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Biometrics, AI, machine learning innovations to boost gaming industry growth BIOMETRICS, AI, MACHINE LEARNING INNOVATIONS TO BOOST GAMING INDUSTRY GROWTH

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Jan 23, 2020

While there are many opportunities for the gaming industry, most machine learning and facial recognition-enabled product ideas addressed customer service and customer recognition. These include slot machines that leverage facial biometrics to recognize important or banned players, and reduce fraud a...

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How Blockchain is Changing Media and Entertainment? HOW BLOCKCHAIN IS CHANGING MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT?

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Jan 23, 2020

Blockchain in media and entertainment? Wait, wasn’t it associated with cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin? Yes, but it has much more potential than we believe. In the media and entertainment industry, it can assist with not just content, but protect and monetize intellectual property. Let’...

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5 Reasons why the Nintendo Switch has nothing to fear from PS5 and Xbox Series X and 2 reasons it does 5 REASONS WHY THE NINTENDO SWITCH HAS NOTHING TO FEAR FROM PS5 AND XBOX SERIES X AND 2 REASONS IT DOES

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Jan 22, 2020

Since its launch in 2017, the Nintendo Switch has proven to be a popular and innovative console. Unlike any previous gaming system, it allows players to play more in-depth titles both on their TVs and on-the-go. Due to its versatility, this console has made its way into the hands of millions of vide...

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Why Microsoft Sees AR (Not VR) as a Big Opportunity WHY MICROSOFT SEES AR (NOT VR) AS A BIG OPPORTUNITY

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Jan 22, 2020

The VR/AR industry is booming, with market intelligence company IDC expecting growth of 79% to $18.8 billion in 2020. But it's not consumer products that are expected to drive growth, it's enterprise applications. IDC projects that spending in areas like investment services and banking will ...

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NexTech SR Solutions opens division solely focussing on Virtual Reality in stores NEXTECH SR SOLUTIONS OPENS DIVISION SOLELY FOCUSSING ON VIRTUAL REALITY IN STORES

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Jan 22, 2020

NexTech AR CEO Evan Gappelberg joined Steve Darling from Proactive Investors to discuss the company opening up a division that is focussed on Virtual Reality and will be called VRitize.

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Oculus is dropping the Oculus Go from its business platform OCULUS IS DROPPING THE OCULUS GO FROM ITS BUSINESS PLATFORM

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Jan 21, 2020

Oculus’ virtual reality business software program is dropping support for the budget Go headset, pushing users toward the fuller-featured Quest. UploadVR noted today that the “Oculus for Business” page no longer lists the Oculus Go for the platform. An explanatory note says “...

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3 Entertainment Industry Earnings Reports to Watch This Season 3 ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY EARNINGS REPORTS TO WATCH THIS SEASON

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Jan 21, 2020

An abridged trading week kicks off Tuesday, and widely held streaming giant Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) will report its fourth-quarter financial results shortly after the market closes for the day. But it's not the only entertainment company with a lot riding on how last quarter played out. Disney (N...

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What WHAT'S THE BEST PART OF VIRTUAL REALITY?

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Jan 21, 2020

During our last social hour, we took a break to check out some favorite cool new tech: the game-changing Oculus Quest.

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Sony Highlights its Evolution as a “Creative Entertainment Company with a Solid Foundation of Technology” at CES 2020 SONY HIGHLIGHTS ITS EVOLUTION AS A “CREATIVE ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY WITH A SOLID FOUNDATION OF TECHNOLOGY” AT CES 2020

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Jan 21, 2020

Sony seeks to deliver products, content, and services that resonate with people and affect a positive impact on society, based on its Purpose to "fill the world with emotion, through the power of creativity and technology." Sony Corporation President & CEO Kenichiro Yoshida spoke at th...

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The rise of mobile gaming THE RISE OF MOBILE GAMING

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Jan 21, 2020

Mobile gaming is huge. By next year more than a quarter of the world’s population will be an active online gamer. It’s changing the gaming industry, too. Instead of being console-driven, 81% of digital gaming time is spent on mobile games. Engagement with mobile games increases by 10% ea...

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PSVR Hardware Update to Launch Alongside PS5 Claims Prominent VR Publisher PSVR HARDWARE UPDATE TO LAUNCH ALONGSIDE PS5 CLAIMS PROMINENT VR PUBLISHER

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Jan 20, 2020

PlayStation VR is easily the most successful premium virtual reality headset on the market, having sold 5 million units at last count (top competitor Oculus Rift has sold around 1.5 million units), but Sony’s tech is getting a bit long in the tooth. Granted, PSVR never offered the most cutting...

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A New Era in Broadcast TV: 2020 Media Trends to Set the Stage for ATSC 3.0 A NEW ERA IN BROADCAST TV: 2020 MEDIA TRENDS TO SET THE STAGE FOR ATSC 3.0

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Jan 20, 2020

Despite having long delivered the largest viewing audience, broadcast TV has been playing second fiddle in the minds of marketers overly enamored with the lofty promise of digital. Television, being the not-as-shiny object, has had near flat advertising growth. In 2020 we’ll see local broadcas...

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What impact will the Oculus Quest have on the future of VR? WHAT IMPACT WILL THE OCULUS QUEST HAVE ON THE FUTURE OF VR?

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Jan 20, 2020

During the VR League Season 3 Finals in Leicester last year, we asked some of the attendees about their thoughts on what impact they think the Oculus Quest will have on the virtual reality industry.

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NVIDIA Next-Generation GPUs Will Cause Gaming Revenue To Jump Double Digits NVIDIA NEXT-GENERATION GPUS WILL CAUSE GAMING REVENUE TO JUMP DOUBLE DIGITS

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Jan 19, 2020

NVIDIA has had a mostly monotonous 2019. The company launched its SUPER series of GPUs but this was a lineup that was mostly deadpanned by most of the gaming industry (compared to launches like Pascal). The highlight of the company's launches were their non-RTX Turing GPUs: the GTX 1660 Ti for e...

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Can Virtual Reality Change Your Mind? CAN VIRTUAL REALITY CHANGE YOUR MIND?

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Jan 19, 2020

In this talk, Thong shares insights on how VR experiences are impacting training and development, health care, and even our own self perception. Virtual reality even has the capacity to create empathy and strengthen how we understand ourselves - and each other.

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For Google Home FOR GOOGLE HOME'S BEST MUSIC SETUP, DO THESE STEPS RIGHT AWAY WITH SPOTIFY AND MORE

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Jan 18, 2020

Google Home has a lot of hidden talents, but for 72% of smart speaker owners, all they really want to do is play music. Thing is, your Google Home or Nest smart speaker (the one with the better-sounding bass) is only as good as the streaming music service it's connected to. For that, you have to...

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5 trends that have me excited for Android gaming in 2020 5 TRENDS THAT HAVE ME EXCITED FOR ANDROID GAMING IN 2020

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Jan 16, 2020

From cloud-based gaming to more phones with 120Hz refresh rates, I'm excited to see what the new year has to offer. The state of Android gaming is strong as we stare down a new decade. Even if I wasn't the mobile gaming guru here at Android Central, I'd still probably be spending an exce...

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Gaming Industry to Go Through Massive Transition Due to Upcoming Trends GAMING INDUSTRY TO GO THROUGH MASSIVE TRANSITION DUE TO UPCOMING TRENDS

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Jan 16, 2020

With the advent of different applications, it has become a lot easier for gaming enthusiasts to stream games without any consoles or computers. This has contributed to the rising popularity of the gaming industry. The live streaming tools relieve gamers from the worries of free space in their device...

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6 Ways Online Gaming Companies use Bonuses to beat Competition 6 WAYS ONLINE GAMING COMPANIES USE BONUSES TO BEAT COMPETITION

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Jan 15, 2020

On the other hand, people love loyalty programs and will shop again at a website that gives out discounts to returning customers. With that in mind, here are seven creative ways gambling businesses use bonuses to beat competition and win customers. Many casinos give out bonuses expecting something i...

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It IT'S TIME TO BUILD A RESPONSIBLE MEDIA SUPPLY CHAIN

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Jan 15, 2020

The digital media revolution has been transformative - but it has a dark side. As millions more come online, these negative aspects will become magnified. All stakeholders must collaborate to build a supply chain that is good for both customers and business. Twenty-five years ago the first digital b...

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CES 2020 Interview: Panasonic Reveals its VR Eyeglasses CES 2020 INTERVIEW: PANASONIC REVEALS ITS VR EYEGLASSES

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Jan 15, 2020

During CES 2020 Panasonic unveiled its UHD VR Eyeglasses for the first time. VRFocus not only demoed the prototype but also spoke with Panasonic's Makoto Morise about development.

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15 Surprising Facts About Streaming Giant Netflix 15 SURPRISING FACTS ABOUT STREAMING GIANT NETFLIX

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Jan 14, 2020

Here is a great infographic from the people at VizionOnline in London which provides a collection of fascinating facts about streaming service giant, Netflix. Learn about things like how Netflix started out and the average amount of viewers per account and you can also check out the most watched Net...

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Viasat Unlimited Streaming: In-flight entertainment system for business aviation aircraft VIASAT UNLIMITED STREAMING: IN-FLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM FOR BUSINESS AVIATION AIRCRAFT

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Jan 14, 2020

After a day full of meetings and closing deals, you want to catch up on your favorite sports, the news of the day, or a TV series while you fly home. And the last thing you want to worry about is data allowances or overages. What if there were a way to stream your favorite shows, movies, or news ove...

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AR/VR are coming-of-age with a GDP potential of $1.5t by 2030 AR/VR ARE COMING-OF-AGE WITH A GDP POTENTIAL OF $1.5T BY 2030

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Jan 14, 2020

THE FUTURE of work will be augmented and virtually enhanced as technology solutions are fast maturing and have evolved against their limitations thanks to the development of other digital capabilities. Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are among prominent technologies that have impacte...

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2019 2019'S TOP 'FREE' GAMES EACH MADE $1.5 BILLION-PLUS

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Jan 14, 2020

Which do you think is a bigger deal, Avengers: Endgame or Fortnite? Okay, sure, for 2019, the superheroes made a killing globally, pulling in $2.8 billion in box office grosses. But Fortnite—a game that is "free-to-play" for anyone, on any platform, managed to make $1.8 billion. And ...

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Most Trending Streaming Services From Hulu to Netflix MOST TRENDING STREAMING SERVICES FROM HULU TO NETFLIX

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Jan 14, 2020

Most Trending Streaming services from data beautiful shows the timeline history of the popular streaming services available on all platforms in the web the data is represented with the user data the best streaming services.

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Sony skipping E3 again as it gears up to launch the PlayStation 5 SONY SKIPPING E3 AGAIN AS IT GEARS UP TO LAUNCH THE PLAYSTATION 5

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Jan 13, 2020

Sony is skipping E3 again, just months before it plans to launch its upcoming PlayStation 5 console during the 2020 holiday season. This is the second year in a row Sony is skipping one of the largest video game conferences in the world. E3, short for the Electronic Entertainment Expo, is a long-run...

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Pico Interactive Is One Of The Best Kept Secrets In VR PICO INTERACTIVE IS ONE OF THE BEST KEPT SECRETS IN VR

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Jan 13, 2020

Unless you've been deeply entrenched in the VR space for years you might be forgiven for not knowing about Pico Interactive. While big names in VR hardware like HTC and Oculus have only recently shifted their focus to creating standalone headsets (ones that do not need external sensors or a PC t...

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BOOST PC VR Graphics & Nvidia VRSS A Game Changer For VR? BOOST PC VR GRAPHICS & NVIDIA VRSS A GAME CHANGER FOR VR?

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Jan 13, 2020

Nvidia VRSS just released with the latest Nvidia Geforce driver update. It's touted to improve the visual quality of VR games on PC VR headsets without affecting performance. In this video guide, I'll show you how to enable VRSS and find out if VRSS is a game changer for virtual reality.

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Virtual Reality: A World of Opportunity for Trainers VIRTUAL REALITY: A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY FOR TRAINERS

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Jan 12, 2020

Virtual Reality is making a buzz and holding the market for the upcoming time. Virtual marketing is coming up with several ideas, and today Virtual reality app keeps on changing its strategies according to the working environment.

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U.S. Streaming Hit Record High 1 Trillion in 2019 U.S. STREAMING HIT RECORD HIGH 1 TRILLION IN 2019

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Jan 12, 2020

Music streams in the U.S. on platforms like YouTube, Spotify, and Apple Music experienced a 30% increase in 2019, resulting in a record-high end of the year total of over 1.15 trillion streams, according to Nielsen Music’s annual report. Since the popularization of streaming services began in ...

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CES 2020: Panasonic unveils stylish HDR VR glasses CES 2020: PANASONIC UNVEILS STYLISH HDR VR GLASSES

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Jan 11, 2020

Panasonic made a bold entrance into the virtual reality (VR) glasses market at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show. At the event, the Japanese consumer electronics company unveiled its steampunk-esque goggles, which it developed with the Massachusetts-based Kopin Corporation. Notably, the firm boasts...

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Driving Customer Experience Using AR/VR Technologies DRIVING CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE USING AR/VR TECHNOLOGIES

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Jan 10, 2020

Better customer service – AR/VR technologies are bringing in better customer support processes. AR allows businesses with the opportunity to develop their own products, improve user engagement and build a long lasting relationship with their customers. Digital content like 3D animations, video...

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How are media and entertainment businesses reinventing in an age of transformation? HOW ARE MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESSES REINVENTING IN AN AGE OF TRANSFORMATION?

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Jan 10, 2020

As media and entertainment executives navigate disruption in their industry, they are asking what they should prioritize and what others are doing. To help answer these questions, we surveyed 358 industry leaders from around the world and from across subsectors.

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What is Kronoverse? Blockchain-Based eSports Platform WHAT IS KRONOVERSE? BLOCKCHAIN-BASED ESPORTS PLATFORM

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Jan 09, 2020

Kronoverse is a company that is working on an innovative blockchain system for eSports. The eSports market is red hot, and becoming more popular all the time. Like most gaming, eSports is dominated by a few major companies that control the marketplace. If you want to use their platforms, you have to...

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What is VR casino gambling and gaming WHAT IS VR CASINO GAMBLING AND GAMING

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Jan 09, 2020

The online gambling industry has changed a lot and only for the better since the first casinos have opened their doors in the mid-90s. Games that were previously restricted to computers are now enjoyed by tens of millions worldwide on handheld devices. Mobile gambling sets new and important mileston...

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Is Windows Mixed Reality Worth It? (Budget VR Headset) IS WINDOWS MIXED REALITY WORTH IT? (BUDGET VR HEADSET)

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Jan 09, 2020

But if you have plenty of money to spend buy another headset. The headset can be quite frustrating at some times like the tracking could mess up sometimes but it's alright and it works well.

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Sony SONY'S CONCEPT CAR PUTS ENTERTAINMENT IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT

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Jan 08, 2020

Sony already has a place in the auto industry. It provides speaker systems to a variety of automakers. Toyota and its luxury arm, Lexus, use Sony's CMOS image sensors in some models to underpin automatic emergency-braking features. But now the company is looking to ramp up its offerings. “...

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EY: Inertia a barrier to innovation in media and entertainment industry say execs EY: INERTIA A BARRIER TO INNOVATION IN MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY SAY EXECS

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Jan 08, 2020

The media industry hasn’t faced the easiest of times over the past few years as fragmentation continues and viewing habits of consumers continue to evolve. Faced with multiple evolving and disruptive forces, 50% of media and entertainment executives say, in a survey by Ernst & Young (EY), ...

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Nvidia VR Update Brings Better Visuals & FPS! Native Eye Tracking HMD, VR Brain Control & Extra NVIDIA VR UPDATE BRINGS BETTER VISUALS & FPS! NATIVE EYE TRACKING HMD, VR BRAIN CONTROL & EXTRA

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Jan 08, 2020

Better VR Visuals and Frames per Second from Nvidias RTX series Update! Spiderman VR on the Oculus Quest, The First Native Eye Tracking VR Headset Revealed at CES. Augmented Reality BMW Windscreens, Microsoft to Release Virtual Reality Sharepoint to the Public.

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ENGAGE CONSUMERS WITH IMMERSIVE MEDIA ENGAGE CONSUMERS WITH IMMERSIVE MEDIA

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Jan 08, 2020

Immersive media delivered as virtual reality (VR),full 360°I 180" video streaming and VR commerce can be embedded into the lifestyle of digital consumers. Digital technologies break barriers between consumer platforms and pave the way for applications across media and entertainment, telecom...

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The Social Media Landscape – Top 20 Corporations THE SOCIAL MEDIA LANDSCAPE – TOP 20 CORPORATIONS

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Jan 08, 2020

We review and rank business degrees at accredited colleges and universities to help you focus quickly on top ranked programs that may be right for you. We examine business school degrees in a variety of categories, including the best online business degrees and business schools, the best part time b...

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WHY CRYPTO GAMING COULD BE GLOBAL GAMING’S FUTURE WHY CRYPTO GAMING COULD BE GLOBAL GAMING’S FUTURE

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Jan 07, 2020

Did you know that the future of the gaming industry is in cryptocurrencies? Well, to explain, we’ve put together a few interesting facts which show why many gaming platforms should embrace the future and start using trusted crypto transaction systems. There’s no arguing the fact that onl...

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Who Are the Biggest Spenders in Entertainment? WHO ARE THE BIGGEST SPENDERS IN ENTERTAINMENT?

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Jan 07, 2020

The proliferation of well-resourced streaming giants has flooded the entertainment industry with billions of dollars of new money. In response, the table stakes for providing exclusive programming have grown more and more expensive across the board. Last year saw more than 500 scripted series air on...

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The Most Anticipated VR Games Coming In 2020 THE MOST ANTICIPATED VR GAMES COMING IN 2020

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Jan 07, 2020

Here's my most anticipated VR games coming in 2020! These VR games are coming soon for Oculus Rift, Valve Index, Oculus Quest, HTC Vive, Windows MR and PSVR. Let me know which one is your best upcoming VR game?

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ViacomCBS takes a Byte out of in-car entertainment market VIACOMCBS TAKES A BYTE OUT OF IN-CAR ENTERTAINMENT MARKET

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Jan 06, 2020

ViacomCBS has partnered with electric vehicle startup Byton to bring content to its new range of M­—Byte electric crossover cars which are due to launch later this year. The M—Byte series will launch with an ultrawide 48-inch display stretching pillar-to-pillar across the dashboard o...

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How Has Mobile Technology Changed the Entertainment Industry? HOW HAS MOBILE TECHNOLOGY CHANGED THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY?

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Jan 06, 2020

Technology is at the forefront of the entertainment industry. Innovative ways of enjoying movies, television shows, and games have become the driving force for the industry. In the past decade alone, so much has changed in the way we consume media content. And, perhaps there is none more revolutiona...

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How Do You Define VR and AR Video? HOW DO YOU DEFINE VR AND AR VIDEO?

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Jan 06, 2020

Help Me! Stream's Tim Siglin, Nokia's Devon Copley, and Mobeon's Mark Alamares discuss the key factors that differentiate 360, VR, AR, and degrees of immersiveness in these types of video.

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Logitech G604 Lightspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse LOGITECH G604 LIGHTSPEED WIRELESS GAMING MOUSE

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Jan 04, 2020

Can a gaming mouse ever have too many buttons? Fans of MMOs, MOBAs, strategy games anything with cooldowns would say, "Never." With that spirit in mind, Logitech's newest mouse, the G604 Lightspeed ($99.99), is a wireless MMO- or battle-royale-style mouse that puts six macro buttons un...

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Earphones and Headphones to Enhance the Mobile Gaming Experience EARPHONES AND HEADPHONES TO ENHANCE THE MOBILE GAMING EXPERIENCE

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Jan 04, 2020

Playing games on mobile devices, whether they are tablets or smartphones, has become a mainstream leisure activity over the past decade and that is largely down to huge improvements in the standard of the games during that time. With the launch of platforms like Apple Arcade, which offers a wealth o...

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Modern Entertainment and How It Will Evolve in 2020 MODERN ENTERTAINMENT AND HOW IT WILL EVOLVE IN 2020

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Jan 02, 2020

Modern entertainment is now a form of mass media with more mediums, platforms, and services vying for the time of consumers. Users are now adept at using two or more devices at once while watching TV or playing games after using a Borgata online casino bonus code, and they demand the very best exper...

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SM Entertainment reveals plans for artists in 2020 SM ENTERTAINMENT REVEALS PLANS FOR ARTISTS IN 2020

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Jan 02, 2020

In 2020, Red Velvet can be expected to focus on promoting overseas after the success of their latest title song "Psycho". NCT will be returning with more domestic and overseas promotions with a change in NCT Dream's lineup as well as the possibility of a new unit. SHINee's Minho an...

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Cloud-Based Gaming Could Kick Off Huge Developer Race CLOUD-BASED GAMING COULD KICK OFF HUGE DEVELOPER RACE

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Dec 30, 2019

As we progress into a new decade, two things are clear: The biggest names in tech are really interested in cloud-based gaming, and they’re clearly willing to spend lots of money for any sort of market advantage. Earlier this month, Google purchased Typhoon Studios, the developer of the buzzed-...

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Check Out Best Buy CHECK OUT BEST BUY'S HOLIDAY SEASON GAMING GEAR

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Dec 29, 2019

2019 has been a year of many things. Both amazing and mediocre movies and TV shows have come and gone, but let's focus on the best as we push forward! Celebrate this time of relaxation before the new year with family, friends, and loved ones. With only a few days left of 2019, let's end it w...

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10 Hard Questions About Aggression and Gaming 10 HARD QUESTIONS ABOUT AGGRESSION AND GAMING

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Dec 28, 2019

Based on the psychological research that exists right now no. I do not think that we can say with confidence that video games alone increase aggression. The better answer is that they may be associated with aggression indirectly and only for a specific subset of the population who might be predispos...

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5 Companies That Did Video Games Differently in 2019 5 COMPANIES THAT DID VIDEO GAMES DIFFERENTLY IN 2019

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Dec 27, 2019

2019 has been a great year for video games, though it has been relatively quiet compared to other years when it comes to large triple-A title releases. That's likely because Sony and Microsoft are saving big titles for when they both release their shiny new consoles next year the Xbox X series a...

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Corsair Nightsword RGB gaming mouse review CORSAIR NIGHTSWORD RGB GAMING MOUSE REVIEW

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Dec 26, 2019

When you're shopping for a gaming mouse online, it's hard to predict what'll feel good in person, but let me tell you that the Corsair Nightsword RGB is one of the most comfortable gaming mice I've tested. For $79, you can get its comfortable chassis along with its smooth performance...

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How to trade items on your Steam gaming app with anyone on your Friends list HOW TO TRADE ITEMS ON YOUR STEAM GAMING APP WITH ANYONE ON YOUR FRIENDS LIST

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Dec 26, 2019

Aside from offering a large selection of games, Steam offers a social hub of sorts, complete with Steam Achievements, in-game items (like weapons in "Team Fortress 2"), and trading cards. As a part of its social features, Steam also allows you to trade items with your friends. You can trad...

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9 Gaming Gadgets That Every Gamer Should Get 9 GAMING GADGETS THAT EVERY GAMER SHOULD GET

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Dec 25, 2019

Like every gamer, you want to improve your gaming skills, but don't know how right? If you use an old setup, you need to upgrade it first. Finding the best gears makes your gaming experience better.If you're a gamer that loves game console more than anything and wants to have the best one, t...

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The technology trends of online slot games THE TECHNOLOGY TRENDS OF ONLINE SLOT GAMES

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Dec 23, 2019

It’s no wonder the casino industry is booming since all its services are available online. Countless sites take the lead while brand new ones are trying to make their name known. One of the main things people love about online casinos is their selection of games and variants. In that departmen...

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Buy AMD Stock for Improving Data-Center and Gaming Demand, RBC Says BUY AMD STOCK FOR IMPROVING DATA-CENTER AND GAMING DEMAND, RBC SAYS

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Dec 23, 2019

Advanced Micro Devices shares are getting a boost from RBC Capital analyst Mitch Steves, who reiterated his Outperform rating and raised his price target on the chip maker’s stock, citing improved business from both data-center and gaming customers. In a research note on Monday, the analyst ra...

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The ultimate Christmas gift guide for gamers THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE FOR GAMERS

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Dec 23, 2019

Gaming isn’t the cheapest hobby. The big blockbusters usually cost around £40-50 on release while you’re looking at paying over £200 at least for a new console or handheld, and you’ll need more to buy extra controllers and accessories such as headsets, gaming chairs and...

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The Witcher THE WITCHER'S HENRY CAVILL PREFERS PC GAMING OVER CONSOLES

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Dec 22, 2019

Geralt of Rivia may not like to take sides, but Henry Cavill, star of Netflix’s The Witcher, proclaimed his loyalty to PC gaming over consoles in a recent interview. While it may not seem like Cavill would have much time for video games given his busy career, he’s expressed his love of g...

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Applicant Hopes To Add Electronic Gaming Machines APPLICANT HOPES TO ADD ELECTRONIC GAMING MACHINES

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Dec 20, 2019

A Goldsboro internet café wants to nearly triple its number of electronic gaming machines. This week, the Goldsboro City Council held a public hearing on the proposal to allow Longhorn Internet Café on U.S. 117 South, between Arrington Bridge Road and S. George Street, to increase its ...

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Value Gap or Growth? How Digital Music Boosts Music Industry Growth VALUE GAP OR GROWTH? HOW DIGITAL MUSIC BOOSTS MUSIC INDUSTRY GROWTH

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Dec 19, 2019

Today, consumers have access to a greater choice of lawful music services than ever before and can listen to music anywhere, anytime, on a broad range of devices. With these increased choices has come an explosion of sharing and creativity. From the content industry side, the Internet has also enabl...

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Viveport Infinity Most Played of 2019 VIVEPORT INFINITY MOST PLAYED OF 2019

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Dec 19, 2019

Viveport Infinity is new to the virtual reality world but has clearly established their place in the VR gaming community this year. Launching and releasing to the public in April, Viveport Infinity was the first VR game subscription service. Vive has generously included all major PC VR headsets to h...

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Microsoft MICROSOFT'S BULKY XBOX SERIES X SIGNALS BIG CHANGES IN THE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Dec 19, 2019

Microsoft unveiled the Xbox Series X on Dec. 12, and the next-gen system is quite large compared to earlier consoles. The upcoming hardware will launch late next year and looks strikingly similar to a PC tower with big air vents at the top. Reporting from WindowsCentral suggests that the new console...

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Top 5 Benefits of Using AR for Your Business TOP 5 BENEFITS OF USING AR FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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Dec 19, 2019

Augmented Reality is not a new technology — in fact, it's just over half a century old now, as it was first developed in 1968 at Harvard University by computer scientist Ivan Sutherland. It has been used for decades through the use of head-mounted displays for simulations in the aviation a...

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From Minecraft to Fortnite: The most influential video games of the decade FROM MINECRAFT TO FORTNITE: THE MOST INFLUENTIAL VIDEO GAMES OF THE DECADE

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Dec 19, 2019

Minecraft's flexibility and Fortnite's battle pass. See a few of the games that shaped how we play and defined a decade of gaming.

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Beginners Guide To Virtual Reality - Which Headset Should You Buy? BEGINNERS GUIDE TO VIRTUAL REALITY - WHICH HEADSET SHOULD YOU BUY?

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Dec 18, 2019

Give you a beginners buyers guide to Virtual Reality. Explain why now is a great time to get into Virtual Reality and go through the pros and cons of the best VR headsets available on the market.

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How Augmented Reality Can Grow in Sports HOW AUGMENTED REALITY CAN GROW IN SPORTS

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Dec 18, 2019

Sporting arenas may be a long way away from equipping each seat with an augmented reality (AR) headset, but the technology has become part of the game day experience for many organizations. Every sport is different, as is every fan base, but every league in America is examining how augmented and vir...

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5 CUTTING-EDGE WAYS COMPANIES ARE LEVERAGING AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY 5 CUTTING-EDGE WAYS COMPANIES ARE LEVERAGING AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY

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Dec 18, 2019

One of the hottest trends in advertising right now is the use of augmented reality (AR) or virtual reality (VR). AR and VR can provide greater creative freedom for advertisers, resulting in a product that can reach customers in a way that traditional ad mediums can’t always do. As leaders in t...

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Six Social Media Predictions for 2020 SIX SOCIAL MEDIA PREDICTIONS FOR 2020

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Dec 17, 2019

To make relevant predictions for the year ahead, it’s vital to first have an understanding of what’s been going on social media for the past couple of years. This includes the tests that have been carried out, the bans that have been introduced, the regulations that have been changed, et...

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PlayFuel: Fueling the Gaming Industry PLAYFUEL: FUELING THE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Dec 17, 2019

PlayFuel brings the power of blockchain technology to the gaming world. We are doing this by creating a platform that allows developers to earn funding by integrating PlayFuel into their games and allowing players to mine PLF — crypto-tokens just by playing. Players can use these tokens to buy...

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Changing Business Models in the Games Industry - Plotting a Path in Interesting Times CHANGING BUSINESS MODELS IN THE GAMES INDUSTRY - PLOTTING A PATH IN INTERESTING TIMES

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Dec 17, 2019

In this session from the Big Screen Gaming track at Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki 2019 we are looking at some of the trends in the games industry, and share how we see business models change and evolve.

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Xbox Series X vs PS5: The next-gen gaming battle begins here XBOX SERIES X VS PS5: THE NEXT-GEN GAMING BATTLE BEGINS HERE

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Dec 17, 2019

Get ready for an all-new next-generation console war as PlayStation and Xbox are both set to go head-to-head once again. They each have new machines hitting stores at the end of 2020. The newly-named Xbox Series X - formerly Project Scarlett - will duke it out with the PlayStation 5 through the holi...

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VR revenues spike as Oculus Quest and Valve Index continue to sell out VR REVENUES SPIKE AS OCULUS QUEST AND VALVE INDEX CONTINUE TO SELL OUT

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Dec 17, 2019

It's taken a considerable amount of time, but it seems that VR is finally hitting its stride in the market. While powerful headsets have been available for nearly half a decade, VR hadn't seen the mainstream adoption that some other recent tech markets have until now. With the advent of the ...

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Is cutting cable for streaming services really saving you money? IS CUTTING CABLE FOR STREAMING SERVICES REALLY SAVING YOU MONEY?

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Dec 16, 2019

This holiday season you may be looking to cut your cable and switch to streaming television. People we spoke to say they paid more than $100 a month for cable and internet, so we calculated the cost to see if converting to streaming services really save you money. Streaming television does come with...

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Is All of Disney IS ALL OF DISNEY'S SUCCESS BAD FOR THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY?

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Dec 16, 2019

Walt Disney always liked to remind people “I hope we never lose sight of one thing. It was all started by a mouse.” Now the mouse has grown so large it’s roaring like a lion. And Disney is at the top of the food chain. If you read an entertainment news story on this site, or any we...

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Tesla Cybertruck viewed in Trimble outdoor augmented reality system TESLA CYBERTRUCK VIEWED IN TRIMBLE OUTDOOR AUGMENTED REALITY SYSTEM

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Dec 16, 2019

The Trimble® SiteVision™ outdoor augmented reality system brings geospatial data to life so you can easily visualize, explore and understand complex information with unrivalled accuracy, right from your mobile device.

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Will 2020 Finally Be the Year AR and VR Matter for Facebook? WILL 2020 FINALLY BE THE YEAR AR AND VR MATTER FOR FACEBOOK?

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Dec 15, 2019

Virtual reality (VR) and its close cousin augmented reality (AR) have been "next year's big thing" for several years in a row, failing time and again to create the public frenzy -- or the revenue -- that these technologies would be expected to create. In fact, the disappointment has be...

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The Next Wave in Mobile Gaming Monetisation THE NEXT WAVE IN MOBILE GAMING MONETISATION

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Dec 15, 2019

App Annie, the leading mobile data and analytics platform shares the latest trends on the gaming industry globally. From the movers and shakers in 2019, to the monetisation strategies pushing publishers to the top of the charts.

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Commons Myths and Truths About Online Gaming! COMMONS MYTHS AND TRUTHS ABOUT ONLINE GAMING!

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Dec 14, 2019

The E-gaming industry is booming in today's world thanks to the rapid advancement in technology. The online gaming domain has become an entire profession on its own and the masses are naturally attracted to it due to its potential. Now the growing popularity is bound to attract interests and as ...

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Technology, Media, and Telecommunications Predictions 2020 TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA, AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS PREDICTIONS 2020

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Dec 13, 2019

MANY PEOPLE MAY be familiar with the frustration of calling up their smartphone’s speech-to-text function to dictate an email, only to find that it won’t work because the phone isn’t connected to the internet. Now, a new generation of edge artificial intelligence (AI) chips is set ...

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A Peek into the Future of OTT Market in LATAM regions. A PEEK INTO THE FUTURE OF OTT MARKET IN LATAM REGIONS.

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Dec 13, 2019

OTT is said to lead the Latin America growth. Many Video Producers and Content Owners are expanding into the region looking at it’s high potential and growing market. In fact, Brazil and Mexico are Number 4 and Number 5 on the global list.

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What Streaming Services Mean for the Future of Television WHAT STREAMING SERVICES MEAN FOR THE FUTURE OF TELEVISION

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Dec 12, 2019

With the frenzy around the recent launch of Disney+, it’s clear that streaming services have forever altered the media landscape. They’ve changed how we watch television, how we pay for it, and how we think of it, said Tasha Oren, an associate professor of film and media studies at Tufts...

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Apple is working on holographic imaging to lighten its AR or VR smart glasses APPLE IS WORKING ON HOLOGRAPHIC IMAGING TO LIGHTEN ITS AR OR VR SMART GLASSES

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Dec 12, 2019

Typical virtual reality headsets rely on a display placed inches away from the user's eyes, as well as a set of lenses. While this results in a headset that is relatively cheap to produce, it also introduces issues. In a patent application filing published on Thursday, Apple suggests there could...

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Oculus VR for Good: ChalkTalk OCULUS VR FOR GOOD: CHALKTALK

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Dec 12, 2019

VR is transforming traditional classroom lessons. ChalkTalk, a tool created by NYU's Future Reality Lab, turns the flat chalkboard or whiteboard into a three-dimensional space shared by teachers and students, which makes abstract subjects like math and computer graphics easier to visualize.

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The complicated future of augmented and virtual reality THE COMPLICATED FUTURE OF AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY

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Dec 11, 2019

The well funded Magic Leap is repositioning itself to focus more on business customers, only the latest in a series of players in the space to do so. It's all the more notable as Magic Leap has raised more than $2 billion in funding while being hyped as a transformational breakthrough in augment...

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The Future of Gaming: Your data, your wallet THE FUTURE OF GAMING: YOUR DATA, YOUR WALLET

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Dec 11, 2019

From Fortnite to Candy Crush, video games and mobile games are relying more and more on in-game, in-app purchases, and loot boxes to make money. This means gaming companies are finding new ways to keep players playing and spending.

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Xbox VR – Will We Ever Get It? XBOX VR – WILL WE EVER GET IT?

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Dec 11, 2019

Microsoft’s Xbox and Virtual Reality. Two things we have been dreaming of being together, but we have never heard anything positive about the two. From the VP of gaming at Microsoft saying no, to the company as a whole being divided as what to do with the future of gaming. The future of Micros...

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INSIGHTS 2019 Traditional TV, online video & streaming - Disney+ special INSIGHTS 2019 TRADITIONAL TV, ONLINE VIDEO & STREAMING - DISNEY+ SPECIAL

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Dec 11, 2019

Despite Disney+ just now going live in the US and the release still months in the future in Europe, the new streaming service is already looking to become a challenger for the top spots in a crowded field. In the US, more than half have already heard about Disney+ and 43% intend to subscribe. Not su...

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How Much Do Streaming Services Pay Artists? HOW MUCH DO STREAMING SERVICES PAY ARTISTS?

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Dec 11, 2019

CDs are a thing of the past now that Streaming Services like Spotify & Apple Music have taken the industry by storm. But how much do these streaming services pay artists? In the infographic below, you will find the amount of money in USD artists receive on average per 100 streams of their tracks...

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Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Deliver ROI via Efficiencies and Cost Reductions AUGMENTED REALITY AND VIRTUAL REALITY DELIVER ROI VIA EFFICIENCIES AND COST REDUCTIONS

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Dec 10, 2019

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) tools have graduated from gaming experiences to disrupt business experiences that positively affect the bottom line. In fact, according to an IDC white paper, 62% of respondents said service-based AR experiences drive measurable return on investment (R...

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5 Social Media Trends You Need For Your Business Growth 5 SOCIAL MEDIA TRENDS YOU NEED FOR YOUR BUSINESS GROWTH

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Dec 10, 2019

Market and target audience has gone digital and this has made reaching a specific set of audience easier but technologically better. The times of TVCs and OOH are gone and every brand is trying to catch up the pace of digital media.

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Video Game VR Will Change Your Games Forever VIDEO GAME VR WILL CHANGE YOUR GAMES FOREVER

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Dec 09, 2019

With the launch of Valve's and Electronic arts Half-Life video game series coming out with it's brand new Virtual Reality headset and gameplay. Will this new ability change how you play your games forever?

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How Smartphones Have Changed the Online Gaming Industry HOW SMARTPHONES HAVE CHANGED THE ONLINE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Dec 09, 2019

Living in a mobile world where it sometimes feels as if there are not enough hours in the day is a familiar feeling. Especially for many people and has led to increasing numbers of us sourcing goods and services online. Not surprisingly we also source much of our entertainment online too, especially...

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How Virtual Reality Takes Art to New Heights HOW VIRTUAL REALITY TAKES ART TO NEW HEIGHTS

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Dec 09, 2019

Many would argue that no drawing, painting, or sculpture is complete until it is shared. That is the very nature of art. It is meant to be shared. In the digital age, there is no better way to make it more inclusive and accessible. Virtual reality and immersive experiences are ushering in a new era ...

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VR Battle Royale, AR Glasses & VR Arena VR BATTLE ROYALE, AR GLASSES & VR ARENA

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Dec 08, 2019

Population: One (VR Battle Royale) coming to Oculus Quest in 2020. Niantic (creators of Pokemon Go) working with Qualcomm on augmented reality glasses. EVA (Esports Virtual Arenas), by SmartVR in France, opening arena-scale VR esports in April 2020.

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PS5 could take virtual reality gaming to the next level with this brilliant device PS5 COULD TAKE VIRTUAL REALITY GAMING TO THE NEXT LEVEL WITH THIS BRILLIANT DEVICE

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Dec 07, 2019

Information about Sony’s PS5 has been trickling out ever since lead systems architect Mark Cerny was interviewed by Wired back in April, but there’s still plenty we don’t know. For example, while Cerny confirmed that all current versions of the PlayStation VR headset will be compat...

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Microsoft vs. Sony: Who MICROSOFT VS. SONY: WHO'S RIGHT ABOUT THE FUTURE OF VR GAMING?

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Dec 06, 2019

Three years ago, Microsoft's Xbox chief Phil Spencer suggested that virtual reality (VR) games could come to the Xbox platform after it moved past its initial stage of "demos and experiments."However, Spencer recently declared that "nobody's asking for VR" in an interview...

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Rovco Launches World’s First Live 3D Subsea Streaming Technology ROVCO LAUNCHES WORLD’S FIRST LIVE 3D SUBSEA STREAMING TECHNOLOGY

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Dec 05, 2019

In a world-first, subsea technology company Rovco has launched “SubSLAM Live” a 3D Streaming technology which allows clients to video and live stream 3D underwater pointclouds to any device in the world. The stereo camera technology system sends images and 3D models of assets from the se...

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7 Players in the Streaming Wars and What They Offer Australians 7 PLAYERS IN THE STREAMING WARS AND WHAT THEY OFFER AUSTRALIANS

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Dec 04, 2019

So, it begins. Disney+ Apple TV+ both launched globally last month, disrupting the reasonably stable TV streaming market in Australia, which has been dominated by three companies until this point: Netflix, Nine Entertainment’s Stan, and Amazon Prime. All of them have suffered on the stock mark...

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AR and VR are about to change the way you work, so get ready AR AND VR ARE ABOUT TO CHANGE THE WAY YOU WORK, SO GET READY

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Dec 04, 2019

There is more to augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) than the hype: according to recent research by PwC, wider adoption of the technologies is going to add £1.5 trillion to the world economy by 2030. We've been promised that AR and VR are going to finally become mainstream tech...

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Why Final Fantasy became the face of Sony’s first PlayStation WHY FINAL FANTASY BECAME THE FACE OF SONY’S FIRST PLAYSTATION

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Dec 04, 2019

Final Fantasy game and, by extension, the original PlayStation console. It was the year 2000, and I was spending a weekend afternoon as I usually did: sitting in the carpeted basement of my friend Alex’s house and watching him play a video game I had never seen before. This time around, it was...

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4 Entertainment Stocks to Buy Ahead of Christmas 4 ENTERTAINMENT STOCKS TO BUY AHEAD OF CHRISTMAS

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Dec 03, 2019

Investors who wish to make the most of the upcoming Christmas holiday season should consider investing in companies that offer entertainment services. After all, as the festive season picks up pace, more Americans will opt to take a break and engage in leisure activities. In addition, a low-interest...

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How big is the gaming industry? HOW BIG IS THE GAMING INDUSTRY?

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Dec 03, 2019

Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. (TSX.V: EGLX) is the fastest growing online community of authentic video gamers. Together with its owned digital properties and live events, it reaches millions of gamers monthly across a variety of websites worldwide.

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MediaMolecule Dreams Up a Special #25YearsOfPlay Celebration MEDIAMOLECULE DREAMS UP A SPECIAL #25YEARSOFPLAY CELEBRATION

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Dec 03, 2019

Can you believe it’s been 25 years since the very first PlayStation hit store shelves, first in Japan and less than a year later in the rest of the world? Neither can we! The original PlayStation played host to some of our absolute favorite adventures, characters and stories, such as (deep bre...

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Invrse Reality - Custom Phone interface for VR and AR! INVRSE REALITY - CUSTOM PHONE INTERFACE FOR VR AND AR!

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Dec 02, 2019

 Among these were the challenge of entering text, the complexity of all-new input mechanics, and biggest of all, the disconnect you feel between the real world when donning an immersive headset.

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Drones, 3D printing, and AR/VR: Unrealized potential, competent results, and worrisome futures DRONES, 3D PRINTING, AND AR/VR: UNREALIZED POTENTIAL, COMPETENT RESULTS, AND WORRISOME FUTURES

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Dec 02, 2019

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday in their full, week-long glory, many gifts will be bought for deserving (and sometimes not-so-deserving, but still beloved) folks the world over. Among the gifts bought will be drones, 3D printers, and -- somewhat less frequently -- AR and VR kits, mostly for the g...

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Virtual Reality Is Gaming’s Next Great Gamble VIRTUAL REALITY IS GAMING’S NEXT GREAT GAMBLE

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Dec 02, 2019

Virtual reality has been big news for the past few years. Aside from a disastrous stint in the 90s, it has always seemed like the realm of science fiction. These days, virtual reality is actually pretty attainable. You can purchase a starter set for the PlayStation 4 for under $200 on sale, not incl...

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Playstation VR Has Made Sony Nearly $2 Billion PLAYSTATION VR HAS MADE SONY NEARLY $2 BILLION

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Dec 01, 2019

Sony seems to be edging out Microsoft and Nintendo in terms of sales this generation: the PS4 is now outselling the original PlayStation as of November 2019. The PlayStation VR may well be a factor in its success, which estimates show have generated almost $2 billion in revenue for Sony since its re...

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Top 8 Best VR Headsets of 2020 TOP 8 BEST VR HEADSETS OF 2020

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Dec 01, 2019

Virtual Reality is a fascinating way to travel using nothing more than the power of technology. With a headset and motion tracking, VR lets you look around a virtual space as if you're actually there. It's also been a promising technology for decades that's never truly caught on.

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Cryptocurrency’s Potential in Gaming CRYPTOCURRENCY’S POTENTIAL IN GAMING

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Nov 28, 2019

Cryptocurrency has a lot of potential in the gaming industry, and in many ways, the two seem like a perfect match. After all, gamers are used to living in digital worlds — so why would they not prefer to use a real digital currency for all of their online gaming needs? But besides being conven...

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How is augmented reality important in businesses? HOW IS AUGMENTED REALITY IMPORTANT IN BUSINESSES?

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Nov 28, 2019

The birth of augmented reality changed people’s perspectives in living. Some loathed and traditionally went against the technology, thinking it might make them lazier along time. Others, on the other hand, smiled out of optimism and thought that things would be much better when wearing the lik...

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Google sued by digital media ad firm for anti-competitive practices GOOGLE SUED BY DIGITAL MEDIA AD FIRM FOR ANTI-COMPETITIVE PRACTICES

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Nov 28, 2019

Google is being sued by digital media advertising company Inform for its anti-competitive practices, that has allegedly thwarted competition on the merits and excluded Inform and other Google competitors from the relevant markets. According to a lawsuit document seen by Marketing, the result of Goog...

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7 Things to Know About Investing in Media and Entertainment Stocks 7 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT INVESTING IN MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT STOCKS

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Nov 27, 2019

Media and entertainment stocks include companies in the business of publishing, broadcasting, radio, media, digital offerings, etc. The industry falls under the cohort of the communication services sector. Predominantly, entertainment and media sector stocks are about having mainstream content such ...

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Amazon is staffing up to take on Google AMAZON IS STAFFING UP TO TAKE ON GOOGLE'S STADIA AND MICROSOFT'S XCLOUD

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Nov 27, 2019

There's a battle brewing between Amazon ($NASDAQ:AMZN), Microsoft ($NASDAQ:MSFT), and Google ($NASDAQ:GOOG), as each readies for the console-less future of gaming. By now, Google Stadia, the new cloud gaming device powered by Chromecast, is landing in consumers' living rooms. It’s a bo...

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The Evolution of Video Games THE EVOLUTION OF VIDEO GAMES

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Nov 27, 2019

With current generations raised on the lightning-fast processing speeds and crystal clear graphics of Xboxes and PlayStations (and with the tide of virtual reality-based video games fast approaching), it’s easy to forget that just 50 years ago, digital gaming existed in only a few laboratories...

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2020 PRINT & DIGITAL MEDIA KIT 2020 PRINT & DIGITAL MEDIA KIT

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Nov 27, 2019

Indianapolis Monthly is the city’s most authoritative and respected general-interest magazine, providing more than 200,000 loyal monthly readers with compelling stories and smart, lively service pieces. The award-winning magazine not only reflects the interests of Indianapolis, but also sparks...

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How GameTech is the Next Big Market HOW GAMETECH IS THE NEXT BIG MARKET

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Nov 26, 2019

While the retail industry is worth over $3.5 trillion worldwide, the video game market hopes to carve out a small slice, around $300 billion by 2025. Instead of games with finite endings – virtual, multiplayer games such as Apex Legends are becoming more popular. A virtual identity is beginnin...

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Should Streaming Services Expect Razor-Thin Profit Margins? SHOULD STREAMING SERVICES EXPECT RAZOR-THIN PROFIT MARGINS?

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Nov 26, 2019

While the streaming era is a boon for video consumption, some on Wall Street are warning that new streaming platforms won't be the biggest financial beneficiaries, with money flowing primarily to content creators earning top dollars amid the streaming wars and low subscription prices also keepin...

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Game Pass Solidifies Xbox GAME PASS SOLIDIFIES XBOX'S FUTURE SUCCESS IN AN EXPENSIVE INDUSTRY

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Nov 26, 2019

Xbox Game Studios buckles down and makes Game Pass the future of the Brand. Game Pass Solidifies Xbox's Future Success in an Expensive Industry.

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How Does Virtual Reality Technology Work? (+Where It HOW DOES VIRTUAL REALITY TECHNOLOGY WORK? (+WHERE IT'S HEADED)

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Nov 25, 2019

That's where we are today. Companies like HTC, Oculus, Valve, and Sony now offer commercially viable VR hardware that's continuing to improve by leaps and bounds. For that reason, people all around the world are now familiar with VR and understand what it is. Most don't, however, have a ...

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How Technology has Shaped the Entertainment World HOW TECHNOLOGY HAS SHAPED THE ENTERTAINMENT WORLD

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Nov 25, 2019

It has been argued time and time again that we are living in a golden age for entertainment. As is the case with any industry, technology is rapidly changing the way that people consume entertainment products, to the point that there are more options than ever before. This technological impact on th...

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What Did Nintendo Make Before Video Games? WHAT DID NINTENDO MAKE BEFORE VIDEO GAMES?

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Nov 25, 2019

Do you know how old the makers of Mario, Luigi, Yoshi, Donkey Kong, Smash bros, and pokemon is? What did Nintendo make before it made the snes, n64, switch, game cube, wii? and when did it start?

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VR/AR Set To Disrupt The Last Strand Of Reality? VR/AR SET TO DISRUPT THE LAST STRAND OF REALITY?

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Nov 24, 2019

In many malls in Lagos, you will recognise the virtual reality (VR) stand as the little space where an individual in a Cyclops-like eye gadget is screaming and shifting for dear life in terror. As far as augmented reality (AR) is concerned, we have the many Snapchat filters and apps that can alter y...

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How to Buy Your PC Games Cheaper with a Little Help from a VPN HOW TO BUY YOUR PC GAMES CHEAPER WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM A VPN

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Nov 24, 2019

In 2018, the video game industry generated more than $43bn in revenue — an 18 percent increase on the previous year. But it’s no secret that investing in a decent gaming PC is expensive. Even a ‘budget’ model is priced at around $650 and above, without factoring in the cost o...

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Controls Are Holding Back the Gaming Industry. CONTROLS ARE HOLDING BACK THE GAMING INDUSTRY.

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Nov 24, 2019

Controllers are the largest physical constraint in gaming today. In this video, we look at a brief history of video game controllers to see where they succeeded and where they came up short. Controllers are the bridge between players and games.

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What You Didn’t Know About Nintendo InfoGraphic WHAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT NINTENDO INFOGRAPHIC

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Nov 22, 2019

Nintendo is no exception, to the point where an entire book was written about their competition with Sega in the early 90s. Still, there’s much more to the company’s history than one console war and I’ve collected 20 fascinating bits of trivia about the company.

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Direct Brands: Media & Customer Acquisition DIRECT BRANDS: MEDIA & CUSTOMER ACQUISITION

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Nov 22, 2019

Benchmark and understand Direct Brand media planning/buying decisions .This report would not have been possible without the collaboration and financial support of our Direct Brands Initiative Strategic Partners and supporting sponsor, listed below. Online survey executed by Ipsos among 330 direct-to...

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PlayStation 5 Reportedly Ahead Of Xbox Scarlett In Terms Of Game Performance PLAYSTATION 5 REPORTEDLY AHEAD OF XBOX SCARLETT IN TERMS OF GAME PERFORMANCE

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Nov 21, 2019

The Playstation 5 and Xbox Scarlett are still in the works, with many details still to be finalized. Developers have received development kits for a good while, and it seems like the Sony console is currently ahead in terms of fame performance. ResetEra forums member Kleegamefan, who has been reveal...

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Amazon is Making its Own Stadia - Inside Gaming Daily AMAZON IS MAKING ITS OWN STADIA - INSIDE GAMING DAILY

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Nov 21, 2019

Game streaming on any device, including smartphones, offers an opportunity for the tech industry's largest players to jump into the game world, taking on established heavyweights Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo.

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How to Play Media Stocks for the Coming Streaming Wars HOW TO PLAY MEDIA STOCKS FOR THE COMING STREAMING WARS

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Nov 21, 2019

Much has been written recently about the coming “streaming wars,” with dozens of mass-market and niche direct-to-consumer services available or soon to be introduced. The way consumers get their entertainment has come a long way from the traditional ecosystem dominated by cable and satel...

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Muted launch for Google’s game-streaming service Stadia MUTED LAUNCH FOR GOOGLE’S GAME-STREAMING SERVICE STADIA

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Nov 20, 2019

Google’s new game-streaming service Stadia demonstrates the possibilities of gaming from the cloud, but experts say it’s hindered by a lack of compelling video games and a convoluted pricing scheme. Piers Harding-Rolls, head of games research at IHS Markit, called Tuesday’s launch ...

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How ‘Fight To Fame’ is disrupting the entertainment industry HOW ‘FIGHT TO FAME’ IS DISRUPTING THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Nov 20, 2019

The entertainment industry has always been influenced by various trends and this year, the effect has been massive. With the rise of blockchain technology, things are bound to get even more interesting in Hollywood. Several industries have already been exploring and using blockchain technology in th...

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The Rise in Demand for AR/VR Apps is Going to Transform Businesses in 2020 THE RISE IN DEMAND FOR AR/VR APPS IS GOING TO TRANSFORM BUSINESSES IN 2020

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Nov 20, 2019

Simulating experiences are going to drive the rise in demand for AR & VR apps and transform the marketing game in 2020, helping brands to deliver an excellent user experience.

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What is Virtual Reality’s Place in the Digital Age? WHAT IS VIRTUAL REALITY’S PLACE IN THE DIGITAL AGE?

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Nov 19, 2019

The technology industry has a real opportunity to seize emerging technologies and apply their expertise to create truly immersive experiences for the world. One of those technologies is virtual reality, which sounds really cool on paper, but hasn’t quite panned out to be the cutting-edge techn...

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Amazon makes its music streaming service free with ads AMAZON MAKES ITS MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE FREE WITH ADS

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Nov 19, 2019

Amazon is making its music streaming service free. The company previously offered free, ad-supported streaming only to customers who owned an Amazon Echo device. Now it’s rolling out free streaming to anyone using the Amazon Music app on iOS, Android, Fire TV and Amazon Music on the web in the...

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Microsoft xCloud hands-on: Almost Xbox gaming on the go MICROSOFT XCLOUD HANDS-ON: ALMOST XBOX GAMING ON THE GO

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Nov 19, 2019

The cloud game streaming wars are set to hot up as right on the heels of Google Stadia we have gaming industry stalwart Microsoft offering the xCloud Preview — which doubles as cloud-based Xbox One console that is playable from your smartphone. Whereas Google Stadia is officially launching, xC...

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Blockchain-based Games Would Likely Become a Basic in the Gaming Industry by 2020 BLOCKCHAIN-BASED GAMES WOULD LIKELY BECOME A BASIC IN THE GAMING INDUSTRY BY 2020

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Nov 18, 2019

Blockchain technology will realize potentials to create games comparable to the League of Legends and the Battlegrounds. The Dota All-Stars created in the mode of Warcraft III that allows users to develop games led to the League of Legends and the Battlegrounds is the first that adopted certain game...

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3D, VR and AR on the Web 3D, VR AND AR ON THE WEB

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Nov 17, 2019

This talk will give an update on three.js, 'model-viewer', talk about developer results with WebXR for VR (shipping in Chrome in December!), and show demos of WebXR APIs being incubated for augmented reality.

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AI, VR and facial recognition technologies to dominate online casino AI, VR AND FACIAL RECOGNITION TECHNOLOGIES TO DOMINATE ONLINE CASINO

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Nov 17, 2019

Technology developers never sleep and there is no sector where they don’t play defining role. This is especially true when it comes to online casinos. The next-generation technologies such as artificial intelligence, virtual reality and facial recognition, among others have immense role to pla...

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How Technology is transforming the online gaming industry HOW TECHNOLOGY IS TRANSFORMING THE ONLINE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Nov 16, 2019

Remember the time where we had to put up with games with poor graphics and slow pace merely for the sake of entertainment? We surely have evolved a lot from that age with technology improving leaps and bounds thereby giving us access to a realistic gaming experience. These days people get easy acces...

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6 key tips to consider when creating a video marketing strategy 6 KEY TIPS TO CONSIDER WHEN CREATING A VIDEO MARKETING STRATEGY

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Nov 15, 2019

The popularity of video has risen by 72% among marketers and this type of content engages audiences, so what do you need to know about video marketing? The world is getting faster, which means few people have time or patience to read lengthy featured pieces or product reviews. Instead, the majority ...

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Delivering the Entertainment Platform of the Future for Liberty Global DELIVERING THE ENTERTAINMENT PLATFORM OF THE FUTURE FOR LIBERTY GLOBAL

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Nov 15, 2019

Liberty Global turned to longstanding partner EPAM for its integrated consulting, design and engineering capabilities to build this next-generation entertainment platform – known as Horizon 4. A set-top box (STB) with 4K Ultra HD picture quality and a voice-controlled remote, combined with the...

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Virtual reality in Industry 4.0 VIRTUAL REALITY IN INDUSTRY 4.0

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Nov 14, 2019

Providing guidance on which aspects industry should focus on to ensure AR implementation success.Technology context and organisational fit are key success factors for the AR implementation.

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The Future of Sports and Streaming THE FUTURE OF SPORTS AND STREAMING

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Nov 14, 2019

Nielsen neatly wraps up the existing TV landscape for us: "In developed markets, pay-television has been the engine of media revenue growth for two decades or more. Now, it's a business under pressure from many angles, including stagnating wages, market saturation, 'cordcutters,' &#...

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Why Fortnite is the most important game of the decade WHY FORTNITE IS THE MOST IMPORTANT GAME OF THE DECADE

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Nov 14, 2019

In the two short years since its release, Epic Games’ battle royale game Fortnite has reshaped not just video games, but pop culture. Don’t let its speed fool you, though. Behind Fortnite: Battle Royale’s monolithic popularity are creators who’ve learned hard lessons from the...

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See the new Star Wars-like display that could revolutionize virtual reality SEE THE NEW STAR WARS-LIKE DISPLAY THAT COULD REVOLUTIONIZE VIRTUAL REALITY

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Nov 14, 2019

Forget light sabers. Researchers on Earth have invented something far flashier: a Star Wars–like 3D display that simultaneously projects video, sound, and even the sensation of touch. The new displays can’t create holograms as complex as Princess Leia’s famous distress call.

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Reduce interruptions Boost productivity. REDUCE INTERRUPTIONS BOOST PRODUCTIVITY.

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Nov 13, 2019

99% of workers are distracted. This is the reality for more than 5,000 office workers around the world that we surveyed this year. More than a third of them are always or very often distracted. Download our eBook to learn more about what's really distracting your teams and what you can do to hel...

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Perils of the open office PERILS OF THE OPEN OFFICE

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Nov 13, 2019

Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That’s where we come in, with solutions that avert open office perils. Open offices are often loud, chaotic, and full of distractions that keep your team from getting work done. That&rsqu...

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With Google Stadia, the cloud gaming era is finally being realized WITH GOOGLE STADIA, THE CLOUD GAMING ERA IS FINALLY BEING REALIZED

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Nov 13, 2019

In the entertainment sector, are we are talking only about music and videos here, streaming has replaced almost all physical media. Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and in the future Disney+ and Apple TV+, provide us with streamed TV series and movies, while Apple Music, YouTube Music and Spotify and oth...

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How To Use Entertainment To Improve Your Business HOW TO USE ENTERTAINMENT TO IMPROVE YOUR BUSINESS

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Nov 13, 2019

When most people think of entertainment they don’t tend to think of work or business. When people think of business they don’t tend to associate it with fun and entertainment. It all goes back to that old saying that you should never mix business with pleasure. Well, that isn’t ent...

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3GPP achievements on VR & ongoing developments on XR over 5G 3GPP ACHIEVEMENTS ON VR & ONGOING DEVELOPMENTS ON XR OVER 5G

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Nov 13, 2019

Definition of client architecture and API for VR streaming services. Set of operating points covering the large range of device capabilities from Carboards to high-end tethered HMDs. Definition of Media profiles: mapping of operating points to DASH delivery. System metadata is added to support rende...

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How does Gaming Industry Look Like Today HOW DOES GAMING INDUSTRY LOOK LIKE TODAY

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Nov 13, 2019

Games have changed our leisure time radically. However, playing mobile/pc/video games cannot be considered as a relaxation, because usually, we involve our brain's work to pass each complicated level. We also should remember that games are not the devil's tricks. They could be extremely usef...

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What’s Working Right Now In AR Marketing WHAT’S WORKING RIGHT NOW IN AR MARKETING

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Nov 12, 2019

Back in March, eMarketer estimated that in 2019, as many as 68.7 million US customers will use augmented reality (AR) at least once a month. And this year, many brands seized the opportunity to enhance their user experiences with the advanced tech. The world saw a myriad of innovative augmented real...

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The future of gaming in electronic music THE FUTURE OF GAMING IN ELECTRONIC MUSIC

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Nov 12, 2019

The worlds of computer gaming and electronic music are merging like never before, with virtual raves, AI-generated musicians and concerts inside massive multiplayers like Fortnite becoming commonplace. DJ Mag investigates what this could mean for the future of clubbing and dance music. What if the n...

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Apple Trying to Make an Oculus Quest!? VR Game Black Friday Bargain! APPLE TRYING TO MAKE AN OCULUS QUEST!? VR GAME BLACK FRIDAY BARGAIN!

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Nov 12, 2019

The Information claims these details were revealed at a large presentation to around 1000 employees, indicating that Apple’s VR/AR teams are larger than previously thought.

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POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS POLY HELPS EMPOWER CONTACT CENTER WORKERS

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Nov 11, 2019

It’s a well-documented trend that the rise of digital channels such as webchat, apps, FAQs, etc., has led to a change in the way contact centers handle interactions. The routine, “easy” interactions are now handled by self-service channels. Deflecting these low-value interactions h...

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How NFC Transforms the Gaming Industry HOW NFC TRANSFORMS THE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Nov 11, 2019

NFC can enhance your gaming experience by connecting the physical and virtual worlds. This short video demonstrates how NFC can be used in the gaming industry and shows a specific NXP® solution used for the music mixing board DropMix.

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Can Cryptocurrency Create a New Niche in Music Streaming? CAN CRYPTOCURRENCY CREATE A NEW NICHE IN MUSIC STREAMING?

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Nov 11, 2019

The music streaming industry has come a long way since the old days of Napster and the first-ever downloadable music. The new technology that was the internet, combined with faster download speeds, made music sharing possible. Since those early days, regulations and structure have provided a way for...

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Tencent reportedly wants to develop its own games with Nintendo characters TENCENT REPORTEDLY WANTS TO DEVELOP ITS OWN GAMES WITH NINTENDO CHARACTERS

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Nov 11, 2019

Tencent has eyes on building Nintendo-style games with Nintendo characters, at least according to the Wall Street Journal. It quotes an unnamed Tencent official saying the company wants to "expand from China" by building console games for the US and Europe. Rather than push its own ideas a...

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VR Comparison: Oculus vs HTC Vive vs PSVR Headsets VR COMPARISON: OCULUS VS HTC VIVE VS PSVR HEADSETS

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Nov 10, 2019

Virtual reality headsets finally look set to stay. After a rather lengthy inception period, these devices are now looking like fully-fledged products rather than prototypes. For us as consumers, this is great news, as it means more companies are beginning to enter this space, bringing with them more...

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Open Culture, Algorithmic Regulation, and Digital Media OPEN CULTURE, ALGORITHMIC REGULATION, AND DIGITAL MEDIA

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Nov 10, 2019

A diverse and highly generative culture must first be an open culture. We can only create and contribute to culture when we have freedom to play with existing ideas, techniques and resources. The development and deployment of algorithmic regulatory technologies.

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Does Xbox Scarlett Need Virtual Reality to Compete? DOES XBOX SCARLETT NEED VIRTUAL REALITY TO COMPETE?

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Nov 09, 2019

The untitled Xbox Scarlett will hit the market next holiday season and unlike Sony's upcoming PlayStation 5, it seems like Microsoft's Xbox One successor will not have its own virtual reality headset, at least not anytime soon. Sony has already patented its PlayStation VR 2, which boasts con...

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Nintendo’s Revenues Soar As Switch Gaming Console Becomes A Worldwide Hit NINTENDO’S REVENUES SOAR AS SWITCH GAMING CONSOLE BECOMES A WORLDWIDE HIT

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Nov 07, 2019

Nintendo’s consumer discretionary stocks have been performing beyond expectations this year. With the release of the Japanese game maker’s second-quarter earnings report, its stock has dramatically risen by 47 percent. The Kyoto-based company has indeed struck gold with the release of it...

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Game Industry Sales Are Strong, But Hardware Sales Are Plummeting GAME INDUSTRY SALES ARE STRONG, BUT HARDWARE SALES ARE PLUMMETING

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Nov 07, 2019

There's no question that this generation's software and innovations in streaming services have seen massive success. While sales on these items have gone up in the past year, the revenue generated from hardware has gone down. According to GamesIndustry.biz, a recent report from the NPD group...

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Digital Catapult’s Augmentor returns to stimulate VR & AR investment DIGITAL CATAPULT’S AUGMENTOR RETURNS TO STIMULATE VR & AR INVESTMENT

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Nov 07, 2019

Digital Catapult’s Augmentor programme returns for 2019, aimed at the next generation of companies developing innovative, commercially focused applications for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR).

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Google launches open-source project for Cardboard VR viewer GOOGLE LAUNCHES OPEN-SOURCE PROJECT FOR CARDBOARD VR VIEWER

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Nov 07, 2019

Google has released an open source project for its Google Cardboard to allow developers to build additional experiences and add support to their apps for various smartphone screen solutions and configurations. As part of the project, Google has released libraries for developers to build their Cardbo...

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HOW TECHNOLOGY HAS ADVANCED THE ONLINE GAMING INDUSTRY HOW TECHNOLOGY HAS ADVANCED THE ONLINE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Nov 06, 2019

With the continuous development of smartphones, more and more games are now becoming available on mobile devices. Studies show that most online players are mobile gamers. If in the past, mobile games came with a hefty price tag, technology has allowed millions of gamers to download several mobile ga...

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VIDEO GAMES AND AI: THE APEX OF ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY VIDEO GAMES AND AI: THE APEX OF ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Nov 06, 2019

If there’s one thing we know for sure it’s that the gaming industry is on flames right now. Dating as far back as the late 1940s, video games have been at the forefront of computer technology, reaching a digital zenith in the last couple of years. But that is no indication that it’...

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INTERNET & DIGITAL MEDIA SECTOR REPORT INTERNET & DIGITAL MEDIA SECTOR REPORT

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Nov 06, 2019

The average adult spends 6+ hours a day engaging with digital media, over half of which is via smartphone « Given massive consumption of media and increasingly crowded media landscape, content providers must figure out ways to differentiate their offering « Brand identity is more importa...

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Why Virtual Reality Matters to Experiential Marketing WHY VIRTUAL REALITY MATTERS TO EXPERIENTIAL MARKETING

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Nov 06, 2019

Virtual reality has blossomed into a popular and immersive tool with uses in gaming, virtual experiences and even marketing. Virtual reality, or VR, stands to be a significantly influential tool for marketers to harness and is increasingly being used to inspire, engage and impact users. Despite gett...

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Sports, Media & Entertainment Convergence Puts Premium on Talent Acquisition SPORTS, MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT CONVERGENCE PUTS PREMIUM ON TALENT ACQUISITION

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Nov 05, 2019

Hunt Scanlon Media is convening 500+ business leaders and HR professionals from across the sports, media, entertainment & digital sectors to discuss a wide range of issues impacting hiring, recruiting, developing and retaining talent. CEOs, chief talent officers, HR execs, heads of brand & d...

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PlayStation 5 Major Features To Deliver New Level Of Gaming, Says PLAYSTATION 5 MAJOR FEATURES TO DELIVER NEW LEVEL OF GAMING, SAYS 'FAIRY TAIL' PRODUCER

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Nov 05, 2019

2020 is going to be a big year for the gaming industry with the release of next-generation gaming consoles PlayStation 5 and Xbox Scarlett.  We already learned a lot about Sony’s PS5 through announcements and interviews shared by the people within Sony Interactive Entertainment. A new set...

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UI Online: Reporting Entertainment Industry Earnings Using UI Online UI ONLINE: REPORTING ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY EARNINGS USING UI ONLINE

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Nov 05, 2019

Learn how to properly report residuals, royalties and other types of income specific to the entertainment industry.

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Balancing Print and Digital Media – A look At Two Media Stocks: NWS and NEC BALANCING PRINT AND DIGITAL MEDIA – A LOOK AT TWO MEDIA STOCKS: NWS AND NEC

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Nov 04, 2019

The growing popularity of digital media has raised some concerns regarding the survival of print media. In the age of mobile phones and social networking apps, a large number of audience members are interested in digital media. The fragmentation of traditional media has been occurring for some time....

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VR – Changing the Game in Reality Gaming VR – CHANGING THE GAME IN REALITY GAMING

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Nov 04, 2019

Since Pokemon Go, VR has caught on with the world rapidly. And, now people carrying electronic weapons are hardly a surprising scene to anyone. Prowling players, wearing headsets encased around, ducking and hitting the opponent is all something normal. And now, with Paris Games Week around the corne...

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Building a Business: Helping Others Pursue Their Dreams | MOVE: Business in Entertainment Panel BUILDING A BUSINESS: HELPING OTHERS PURSUE THEIR DREAMS | MOVE: BUSINESS IN ENTERTAINMENT PANEL

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Nov 04, 2019

MOVE presents: Creating A Business To Survive In The Entertainment Industry. This focuses on the significance of teaching within the entertainment industry. Veteran actors speak on the importance of helping others pursue their dreams and how teaching impacts the industry as a whole.

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Data shows Apple is focusing on ‘slow-roll’ marketing for its streaming service DATA SHOWS APPLE IS FOCUSING ON ‘SLOW-ROLL’ MARKETING FOR ITS STREAMING SERVICE

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Nov 03, 2019

Apple is reportedly taking a ‘slow-roll’ approach when it comes to marketing its new streaming service, according to a report from The New York Times. The spending data shows that Apple TV+ is not the tech giant’s top priority in terms of marketing. The New York Times compared the ...

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Can networking help you fund your game on Kickstarter CAN NETWORKING HELP YOU FUND YOUR GAME ON KICKSTARTER

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Nov 03, 2019

Renee from IGDA & Stumbling Cats talks about the power of face to face networking when you're new in the game development industry.

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Microsoft begins Xbox Console Streaming previews MICROSOFT BEGINS XBOX CONSOLE STREAMING PREVIEWS

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Nov 02, 2019

Earlier this month, Microsoft launched the beta testing for it's Project xCloud, a cloud-based game streaming service. On Wednesday, the company revealed that all UK and US-based Xbox beta testers in the Alpha and Alpha Skip-Ahead programs would be able to preview their Console Streaming feature...

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Facebook’s VR sales have finally taken off FACEBOOK’S VR SALES HAVE FINALLY TAKEN OFF

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Nov 01, 2019

Facebook is finding a surprising new revenue source, a world away from the scandal-fraught businesses it traditionally relies on. The company’s non-advertising revenue jumped to $269 million during the third quarter, Facebook noted in its earnings report Oct. 30. That’s a 43% increase ye...

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Gaming as a Service? And a Gaming ETF (HERO) emerges GAMING AS A SERVICE? AND A GAMING ETF (HERO) EMERGES

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Oct 31, 2019

Got Gaas? There’s a lot of buzz in the games industry about “Cloud gaming” and for good reason. With tech giant Google about to launch its Stadia service November 18th, cloud gaming is  poised to change the fundamentals of how the game industry works. Meanwhile, back in the wo...

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SEA Game Market Insights and How Not to Waste Your Precious Marketing Dollar SEA GAME MARKET INSIGHTS AND HOW NOT TO WASTE YOUR PRECIOUS MARKETING DOLLAR

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Oct 31, 2019

If you want to hear more world-class speakers sharing their insight and expertise in person, our next event is Pocket Gamer Connects London 2020, which takes place on January 20th to 21st.

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NEW GAME TAKES VIRTUAL REALITY BEYOND SIGHT AND SOUND NEW GAME TAKES VIRTUAL REALITY BEYOND SIGHT AND SOUND

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Oct 30, 2019

Four sensory streams are fused together simultaneously in the game to achieve remarkable realism. Called The Lost Foxfire, the 10-minute game engages a player’s senses of vision, audition (sense of hearing), olfaction (sense of smell), somatosensation (sense of touch), and thermoception (abili...

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Why Virtual Reality Is Good for Classical Music WHY VIRTUAL REALITY IS GOOD FOR CLASSICAL MUSIC

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Oct 30, 2019

Many people associate virtual reality with video gaming. Certainly, we’ve seen numerous advances in immersive gaming over the years. However, that’s not all there is to VR. Perhaps it might come as a surprise, but the technology is disrupting many fields, including ones you least suspect...

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React and the Music Industry REACT AND THE MUSIC INDUSTRY

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Oct 30, 2019

As a multi-platinum selling music producer, recording artist, songwriter and award-winning film composer, I have seen the inner-working of the entertainment industry from several perspectives.

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Oculus VR Comparison: Rift S vs Quest vs Go OCULUS VR COMPARISON: RIFT S VS QUEST VS GO

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Oct 29, 2019

Virtual reality headsets have steadily improved since their inception, with many headsets now offering a refined experience akin to what many of us expected to see when the headsets first debuted. Oculus has been a main player in the VR space throughout this time, and nowadays, the company has one o...

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Nvidia offers cloud-based AR content rendering NVIDIA OFFERS CLOUD-BASED AR CONTENT RENDERING

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Oct 29, 2019

Nvidia has been in the clouds for ten years or more and they know their way around. You may remember GRID, the VMware/Citrix remote computing solution that Nvidia was a part of. And then there’s GeForce Now, its game streaming platform. The company also offers Shield, cloud-based TV delivery, ...

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What is digital media marketing WHAT IS DIGITAL MEDIA MARKETING

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Oct 29, 2019

Digital marketing is the marketing of products or services using digital technologies, mainly on the Internet, but also including mobile phones, display advertising,and any other digital medium

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How to Create a Business if you Like Entertainment? HOW TO CREATE A BUSINESS IF YOU LIKE ENTERTAINMENT?

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Oct 28, 2019

According to statistics by price water house coopers WPC, the entertainment industry is worth an estimated 42 billion dollars in the US alone. Globally, the entertainment industry commands an estimated 15% of the total output making this industry highly lucrative for any entrepreneur. For instance, ...

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7 Revolutions in the TV Entertainment Industry 7 REVOLUTIONS IN THE TV ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Oct 28, 2019

Long before the Fourth Industrial Revolution took over the world and gave us countless options of enjoying some good ol’ television entertainment, there was simply an idea. An idea for an invention so innovative and advanced for its time that most would deem it to be witchcraft. Perhaps, you t...

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The best credit cards for entertainment spending in October 2019 THE BEST CREDIT CARDS FOR ENTERTAINMENT SPENDING IN OCTOBER 2019

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Oct 24, 2019

Whether you’re dedicated to catching the newest blockbuster or cheering on your favorite NFL team, you likely spend some of your income on entertainment expenses. In fact, the average American spends about $3,221 a year, or $268 a month, on entertainment purchases, according to a sample budget...

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BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE BUILDING MORE PRODUCTIVITY INTO OUR HEADSETS WITH AMAZON ALEXA AND TILE

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Oct 23, 2019

If you’re like me, one of the first things you do when you leave the house in the morning is put on your headset. I may be joining a meeting, calling a friend, getting coffee – sometimes all three – before I even set foot in the office. When I get to work, I’m collaborating w...

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Why Beyond Meat, Six Flags Entertainment, and iRobot Slumped Today WHY BEYOND MEAT, SIX FLAGS ENTERTAINMENT, AND IROBOT SLUMPED TODAY

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Oct 23, 2019

Wednesday didn't see a lot of movement from major benchmarks, but there was plenty going on for investors to watch. Big-name earnings releases pulled indexes in both directions, with market participants searching frantically for evidence on whether the broader U.S. and global economies can expan...

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What Is The Future Of Virtual Reality? WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF VIRTUAL REALITY?

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Oct 23, 2019

If you have played VR on any games console or on Steam you will know that the headset offers unrivalled immersion. The system for movement? Not so much. If you have been fortunate to try the VR on Steam, using Valve’s patented controller that can recognise individual finger movement you will k...

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Is AMC Entertainment a Buy After Announcing Video Streaming Plans? IS AMC ENTERTAINMENT A BUY AFTER ANNOUNCING VIDEO STREAMING PLANS?

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Oct 23, 2019

2019 has been billed as a transitional year by AMC Entertainment's (NYSE:AMC) management. It's the year that Stubs A-List -- the company's subscription service answer to the now-defunct MoviePass -- came into its own; the company started screening National Football League games at select...

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Is Sony Finally Realizing Its Global Cross-Media Potential? IS SONY FINALLY REALIZING ITS GLOBAL CROSS-MEDIA POTENTIAL?

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Oct 23, 2019

If that phrase is news to you, allow me to enlighten: In a bid to differentiate itself from its key competition (Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group), Sony’s recorded music division has long tried to spin the idea that it is uniquely connected to Sony Corp’s other powerful owned...

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POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS POLY STUDIO IS NOW CERTIFIED FOR MICROSOFT TEAMS

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Oct 22, 2019

It seems like every photo shown of a business in action these days features a bunch of people in a huddle room, looking productive – just like our own Poly beauty shot below. But the technology that is IN the room really matters most to the people who are joining remotely – the people NO...

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Microsoft Researchers Explore Eye Tracking Uses For VR MICROSOFT RESEARCHERS EXPLORE EYE TRACKING USES FOR VR

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Oct 22, 2019

Eye-tracking for VR is not a new idea and some headsets already have the technology built in. Work is underway, however, at all the major companies to more accurately and reliably track eye movements because next generation headsets may be able to use the information in various ways. The paper from ...

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Wireless Professional VR Made Easy with Radeon™ ReLive for VR WIRELESS PROFESSIONAL VR MADE EASY WITH RADEON™ RELIVE FOR VR

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Oct 22, 2019

Using AMD Radeon™ Pro Software for Enterprise and the AMD Radeon™ ReLive for VR application, professionals can now wirelessly visualize their creations in virtual reality on their Radeon™ VR Ready Creator-powered workstation PC using VR-capable applications and select standalone VR...

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How PS5 Could Improve Upon PSVR2 HOW PS5 COULD IMPROVE UPON PSVR2

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Oct 21, 2019

The PSVR is arguably the most under-appreciated virtual reality headset on the market. While it doesn’t have the power of the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive, it comes with a lower total cost and a more user-friendly setup. While Sony has never focused too heavily on its peripherals, the PSVR is a shi...

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Game On: How To Access Exciting Video Game Trends GAME ON: HOW TO ACCESS EXCITING VIDEO GAME TRENDS

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Oct 21, 2019

Video games is one of the fastest-growing forms of entertainment in the world and exchange traded funds, such as the Roundhill BITKRAFT Esports & Digital Entertainment ETF NERD, +0.20%, stand ready to satisfy investors' appetites for that growth. NERD, which debuted in June, follows the Roun...

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Spotify Saved the Music Industry. Now What? SPOTIFY SAVED THE MUSIC INDUSTRY. NOW WHAT?

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Oct 21, 2019

Imagine, for a moment, that Taylor Swift was wrong. The reigning queen of country-tinged pop shocked fans in 2014 by abruptly and publicly breaking up with a prominent suitor: Spotify. Mere days after the October release of her album 1989, Swift yanked her entire back catalog from the leading music-...

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How the scope for startups to experiment with VR is expanding HOW THE SCOPE FOR STARTUPS TO EXPERIMENT WITH VR IS EXPANDING

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Oct 20, 2019

The hype over virtual reality (VR) has largely been belied so far because of challenges to its adoption. Headsets were either too expensive or too poor in their visual quality. The bulkiness of headsets and their rendering of VR worlds sometimes produced sickening experiences. A headset tethered to ...

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FuninVR FUNINVR'S VIRTUAL REALITY BUSINESS FOR SALE

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Oct 20, 2019

FuninVR virtual reality business for sale .Thanks for customers from Egypt reorder VR products many times.

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Visualized: The Esports Journey to Mainstream VISUALIZED: THE ESPORTS JOURNEY TO MAINSTREAM

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Oct 18, 2019

Although esports might seem like a relatively new phenomenon, its origins can be traced all the way back to the 1970s. It was only in the past decade however, that a wave of technological innovation transformed the entire industry from an underground niche into a billion-dollar mainstream phenomenon...

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FUEL THE CORE OF YOUR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS FUEL THE CORE OF YOUR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS

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Oct 18, 2019

With Opex spending rising faster than revenue, media companies are on the edge of a cash flow cliff. Competing in the new digital world requires traditional media companies to transform by designing, piloting and rapidly industrializing new content, services and tailored offerings that enrich the au...

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How Southeast Asia is becoming an entertainment capital of the world HOW SOUTHEAST ASIA IS BECOMING AN ENTERTAINMENT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD

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Oct 18, 2019

Southeast Asia has become a popular destination for startups, especially for those looking to innovate in areas like mobile payments, gaming, and blockchain. With a population that is young and highly engaged in mobile devices, the region is prime for early adopters of next technology and entertainm...

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Virtual Reality Marketing In The Time Of Oculus Quest VIRTUAL REALITY MARKETING IN THE TIME OF OCULUS QUEST

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Oct 17, 2019

In 2015 through 2017, virtual reality (VR) campaigns were a hot trend that brands were experimenting with, but VR in marketing quickly stalled. A lower than expected adoption rate of VR hardware among consumers is largely thought to have been the culprit. This year, things started looking up for VR ...

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Panther VR Is A Promising Action Stealth Game PANTHER VR IS A PROMISING ACTION STEALTH GAME

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Oct 17, 2019

VR on the Oculus Rift S. Panther VR is a VR stealth game currently in development from Wolfdog Interactive. Panther VR is being crowd funded on Kickstarter and due for release in early access on PC.

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5 reasons how playing video games can be profitable 5 REASONS HOW PLAYING VIDEO GAMES CAN BE PROFITABLE

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Oct 16, 2019

If you’re an investor or if you want to use your money on worthwhile endeavors, you’ll likely look into “hot industries.” This means you want your money to be used on investments you know are very likely to succeed and can give you the most returns. Regardless if you’re...

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How Virtual Reality Could Encode Bias and Inequality HOW VIRTUAL REALITY COULD ENCODE BIAS AND INEQUALITY

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Oct 16, 2019

Eventually, virtual reality will become commonplace in our lives, particularly in places like the customer service industry. While this will be more convenient for both businesses and consumers, it raises questions regarding how societal biases may get encoded into VR technology. Professor Joshua Ad...

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The Most Anticipated VR Games Coming in 2020 THE MOST ANTICIPATED VR GAMES COMING IN 2020

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Oct 16, 2019

There’s been no shortage of great VR games in 2019, although 2020 is shaping up to be a pretty significant year in VR gaming too. We rounded up the top titles confirmed for release in 2020, which includes everything from polished indies to big budget ‘AAA’ games coming to a VR head...

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VR: How To Get The Most Out of Your Mobile Phone VR: HOW TO GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR MOBILE PHONE

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Oct 15, 2019

If you want to get the most out of your smartphone, did you know that with a few pieces of hardware you can transform it into a VR set? It’s true – all you need to upgrade your phone and use it as a VR set is a few apps, a headset, and a relatively recent smartphone. Voila – you ca...

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How Much Do eSports Players Make in 2019? HOW MUCH DO ESPORTS PLAYERS MAKE IN 2019?

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Oct 15, 2019

There's no doubt about it - global eSports revenues are rising dramatically in 2019, up 27% compared to 2018, according to Newzoo, a gaming industry analysis company. Popular leagues are taking the industry by storm like League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Fortnite leading th...

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From Pong to Fortnite: How video games became an entertainment juggernaut FROM PONG TO FORTNITE: HOW VIDEO GAMES BECAME AN ENTERTAINMENT JUGGERNAUT

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Oct 15, 2019

Gaming has come a long way since the arcade. Revenue from the video game industry now eclipses the box office and music industry combined. Here is a look at how video games grew to such a powerful force in entertainment.

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Sony Reveals AR Headset Prototype in New Ghostbusters Location-based Attraction SONY REVEALS AR HEADSET PROTOTYPE IN NEW GHOSTBUSTERS LOCATION-BASED ATTRACTION

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Oct 14, 2019

Ginza Sony Park, the Japanese tech giant’s Tokyo-based hub for Sony brand promotion, is now playing host to a new Ghostbusters-themed multiplayer experience using a newly revealed Sony AR headset prototype. According to the demo video (linked below), the unnamed “R&D prototype”...

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Project xCloud Xbox game streaming preview now live PROJECT XCLOUD XBOX GAME STREAMING PREVIEW NOW LIVE

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Oct 14, 2019

Project xCloud is Microsoft's game streaming service to compete with Google Stadia and, to a lesser degree, PlayStation Now. It allows you to play AAA games like Gears 5 on your phone or tablet without the need to purchase an Xbox One. It's unclear what the pricing will be, but if you signed...

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Xbox - Five Biggest Gaming Industry Successes XBOX - FIVE BIGGEST GAMING INDUSTRY SUCCESSES

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Oct 14, 2019

Since 2001, Xbox's evolution has been a roller coaster ride. As we prepare for the next generation (Project Scarlett), let's take a look at the biggest successes in the Xbox repertoire.

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Gaming Industry’s Hunger for Gaming Talent is Growing GAMING INDUSTRY’S HUNGER FOR GAMING TALENT IS GROWING

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Oct 14, 2019

The gaming industry estimated to be worth $120 billion, is the largest segment within the entertainment industry, led by China, USA, Europe, Japan and Korea.The significant increase in the internet access is facilitating growth in the gaming industry with close to 87% of the entire world population ...

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How Are Marketers Evolving With Emerging Trends? HOW ARE MARKETERS EVOLVING WITH EMERGING TRENDS?

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Oct 14, 2019

The modern marketeers are looking ahead as the marketing landscape continues to evolve at a rapid pace. It is up to chief marketing officers (CMOs) to put organizations on the right path towards digital marketing success with emerging technologies such as Big Data, AR/VR, and robotic process automat...

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VR making its way to the online platform VR MAKING ITS WAY TO THE ONLINE PLATFORM

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Oct 13, 2019

However, thanks to technology, this loss is now a thing of the past. VR offers players the exciting opportunity to feel like they are in a live casino as they engage in their favorite games. VR, the technology that takes its users to an artificial world created via digital systems, lets you have a u...

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How much is the video game industry worth in 2019? HOW MUCH IS THE VIDEO GAME INDUSTRY WORTH IN 2019?

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Oct 10, 2019

The very first video game ever released was Pong, a 2-dimensional tennis game released in 1958 by William Higinbotham. Since it was released, it shaped the entire video gaming industry we know today. The changes were so drastic that the video gaming industry has improved over the years and has grown...

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Augmented reality (AR) vs. virtual reality (VR): What’s the difference? AUGMENTED REALITY (AR) VS. VIRTUAL REALITY (VR): WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Oct 10, 2019

Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are often talked about in the same breath ­– and that can make sense for, say, measuring the market for these related capabilities. “AR & VR do share a lot of commonalities,” says Tom Emrich, AR/VR expert and managing director...

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Smarty t-commerce technology presentation for TV shopping and OTT industry SMARTY T-COMMERCE TECHNOLOGY PRESENTATION FOR TV SHOPPING AND OTT INDUSTRY

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Oct 10, 2019

Learn how Smarty changes the TV shopping industry and TV advertisement market. We provide one of the most advanced technological solutions in the world for personalized TV commercials and TV screen sales using a remote control (t-commerce).

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How Gaming can Help People Discover New Music HOW GAMING CAN HELP PEOPLE DISCOVER NEW MUSIC

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Oct 10, 2019

The growth in the video game market has been nothing less than astounding. In 2018, the global video game industry generated a record $138 billion in revenue, with territories like China, India and the U.S. showing double-digit revenue growth, according to the consulting firm NewZoo. What’s ev...

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Apple’s AR glasses could solve one of VR APPLE’S AR GLASSES COULD SOLVE ONE OF VR'S BIGGEST PROBLEMS

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Oct 09, 2019

Apple’s augmented reality glasses are set to debut as early as the second quarter of 2020, according to an analyst note Wednesday. Ming-Chi Kuo, a TF International Securities analyst with a strong track record on Apple’s next moves, claimed in a note seen by MacRumors that the glasses wo...

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Esports: Transforming Media and Entertainment ESPORTS: TRANSFORMING MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

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Oct 09, 2019

We are exceptionally bullish on the broadly defined esports ecosystem as an emerging new media and entertainment market set to eclipse the billion-dollar threshold. Technology, demographic, regulatory, and capital tailwinds support compelling value realization across the ecosystem. The shift of lega...

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Exploring the Different Types of Multimedia Content EXPLORING THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF MULTIMEDIA CONTENT

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Oct 09, 2019

Multimedia content has taken over the internet, with brands creating content packages that all tie back to a single concept and marketers weaving different styles and content types into their creations. Why are so many companies using multimedia, and how do they all seem to do it so well? We’l...

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12 crucial video marketing statistics 12 CRUCIAL VIDEO MARKETING STATISTICS

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Oct 09, 2019

Just how important is video for your messaging? That’s the question every communicator must answer as they ponder investing in video production equipment and teams. This infographic from Raw Shorts offers statistics for just how important video will be for your future communications.Some key i...

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Succeeding by Cooperating in the Entertainment Industry SUCCEEDING BY COOPERATING IN THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Oct 08, 2019

In an industry disrupted by new technologies and M&As, cooperation is often the name of the game, says Andrea Zappia, Chief Executive Continental Europe at Sky, in the latest video of the Executive Chats series.

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NEVADA FOOTBALL TURNING TO VR TECHNOLOGY TO TRAIN QUARTERBACKS NEVADA FOOTBALL TURNING TO VR TECHNOLOGY TO TRAIN QUARTERBACKS

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Oct 08, 2019

Virtual reality—more commonly known as VR—has grown leaps in bounds in just a few short years. Once thought to be just science fiction, modern technology has created an opportunity for VR to become a tool for users around the world. Currently, VR is used in a wide range of applications, ...

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Google GOOGLE'S MAKING IT EASIER TO MOVE MULTIMEDIA BETWEEN SMART SPEAKERS

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Oct 08, 2019

Google announced in a blog post a new feature called "stream transfer." The feature will allow you to tell your Google Assistant device to move what you're streaming to a different device. If you've ever been listening to music while in your office and then decide to head to the ki...

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Apple Arcade vs. Google Play Pass: An overview APPLE ARCADE VS. GOOGLE PLAY PASS: AN OVERVIEW

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Oct 07, 2019

Google and Apple are undoubtedly two of the biggest names in the smartphone industry. And with such gargantuan stature, comes fierce, breakneck rivalry. The two companies have been exchanging blows for ages, one-upping one another in each round. This year, the two have picked a new battle, and the w...

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A.I. musicians are a growing trend. What does that mean for the music industry? A.I. MUSICIANS ARE A GROWING TREND. WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR THE MUSIC INDUSTRY?

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Oct 05, 2019

In its own words dedicated to “building the next generation of virtual entertainers,” Auxuman dropped its debut album on September 27th. From here, it promises to bring out new A.I.-generated albums each month, uploaded to YouTube, Soundcloud, and assorted streaming platforms. Forget abo...

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Alibaba Stock Will Gain From Falling Digital Media Losses ALIBABA STOCK WILL GAIN FROM FALLING DIGITAL MEDIA LOSSES

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Oct 03, 2019

When is a money-losing segment not a concern for a company? When it brings something else to the table. Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) has reported single-digit revenue growth in its digital media segment in the latest quarter. The digital media segment had revenue of RMB 6.3 billion compared to RMB 5.97 billi...

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Sony Slashes Prices, Gears Up for Cloud Gaming War SONY SLASHES PRICES, GEARS UP FOR CLOUD GAMING WAR

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Oct 03, 2019

The cloud gaming war is imminent, and Sony (SNE) is making its final moves in preparation. The company has slashed the price of its Playstation Now subscription by half. A monthly subscription for Playstation Now will now cost $9.99 compared to the previous $19.99. The price of the annual subscripti...

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Every Nintendo Switch Labo VR Game Ranked! EVERY NINTENDO SWITCH LABO VR GAME RANKED!

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Oct 03, 2019

Many of Nintendo’s biggest games have added support for the kit in one way or another. They’ve never been robust enough to warrant their own reviews.

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The Essentials of Video Marketing THE ESSENTIALS OF VIDEO MARKETING

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Oct 03, 2019

With the rising popularity of visual content in social media, and the emergence of platforms such as videos have emerged as the next big wave of content. Apart from photos, blogs and text, your business could benefit from incorporating videos into your content strategy. If you haven’t started,...

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Data-driven content strategy rules for media companies DATA-DRIVEN CONTENT STRATEGY RULES FOR MEDIA COMPANIES

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Oct 03, 2019

Entertainment companies seldom had a huge need for data. For decades, the equation was a simple one: the quality of content plus how many people watched. Content was crowned king. But the internet opened up enormous floodgates for consumer choice, and the ensuing wave of information gathered from st...

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Next Gen Free Roam Virtual Reality Platform by Zero Latency VR NEXT GEN FREE ROAM VIRTUAL REALITY PLATFORM BY ZERO LATENCY VR

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Oct 02, 2019

Introducing the next generation in Free Roam Virtual Reality the Zero Latency VR Platform.Largest Free-Roam VR network with 35 venues in 19 countries.

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5G-Powered Gaming is On the Horizon: What Does that Mean for Businesses 5G-POWERED GAMING IS ON THE HORIZON: WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR BUSINESSES

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Oct 02, 2019

The videogame industry has seen incredible change and growth over the last 20 years, but one constant has always been that you need the right hardware to play: 5G gaming could be about to sharply disrupt the status quo.While mobile gaming has been progressively expanding over the years, games like C...

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How 5G will affect augmented reality and virtual reality HOW 5G WILL AFFECT AUGMENTED REALITY AND VIRTUAL REALITY

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Oct 02, 2019

Widespread deployment of 5G mobile networks could accelerate the adoption of augmented and virtual reality, although wider availability is not the only requirement for VR and AR to thrive on 5G: compelling use cases are also required to make these technologies viable, although the addition of 5G doe...

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AR and VR: How Immersive Technology Is Bringing Cybersecurity Scenarios to Life AR AND VR: HOW IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGY IS BRINGING CYBERSECURITY SCENARIOS TO LIFE

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Oct 01, 2019

A PwC survey on corporate digital IQs found that there’s a disconnect between the skills and technologies that companies say matter most and what they’re investing in. With the rapid increase in emerging technologies disrupting every industry, enterprise leaders are feeling immense press...

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Essential Second-Quarter Stats for Agencies and Media Companies ESSENTIAL SECOND-QUARTER STATS FOR AGENCIES AND MEDIA COMPANIES

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Oct 01, 2019

Revenue is up 1.6% year-over-year, with U.S. revenue flat year-over-year. Bought Epsilon for $3.95 billion. All of the digital growth in the U.S. is actually captured by Facebook and Google. The need for transformation has never been so strong in the sector. Has a model allowing Publicis to address ...

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Verizon picks up the assets of Disney-backed VR startup Jaunt VERIZON PICKS UP THE ASSETS OF DISNEY-BACKED VR STARTUP JAUNT

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Oct 01, 2019

After raising $100 million, virtual reality content startup Jaunt  has been in a precarious position for a few years now. It seems like the saga has finally come to a close as the startup announced that Verizon has purchased the company’s technology. The studio rode the wave of VR hype fo...

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Framework to custom design VR/MR applications FRAMEWORK TO CUSTOM DESIGN VR/MR APPLICATIONS

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Sep 30, 2019

VESE framework facilitates custom design of VR/MR applications. The framework supports four design choices (Visualization, Exploration, Synchronization, and Evaluation)  and offers their functionalities as services to an author who wants to ease application design and development.

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How Will Virtual Reality Technology Change Us HOW WILL VIRTUAL REALITY TECHNOLOGY CHANGE US

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Sep 30, 2019

Virtual reality forms a three-dimensional image. It functions with the use of computer technology. With the aid of computer technology, it is given a reality-like experience. It contains sundry electronic equipment. These equipment create multiple projected environment. The human brain is tricked by...

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Take a peek at the future of media and entertainment at Disrupt SF TAKE A PEEK AT THE FUTURE OF MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT AT DISRUPT SF

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Sep 29, 2019

Where does tech end and media begin? It can be hard to find the dividing line, particularly as tech companies move into the media business, and as big Hollywood blockbusters are increasingly created on computers. So even though TechCrunch’s Disrupt SF event (happening next week!!) is ostensibl...

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Entertainment Startups and Entrepreneurs Event at Microsoft - NYC ENTERTAINMENT STARTUPS AND ENTREPRENEURS EVENT AT MICROSOFT - NYC

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Sep 29, 2019

Entertainment Startups and Entrepreneurs Event at Microsoft - NYC was an absolute success! Massive thank you to all who came and also huge thanks to our great speaker. For more information on our speakers read below!

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MEDIA MOMENTS 2018 MEDIA MOMENTS 2018

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Sep 27, 2019

We’re delighted to launch Media Moments 2018, an indepth look at the key publisher trends of this year and what publishers might expect in 2019. Although summarising a year’s worth of publishing developments and innovation into a single report is a formidable task, the team at Media Voic...

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The Entertainment Evolution Continues THE ENTERTAINMENT EVOLUTION CONTINUES

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Sep 27, 2019

While the options for what to do for fun are expanding all the time, the number of hours in a day is not. U.S. consumers are making increasingly sophisticated decisions about how to spend their time and their dollars when it comes to entertainment. Here’s a look at some of the latest entertain...

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Video game companies pledge to go greener VIDEO GAME COMPANIES PLEDGE TO GO GREENER

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Sep 26, 2019

At the United Nations Climate Action Summit on Monday, 21 gaming companies pledged to do their part in ending climate change through the Playing for the Planet industry-wide initiative. Sony, Microsoft, Supercell, Rovio and Ubisoft are among the companies that pledged to take action by reducing supp...

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Americans rely more on streaming services than traditional TV AMERICANS RELY MORE ON STREAMING SERVICES THAN TRADITIONAL TV

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Sep 26, 2019

Americans are relying more on streaming services than traditional television in part because of smart TVs, connected devices or smart  television apps, like Roku, Amazon Firestick and Apple TV, according to the Horowitz report. About 66% of American adults who stream watch more than half of the...

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Developing Augmented and Virtual Reality Apps DEVELOPING AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY APPS

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Sep 26, 2019

Until recently, AR and VR were only possible through special effects, and were only seen in science fiction films. But this technology has been growing rapidly into a new field of human-computer interaction, possibly to become the next major computing platform.

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Are Paywalls Part of Vox Media’s Future Plans Post-Merger? ARE PAYWALLS PART OF VOX MEDIA’S FUTURE PLANS POST-MERGER?

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Sep 26, 2019

The new Vox Media (if the merger is approved) will combine New York Media brands and its own titles under one umbrella. But advertisers probably won’t be too surprised to see the two companies combining assets—New York Media has been part of Vox Media’s digital ad marketplace since...

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Why Every Company Needs to Become a Digital Media Company WHY EVERY COMPANY NEEDS TO BECOME A DIGITAL MEDIA COMPANY

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Sep 25, 2019

Take a good look around you – the walls between editorial and advertising have finally crumbled. In the old analog era, it was very easy to differentiate between “content” and “advertising.” But in the digital era, that’s all changed. The lines between “cont...

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Facebook FACEBOOK'S PROTOTYPE NEXT GENERATION VARIFOCAL VR HEADSETS

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Sep 25, 2019

Half Dome was an advanced prototype headset with moving varifocal displays and a 140 degree field of view. Varifocal means that the headset can adjust the focus distance to be the same as the distance to the virtual object you’re looking at, which makes VR feel more real and reduces eyestrain....

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The most expensive in-games THE MOST EXPENSIVE IN-GAMES

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Sep 25, 2019

These are the 12 most expensive in-game items sold for real-world cash. The prices don’t resemble the current value of the items, but they show the highest price the item was sold for. By presenting information in a compact and creative format, infographics are able to quickly convey knowledge...

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PARTNERING FOR SUCCESS IN PREMIUM VIDEO PARTNERING FOR SUCCESS IN PREMIUM VIDEO

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Sep 25, 2019

Advertisers want to use television as a full-funnel solution that marries the best of traditional television with increased data-driven capabilities for targeting and measurement said David Kline, Executive Vice President, Charter Communications, in a quote issued during Cannes Lions 2019 as part of...

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Microsoft pledges to fight climate change with carbon neutral Xbox MICROSOFT PLEDGES TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE WITH CARBON NEUTRAL XBOX

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Sep 24, 2019

Microsoft is joining Sony on the efforts to combat climate change by switching things up on the console front. In the former’s case, it’s starting a pilot project to make 825,000 Xboxes carbon neutral. As part of the UN’s Playing for the Planet alliance, Microsoft joins several oth...

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VR AND BUSINESS: DOES VIRTUAL REALITY HAVE A PLACE IN THE ENTERPRISE? VR AND BUSINESS: DOES VIRTUAL REALITY HAVE A PLACE IN THE ENTERPRISE?

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Sep 24, 2019

Virtual reality, or VR, is a technology that is probably best known for its use in gaming. Even so, the last few years have seen various vendors trying to make the case that VR can be a good fit for the business world. Microsoft, for example, has embedded its Mixed Reality Portal into Windows 10. Wh...

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How Netflix, Atlantic Records, and Meredith stay ahead of an evolving industry HOW NETFLIX, ATLANTIC RECORDS, AND MEREDITH STAY AHEAD OF AN EVOLVING INDUSTRY

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Sep 24, 2019

In today’s rapidly evolving media and entertainment landscape, there’s only one true constant: people want more. We sat down with some of the most cutting-edge teams in the media and entertainment industry.

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VR offers enterprise solutions but requires the right talent VR OFFERS ENTERPRISE SOLUTIONS BUT REQUIRES THE RIGHT TALENT

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Sep 24, 2019

Virtual reality (VR) offers a wide array of enterprise solutions. But these gains can’t be realized without cohesive VR teams and exacting standards. Right now, Google is seeking an augmented and virtual reality research scientist for its Seattle offices. They require someone with experience i...

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How mobile gaming companies are now aiming to gain player loyalty HOW MOBILE GAMING COMPANIES ARE NOW AIMING TO GAIN PLAYER LOYALTY

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Sep 23, 2019

Massive advancements in technology have affected almost all sectors — including, of course, the gaming industry. Games these days are so much more than the beloved consoles of the 90s; and no longer are they just associated with children. Players come from all ages, backgrounds and classes &md...

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The Digital Disruption of Entertainment and Media THE DIGITAL DISRUPTION OF ENTERTAINMENT AND MEDIA

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Sep 23, 2019

The Digital Disruption of Entertainment and Media.Jack Plunkett discusses the democratization of modern entertainment and what that means for the media companies.

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Is PSVR Still Worth It? IS PSVR STILL WORTH IT?

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Sep 22, 2019

Sony Entertainment's PlayStation exclusive headset is one of the most debated VR rigs to date. With top-of-the-line headsets like the Oculus Quest and the Valve Index now on the market, many users want to know whether the PSVR is even worth the buy. There are a few factors to consider before pur...

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How 5G will change the game industry and spur innovation HOW 5G WILL CHANGE THE GAME INDUSTRY AND SPUR INNOVATION

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Sep 22, 2019

Of all the technologies that are coming to affect gaming, 5G — which brings much faster wireless broadband speeds to smartphones and other devices on mobile networks — is one of the biggest. But it’s also in some ways unpredictable in terms of its impact. It could introduce more cl...

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Apple Arcade Hands-On Impressions: It Reminds Us of Xbox Live Arcade APPLE ARCADE HANDS-ON IMPRESSIONS: IT REMINDS US OF XBOX LIVE ARCADE

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Sep 22, 2019

Here's what we think of Apple's subscription gaming service so far, including why it reminds us (in a good way) of Xbox Live Arcade from back in the Xbox 360 days.

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PlayStation Relies On The Development Of Virtual Reality For Gaming PLAYSTATION RELIES ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF VIRTUAL REALITY FOR GAMING

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Sep 20, 2019

It seems that virtual reality technology, from its perspective as a business that aimed at mass consumption, is not surviving the hype it had at the time. However, the key to its resistance and probable start-up could be in the video games sector, especially for the amount of work that Sony has put ...

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Holographic elements could give Apple AR headset an immersive experience HOLOGRAPHIC ELEMENTS COULD GIVE APPLE AR HEADSET AN IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE

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Sep 19, 2019

While there are already many VR headsets and AR devices on the market, it seems Apple is still keen to iron out design issues to offer what could be a superior version once released. The patent application for "Display Device," published by the US Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday, d...

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Mobile Game Market Trends 2020 MOBILE GAME MARKET TRENDS 2020

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Sep 19, 2019

Ongoing data continues to uncover growing trends in the Mobile Gaming Market. A rising number of startups and gaming app developers entry in the mobile gaming industry has created many popular trends.

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5 Industries VR is Set to Revolutionize 5 INDUSTRIES VR IS SET TO REVOLUTIONIZE

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Sep 18, 2019

Digital technology is making several advancements and innovations like virtual reality (VR) are changing how we shop, enjoy our entertainment and view our favorite sports. VR is also enhancing how healthcare is provided and how we explore our travel options. With VR capabilities integrating with new...

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Mobile gaming industry benchmarks offer fresh look on industry MOBILE GAMING INDUSTRY BENCHMARKS OFFER FRESH LOOK ON INDUSTRY

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Sep 18, 2019

Mobile game industry benchmarks report has been released by GameAnalytics, offering a fresh look at how gamers play and pay on their smartphones. The report highlights performance benchmarks for key metrics across the top 16 genres, including retention, session length, stickiness, conversion rate, A...

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Everything you need to know about using VR for your business EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT USING VR FOR YOUR BUSINESS

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Sep 18, 2019

VR (virtual reality) seems like something of the future. And, in a way, it is! However, that technology has come a long way over the past couple of years. With the proper equipment, users can experience a realistic 3D simulation. One can even interact with the fabricated environment. VR might seem l...

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TOP GAME ENGINES, INDUSTRY REVENUE AND TRENDS TOP GAME ENGINES, INDUSTRY REVENUE AND TRENDS

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Sep 18, 2019

Game Development Industry conquering the world swallowing more and more young millennials into the role play virtual world, allowing them to become somebody special in the artificially created conditions, making friendship with in-game NPC or other gamers all over the world. Let me introduce this tr...

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Unravelling the digital video consumer UNRAVELLING THE DIGITAL VIDEO CONSUMER

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Sep 18, 2019

The thought leadership focusses on OTT video landscape especially on the SVOD businesses in this segment. The report has two modules. First module focusses on the OTT video market and presents competitive analysis, monetisation model, distribution strategy prevalent in this market. Second module pre...

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How TV, Digital Media Should Prep For The Next Economic Downturn HOW TV, DIGITAL MEDIA SHOULD PREP FOR THE NEXT ECONOMIC DOWNTURN

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Sep 17, 2019

It’s late 2019, and everything generally seems to be going well for the media -- digital and traditional. But what looms in the economic distance? Recently, every TV network seems to have scored not only nice mid-level, double-digit percentage gains in the price per thousand viewers in upfront...

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AI is transforming media and entertainment possibilities AI IS TRANSFORMING MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT POSSIBILITIES

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Sep 17, 2019

The days of associating artificial intelligence (AI) with humanoid Asimov-type robots are over; from healthcare to shopping, AI is everywhere. Conversational AI has quietly changed the game for customer service and what companies can achieve with digital interfaces. Chatbots are ubiquitous – i...

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Amazon Adds HD Music Tier to Streaming Service AMAZON ADDS HD MUSIC TIER TO STREAMING SERVICE

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Sep 17, 2019

Amazon Adds HD Music Tier to Streaming Service. Amazon recently announced the launch of Amazon Music HD, the latest add-on to their popular music streaming service.

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Streaming Rules The Revenue Created By Music Industry STREAMING RULES THE REVENUE CREATED BY MUSIC INDUSTRY

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Sep 16, 2019

The music sector is on an altitude, and the RIAA has services such as Apple Music and Spotify to thank. Acceptance has increased steadily, and they added up for 80% of the income from the H1 of this year. In spite of these record-breaking figures, the artists who actually perform and create the musi...

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How virtual reality is changing the way we see the world HOW VIRTUAL REALITY IS CHANGING THE WAY WE SEE THE WORLD

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Sep 16, 2019

Virtual reality is often used as a vehicle for entertainment. But the technology is capable of much more — from immersive education to mental health therapy. Here’s a look at the newest developments. Like hoverboards and self-driving cars, the dream of virtual reality has come true. Thes...

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What streaming means for the future of entertainment WHAT STREAMING MEANS FOR THE FUTURE OF ENTERTAINMENT

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Sep 16, 2019

Excited for a world where our entertainment could connect us instead of isolating us -- a world where we can bond with each other over our shared interests and create real, strong communities

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RANKING THE TOP FIVE REMEDY ENTERTAINMENT GAMES RANKING THE TOP FIVE REMEDY ENTERTAINMENT GAMES

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Sep 15, 2019

The game industry is filled with talented development studios producing some of the best that gaming has to offer. A conversation about the best in gaming wouldn’t be complete without discussing the incredible talent found at Remedy Entertainment. These Finnish video game developers have been ...

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How Is This Nintendo Switch Controller So Cheap? HOW IS THIS NINTENDO SWITCH CONTROLLER SO CHEAP?

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Sep 15, 2019

Over the last few years of taking a look at Nintendo Switch controllers that can replace the Pro Controller, but most times features will be missing like rumble or NFC.

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Social VR Platform ‘AltspaceVR’ Now Available on Oculus Quest SOCIAL VR PLATFORM ‘ALTSPACEVR’ NOW AVAILABLE ON OCULUS QUEST

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Sep 13, 2019

Social VR networking app AltspaceVR is now live on the Oculus Quest. The social VR app is best known for having been purchased by Microsoft in 2017 after nearly shutting down, but low-key visual design and wide accessibility have cemented AltspaceVR as a staple social tool among loyal supporters and...

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Why game streaming will be the key service for telcos ready to promote 5G WHY GAME STREAMING WILL BE THE KEY SERVICE FOR TELCOS READY TO PROMOTE 5G

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Sep 13, 2019

Games has grown over the past few decades to become a hugely valuable market that generates very high customer engagement. According to the latest study by analyst firm Newzoo, the global games market will generate $152.1 billion in 2019, almost ten per cent growth from 2018. That’s 57 per cen...

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AI in Gaming AI IN GAMING

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Sep 13, 2019

AI has had a long and rich history with games of all sorts. From early days of AI systems learning how to play chess and checkers to modern day AI defeating some of the best players in a range of different games such as Go or Doda. And gaming  is a huge industry accounting for annual revenue fo...

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What consumers expect from 5G entertainment WHAT CONSUMERS EXPECT FROM 5G ENTERTAINMENT

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Sep 13, 2019

For the past decade, the media and entertainment (M&E) industry has been in the midst of continuous disruption. Internet technologies have resulted in a proliferation of streaming video platforms, offering consumers an alternative to broadcast and cable TV and posing a major threat to those trad...

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Intro to the Industry: The difference between esports and gaming INTRO TO THE INDUSTRY: THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ESPORTS AND GAMING

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Sep 12, 2019

Gaming is simply the act of playing a game. This makes the term “gaming” an all-encompassing word that includes anyone who is in the act of playing a game. Keep in mind that gaming does not include the gambling industry, though. A helpful analogy might be to think of the word “gami...

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What is augmented reality - A super-simple explanation of how it is used in business WHAT IS AUGMENTED REALITY - A SUPER-SIMPLE EXPLANATION OF HOW IT IS USED IN BUSINESS

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Sep 12, 2019

In this video I explain AR and how it is now used in business.Bernard Marr & Co is a world-leading independent think tank and consulting organisation providing writing, speaking, consulting, training and research services.

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Bigtincan Hub Overview BIGTINCAN HUB OVERVIEW

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Sep 12, 2019

Bigtincan is the industry's leading Sales Enablement Automation platform, empowering Sales teams to win more and be more productive every day, while providing Marketing the ability to establish ROI on content creation efforts.

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Apple TV+ vs. Disney+: Which video service will be your best entertainment bet? APPLE TV+ VS. DISNEY+: WHICH VIDEO SERVICE WILL BE YOUR BEST ENTERTAINMENT BET?

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Sep 12, 2019

In this case, we’re comparing new rivals Apple TV+ and Disney+, two brand new services that launch in November with some impressive looking original and exclusive content to compete with everyone from Netflix to HBO. Since neither service has launched yet, this is a very cursory first glance, ...

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Digital Media: New Mexico Is Ready For Player One DIGITAL MEDIA: NEW MEXICO IS READY FOR PLAYER ONE

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Sep 11, 2019

It’s no secret that New Mexico has become a premier destination for the film industry. Independence Day: Resurgence, The Mule, Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad are just a few of the most recent films and TV shows that have shot in New Mexico. This is in part thanks to the Refundable Film and ...

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How Virtual Reality Can Improve Your Escape Room Business HOW VIRTUAL REALITY CAN IMPROVE YOUR ESCAPE ROOM BUSINESS

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Sep 11, 2019

Many developers are capitalizing on the popularity of fast-growing virtual reality technology, and game software developers aren’t an exception. They integrate VR technology into their games to make them more fun. However, virtual reality can also reveal its full potential in another direction...

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Virtual Reality Business Opportunities VIRTUAL REALITY BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

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Sep 11, 2019

Many brands are now using AR Marketing to enhance customer experience, increase sales and heighten awareness among other purposes. About five years ago, this was just a gimmick, but now there are hundreds of ways to implement AR.

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From retail to entertainment, 3D printing is changing everything FROM RETAIL TO ENTERTAINMENT, 3D PRINTING IS CHANGING EVERYTHING

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Sep 11, 2019

Perhaps one of the most exciting developments in the field of visual communications is the adoption of large-format 3D printing. The power of this technology to wow audiences and draw them in is immense. I mean, what could be cooler than an 8-foot baseball player mannequin in a sporting goods store?...

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Guidelines for Creating Video for Digital Marketing GUIDELINES FOR CREATING VIDEO FOR DIGITAL MARKETING

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Sep 11, 2019

You need a purpose for your video, is it going to educate, promote your sale, engage or tease? What are you trying to communicate with your customers should be your first question? Use this list of questions to determine what video would be best. Always establish goals and a reason for what you are ...

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Economic impact of the recorded music industry ECONOMIC IMPACT OF THE RECORDED MUSIC INDUSTRY

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Sep 11, 2019

Industry participants have indicated that piracy, value gap (sustainable sharing of value across the music value chain), and regulatory impediments (notably statutory licensing) are some of the key challenges that the recorded music industry faces. Addressing the above challenges, initiating governm...

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Gaming Industry - How to boost your TV ROI with Admo GAMING INDUSTRY - HOW TO BOOST YOUR TV ROI WITH ADMO

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Sep 10, 2019

Admo.tv success stories: Discover how Admo.tv, using TV analytics, optimised TV advertising investment for one of our gaming client.You need a purpose for your video, is it going to educate, promote your sale, engage or tease?

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Implementing Buyer Enablement in Your Sales Enablement Strategy (2019) IMPLEMENTING BUYER ENABLEMENT IN YOUR SALES ENABLEMENT STRATEGY (2019)

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Sep 10, 2019

The majority of the time I only had access to two TV channels, three on a good weather day, and I vividly remember when I first saw a color television. At this time, products and services were limited, and buyer choices were almost non-existent. Fast-forward to 2019. Not only do I have access to hun...

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The Role of Sales in Sales Enablement THE ROLE OF SALES IN SALES ENABLEMENT

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Sep 10, 2019

However, with a regular commute time that consumes a couple of hours each day, I have shifted my focus to podcasts and audiobooks. One of my favorite podcasts is the Inside Sales Enablement series by Scott Santucci and Brian Lambert. In their last episode, they spent time reviewing their thoughts an...

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PlayStation 5 Ultra-Fast SSD Will Reshape Gaming Industry PLAYSTATION 5 ULTRA-FAST SSD WILL RESHAPE GAMING INDUSTRY'S LANDSCAPE

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Sep 09, 2019

The current gaming console generation is winding down, and soon enough gamers will upgrade to newer and more powerful devices to enjoy their favorite games. One of the much-awaited and promising next-generation gaming consoles if the PlayStation 5. Interestingly, a new report bares juicy details abo...

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Will Apple TV 2019 ignite new business opportunity? WILL APPLE TV 2019 IGNITE NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY?

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Sep 09, 2019

Apple’s big event is coming, and it’s time to take a look at Apple TV. Two years since Apple introduced Apple TV 4K the company’s upcoming upgrade is expected to deliver more of the same, with a plus. It’s fair to say the introduction of app support in Apple TV didn’t r...

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Digital Media Deals 2.0: The Current Landscape DIGITAL MEDIA DEALS 2.0: THE CURRENT LANDSCAPE

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Sep 09, 2019

Three top executives discuss the current digital media marketplace and the types of deals that are occurring including creating and exploiting digital media; taking digital creators and/or digital first properties and bringing them to the traditional television media; creating digital first properti...

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How Will Brexit Affect The Film & TV Industry? HOW WILL BREXIT AFFECT THE FILM & TV INDUSTRY?

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Sep 08, 2019

What impact will Brexit have upon the film and TV industry, both in the UK and beyond? At present, the eyes of the world are watching the UK's parliament as it tries to wade through the tangled web known as Brexit. In 2016, the UK held a referendum to decide whether to stay in the European Union...

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What is Augmented Reality? WHAT IS AUGMENTED REALITY?

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Sep 08, 2019

Augmented Reality is an interactive experience of a real-world environment where the objects that reside in the real-world are enhanced by computer-generated information.  This technology consists of the creation of a situation in which virtual information and objects merge with reality.

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PlayStation Versus Xbox: Three Generations Of Console Wars PLAYSTATION VERSUS XBOX: THREE GENERATIONS OF CONSOLE WARS

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Sep 07, 2019

Nearly 18 years ago, Microsoft entered the gaming market with its Xbox brand. This move sparked a decades-long rivalry between the company and Sony, which owned PlayStation. Over the years, the so-called console wars have prompted gamers to take sides, with some even voicing passionate defenses of t...

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Lenovo Mirage AR Headset Returns with New Marvel Game & 6DOF Controllers LENOVO MIRAGE AR HEADSET RETURNS WITH NEW MARVEL GAME & 6DOF CONTROLLERS

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Sep 06, 2019

Lenovo first released its smartphone-powered Mirage AR headset last year alongside its sole title, Star Wars: Jedi Challenges (2018), a collection of short AR games that let you do things like fight Darth Vader & Co. with a lightsaber-shaped controller, play HoloChess, and challenge the Empire i...

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TRENDS AND TECHNOLOGIES IN DIGITAL MEDIA TRENDS AND TECHNOLOGIES IN DIGITAL MEDIA

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Sep 06, 2019

The era of using dedicated video signals like SDI (Serial Data Interface) is ending, especially in the studio environment. Completely IP-based workflows are one of the major requirements when new broadcasting operation centers are designed. With this prerequisite, a seamless transport of video strea...

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Who’s responsible for Retail Digital Media WHO’S RESPONSIBLE FOR RETAIL DIGITAL MEDIA

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Sep 06, 2019

An infographic is a visual storytelling tool used in digital marketing to convey important information that might perhaps be lost in text or video. It uses images and visual pointers to communicate information, statistics or data in an engaging and succinct way. Our collection of infographics will h...

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Will Augmented And Virtual Reality Shopping Take Off? WILL AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY SHOPPING TAKE OFF?

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Sep 05, 2019

Shopping has changed considerably since the late 1990s, when online marketplaces first started luring shoppers away from brick-and-mortar stores. Mobile apps succeeded traditional websites, and retailers that didn't roll with the punches were left behind. The online shopping market is still evol...

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4 Best VR Headsets in 2019 4 BEST VR HEADSETS IN 2019

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Sep 05, 2019

While hardly a new industry, the increasing prevalence of virtual reality gaming or video content may have you considering one of the many available headsets. Some are highly advanced and expensive, while some are simply 360-degree video viewing machines. Want to know what the best ones are and what...

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How Xbox HOW XBOX'S BIG GAME PASS GAMBLE COULD SHAPE THE FUTURE OF THE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Sep 05, 2019

Over the next week, Microsoft will release a new Gears of War game. The advent of Gears 5 is not exactly a shock in and of itself. The muscular sci-fi shooter is a 30m selling franchise that has made its creators over $1bn in revenue and partly drove the success of the Xbox 360 console. It has inspi...

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Huawei Showcases Live 360° VR, 8K Video Streaming, Drones and Telemedicine over 5G HUAWEI SHOWCASES LIVE 360° VR, 8K VIDEO STREAMING, DRONES AND TELEMEDICINE OVER 5G

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Sep 04, 2019

Huawei and partners this week showcased a variety of 5G applications such as 5G + virtual reality (VR), 5G + 8K videos, 5G + drones, 5G telemedicine, and a 5G connected ambulance, at an industry event in China.  5G + VR: At the Panda Sanctuary several kilometers away, 360° VR panoramic came...

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Tech of the future for training workforce in the present : Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality TECH OF THE FUTURE FOR TRAINING WORKFORCE IN THE PRESENT : AUGMENTED REALITY AND VIRTUAL REALITY

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Sep 04, 2019

Simulanis have been at the forefront of implementing immersive technologies like Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality and 360 degree videos to transform the conventional methods of learning and development across sectors.

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No Man’s Sky VR Guide: How To Make Money Fast NO MAN’S SKY VR GUIDE: HOW TO MAKE MONEY FAST

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Sep 03, 2019

Units make the Galactic Core go round in No Man’s Sky VR (read our full review here) so it’s helpful to hoard as many of those as you possibly can. The only problem is, where do you find a great source of units that can make you get rich quick and continue raking in the cash without too ...

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IBM is transforming data storage for media and entertainment IBM IS TRANSFORMING DATA STORAGE FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

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Sep 03, 2019

Disruptions in media and entertainment have been occurring at a rapid pace over the past few years and many organizations are still struggling with optimizing their IT infrastructure for new data requirements. With growth in capacity, new larger file formats, keeping more data online for business op...

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Where Did The Oculus Rift S Go Wrong? WHERE DID THE OCULUS RIFT S GO WRONG?

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Sep 02, 2019

It's been 3 months since the Oculus Rift S virtual reality headset launched. Now is a good time to recap the good points and the bad points of this headset. Hopefully some of the information in this video will help you make an informed decision on whether this is the right VR headset.

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Cloud gaming services Google Stadia and Microsoft xCloud could disrupt entire industry CLOUD GAMING SERVICES GOOGLE STADIA AND MICROSOFT XCLOUD COULD DISRUPT ENTIRE INDUSTRY

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Sep 01, 2019

Alongside VR, esports, and livestreaming, cloud gaming has become a key focal point in the battle for market share across the multi-billion dollar video game industry. At its core, cloud technology may disrupt the entire video game industry by rendering hardware such as game consoles and high-perfor...

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What to expect from VR in 2020 WHAT TO EXPECT FROM VR IN 2020

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Aug 31, 2019

We asked the best and brightest in virtual reality to share their thoughts on what we can expect from VR in 2020. We’re more than halfway through 2019, so let’s get real about what’s happening in virtual reality. Across the globe, VR is a trend that is rapidly exploding and 2019 ha...

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NextVR Brings Its Live Streamed Events to Oculus Quest NEXTVR BRINGS ITS LIVE STREAMED EVENTS TO OCULUS QUEST

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Aug 29, 2019

NextVR, the VR livestreaming event app, is now available on Oculus Quest for free, which is said to come alongside a new technology that promises clearer and sharper video rendering. The studio calls the new rendering technology ‘PAVE’, which is said to enable new features like enhanced ...

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Aug 29, 2019

The advent of artificial intelligence (AI) in media and entertainment will help uncover innovative ways of creating and sharing content. Artificial intelligence has always been a part of pop culture due to numerous sci-fi movies like Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Terminator, and I, Robot. But, what i...

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Fly Shooting Virtual Reality Games 9D VR Flight Simulator 360 Degree For Sale FLY SHOOTING VIRTUAL REALITY GAMES 9D VR FLIGHT SIMULATOR 360 DEGREE FOR SALE

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Aug 29, 2019

VR Flight Simulator was developed by advanced international dynamic control technology with unique freedom electric motion-based dynamic platform which can achieve movements. Players can choose the games themselves by using the joystick. It's support 360° rotation and service motion lifting ...

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Why the New Madison Logic Oracle Eloqua Integration is so Exciting for Marketers WHY THE NEW MADISON LOGIC ORACLE ELOQUA INTEGRATION IS SO EXCITING FOR MARKETERS

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Aug 29, 2019

Madison Logic is excited to announce a bi-directional integration with Oracle Eloqua, combining best-in-class lead and campaign management skills with Madison Logic’s global reach and advanced targeting. Now Oracle Marketing Automation users are able to align their messaging and targeting thro...

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HOW THE MOBILE GAMING INDUSTRY IS ABOUT TO OVERTAKE CONSOLE GAMING HOW THE MOBILE GAMING INDUSTRY IS ABOUT TO OVERTAKE CONSOLE GAMING

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Aug 29, 2019

The mobile gaming market is booming. In the last few years, the video game industry has shifted towards mobile gaming, and with more significant game developers jumping on the bandwagon, it looks like it's only a matter of time before mobile gaming overtakes console and PC as the primary platfor...

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Transforming TV by going back to the future TRANSFORMING TV BY GOING BACK TO THE FUTURE

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Aug 29, 2019

For the vast global television sector, this is the best of times and the worst of times. This is a golden age of television. Cinema-quality programs such as Game of Thrones draw massive audiences. Events such as the 2018 FIFA World Cup, broadcast in real time to a global viewership of 1.1 billion, p...

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How Virtual Reality Will Change Your World HOW VIRTUAL REALITY WILL CHANGE YOUR WORLD

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Aug 28, 2019

Virtual reality would be changing and advancing our world as we know it.would be nice with a virtual game or simulations , whatever you wanna call it where you can explore a 50s usa city

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Shaping the Future of Media, Entertainment and Culture SHAPING THE FUTURE OF MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT AND CULTURE

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Aug 28, 2019

Media, entertainment and culture have been radically disrupted over the last decade through the introduction of the internet, social media, user-generated content, video streaming and various other technological breakthroughs. Business models have been upended and entire industry systems have been t...

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Gamification in Mobile Apps GAMIFICATION IN MOBILE APPS

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Aug 28, 2019

Making app users engage with your brand is a challenge that many businesses face. Studies say that 86% of users are more likely to do business with a company if it offers personalized experiences. Discover with this infographic how Gamification enhances the user experience, increases user engagement...

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Why Digital Media? WHY DIGITAL MEDIA?

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Aug 28, 2019

Marketing can be a vital tool to boost your business and take it into the future. Historically, the simplicity of doing business, was to have a product or service that one put out in a market, got people’s attention and did a transaction where the product was exchanged for money or other goods...

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Where Have All the Cord-Cutters Gone? Not to Live TV Streaming Services WHERE HAVE ALL THE CORD-CUTTERS GONE? NOT TO LIVE TV STREAMING SERVICES

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Aug 27, 2019

Americans are cutting the cord more than ever before, but live TV streaming services are failing to attract  customers bailing on cable and satellite. In fact, some Virtual Multichannel Video Programming Distributors (vMVPDs) are losing ground. AT&T Now — the recently-rebranded DirecT...

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Is Facebook’s Portal the Next Big Thing In AR and VR? IS FACEBOOK’S PORTAL THE NEXT BIG THING IN AR AND VR?

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Aug 27, 2019

Facebook is trying to bring a unique in-calling experience. Facing tough competition from Google Home and Alexa, this Facebook Portal can be a huge distinction for the company. According to the social media giant, the Portal can bring the loved ones as close as if they are in the next room. However,...

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Disney Stock Can Work in Good Times and Bad. How to Play It With Options. DISNEY STOCK CAN WORK IN GOOD TIMES AND BAD. HOW TO PLAY IT WITH OPTIONS.

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Aug 27, 2019

If the world lurches into permanent dystopia because the U.S. and China cannot settle the trade war, Walt Disney stock should offer shelter from the storm. If a trade war is averted, and concerns about global economic growth disappear in the wind, the home of Mickey Mouse also should shine.The key t...

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Understanding What is Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality? UNDERSTANDING WHAT IS VIRTUAL REALITY AND AUGMENTED REALITY?

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Aug 26, 2019

Get the Detailed view of Technology, Science, Book Reviews, Unknown terms here.Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are two technologies that are changing the way we use screens, creating new and exciting interactive experiences.

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Where next for entertainment? WHERE NEXT FOR ENTERTAINMENT?

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Aug 26, 2019

The story of entertainment is inextricably linked to the story of technology. Look at Netflix's stellar growth, fuelled first by the fast spread of DVDs in the early 2000s and then by the adoption of in-home wireless internet. By 2010, Netflix had gone from being the fastest-growing customer of ...

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How Microsoft Project Xcloud Will Shape Xbox Gaming? HOW MICROSOFT PROJECT XCLOUD WILL SHAPE XBOX GAMING?

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Aug 26, 2019

Microsoft is going to implement its gaming streaming service xCloud which will change the scenario of Xbox games. It is implemented away later when Playstation launched its PS Now service. xcloud is a cloud-based streaming service it implies the streaming of games without any modifications, all Xbox...

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Video Game Makers Don VIDEO GAME MAKERS DON'T NEED UNIONS, UNIONS NEED VIDEO GAME MAKERS

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Aug 23, 2019

The video game industry has always had qualities that would be difficult to find in any other. Developing a video game requires one to create an experience that the consumer takes an active part in, one that must make sense to as many players as possible, while making each and every one of them feel...

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Lenovo Is Using Its Head: Partnering With VR Headset Pioneer Oculus Is Just One of Its Smart Moves LENOVO IS USING ITS HEAD: PARTNERING WITH VR HEADSET PIONEER OCULUS IS JUST ONE OF ITS SMART MOVES

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Aug 22, 2019

Among tech stocks, the buzz is all about Oculus, the market leader in virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology  acquired by Facebook  (NASDAQ:FB) in 2014. But while Facebook's Oculus is getting all the attention, it's worth looking at one behind-the-scenes player ...

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Oculus Quest - Revolutionizing The World of VR OCULUS QUEST - REVOLUTIONIZING THE WORLD OF VR

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Aug 22, 2019

Is the Oculus Quest the future of Virtual Reality or is it just a foreign invader to the world of VR? Does the Oculus Quest revolutionize the world of Virtual Reality or does it hinder it? Is it the stepping stone that will bring VR to the public and help further the VR revolution?

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Hulu and Amazon Prime Video Are Gaining on Netflix in the Streaming Wars HULU AND AMAZON PRIME VIDEO ARE GAINING ON NETFLIX IN THE STREAMING WARS

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Aug 22, 2019

Netflix is still king of the streaming world in the U.S., but its dominance is expected to slip slightly as competitors like Hulu and Amazon Prime Video take on more market share and new services enter the streaming space, according to a new forecast from the research firm eMarketer. By the end of 2...

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Anatomy of Today’s Global Traveler ANATOMY OF TODAY’S GLOBAL TRAVELER

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Aug 22, 2019

Where does the modern traveler come from? Where is s/he going? How does s/he get there? As the world grows ever-smaller, more and more people are traveling to a growing number of places each year. Increasingly, they’re getting there by leveraging digital tools. Savvy travel and hospitality bra...

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Proud Digital Media PROUD DIGITAL MEDIA

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Aug 21, 2019

Proud Digital Media represents a national  organization which includes 57 local digital networks.  Each local digital network works to accentuate the positive, promote community pride and encourage shopping local.

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Creating Content That Improves CX: A Q&A with Lionbridge & Aprimo CREATING CONTENT THAT IMPROVES CX: A Q&A WITH LIONBRIDGE & APRIMO

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Aug 21, 2019

Today’s brands face numerous challenges. They need to create a customized, excellent experience for each and every customer worldwide. To do that, they need to create high-quality, on-target content. They need to create that content quickly, effectively, and for audiences who speak multiple la...

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Lionbridge Brand Video LIONBRIDGE BRAND VIDEO

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Aug 21, 2019

Our roots began in translation but what we do today goes well beyond – from content creation to linguistics, to artificial intelligence (AI). We create global relevance, driven by humanity and amplified by technology. Connecting our customers with their communities and driving brand awareness....

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A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES: A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES:

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Aug 21, 2019

Your localization partner is going to do a deep-dive into your business—so start by diving deep into theirs. Are they an industry-leader with 20 years of experience or a relative newcomer? Will they speak Samoan, Uzbek, or Swahili (and all your customers’ languages)? Can they deliver on-...

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WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND

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Aug 21, 2019

In practice, of course, things are more complicated. Effective translation necessitates a nuanced understanding of (at least) two languages and cultures, both source and target. It requires an understanding of the original content’s goals. It mandates a fluency in tone and subtext as well as v...

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Going Global 101: How Your Competition Can Be Your Best Resource GOING GLOBAL 101: HOW YOUR COMPETITION CAN BE YOUR BEST RESOURCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Lace-up your sneakers and step up to the starting line: you’re ready to reach countless customers in new markets.  You’ve secured your spot in the Global Marketplace (whether by default or design).  But before you sprint away, take a good look around you. You are not alone in t...

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The future of Augmented and Virtual Reality in Africa THE FUTURE OF AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY IN AFRICA

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Aug 20, 2019

AVR PLATO TECHNOLOGY LIMITED is an award-winning startup that is focused on leveraging the power of the immersive computing spectrum to change institutions and industries in Africa. From manufacturing to entertainment, education and more.

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New Virtual Reality Design Platform May Transform How the AEC Industry Collaborates NEW VIRTUAL REALITY DESIGN PLATFORM MAY TRANSFORM HOW THE AEC INDUSTRY COLLABORATES

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Aug 20, 2019

The story of Google Glass, the augmented reality spectacles that were once hailed as game-changing, is a fascinating one that once seemed like a failure. Not too long ago, Glass was perhaps the most talked about piece of consumer tech. Innocuous-looking glasses that offered photography, communicatio...

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Augmented Reality Study Shows Big Business Impact in Customer Experience AUGMENTED REALITY STUDY SHOWS BIG BUSINESS IMPACT IN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

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Aug 20, 2019

Augmented reality (AR) has been hovering at the periphery of the corporate conversation for a number of years now, and it’s poised to make a major impact in the business world — especially in the realm of customer experience. What exactly are the ripples of the AR splash going to look li...

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The Oculus Quest Could Be The Future Of VR THE OCULUS QUEST COULD BE THE FUTURE OF VR

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Aug 19, 2019

Many think that VR gaming is the way the industry will go in the future. While traditional video games will probably always be around the VR side of things will continue to have a large impact on the video game industry as a whole. A lot of games are going for immersion. They want the gamers to feel...

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What will be the future scenario of Entertainment and Media industry? WHAT WILL BE THE FUTURE SCENARIO OF ENTERTAINMENT AND MEDIA INDUSTRY?

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Aug 19, 2019

The Global Entertainment and Media Market growth over the past decade has been nothing short of invigorating. The report states that the key players and manufacturers mentioned operating in this market have launched innovative products to meet an ever-growing demand for Entertainment and Media Marke...

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Disney+ to Launch on Major Streaming Platforms Except Amazon DISNEY+ TO LAUNCH ON MAJOR STREAMING PLATFORMS EXCEPT AMAZON

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Aug 19, 2019

Disney+ May Not Be Released Immediately on Amazon. In a new announcement, Disney rattled off a list of providers where its streaming service will become immediately available in November. These include Apple and Android TV, Roku, Google Chromecast and Sony's PlayStation 4. But in the announcemen...

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Viacom accelerates in-car entertainment with Access VIACOM ACCELERATES IN-CAR ENTERTAINMENT WITH ACCESS

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Aug 19, 2019

US media company Viacom has partnered with Japanese software provider Access to bring TV entertainment including MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon to the car for its German audiences. The partnership will see Access acquire the entertainment rights to make Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN...

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PS5 Has The Potential to Kill the PC Gaming Industry PS5 HAS THE POTENTIAL TO KILL THE PC GAMING INDUSTRY

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Aug 19, 2019

By CCN Markets: Sony is expected to pack the PlayStation 5 with high-end specs, but the latest leak indicates that the Japanese giant is going to hit it out of the park. Hot Hardware reports that one of PS5’s engineering samples that’s being tested reportedly runs at a graphics.

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Nintendo’s Switch is beating Xbox and PlayStation across the board, according to the latest sales numbers NINTENDO’S SWITCH IS BEATING XBOX AND PLAYSTATION ACROSS THE BOARD, ACCORDING TO THE LATEST SALES NUMBERS

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Aug 18, 2019

The Nintendo Switch has dominated video game income this 12 months, taking benefit of a slow 12 months from Microsoft and Sony. The two of Nintendo’s main rivals are gearing up to launch their following-generation consoles following 12 months, opening a broad window for Nintendo to promote hun...

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British Airways will give you VR for in-flight entertainment BRITISH AIRWAYS WILL GIVE YOU VR FOR IN-FLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT

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Aug 17, 2019

Commercial virtual reality has, so far, mostly manifested itself in the living rooms of people with lots of disposable income. But British Airways is hopping on a VR bandwagon that could actually be pretty useful. The UK airline announced Wednesday that it would start offering VR headsets in a trial...

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How the new revenue standard affects media and entertainment entities HOW THE NEW REVENUE STANDARD AFFECTS MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT ENTITIES

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Aug 16, 2019

Many media and entertainment entities have had to change their accounting for licenses of intellectual property (IP) because, under the standard, entities can only recognize revenue for a license of IP when the customer has a copy of the IP and can use and benefit from it. The standard has required ...

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Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Endgame — Making the Cap vs. Cap fight! MARVEL STUDIOS’ AVENGERS: ENDGAME — MAKING THE CAP VS. CAP FIGHT!

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Aug 15, 2019

Visual Effects Supervisor of Marvel Studios, to get the behind-the-scenes secrets of how the Captain America and Captain America was filmed and came to life.

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6 use cases of brands applying VR to their business strategies 6 USE CASES OF BRANDS APPLYING VR TO THEIR BUSINESS STRATEGIES

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Aug 15, 2019

Virtual reality has made a significant impact on the business landscape. The introduction, adoption and advancement of VR technologies has changed the dynamic between the buyer and seller in fascinating ways, creating the need for applying VR to business strategies. With VR, a company can connect wi...

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New Streaming Services From Disney and Warner Bros. Spell Good News for Localization NEW STREAMING SERVICES FROM DISNEY AND WARNER BROS. SPELL GOOD NEWS FOR LOCALIZATION

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Aug 14, 2019

From Hulu and iflix to Amazon and Netflix, the market for online streaming services is awash with subscription-based platforms vying for the attention of audiences the world over. With myriad choices, audiences have become more discerning in deciding where and how to consume content online. Thus, st...

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A Glance at Three Media and Entertainment Stocks with Recent Updates – NEC, NWS, QMS A GLANCE AT THREE MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT STOCKS WITH RECENT UPDATES – NEC, NWS, QMS

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Aug 14, 2019

Australia has seen steady growth in the media industry across all the media segments in recent years. The swift evolution of technology has revamped the Australia’s media industry into an experience-led industry. The Australian companies in the media and entertainment sector are offering innov...

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2020 Content Marketing Spectrum 2020 CONTENT MARKETING SPECTRUM

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Aug 14, 2019

This is a video explainer of the difference between Content Marketing, Branded Content and Native Advertising - with examples to help put it all into context.Accompanying video that tried to separate signal from noise on the different approaches of content in the business.

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as consent strategies, the role of trust, the elements...

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DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus?  All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any other character. If you limit the list to mortals...

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The History of Content Marketing THE HISTORY OF CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 14, 2019

If you want some insights into where the content marketing industry may be headed, it might just help to take a look at where it’s been. As we pointed out when CMI shared its History of Content Marketing infographic in 2012, brands have been telling their stories to audiences for hundreds of y...

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USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES

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Aug 14, 2019

Content—and how brands use it to interact with buyers at all stages of the engagement journey—has fundamentally reshaped every business’ go-to-market strategy. This shift has been particularly challenging for “top-of-the-funnel” demand generation marketers, most of who ...

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Nomadic takes location-based VR into Asia NOMADIC TAKES LOCATION-BASED VR INTO ASIA

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Aug 13, 2019

Nomadic has reported success with its first virtual reality location-based entertainment center, which is like an arcade for VR. It features Vertigo’s Arizona Sunshine, a VR shooter. And now Nomadic is taking the show on the road to Asia. The San Rafael, California-based company wants to becom...

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