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Magic Leap is Offering Individual Developers up to $500K for Their AR Projects MAGIC LEAP IS OFFERING INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPERS UP TO $500K FOR THEIR AR PROJECTS

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Nov 15, 2018

At Magic Leap’s developer conference last month, the company announced they were ready to throw down serious cash to developers to build apps for their new AR headset, Magic Leap One. Now, the company has unveiled the specifics of the Independent Creator Program, which aims to give individual ...

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Viveport Deal is Practically Giving Away ‘SUPERHOT VR’, ‘Accounting+’ & More to Subcribers VIVEPORT DEAL IS PRACTICALLY GIVING AWAY ‘SUPERHOT VR’, ‘ACCOUNTING+’ & MORE TO SUBCRIBERS

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Nov 15, 2018

Viveport, HTC’s digital content store for Vive and Rift, just got one of the best deals we’ve seen yet on VR games this holiday season. Starting today, Viveport subscribers can pick up five top-rated VR titles for just $1 a piece.Viveport lets you choose five games each month from a pool...

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Co-op Heist Adventure ‘Covert’ Available Now on Oculus Go and Gear VR CO-OP HEIST ADVENTURE ‘COVERT’ AVAILABLE NOW ON OCULUS GO AND GEAR VR

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Nov 15, 2018

Covert feels like a heist movie where you’re the star. The latest game from White Elk Studios, makers of the critically-acclaimed Eclipse: Edge of Light, Covert builds an immersive world of intrigue and danger where you play a high-skilled thief hunting for a mysterious artifact. And, just lik...

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How to do 360 in-game video capture of Dead & Buried HOW TO DO 360 IN-GAME VIDEO CAPTURE OF DEAD & BURIED

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Nov 14, 2018

To get the full immersive VR experiences anytime & anywhere, download VeeR Immersive app on App Store, Google Play, Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Go/Rfit, HTC Vive, Daydream VR, Xiaomi VR, Pico VR and other major VR platforms. Enjoy!

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Verizon and the Sacramento Kings Deliver Stunning 360 VR Using 5G VERIZON AND THE SACRAMENTO KINGS DELIVER STUNNING 360 VR USING 5G

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Nov 14, 2018

5G is certainly some really impressive stuff. The connection speeds are faster than what basically any of us are used to, so fast, in fact, that it will be possible to livestream video from a headset with one to one movement.It might not seem like much to be able to view a game in VR as it’s h...

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Comscore Announces A+E Networks to Join Comscore Campaign Ratings Beta Program COMSCORE ANNOUNCES A+E NETWORKS TO JOIN COMSCORE CAMPAIGN RATINGS BETA PROGRAM

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Nov 12, 2018

A+E Networks Will Gain Initial Access to Comscore’s Unduplicated Video Campaign Measurement Across Linear Tv, OTT, Desktop and Mobile.Comscore, a trusted currency for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms, announced that global content company, A+E Networks, will join oth...

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Verizon Digital Media Services, Unreel Entertainment Team on OTT VERIZON DIGITAL MEDIA SERVICES, UNREEL ENTERTAINMENT TEAM ON OTT

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Nov 12, 2018

Verizon Digital Media Services has partnered with direct-to-consumer turnkey OTT solution provider Unreel Entertainment to help launch more than 100 new streaming services, including World Poker Tour, Level One, and the Enthusiast Network’s Adventure Sports Network.Covering sports, news and ga...

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A Brief History of VR A BRIEF HISTORY OF VR

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Nov 08, 2018

Over the past few years, the buzz surrounding VR has reached an all-time high. Without exception, everyone who hears about VR technology is interested on some level, and because of this and its many uses, some have already started using VR technology. Currently, VR technology has been welcomed by a ...

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THE EVOLUTION OF BOARD GAMES IN NORTH AMERICA [INFOGRAPHIC] THE EVOLUTION OF BOARD GAMES IN NORTH AMERICA [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Nov 05, 2018

It’s 2018 and we’re in the midst of a board games renaissance. We take it for granted that games released today will be designed by professionals, refined through playtesting, and enjoyed by a wide variety of players. In many ways, they’re much like Hollywood blockbusters backed by...

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Virtuix Omni Reveals ESPORTS Tournaments, New VR ARENA, & Omni 2.0! VIRTUIX OMNI REVEALS ESPORTS TOURNAMENTS, NEW VR ARENA, & OMNI 2.0!

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Nov 01, 2018

Virtuix Omni is an omnidirectional and free-roam platform company that’s making waves in VR with an announcement that they are launching Omniverse ESPORTS, a competitive VR gaming platform, a schedule of events, and their brand new VR ARENA!Arcades and businesses that want to break into esport...

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Sony has teamed up with Lenovo to grant the PSVR design patent for Mirage Solo SONY HAS TEAMED UP WITH LENOVO TO GRANT THE PSVR DESIGN PATENT FOR MIRAGE SOLO

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Nov 01, 2018

Sony has signed a two-year agreement with Lenovo. This agreement will enable Lenovo to continue to use the PSVR design in its own VR device, the Mirage Solo. At first glance, you can see the similarity between the two devices. The most striking similarity in design is the "Cap Style", whic...

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Next Gen TV Offering Television Industry a Chance to Impede Piracy and Compete in OTT Era NEXT GEN TV OFFERING TELEVISION INDUSTRY A CHANCE TO IMPEDE PIRACY AND COMPETE IN OTT ERA

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Oct 31, 2018

Samsung, LG and Sony – the biggest TV manufacturers – have recently joined Fox, NBC and Telemundo Owned Stations Group and a growing list of leading broadcasters in voicing their commitment to ATSC 3.0, which powers Next Gen TV.With ATSC 3.0’s large-scale introduction now looking a...

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How You Can Explore Nefertari’s Tomb in Hyper-Realistic VR HOW YOU CAN EXPLORE NEFERTARI’S TOMB IN HYPER-REALISTIC VR

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Oct 31, 2018

Nefertari’s tomb is hailed as one of the finest in all of Egypt. And now visitors can explore it in exquisite detail without hopping on a transoceanic flight.Nefertari was known as the most beautiful of five wives of Ramses II, a pharaoh renowned for his colossal monuments. The tomb he built f...

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VeeR VR Horror Reaction: Night Night by Dark Corner on Oculus Go/Rift VEER VR HORROR REACTION: NIGHT NIGHT BY DARK CORNER ON OCULUS GO/RIFT

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Oct 29, 2018

NIGHT NIGHT along with MULE, and CATATONIC directed by GUY SHELMERDINE from DARK CORNER are available now on VeeR VR's Top Paid with Oculus and Gear VR!

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How Virtual Reality is Revolutionizing the Gaming Industry HOW VIRTUAL REALITY IS REVOLUTIONIZING THE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Oct 29, 2018

Virtual reality has undoubtedly risen beyond expectations in recent years. While the concept has been a constant in sci-fi and developers have struggled for years with bringing the technology into the real world, it hasn’t been long since they reached a breakthrough that has allowed VR to beco...

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A look at the structural shift in media and entertainment industry A LOOK AT THE STRUCTURAL SHIFT IN MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Oct 29, 2018

The media and entertainment industry in India saw a major structural shift in FY18. Companies have started realising the importance of the convergence of technology and media & telecom in engaging customers and generating revenue. A snapshot of the industry and what to expect.

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Analyst Takes Another Look at Discovery’s Hulu Deal ANALYST TAKES ANOTHER LOOK AT DISCOVERY’S HULU DEAL

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Oct 26, 2018

Analyst Todd Juenger of Sanford C. Bernstein has been taking another look at the deal Discovery touted that put more of its networks on Hulu’s live streaming service.Earlier this year Discovery acquired Scripps Networks Interactive, which had Food Network, HGTV and Travel Channel on the Hulu L...

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Halloween update for PUBG MOBILE game features holiday-themed content HALLOWEEN UPDATE FOR PUBG MOBILE GAME FEATURES HOLIDAY-THEMED CONTENT

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Oct 26, 2018

Players afraid of the dark are in for a treat, and a few tricks, with PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile (PUBG MOBILE) newest content update, available now on the App Store and Google Play. The 0.9.0 update delivers both tricks and treats to the more than 20 million daily active PUBG MOBILE ...

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Simulating Dynamic Soundscapes at Facebook Reality Labs SIMULATING DYNAMIC SOUNDSCAPES AT FACEBOOK REALITY LABS

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Oct 25, 2018

They say that seeing is believing, but at OC5, Oculus Chief Scientist Michael Abrash made the case that accurate sound rendering plays a critical role in creating believable VR experiences and a key part of sound rendering is simulation of the environment and its acoustics. In their Oculus Connect t...

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Vox Machinae: VR Mech Combat Gameplay VOX MACHINAE: VR MECH COMBAT GAMEPLAY

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Oct 24, 2018

The long-awaited Vox Machinae is almost here, as developing studio Space Bullet Dynamics Corporation recently announced that the multiplayer mech battle game is finally heading into Early Access soon, supporting traditional monitors, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and Windows VR headsets starting in early fa...

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Sony Xperia XZ3, XZ2 Premium, and LG G7 One get Netflix HDR support SONY XPERIA XZ3, XZ2 PREMIUM, AND LG G7 ONE GET NETFLIX HDR SUPPORT

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Oct 23, 2018

Android devices started receiving support for Netflix HDR back in 2017. Since then, we’ve seen several devices join the ranks. Support has arrived for the Galaxy Note 9, LG G7 ThinQ, Huawei P20, Huawei Mate 10, Razer Phone, and Sony Xperia XZ2, to name a few. The Sony Xperia XZ3, Xperia XZ2 Pr...

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Google Play Movies will be upgraded to 4K for free GOOGLE PLAY MOVIES WILL BE UPGRADED TO 4K FOR FREE

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Oct 23, 2018

Technology is always improving, That’s generally a good thing, but it doesn’t come without hiccups. It can be annoying when your old stuff becomes outdated. The beauty of digital goods is they can be updated without being replaced. Google will be upgrading Google Play Movies & TV con...

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How Disney will force Netflix to change streaming HOW DISNEY WILL FORCE NETFLIX TO CHANGE STREAMING

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Oct 22, 2018

By late 2019, Disney has promised to launch its own online streaming service, further complicating the options for viewers who just want to watch their favorite films and TV online. The competition between streaming services has been great for consumers, so far. Outlets like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Pr...

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Samsung HMD Odyssey+: Full Feature Tour SAMSUNG HMD ODYSSEY+: FULL FEATURE TOUR

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Oct 22, 2018

A mind-bending escape into the future. Play interdimensional games distraction-free with the new HMD Odyssey +, where Mixed Reality meets the extreme. Featuring Dual AMOLED displays with Anti-Screen Door Effect, premium built-in AKG headphones, and a wide 110-degree field of view.

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Why Voice Search Could be a Game Changer for OTT WHY VOICE SEARCH COULD BE A GAME CHANGER FOR OTT

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Oct 17, 2018

Much has been made of the ability of voice search to disrupt Google's dominance in the search world (though obviously Google is one of the early leaders in the voice search space too), but it could have a particularly interesting impact for over-the-top (OTT) apps says Kevin McGurn, CSO at Vevo....

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Google Home, Welcome to the SHIELD Family GOOGLE HOME, WELCOME TO THE SHIELD FAMILY

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Oct 17, 2018

Google Home devices can now control your SHIELD TV from anywhere in your home as long as they’re on the same network. Giving your modern, connected living room all the convenience and efficiency you can imagine with the help of the Google Assistant.We continuously enhance your experience with ...

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Fox Digital Media Archive & Fox Media Services: Leveraging Innovation in AWS to Capitalize on an Evolving Media Landscape FOX DIGITAL MEDIA ARCHIVE & FOX MEDIA SERVICES: LEVERAGING INNOVATION IN AWS TO CAPITALIZE ON AN EVOLVING MEDIA LANDSCAPE

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Oct 17, 2018

At 83 years, 20th Century Fox is one of the oldest movie and television studios.  With those 83 years comes a long history of leading and participating in Media and Entertainment innovations and standards to continue to drive the industry forward as well as a healthy archive of valuable content...

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Walmart Plays More Catch-Up with Vudu, Mulling Amazon Channels-Like Distribution WALMART PLAYS MORE CATCH-UP WITH VUDU, MULLING AMAZON CHANNELS-LIKE DISTRIBUTION

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Oct 16, 2018

After largely neglecting its digital movie and TV transactional platform, Vudu, since acquiring it 2010, Walmart is trying to make up ground and become a relevant playing in video streaming.According to reports in AdAge and Bloomberg, Walmart is in discussion with HBO, Showtime, Starz and operators ...

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Music in VR Empowers the Brain and Body to Push Past Fatigue MUSIC IN VR EMPOWERS THE BRAIN AND BODY TO PUSH PAST FATIGUE

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Oct 16, 2018

Whether we’re listening to a rock song, a catchy pop or country tune, a rap or EDM banger, music is a driving force behind workouts. Runners make playlists, cycling studios, gyms, and even athletes play music as they’re training to energize them; and for good reason.When we listen to mus...

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Why Fortnite Is Better On PS4 Than Xbox One Now WHY FORTNITE IS BETTER ON PS4 THAN XBOX ONE NOW

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Oct 15, 2018

Fortnite has dominated the gaming scene for quite some time now, being one of the biggest gaming phenomenons ever. The game is available on multiple platforms, but console gamers have the toughest decision to make when deciding which one to play it on. While the Switch version will get the job done ...

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How Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality App Development are Redefining Businesses HOW AUGMENTED REALITY & VIRTUAL REALITY APP DEVELOPMENT ARE REDEFINING BUSINESSES

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Oct 15, 2018

Companies are looking to set their brand apart from stiff competition with key technological differentiators and emerging technologies. Several industries such as retail, healthcare and entertainment are heavily relying on Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) as ways to create affinity to...

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Synchronizing VR Headsets for a VR cinema SYNCHRONIZING VR HEADSETS FOR A VR CINEMA

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Oct 14, 2018

VR Cinemas are great way to enjoy virtual reality in a group setting. It really creates a communal feeling, a more social VR experience. Making sure everything goes smoothly can be a challenge. Especially getting all VR headsets synchronized to play the same content at the same time is difficult. In...

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5G to Drive $1.3 Trillion in New Revenues in Media and Entertainment Industry by 2028, says Intel 5G TO DRIVE $1.3 TRILLION IN NEW REVENUES IN MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY BY 2028, SAYS INTEL

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Oct 12, 2018

Over the next decade (2019-2028) media and entertainment companies will be competing to win a share of a near $3 trillion cumulative wireless revenue opportunity, according to the newly released report commissioned by Intel and conducted by Ovum.Experiences enabled by 5G networks will account for ne...

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Huawei New-Generation 4K/8K-Oriented Media Fabric Solution White Paper HUAWEI NEW-GENERATION 4K/8K-ORIENTED MEDIA FABRIC SOLUTION WHITE PAPER

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Oct 11, 2018

The content production process in a TV station consists of three parts. The front end receives camera input signals, external signals, and local ingesting programs. The video is transmitted through the SDI switching matrix of the studio, OB van, master control, and recording domain. The back end imp...

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5G Economics of Entertainment Report 5G ECONOMICS OF ENTERTAINMENT REPORT

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Oct 11, 2018

The media and entertainment industry is often cited as facing the most threat of disruption by new entrants and developments in technology. The “Netflix Effect” changed the game of traditional media and entertainment. It has ushered in the golden age of television with a proliferation of...

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Oculus Home 2.0 And Dash Exit Beta, Now Rolling Out To All Rift Owners OCULUS HOME 2.0 AND DASH EXIT BETA, NOW ROLLING OUT TO ALL RIFT OWNERS

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Oct 11, 2018

When the Oculus Rift launched back in mid-2016, its system software and store were criticized for the relative lack of features compared to other platforms and stores (such as Steam). In fact, the software couldn’t even be installed to any hard drive other than the system drive (nor could VR g...

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Oculus Go Gets Replacement Facial Interface With VR Cover OCULUS GO GETS REPLACEMENT FACIAL INTERFACE WITH VR COVER

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Oct 11, 2018

VR Cover offers custom facial interfaces for popular VR headsets such as the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Samsung Gear VR, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets. They are designed to be more comfortable and customizable than the standard foam included with a VR headset, for users who spend long sessions in V...

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The Best Nintendo Entertainment System NES Classic Edition Accessories THE BEST NINTENDO ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM NES CLASSIC EDITION ACCESSORIES

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Oct 10, 2018

So you have the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Classic. You know, that cute mini version of the original classic console? Yeah, it's definitely adorable and comes packed with 30 great games, but what about accessories? Don't worry, we've got you covered! These are the best accessori...

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VR Gaming And The Technology’s Impact On The World VR GAMING AND THE TECHNOLOGY’S IMPACT ON THE WORLD

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Oct 10, 2018

It used to be that virtual reality (VR) was the stuff of science fiction. Now, as technology continues to rapidly advance, things we used to only see in Star Trek episodes are available for sale. This is especially exciting for the video game industry.The gaming world has kept pace with new developm...

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What Makes the Sports Industry Lose Sleep WHAT MAKES THE SPORTS INDUSTRY LOSE SLEEP

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Oct 09, 2018

A recent study from PwC showed that what keeps the sports industry up at night is the shift in consumer behavior of younger generations and the access to alternative entertainment formats (online movies, series, and gaming). With the likes of Netflix investing USD 8 billion in 2018 in original conte...

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Someone Is Making A Portal Clone In VR With A Level Editor SOMEONE IS MAKING A PORTAL CLONE IN VR WITH A LEVEL EDITOR

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Oct 09, 2018

The fact that Valve hasn’t created official VR ports of Portal and Portal 2 is one of the greatest travesties of modern virtual reality technology. If any existing IP would be a perfect fit, it would be Portal. There is a Portal 2 mod called Portal Stories: VR that does a decent job of replica...

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What Will It Take For Location-Based VR To Succeed? WHAT WILL IT TAKE FOR LOCATION-BASED VR TO SUCCEED?

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Oct 09, 2018

With home-based systems getting better and cheaper, can VR arcades and attractions bring in repeat visitors and turn a profit? We talked to some key players about what it takes to be successful in that space.Many who rushed to jump on the VR bandwagon and invested heavily in opening VR arcades with ...

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The Future of Location-Based Virtual Reality THE FUTURE OF LOCATION-BASED VIRTUAL REALITY

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Oct 09, 2018

With home-based systems getting better and cheaper every day, can VR Arcades keep the punters interested and turn a profit? We talk to some key players about what it takes to be successful in that space.Teething problems are to be expected in any pioneering new industry, and many who have rushed to ...

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Exploring the Titanic in Virtual Reality EXPLORING THE TITANIC IN VIRTUAL REALITY

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Oct 08, 2018

The golden rule for creating compelling VR content is that you should allow people to experience something that would be either impossible or too dangerous, expensive and/or difficult to do in real life. And by offering up the double-whammy of traveling back to 1912 to watch the RMS Titanic sinking ...

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Next-gen VR Headsets Might Not Launch for a Long Time NEXT-GEN VR HEADSETS MIGHT NOT LAUNCH FOR A LONG TIME

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Oct 06, 2018

While the VR industry has been expanding recently, the standalone headsets it's producing aren’t quite cutting it for us PC gamers. We need headsets that can take advantage of our shiny new graphics cards and high core-count CPUs, but, unfortunately, there are no new headsets in sight that...

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INFOGRAPHIC: HBBTV OPAPP VS ANDROID TV OPERATOR TIER INFOGRAPHIC: HBBTV OPAPP VS ANDROID TV OPERATOR TIER

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Oct 05, 2018

HbbTV OpApps and Android TV Operator Tier are two cutting-edge technologies available for TV Operators to deploy interactive broadband-based services. Which one to choose depends on a variety of aspects, therefore we have made a head-to-head comparison between them.Download the free infographic and ...

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HTC VIVE PRO Wireless Adapter First Impression HTC VIVE PRO WIRELESS ADAPTER FIRST IMPRESSION

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Oct 05, 2018

The Vive Wireless Adapter, a first-party wireless add-on for the Vive and Vive Pro, is finally here after its initial announcement way back in January. Priced at $300, the Vive Wireless Adapter is now available starting today.The Vive Wireless Adapter is built on Intel’s 60GHz WiGig technology...

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The history of AR and VR, and what the future holds THE HISTORY OF AR AND VR, AND WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS

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Oct 04, 2018

The origin of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) came way back in 1838, when Charles Wheatstone invented the stereoscope. This technology used an image for each eye to create a 3D image for the viewer.Here's the full history of AR and VR and what the future holds for these technolog...

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The History of AR and VR [Infographic] THE HISTORY OF AR AND VR [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Oct 04, 2018

By 2020, one third of global consumers are expected to be using VR. Thanks to the media hype and the 250+ VR device options available on Amazon right now, this shouldn’t come as a s surprise. But the development of this tech has a history and its modern use is a long time coming.The mid-20th c...

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Why Extra Haptics Are A Thrilling Prospect For VR Fitness WHY EXTRA HAPTICS ARE A THRILLING PROSPECT FOR VR FITNESS

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Oct 04, 2018

With a swing of your arm, you drive the side of your mace into Alduin’s jaw and render his menacing dragon body lifeless. In your hands, the haptics in your controllers recoil and buzz. But in the game, your scaly trophy is bursting into a wave of light that knocks you backward.Normally, you w...

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With Google lurking, gaming has never been more critical to Microsoft WITH GOOGLE LURKING, GAMING HAS NEVER BEEN MORE CRITICAL TO MICROSOFT

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Oct 04, 2018

Google has been chipping away at Microsoft's software empire for many years now, with Android in particular exploding as a software ecosystem to rival Windows itself. Android handsets armed with Google Play are a dominating force on mobile devices, while Microsoft's efforts in the space fell...

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Chime in: Have you tried gaming on Surface Go? CHIME IN: HAVE YOU TRIED GAMING ON SURFACE GO?

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Oct 03, 2018

Microsoft's Surface Go isn't designed for gaming, sporting light specs aimed at basic computing, but thanks to the legacy of software across Windows, many older games can and do work quite well. A discussion in our forums is tackling this exact topic right now, have you tried gaming on the G...

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Creed Rise To Glory HTC Vive Pro & Vive Wireless Adapter Gameplay CREED RISE TO GLORY HTC VIVE PRO & VIVE WIRELESS ADAPTER GAMEPLAY

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Oct 03, 2018

I put on my boxing gloves and check out Creed Rise To Glory on the HTC Vive Pro using the Vive Wireless Adapter in this Creed gameplay video. Creed Rise To Glory is the latest virtual reality title from studio Survios. 

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Pipeline Management and Forecasting Are Key to Improving the Sales Experience PIPELINE MANAGEMENT AND FORECASTING ARE KEY TO IMPROVING THE SALES EXPERIENCE

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Oct 03, 2018

Let’s explore some of the current processes around pipeline management and forecasting and how they can be improved.

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Change the sales rep experience, improve the customer experience CHANGE THE SALES REP EXPERIENCE, IMPROVE THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

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Oct 03, 2018

The first CRM launch truly changed the way sales were managed. We went from tracking customers on spreadsheets (and even in rolodexes) to tracking them and their attendant opportunities with software. It wasn’t long before reps started to feel the purpose of a CRM was more about preserving the...

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Driving Sales Behavior With Non-Cash Rewards DRIVING SALES BEHAVIOR WITH NON-CASH REWARDS

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Oct 03, 2018

In the end, you need to be rewarding your sales reps with more than just money if you want to keep them motivated and if you want your sales compensation plan to deliver on its promises.

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How It Feels Playing The AR Game HOW IT FEELS PLAYING THE AR GAME

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Oct 02, 2018

Indeed the Same Quote applies to the AR games, as well.  Recent developments in mobile augmented reality (AR) games have been remarkable with prospecting millions of users/Gamers in near future. I am sure if you have paid heed to the Gaming Industry in recent years you must be aware of augmente...

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Microsoft Surface Headphones hands-on: noise-cancelling and Cortana MICROSOFT SURFACE HEADPHONES HANDS-ON: NOISE-CANCELLING AND CORTANA

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Oct 02, 2018

Microsoft revealed their new wearable device, the Surface Headphones. The premium over-the-ear headphones feature adjustable noise cancellation, giving users precise control over how much outside noise to let in. The headphones also support “Hey Cortana” for voice commands and automatica...

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Why Today Is an Exciting Moment for Gamers and Important Catalyst for Ray-Traced Games WHY TODAY IS AN EXCITING MOMENT FOR GAMERS AND IMPORTANT CATALYST FOR RAY-TRACED GAMES

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Oct 02, 2018

The gaming industry witnessed a seismic shift in computer graphics in August with the launch of NVIDIA’s GeForce RTX 20-series GPUs. For the first time, developers and consumers worldwide have access to hardware fast enough to do real-time ray tracing.Another milestone hit today with the relea...

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What B2B marketers can learn from Netflix WHAT B2B MARKETERS CAN LEARN FROM NETFLIX

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Sep 30, 2018

Netflix is in the attention business getting it and holding on to it and no one does it better. Here are a few things B2B marketers need to know about nurturing in the Netflix era.Netflix encourages bingeing with auto-play. The autoplay blocker gathers periodic signals to tell if you’re still ...

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The Best VR Games & Experiences From Oculus Connect 5 2018 THE BEST VR GAMES & EXPERIENCES FROM OCULUS CONNECT 5 2018

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Sep 30, 2018

Here are the best VR games and experiences from Oculus Connect 5 2018. I put together a roundup of all the virtual reality content I tried at the show including the best Oculus Quest games, the best Oculus Rift games.To enter the draw to win the Oculus gift card, you must live in the US, be subscrib...

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Building a Platform for Success in the OTT Video Market BUILDING A PLATFORM FOR SUCCESS IN THE OTT VIDEO MARKET

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Sep 28, 2018

In media, content is your differentiator, and the #1 reason curious viewers become committed customers. So it makes sense that content innovation should be top priority.With your OTT video workflow in the cloud, content will be your top priority – and you need neither cloud nor broadcast engin...

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HTC Esports supports Virtual Athletics League’s new global VR esports league HTC ESPORTS SUPPORTS VIRTUAL ATHLETICS LEAGUE’S NEW GLOBAL VR ESPORTS LEAGUE

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Sep 28, 2018

In a significant step for VR esports, a new global arcade league is forming. Co-hosted by Virtual Athletics League (VAL), arcade management platform SpingboardVR and mixed reality streaming software LIV, the pilot season is getting a major boost from corporate sponsors HP, Inc and HTC esports. This ...

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How to open a Matterport VR Space HOW TO OPEN A MATTERPORT VR SPACE

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Sep 27, 2018

To quickly move around the VR Space, you can also hover over the blue circle and then tap the physical button on the side of the VR headset instead of waiting.

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Oculus Lipsync SDK: Audio to Facial Animation OCULUS LIPSYNC SDK: AUDIO TO FACIAL ANIMATION

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Sep 27, 2018

Oculus Lipsync SDK delivers accurate real-time facial animation from audio. This technology is supported across multiple platforms and animates faces across many different languages. We will show you how easy it is to integrate Lipsync into your projects, share our future plans, and discuss recently...

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VR Mech Mayhem: How ‘Vox Machinae’ Went from Dev Kit Demo to the Latest Rift Release VR MECH MAYHEM: HOW ‘VOX MACHINAE’ WENT FROM DEV KIT DEMO TO THE LATEST RIFT RELEASE

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Sep 26, 2018

Jump in your Grinder and grab a friend—Vox Machinae is opening up its dinosaur-scale brand of mech warfare to all Rift gamers. Die-hard VR gamers have been waiting on this one since the dev kit days, and since the PAX East preview, fans of the Space Bullet-produced game have been thinking thro...

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Oculus Quest Is Facebook OCULUS QUEST IS FACEBOOK'S ALL-IN-ONE VR HEADSET

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Sep 26, 2018

Oculus Quest is the big leap forward from Facebook in the VR space.Facebook today announced the Oculus Quest, an all-in-one virtual reality headset. It features a “Rift-quality experience” without the need to connect to a PC. The Quest headset is a wireless VR experience. It'll ship ...

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Think VR is dying? It’s just getting started THINK VR IS DYING? IT’S JUST GETTING STARTED

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Sep 26, 2018

Four Things You Should Know About the Analyst ForecastsThat’s not to say analyst VR forecasts don’t have valuable information they most certainly do. But we thought it would be helpful to look more closely and critically about how they came to their conclusions.The start of “consum...

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Netflix’s Production Technology = Voltron NETFLIX’S PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY = VOLTRON

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Sep 26, 2018

Change management is hard. In everyday production, there are numerous factors working against embracing change. Limited preparation time, whole new show whole new crew, innumerable planning variables, and the challenge of driving an operational plan based on creative instincts. These are problems th...

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Introducing Oculus Quest, Our First 6DOF All-in-One VR System, Launching Spring 2019 INTRODUCING OCULUS QUEST, OUR FIRST 6DOF ALL-IN-ONE VR SYSTEM, LAUNCHING SPRING 2019

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Sep 26, 2018

We’re excited to usher in the next era of VR gaming with the introduction of Oculus Quest, our first all-in-one VR gaming system. Oculus Quest will launch in Spring 2019 for $399 USD. Offering six degrees of freedom and Touch controllers, Oculus Quest makes it easy to jump right into the actio...

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A New Era for VR Gaming and Entertainment: OC5 Day 1 Recap A NEW ERA FOR VR GAMING AND ENTERTAINMENT: OC5 DAY 1 RECAP

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Sep 26, 2018

More than 3,000 people gathered in San Jose, California, for our fifth annual Oculus Connect, where we announced breakthrough hardware, software, and content innovations that will define the next era of VR.On Day 1 of OC5, we revealed Oculus Quest (our first all-in-one VR system designed for gaming)...

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Playing with the Future: Mixed Reality and Arena-Scale Gaming at OC5 PLAYING WITH THE FUTURE: MIXED REALITY AND ARENA-SCALE GAMING AT OC5

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Sep 26, 2018

At OC5, attendees got to try out prototype technologies arena-scale tracking, mixed reality (MR), and co-locationunder development at Oculus with the new Dead and Buried Arena demo.Players teamed up with five others to participate in a shared game environment through co-location, where players enjoy...

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Sony’s Yoshida: PSVR Titles With ‘Deeper Gaming’ Will Increase Going Forward SONY’S YOSHIDA: PSVR TITLES WITH ‘DEEPER GAMING’ WILL INCREASE GOING FORWARD

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Sep 25, 2018

PlayStation figurehead Shuhei Yoshida says to expect more full games for the company’s PSVR headset going forward.In an interview with the Japanese PlayStation Blog for last week’s Tokyo Game Show (roughly translated via Google), Sony’s Head of Worldwide Studios explained that many...

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VR Game Releases For September 2018 VR GAME RELEASES FOR SEPTEMBER 2018

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Sep 25, 2018

Every month we aim to round up each and every VR game release for you in one single place this is September’s list. Don’t worry we’ll continue highlighting the best ones at the end of each week too.August was a huge month for VR. Between Firewall Zero Hour, Electronauts, Torn, and ...

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Roku announces Premiere two new devices that offer 4K HDR video streaming that start at $ 39.99. ROKU ANNOUNCES PREMIERE TWO NEW DEVICES THAT OFFER 4K HDR VIDEO STREAMING THAT START AT $ 39.99.

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Sep 24, 2018

Roku today announces Premiere and Premiere +, two new devices that offer 4K HDR video streaming at prices starting at $ 39.99. The latter will be sold exclusively at Walmart and will include a remote control with voice search capabilities that is more convenient than the IR remote control included w...

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TV OS War: Are Apple, Microsoft & Google really interested? TV OS WAR: ARE APPLE, MICROSOFT & GOOGLE REALLY INTERESTED?

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Sep 24, 2018

The world is getting smarter. Holding an iPhone X can be a status symbol, but if you don’t have a smart TV in your living room, then an Apple flagship can hardly defend you against the troll.The global smart TV market has grown humongous in recent years and is currently valued at $135.51 billi...

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Hands-on: StarVR One is the Most Complete Ultra-wide VR Headset to Date HANDS-ON: STARVR ONE IS THE MOST COMPLETE ULTRA-WIDE VR HEADSET TO DATE

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Sep 24, 2018

When it comes to VR headsets aiming for ultra-wide fields of view, three devices dominate the discussion: Pimax “8K”, VRgineers XTAL, and StarVR One. Having recently had the opportunity to get a thorough hands-on with each, the one that stands out currently as the most complete and marke...

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The (Older Than You Think) History Of Augmented And Virtual Reality THE (OLDER THAN YOU THINK) HISTORY OF AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY

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Sep 22, 2018

Though the excitement surrounding virtual and augmented reality capabilities have earned extreme media attention in recent years, the reasons and tech behind the hype are anything but new. Since the 18th century, scientists have been working towards creating true virtual spaces and experiences on al...

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Why VR eSports Games are Great for Lone Wolves (Introverts/Ambiverts) WHY VR ESPORTS GAMES ARE GREAT FOR LONE WOLVES (INTROVERTS/AMBIVERTS)

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Sep 22, 2018

If you’re a competitive VR eSports player on a team, you already know that Virtual Reality is amazing for fitness and builds confidence. You live it, breathe it, practice with a team awesome. For the rest of us who are an introvert or ambivert, a beginner at VR or gaming, lack confidence, or a...

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Surface Go and eGPUs, the state of AR and VR, and more SURFACE GO AND EGPUS, THE STATE OF AR AND VR, AND MORE

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Sep 21, 2018

In this video you will see ,Would it be possible to connect an external GPU to the Surface Go trough the USB C connector? Arnaud van der Gaag,Is AR/VR already becoming an after thought in the tech world, and for consumers?Will MS ever merge it's multiple To-Do Apps?  

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Feel Three Virtual Reality Motion Simulator Hands On FEEL THREE VIRTUAL REALITY MOTION SIMULATOR HANDS ON

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Sep 20, 2018

Recently travelled to London to get hands on with the Feel Three Virtual Reality Motion Simulator. Mark Towner, the developer of the Feel Three Simulator gave me a demo playing Project Cars on the HTC Vive and talked about the simulators development.

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Elon Musk Wants to Livestream SpaceX Moon Mission in “high def VR” ELON MUSK WANTS TO LIVESTREAM SPACEX MOON MISSION IN “HIGH DEF VR”

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Sep 19, 2018

SpaceX, the aerospace manufacturer and space transport company founded by tech billionaire Elon Musk, ultimately has its sights set on colonizing Mars, although the company’s next big step on the way there is taking tourists to the moon. And you might be able to go too, provided you have a VR ...

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Gaming gets a new home on YouTube GAMING GETS A NEW HOME ON YOUTUBE

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Sep 18, 2018

YouTube is where the world watches gaming. More than 200 million of you come to YouTube every single day to watch gaming videos and streams. That’s like the entire country of Brazil heading to YouTube daily. And that’s because of you, the community of gamers and creators who have turned ...

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Pimax “8K” Pre-production Previews Emerge from Select Backers PIMAX “8K” PRE-PRODUCTION PREVIEWS EMERGE FROM SELECT BACKERS

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Sep 18, 2018

As part of the company’s ongoing development of the Pimax “8K” headset, a select group of Kickstarter backers recieved pre-production units to aid in testing and feedback ahead of production. Today those backers are allowed to talk publicly about their time with the latest ‘M...

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Announcing new AI and mixed reality business applications for Microsoft Dynamics ANNOUNCING NEW AI AND MIXED REALITY BUSINESS APPLICATIONS FOR MICROSOFT DYNAMICS

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Sep 18, 2018

Today, I had the opportunity to speak to press and analysts in San Francisco about our vision for business applications at Microsoft. In addition, I had the privilege to make two very important announcements: the upcoming availability of new Dynamics 365 AI applications, and our very first mixed rea...

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Oculus Connect VR Livestream Coming to Gear VR and Go, But Rifters Get Left Out OCULUS CONNECT VR LIVESTREAM COMING TO GEAR VR AND GO, BUT RIFTERS GET LEFT OUT

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Sep 18, 2018

Oculus today announced it will offer an immersive livestream during the company’s annual Oculus Connect developer conference, including coverage of the opening keynote and several VR esports championships hosted during the event. Owners of the Oculus Go or Gear VR headsets can join the immersi...

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Jurassic World VR Is Dave & Buster’s Biggest Launch Ever JURASSIC WORLD VR IS DAVE & BUSTER’S BIGGEST LAUNCH EVER

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Sep 17, 2018

The location-based Jurassic World VR Expedition appears to have been a hit for arcade chain Dave & Buster’s.The installation, which is featured at over 100 locations worldwide, is now the biggest game launch in the company’s history according to CEO Brian Jenkins, as reported by Vari...

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Streaming Video Experimentation at Netflix:  Visualizing Practical and Statistical Significance STREAMING VIDEO EXPERIMENTATION AT NETFLIX: VISUALIZING PRACTICAL AND STATISTICAL SIGNIFICANCE

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Sep 17, 2018

Streaming video experimentation at Netflix seeks to optimize the Quality of Experience (QoE for short) of the videos we stream to our 130 million members around the world. To measure QoE, we look at a wide variety of metrics for each playback session, including play delay; the rates of rebuffers (pl...

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Digital evolution in the Media and Entertainment industry DIGITAL EVOLUTION IN THE MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Sep 17, 2018

Digital content for the Global Media and Entertainment (M&E) industry has arguably become one of the most lucrative market sectors the economy has to offer as the digital revolution has lead to a multi-trillion dollar potential powerhouse. Volatility is high in the industry as consistent technol...

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Community Download: How Important Do You Think Resolution Is For VR Headsets? COMMUNITY DOWNLOAD: HOW IMPORTANT DO YOU THINK RESOLUTION IS FOR VR HEADSETS?

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Sep 17, 2018

Let’s get this out of the way first: resolution is incredibly important for VR headsets. Like, really important. The screen door effect is extremely distracting and if visuals aren’t crisp in a VR experience then it can immediately take you out of the immersion.With the Vive Pro on the m...

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How Intel Could be Nvidia HOW INTEL COULD BE NVIDIA'S BIGGEST GRAPHICS CARD RIVAL IN 2020

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Sep 15, 2018

Intel is set to launch its new discrete gaming graphics cards in 2020, but how can it compete with AMD and Nvidia's historical dominance of the market.

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Increase Viewer Loyalty: Best Practices for Ensuring a Quality OTT Experience INCREASE VIEWER LOYALTY: BEST PRACTICES FOR ENSURING A QUALITY OTT EXPERIENCE

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Sep 14, 2018

The media industry is evolving. As consumers increasingly turn to digital channels for entertainment and information, new opportunities are emerging and there is no place for low-quality video in any streaming business model. Workflow challenges can often cause the No. 1 user management pain point: ...

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How to Set Up Your Room for Virtual Reality [infographic] HOW TO SET UP YOUR ROOM FOR VIRTUAL REALITY [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Sep 14, 2018

The Virtual Reality gaming revolution has arrived, and chances are you'll be caught up in it soon - but like all new technology, it pays to get yourself prepared.Follow these tips to get yourself ready for the hottest technology there is, as Palmer Lucky (founder of Oculus VR) said, "Why sh...

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Announcing the Netflix Post Technology Alliance ANNOUNCING THE NETFLIX POST TECHNOLOGY ALLIANCE

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Sep 14, 2018

You’re working on the next great show or film that will deliver to Netflix. You know Netflix has a high quality bar for its content and you want the delivery to go smoothly. Do you know if the tools you have invested in can deliver to that quality? Will they connect to the sophisticated system...

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Intel and Ziva Dynamics: Powering the Animation Revolution INTEL AND ZIVA DYNAMICS: POWERING THE ANIMATION REVOLUTION

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Sep 13, 2018

Legendary Pictures’ Pacific Rim: Uprising* is a sci-fi action thriller in which giant robots battle giant space creatures, called Kaiju, amidst a sea of destruction. As the much-vaunted sequel to Pacific Rim, this action-packed film was released to wide admiration for its special effects. Crea...

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How MagLev Speeds Autonomous Vehicles to Superhuman Levels of Safety HOW MAGLEV SPEEDS AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES TO SUPERHUMAN LEVELS OF SAFETY

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Sep 13, 2018

Most of us don’t think about it when we take the wheel, but the sheer variety of conditions and events we face on our daily drive is staggering.To help manufacturers build self-driving cars able to handle these, NVIDIA announced on Thursday at the Facebook @Scale Conference, in San Jose, Calif...

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Introducing NVIDIA DRIVE AGX DevKit: Open, Scalable Platform for Autonomous Driving INTRODUCING NVIDIA DRIVE AGX DEVKIT: OPEN, SCALABLE PLATFORM FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVING

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Sep 12, 2018

At GTC Japan, in the heart of the robotics revolution, we introduced today the NVIDIA DRIVE AGX Xavier Developer Kit, a platform for building autonomous driving systems.This open, scalable software and hardware solution enables companies to seamlessly develop and test customized autonomous driving t...

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Live 4K HDR with Globosat LIVE 4K HDR WITH GLOBOSAT

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Sep 11, 2018

Globosat, one of Latin America’s biggest pay TV players and Brazil’s leading multichannel broadcaster and content provider, took on the challenge of supporting a special joint venture with Samsung as the centerpiece of their soccer tournament coverage. In conjunction with their free-to-a...

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Media & Entertainment Is Nearing MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT IS NEARING 'THE END OF DIGITAL'S BEGINNING' | COGNIZANT

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Sep 10, 2018

The path to digital leadership rests on coupling talent to a strategic vision. Digital leaders exhibit a variety of common behavior, such a building a culture of innovation, instilling a customer-focused vision, rewarding intrapreneurship, and defining leadership roles. Although it is important to s...

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Signed, SHIELD, Delivered: Our Streaming Media Player Gets Its 20th Upgrade SIGNED, SHIELD, DELIVERED: OUR STREAMING MEDIA PLAYER GETS ITS 20TH UPGRADE

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Sep 10, 2018

Keeping our streaming media player and our customers on the cutting edge, we released Monday our 20th software upgrade for SHIELD TV, SHIELD Experience Software Upgrade 7.1.Since its launch in 2015, we’ve worked to make SHIELD the best media streamer. And we’ve tried to deliver on the re...

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This Magic Leap One Demo Offers a Peek into the Future of Multiplayer AR THIS MAGIC LEAP ONE DEMO OFFERS A PEEK INTO THE FUTURE OF MULTIPLAYER AR

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Sep 07, 2018

Magic Leap One, the company’s long-awaited AR headset, has been out for a month now. While we’ve been teased with some pretty interesting upcoming content for the platform, such as Weta GameShop’s shooter Dr. Grordbort’s Invaders and a newly announced mocap project with Andy ...

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The Forecast for Internet-Connected TV Devices THE FORECAST FOR INTERNET-CONNECTED TV DEVICES

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Sep 06, 2018

Internetvconnected TV devices are opening up a new world of onllne entertainment and information in US. homes Our analysts forecast 7% compound annual growth in interneteconnected TV devices in the US. through 2021, based on new and replacement purchases. Here's a closer look.At t...

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2013 to 2018 - TV Infographic FINAL 2013 TO 2018 - TV INFOGRAPHIC FINAL

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Sep 06, 2018

The TV business has been through more change in the past 5 years than most industries see in 50. What it means to “watch TV” has been fundamentally changed by a legion of new TV providers, entirely new behaviors like binge viewing, and the advent of “peak TV”. Strea...

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Bringing TV to Life VIII: Innovation. Applied Now BRINGING TV TO LIFE VIII: INNOVATION. APPLIED NOW

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Sep 06, 2018

In our eighth annual Bringing TV to Life report, we’re exploring the innovative approaches you’ll need along every step of this curve. We dive deep into five parts of your organization. And because the world of TV is inhabited by very different kinds of players, we break insight down for...

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DEPLOYMENT OF MULTIPLE WIRELESS HEADSETS IN LIMITED SPACE DEPLOYMENT OF MULTIPLE WIRELESS HEADSETS IN LIMITED SPACE

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Sep 06, 2018

Wireless headsets offer users freedom of movement and improved comfort. In addition to providing hands-free communication, wireless headsets enable users to roam around in the workplace, limited only by the headset radio signal range. Since wireless headsets utilize radio channels there may be situa...

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The best of Viveport Subscription for Oculus Rift THE BEST OF VIVEPORT SUBSCRIPTION FOR OCULUS RIFT

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Sep 04, 2018

If you want to get started with Viveport on Oculus Rift, read our blog on how to set things up. Then when you’re ready to play, experience the best value in VR by signing up for Viveport Subscription. With a free 14-day trial available, there’s nothing to lose. You could be playing 5 of ...

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Skyfront VR is Coming Out of Beta With a Bang SKYFRONT VR IS COMING OUT OF BETA WITH A BANG

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Sep 03, 2018

New maps, new modes and special abilities. This Multiplayer FPS VR game has already been popular in VR Arcades, but will be available on HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and Windows Mixed Reality this Fall. VRFocus find out more at Gamescom 2018.

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The Brand Opportunity for Cord-Cutting Audiences THE BRAND OPPORTUNITY FOR CORD-CUTTING AUDIENCES

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Aug 30, 2018

As consumers realize they no longer need to pay for cable TV, where they likely pay for channels they never watch, the cord-cutter club is growing. Cutting ties with cable giants and finding entertainment through platforms like Netflix, Roku or MLB.TV, customers are honing in on exactly what they wa...

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Vive Focus, Full Body Tracking in VR E-Sports Multplayer Exodus Burned VIVE FOCUS, FULL BODY TRACKING IN VR E-SPORTS MULTPLAYER EXODUS BURNED

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Aug 30, 2018

Have you ever seen full body motion tracking without optitrack? Or a large warehouse space fitted out with sensors to track players? Pillow's Willow VR studio and Vree showcase VR full body tracking with the Vive Focus at Gamescom. No warehouse, no trackers. Simply guerilla styling VR e-Sports a...

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NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV gets SHIELD Experience 7.1 with NVIDIA Share and 120Hz support NVIDIA SHIELD ANDROID TV GETS SHIELD EXPERIENCE 7.1 WITH NVIDIA SHARE AND 120HZ SUPPORT

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Aug 29, 2018

The NVIDIA Shield Android TV box is one of the best supported Android devices on the market. Launched in May of 2015, the company has been keeping it up to date with a pretty solid consistency. Android 8.0 Oreo arrived back in June with the SHIELD Experience 7.0 update, swiftly followed by a bugfix ...

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How to Set up your Home Network for the Best Gaming Performance HOW TO SET UP YOUR HOME NETWORK FOR THE BEST GAMING PERFORMANCE

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Aug 28, 2018

Digital gaming has evolved to an unprecedented scale and is still evolving. Playing against pre-programmed enemies are a thing of past. The latest trend – humans competing against humans. Players can even form teams, plan their attacks, coordinate their gameplay and take against the other set ...

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WHEN HOLLYWOOD MET VR THE RISING IMPACT OF VIRTUAL REALITY ON THE MOVIE INDUSTRY WHEN HOLLYWOOD MET VR THE RISING IMPACT OF VIRTUAL REALITY ON THE MOVIE INDUSTRY

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Aug 27, 2018

Over twenty-five years ago, Hollywood predicted the virtual reality revolution that we’re beginning to witness today. A recent wave of VR technology has already started to disrupt both the home cinema and movie theatre experience, while true evangelists predict a reinvigoration of Hollywood &n...

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At VMworld: NVIDIA vGPU with vMotion Delivers the Agile Data Center AT VMWORLD: NVIDIA VGPU WITH VMOTION DELIVERS THE AGILE DATA CENTER

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Aug 27, 2018

VMware and NVIDIA announced at VMworld 2018 today a technology preview of vSphere vMotion for NVIDIA GPUs with VMware vSphere 6.7 update 1, offering early access to select participants.vMotion’s live migration capability has been the most requested feature among customers since NVIDIA virtual ...

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 1080

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Aug 26, 2018

The continuous advancement of high performance and fully programmable NVIDIA® graphics processing units (GPUs) has led to tremendous improvements in both 3D graphics and GPU-accelerated computing. This constant evolution of the GPU makes possible the beautiful graphics that consumers enjoy in to...

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Sizzling Spend in Games Industry SIZZLING SPEND IN GAMES INDUSTRY

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Aug 24, 2018

August 2018 U.S. spending across video game hardware, software, accessories, and game cards grew 26% compared to a year ago, reaching $796 million for the month. Year-to-date spending across video game categories was up 17% compared to the same period a year ago, to $7.5 billion.

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What Netflix Can Teach Us About Font Psychology [Infographic] WHAT NETFLIX CAN TEACH US ABOUT FONT PSYCHOLOGY [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Aug 24, 2018

Whether you're in the music business or some other realm of the entertainment industry, the power of fonts cannot be overstated when it comes to marketing. Here we look some valuable lessons in font psychology learned from video streaming giant Netflix.Fonts are a big part of our lives. Every pi...

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Infographic: A guide to Instagram’s IGTV INFOGRAPHIC: A GUIDE TO INSTAGRAM’S IGTV

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Aug 23, 2018

Marketers and influencers alike are abuzz with the potential offered by Instagram’s long-form video platform, called IGTV.The content channel promises to offer new access for brand managers to reach consumers and for social media stars to entertain diverse followings. New content types will enable c...

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Scheduling Notebooks at Netflix SCHEDULING NOTEBOOKS AT NETFLIX

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Aug 23, 2018

At Netflix we’ve put substantial effort into adopting notebooks as an integrated development platform. The idea started as a discussion of what development and collaboration interfaces might look like in the future. It evolved into a strategic bet on notebooks, both as an interactive UI and as...

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Wireless VR is here! VIVE Wireless Adapter WIRELESS VR IS HERE! VIVE WIRELESS ADAPTER

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Aug 22, 2018

The adapter frees VR users from the tether back to their PC, while maintaining the performance requirements for premium VR on both the VIVE and VIVE Pro.Pre-order starts Sept. 5. For customers in the U.S., pre-orders will be available at Amazon, Best Buy, Microsoft, NewEgg and Vive.com

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GeForce RTX: A Beast for Today’s Games — and Tomorrow’s GEFORCE RTX: A BEAST FOR TODAY’S GAMES — AND TOMORROW’S

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Aug 22, 2018

Our GeForce RTX series GPUs  the first gaming GPUs based on our new NVIDIA Turing architecture fuse next-generation shaders, real-time ray tracing, and all-new AI capabilities. Game developers are buzzing.But right out of the box it gives you a huge performance upgrade for games you’re pl...

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The Science & Importance of Ray Tracing in Games THE SCIENCE & IMPORTANCE OF RAY TRACING IN GAMES

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Aug 22, 2018

After all the big RTX announcements, Julian got to sit down with the one and only Tom "Tap" Peterson to discuss NVIDIA's history with Ray Tracing technology and its importance in games moving forward.

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From transmission to attrition? How telcos and OTTs are disrupting the traditional broadcast industry FROM TRANSMISSION TO ATTRITION? HOW TELCOS AND OTTS ARE DISRUPTING THE TRADITIONAL BROADCAST INDUSTRY

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Aug 21, 2018

In recent years, we’ve seen a huge shift toward video being distributed and accessed via the internet and as more viewers turn to the internet to watch video and TV shows, this trend appears to be unstoppable.This is putting significant pressure on traditional players, who are not only facing ...

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PlayerUnknown PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) XBOX CONTROLLER DEBUTS WITH TRIGGER GRIPS IN TOW

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Aug 21, 2018

One of the biggest bits of news to come out of Microsoft's Gamescom 2018 broadcast is that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is coming out of Game Preview in September, but Microsoft had another surprise in store for fans of the battle royale title as well. The latest entry in Microsoft&#...

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Build an Automatic Alert System to Easily Moderate Content at Scale with Amazon Rekognition Video BUILD AN AUTOMATIC ALERT SYSTEM TO EASILY MODERATE CONTENT AT SCALE WITH AMAZON REKOGNITION VIDEO

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Aug 21, 2018

There has been a steep increase in people creating videos, spending time watching videos, and sharing videos. Most of the videos created today are user-generated content, but publishing this raw content comes with risk. To help ensure a positive website experience for customers by removing inappropr...

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Microsoft and Sony team up to create the HDR Gaming Interest Group MICROSOFT AND SONY TEAM UP TO CREATE THE HDR GAMING INTEREST GROUP

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Aug 21, 2018

Microsoft and Sony, long-time video game console rivals, have joined forces to help create a new group named, HDR Gaming Interest Group, or HGIG.HGIG’s main purpose is to create production and distribution guidelines for companies to use to ensure high quality HDR visuals are maintained in fut...

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Graphics Reinvented: Changing The Game With GeForce RTX GRAPHICS REINVENTED: CHANGING THE GAME WITH GEFORCE RTX

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Aug 20, 2018

Listen to the incredibly talented developers behind Battlefield V, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Metro: Exodus, Control, and Assetto Corsa Competizione speak about how NIVDIA RTX is reinventing graphics and enabling unparalleled realism in games.

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GeForce RTX Propels PC Gaming’s Golden Age with Real-Time Ray Tracing GEFORCE RTX PROPELS PC GAMING’S GOLDEN AGE WITH REAL-TIME RAY TRACING

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Aug 20, 2018

NVIDIA today unveiled the biggest breakthrough in PC gaming in over a decade: the GeForce RTX series, based on the Turing GPU architecture, which realizes the dream of real-time ray tracing. It’s a watershed moment, the start of a golden age of gaming. And the technology — regarded as th...

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NVIDIA on How RTX 2070, 2080 & 2080 Ti GPUs Supports VR Development NVIDIA ON HOW RTX 2070, 2080 & 2080 TI GPUS SUPPORTS VR DEVELOPMENT

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Aug 20, 2018

NVIDIA discuss and showcase how you can now do real-time Ray Tracing with their new RTX GPU's. 10 years in the making it has 8K HDR @60Hz, DP1.4a with DSC and VirtualLinkVR which will improve the quality of VR being made.

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NVIDIA Turing Propels VR Toward Full Immersion NVIDIA TURING PROPELS VR TOWARD FULL IMMERSION

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Aug 20, 2018

Over the last few decades, VR experiences have gone from science fiction to research labs to inside homes and offices. But even today’s best VR experiences have yet to achieve full immersion.NVIDIA’s new Turing GPUs are poised to take VR a big step closer to that level. Announced at SIGG...

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NVIDIA Reveal New RTX 2070, 2080 & 2080 Ti GPUs at Gamescom 2018 NVIDIA REVEAL NEW RTX 2070, 2080 & 2080 TI GPUS AT GAMESCOM 2018

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Aug 20, 2018

CEO Jensen Huang took to the stage at BeForTheGame presentation at Gamescom 2018. He revealed three new graphics processing units and showcased how groundbreaking the technology will be. Find out more details on VRFocus.com.

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Amazon Readies First National TV Campaign to Boost Its Music Streaming Service AMAZON READIES FIRST NATIONAL TV CAMPAIGN TO BOOST ITS MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE

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Aug 20, 2018

Amazon is chomping at the bit to be in the same conversation as Spotify and Apple Music, in terms of music streaming leaders. The Seattle says it will soon begin rolling out its first national TV campaign for Amazon Music, with ads featuring songs by Ariana Grande, Kendrick Lamar and Queen. The camp...

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Twitch for Mobile Gaming: Vrumble Goes Live With Wowza TWITCH FOR MOBILE GAMING: VRUMBLE GOES LIVE WITH WOWZA

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Aug 17, 2018

Mobile apps that allow users to create and share their own live videos are becoming more and more popular, with the rise of platforms such as Twitch and Facebook Live. And now there’s a new app in town: Vrumble, made by Tesuji Games Inc. It’s a live-streaming mobile app that incorporates...

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XR and Science: Immersive technologies as a Blank Canvas to augment our minds XR AND SCIENCE: IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGIES AS A BLANK CANVAS TO AUGMENT OUR MINDS

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Aug 16, 2018

The next generation of human-computer interaction will radically change the way we interact with one another, with other computational systems, how we buy and sell, how we create and produce, how we research, and how we perceive the world and affect it. This session aims to share a few of the projec...

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How VR is changing the game of cinema HOW VR IS CHANGING THE GAME OF CINEMA

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Aug 16, 2018

We’re getting real VR cameras, we’ve built an automated stitching pipeline, and we’re going to have headsets that are affordable and easily accessible. And so I think we’re really learning from just the difficulty of the technical challenges of creating VR, and some of those ...

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How the blockchain is changing money and business HOW THE BLOCKCHAIN IS CHANGING MONEY AND BUSINESS

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Aug 16, 2018

With Blockchain solutions revolutionizing the cryptocurrency and financial markets, here's how Blockchain technology is reinventing media and OTT industry.  

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Beyond Interactive: Notebook Innovation at Netflix BEYOND INTERACTIVE: NOTEBOOK INNOVATION AT NETFLIX

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Aug 16, 2018

Notebooks have rapidly grown in popularity among data scientists to become the de facto standard for quick prototyping and exploratory analysis. At Netflix, we’re pushing the boundaries even further, reimagining what a notebook can be, who can use it, and what they can do with it. And we&rsquo...

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Will the Media & Entertainment industry provide WILL THE MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY PROVIDE 'QUICK WIN' USE CASES FOR 5G?

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Aug 15, 2018

It’s a good idea for new network technology to support hitherto non-optimal  use cases or applications due to the insufficient speed or awful latency on offer from the existing network. Otherwise it may prove difficult to get users to switch to new services, let alone pay more for the pri...

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Quick Hands-On With The 5K 170-Degree FOV XTAL VR Headset (VRgineers) QUICK HANDS-ON WITH THE 5K 170-DEGREE FOV XTAL VR HEADSET (VRGINEERS)

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Aug 15, 2018

Last week I got the chance to go hands-on with the new enterprise-focused 5K VR headset (that’s 2560 x 1440 per eye, or 5120 x 1440 total,) XTAL, from VRgineers, the same company behind the VRHero 5K headset. For all intents and purposes, the XTAL is taking the place of the VRHero in the compa...

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When Streaming Fails: Last-mile Problems and What to Do About Them WHEN STREAMING FAILS: LAST-MILE PROBLEMS AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT THEM

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Aug 14, 2018

Over half of consumers now consider the internet a natural part of their TV habit. They expect streaming video service providers (VSPs) to deliver wherever and whenever they want to watch. Unfortunately, VSPs can’t promise to do that because of problems with last-mile delivery.There are many w...

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NVIDIA vGPU + Windows 10 Infographic NVIDIA VGPU + WINDOWS 10 INFOGRAPHIC

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Aug 14, 2018

Migrating to Windows 10 is inevitable for keeping pace with modern demands. NVIDIA vGPU helps you seamlessly transition and make the most of this new operating system resulting in happier, more productive users.GPUs are a minimum requirement for virtual Windows 10 desktop editions. Even common busin...

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Hundreds of Trillions of Pixels: NVIDIA and RED Digital Cinema Solve 8K Bottleneck HUNDREDS OF TRILLIONS OF PIXELS: NVIDIA AND RED DIGITAL CINEMA SOLVE 8K BOTTLENECK

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Aug 14, 2018

For discerning households, 4K video resolution is becoming the new gold standard. But in professional circles, the real glitter is on 8K.This ultra-high HD standard provides stunning clarity on large screens, where pixels aren’t visible even from inches away.But it takes massive computing musc...

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NVIDIA GPU Cloud HPC Infographic NVIDIA GPU CLOUD HPC INFOGRAPHIC

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Aug 14, 2018

Today’s groundbreaking scientific discoveries take place in high-performance computing (HPC) data centers. But installing and upgrading HPC applications come with a unique set of challenges that need to be addressed.With NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC), researchers and data scientists can easily access...

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What the MUX? Instead of a Flash Alternative, Transmux WHAT THE MUX? INSTEAD OF A FLASH ALTERNATIVE, TRANSMUX

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Aug 14, 2018

With the 2020 end-of-life date for Flash rapidly approaching, we hear a lot of consternation from developers who are trying to get away from RTMP-based workflows. To them, it seems there are only three ways to create applications with RTMP:Moving away from RTMP leaves many people desperately searchi...

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Top Online Video Platforms that Power the OTT Revolution Worldwide TOP ONLINE VIDEO PLATFORMS THAT POWER THE OTT REVOLUTION WORLDWIDE

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Aug 14, 2018

Today watching shows on TV has evolved from a world of limited options to a world of unlimited choices. The future of watching shows is OTT (over-the-top). According to research by Parks Associates, the number of households subscribing to an OTT video service will cross 265 million by 2022. The glob...

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MapR Industry Guide For Big Data In Media And Entertainment MAPR INDUSTRY GUIDE FOR BIG DATA IN MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

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Aug 13, 2018

The media and entertainment industry is in the midst of an enormous transition. As delivery of information and entertainment has gone digital, the consumption metaphor has shifted from specific windows at specific times to an on-demand model. Consumers now expect their preferred programming to be av...

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World’s Top Graphics Software Companies Are Already Adopting NVIDIA RTX Capabilities. Here’s Why WORLD’S TOP GRAPHICS SOFTWARE COMPANIES ARE ALREADY ADOPTING NVIDIA RTX CAPABILITIES. HERE’S WHY

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Aug 13, 2018

The leading software providers representing many of the most important applications for designing the products we use, the cars we drive, the movies we watch and even for scientists to visualize the world around us are jumping on Turing, NVIDIA’s newly launched GPU architecture.Unveiled today ...

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How Virtual Reality Might Change the Way You Work (Infographic) HOW VIRTUAL REALITY MIGHT CHANGE THE WAY YOU WORK (INFOGRAPHIC)

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Aug 13, 2018

Big tech companies continue to make big moves in the augmented reality space. Earlier this year, Facebook acquired Oculus VR, creator of a virtual reality headset for 3D gaming. Additionally, Apple patented a technology for a 3D display system that lets users control virtual objects with hand gestur...

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Difference between Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality DIFFERENCE BETWEEN VIRTUAL REALITY, AUGMENTED REALITY AND MIXED REALITY

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Aug 13, 2018

The three types of reality that are ruling the technology world today are nothing less than magic. Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Mixed reality. But did you know what the fundamental differences between the three are?

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WHAT DOES THE PASPA REPEAL MEAN FOR SPORTS BETTING COMPLIANCE? WHAT DOES THE PASPA REPEAL MEAN FOR SPORTS BETTING COMPLIANCE?

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Aug 09, 2018

With the recent repeal of PASPA, states across the US are passing legislation and creating regulations to allow legal online sports waging within their state.Complying with these new state regulations, especially in terms of ensuring that players are actually located within their state’s bound...

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Modernizing Media and Entertainment Networks to Optimize Video Production and Quality MODERNIZING MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT NETWORKS TO OPTIMIZE VIDEO PRODUCTION AND QUALITY

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Aug 09, 2018

Video is more important than ever before, thanks to customers’ insatiable appetites for content and the broadening mix of organizations that are fiercely competing to produce original films, series, and live programs.1 The demands and competition are putting intense pressure on Media and Enter...

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Here’s What Actual Developers Think Of The Magic Leap One AR Headset HERE’S WHAT ACTUAL DEVELOPERS THINK OF THE MAGIC LEAP ONE AR HEADSET

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Aug 09, 2018

As of yesterday, the Magic Leap One is officially released. The lucky few that were quick with ordering one of the coveted devices and happened to live in one of a select few cities already have them in their hands. Prior to yesterday’s launch, only a select few members of the mainstream media...

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What hype? Field service workers rapidly embracing AR/VR to democratize knowledge WHAT HYPE? FIELD SERVICE WORKERS RAPIDLY EMBRACING AR/VR TO DEMOCRATIZE KNOWLEDGE

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Aug 09, 2018

To most consumers, Augmented Reality feels trapped in that nether world between proof of concept and demonstration of usefulness.The word hype is daily heaved into headlines (guilty), and there's boring sport to be had in tracking the trackers of market disillusionment over mixed reality.But ent...

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VRidge 2.2 now supports Google Daydream, lets you play PC VR games VRIDGE 2.2 NOW SUPPORTS GOOGLE DAYDREAM, LETS YOU PLAY PC VR GAMES

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Aug 08, 2018

For those that don’t know, the VRidge technology uses the power from your PC to stream games to your phone. The games are streamed over WiFi and the technology limits things like jitter and lag. So you get an experience that closely mimics a device like the Oculus Rift, but with a much cheaper...

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Leveling-Up the Video Game Industry with Blockchains LEVELING-UP THE VIDEO GAME INDUSTRY WITH BLOCKCHAINS

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Aug 07, 2018

In 2017, the video game industry broke the previous year’s record for sales by reaching $116 billion in revenue (up 10.7 percent from 2016)1 . Blockchains stand to magnify this feat by introducing new ways to create value by enforcing asset ownership for gamers and reducing intermediation in e...

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Nvidia Trademarks Reference ‘VR2’, ‘VR+’ And More NVIDIA TRADEMARKS REFERENCE ‘VR2’, ‘VR+’ AND MORE

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Aug 07, 2018

Recent trademarks from GPU group Nvidia suggest some new VR announcements could be on the way.The trademarks, filed in May and uncovered by Reddit user elev8dity, apply to various logos around the term VR including VR, VR+, VR2 and VR2+. Tellingly, these trademarks were filed on the same day as its ...

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How Big Data Is Changing The Media Industry HOW BIG DATA IS CHANGING THE MEDIA INDUSTRY

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Aug 06, 2018

The media and entertainment industry has witnessed revolutionary changes in the past few decades. With the increasing focus on digitization and data-driven activities, the future of the industry is dependent on media-rich data and analytics.  With thousands or millions of digital consumers, med...

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Announcing nDVR for MPEG-DASH in Wowza Streaming Engine ANNOUNCING NDVR FOR MPEG-DASH IN WOWZA STREAMING ENGINE

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Aug 06, 2018

To ensure the highest-quality playback across mobile, web and streaming devices, more video professionals are adopting HTTP-based adaptive bitrate streaming technologies. In recent history, Apple’s HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) has been more widely supported across devices than development for adv...

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Infographic: How Augmented Reality has changed selfies forever INFOGRAPHIC: HOW AUGMENTED REALITY HAS CHANGED SELFIES FOREVER

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Aug 03, 2018

Augmented reality is changing how we see the world around us, but it’s also changing the way we see ourselves. Rolled out in 2015, Snapchat’s debut camera filters completely changed the game for selfies. The memorable “rainbow barfing” filter uses facial mapping technology to...

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Teslasuit collaborates with Sony Pictures Television on exciting VR format TESLASUIT COLLABORATES WITH SONY PICTURES TELEVISION ON EXCITING VR FORMAT

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Aug 02, 2018

Teslasuit team has been collaborating with Sarah Edwards, Creative Director of Global Unscripted Formats and head of Sony Pictures Televisions (SPT) brand new Future Formats team on a very exciting new VR format.Although it’s too early in the project to announce all the exciting details, it&rs...

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IS THE NEW SUPERSTAR OF THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IS THE NEW SUPERSTAR OF THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Aug 02, 2018

2018 marks the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s seminal science fiction film 2001: A Space Odyssey, a masterpiece that foresaw the future and examined our evolution as human beings and the contribution of technology to our development. Looking back at memories, it can be debated that Kubr...

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Gaming And Sports Application Development Services [INFOGRAPHIC] GAMING AND SPORTS APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT SERVICES [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Aug 02, 2018

Developing gaming and sports applications has never been easy task for developers. But with help of some advanced technologies, it has become quite simple and flexible. There are a number of tech-nologies that are used for different kind of gaming and sports app development. Some popular app develop...

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How Augmented Reality Is Changing The Selfie Game (infographic) HOW AUGMENTED REALITY IS CHANGING THE SELFIE GAME (INFOGRAPHIC)

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Aug 02, 2018

The technology that makes AR selfies possible extends further than just our personal photos. Facial mapping software is constantly being developed to work smarter and faster.How do you make your selfies stand out? Take a look at this infographic from Frames Direct for more on the impacts of augmente...

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2018 AUGMENTED AND  VIRTUAL REALITY SURVEY REPORT 2018 AUGMENTED AND VIRTUAL REALITY SURVEY REPORT

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Aug 01, 2018

With investment in augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) on the rise, the results of a new survey by global law firm Perkins Coie LLP depict a growing industry that is moving to a greater focus on more practical applications, while facing concerns reflective of an expanding customer base. ...

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Unlocking New Efficiencies for High-Quality Video Delivery Via the Cloud UNLOCKING NEW EFFICIENCIES FOR HIGH-QUALITY VIDEO DELIVERY VIA THE CLOUD

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Aug 01, 2018

The media environment today is in a constant state of change. Broadcast and video streaming technologies are evolving rapidly and new device types are emerging on a frequent basis. Video infrastructure is being adapted to respond to those changes.While there are exciting new revenue opportunities av...

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Unlock the potential of Distributed Ledger Technology in OTT industry UNLOCK THE POTENTIAL OF DISTRIBUTED LEDGER TECHNOLOGY IN OTT INDUSTRY

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Aug 01, 2018

The digital landscape is constantly evolving. Everyone is gushing over Blockchain’s Digital Ledger Technology (DLT) that has brought transformation in the way organizations conduct their business transactions in recent years. The “crypto craze” around is the result of the $600 bill...

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Meeting Exa-Scale Archive Requirements In The Digital Age Of Media and Entertainment MEETING EXA-SCALE ARCHIVE REQUIREMENTS IN THE DIGITAL AGE OF MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

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Jul 31, 2018

Digital technology is revolutionizing how the media and entertainment industry operates. Whether it is in broadcasting, motion pictures, music, publishing or video production, the media and entertainment industry is both reaping the benefits of, and struggling with the new challenges brought on by t...

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Challenges of Distributing 4K Video CHALLENGES OF DISTRIBUTING 4K VIDEO

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Jul 31, 2018

4K video delivers stunning beauty and resolution. But like most new technology, it comes with challenges to overcome as well.Enormous bandwidth (10 Gbit/s) is required to deliver 4K video. This places unprecedented demands on infrastructure. To be successful in real world applications, 4K distributi...

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Netflix Calibrated Mode Brings Studio Quality Picture Mastering to the Living Room NETFLIX CALIBRATED MODE BRINGS STUDIO QUALITY PICTURE MASTERING TO THE LIVING ROOM

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Jul 31, 2018

Netflix has long been guided by a singular focus on using technology to give consumers choice and control over the entertainment they watch, delivered in amazing quality. Advanced audio and video capabilities like Dolby Atmos, 4K, and HDR offer inspiring new creative opportunities to storytellers, e...

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Cross-Process Synchronization Improves VR Performance CROSS-PROCESS SYNCHRONIZATION IMPROVES VR PERFORMANCE

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Jul 30, 2018

The modern VR rendering pipeline involves multiple steps broadly categorized as rendering and post processing. Post rendering, the HMD compositor processes the rendered views to better suit the characteristics of the display and to compensate for pose latency before the textures are displayed. Figur...

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Evolution of the Gaming Experience: Live Video Streaming and the Emergence of a New Web Community EVOLUTION OF THE GAMING EXPERIENCE: LIVE VIDEO STREAMING AND THE EMERGENCE OF A NEW WEB COMMUNITY

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Jul 30, 2018

The introduction of Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) into the eSports industry has caused an unprecedented growth in its viewership and community involvement. As uses and gratifications theory suggests, individuals are actively seeking out new media content that coincides with their interests. IP...

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How to use Samsung 360 Round (SM-R260), Professional 4K 3D 360 Camera HOW TO USE SAMSUNG 360 ROUND (SM-R260), PROFESSIONAL 4K 3D 360 CAMERA

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Jul 29, 2018

Samsung 360 Round camera solution gives professional video creators the tools they need—from capture to post-production—to tell immersive, engaging 360-degree and 3D stories for film and broadcast.The Samsung 360 Round delivers real-time 3D video to PCs using the 360 Round’s bundle...

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Upcoming PlayerUnknown UPCOMING PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) PATCH ADDRESSES MOVEMENT, LAG, TEXTURES, AND TEAMKILLING [UPDATED]

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Jul 28, 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is a third-person battle royale being developed with the help of community feedback. Starting with absolutely no gear, players must fight to locate weapons and supplies in a flight to be the only one alive.Even after nine months, the game still suffers from n...

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Do I Really Need A 4K TV? DO I REALLY NEED A 4K TV?

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Jul 27, 2018

Almost everyone would like to have a cinema feeling in the living room. This desire is often at least a bit closer with a new TV. Before you buy it, but the crucial question to clarify: Should it be a 4K device (also called UHD or Ultra HD) with about eight million pixels, or is a cheaper Full HD TV...

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Top 7 Ways Blockchain can Reinvent Media & OTT Industry TOP 7 WAYS BLOCKCHAIN CAN REINVENT MEDIA & OTT INDUSTRY

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Jul 26, 2018

Blockchain has taken the business world by storm. People are talking about cryptocurrencies more than ever and bitcoin is just the tip of the iceberg. According to reports, approximately $1.3 billion has been invested as of now in 2018 only with venture-backed blockchain and cryptocurrency startups ...

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Virtual Link - New VR Industry Standard Cable (NVIDIA Virtual Reality) VIRTUAL LINK - NEW VR INDUSTRY STANDARD CABLE (NVIDIA VIRTUAL REALITY)

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Jul 26, 2018

Discussing the new VirtualLink cable which will soon become the industry standard for VR.

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The Thrill Of The Fight VR Boxing on Oculus – How to Get Started THE THRILL OF THE FIGHT VR BOXING ON OCULUS – HOW TO GET STARTED

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Jul 26, 2018

Oculus users get ready, the most intense fitness game in virtual reality has finally come to the Oculus Store! Of course, HTC Vive users, alongside intrepid Oculus veterans who are familiar with buying from Steam have been enjoying this most brutal of exercise routines since the summer of 2016. Howe...

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Virtual Reality Headset Market: Key Players and Production Information analysis VIRTUAL REALITY HEADSET MARKET: KEY PLAYERS AND PRODUCTION INFORMATION ANALYSIS

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Jul 26, 2018

Virtual reality (VR) headset is a device used to deliver virtual reality experience for three dimensional (3D) simulations, computer games, and other applications such as movies, play stations, etc. VR headset consists of an Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) or Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) screen,...

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Global Entertainment & Media Outlook 2018 - An Overview GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT & MEDIA OUTLOOK 2018 - AN OVERVIEW

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Jul 25, 2018

As the Indian entertainment and media industry continues to grow much faster than the global average, PwC's Frank D'Souza shares insights from the Global Entertainment and Media Outlook 2018-2022 on key segments that would be the drivers of this growth.

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The YouTube virtual reality app is now available on Samsung Gear VR PlayStation. THE YOUTUBE VIRTUAL REALITY APP IS NOW AVAILABLE ON SAMSUNG GEAR VR PLAYSTATION.

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Jul 25, 2018

YouTube VR is now available for PlayStation VR, Daydream and HTC Vive. Now, Google is making the application available to Gear VR users this week. The company is also introducing a new feature so that you and your friends can watch videos together in a common virtual space.You can access the "w...

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Entertainment Will be The Winner in The Battle of AR and VR ENTERTAINMENT WILL BE THE WINNER IN THE BATTLE OF AR AND VR

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Jul 24, 2018

Yana Peel, Todd Eckert and Dado Valentic, who all work at the intersection between art and technology, discuss the war between VR and AR.WIRED events shine a spotlight on the innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs who are changing our world for the better. Explore this channel for videos showing on...

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Is CLOUD GAMING Really The Future? IS CLOUD GAMING REALLY THE FUTURE?

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Jul 24, 2018

Games CEOs keep talking up the future of cloud gaming and streaming tech for games. Bethesda, Ubisoft, Microsoft, Playstation, they’re all clearly on board for it. The question is, are you?

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Netflix, YouTube drive big rise in cord-cutting this year NETFLIX, YOUTUBE DRIVE BIG RISE IN CORD-CUTTING THIS YEAR

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Jul 24, 2018

If you are one of the millions of Americans who has cut the cord from cable or other traditional pay-TV providers in exchange for streaming services such as Netflix, you are about to find yourself with a lot more company.That’s the forecast from a study about cord-cutting and the streaming TV ...

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World Soccer Tournament Broadcasts Set the Stage for Ultra HD and HDR Deployments WORLD SOCCER TOURNAMENT BROADCASTS SET THE STAGE FOR ULTRA HD AND HDR DEPLOYMENTS

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Jul 23, 2018

It’s a wrap. The world’s largest soccer tournament recently concluded in Russia, with France earning bragging rights for the next four years as the reigning football champions. In the broadcast industry — the biggest story during tournament coverage was Ultra HD (UHD) and High Dyna...

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Moving Away from Spreadsheets: How to Know When It’s Time MOVING AWAY FROM SPREADSHEETS: HOW TO KNOW WHEN IT’S TIME

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Jul 23, 2018

The spreadsheet conundrum... Joe Smith, sales director for Great Start-Up Number 5 Billion and Thirty-One, puts on a blindfold and reaches out blindly for something, ANYTHING, to help him organize his team’s deals and commissions. He’s hopeful. He’s waiting. He knows he’ll co...

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Why Enterprise CPQ Implementations Fail WHY ENTERPRISE CPQ IMPLEMENTATIONS FAIL

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Jul 23, 2018

You’ve reached a certain point in the evolution of your company and you know it’s time to invest in a CPQ system. But buyer beware: There’s a certain misconception around CPQ systems as being plug-in devices or turnkey-ready overlays of your existing infrastructure, or a simple app...

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The Three “S’s” of a Great Incentive Compensation Management System THE THREE “S’S” OF A GREAT INCENTIVE COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

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Jul 23, 2018

It all ties together. You want your sales reps to behave a certain way and close a certain amount of deals in specific verticals that match your company’s 3- and/or 5-year vision, but the systems you currently have in place to drive this behavior are not working for any number of reasons. Most...

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Incentive Compensation Management: Build Versus Buy INCENTIVE COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT: BUILD VERSUS BUY

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Jul 23, 2018

Custom ICM solutions are built for you, not auditors, so they typically don’t offer visibility into actions performed over time. Auditors may lack confidence in your homegrown system, especially if they find errors or omissions. In fact, audit risk from errors and overpayments is often the mos...

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4 smart solutions to your home entertainment problems 4 SMART SOLUTIONS TO YOUR HOME ENTERTAINMENT PROBLEMS

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Jul 23, 2018

The living room – aka the place where the entire fam gathers to enjoy each others’ company (with a side of Netflix!) while simultaneously nailing tasks on other devices – has become the centre of the home.Whether its gaming in one corner, downloading files for work in another corne...

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Games Infographics : Brace Yourself for the Future in This Video Game Timeline GAMES INFOGRAPHICS : BRACE YOURSELF FOR THE FUTURE IN THIS VIDEO GAME TIMELINE

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Jul 22, 2018

Videogames are emerging from their period of infancy and maturing to be one of the most all-encompassing and inspiring entertainment mediums of our time, becoming an increasingly central component of modern culture.  It’s well known that in the last few years the industry began to outpace...

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Games Infographics : The History of Gaming Consoles Infographic GAMES INFOGRAPHICS : THE HISTORY OF GAMING CONSOLES INFOGRAPHIC

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Jul 21, 2018

The first commercially produced video games console was the Magnavox Odyssey, which hit stores all the way back in 1972. Since then, there have been hundreds of machines and thousands of games vying for space in family lounge rooms. This infographic provides a snapshot of the past 45 years.The infog...

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Nvidia GTX 1170 May Make 1440p 60 FPS Ultra Gaming A Possibility On A Budget PC NVIDIA GTX 1170 MAY MAKE 1440P 60 FPS ULTRA GAMING A POSSIBILITY ON A BUDGET PC

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Jul 21, 2018

The Nvidia GTX 11 series GPUs are arguably the most hyped up Nvidia GPUs in a long time. Thanks to many rumors indicating that the GTX 1180 is going to be revelutionary for the gaming market as it will have specs higher than the Nvidia GTX Titan XP but cost somewhere around $700 which is good news f...

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The University of Notre Dame Upgrades Live Video Streaming with Flexible, Portable Appliances THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME UPGRADES LIVE VIDEO STREAMING WITH FLEXIBLE, PORTABLE APPLIANCES

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Jul 20, 2018

The University of Notre Dame and its video production resource, Notre Dame Studios, serve students and the University community with live and recorded events and original programming. For the staff and students responsible for creating and delivering live streaming content, one of the most important...

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HP Launches OMEN And Pavilion Range Of Gaming Devices And Accessories HP LAUNCHES OMEN AND PAVILION RANGE OF GAMING DEVICES AND ACCESSORIES

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Jul 20, 2018

Dell and Alienware did it recently. And now, not to be outdone, HP has joined the others in unveiling its bold new line-up of gaming innovations in Australia. HP’s new devices include a much smaller and more powerful OMEN by HP 15 laptop and a range of professional-grade gaming accessories inc...

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Designing with Virtual Reality: Increase Efficiency, Decrease Time to Market DESIGNING WITH VIRTUAL REALITY: INCREASE EFFICIENCY, DECREASE TIME TO MARKET

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Jul 19, 2018

VR has the potential to help businesses in a number of industries to design and share concepts. If implemented correctly, VR has the ability to improve the way businesses visualize and prototype their products, and can help reduce design cycles, costs, and approvals that hold up many projects.Virtua...

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What’s Ahead for the Media and Entertainment Industry WHAT’S AHEAD FOR THE MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Jul 19, 2018

Our industry is at a crossroads. Change has been constant over the last several years, providing consumers with more options to find and consume their preferred content than ever before. These changes have also brought with them many challenges when it comes to addressing those needs, including cost...

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The Second Half of the Chessboard: Media & Entertainment Is Nearing the ‘End of Digital’s Beginning’ THE SECOND HALF OF THE CHESSBOARD: MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT IS NEARING THE ‘END OF DIGITAL’S BEGINNING’

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Jul 18, 2018

Talkies. Cinerama. Betamax. DVDs. Napster. Kindle. Netflix. MP3s. Augmented reality (AR). Virtual reality (VR). Whatever the delivery mechanism du jour, media & entertainment businesses have been grappling for decades to leverage technological advancements to innovate their platforms.The example...

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Create VR games and Experiences with the Virtual Reality Mini-Degree CREATE VR GAMES AND EXPERIENCES WITH THE VIRTUAL REALITY MINI-DEGREE

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Jul 18, 2018

Become a professional VR developer as you learn to code and create 15 immersive games in Unity - no prior programming experience required!Welcome to the world’s most comprehensive online curriculum on VR game development, where you will learn and master the foundations of C#, Unity and VR by b...

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The Best VR Fitness Games for Windows Mixed Reality THE BEST VR FITNESS GAMES FOR WINDOWS MIXED REALITY

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Jul 18, 2018

Are you on a mission to find the most active and fitness worthy VR games for Windows Mixed Reality? Look no further, we’ve compiled a helpful list of active titles that are sure to make your heart rate turn up the heat on calorie and fat burn or to help you simply get up off the couch.Are you ...

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Walmart to Introduce Its Own Streaming Service, Could Cost Less than $8/mo WALMART TO INTRODUCE ITS OWN STREAMING SERVICE, COULD COST LESS THAN $8/MO

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Jul 18, 2018

When you talk about online media streaming, the biggest names have got to be Netflix or Amazon Prime. However, it seems like there could be a new entrant in town – one that could give competition to the current top dogs.Walmart is one of the biggest names in online as well as offline retail ch...

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BlueFrame Technology Achieves Cost-Effective Streaming at Scale With Wowza BLUEFRAME TECHNOLOGY ACHIEVES COST-EFFECTIVE STREAMING AT SCALE WITH WOWZA

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Jul 18, 2018

BlueFrame Technology offers production software; broadcast and content management; and end-to-end streaming services (from venue to viewer) for customers largely in college, amateur or niche professional sports. Many of these clients are new to streaming, and are just starting to increase bandwidth ...

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6 Key Tech Trends in the Media and Entertainment Industry 6 KEY TECH TRENDS IN THE MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Jul 17, 2018

There was a time when people used to sit around the campfire and spend some quality time with each other. Time changes, people evolved and technology is advanced. Then, there was a limited number of campfire instead of people sit in their living room surrounding a piece of entertainment that is know...

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Walmart May Launch Streaming Service to Rival Netflix & Amazon WALMART MAY LAUNCH STREAMING SERVICE TO RIVAL NETFLIX & AMAZON

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Jul 17, 2018

The Information reports that Walmart is considering launching a subscription streaming video service to compete with Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. Apparently, Walmart believes its customers, many of whom reside in the middle of the country, would be interested in a lower-cost streaming option in t...

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FAST.com Now Measures Latency and Upload Speed FAST.COM NOW MEASURES LATENCY AND UPLOAD SPEED

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Jul 17, 2018

A little over two years ago, we launched FAST.com – a free, fast, and simple way for people to check the speeds they’re getting from their internet service provider. Since then, the site has experienced incredibly strong organic growth. In fact, usage of FAST.com has doubled over the pas...

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Why MultiChoice’s call for Netflix to be regulated is unreasonable WHY MULTICHOICE’S CALL FOR NETFLIX TO BE REGULATED IS UNREASONABLE

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Jul 17, 2018

Recently, pay TV service MultiChoice called for the regulation of Netflix, the video streaming service delivered over the internet. MultiChoice claims to have lost over 100,000 in recent times – and it attributes the loss to Netflix’s entry into the African market without a license.Calli...

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From Music Downloading to Online Streaming: Blockchain to Transform Online Music Consumption FROM MUSIC DOWNLOADING TO ONLINE STREAMING: BLOCKCHAIN TO TRANSFORM ONLINE MUSIC CONSUMPTION

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Jul 16, 2018

The Music industry and piracy go hand in hand. A study says, 95% of all online music is downloaded illegally, causing $12.5 billion of economic losses every year with a loss of $2.7 billion in workers’ earnings. The global music industry is riddled with archaic royalty payment protocol by Perf...

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Using Wowza Streaming Cloud With the Ultra Low Latency API USING WOWZA STREAMING CLOUD WITH THE ULTRA LOW LATENCY API

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Jul 16, 2018

If you’re building an app or service that demands real-time streaming delivery—such as those for gaming, financial trading or interactive experiences like HQ Trivia—you need an API that’s built for speed. The Wowza Streaming Cloud™ service with Ultra Low Latency offers ...

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The New DC Universe Steaming Service & AT&T Hikes DirecTV Rates THE NEW DC UNIVERSE STEAMING SERVICE & AT&T HIKES DIRECTV RATES

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Jul 14, 2018

I discuss the new DC Universe Streaming Service and the recent merger/acquisition of Time Warner by AT&T.  Are streaming services like DC Universe the future of how people will get their content?  AT&T said the merger would save customers money but immediately turned around and jac...

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The technology that goes into movies is a big part of their blockbuster success THE TECHNOLOGY THAT GOES INTO MOVIES IS A BIG PART OF THEIR BLOCKBUSTER SUCCESS

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Jul 13, 2018

School is out, the sun is shining, and the summer movies (some of them blockbusters) are rolling out. With multiple Marvel titles, a new Mission Impossible on the way, and a new Jurassic Park installment, there is something for everyone this year at the movie theater. While streaming services are su...

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When is sports replay NOT instant? WHEN IS SPORTS REPLAY NOT INSTANT?

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Jul 13, 2018

Replay using disk-based systems in sports events has maintained a consistent fundamental workflow since its inception during the 1980s. Users today still persist with a basic record to and playback from a block of recording disks fast enough to handle a limited number of signals simultaneously.These...

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InTEGRAtion: The Next Step for QuarkVR and Magic Leap INTEGRATION: THE NEXT STEP FOR QUARKVR AND MAGIC LEAP

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Jul 12, 2018

What do QuarkVR and Magic Leap have in common? They both work on the bleeding edge of Immersive Computing, for one thing. Furthermore, they’re integrating the NVIDIA Tegra as a core component of their upcoming products!Yesterday Magic Leap had a Twitch live stream announcing that their first h...

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4K Video: Everything Corporations Need to Know 4K VIDEO: EVERYTHING CORPORATIONS NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 12, 2018

In the wake of 3D’s disappointing demise, 4K resolution has become the hottest buzzword amongst tech aficionado. The promise of 4K is attractive - more pixels to work with, higher quality VFX, future proofing and a marketer’s favorite, more options for storytelling.As with all disruptive...

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IOA Rolls Out the Red Carpet for Entertainment Media Cloud Ecosystem IOA ROLLS OUT THE RED CARPET FOR ENTERTAINMENT MEDIA CLOUD ECOSYSTEM

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Jul 12, 2018

The media and entertainment (M&E) industry is being disrupted not only by the massive amounts of media content being consumed, but also by the “technology evolution” of new digital media formats and iterations of TV-top and handheld devices. These changes impact both CAPEX and OPEX s...

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What do you need to launch an OTT service? WHAT DO YOU NEED TO LAUNCH AN OTT SERVICE?

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Jul 11, 2018

Muvi is world's leading OTT Platform enabling content creators to launch their own Video or Audio Streaming Service like Netflix or Spotify instantly across Web, Mobile and TV ecosystems!

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Wowza Streaming Cloud with Ultra Low Latency API Demo WOWZA STREAMING CLOUD WITH ULTRA LOW LATENCY API DEMO

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Jul 11, 2018

The Wowza Streaming Cloud service is the industry's leading live-streaming global cloud platform and API. Professionally managed by streaming industry experts, it's easy to use, with flexibility for end-to-end live streaming or as part of a custom streaming solution.

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Here is how Netflix uses data to drive success (Infographic) HERE IS HOW NETFLIX USES DATA TO DRIVE SUCCESS (INFOGRAPHIC)

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Jul 10, 2018

Netflix has managed to design a platform so tailored to each user’s needs that cinema and television simply cannot compete. To learn more, check out this very insightful infographic from the guys at Frame Your TV which shows how Netflix has taken advantage of big data to become one of today&rs...

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VR Creates New Business, Entertainment, and Fitness Opportunities VR CREATES NEW BUSINESS, ENTERTAINMENT, AND FITNESS OPPORTUNITIES

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Jul 09, 2018

The VR gear we wear on our face is a portal to new places that we’ve never seen before like Mt. Fuji, and be put in situations where us non-astronauts are unable to venture like outer space or another dimension altogether! VR is the ground floor for the seemingly limitless skyscraper of opport...

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Wired Magazine unveils new online streaming TV channel WIRED MAGAZINE UNVEILS NEW ONLINE STREAMING TV CHANNEL

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Jul 09, 2018

Wired Magazine is prepping up to introduce its first online streaming TV channel. Condé​ Nast’s Wired magazine will roll out more programming made specifically for the streaming channel. With the launch of an online TV channel, Wired Magazine aims to reach people spending more time on w...

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Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Trends in 2018 AUGMENTED REALITY & VIRTUAL REALITY TRENDS IN 2018

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Jul 08, 2018

Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are becoming mainstream and have become a worthwhile topic in many industries. VR and AR development can be applied towards gaming, entertainment, marketing, education, fashion, art, and so much more. These are exciting new technologies that are being ...

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A New Omnidirectional Balance Board to Move in VR A NEW OMNIDIRECTIONAL BALANCE BOARD TO MOVE IN VR

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Jul 07, 2018

Recently, I tried my hand at a hoverboard and discovered that trusting in this moving object below me was an exciting challenge. Then I came across the Alto 100, which uses hoverboard style technology to create a balance board for VR locomotion. Alto is a sleek little pad users stand on and shift th...

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Netflix Clone Video Streaming App Development: Cost & Functionality NETFLIX CLONE VIDEO STREAMING APP DEVELOPMENT: COST & FUNCTIONALITY

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Jul 07, 2018

Video streaming app market has changed the outlook of how users view visual media. The switch that users have made from traditional media to digital, is the one that has moved to mobile and has created a category that is now accepted by million of users, worldwide.In this article, we will be looking...

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How Azure is innovating the Media & Entertainment industry HOW AZURE IS INNOVATING THE MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Jul 06, 2018

In this video, get a sneak peek into media's cloud-powered future. Learn more about Microsoft Azure's vision for the Media and Entertainment industry as well as how Microsoft and key partners are modernizing media production and distribution.

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Own a PSVR and Wanna Get Fit? Try These 8 Games OWN A PSVR AND WANNA GET FIT? TRY THESE 8 GAMES

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Jul 05, 2018

Recently, a friend approached me and asked whether it would be worth buying a PSVR headset for his PS4.Or, if it would be better to go all-in with a new gaming PC and an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive.He had seen some of the work I’d been publishing here, and he wanted to get in on the ground floor o...

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Microsoft is working on a Movies & TV app for iOS MICROSOFT IS WORKING ON A MOVIES & TV APP FOR IOS

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Jul 05, 2018

Ever since Microsoft announced that it was no longer focused on Windows 10 Mobile, the company has been working around the clock to bring the best of Windows 10 to iOS. This effort has worked well for Microsoft, with apps like Edge and the Microsoft Launcher gaining millions of downloads from the Ap...

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7 Best Practices to Choose a Video Streaming Solution in 2018 7 BEST PRACTICES TO CHOOSE A VIDEO STREAMING SOLUTION IN 2018

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Jul 05, 2018

The data is crystal clear: traditional TV is declining and live streaming media is booming. In 2016, young people from ages 12-34 watched a third less television than they did only four years before. It’s this simple math that has many businesses, non-profits, and other groups scrambling to fi...

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DirecTV Now, Sling TV, and PlayStation Vue price hikes: The cost of more bloated bundles DIRECTV NOW, SLING TV, AND PLAYSTATION VUE PRICE HIKES: THE COST OF MORE BLOATED BUNDLES

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Jul 05, 2018

If you've dropped cable or satellite TV in favor of a live TV streaming service, the past week might've brought some bad news.First, Dish Network announced a $5 per month price hike for its Sling TV Orange service, which is currently the cheapest way to get ESPN without cable. The new price ...

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VIRTUAL REALITY FOR PROFESSIONALS VIRTUAL REALITY FOR PROFESSIONALS

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Jul 04, 2018

Virtual Reality as an aid to design, engineering, architecture and manufacturing has been around for decades. But it is only now that this exciting technology is set to explode. 2016 will go down as the year when everything changed. VR not only became more powerful, but the technology became afforda...

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Infographic: Mobile Gaming Growth INFOGRAPHIC: MOBILE GAMING GROWTH

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Jul 04, 2018

This infographic from Mr Gamez dives into the world of mobile gaming, comparing its growth, examining the numbers behind some remarkable case studies, and looking to what we can expect in the future. Enjoy!Has mobile gaming peaked or can we expect the rates of explosive growth we’ve experience...

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The Best Live TV Streaming Services THE BEST LIVE TV STREAMING SERVICES

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Jul 03, 2018

Cord cutting has always been about saving money – it has never been about going without great entertainment! But, for a while there, it was pretty tough to get your hands on some of your favorite shows, news programming, live sports and other cable “exclusives.” That’s all in...

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Digital Marketing: Media and Entertainment Out Front and Not Slowing Down DIGITAL MARKETING: MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT OUT FRONT AND NOT SLOWING DOWN

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Jul 02, 2018

In 2017, the media and entertainment (M&E) industry was ahead of most other industries in several areas of digital marketing, such as measurement and optimization. To continue to lead in 2018, M&E companies need to continue their transformation into experience businesses.Running on Experienc...

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Google Play Movies & TV rolls out HDR cast support to Nvidia Shield TV and Sony Smart TVs GOOGLE PLAY MOVIES & TV ROLLS OUT HDR CAST SUPPORT TO NVIDIA SHIELD TV AND SONY SMART TVS

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Jun 30, 2018

Google Play Movies & TV has now offers HDR cast support to compatible Nvidia Shield TV and Sony Smart TVs. It is to be noted that HDR videos will play only after enabling HDR playback that produces improved picture quality, richer colors, and looks more like real life. Moreover, it will only wor...

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[Infographic] How to make money streaming: 6 ways to go live and get paid [INFOGRAPHIC] HOW TO MAKE MONEY STREAMING: 6 WAYS TO GO LIVE AND GET PAID

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Jun 29, 2018

Ever wondered how to make money streaming? Content creators can now engage with their audience and earn a living at the same time through fan donations, affiliate programs, running ads, and much more! In this infographic, we outline six ways for a content creator to generate revenue and most importa...

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Can Artificial Intelligence End Your Video Buffering Problems? CAN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE END YOUR VIDEO BUFFERING PROBLEMS?

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Jun 29, 2018

Access to high-speed data and smartphone is disrupting many industries. Interestingly, high-speed data is the single most dominant factor behind the rising content consumption pattern. Tapping into this massive content appetite, online streaming giants such as Netflix, Viu, Balaji Telefilms, Amazon ...

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The Rise of Over-the-Top (OTT) Content THE RISE OF OVER-THE-TOP (OTT) CONTENT

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Jun 28, 2018

Muvi is world's leading OTT Platform enabling content creators to launch their own Video or Audio Streaming Service like Netflix or Spotify instantly across Web, Mobile and TV ecosystems!

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Global Entertainment & Media Outlook 2018–2022 GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT & MEDIA OUTLOOK 2018–2022

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Jun 28, 2018

The media system is experiencing a third wave of convergence. Call it Convergence 3.0. Companies that hail from different starting points are aiming at business models that revolve around comprehensive direct-to-consumer relationships As they transform, E&M players are building up and leveraging...

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REVOLUTIONIZING STREAMING TV FOR TECHIES, TREKKIES, GEEKS, AND GAMERS REVOLUTIONIZING STREAMING TV FOR TECHIES, TREKKIES, GEEKS, AND GAMERS

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Jun 28, 2018

The purpose of this White Paper is to present the Atomic Network project to potential token holders in connection with the proposed Token Launch. The information set forth below may not be exhaustive nor does it imply any elements of a contractual relationship or promises. Its sole purpose is to pro...

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How Are Content Owners Contending with OTT Fragmentation? HOW ARE CONTENT OWNERS CONTENDING WITH OTT FRAGMENTATION?

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Jun 27, 2018

Roku's Bernarda Duarte and A + E Networks' Raj Bahl discuss emerging channel strategies in a fragmented OTT market in this clip from their panel at Streaming Media East 2018.

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A Good Start of the Year for UHD HDR A GOOD START OF THE YEAR FOR UHD HDR

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Jun 27, 2018

2018 is proving to be a successful year for Ultra HD (UHD) HDR. Recently, DIRECTV announced it will broadcast National Hockey League and National Basketball Association games throughout 2018 in UHD HDR, in addition to its DIRECTV Now streaming service supporting 4K and HDR in the future.We know that...

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Updating Rift’s Minimum and Recommended Spec OS to Windows 10 UPDATING RIFT’S MINIMUM AND RECOMMENDED SPEC OS TO WINDOWS 10

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Jun 27, 2018

Across the Oculus Platform—Rift, Touch, and our core system software—we’re continuously working to upgrade and advance the PC VR experience for everyone. Doing so requires taking full advantage of the latest technology.That’s why, as of today, we’re updating our minimum...

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What is Concept Art? Future of Entertainment Summit in Beijing, China WHAT IS CONCEPT ART? FUTURE OF ENTERTAINMENT SUMMIT IN BEIJING, CHINA

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Jun 27, 2018

Peggy Chung & Robert Simons were invited by HPC/Art Center College of Design to present in the Future of Entertainment Summit in Beijing, China. There they discuss Intellectual property development as well as concept art for the entertainment industry. They cover things like sketches, designs, f...

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Media & Entertainment Accelerator Program Anthill Studio Partners with Viacom18 to Scale Tech Startups MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT ACCELERATOR PROGRAM ANTHILL STUDIO PARTNERS WITH VIACOM18 TO SCALE TECH STARTUPS

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Jun 27, 2018

Anthill Ventures, an investment and scaling platform for early-stage startups, today announced that its accelerator program called Anthill Studio in partnership with film production and distribution company, Suresh Productions, has strategically partnered with Viacom18. This partnership will enable ...

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5 Stats shaping the TV industry right now 5 STATS SHAPING THE TV INDUSTRY RIGHT NOW

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Jun 26, 2018

Did you know Netflix plans to spend $1 billion on original series in Europe this year?$185 million USD was the amount of cash that Sony gave to DHX Media in order to secure a stake in the “Peanuts” brand. Sony now owns 39% of “Peanuts”, with DHX owning 41% and the family of &...

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Steam Link App unofficially arrives on Oculus Go STEAM LINK APP UNOFFICIALLY ARRIVES ON OCULUS GO

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Jun 26, 2018

Would you have guessed that you’d be able to play the Steam Link App on a VR headset before iOS? We wouldn’t have either, but today you can. The Oculus TV App on Oculus Go makes it all possible.Yesterday Oculus released their much anticipated Oculus TV App on Oculus Go. Their App allows ...

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How DAQRI is combining live video and AR to make workforces smarter HOW DAQRI IS COMBINING LIVE VIDEO AND AR TO MAKE WORKFORCES SMARTER

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Jun 26, 2018

DAQRI is a leader in providing professional-grade AR solutions, including the use of live video to support remote collaboration. We caught up with the team at DAQRI to find out how they are using TokBox.DAQRI’s professional-grade AR empowers workforces to be more effective. DAQRI Worksense&tra...

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IGTV AND HOW TO MAKE VIDEO WORK IN THE MESSAGING APP ECOSYSTEM IGTV AND HOW TO MAKE VIDEO WORK IN THE MESSAGING APP ECOSYSTEM

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Jun 26, 2018

The rise of the messaging app ecosystem over the previous seven years has created a profound challenge for premium video production companies. There are tight creative limitations that come with creating content for the smaller real estate of a smart phone screen and creating non-intrusive content o...

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Why are some monitor makers using 4K panels in lower resolution models? WHY ARE SOME MONITOR MAKERS USING 4K PANELS IN LOWER RESOLUTION MODELS?

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Jun 25, 2018

German site claims some monitor makers are down-rezzing 4K monitor panels, Apple may debut upgraded AirPods, we have some design idea changes for the next iPhones.

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How to Take Mobile Video Mainstream HOW TO TAKE MOBILE VIDEO MAINSTREAM

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Jun 25, 2018

Video is increasingly moving from broadcast, cable, telco and satellite links and onto the internet. And it’s clear that this trend is having a profound effect on the wider media and telecom industries. Indeed, tech upstarts are increasingly challenging established market heavyweights, the pac...

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CDN Optimization for VR Streaming CDN OPTIMIZATION FOR VR STREAMING

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Jun 23, 2018

Viewers today expect high-quality video content delivered without any interruption. Naturally, this expectation carries over to Virtual Reality (VR) 360° content. In fact, video quality is even more important with 360° content because low-quality video may cause motion sickness — clear...

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SMARTPHONE HEADS UP NAVIGATION DISPLAY SMARTPHONE HEADS UP NAVIGATION DISPLAY

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Jun 22, 2018

This new product increases the display of your phone! Sprayed with UV oil.Hard plexiglass: non-toxic anti-scratch, GPS Navigation HUD Image Reflector can reflect GPS HUD images clearly. Great vision at night without impairing the driver.HUD mobile navigation bracket exploits the hardened organic gla...

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Implementing Live-to-VOD Services IMPLEMENTING LIVE-TO-VOD SERVICES

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Jun 21, 2018

Today, replaying a scene from a live TV broadcast is as simple as hitting the rewind button and catching up on a favorite show is just a menu option away. This white paper details how AWS Elemental Delta, a video delivery platform designed to optimize the monetization, management and distribution of...

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Netflix, Amazon shaking up US entertainment industry NETFLIX, AMAZON SHAKING UP US ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY

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Jun 21, 2018

Streaming services like Netflix and Amazon are sending shockwaves throughout the entertainment industry not just because of they’re direct to consumer platforms, but now the tech giants are poaching big talent, even former US presidents, from traditional media companies.Netflix has come a long...

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TOKEN WHITEPAPER 2018 The new fair revenue distribution video platform TOKEN WHITEPAPER 2018 THE NEW FAIR REVENUE DISTRIBUTION VIDEO PLATFORM

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Jun 20, 2018

VIDDO is a pay-per-view (PPV) online video sharing platform, that uses a proprietary business model (VIS*™*) and a blockchain-based data management system to secure transparent and predictable income, and easy monetization for all relevant stakeholders who upload, consume or share content-from...

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Simplifying Media Innovation at Netflix with Archer SIMPLIFYING MEDIA INNOVATION AT NETFLIX WITH ARCHER

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Jun 20, 2018

Imagine you are developing a quick prototype to sift through all the frames of the movie Bright to find the best shots of Will Smith with an action-packed background. Your goal is to get the computer vision algorithm right with high confidence without worrying about:In the past, our developers have ...

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The State of Mobile Gaming Industry [Infographic] THE STATE OF MOBILE GAMING INDUSTRY [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Jun 19, 2018

Given the proliferation of smartphones globally, it is not difficult to understand why the future of mobile gaming is bright. As a matter of fact, mobile gaming is leading the pack in the global gaming industry, accounting for more than half of revenue in the mobile gaming industry. This is expected...

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Entertainment And Media Industry Must Leverage Trust Assets To Grow: Report ENTERTAINMENT AND MEDIA INDUSTRY MUST LEVERAGE TRUST ASSETS TO GROW: REPORT

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Jun 19, 2018

Australian entertainment and media companies must assess trust and create, capture and monetise their trust assets in order to find growth in the next five years, according to a PwC Australia report.PwC’s 17th annual Australian Entertainment & Media Outlook analyses trends and consumer and...

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Perspectives from the Global Entertainment & Media Outlook 2018–2022 PERSPECTIVES FROM THE GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT & MEDIA OUTLOOK 2018–2022

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Jun 19, 2018

Convergence is all the rage again across entertainment and media (E&M), technology and telecommunications. The thick borders that once separated these industries – and sectors within them – are dissolving. Large access providers and platform companies are integrating vertically, whil...

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Everything New in tvOS 12 for Apple TV! EVERYTHING NEW IN TVOS 12 FOR APPLE TV!

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Jun 19, 2018

TvOS 12 brings a medley of new features including zero sign-on, Dolby Atmos, and more. Read more about these changes and see the full list of features.

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Transforming Standard Video Into Slow Motion with AI TRANSFORMING STANDARD VIDEO INTO SLOW MOTION WITH AI

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Jun 18, 2018

Researchers from NVIDIA developed a deep learning-based system that can produce high-quality slow-motion videos from a 30-frame-per-second video, outperforming various state-of-the-art methods that aim to do the same.  The researchers will present their work at the annual Computer Vision and Pa...

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Video Game Streaming and Esports: Building a Live Platform VIDEO GAME STREAMING AND ESPORTS: BUILDING A LIVE PLATFORM

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Jun 18, 2018

As live-streaming video booms across market verticals, the gaming and esports segment is experiencing some of the most rapid growth. Live video on these platforms involves streamers broadcasting their gameplay, while viewers talk to the streamer and one another in a chat window.Gaming and esports au...

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Moonlight enables 2D PC Game Streaming in VR MOONLIGHT ENABLES 2D PC GAME STREAMING IN VR

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Jun 18, 2018

Recently we’ve talked a lot about PC VR Game Streaming. Everything up to now has focused on 3D VR Streaming. But what about your collection of normal 2D PC Games? We’ve got that covered too!You might already be familiar with Moonlight Game Streaming on other devices. It’s a popular...

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Growth Engineering at Netflix — Accelerating Innovation GROWTH ENGINEERING AT NETFLIX — ACCELERATING INNOVATION

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Jun 18, 2018

Millions of people visit Netflix every day. Many of them are already Netflix members, looking to enjoy their favorite movies and TV shows, and we work hard to ensure they have a great experience. Others are not yet members, and are looking to better understand our service before signing up.These pro...

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Apple HomePod Has Arrived In 3 More Countries APPLE HOMEPOD HAS ARRIVED IN 3 MORE COUNTRIES

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Jun 18, 2018

Apple has launched its HomePod in Germany, France, and Canada. DigitalTrends reports that the announcement could be an effort to boost declining sales. the Siri-enabled smart speaker is now available in six countries. The HomePod debuted five months ago. It's rumored that Apple will be announcin...

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What’s Next For VR? WHAT’S NEXT FOR VR?

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Jun 16, 2018

While VR still hasn’t received the flood of AAA content that fans have been waiting for, the industry is making headway with a handful of key announcements at E3 2018. For starters, PSVR looks like it’s getting plenty of exclusive love from well-known developers such as From Software and...

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Live Video Streaming – A Global Perspective LIVE VIDEO STREAMING – A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

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Jun 15, 2018

The key objective of this study is to gain a better understanding of consumer experiences with and attitudes towards live video streaming. In particular, we aim to uncover trends in device usage (e.g. mobile, desktop, connected TV), platform preferences (e.g. social, skinny bundle, etc.), content pr...

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Infographic: The Future of Virtual Reality INFOGRAPHIC: THE FUTURE OF VIRTUAL REALITY

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Jun 15, 2018

For companies looking to get into Immersive technologies such as VR/AR/MR/XR our Virtual Reality Consultancy services offer guidance and support on how best to incorporate these into your brand strategy.As this infographic from Fullestop demonstrates, the future of VR looks bright, so watch this spa...

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CONFIGURING THE ULTIMATE CINEMA 4D WORKSTATION CONFIGURING THE ULTIMATE CINEMA 4D WORKSTATION

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Jun 15, 2018

Because CINEMA 4D, the popular 3D modeling and animation application, offers a wide variety of features accommodating various workflows, a one-size-fits all workstation configuration does not exist. But with the help of lead 3D Modeler and Cinema 4D expert Shane Benson, we’ll look at the most ...

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Developer Perspective: Designing Awesome Locomotion In VR DEVELOPER PERSPECTIVE: DESIGNING AWESOME LOCOMOTION IN VR

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Jun 14, 2018

In this post, Sam Pattuzzi from GameDev.tv takes a look at some of the most successful mechanisms used to implement locomotion in VR. For each technique he picks apart why it works, when to use it, where it falls short as well as some example games for “research”. This post is based on a...

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The 5 numbers you need to know about Fortnite THE 5 NUMBERS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT FORTNITE

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Jun 13, 2018

Fortnite: Battle Royale has taken the world by storm this year. It is a free-to-play battle royal game which was released on September 2017.  Within a few months, the game gained traction and became one of the most watched games on Twitch, beating League of Legends and on Youtube, beating Minec...

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Telecom and Media Players are Coming Together to Win the OTT War TELECOM AND MEDIA PLAYERS ARE COMING TOGETHER TO WIN THE OTT WAR

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Jun 12, 2018

Wide penetration of smart devices, omnipresent connectivity, and the advent of media over-the-top (OTT) players are significantly impacting the media industry. There has been a major shift in video consumption from linear TV to non-linear streaming services offered by OTT players like Netflix and Hu...

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How Fortnite is transforming the gaming industry HOW FORTNITE IS TRANSFORMING THE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Jun 12, 2018

Fortnite is the biggest game on the planet right now. But beyond being super popular, this game is incredibly important to the future of the industry. Fortnite is impacting how modern video games are developed, get popular, stay relevant, and make money.

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Whitepaper: Reinventing OTT With Blockchain WHITEPAPER: REINVENTING OTT WITH BLOCKCHAIN

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Jun 11, 2018

Understand benefits of the technology such as Blockchain-based Enhanced Content Licensing and Monetization, Royalty Tracking, Usage-Based Voluntary Payment, Smart Contracts and Tokenization of Content and other use cases of in Broadcasting, Media and OTT industry.To make sense of the Blockchain revo...

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Nvidia Shield TV Review 2018 NVIDIA SHIELD TV REVIEW 2018

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Jun 11, 2018

The Nvidia Shield TV is the pinnacle of what is possible for Game Streaming. It’s a premium device that provides a refined experience. We recently took a look at the Shield TV, and here are our impressions.Nvidia changes all of that with the Shield TV. The goal of the Shield TV is to make Game...

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Top 10 Best Video Streaming Services 2018 - internet TV Providers (OTT) TOP 10 BEST VIDEO STREAMING SERVICES 2018 - INTERNET TV PROVIDERS (OTT)

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Jun 10, 2018

There is a vast world of streaming services (internet TV) beyond the well-known Netflix and Hulu. Which one will merit your subscription plan? Best Video Streaming Services 2018.

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THE FUTURE OF VIRTUAL REALITY AND VIDEO GAMES THE FUTURE OF VIRTUAL REALITY AND VIDEO GAMES

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Jun 09, 2018

Virtual reality (VR) is no longer niche. VR applications are evolving fast, and they are penetrating many industry sectors. From healthcare to the automotive industry, VR is changing the way things are done, and expectations for the future remain high.So how high are these expectations? IDC predicts...

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In-Flight Entertainment Systems: Connecting Business Acumen with Flying Pleasure IN-FLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEMS: CONNECTING BUSINESS ACUMEN WITH FLYING PLEASURE

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Jun 08, 2018

In the early days of commercial aviation, in-flight entertainment was just limited to looking out the window, reading books, talking to the fellow passengers or whatever the passenger has brought on board. With the growing popularity of air travel, airlines have been compelled to offer all sorts of ...

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Next generation of esports will be on display at video game show E3 NEXT GENERATION OF ESPORTS WILL BE ON DISPLAY AT VIDEO GAME SHOW E3

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Jun 08, 2018

The big annual video game convention, E3, will descend on Los Angeles next week, and organizers pledge even standing in line will be fun this year.The industry conference will be open to fans for the second year in a row, with an expected 15,000 gamers swarming the Los Angeles Convention Center, joi...

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DIGITAL FANTASY SPORTS Whitepaper DIGITAL FANTASY SPORTS WHITEPAPER

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Jun 08, 2018

Developments in technology have seen a lot of changes and advancements in the Fantasy Sports industry. A lot of players have entered the industry, introducing more games, to the delight of the fans. With the development and attractions of the cryptocurrency technology, a lot can be done to benefit t...

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Why VR matters to the TV industry WHY VR MATTERS TO THE TV INDUSTRY

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Jun 07, 2018

VR has established itself as an art form, as a medium for innovators, visionaries and tech enthusiasts. While it’s still seen as just that a type of art form, a format still out of reach of the average person the reality is that in order for VR to reach its potential, it needs to appeal to lar...

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How to Setup VR Cloud Gaming HOW TO SETUP VR CLOUD GAMING

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Jun 07, 2018

You no longer need to own a VR-ready Gaming PC to enjoy PC VR! It is completely possible to enjoy high quality PC VR Gaming with just a basic computer and an Oculus Go headset. VR Cloud Gaming makes it all possible. Continue reading to learn how to set it all up.With Cloud Gaming, a super computer a...

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Create a Voice-Forward Experience for Your Customers with the All-New Amazon Fire TV Cube CREATE A VOICE-FORWARD EXPERIENCE FOR YOUR CUSTOMERS WITH THE ALL-NEW AMAZON FIRE TV CUBE

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Jun 07, 2018

Today, we are excited to introduce Amazon Fire TV Cube, a hands-free 4K Ultra HD streaming media player with Alexa, allowing you to control your TV from across the room. You can find and watch your favorite TV shows and movies, power your TV on and off, change the volume, switch to different inputs,...

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The 2018 entertainment and media outlook for the UK THE 2018 ENTERTAINMENT AND MEDIA OUTLOOK FOR THE UK

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Jun 06, 2018

A snapshot of the major trends in the UK entertainment and media industry from both an advertising and consumer perspective along with our predictions for the next 5 years.

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VR Content Creation Market – Media and Entertainment Industry Pushes Market Growth VR CONTENT CREATION MARKET – MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY PUSHES MARKET GROWTH

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Jun 05, 2018

The global market for virtual reality (VR) content creation hosts a number of market players who want to invent innovative technologies in order to earn a greater market. The resources at the disposal of these players vary across a wide spectrum of the market, and there is also a great level of vari...

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Social VR Sports Broadcasting with Oculus Venues SOCIAL VR SPORTS BROADCASTING WITH OCULUS VENUES

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Jun 05, 2018

Oculus Venues is a new platform for live streaming VR broadcasting that offers a social experience. VR Chat is one of the most popular apps on any headset, and sports bars are popular for a reason. Much of the content is powered by NextVR, a robust platform that will soon bring 4K and six degrees of...

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NVIDIA SHIELD - Is It The BEST Streaming Gaming Device? NVIDIA SHIELD - IS IT THE BEST STREAMING GAMING DEVICE?

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Jun 05, 2018

The 2018 Nvidia Shield Android TV box is one the of the Fastest Media Streamers on the market, offering 4K60 HDR video and PC Gaming with GeForce Now and GameStream.

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Jun 05, 2018

“Global Animation, VFX and Game Market Size, Status and Forecast 2025 provides Market information about industry Top Key Players, Countries, Type and Application. This Animation, VFX and Game Industry report also states Company Profile, sales, Animation, VFX and Game Market revenue and price, ...

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NVIDIA’s Ultimate Gaming Platform Comes to Ultimate Tech Trade Show NVIDIA’S ULTIMATE GAMING PLATFORM COMES TO ULTIMATE TECH TRADE SHOW

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Jun 04, 2018

Whether you’re looking for motherboards or mice, cables or computer cases, you’ll find it  or get lost looking for it  amid the massive displays crowding the floor of Computex, one of the world’s largest trade shows, this week in Taipei.To help gamers navigate, we’v...

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Lessons from Building Observability Tools at Netflix LESSONS FROM BUILDING OBSERVABILITY TOOLS AT NETFLIX

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Jun 04, 2018

Our mission at Netflix is to deliver joy to our members by providing high-quality content, presented with a delightful experience. We are constantly innovating on our product at a rapid pace in pursuit of this mission. Our innovations span personalized title recommendations, infrastructure, and appl...

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How Cloud Based Computing Technology SaaS can benefit our Animation and VFX industry? HOW CLOUD BASED COMPUTING TECHNOLOGY SAAS CAN BENEFIT OUR ANIMATION AND VFX INDUSTRY?

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Jun 03, 2018

Like many other latest developments, it also belongs to cloud based computing technology. Apart from SaaS for Animation and VFX, other related technologies are Infrastructure as a service (IaaS), Platform as a service (PaaS), Managed software as a service (MSaaS), Backend as a service (BaaS), Inform...

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Are You Still Watching? How Netflix Uses AI to Find Your Next Binge-Worthy Show ARE YOU STILL WATCHING? HOW NETFLIX USES AI TO FIND YOUR NEXT BINGE-WORTHY SHOW

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Jun 01, 2018

Hollywood is no stranger to AI. Consider its role in movies such as Ex Machina and Blade Runner. Or in the popular HBO series Westworld.But while AI may play a leading role in the entertainment industry’s depictions of the future on screen, it’s already starring in entertainment behind t...

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PNY NVIDIA Quadro for Media and Entertainment PNY NVIDIA QUADRO FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

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May 31, 2018

Optimize your designs, increase client satisfaction, and lower construction costs with our new PREVAILPRO Mobile Workstation. In this educational video, you'll learn how the PREVAILPRO is best suited for Media and Entertainment.

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2018: 12 Companies that will Dominate the OTT Streaming Market 2018: 12 COMPANIES THAT WILL DOMINATE THE OTT STREAMING MARKET

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May 31, 2018

Technology is innovating and improving constantly. This fact hits home the hardest when the resources we commonly use are upgraded, connected and made infinitely more accessible. Take the television for instance. The television industry has been at the leading edge of this constant digital disruptio...

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Introducing Toshiba 4K Ultra HD - Fire TV Edition, a New Generation of Smart TVs INTRODUCING TOSHIBA 4K ULTRA HD - FIRE TV EDITION, A NEW GENERATION OF SMART TVS

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May 30, 2018

Last month, we announced a multi-year collaboration with Best Buy to bring the next generation of Fire TV Edition smart TVs to customers in the United States and Canada. Today we are excited to announce the first one, the Toshiba 4K Ultra HD - Fire TV Edition 2018, is available for pre-order, exclus...

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Infographic: The Rise of Experiential Entertainment INFOGRAPHIC: THE RISE OF EXPERIENTIAL ENTERTAINMENT

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May 29, 2018

Many LBEs are integrating mixed reality, both digital (virtual/augmented) and physical, to deliver full sensory experiences with gameplay and cinematic storytelling. And with the use of virtual reality, haptics technology and physical build-outs, these experiences are charting new territories of ent...

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The Business of eSports THE BUSINESS OF ESPORTS

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May 29, 2018

The excitement around these competitions pairs the popularity of gaming with changing demographics, growing buying power for consumers in Asia (where the sport is the most popular), increased levels of connectivity, and new technological advancements.Perhaps even more interesting is that the busines...

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Vive Focus: Hand Tracking And 6 DoF Controller Input VIVE FOCUS: HAND TRACKING AND 6 DOF CONTROLLER INPUT

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May 27, 2018

HTC provided these clips showing basic hand tracking and 6 DoF controller tracking with the Vive Focus standalone VR headset. The features are planned as future software updates for the headset.

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More time watching, less time searching: SHIELD TV upgrade brings your entertainment home MORE TIME WATCHING, LESS TIME SEARCHING: SHIELD TV UPGRADE BRINGS YOUR ENTERTAINMENT HOME

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May 24, 2018

Your SHIELD TV is getting a major upgrade. SHIELD Experience Upgrade 7.0 introduces a brand new home screen that, for the first time ever on a media streaming device, brings your favorite TV shows, movies, music, games and apps to a single screen.Whether the content is live TV, video on demand, or l...

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“Future” Tech That’s Hiding in Plain Sight: Artificial Intelligence “FUTURE” TECH THAT’S HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

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May 24, 2018

As hot as stories about artificial intelligence (AI), augmented/virtual reality (AR/VR), blockchain, and the Internet of Things (IoT) have been in recent months, we often can’t help but think of these technologies as a long way off from mainstream adoption.Movies like Ready Player One and Aven...

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All You Want to Know about Live Streaming and The Science Behind ALL YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT LIVE STREAMING AND THE SCIENCE BEHIND

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May 24, 2018

The frenzy behind the live streaming content is not a news anymore. According to reports, streaming video accounts for over two-thirds of all internet traffic and is expected to jump to 82% by 2020. OTT players are constantly evolving their service by investing on original content, prioritizing seam...

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What’s the Difference Between VR, AR and MR? WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN VR, AR AND MR?

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May 23, 2018

Get up. Brush your teeth. Put on your pants. Go to the office. That’s reality.Now, imagine you can play Tony Stark in Iron Man or the Joker in Batman. That’s virtual reality .Advances in VR have enabled people to create, play, work, collaborate and explore in computer-generated environ-m...

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Enhance Live Streaming and Recording Capabilities with HD ENHANCE LIVE STREAMING AND RECORDING CAPABILITIES WITH HD

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May 23, 2018

Today, we’re excited to bring support for 720p HD to our Recording and Live Streaming features. With this release, our APIs will provide developers an option to record OpenTok and live stream OpenTok sessions in high definition, and as a result create more engaging live video experiences.Live ...

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Top 30 Online Video Platforms to Watch in 2018 TOP 30 ONLINE VIDEO PLATFORMS TO WATCH IN 2018

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May 23, 2018

Gone are the days when the means of production and distribution of movies and creative videos were firmly in the hands of large and well-funded broadcast companies. Today, with the explosion of online video platforms, made possible by miniature HD video cameras embedded in handheld smartphones and c...

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State of the media industry: it STATE OF THE MEDIA INDUSTRY: IT'S ALL ABOUT DATA NOW

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May 23, 2018

Ooyala's new State of the Media Industry 2018 report shows that video continues to lead media organizations as they become truly digital businesses  and at the center sits data.Data and data-driven video have become the focal points of nearly every conversation in media these days. From con...

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Where’s Video Going? 10 Trends to Watch [Infographic] WHERE’S VIDEO GOING? 10 TRENDS TO WATCH [INFOGRAPHIC]

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May 22, 2018

Let’s have a look at 10 trends streaming across the online video landscape.This development, OTT, or “over the top,” where content providers sell media directly to the consumer over the Internet (think Netflix), is just one of ten trends marking the rapid evolution of video. All of...

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Intel Builds a New Solution for VR Sports Broadcasting INTEL BUILDS A NEW SOLUTION FOR VR SPORTS BROADCASTING

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May 21, 2018

Intel has built something truly revolutionary for VR sportscasting in True VR. Vr broadcasting has exploded in the past year as the entry-level cost of a headset falls lower and lower. Nearly every smartphone can now process some form of VR or panoramic content, and Intel is taking advantage with a ...

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PCCW Media introduces OTT Platform PCCW MEDIA INTRODUCES OTT PLATFORM

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May 21, 2018

PCCW Media has introduced a new OTT platform that will be dedicated to video-on-demand (VoD) service, live streaming of sports events etc.The SVOD platform named NOw E will be available for download on the Apple App Store and Google Play later this month.The company will also offer the Now E box, th...

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Rumors Swirl Over Google AR Headset To Take On HoloLens RUMORS SWIRL OVER GOOGLE AR HEADSET TO TAKE ON HOLOLENS

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May 18, 2018

Google is reportedly at work on a standalone augmented reality (AR) headset. Similar to the recently launched Lenovo Mirage Solo, which served as the launch point of Google’s own Daydream OS, this rumored AR headset will be cord-free and can run fully independent of a smartphone or computer.

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GeForce Garage - Mobile VR Rig GEFORCE GARAGE - MOBILE VR RIG

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May 17, 2018

Virtual reality has taken gaming to a whole new level of immersion. We know firsthand and have been enjoying VR gaming on the go for some time now. The rigorous use is evident on our gear, which has taken more than a few bumps and bruises. So we’re taking this opportunity to bang out a brand n...

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YouTube announces Premium subscription service YOUTUBE ANNOUNCES PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE

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May 17, 2018

YouTube is shuffling the deck on its paid tiers of video and music streaming. Announced today, YouTube Premium will take over for the soon to be phased out YouTube Red, but it’s essentially going to be the same service. Users get ad-free playback of everything on YouTube, plus access to a grow...

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Future of Media and Entertainment FUTURE OF MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

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May 16, 2018

How Content Producers Can Be Their Own Netflix as part of Raconteur’s new Future of Media and Entertainment report. It shares how companies can improve speed and efficie-ncies with smarter content supply chains.Ready to learn more? Download the full Whitepapers today.

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5 Common Live Streaming Mistakes & How to Avoid Them 5 COMMON LIVE STREAMING MISTAKES & HOW TO AVOID THEM

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May 16, 2018

Delivering a successful live stream to your audience requires a lot of moving parts (hardware, equipment, encoders, streaming platform, internet connection, etc.) working seamlessly together, in real time. This complexity is the reason that live streaming is notoriously difficult, whether you’...

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How it works: Explore the Xbox Adaptive Controller HOW IT WORKS: EXPLORE THE XBOX ADAPTIVE CONTROLLER

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May 16, 2018

Designed primarily to meet the needs of gamers with limited mobility, the Xbox Adaptive Controller is a unified hub for devices that help make gaming more accessible. Connect external devices such as switches, buttons, mounts, and joysticks to create a custom controller experience that is uniquely y...

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Introducing the Xbox Adaptive Controller INTRODUCING THE XBOX ADAPTIVE CONTROLLER

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May 16, 2018

Create a custom controller experience that is uniquely yours. The Xbox Adaptive Controller connects to external switches, buttons, mounts, and joysticks to help make gaming more accessible.

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How Video on Demand and Time-Shifting Are Changing Television HOW VIDEO ON DEMAND AND TIME-SHIFTING ARE CHANGING TELEVISION

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May 15, 2018

With OTT services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon providing hundreds of TV show options, marketers may be worrying about how to switch up their advertising strategy. But new research from the Video Advertising Bureau (VAB) shows that live TV is still king, with the majority of viewers watching their f...

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A Look Inside the New OTT Industry A LOOK INSIDE THE NEW OTT INDUSTRY

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May 14, 2018

Today’s consumers have a vast number of choices when it comes to video content and they want to access that content anytime, anywhere on any device. For cable operators, this trend represents challenges but it also implies a huge business opportunity in the OTT space. In fact, Digital TV Resea...

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SME 2018: Hey Google, What SME 2018: HEY GOOGLE, WHAT'S NEXT IN OTT?

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May 14, 2018

Online video is making viewers work—and work hard—to find content when it comes to live linear viewing. Americans spend 12 hours a day consuming media on multiple devices for live and time shifted viewing. If that doesn’t present enough of a challenge to content providers,viewers h...

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Infographic: The evolution of video production INFOGRAPHIC: THE EVOLUTION OF VIDEO PRODUCTION

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May 12, 2018

Since the very first days of “moving pictures” over a century ago, the video landscape has constantly shifted in response to the introduction of new technologies. As long as innovative tools, platforms, and formats have made their way into the mainstream, adaptation has been a crucial sk...

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FIVE TRENDS TRANSFORMING THE MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY THIS YEAR FIVE TRENDS TRANSFORMING THE MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY THIS YEAR

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May 11, 2018

There’s no denying that consumer media habits and expectations have fundamentally changed. This includes content being increasingly consumed via computer and smartphone rather than TV, as well as experiential content becoming the next evolution of delivery. Navigating the changing landscape to...

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How Will 360 Video and VR Shape the Future of Streaming Video? HOW WILL 360 VIDEO AND VR SHAPE THE FUTURE OF STREAMING VIDEO?

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May 10, 2018

Samsung video correspondent Natalie Zfat spoke to Jason Thibeault, Executive Director of the Streaming Video Alliance, about what he thinks will propel the industry forward.

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Network Adaptive Encoding for Live Video Transport NETWORK ADAPTIVE ENCODING FOR LIVE VIDEO TRANSPORT

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May 09, 2018

In this white paper, we’ll explain how Network Adaptive Encoding works to help your live video streams adapt to your network conditions, making sure your stream quality is maximized regardless of what the network is doing.Haivision’s award-winning Makito X HEVC and H.264 encoders are now...

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Mobile Gaming on the Rise MOBILE GAMING ON THE RISE

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May 08, 2018

We’ve come a long way from Ping Pong, Galaga and Double Dragon on arcade machines. Computer games have reigned supreme for decades now. But the tide is changing. Mobile smartphones and tablets are trying edge their way into the market slowly, but surely. Games like Kolikkopelit are becoming mo...

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Making AI Work for Video MAKING AI WORK FOR VIDEO

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May 08, 2018

Artificial intelligence appears poised to change everything. Indeed, Google’s top executive recently stated that AI may well be more important to humanity’s evolution than fire or electricity.And that raises an obvious question to those in the video industry: What can artificial intellig...

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Turning the tide: How Blockchain can change the rules inside gaming industry? TURNING THE TIDE: HOW BLOCKCHAIN CAN CHANGE THE RULES INSIDE GAMING INDUSTRY?

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May 04, 2018

It is no secret that the game industry is one of the most profitable and technologically advanced industries promoted today.With the speedy implementation of blockchain in different spheres of our life, its adoption by gaming is imminent and is no less significant than the synergy of online tech and...

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TOP 10 BEST VR GAMES - 2018 TOP 10 BEST VR GAMES - 2018

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May 03, 2018

Compatible with HCT Live and Oculus Rift, this game takes us to a new world full of mysteries.An epic fantasy adventure that explores new magical lands and ancestral dragons.This game is located in a utopian world full of monstrous creatures that you will have to destroy. It is a struggle for surviv...

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360 VR Roller Coaster on the Moon: Virtual Reality 3D video 360 VR ROLLER COASTER ON THE MOON: VIRTUAL REALITY 3D VIDEO

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May 02, 2018

360 VR Roller Coaster on the Moon: Virtual Reality 3D video for Oculus Go, VR Box, Samsung Gear VR, Google cardboard, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive or other virtual reality headset or viewer.Use YouTube App to see this 360 VR video on smartphones.Try this 360 vr extreme roller coaster installed on the moon ...

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How to stand out of the crowd in an overcrowded OTT marketplace? HOW TO STAND OUT OF THE CROWD IN AN OVERCROWDED OTT MARKETPLACE?

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May 02, 2018

In an age where US TV consumers enjoy an excess of viewing options, video providers are finding themselves looking for new solutions that will help them keep their customers engaged. For the consumers themselves, it used to be a pretty simple choice: cable or satellite TV. Today, video providers off...

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The Impending Death of Media Streaming Devices THE IMPENDING DEATH OF MEDIA STREAMING DEVICES

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May 02, 2018

Your living room TV is the battleground for connected content experiences. At war are smart TV manufacturers, streaming stick brands, and set-top boxes. The beginning of 2018 saw the war heat up as TV manufacturers rolled out some breakthrough innovations at CES 2018.Samsung announced that its 2018 ...

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Top Advantages Of 360 Interactive VR-Ready Video For Web TOP ADVANTAGES OF 360 INTERACTIVE VR-READY VIDEO FOR WEB

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May 01, 2018

360-degree videos just around the corner from being a mainstream medium for a number of different sectors including education, social media, and entertainment. Each year since 2015, the number of active VR users have more than doubled than the active VR users of their corresponding previous year. Wh...

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A Technical Guide to HEVC, fMP4, CMAF and HTML5-Based Video A TECHNICAL GUIDE TO HEVC, FMP4, CMAF AND HTML5-BASED VIDEO

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May 01, 2018

According to a 2017 PricewaterhouseCoopers survey of media & entertainment CEOs  75% of executives list technological change as one of the things that keep them awake at night. Nowhere is change happening more rapidly than in the online video industry. When video consumers say they’re...

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Predicting the future of media and entertainment PREDICTING THE FUTURE OF MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

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May 01, 2018

From a surge in popularity of virtual reality to downloading entire films in seconds via 5G, the media and entertainment industry will be unrecognisable in years to come.The data explosion has heavily impacted the media, entertainment and advertising (MEA) industries. Today’s consumers are vie...

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HQ Trivia and the Race to Ultra-Low Latency Live Streaming HQ TRIVIA AND THE RACE TO ULTRA-LOW LATENCY LIVE STREAMING

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May 01, 2018

Mobile gaming sensation HQ Trivia is being hyped as the future of mobile video and of live TV. Indeed, that is what its makers, Intermedia Labs, have suggested.HQ Trivia is a free, interactive iPhone game (with Android in beta) that mimics the format of a TV quiz show. Multiple-choice quizzes are ru...

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Oculus Go Available Now: Our Best VR Optics in Our First Standalone VR Headset OCULUS GO AVAILABLE NOW: OUR BEST VR OPTICS IN OUR FIRST STANDALONE VR HEADSET

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May 01, 2018

Today, we’re excited to announce that Oculus Go is now available at oculus.com in 23 countries! Break free of the confines of traditional 2D screens with your favorite entertainment, level up your play style from inside the game, and spend quality time hanging out with friends—no matter ...

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How Does Quality-Defined Variable Bitrate (QVBR) Control Improve Video Quality? HOW DOES QUALITY-DEFINED VARIABLE BITRATE (QVBR) CONTROL IMPROVE VIDEO QUALITY?

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Apr 30, 2018

Quality-defined variable bitrate (QVBR) control is a new rate control mode designed to deliver consistently high-quality video viewing experiences that keep your audiences coming back for more, and your budget under control – saving you up to 50% on storage and delivery costs in the process.If...

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2018 Media and Entertainment Industry Outlook 2018 MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY OUTLOOK

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Apr 30, 2018

The 2018 Media & Entertainment Outlook reviews where opportunities for growth are occurring, trends companies should be mindful of, and which markets are emerging in the sector.Video on demand. Content streaming. Hyper-targeted content and advertising. These are just a few of the developments th...

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CTV & OTT TAKE CENTER STAGE AS WE ENTER THE NEWFRONTS CTV & OTT TAKE CENTER STAGE AS WE ENTER THE NEWFRONTS

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Apr 30, 2018

The 2018 NewFronts are here! This week-long event gathers the industry’s brightest minds, from the most influential companies, to share the latest and greatest opportunities that help us navigate through the most difficult challenges facing advertisers and marketers today.Over-the-top (OTT) an...

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Optimized Incident Management for the Gaming Industry OPTIMIZED INCIDENT MANAGEMENT FOR THE GAMING INDUSTRY

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Apr 29, 2018

King’s Product Owner of Business Intelligence, Lukasz Korbolewski, shares how King is using Anodot’s AI Analytics for to proactively address business incidents in real time, minimizing revenue loss and identifying opportunities.

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From AR to VR: After games, what’s the next big market for ‘extended reality?’ FROM AR TO VR: AFTER GAMES, WHAT’S THE NEXT BIG MARKET FOR ‘EXTENDED REALITY?’

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Apr 28, 2018

It’s OK to be confused about what the hot markets will be for digitally extended reality. Because figuring out which uses will become popular next whether that reality is augmented, mixed, or virtual is almost as complicated as defining the technology.Yes, games are hot for sure, especially as...

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How to avoid motion sickness caused by VR headsets while gaming HOW TO AVOID MOTION SICKNESS CAUSED BY VR HEADSETS WHILE GAMING

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Apr 27, 2018

With a price as steep as $399 for an Oculus Rift, or $499 for an HTC Vive, I could understand why you want to make sure you'll be able to enjoy your new toys. But, don't let nausea you felt while play-testing a VR headset change your mind about owning one for yourself.Realizing you can't...

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Next-Generation Streaming with the Open Caching Network NEXT-GENERATION STREAMING WITH THE OPEN CACHING NETWORK

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Apr 27, 2018

How do you make your streaming viewers happier, so they consume more content and keep their subscription longer? The key is in how you address critical technical challenges like scale, quality, and startup time. In this post, you’ll learn about the Streaming Video Alliance’s Open Caching...

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Video Streaming with Instant Live Channel Provisioning VIDEO STREAMING WITH INSTANT LIVE CHANNEL PROVISIONING

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Apr 26, 2018

Modern video is all about instant delivery. The rise of video streaming giants like Netflix and Amazon is one salient indication that most viewers prefer instant-access video. Nowadays, digital screens are becoming the norm. According to a 2017 study, 77 percent of millennials would rather watch the...

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Game over: Digital subscriptions are the future for video games as physical disc sales fade GAME OVER: DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS ARE THE FUTURE FOR VIDEO GAMES AS PHYSICAL DISC SALES FADE

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Apr 25, 2018

How big are video games these days?: According to the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the U.S. video games industry was worth $36 billion in 2017 (including software and hardware sales, as well as subscriptions to various services)  a 16 percent increase from 2016. That sets videos ga...

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5 Slick Bandwidth Optimization Techniques 5 SLICK BANDWIDTH OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES

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Apr 25, 2018

Bandwidth is a measurement of the volume of data that a network or server receives/ transmits over a given amount of time. A video is delivered over the web to browsers and apps as data. During the process, the amount of data transferred is the bandwidth consumed to which a user gets charged for. Wh...

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Connecting VLC Media Player Using RTP to AWS Media Services in the Cloud CONNECTING VLC MEDIA PLAYER USING RTP TO AWS MEDIA SERVICES IN THE CLOUD

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Apr 23, 2018

In this second installment of a five-part blog series, you are learning how to configure and connect various encoders to AWS Media Services. AWS Media Services enable you to deliver highly scalable over-the-top (OTT) video experiences to customers. In order to stream a live channel or event, video s...

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Self-Healing Workflows: Enabling Ease of Operations for TV Stations SELF-HEALING WORKFLOWS: ENABLING EASE OF OPERATIONS FOR TV STATIONS

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Apr 23, 2018

The challenges that enterprise level MVPDs and broadcast networks face in order to deliver timely content to viewers are many. The variety of technologies utilized to receive, prepare, QC and distribute content to thousands of locations presents an additional hurdle to operational efficiency. Tracki...

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How to Score, Enhance, and Caption Your Videos with YouTube Creator Studio HOW TO SCORE, ENHANCE, AND CAPTION YOUR VIDEOS WITH YOUTUBE CREATOR STUDIO

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Apr 23, 2018

As video pros, we don’t often consider YouTube a viable option for postproduction. But there are a surprising number of features found under the site’s Creator Studio that can be useful time savers. The editing capabilities found in YouTube’s back end aren’t going to compete ...

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The Dystopian Era of Streaming Video: How to Survive and Thrive THE DYSTOPIAN ERA OF STREAMING VIDEO: HOW TO SURVIVE AND THRIVE

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Apr 23, 2018

When I started in the industry in the 1990s I dreamed of a future where video was everywhere and completely accessible, unleashed by the power of the internet. It would be a utopia. We’d be unchained from the dayparting broadcast schedule that drew lines between ages and taste in the living ro...

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The Future of Augmented Reality (Infographic) THE FUTURE OF AUGMENTED REALITY (INFOGRAPHIC)

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Apr 22, 2018

When you think of augmented reality, Pokémon Go might be the first thing to come to mind. But AR isn’t just for games. This innovative tech is making an impact on a number of industries.According to recent research by Lumus Vision, while AR video games are expected to reach potential re...

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How Improbable is Using Gaming to Create Virtual Worlds HOW IMPROBABLE IS USING GAMING TO CREATE VIRTUAL WORLDS

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Apr 19, 2018

Improbable is building the Matrix. CEO Herman Narula explains to WIRED Live 2017 how the company uses games to inspire the virtual worlds it creates.WIRED events shine a spotlight on the innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs who are changing our world for the better. Explore this channel for video...

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VR & AR Trends for 2018 [Infographic] VR & AR TRENDS FOR 2018 [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Apr 19, 2018

Virtual and Augmented Reality are showing no slowing down as we are almost halfway through 2018. Here at VR Vision we compiled some useful statistics around the latest trends in VR/AR for 2018 and how we predict the market to shape up for the rest of the year.

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MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT BENCHMARKS REPORT MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT BENCHMARKS REPORT

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Apr 19, 2018

In the early part of this century, everything started going wrong for the media & entertainment industry. No, Y2K didn’t hit, but plenty in legacy media—for our purposes, that means the audio, gaming, video, and written media companies that are competing for users’ free time&md...

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4 of the best Virtual Reality software for Windows 10 PCs 4 OF THE BEST VIRTUAL REALITY SOFTWARE FOR WINDOWS 10 PCS

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Apr 18, 2018

Virtual Reality has been on the rise since the turn of the century with different applications of this technology. VR entails computer-generated scenarios that simulate real-life experiences. This innovation has changed the landscape as architects, game developers and graphic designers rely on VR to...

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The video revolution is here THE VIDEO REVOLUTION IS HERE

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Apr 18, 2018

The new era of video production and delivery is upon us.As billions of dollars are being invested in original content creation and licensing to satisfy audiences and gain market success, it’s clear how high the stakes are rising to get content and get it right.The fact remains, however, that m...

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The Revolution in VR Pleasure Entertainment THE REVOLUTION IN VR PLEASURE ENTERTAINMENT

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Apr 17, 2018

Get ready for the ITO of the year and become part of an amazing high-tech revolution.The redBUX token will be the engine boosting the development of the most advanced, responsive, virtual reality experience ever created.

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THE FUTURE OF EXPERIENCE WITH VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED REALITY THE FUTURE OF EXPERIENCE WITH VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED REALITY

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Apr 16, 2018

As the world, business and consumers are moving everyday closer to the digital era, relationships are also transforming into a digital zone. From almost two decades ago when distant relatives would exchange emails and e-cards to the now common video calls and voice messages; technology has predomina...

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How Streaming Is Changing TV as We Know It HOW STREAMING IS CHANGING TV AS WE KNOW IT

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Apr 16, 2018

It’s no secret that streaming services from Netflix to YouTube have been causing trouble for traditional networks, but new data shows that they’ve been morphing the way we think about television as we know it, from cable subscriptions to binge-watching. Market research company GfK MRI fo...

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How Successful Video Businesses Maximize Their Revenue HOW SUCCESSFUL VIDEO BUSINESSES MAXIMIZE THEIR REVENUE

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Apr 16, 2018

Video entertainment is not what it was 5, 10 or 15 years ago. That said, today’s video business landscape offers tremendous growth opportunities.  Streaming services recently surpassed cable distribution and paid TV just had its worst quarter on record for subscription losses. OTT video p...

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Full body VR gaming suit - Teslasuit FULL BODY VR GAMING SUIT - TESLASUIT

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Apr 13, 2018

We try the teslasuit, a full body gaming suit for VR. It provides haptic feedback to simulate gameplay to immerse you more. We also look at emerging technologies in the world of virtual reality, including VR surgery.

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What’s New at Zype: Video Apps Marketplace WHAT’S NEW AT ZYPE: VIDEO APPS MARKETPLACE

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Apr 13, 2018

We’re excited to announce our new Video Apps Marketplace experience, providing customers with access to the distribution endpoints and app marketplaces that Zype supports publishing on. This includes unlocking access to API and app keys, web embeddables and plugins, playthrough feeds, referenc...

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HDR A Guide to High Dynamic Range Operation for Live Broadcast Applications HDR A GUIDE TO HIGH DYNAMIC RANGE OPERATION FOR LIVE BROADCAST APPLICATIONS

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Apr 12, 2018

HDR is winning over consumers today because of its ability to deliver a visibly wider range of highlights and shadows, as well as more realistic color and detail. Thanks to its contrast ratio, which is much closer to the conditions found in real life, HDR allows image reproduction that is much close...

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Virtual Reality IFE Opportunities and Obstacles Addressed VIRTUAL REALITY IFE OPPORTUNITIES AND OBSTACLES ADDRESSED

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Apr 11, 2018

In 2014 Facebook kicked off one of the biggest tech trends in recent history when they acquired Virtual Reality (VR) headset producer Oculus Rift. Four years down the line and the conversation around VR is still booming, with new advancements, applications, content and investments being made every s...

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Live UHD Streaming of Sports is Gaining Momentum LIVE UHD STREAMING OF SPORTS IS GAINING MOMENTUM

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Apr 10, 2018

In 2015, the NFL streamed an entire football game over the internet. As the first live sports event to be streamed to a worldwide audience, this was quite a feat. Over the last few years, over-the-top (OTT) technologies and services have evolved immensely to where streaming of live sports is now nea...

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The Best Music Streaming Services In 2018 [Infographic] THE BEST MUSIC STREAMING SERVICES IN 2018 [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Apr 09, 2018

Although vinyl seems to be making a hipster-generated comeback, that old CD collection is nearing obsoletion. The rise and rise of music streaming services might be destroying physical media sales, but man, it makes my life super easy. Spotify, Apple Music... Pandora? Which streaming service is the ...

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Media and Entertainment Incumbents Strike Back MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INCUMBENTS STRIKE BACK

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Apr 09, 2018

The digital world has turned the media and entertainment (M&E) industry upside down. Digital disruptors such as Netflix and Amazon are now competing directly with traditional M&E companies for the time, advocacy and money of consumers. Two years ago, CxOs told us they were deeply worried abo...

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Automated Work Order Management – The Key to Drive Efficiencies and Reduce Costs in Media & Entertainment AUTOMATED WORK ORDER MANAGEMENT – THE KEY TO DRIVE EFFICIENCIES AND REDUCE COSTS IN MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT

blog article

Apr 09, 2018

Today, running a profitable Media & Entertainment (M&E) enterprise is more difficult than ever. The frequency and speed with which original content is being generated has been increasing at a rate never before seen in the industry, with more and more people working on content. Supply chains ...

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Our NAB 2018 releases: OTT Live, new hardware and software OUR NAB 2018 RELEASES: OTT LIVE, NEW HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE

blog article

Apr 09, 2018

Ah, NAB. The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is the world’s leading media technology tradeshow, and it only comes around once a year. Every April, broadcast and media professionals descend upon Las Vegas, showcasing their newest products for the video industry. That means us, and th...

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Live Intelligent Closed Captions for Broadcast Networks LIVE INTELLIGENT CLOSED CAPTIONS FOR BROADCAST NETWORKS

blog article

Apr 09, 2018

With the news moving at lightning speeds, consumers are more tuned into current events than ever while media companies are challenged to keep pace. Broadcast networks are under intense pressure to respond quickly to breaking news, world events, and sporting games in order to satisfy consumer demand ...

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HD Video and Peripheral Signal Extension and Switching HD VIDEO AND PERIPHERAL SIGNAL EXTENSION AND SWITCHING

whitepaper

Apr 06, 2018

Considering the many available extension and switching solutions might seem like an overwhelming task. But taking some time to research and understand your options will be well worth the investment. Whether your application is digital high-definition video, KVM, matrix, or peripheral switching, usin...

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How to setup a VR or 360 Camera - Insta360 Pro HOW TO SETUP A VR OR 360 CAMERA - INSTA360 PRO

video

Apr 05, 2018

Continuing on our theme of VR and 360 Video today I wanted to show you how easy it is to set up a 360 camera. Specifically the InstaPro 360. In about 5 mins I will have you up and shooting 360 videos!

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Movie Theatre vs OTT: The Curious Case of SVOD Originals MOVIE THEATRE VS OTT: THE CURIOUS CASE OF SVOD ORIGINALS

blog article

Apr 05, 2018

Last year, when Netflix was participating in Cannes Film Festival with its action-adventure film Okja which got 4-minutes of standing ovation after the screening, little did it know that it will be ruled out of the film festival the next year. The Cannes officials were pretty clear in their stand wh...

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