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  1. Imax Launching Virtual Reality Arcades and CameraRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Los Angeles Business Journal Online

    ... be at an undetermined location in Los Angeles, with other U.S. and international locations to follow. Playa Vista's Imax also announced late Thursday that it would develop a virtual reality camera in partnership with Google. "VR is an area that ...

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  2. Steven Spielberg Thinks VR Technology Could Be "Dangerous" to Filmmaking and StorytellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | /film

    ... young, so there are still experiments to be done and discoveries to be made in how to best use it. Speaking of which, IMAX is taking a special interest in VR by developing their own VR camera with Google and teaming with Starbreeze AB to create ...

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  3. Your movie theater experience is about to totally change :0Read the original story

    Friday May 20 | New York Post

    The company behind some of the most impressive movie experiences in recent memory wants to bring VR to the mainstream. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal , IMAX is going to open multiple VR experiences in movie theaters and malls all around the world beginning later this year.

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  4. Canaccord Genuity Reiterates "Buy" Rating for IMAX Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Daily Political

    's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a note issued to investors on Friday. In related news, insider Robert D. Lister sold 11,750 shares of IMAX stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 1st.

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  5. Is virtual reality coming to a cinema near you? Google teams up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Daily Mail

    ... technology is being developed through a collaboration between search giant Google and the big-screen cinema pioneers IMAX. IMAX is also working to introduce 'VR experiences' in shopping centres and various other public places in six locations ...

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  6. IMAX plans to bring virtual reality into theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Engadget

    In a move that we should have seen coming, IMAX announced that it'll be rolling out virtual reality experiences in multiplex theaters, malls and similar locations later this year. The news comes on the heels of Google's announcement yesterday that it's building a cinema-quality virtual reality camera with IMAX .

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  7. IMAX virtual reality movie theaters are coming this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | SlashGear.com

    IMAX , the company behind the technology used in those really big movie theater screens that certain films play on, has plans to give virtual reality a similar theater-going experience. Before the end of the year, IMAX will open six locations to host "VR experiences" that go above and beyond what consumers can get at home, reports the Wall Street Journal .

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  8. IMAX to Offer Virtual Reality Experience at Select MultiplexesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Westport News

    IMAX plans to offer virtual reality content and experiences at multiplexes, malls, and other commercial destinations, the corporation announced Friday. Yesterday, IMAX announced that it was teaming up with Google to create a VR camera, built to employ Jump, a platform for creating and viewing 3D 360 video.

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  9. Imax Unveils VR Strategy Helped By New Alliance With Sweden's Starbreeze ABRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Deadline

    Imax 's partnership yesterday with Google to develop a high-res virtual reality camera was just the first shoe to drop in the large screen exhibition company's VR strategy. Today we hear the second one: a joint venture with Sweeden's Starbreeze AB, a VR content and hardware company, that's part of a broad initiative that Imax says will "create a highly differentiated, destination-based VR experience that will draw audiences out of their homes."

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  10. IMAX Unveils Comprehensive Virtual Reality Strategy; Launches...Read the original story

    Friday May 20 | Freshnews

    IMAX Corporation today announced its strategy to develop a premium location-based virtual reality offering that will deliver immersive, multi-dimensional experiences, including entertainment content and games, to multiplexes, malls and other commercial destinations. Following yesterday's IMAX Google VR camera announcement, IMAX has expanded its initiative to include a joint venture agreement with Starbreeze AB, a Swedish-based independent creator, publisher and distributor of high-quality VR entertainment content and hardware.

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  11. IMAX will bring virtual reality to movie theaters this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Boy Genius

    The company behind some of the most impressive movie experiences in recent memory wants to bring VR to the mainstream. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal , IMAX is going to open multiple VR experiences in movie theaters and malls all around the world beginning later this year.

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  12. Disney's Alice Through the Looking GlassRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Sacramento Today

    In Disney's Alice Through the Looking Glass: An IMAX 3D Experience, an all-new spectacular adventure featuring the unforgettable characters from Lewis Carroll's beloved stories, Alice returns to the whimsical world of Underland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter. Alice Through the Looking Glass: An IMAX 3D Experience opens at 7:30 p.m. on May 26 at The Esquire IMAX Theatre.

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  13. IMAX partners with Google to create theater-ready VR camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Polygon

    During Google's I/O conference on Thursday, IMAX announced that it was partnering with the tech giant to create the first "cinema-grade" virtual reality camera. The camera, which would bring Google that much closer to Hollywood, would incorporate some of the technology used in IMAX cameras now and add a VR aspect.

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  14. China accelerates supply-side reformRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | Xinhuanet

    ... robust service sector, China's box office sales rose 48.7 percent and the number of moviegoers was up by 51.1 percent. Imax CEO Richard Gelfond predicted that China will overtake the United States as the world's largest movie market in 2017. ...

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  15. IMAX to open 'VR experience' centers worldwide and develop its own VR cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | TechCrunch

    ... sends you. Click on the button below to subscribe and wait for a new Facebook message from the TC Messenger news bot. IMAX, one company that has more than done its part to push cinema technology forward, is preparing to toss its hat into the virtual ...

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  16. IMAX Plans Foray Into Virtual RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Wall Street Journal

    IMAX and Google are to develop a camera that will capture 360-degree images to be experienced on VR headsets IMAX Corp., best known for extra-large movie screens, is now betting on a far more intimate viewing format: virtual reality.

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  17. Google Partners With IMAX To Develop Virtual Reality CameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Ubergizmo

    Right now there are several virtual reality cameras available in the market, but of course to develop high-quality virtual reality content, there will need to be more professional cameras made, which is kind of what Google and IMAX are doing according to a recent announcement made about their upcoming partnership. During Google I/O 2016, both companies announced that they would be partnering up and working to develop a cinema-grade VR camera.

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  18. Google And IMAX Partner To Develop Groundbreaking Virtual Reality CameraRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Freshnews

    Google and IMAX Corporation today announced at Google's annual developer conference, Google I/O, that the companies are working to develop a cinema-grade virtual reality camera - the IMAX VR camera - to enable today's leading filmmakers and content creators to deliver the highest-quality 3D 360-degree content experiences to audiences worldwide. IMAX's team of engineers and camera specialists will work with Google to design the new high-resolution cameras from the ground up, leveraging IMAX's best-in-class capture technology that has become an integral tool for today's biggest and most visionary filmmakers including Christopher Nolan, J.J. Abrams, Michael Bay, Anthony and Joe Russo, and Zack Snyder, among others.

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  19. IMAX Is Working on a Virtual Reality CameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Collider

    ... a VR camera for the cinematically inclined. To that effect, it was announced today that Google is teaming up with IMAX to develop a "cinema-grade virtual reality camera," which will allow filmmakers the freedom to create and deliver high-quality, ...

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  20. Imax & Google Developing Virtual Reality CameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Deadline

    Goolge and Imax are teaming to develop a high-res virtual reality camera for use in 3D, 360-degree content. Plans for the cinema-grade Imax VR camera - which will be built to utilize the Jump platform - were revealed today at Google I/O, the online giant's annual developer conference.

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