Google Adds Famous Monuments & Iconic Buildings to Augmented Reality Search Feature

Even with unlimited resources and a serious case of wanderlust, its unlikely that you or I will be able to see all of the most famous structures in the world in person.

That being the case, Google can now bring those landmarks to you in augmented reality.

Don’t Miss: Hands-On: Here’s How Augmented Reality in Google Search Works

Google’s Arts & Culture team has added 3D virtual tours of 19 iconic landmarks to its Search product, including locations like Tokyo Tower, Santa Croce and Santa Maria Novella basilicas in Florence, and the Union Buildings in South Africa. The 3D models are built… more

Humanize Your Brand By Embracing Creativity

Digital marketing pros love knowing what works and have a seemingly endless number of analytics tools and an ocean of data to tell us exactly that. Amid that desire to pinpoint what leads to conversion, we’re losing touch with the one thing that can set a brand apart: humanity. That’s right, humanity. Not clicks, downloads […]

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A $240 Quest App Tests the Boundaries of Oculus App Lab

Separate from the main Quest store, Oculus App Lab gives developers an official ‘unlisted’ and uncurated means of distributing Oculus Quest apps. So far the company has proven that it will remain largely hands-off on app content—and apparently price too—making App Lab useful for much more than just gaming apps. While the main Quest store—the […]

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New Robotic Arm Being Set Up Before Crew Ship Switches Ports

Russia’s Nauka multipurpose laboratory module continues being outfitted today before operations begin with Europe’s new robotic arm. In the meantime, three Expedition 65 crewmates are preparing to move their Soyuz crew ship to a new port on the International Space Station next week. Soon, there will be three robotic arms from three different countries operating …

Facebook Tests New ‘Community Awards’ to Encourage Engagement in Groups

Facebook’s looking to encourage more positive group interactions, while also modeling ideal engagement behavior.

LinkedIn Shares New Research into Effective, and Ineffective, Thought Leadership Approaches

The new LinkedIn/Edelman B2B Thought Leadership report highlights some key areas of focus for content marketers.

TikTok Shares New Holiday Marketing Guide to Assist with Strategic Planning [Infographic]

The overview provides a range of key usage stats and planning tips for your holiday campaigns.

Snapchat Launches New Lenses to Teach Users Sign Language as Part of International Week of the Deaf

The new Lenses aim to help maximize inclusion, while also raising awareness of sign language as a communication tool.

Zuckerberg On Oculus Rift 3: ‘Maybe One Day’

Oculus Rift 3? “Maybe one day,” says Mark Zuckerberg, but the company is all-in on Quest for now.

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