in Atlanta, Denver, and Baltimore received their dividers earlier this month. You already have to wear a mask to ride in a Lyft or Uber. Now, additional Lyft vehicles will be covering up as well.

Google’s Inside Music Experiment Lets You Remix in VR


Currently, Inside Music , has six songs you can explore from artists Phoenix, Perfume Genius, Natalia Lafourcade, Ibeyi, Alarm Will Sound and Clipping. Step inside your favorite song and get a closer look at how its made. Whether dancing in this latest collaborative music experience by LCD Soundsystem or dining at the center of six different storylines in an immersive film , it’s clear that Google is fully embracing WebVR.

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‘NCAA March Madness Live VR’ Let’s You Watch the Courtside Action for $2

Road to VR

April 1 – Both Final Four Match-Ups in Phoenix. April 3 – Championship Game in Phoenix. The dream of watching live sports courtside from the comfort of your home through VR is steadily becoming a reality. Oculus and Intel have teamed up with Turner Sports and CBS to stream six March Madness games live in VR, with prices starting at just $2. The NCAA March Madness Live VR app returns for the 2017 basketball tournament which determines the national champion for the season.

Walmart deliveries arrive via autonomous Ford cars

Mashable VR

For that you'll have to look to Alphabet-owned Waymo , but only in Phoenix and San Francisco For some Walmart customers, online shopping will soon come with an autonomous twist.

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


8, 2016 – Phoenix Suns at Portland Trail Blazers – 10:00 p.m. March 7, 2017 – Washington Wizards at Phoenix Suns – 9:00 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.