Meta Likely To Launch Its First Augmented Reality Glasses In 2024

Meta may launch its first augmented reality (AR) glasses in 2024. It will likely emerge as a marquee product for the company as CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants them to represent an “iPhone moment” for Meta. Meta has already committed billions of dollars into the development of the project codenamed ‘Nazare’, Verge reported. The AR glasses … Read more

Meta’s Quest mixed reality apps show off future of AR, VR

The next big thing in VR may be your living room furniture: Meta is releasing a new SDK for its Quest VR headset next week that will make it easier for developers to incorporate real-world surroundings into VR apps and games. The release marks a major step toward bringing mixed reality experiences to Meta’s VR … Read more

From AR To XR: Here’s A Glossary Of Web3 Terms You Need To Know

Whether it’s Meta, a MetaMask or the metaverse, here’s an explanation for many of the most commonly-used web3 terms. Airdrop. In the crypto world, an airdrop is a free distribution of tokens or coins from a company directly into its users ‘or members’ wallets. Augmented reality (AR). A technology that combines elements of virtual reality … Read more

From AR To XR: Here’s A Glossary Of Web3 Terms You Need To Know

Whether it’s Meta, a MetaMask or the metaverse, here’s an explanation for many of the most commonly-used web3 terms. Airdrop. In the crypto world, an airdrop is a free distribution of tokens or coins from a company directly into its users ‘or members’ wallets. Augmented reality (AR). A technology that combines elements of virtual reality … Read more

Samsung enters metaverse race; developing virtual reality headsets, Marketing & Advertising News, ET BrandEquity

Samsung is reportedly developing a virtual reality headset under the Galaxy name as its first metaverse-related product. (Image courtesy: iStock) Samsung Electronics is accelerating its research and development of metaverse-related technologies in a bid to nurture its new growth engines, joining the growing list of global tech firms that are betting big on the new … Read more

VR Mars metaverse built by Fortnite maker will let you experience life on Red Planet

NASA has partnered up with Epic Games to create a virtual reality Mars metaverse. The joint project hopes to become a helpful tool for space agencies when planning the first human expedition on the Red Planet. To get the ball rolling, Nasa has partnered with HeroX to launch the MarsXR challenge. This test tasks developers … Read more

BYAC Raises $ 320 Million For Otherside, Tower 26’s New VR Fund, Kinetix $ 11 Million Seed For 3D Creation

Look what you’ve done you naughty, reckless ape! You’ve crashed Etherium! BAYC Bored Ape Metaverse Frenzy Raises $ 320 Million, Crashes Ethereum Yuga Labs’ sale of #NFT land in Otherside will fund the creation of Otherside, the planned Bored Ape community / game with a really awesome trailer. Each plot costs ~ $ 5,800 plus … Read more

Instagram Reels to bring TikTok-like template feature

Instagram users will soon get preset templates to create their own Reels. Meta-owned photo sharing app Instagram is reportedly testing a new feature that will bring templates for Reels, allowing creators to make reels in the preset format like other videos. The ‘Templates’ tool feature is currently being rolled out for a few beta testers … Read more