Behind the Scenes of the World’s Best XR Creators

Interview with Oliver Kibblewhite from REWIND At Halo Labs we are on a mission to reveal the ultimate workflow for creating XR digital products. We believe that this mission can only be achieved by working together with the community, sharing knowledge and exchanging thoughts. Read more…

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USA Today Enhances Notre Dame Fire Coverage with Augmented Reality Experience

Excerpt from USA Today Just days later, on Wednesday, the augmented reality team at USA Today managed to add a related interactive 3D experience to its app, displaying the famous structure as it appeared before the conflagration. The news outlet published the interactive experience to its iOS and Android apps alongside its traditional news account of the fire and the […]

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NVidia book release on realtime raytracing : Ray Tracing Gems

This book is a collection of articles focused on ray tracing techniques for serious practitioners. Like other “gems” books, it focuses on subjects commonly considered too advanced for introductory texts, yet rarely addressed by research papers. The electronic version of this books is free to download, and can be shared under the terms of the Creative […]

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Record label contracts algorithm for the first time

Algorithm Endel ‘signed’ a major label contract. Is Artificial Intelligence the future of music? The app Endel, developed by a Berlin based team of artists, developers and scientists, creates automatically music that fits our mood, but unlike its human counterparts it won’t cause scandals for excessive drinking of alcohol, use of drugs or sexual harassment. […]

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Is it AI or a Circus Automaton? Alter 3 conducted “Scary Beauty“, a German debut performance with the Japanese Philharmonic Düsseldorf and Keiichiro Shibuya (piano)

Image credit: Monika Ritterhaus, tanzhaus nrw Here comes another example of humanoid robotics: Alter 3. Jointly developed by laboratories studying artificial life at Osaka University and the University of Tokyo, Alter is powered by a neural network. Uniquely, the robot decides to move on its own, waving its arms, fingers, the upper torso, and its […]

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