Following success of Collision From Home, Web Summit to go online-ish

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News Collison Conference conferences Events Portugal Web Summit"Glastonbury for Geeks” will proceed as both an online and offline event.

Didimo Announces $6.9M in New Funding to Further Develop 3D Digital Human Capture

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Didimo, a Portugal-based firm that creates digital models of humans, today announced that it’s raised more than $4.9 million from new and existing investors including Portugal Ventures, Farfetch UK Ltd., Founded in Portugal in 2016, CEO and founder Prof.

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Snapchat & Facebook Kick Off the World Cup with Augmented Reality Effects

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In addition, the World Cup's official broadcaster, Fox, has sponsored a Lens that ties into the big match between Spain and Portugal. With the 2018 FIFA World Cup underway in Russia, soccer (aka "football") fans worldwide can show support for their favorite teams and players in augmented reality via Snapchat and Facebook. On Snapchat for iOS and Android, fans can don virtual glasses painted with their team's colors.

Microsoft to Expand Azure Kinect’s Computer Vision Tech to Commercial Market

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” Microsoft has also recently expanded HoloLens 2’s availability to Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

VR Film ‘Symphony’ Hopes To Introduce Younger Generations To Classical Music

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The short film will soon begin a 10-year tour as it travels to hundreds of locations throughout Spain and Portugal. Maestro Dudamel’s ambitious four-year project consists of 100 musicians from 42 countries.

Facebook Updates Oculus Quest Controller Tracking And Adds Venues

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Social co-watching service Oculus Venues is coming to Oculus Quest with NextVR broadcasting Liverpool Football Club vs Sporting Clube de Portugal at Yankee Stadium and a rock opera performance from Tenacious D. Oculus Quest owners should see their headsets update within the next few days to a software version with new controller tracking algorithms.

Your Android device becomes a mini-Xbox on Sept. 15

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Project xCloud is almost here. Microsoft's long-hyped entry into the realm of cloud gaming is coming on Sept. 15, starting with Android devices. In practical terms, that means Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to play more than 100 games on their Android smartphones or tablets.

HoloLens 2 Sales Expanding to 15 More Countries, ‘Development Edition’ Launches in the US

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Now Microsoft is expanding the regions where it will sell HoloLens 2 to 15 new countries: Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

HBO Max is set to launch in Europe in October

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Then, in 2022, another 14 countries will be added: Bulgaria, Croatia, Portugal, Poland, Slovenia, Montenegro, Romania, Slovakia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Czech Republic, Serbia, North Macedonia, Hungary, and Moldova.

NextVR to Broadcast Liverpool FC Friendly Match to US-based Oculus Go & Gear VR Users

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NextVR, the company known for its live VR broadcasts in sports and entertainment, is getting ready to bring the Liverpool FC vs. Sporting Club of Portugal friendly match to US-based Oculus Go & Gear VR users this week. The pre-season friendly is taking place at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, July 24th at 8:00 PM ET ( local time here ). NextVR is positioning a total of eight VR cameras along the pitch and throughout Yankee Stadium so fans can get a wide range of viewing angles.

PSVR Gaming Bundle ‘HeroCade’ Available This Month in Europe, Australia & New Zealand

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Launching in France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal, UK, Australia, and New Zealand on September 26th , HeroCade offers and interesting mix of genres, recalling memories of the old PlayStation demo discs from the PS1 era.

Virtuix Omni Starts Shipping to US Customers

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North America: • USA: $200 • Canada: $125-$225 Europe: • Western Europe: $100-$200 (UK, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Ireland, France, Luxembourg) • Southern Europe: $150-$250 (Spain, Portugal, Italy) • Scandinavia: $150-$250 (Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark) • Austria / Switzerland: $200-$300 • Poland: $250-$350 Other: • Australia: $100-$250 • Turkey: $150-$250 Delivery of the pre-order Omnis will start after delivery of the Kickstarter units.

The new Apple Maps features borrow a lot from Google Maps

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UK, Ireland, and Canada to Spain, Portugal, and Gibraltar. There were some familiar features on display when the new version of Apple Maps was announced at this year's Worldwide Developers Conference.

AWARD-WINNING MECH COMBAT VIRTUAL REALITY GAME ARCHANGEL AVAILABLE NOW ACROSS ALL PREMIUM VR PLATFORMS FOR NEW PRICE OF $29.99

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Within the week Archangel will also debut in new international territories on PlayStation®VR, including Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sweden, and Turkey. Following a two-week exclusive debut on PlayStation®VR, Skydance Interactive has now made its award-winning first person shooter Archangel available for purchase across all premium VR platforms, including HTC Vive and Oculus Rift.

YouTube VR Reveals Samsung Gear VR Shared Viewing

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Or you can head backstage with Portugal. The biggest video-sharing platform in the world arrives on the Gear VR with all new features and content. Already a dominant application on the HTC Vive, PlayStation VR and Google Daydream platforms, Google’s immensely popular YouTube VR experience is now available on the Samsung Gear VR.

Watch World Cup 2018 Matches for Free in ?Oculus Venues? Starting This Weekend

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June 20 : Portugal vs. Morocco – 5:00 am PT ( local time ). The World Cup is due to kick off today, and Oculus announced that US residents will be able to watch select matches of the quadrennial football championship for free in Oculus Venues , the company’s social VR event viewing app for Oculus Go and Gear VR.

Microsoft to Expand HoloLens Availability to 29 More European Markets in December

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Starting December 1st, HoloLens will be available in the following countries: Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Denmark, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Finland, Luxembourg, Poland, Liechtenstein, Iceland, Estonia, Czech Republic, Latvia, Slovakia, Lithuania, Romania, Hungary, Portugal, Bulgaria, Turkey, Croatia, Greece, Malta, Cyprus, and Slovenia.

Oculus Venues Arrives On Quest Alongside Fresh Updates To Rift Platform

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Oculus is celebrating the arrival of Oculus Venues with live broadcasts of Liverpool Football Club vs Sporting Clube de Portugal at Yankee Stadium July 24th , followed by Tenacious D performing their animated and over-the-top rock opera Post-Apocalypto live at the Palace Theatre in St. Oculus’ July Platform Update is all about Social VR.

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The XR Week Peek (2020.11.09): PS5 doesn’t improve PSVR, VRChat reaches 24,000 concurrent users, and more!

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Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Greetings from the new lockdown. I hope you’re well and you’re safe, and that VR is helping you in having a healthier life.

GOOD NEWS! Owatch August BIG SALE, UP TO 20% OFF!

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Everyone who wants to start a business will think so. ” What is the most profitable business right now? How much does it cost to start a VR business? “ If you want to start your VR business, then you can’t miss the best discounts that Owatch will launch in August! Buy more and save more!

Archangel Gets PSVR Price Drop, Rift And Vive Versions Launch

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Whatsmore, Archangel is also launching on PSVR in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sweden and Turkey today. When Skydance Interactive’s Archangel launched on PlayStation VR (PSVR) two weeks back it costs $39.99. That’s on the upper-end of what we’ve seen for VR games thus far, and it kept some from picking it up. From today, however, Archangel has a new price. Skydance is dropping the game to $29.99

Shortening the Distance Between Family and Friends With Oculus Go

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end in divorce, with even higher divorce rates in Spain, Portugal, Hungary and Belgium. The inexpensive VR headset is the latest way to help connect with loved ones. Almost 50% of marriages in the U.S. And when children are involved, it can be even more difficult and trying for everyone. Custody agreements split the children’s visitation schedule between both parents, where kids find themselves going back and forth from one parent’s house to the other.

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Huge Promotion for 9D VR Chair Cinema/Simulator and VR Park

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Wholesale High-Quality 9D VR Cinema Price Products from Owatch / 9D VR Simulator Price VR Park for sale, China Factory. Worldwide Shipping! Stock Sale! China professional 9D Virtual Reality Price Rides & VR Game Machine Suppliers Factory.

Augmented Reality Is A Boon For The Education Sector

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For instance, Polytechnic Institute of Leiria in Portugal, combines AR with math lessons, and students find it extremely handy, convenient, and fascinating.

What is 5D/7D Cinema?

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5D Cinema is a form of film art expression developed on the basis of 4D Cinema. It contains all the functions of 4D theater. 5D theater uses seat effects and environmental effects to simulate lightning and thunder, wind, frost, rain and snow, and explosion impact.

How To Watch The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Live In VR

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June 20: 2018 FIFA World Cup (Portugal vs. Morocco) from FOX Sports – 5:00 am PT. Immersing yourself in football’s biggest tournament has never been easier as leading media providers bring VR live streaming to the masses. With an average viewer audience of 3.5 billion, the FIFA World Cup is by far the most popular sporting event in the world.

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EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

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At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

Time Inc. Launches LIFE VR Platform

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This powerful and emotional experience allows viewers to see and hear what it was like to leave Nazi France and travel on a boat from Portugal with Martha Sharp as she rescued children seeking asylum in America. A first look at launch content that includes 360° videos from VR Playhouse and Wevr. Time Inc. is rebooting the LIFE brand for a new era, bringing the compelling stories you would expect from the iconic magazine to life in virtual reality. Announced on Tuesday, Time Inc.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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While NextVR has been the biggest player in the VR live streaming space (with a 5-year deal with FOX Sports, and a total of $115M in funding), there is definitely room for more… and Portugal’s live event ticketing company SeatWish is launching the Next360 (yes, it does sound like “NextVR”) platform, which adds VR tickets to traditional in-person tickets to their offerings.

Westworld Awakening Brings the Hit TV Show to VR Arcades and Home Users

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It will be available in English in the US, Mexico, Brazil, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Portugal, South Korea, and China (arcades only). Survios has or is working on several big interactive IP’s based on TV shows and films. Having launched Creed: Rise to Glory in 2018 and with work ongoing with The Walking Dead Onslaught , today, the studio has announced another virtual reality (VR) tie-in based on HBO’s Westworld.

Oculus Quest Becomes Even More Social With Oculus Venues

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The summer season starts today with Liverpool Football Club vs Sporting Clube de Portugal at Yankee Stadium starting at 5pm PST (25th July 1am BST), followed by rock duo Tenacious D (Jack Black and Kyle Gass) performing rock-opera Post-Apocalypto live at the Palace Theatre in St. Having previously been available for Oculus’ other two devices, Gear VR and Oculus Go, Oculus Venues will now be released for the company’s flagship standalone headset, Oculus Quest.

Hand interactive VR Game Simulator, the latest One-stop Arcade Unattended VR Machine

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Owatch Launched the New VR Plus Series! Hand Interactive VR Game Simulator !!! Unique Interactive VR Coin-op Game set to take the market by VR WOW! Owatch Interactive Simulator Ride.

Augmented Reality Top 8 of 2018

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Personal AR victories for 2018 included starting my game “Real or AR” on Instagram , which I play with audiences from around the world in my Instagram story and on global stages at my keynotes (hello to my new friends in Mexico, Finland, Japan, England, Brazil, Belgium, Portugal, Canada, and the USA!). As a new communications medium, Augmented Reality (AR) is changing the way we consume and share knowledge and how we express ourselves creatively.

FOVE Launches Pre-Orders For Eye-Tracking VR Headset FOVE 0, Starting at $549

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Pre-order headsets will ship to the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom and the United States.

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Watch Those Travel Hours Melt Away in VR Thanks to FlixBus and Inflight VR

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Our collaboration with Inflight VR and its customized solution will surprise our passengers and make them enjoy the trip even more,” says Pablo Pastega, Managing Director FlixBus Spain & Portugal in a statement. While long-distance plane journeys generally provide passengers with select digital entertainment, films, TV shows, music and even videogames, coach travel hasn’t quite caught up in the same fashion.

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Weekend Downloads: New on Gear VR and Oculus Rift

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Relax VR lets you escape to beautiful locations around the world, such as The 12 Apostles, Great Ocean Road, Australia Rock, Pools of South NSW, Australia Dream Beach, Portugal, and more! Weekend Downloads is part of our weekly update to bring you the latest additions to the Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift. We’re kicking off the weekend with a ton of new content.

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Real Vision Projects

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RealVision was commissioned to produce a stereoscopic 3D film that would document a branch of ActivoBank, Portugal and “transport” the branch all the way to India for a prestigious event for the Banking Industry. Short of flying delegates down to Portugal, the next best solution was a virtual recreation of the Bank. RealVision’s work in Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Stereo 3D. Immersive Journalism Incubator at Times Television India.

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