Could Facebook’s AR Video Calls Solve “Zoom Fatigue”?

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Spice up your video calls with AR games and party hats. With the COVID pandemic forcing many of us to adhere to social distancing measures, video calls have become essential in the way we work, socialize, and learn.

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Bigscreen VR Announces Built-In Video Player

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Share you personal videos without the need of a VR-ready PC. However, there was one thing missing from the platform that users have been begging for: a dedicated built-in video player. . Adding a dedicated video player opens up even more possibilities for the budding social VR platform.

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How to record 360 videos of your VR experiences

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As always, I have also made an amazing Youtube video tutorial about it… you choose if watching the video or reading the text! In the best-case scenario, you are the developer of the VR experience, and you want to shoot a 360° video of your own game for promotional purposes.

Are Hologram Boxes The Future Of Video Calls?

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The post Are Hologram Boxes The Future Of Video Calls? Proto’s portal technology could bring holograms to the mainstream. Imagine being able to beam a lifelike hologram of yourself anywhere across the world in a matter of seconds.

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Everyone Wins! How Games Can Improve Learning Outcomes Across Multiple Generations

Speaker: Stephen Baer, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of The Game Agency

Nearly 70% of American adults play video games. Stephen Baer, Chief Creative Officer at The Game Agency, will discuss each generation’s unique learning styles and identify game types that appeal to each one and improve your learning outcomes.

Coder Builds Raspberry Pi VR Solution For Video Calls

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Since the pandemic started, many of us have been relying on video calls to stay connected with colleagues. The first thing she did was sketch out a pathway to solving her video call problem. She’s asking the public for suggestions on how to improve her video call solution.

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DVE’s Holo-Podium Turns Regular Video Calls Into Holograms

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Anyone from their home or office can transmit live during a video call their images and appear as a hologram at any one of the potential 25,000+ global co-working locations.” The post DVE’s Holo-Podium Turns Regular Video Calls Into Holograms appeared first on VRScout.

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Light Field Lab Unveils Modular Holographic Video Wall

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Everyone from marketing companies to entertainment venues can create massive video walls featuring realistic 3D holograms which, according to the company, are nearly indistinguishable from real life. The post Light Field Lab Unveils Modular Holographic Video Wall appeared first on VRScout.

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Arcturus Raises $5 Million to Expand Volumetric Video Toolset & Streaming

Road to VR

Arcturus, a company building tools for editing and distributing volumetric video, today announced it has raised a $5 million seed investment. Volumetric video isn’t yet widespread, owed to challenges with capture, storage, editing, and distribution.

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Snoop Dogg’s New Music Video Was Shot In The Metaverse

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Last week we received a new bit of metaverse-related content in the form of a new music video featuring the man himself. From there the video turns into a virtual tour of the ever-growing Snoopverse world and its many digital commodities.

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The Key to Getting the Best Out of Video-Based Practice & Coaching

Speaker: Micah Eppler, Account Executive for Rehearsal of eLearning Brothers

Join Micah Eppler from eLearning Brothers to see hands-on examples of how organizations are transforming outcomes with video-based training strategies.

Amazon Launches ‘Prime Video VR’, Commits to Building up VR Video Library

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Amazon today announced the launch of Prime Video VR on Oculus Quest, Go, and Gear VR. In addition to bringing the entire Prime Video catalog onto the headsets, Amazon is also for the first time adding VR content to its Prime Video library. The company today announced the launch of the Prime Video VR app which allows Prime members in the US and UK to stream the entire Prime Video content library, and also allows non-members to stream their library of purchased content.

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Enhance Your 360-Degree Video With Rich360

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Content-optimized 360° video rendering technology could take immersive filmmaking to the next level. is looking to breath new life into the 360-degree format with breakthrough technology that could drastically improve the quality of immersive 360 streaming video content. With these powerful features, Rich360 offers VR Video Solution and LIVE Streaming Cloud to creators, publishers, and developers to deliver immersive media with the richest content.

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Google Takes a Step Closer to Making Volumetric VR Video Streaming a Thing

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Google unveiled a method of capturing and streaming volumetric video, something Google researchers say can be compressed down to a lightweight format capable of even being rendered on standalone VR/AR headsets.

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How to Record Videos on Quest 2 and Improve Capture Quality

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Quest 2 has simple built-in video capture capabilities. In this article you’ll see how to use them and, for advanced users, you’ll learn how to increase the quality of the videos captured on Quest 2 and how to transfer videos to your computer.

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Leaked Concept Videos Show Samsung’s Take On AR Glasses

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’ During the weekend prolific Microsoft leaker WalkingCat , the same individual responsible for leaking images of the Oculus Quest 2 back in July of 2020, posted two concept videos showcasing what appears to be Samsung’s take on a dedicated AR headset.

Google & Red Bull Launch AR-Enhanced On-Demand Video Experience

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After downloading the Red Bull TV app on your Android or iOS device, you can scan your TV while watching the film to unlock additional 3D video content. The post Google & Red Bull Launch AR-Enhanced On-Demand Video Experience appeared first on VRScout.

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Samsung is Terminating Its VR Video Apps on All Devices

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With the end of Samsung Gear VR, it seems the South Korean tech giant is also doing away with its VR video apps as well. Samsung XR (ex-Samsung VR) is the company’s VR video hosting platform which featured both premium and user-uploaded content.

CEO Shows Life In China Under Coronavirus Quarantine With 360 VR Video

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Watching Mitchell’s video in webVR is an impactful experience, one that gives you a great idea of how the coronavirus has disrupted life in China. Watching the video, it felt as though I was wandering a post-apocalyptic world where I was part of a small handful of survivors left on Earth.

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How to Direct 360° Video

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Google’s YouTube Creator Academy shows us the finer points in 360° video production. Last year Google’s YouTube Creator Academy gave us the low-down on some of the biggest mistakes made while shooting in 360° with the video How Not To Shoot 360° Video. Here’s a basic summarization of the tips Small provides, though I highly recommend watching the full 360° video on a headset to truly understand what he’s saying: 1. for the rest of the video.

Facebook Launching 360-Degree Live Streaming Video

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Facebook unveiled the latest expansion to live broadcasting Monday, dubbed Live 360 , that marries their existing features of livestreaming and pre-recorded 360-degree videos. The social network is partnering up with NatGeo for the first live 360-degree video to promote the cable network’s “Mars” colonization series. The post Facebook Launching 360-Degree Live Streaming Video appeared first on VRScout. News 360 Video Facebook Livestreaming

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How to edit TikTok videos

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Want to post your own TikTok videos? Computing Guides Social Media how to edit tiktok videos social media apps social media section tiktok TikTok videosYou'll need to know how to edit them. In our guide, we'll go over how to do just that and answer a few other questions.

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Oculus Quest Welcome Video & Setup Guide Have Leaked Online

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Corgi’s are a major safety hazard in this leaked video for the Oculus Quest. Thanks to a series of videos posted online by YouTuber user NyanBlade, it appears as though we now have our first look at the opening welcome video and setup guide for the upcoming Oculus Quest. The “Welcome Video”, while brief, showcases the basic functionality of the Quest’s 6DoF room-scale tracking technology. News Oculus Quest Oculus Quest Setup Oculus Quest Welcome Video

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Alleged Quest Pro Unboxing Video Apparently Leaks Meta’s Next VR Headset

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And an apparent unboxing video has leaked too, which gives us a good look at the company’s next VR headset and controllers. Here’s a breakdown of what we see in the video if you haven’t caught our previous coverage.

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Instagram Is Pivoting To Video

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Like so many media companies before it, Instagram is gearing up for a sweeping embrace of video as its content of choice, the platform’s head, Adam Mosseri, announced on Wednesday.

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The Essential VR Music Videos of 2016

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2016 has been a landmark year for VR and 360° video. In addition to the ever-increasing landscape of 360° camera options available for the consumer and professional alike, major social media outlets such as Facebook, YouTube, and WordPress have introduced 360° video hosting. Littlstar even developed solutions for 360° video playback on 2D TVs. This is one of the downright prettiest 360° videos ever made (those colors!),

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How to Record Mixed Reality Video on Oculus Quest

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Did you know you can create your own mixed reality video on Oculus Quest and show off all your VR exploits to your adoring public? Also, if you’re not into written instructions, check out Oculus’ own MRC video setup guide and OBS setup guide to get started.

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Visbit VR Theater App Now Supports 12K Videos

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12K VR video content is now available for Viveport users. As of June 11, developer Visbit has bumped its video stream resolution up from 8K to 12K on its 360-degree video streaming platform, Visbit VR Theater. The company claims that Visbit VR Theater is primarily designated for educational and sales videos, and that its patented VVOS (Visbit View-Optimized Streaming) technology allows for lower-resolution displays to view the 12K content with zoom.

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VR Video Support Arrives For WordPress Blogs

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The most popular web publishing platform is giving bloggers even more options for publishing 360-degree images and video with the launch of support for all blogs hosted by WordPress.com. Up until now, if a blogger wanted to publish a 360-degree video in a post, they could embed a YouTube or Facebook video player of the video. On mobile, the 360-degree video player will allow you to move your device around to change the perspective. News 360 Video Wordpress

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Snapchat’s AR Dance Series Lets You Create Your Own Music Videos

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After practicing each technique with Le and Dytto, viewers can use their new-found dance knowledge to create their own AR-enhanced music videos powered by Snapchat’s AR camera platform. You can even submit your own AR-enhanced music videos for the chance to be featured on Spotlight.

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How to download YouTube videos

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Downloading YouTube videos is easier than you think. Computing How-To Web 4k video downloader download videos download youtube videos Tier 4 YouTubeHere's how to get them and keep them on your computer.

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Amazon’s Prime Video VR App Launches On Oculus Quest, Go, And Gear VR

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Enjoy the entire Prime Video catalog and a curated selection of 360-degree content. When it comes to video streaming on the Oculus platform, there’s no shortage of apps to choose from. From Netflix and Hulu to Showtime and Red Bull, you can’t seem to throw a rock without hitting a dedicated video streaming app. Prime Video VR is available to download free on Oculus Quest , Oculus Go , and Samsung Gear VR.

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Video doorbell vs. security camera

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Deciding between security cameras or video doorbells can be tough. We cover the pros and cons of installation, video coverage, and price. Product Smart Home proactive evergreen Ring security camera smart home video doorbell

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360 Video Picks for Halloween

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Featured 360 Videos from the VRScout Haunted Mansion. This time we’re featuring some of the spooky 360 videos we’ll be showcasing at the VRScout Haunted Mansion tomorrow. The post 360 Video Picks for Halloween appeared first on VRScout. This is part two in our Halloween VR series, which started with our horror picks for the HTC Vive.

Instagram Is Testing Making Every Video You Post a Reel

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Meta is testing out a version of Instagram where all video content is posted as a Reel, the company confirmed to Gizmodo on Thursday in an email. Read more.

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15 Music Videos Inspired by Anime

GizModo VR

Anime has been influencing Western art since its inception—and although anime music videos are swiftly disappearing, music videos inspired by anime are not.

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