Tag: synthetic reality
Virtual influencer and artist Reah Keem stars in LG CES keynote
Reah Keem is an influencer and DJ; she has a SoundCloud for her own music; she wears ‘Stay Punk Forever’ hoodies… and she’s entirely virtual. Welcome to 2021, folks. Keem is the latest example of...
January 12, 2021
Hatsune Miku online concert zooms past its Kickstarter goal
Long before Riot Games started creating virtual artists like K/DA and Seraphine, Japanese avatar star Hatsune Miku was playing stadium gigs. Now her creators are working on a big virtual concert based on her 'Miku Expo'...
November 13, 2020
Deep Word is the latest startup creating synthetic video
The word ‘deepfake’ already has negative connotations: of people manipulating photos, audio and/or video for nefarious purposes. That’s why you’re going to hear the word ‘synthetic’ a lot in the coming months:...
October 26, 2020
Riot Games created a new virtual influencer called Seraphine
Last month we reported on Riot Games, the publisher of esports game League of Legends, launching a new track for its virtual pop group K/DA. What we hadn't spotted, then, was a cover of the group's past hit 'Pop/Stars'...
September 7, 2020