MediaMonks create mixed reality experience for UNICEF’s Generation Unlimited launch

MediaMonks create mixed reality experience for UNICEF’s Generation Unlimited launch

UNICEF have launched Generation Unlimited, a new global partnership dedicated to increasing opportunities and investments for children and young people aged 10 to 24. The initiative was launched at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly. It featured a hologram installation, which leverages recent technological advancements in mixed reality (VR/AR) and hologram technology, to engender […]

BBH’s Groundbreaking AR Family Guy Game Showcases Samsung Intelligent Home

BBH’s Groundbreaking AR Family Guy Game Showcases Samsung Intelligent Home

Leading global creative agency BBH has harnessed augmented reality (AR) and a Family Guy collaboration to provide Samsung with a highly innovative way to market its products. Doorways, which launched at Berlin’s IFA innovations show, is an interactive AR platform that allows the user to step into a different world and fully immerse themselves in […]

MediaMonks Opens MediaMonks Labs

MediaMonks Opens MediaMonks Labs

MediaMonks launches a new R&D division to service agencies, brands and technology companies. Focusing on innovation and rapid prototyping, MediaMonks Labs is helmed by MediaMonks’ former Head of Games Sander van der Vegte. Based in Stockholm, Van der Vegte leads an international team skilled in digital technology and applying innovation to brand communications. MediaMonks Labs’ […]

Feud set to deepen between Sorrell and WPP as ousted ad boss wins race for MediaMonks

Feud set to deepen between Sorrell and WPP as ousted ad boss wins race for MediaMonks

The feud between Martin Sorrell and his former employers is set to deepen after the ousted boss of WPP won the battle to acquire Dutch-based digital production company MediaMonks. Sorrell has reportedly secured a €300 million deal, holding off rival bids from WPP and Accenture Interactive. The acquisition will rile WPP and create further animosity between the […]

Snapchat announces Lens Studio Partner Program

Snapchat announces Lens Studio Partner Program

Snap Inc. has launched Lens Studio, a real-time tool for brands to design and build 2D and 3D augmented reality Snapchat Lenses. For the first time ever since it launched Lenses in 2015, Snap has vetted, trained, and approved a selection of best in class augmented reality production partners to develop Snapchat Lenses for advertisers. […]

Nicole Kidman stars in Etihad Airways’ ground-breaking new 360-degree virtual reality film

Academy Award-winning actress Nicole Kidman is starring in Etihad Airways’ new 360-degree virtual reality film. The film, titled “Reimagine” was created by The Barbarian Group, a subsidiary of Cheil Worldwide, in partnership with the creative digital production company MediaMonks, and takes a 360-degree look at the luxury interior of Etihad’s Airbus A380. “Storytelling in new mediums always brings out the […]

Google’s Jumeirah Hotels Interactive Experience Offers 360 Degrees of Luxury

Google’s Jumeirah Hotels Interactive Experience Offers 360 Degrees of Luxury

[KGVID width=”600″ height=”338″]http://marcommnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/high.mp4[/KGVID] The Dubai-based luxury hotel company Jumeirah launches Jumeirah Inside: a Google Street View-like experience that travels through 23 hotels with 360 video and photography and various interactive features. Connected through a cinematic story, visitors of the platform can explore each hotel freely and book a stay from within the experience. Developed in […]