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Meta develops three AI models for metaverse that provide realistic sounds in VR environments

Meta (formerly Facebook) has built three new artificial intelligence (AI) models designed to make sound more realistic in mixed and virtual reality experiences. The three AL models — Visual-Acoustic Matching, Visually-Informed Dereverberation and VisualVoice — focus on human speech and sounds in video and are designed to push “us toward a more immersive reality at […]

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Virtual reality will take Buncombe County students to places they’ve never been

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Metaverse: Virtual Realty to become a Virtual Reality

By Ramesh Nair There is a new world out there, where one can buy and sell land, collaborate with colleagues, go on a trip with friends and even attend concerts. Just that all of it is virtual and is called Metaverse. Metaverse is a three-dimensional, immersive virtual platform where users can interact with each other using […]

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A metaverse fashion show puts the spotlight on challenges, possibilities

A bright moon in the background, a star-studded night and models walking on water. This couturier’s fantasy might not play out in the real world, as Shubhika of the label Papa Don’t Preach will tell you, but it did in the metaverse. Earlier this month, Shubhika became the first Indian designer to showcase a six-piece […]

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Amid metaverse buzz, Apple likely to launch AR/MR headset in January 2023

Apple will release its augmented reality (AR)-mixed reality (MR) headset in January next year, as the buzz around metaverse gains steam. According to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the vast potential demand in the Chinese market and “Apple AR/MR, which will likely release in January 2023, will also favour the continued rapid growth of the headset […]

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Meta, Microsoft & Other Tech Giants Form Metaverse Standards Body, Without Apple

In a press release put out on 21 June on their website, the Metaverse Standards Forum announced their formation, and said that they are an organisation that is free for any company to join. Companies that would like to fund projects or provide Forum oversight can join as a Principal member of the Forum. The […]

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Apple’s Metaverse Snub Highlights AR/VR Tech Woes

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Yashoda Hospitals Hyderabad becomes first healthcare group in India to be on Metaverse

Yashoda Hospitals Group from Hyderabad has acquired a parcel of land on decentraland, the most popular metaverse platform. The group has set up an experience zone to mark the 30+ years of healthcare service it has offered to the people. This makes Yashoda Hospitals the first Hospital in the country to set its footprint on […]

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Facebook-owner Meta shows future applications of metaverse – Times of India

Meta has been doubling down on its efforts for its VR-powered Metaverse, a virtual space where everyone’s online avatar would be able to socially engage, with potential applications in different fields. The social media giant has put out some futuristic videos showcasing the possible applications of the future iterations of its VR headset. That the […]

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A dark web version of the metaverse and the security risks associated with it – ET CIO

The metaverse will be an immersive version of the internet with interactive features using different technologies such as virtual and augmented reality, 3D graphics, 5G, hologram, NFT, blockchain, haptic sensors, and artificial intelligence. Every technology that is being used as a building block for the metaverse brings its own risks. These components are owned and […]