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MeetKai Launches New Building Tools

ARPost

Now, the company is releasing a suite of software solutions and developer tools to help the rest of us build the metaverse. The second two offerings are tools for creating digital twins and for building and editing virtual spaces respectively. AI as an Enabling Tool”.

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Reebok Launches AR Tool To Unlock Neighborhood Basketball Courts

VRScout

Build your own regulation-size basketball court with the simple tap of a screen using Reebok’s new “Court of Greatness” tool. You can build your own court somewhere in your neighborhood using Reebok’s Courting Greatness AR tool available via their website.

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Webex Meetings Gains Metaverse Tools

XR Today - Virtual Reality

The Australian firm also incorporates in-house developer tools, cloud infrastructures, and real-time 3D rendering tools into its product line-up that assist with enterprise-grade digital transformation efforts.

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Grow Glide Launches AR Tool For Cannabis Farmers

VRScout

The post Grow Glide Launches AR Tool For Cannabis Farmers appeared first on VRScout. News Android AR Tool AR Vertical Farming Augmented Reality Cannabis AR Experience Cannabis Farming Grow Glide iOS

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Are You Still Watching? How to Create Engaging Presentations for Virtual Learning

Speaker: Richard Goring, Director at BrightCarbon

Remote meetings are here to stay - and so is the Zoom fatigue that many experience. The importance of compelling content is more apparent than ever. In this webinar, learn how PowerPoint provides terrific tools to create the kind of dynamic visual content you need to capture your remote audience’s attention. Come along to this masterclass packed with live demonstrations of how to create compelling presentations for successful meetings in a virtual and hybrid environment. In this webinar, you will learn how to: Create dynamic visuals that support persuasive stories to engage your audience Develop professional-looking designs for presentations and other content Become a PowerPoint legend with techniques to make effective presentations quickly and easily June 30th, 2022 at 9:30 am PDT, 12:30 pm EDT, 5:30 pm GMT

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ConjureKit AR Tool Features ‘Instant Calibration’ Tech

VRScout

In an interview with VRScout, Johannes Davidsson, the head of business development for Auki Labs, Davidsson talked about the SDK tool, saying, “AR has, up until now, been a solo experience, in part because setting up shared AR sessions has been painstakingly slow and hard to achieve for developers.

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This Beauty Tool Lets You Draw Eyebrows Using AR

VRScout

The post This Beauty Tool Lets You Draw Eyebrows Using AR appeared first on VRScout. Who needs a makeup brush when you have augmented reality and a custom printer?

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3D Design Tool ‘Gravity Sketch’ Now Free On All VR Platforms

VRScout

The free version will feature all the tools included as part of the paid experience. 3D design tool Gravity Sketch is now available for free on all major VR platforms, including the Oculus Quest/Quest 2, Oculus Rift/Rift S, and SteamVR headsets.

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Snap Launches Long-Anticipated Custom Landmarkers Tool

ARPost

This week, Snap rolled out the long-awaited “Custom Landmarkers” developer tool for creating AR experiences anchored to geographic locations. That tool is the new “ Custom Landmarkers ” tool.

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Razer Launches Free Haptic Authoring Tool for Quest, PS5, & More

Road to VR

Razer, the popular peripheral company, today announced the free release of the Interhaptics haptic authoring tool which is designed to make it faster and easier for developers to create compelling haptic effects for multiple haptic devices.

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Horizon Worlds Creators Can Sell Virtual Goods Using New Tools

VRScout

Meta today announced that it has begun working on a handful of monetization tools for its Horizon Worlds platform that will allow select creators to sell virtual items and effects within their custom worlds, setting the stage for the company’s metaverse economy.

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Snapchat’s New AR Shopping Tools Are A Game-Changer

VRScout

This includes a handful of new AR (augmented reality) tools that could have a significant impact on the future of shopping. In addition to the aforementioned tools, Snap also announced a new 3D Asset Manager designed to simplify the AR shopping experience for retailers and brands.

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Oculus Quest Mixed Reality Capture Tools Now Available

VRScout

Yesterday, Oculus launched its official set of Mixed Reality Capture Tools for the Oculus Quest, allowing users to record high-quality gameplay footage where real-world objects and people appear in VR. For developers operating on Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and other PC VR headsets, mixed reality capture has served as an invaluable marketing tool for their projects, allowing them to showcase a clearer interpretation of their in-game experience.

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Unreal Engine’s New Virtual Production Tool Is Reshaping Cinematography

VRScout

Unreal Engine is changing how filmmakers and advertisers are making movies and commercials with a new virtual production tool that allows them to add special effects in real-time. In an official Unreal Engine blog post , Workman talked about Unreal Engine’s VR production tool, saying how when he first walked on to the LED-filled set and looked through the camera, to him, it really felt like he was filming on location. Is real-time VR technology the future of filmmaking ?

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Librarium Launches VR Study Tool For The Quest 2

VRScout

Librarium , a leader in immersive education whose innovative approach helps students prepare for tests and improve their memory retention and performance using their patent-pending VR technology, has announced the launch of their study tool app for the Meta Quest 2 VR headset.

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Facebook’s Presence Platform Offers New Mixed Reality Tools

VRScout

This includes the Presence Platform, a suite of new tools that will let you build more connected experiences that allow you to move easily between worlds. The post Facebook’s Presence Platform Offers New Mixed Reality Tools appeared first on VRScout.

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Rec Room Announces New Creator Tools & PC Access

VRScout

Rec Room dropped some juicy news during its big virtual event RecCon , including the announcement of Rec Room Studio, an awesome new tool that will let you create your own amazing experiences featuring killer graphics and animations on the social VR platform.

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Valve Releases ?Half-Life: Alyx? Steam Workshop Tools for Making & Downloading Mods

Road to VR

Valve today launched new Half-Life: Alyx modding tools which will allow developers and tinkerers to make and publish mods and user-generated content via the Steam Workshop system. Valve says the tools will allow for the creation of new levels, models, textures, and animations for the game.

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ARWall, Soapbox Films Debut XR Virtual Production Tool

XR Today - Virtual Reality

The installation also features an integrated ARFX Pro Plugin and ARFX Launcher collaboration tools that increase efficiency by dramatically reducing downtime on set. Epic Games’ platform also provides tools to develop characters and animations.

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UltimateXR Launches Free Open-Source Unity Tool

XR Today - Virtual Reality

The enterprise-grade platform includes rich 3D asset creation services, “state-of-the-art” manipulation mechanics, customizable avatars, locomotion options, and user interface (UI) tools. There is a lot more to consider than just the code and the tools.

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Many Worlds VR Debuts Immersive Content Tools

XR Today - Virtual Reality

Auckland-based virtual reality (VR) Metaverse platform Many Worlds launched its bespoke immersive content creation tools on Friday last week, which provides a digital space to create custom avatars, virtual spaces, and interactive content.

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Oculus Teases Unreleased ‘Quill’ Animation Tools

Road to VR

Using the new animation tools artist Goro Fujita shows what the app’s animation tools can do. Oculus Story Studio, the company’s VR film division, built Quill initially as an internal tool for creating the VR film Dear Angelica. Quill launched to the public in beta when the company’s Touch VR controllers released earlier this year, and while we found the VR paint tool very impressive , it didn’t include animation capabilities.

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Mosaic Opens Photogrammetry Tool Pre-Sales

XR Today - Virtual Reality

Martin added, “Many companies have primarily used Lidar technology for point cloud creation and are looking for cheaper, easier-to-manage solutions” New Tools for a Range of Industries.

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Adobe’s VR 3D Modeling Tool Now Available on New Headsets, Quest Support Planned

Road to VR

Adobe’s VR modeling tool, Substance 3D Modeler , is now available on Steam, bringing with it support for Valve’s Index headset and possibly others.

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Meta Begins Testing Selling Tools in ‘Horizon Worlds’ With the Long Term Goal of Enabling People to “earn a living”

Road to VR

Meta announced today it is enabling new in-world monetization tools for a “handful” of creators in Horizon Worlds. The tools will allow them to sell access to items and experiences inside of the app.

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Half-Life: Alyx Level Editing Tool Now Available

VRScout

Create your own levels, textures, models, and animations using the Alyx Workshop tools suite. Crack open the tools yourself and make it happen! Material Editor : the tool for creating and tuning materials in Source 2.

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Feel The Future With Interhaptics’ New Design & Development Tools

VRScout

Our vision is to provide the interaction and haptics design tools to ease and speed up the development and deployment processes.” . The post Feel The Future With Interhaptics’ New Design & Development Tools appeared first on VRScout. A touch of technology in your own hands.

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Vection Technologies Announces Metaverse Collaboration Tools

XR Today - Virtual Reality

At the event taking place both in Las Vegas and online from 12 to 16 June, Vection will introduce updates that give Webex users immersive collaboration features such as virtual world-building tools to strengthen modern hybrid working routines.

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Merge Cube AR Teaching Tools Coming To Instagram And Facebook

VRScout

Since its launch the Merge Cube become a widely used tool among K12 educators. The post Merge Cube AR Teaching Tools Coming To Instagram And Facebook appeared first on VRScout. Merge Labs brings its AR-enabled educational cube to social media.

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Reactive Reality Launches New Augmented Reality Shopping Tool

ARPost

The tool integrates with e-commerce stores and allows consumers to create hyper-accurate avatars of themselves. Through AR-powered tools, retailers can bring their products to life with detailed information.

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Quest v41: New Social Features & Parental Supervision Tools

VRScout

Meta today announced the rollout of its v41 update for Meta Quest VR headsets, offering users new social features as well as a plethora of parental supervision tools that make it easier to monitor your teens’ activity in the metaverse.

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Cornerstone Partnership Uses VR As An Intervention Tool

VRScout

To help tackle these difficult and complex issues, London-based social enterprise The Cornerstone Partnership has partnered with Immerse UK to test the use of VR as an intervention tool across adoption and fostering services. The fact that our VR tool has shown impact in such a short space of time is beyond all our hopes and expectations. The post Cornerstone Partnership Uses VR As An Intervention Tool appeared first on VRScout.

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XR Talks: How Will AR Evolve from Toy to Tool?

AR Insider

Emerging tech often follows an evolutionary path from novelty to utility. It’s all about fun & games before settling into lasting value in everyday utilities. How is Snap living out this progression? We examine in the latest XR Talks. This post appeared first on AR Insider. XR Talks

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Rec Room’s New Unity-powered Creation Suite Brings Industry Standard Tools to Social VR Platform

Road to VR

Social VR platform Rec Room announced it’s released a new creation suite that allows you to publish content directly to the Rec Room platform from inside Unity, essentially letting its users create content using a host of industry standard tools.

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HP Announces VR Headset Management Tool for Large-scale Deployments

Road to VR

Meta has already wound down its Oculus for Business offering, however it currently offers its own business tools for use with consumer Quest 2 , including mobile device management. The post HP Announces VR Headset Management Tool for Large-scale Deployments appeared first on Road to VR.

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6 Unexpected Animals That Use Tools

GizModo VR

Scientists once thought that only humans and our closest relatives, chimps, were smart enough to use tools. animals environment puffin animal intelligence crocodilians crocodile otter jon ablett predators american alligator ethology tool use by animals sea otter alligatoridae

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Clever Accessory Turns a Leatherman Multi-Tool Into a Battery-Testing Voltmeter

GizModo VR

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