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VR Content Producers Eye Online Distribution Opportunities

Variety reports: "The ongoing effects of recent lockdowns coupled with an anticipated surge in consumer VR headset sales have made industry eyes look to...

Facebook Announces New Advances in VR and AR, Including AR Glasses...

Social Media Today reports: "Facebook is today holding its Facebook Connect AR/VR showcase event, where it's providing an overview of the latest advances in...

Oculus users who violate Facebook rules may lose access to VR...

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "With Facebook moving to force Oculus owners to log in with Facebook accounts in order to use their headsets, it appears that...

Apple’s AR plans are becoming more of a reality

CNET reports: "When Apple sent invitations to the press and public to watch its "special Apple Event from Apple Park" on Sept. 15 through...

‘Fortnite’ Debuts Live Concert Series on Party Royale Stage

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Epic Games' free-to-play battle royale hit Fortnite is debuting a live concert series on the Party Royale main stage." Read more

Qualcomm-powered Chinese XR startup Nreal raises $40 million

TechCrunch reports: "Nreal, one of the most-watched mixed reality startups in China, just secured $40 million from a group of high-profile investors in a...

Pinewood Atlanta Studios Introduces Virtual Production Capabilities

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Pinewood Atlanta Studios is introducing an LED-equipped stage for virtual production, in partnership with MBSi, the innovation arm of MBS...

Niantic reveals cellular partners for 5G consumer AR platform

VentureBeat reports: "Building on the success of its augmented reality apps for smartphones, Niantic surprised attendees at Qualcomm’s December 2019 Snapdragon Tech Summit by...

This Week In XR: Walmart Goes Tik Tok As Apple, Facebook...

Forbes reports on the latest with Facebook's Horizon, Unity's IPO, Fortnite, Apple, and more. Read more

Apple TV Plus is reportedly getting augmented reality companion content

The Verge reports: "Apple is planning to add augmented reality content as a companion to its TV Plus streaming service next year, according to...