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A VR film/game with AI characters can be different every time you watch or play

Gagliano previously won the first-ever Emmy for a VR experience in 2015. Now he and producer David Oppenheim, who works at the National Film Board of Canada, are experimenting with a kind of storytelling they call dynamic film. “We see Agence as a sort of silent-era dynamic film,” says Oppenheim. “It’s a beginning, not a blockbuster.”

Agence was debuted at the Venice International Film Festival last month and was released this week to watch/play via Steam, an online video-game platform. The basic plot revolves around a group of creatures and their appetite for a mysterious plant that appears on their planet. Can they control their desire, or will they destabilize the planet and get tipped to their doom? Survivors ascend to another world. After several ascensions, there is a secret ending, says Oppenheim.  

Gagliano and Oppenheim want viewers to have the option of sitting back and watching a story unfold,

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iOS 14.2 beta 2 now available with dozens of new emoji characters

a row of parking lot: iOS 14.2 beta 2

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iOS 14.2 beta 2

  • Apple rolled out iOS 14.2 beta 2 and iPadOS 14.2 beta 2 for developers on Tuesday.
  • Now that public beta versions are rolling out as well, everyone with an iOS or iPadOS device can try the new software and all of the features that Apple is adding in the next update.
  • iOS 14 is a massive update packed with hundreds of new features that you can read about right here — some highlights include home screen widgets, new Compact UI features, an App Library with all of your installed apps, and the redesigned Messages app.

Apple started pushing out beta releases for iOS 14.2 almost immediately after iOS 14 rolled out to the public, but the latest update is by far the most exciting to date. At long last, Apple has brought new emoji characters that are part of the Unicode Consortium’s

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