Tag: augmented reality
Snap to launch a test turning NFTs into AR Snapchat lenses
The test "would allow NFT artists to showcase their designs on the Snapchat platform as augmented reality filters".
July 13, 2022
Mark Zuckerberg on AR/VR: ‘Getting spatial audio right is key’
As a technology, spatial audio has been higher on the music industry's agenda in recent times, thanks in part to the push for spatial music from Apple Music and Amazon Music.
June 27, 2022
33 companies to watch if you’re interested in music and the metaverse
Partnerships between the music and games industries go back decades, but in 2022 there’s a lot of talk about music and ‘the metaverse’ – a catch-all term that includes games, virtual worlds and augmented...
June 21, 2022
Snap and Live Nation launched AR lenses for Governors Ball event
It involved a third partner, telco Verizon Wireless, with Snap creating two AR lenses for Snapchat users to create with during the festival.
June 13, 2022
Spotify makes Wet Leg ‘Band Name Generator’ Instagram filter
Here's one way a band can ease the burden of creating content for social media: let streaming services and celebrity fans take the strain.
June 1, 2022
Startup ImmerSphere is exploring AR music performances
The latest startup exploring whether augmented reality (AR) technology can do fun things for music is ImmerSphere.
May 31, 2022
AR startup Jadu raises $36m to build its web3-infused game
Back in the (not too distant) past, there were plenty of mobile augmented reality startups scrabbling for attention.
May 30, 2022
Pokémon Go maker invests in deadmau5 and Plastikman’s Pixelynx
The company, founded by musicians deadmau5 and Plastikman, has unveiled its first mobile game, and investment from Niantic.
May 26, 2022
Coldplay launch an app for their Music of the Spheres tour
Artist apps are still a thing: witness Coldplay's new Android and iOS app, released for the band's 'Music of the Spheres' tour.
May 6, 2022
Snap and Live Nation team up for AR experiences at concerts
Snapchat's parent company held its Snap Partner Summit event this week with various product and partnership announcements, including one focusing on music.
April 29, 2022
Coachella 2022 kicks off with Fortnite drop and Flume AR stream
Epic Games worked with Coachella to launch a drop of festival items in Fortnite, including outfits, back bling and pickaxes.
April 19, 2022