Breakfast Fight Club OC6

Breakfast Fight Club @ OC6

You might think that an 8 am breakfast at OC6, Facebook’s VR developer conference, would deter people from showing up, but thanks to nreal, the AR ready-to-wear mixed reality glasses company and their promise of an all you can eat buffet for the first twenty five arrivals, people started showing up a good fifteen minutes early around 7:45 am. A first for ARVR Women’s casual morning meetup for non-morning people, inspired by Fight Club, David…

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ARVR Women’s guide to bites, bars, cafes and karaoke around the San Jose McEnery Convention Center. For the next two days ARVR Women has our eyes and ears on Facebook to find out their latest plans for Oculus, the company’s VR ecosystem that comprises virtual reality headsets Go, Quest and Rift S, the focus of their annual developer conference now in its sixth year. This is the 4th year they’re hosting it in Downtown San…

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Breakfast Fight Club

Breakfast Fight Club with VR pioneer Nathalie Mathé

Nestled in the back of Berkeley’s Au Coquelet cafe, friends and colleagues joined together for a special Breakfast Fight Club to congratulate pioneering VR Producer and Director Nathalie Mathé on her new role as Assistant Professor in Immersive Media at Drexel University in Philadelphia, and to wish her well on the big cross-country move. With 25 years experience as an artist and technology expert in films, visual effects, animation and interactive media industries, Nathalie’s technical…

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Future News: Headlines for Futurists! Snap Launches AR utility, Vacation Simulator now available

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a mix of VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics. Spread the word.  AR Snapchat launches Scan, its AR utility platform – TechCrunch Snapchat Launches Updated, Faster Android Version – Social Media Today Daily Forecast: Facebook, Snapchat Look to Cash In on AR Usage – eMarketer Glaciers crumble and sea levels rise in this frightening new immersive mixed reality clip – The Verge…

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Future News: Headlines for Futurists! Valve Index shipping in June, New Images Residency Program Taiwan

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a mix of VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics. Spread the word.  AR Marvel Continues Its Augmented Reality Rampage with Iron Man Robot for ‘Avengers: Endgame’ – NextReality Streamlabs launches augmented reality face masks for Twitch streamers – Venture Beat TikTok quietly picked up assets from GeoGif, which created animated, location-specific overlays for video – TechCrunch Tate and an augmented reality street…

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Future News! Headlines for Futurists

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a mix of VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics. Spread the word.  AR Innoviz raises $132 million to develop an end-to-end lidar platform – Venture Beat Scope AR’S $9.7M Series A – Scope AR Blog WarDucks raises $3.8 million for augmented reality game studio – Venture Beat Nissan uses 5G to put an augmented reality co-driver in your passenger seat – Tech…

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Future News! Headlines for Futurists

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a mix of VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics. Spread the word.  AR Grimes Releases Video for New Demo “Pretty Dark,” Written for Her “AR Musical” – Spin How augmented reality is changing the game for gender equality – Wikitude Spatiate Brings Multi-User Augmented Reality Painting to Magic Leap One – Next Reality Adventurous taps live actors and AR to take families…

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Future News! Headlines for Futurists

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a mix of VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics. Spread the word.  AR Apple wins a Patent for Augmented Reality Smartglasses – Patenly Apple Apple’s smart glasses can change the game in a niche augmented & virtual reality market – Apple Insider NexTech Launches Augmented Reality Dispensary Experience for the Legal Cannabis Market – Global News Wire Morpholio Unveils AR Sketchwalk, an…

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Future News: Headlines for Futurists

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a mix of VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics. Spread the word.  AR Magic Leap Announces First Round of Independent Creator Program Grant Recipients – RoadtoVR The Secrets Of Magic Leap – Forbes Groundbreaking Augmented Reality Fashion Show Streamed To Global Audience – Forbes Thought Experiments in F# Minor: An AR/Video Walk of Walt Disney Concert Hall – Los Angeles Philharmonic  AR…

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Future News: Headlines for Futurists

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a mix of VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics. Spread the word.  HOLOLENS 2 HoloLens 2 announced for $3,500, available to preorder now, ships later this year – Cnet HoloLens 2 is coming: What you need to know – Unity Blog Microsoft’s new $3,500 HoloLens 2 headset means business – CNN Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 Puts a Full-Fledged Computer On Your Face –…

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Future News: Headlines for Futurists

Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with VR, AI, Mobile< Entertainment + Robotics in the mix. Spread the word.  AR New UI tools and a richer creative canvas come to ARCore – Google Developers Google Releases ARCore 1.7 Update, Adds Face Filters & Expands Animation Support – Next Reality Inside Nike’s DIY studio for Snapchat selfie Lenses – Engadget Artist Johanna Jaskowska Creates Futuristic Instagram Filters That Are Taking Over Social Media – Design You Trust What Is 5G Good…

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Inspired by our Residency program, Headlines for Futurists is focused on AR with a little VR, AI, Mobile, Entertainment + Robotics in the mix. Spread the word.  AR Microsoft posts HoloLens 2 teaser ahead of February 24th launch – Engadget The Inventor of the Hololens Just Left Apple (EXCLUSIVE) – Variety Apple names first head of marketing for augmented reality – Apple Insider Magic Leap Lumin OS Beta Update Delivers Map Merge Feature for Multi-User Experiences – Next Reality Madefire Releases 3D Comics App for…

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