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Sky Sports, The Hundred create new AR experience for cricket fans

Monday 19 July 2021 | 12:06 CET | News
Sky Sports has partnered with The Hundred, new 100-ball cricket competition, to develop a new augmented reality (AR) experience for sports fans. It has been developed using AR technology from immersive experience creative agency Arcade, and the MetaStar hyper-real avatar solution from Dimension Studio. 

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