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

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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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Gaming Capcom great ace attorney phoenix wright phoenix wright: ace attorney The Great Ace Attorney ChroniclesThe Great Ace Attorney lives up to its name thanks to great new mechanics and characters.

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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.

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

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NUVIA Phoenix Targets +40-50% ST Performance Over Zen 2 for Only 33% the Power

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In November 2019, the company NUVIA broke out of stealth mode.

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

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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.

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'

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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?

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

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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

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.

Gaming-Themed Atari Hotels Will Include VR And AR Entertainment

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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”

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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

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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

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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.

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

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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

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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.

Google’s Inside Music Experiment Lets You Remix in VR

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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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Design And Race Your Own Car With NASCAR Mobile AR Racing

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

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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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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.

Lyft rides will come with plastic partition between you and driver

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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.

See wild, stunning creatures just found in the unexplored deep ocean

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One of the latest such journeys, undertaken by marine researchers aboard the Schmidt Ocean Institute’s 272-foot research vessel Falkor, just brought back vivid footage of life around the protected Phoenix Islands Archipelago , located in the remote Pacific Ocean. The deep sea enchants.

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

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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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

Check Out The NCAA March Madness Finals on Gear VR

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April 1—Both Final Four Match-Ups in Phoenix. April 3—Championship Game in Phoenix. Facebook’s Oculus shared with us that, of the people who actually use their Gear VRs on a daily basis, 80 percent use it to watch video. Samsung shared that 5 million Gear VRs have been sold so far , but many were given as freebies with the purchase of a phone and it is unclear how many remain in use.

Rhythm Game ‘Synth Riders’ to Launch on Quest This Month, Leaving Early Access on PC VR

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Phoenix” by Scandroid. Synth Riders, the VR rhythm game that went into Early Access last summer, is set to officially launch out of EA on October 31st. Simultaneously, the game is also slated to land on Oculus Quest too. Developers Retrowave VR say in a Steam news update that Synth Riders will be getting nine new tracks, an exclusive “Into the Void ( Synth Riders Edit)” song by Celldweller, redesigned UI and menus, and stability improvements.

‘Vacation Simulator’ Among Steam’s 20 Top-selling Games Released in April

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy / ????123 Vacation Simulator (2019) , Owlchemy Labs ‘ recently released sequel to their smash hit VR parody game Job Simulator (2016) , seems to be garnering its fair share of kudos; Valve today announced that Vacation Simulator was one of the top 20 earners for all games released on Steam in April. In a Steam blog post , Valve says that only games released between April 1st – 30th were taken into consideration.

Talespin Raises $15 Million For AR/VR Enterprise Training

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Farmers Insurance has been investing in virtual reality and other technologies to gain a competitive advantage and has opened a new training facility in Phoenix, Arizona, equipped with the latest in VR and AR hardware. “We