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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella shares metaverse plans, talks about users' immersive experience on MS Teams
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella shares metaverse plans, talks about users' immersive experience on MS Teams

MS Teams will allow users to create their own 3D digital avatars and collaborate in virtual spaces by plugging into the virtual reality headset such as Microsoft’s HoloLens and Facebook’s Oculus.

Facebook reveals 'horizon workrooms' that allow people to work together in virtual rooms
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Facebook reveals 'horizon workrooms' that allow people to work together in virtual rooms

This enables participants to join a meeting as an avatar in virtual reality or by video calling.

FirstAct: Watch 11:11, a physical theatre performance on virtual reality therapy that devises new corporeal expression
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FirstAct: Watch 11:11, a physical theatre performance on virtual reality therapy that devises new corporeal expression

Through '11:11', the creators aim at exploring how the VR ‘in-world' works in opposition to the actual world in which the subject is effectively rendered blind by their headset.

FirstAct: In '11:11', an experimental performance that explores virtual reality as a therapeutic aid
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FirstAct: In '11:11', an experimental performance that explores virtual reality as a therapeutic aid

Captured on camera in a single take, 11:11 is a response to the growing disaffection induced by the pandemic in a year that has pushed us online with a vengeance.

Microsoft Mesh, a new mixed reality platform, sets stage for a future with Star Wars-like Holograms
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Microsoft Mesh, a new mixed reality platform, sets stage for a future with Star Wars-like Holograms

Mesh is powered by Azure cloud computing systems that combine data center processing power with artificial intelligence.

Microgravity launches AR/VR gaming facility in Gurgaon; open for public 28 February onwards
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Microgravity launches AR/VR gaming facility in Gurgaon; open for public 28 February onwards

Microgravity plans to open six more VR-AR facilities in the country across Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Pune and Goa.

Apple’s rumored VR headset to feature 8K displays, could be priced around $3,000: Report
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Apple’s rumored VR headset to feature 8K displays, could be priced around $3,000: Report

The headset is expected to be designed to work as a standalone device, which means it can operate on a cell instead of requiring support from any charging portal on the wall or a Mac.

Artificial intelligence, emerging technologies to replace 69% of manager’s routine work by 2024: Survey
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Artificial intelligence, emerging technologies to replace 69% of manager’s routine work by 2024: Survey

Artificial intelligence and emerging technologies will undeniably change the role of the manager and will allow employees to extend their degree of responsibility and influence, without taking on management tasks.

Virtual Reality: How the tech is helping kids with autism to become familiar with the real world scenarios
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Virtual Reality: How the tech is helping kids with autism to become familiar with the real world scenarios

The VR scenarios introduce children to situations like visiting a shopping mall or getting on an aircraft.

'Moo-tivational step for dairy farmers': In Russia, VR goggles tested on cows to improve their mood and milk quality
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'Moo-tivational step for dairy farmers': In Russia, VR goggles tested on cows to improve their mood and milk quality

It is unclear if the cows’ milk production increased due to the experiment, but the Russian government claimed that the experiment resulted in decreased anxiety and improved the emotional mood of the herd.

China fighting deepfakes by making it illegal to post fake videos without disclosure
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China fighting deepfakes by making it illegal to post fake videos without disclosure

Any use of AI or VR needs to be clearly marked and failure to do so could be considered a criminal offence.

Unite India 2019 : AR/VR use in edtech and enterprise scenarios were dominant themes at this dev con
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Unite India 2019 : AR/VR use in edtech and enterprise scenarios were dominant themes at this dev con

Unity wants to capitalise on the non-gaming sector in India as that is where most of the users and most of the traction is.

Apple to release its first AR headset in 2022 followed by AR glasses in 2023: Report
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Apple to release its first AR headset in 2022 followed by AR glasses in 2023: Report

According to the report, Apple's AR headset is codenamed N301 and looks like a slim version of the Oculus Quest VR headset

Louvre Museum's ambitious retrospective offers a virtual reality experience of Da Vinci's Mona Lisa
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Louvre Museum's ambitious retrospective offers a virtual reality experience of Da Vinci's Mona Lisa

Paris’s Louvre Museum is offering a virtual reality experience of its most famous painting, the Mona Lisa, as part of its decade-in-the-making retrospective of Leonardo da Vinci.

Oxford University-backed Project Dastaan to recreate lost legacies of Partition survivors through virtual reality
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Oxford University-backed Project Dastaan to recreate lost legacies of Partition survivors through virtual reality

Project Dastaan, an initiative led by a group of students at Oxford University, seeks to use virtual reality (VR) to reconnect Partition survivors with their childhood, heritage, and ancestry.

Inside Mumbai's Raj Bhavan Bunker Museum: Underground shelter to offer visitors glimpse into Indian history
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Inside Mumbai's Raj Bhavan Bunker Museum: Underground shelter to offer visitors glimpse into Indian history

From historical anecdotes, tokens of colonial craftsmanship, to virtual reality booths that offer cannon-firing experience — Raj Bhavan's Bunker Museum is almost like travelling back in time to the 19th century.

Audi India opens showroom that lets buyers customise their cars in AR and VR
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Audi India opens showroom that lets buyers customise their cars in AR and VR

Also showcased at the event was Audi's first-ever pure-electric offering, the e-Tron.

Apple files patent for mixed reality headsets that can track your facial expressions
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Apple files patent for mixed reality headsets that can track your facial expressions

This is interesting considering how Tim Cook has always maintained that AR is the future, and not VR.

Google I/O: 7 announcements from past events that we're still waiting for
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Google I/O: 7 announcements from past events that we're still waiting for

Google hasn’t pulled the plug on the majority of these, hence there’s a good chance we could still see them sooner or later.

Facebook F8 conference starts at 10.30 pm today: When and where to watch
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Facebook F8 conference starts at 10.30 pm today: When and where to watch

The event will start off today, that is 20 April at 10.30 pm IST and will go on till 1 May.