Flipkart will acquire 100% stake of Scapic to accelerate its efforts to enhance the visual experience, camera experiences and new opportunities for brand advertisements. Scapic is a cloud-based platform engaged in creating and publishing 3D contents for e-commerce and marketing. The deal will enhance the shopping experience on Flipkart, Myntra, and social commerce platform 2GUD by providing rich user experience and easy navigation to customers by better visuals.
Tech M and Kings XI Punjab, a leading Dream11 IPL team partner will launch a dedicated fan engagement app to virtually connect fans to teams during the Dream11 IPL and beyond. The app will be available for both iOS and Android users. Tech M and Kings XI Punjab will also work of 5G related use cases for introducing holographic virtual fans to the stadium. This will be Tech M’s first step in building a digital fan engagement platform. It will largely use AR, VR.
Microsoft announced new updates for Windows Virtual Desktop, its service to allow access to a virtualised desktop environment on Azure. Now the IT departments will be able to host multiple Windows 10 sessions on the same hardware. MS is launching a new world-class management experience for the service to make it significantly easier for admins to manage and secure Virtual desktops.