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Disney: The Metaverse, Digital Transformation and the Future of Storytelling

Disney: The Metaverse, Digital Transformation and the Future of Storytelling

The Walt Disney Company is one of the world’s best-known entertainment brands and is responsible for some of the most beloved children’s stories of all time. For this reason, the much-hyped concept of the metaverse – immersive and experiential online environments ripe with potential for magic and storytelling – is a perfect fit for its …

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Glassbox launches BeeHive 2.0

Glassbox launches BeeHive 2.0

Glass box technologies released BeeHive 2.0, an upgrade to its collaborative, all-in-one, real-time change management solution for Unreal Engine and Maya. With improved support for real-time version control for multiple tiers in UE5 and for specific Unreal Engine asset types, upgrades provide virtual production teams with easier and more convenient remote viewing and collaboration. without …

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The breakthrough in VR storytelling is not what we thought it would be.  It's better.

The breakthrough in VR storytelling is not what we thought it would be. It’s better.

A film crew shooting in virtual production HTC Vive For years, I made a quip to illustrate a principle about the power of storytelling. Recently I realized that the joke had come true. The principle is this: humans are wired for history. We tell each other stories to connect and build relationships. We tell stories …

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Boeing partners with Red 6 to advance fighter pilot training with augmented reality

Dark/light mode (09/29/22) Boeing and augmented reality developer Red 6 are collaborating to develop aerial combat technology to be used for training fighter pilots in advanced tactical aircraft. Boeing is the first company to team up with Red 6 on this kind of advanced training technology. The joint agreement paves the way for the future …

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iTWire - VIDEO INTERVIEW: Palmer Luckey shares VR stories and searches for top Australian tech talent for Anduril defense technology

iTWire – VIDEO INTERVIEW: Palmer Luckey shares VR stories and searches for top Australian tech talent for Anduril defense technology

GUEST TALK: With the future of VR successfully rebooted thanks in part to the efforts of Palmer Luckey, who founded Oculus VR in 2012, designed the headset, led the VR entry and sold the company to Facebook in 2014 for US$2 billion, Luckey set its sights in 2017 on a much more pressing reality – …

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VIEW Conference 2022 Unveils In-Person Recruitment Fair

VIEW Conference 2022 Unveils In-Person Recruitment Fair

VIEW Conference 2022 invites attendees to explore career opportunities at its upcoming career fair, taking place within Italy’s premier conference on animation, visual effects, games and computer graphics. VIEW 2022 is taking place October 16-21 in Turin, Italy, and the recruitment fair is taking place on-site at the OGR from October 17-21. Bring your portfolio …

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Marriott's Web3 strategy explained: "It's about amplifying rather than replacing"

Marriott’s Web3 strategy explained: “It’s about amplifying rather than replacing”

Marriott has become an industry pioneer in emerging blockchain-based technologies like NFTs and virtual reality. Here’s what they learned. At the end of 2021, as the grip of the pandemic began to loosen, Marriott International needed a spark – something that would reignite the passion for travel among an audience that for much of the …

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2B3D aims to reduce veteran suicide in the metaverse, with virtual reality mental health therapies

2B3D aims to reduce veteran suicide in the metaverse, with virtual reality mental health therapies

By Christos Makridis Metaverse platform 2B3D has announced the first-of-its-kind “virtual reality medical environment,” which provides free, live mental health services to military veterans via the Metaverse. Owned and operated by military veterans, 2B3D is deploying a new treatment via technology that has the potential to dramatically improve the physical and mental health of veterans …

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This Week in the Metaverse: Virtual Reality for Surgical Patients, Kraken CEO Steps Down

This Week in the Metaverse: Virtual Reality for Surgical Patients, Kraken CEO Steps Down

Things are moving fast in the metaverse and the wider world of Web3 as a whole. Here’s what you need to know from the past week: Mark Zuckerg’s net worth has fallen about 71% so far in 2022, according to Bloomberg. His new report details how much Meta founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s recent spending …

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