…now you know, the November 2021 Edition

now you know November 2021

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are over. The Thanksgiving leftovers are long gone. You’ve just woken up from a two-day tryptophan fueled nap. We know December came up quick this year, but let us remember to give thanks for all the cool shit that popped up on our radar this November.

So if you’re finally all done scouring the internet for the best deals on stocking stuffers and Airpods, then dig into some of these interesting internet scoops worth your time this holiday season. And don’t forget to stay tuned for some special announcements of new Supersphere shows that you’ll be able to check out while sipping spiked eggnog and wrapping presents this December – keep an eye on our socials!

now, that’s a pivot

The story of how a company looking to bring your Monday morning meetings to VR saw an opportunity and jumped. A short time later Spatial is forging their path as a leader in the burgeoning NFT startup world. Don’t worry, it’s not all buzzwords. Take a deep dive on this Silicon Valley makeover story.
How a VR Company Became the Airbnb for NFT’s

developing paper and glue

Released in November, Paper and Glue is a documentary that follows street artist and photographer JR as he works on his most ambitious projects and installations. From Parisian rooftops and California mega-prisons, watch how this photographer opens the eyes and minds of his viewers by blurring the lines between portraiture and graffiti.
JR-art.net: Paper and Glue

tay tay leads the way

Taylor Swift is at again, bending the music industry to her whim and reinforcing her sustainability and ever present badassery. What happens when you’re stuck in a shitty deal with an ex-manager who owns your publishing? You re-record the damn album and get your publishing back 100%. Why didn’t I think of that? Pure fucking genius.
Taylor Swift’s Rerecording of Red is Reshaping the Music Industry

they really are the worst (worse than toby)

With the constant bombardment of new life changing tech, it’s easy to forget the tremendous tech failures from seasons past. Thankfully The Verge has you covered with this Top 10 worst list that really hits the nail on the head.
The Worst Gadgets We’ve Ever Touched

weta cashes in

Much to the chagrin of the stakeholders at Weta Digital, the Peter Jackson-owned digital effect house that has been responsible for the stunning effects in Hollywood’s biggest hit epics like The Hunger Games, Game of Thrones and The Lord of the Rings, Unity has come to the bargaining table with a hefty suitcase of cash. We can hear the champagne flutes clinking in the Weta office from here. Can’t wait to see what Unity has in store for 2022 with the news of this development.
Unity is Buying Peter Jackson’s Weta Digital for Nearly $1.63 Billion

for those about to rock

For the better part of the past century, American teenagers have come of age seeing live concerts in clubs and venues around the country. Read up on how live music has shaped the culture of our country and what that means for the future.
How the Rock Concert Changed America

a fireside chat with our fearless leader

Shameless self promotion? Yes. Well worth your time? Again, yes. This is an EOY chat with Supersphere CEO Lucas Wilson that you’ll want to hear, recorded live on The Workflow Show with Jason Whetstone and Ben Kilburg.
The Workflow Show #66: Virtual Reality in Media and Entertainment with Lucas Wilson, CEO of Supersphere

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…now you know, the December 2021 Edition

…now you know, the December 2021 Edition

The Chainsmokers & Young Thug to Play Immersive Holiday Shows in Horizon Venues

The Chainsmokers & Young Thug to Play Immersive Holiday Shows in Horizon Venues

…now you know, the November 2021 Edition

…now you know, the November 2021 Edition

Angels & Airwaves Extends “Lifeforms” Tour One Final Night for Rare Blockchain Streaming Concert on 11/9

Angels & Airwaves Extends “Lifeforms” Tour One Final Night for Rare Blockchain Streaming Concert on 11/9

…now you know, the October 2021 Edition

…now you know, the October 2021 Edition

XR Developer Miguel Hernandez Joins Supersphere

XR Developer Miguel Hernandez Joins Supersphere

…now you know, the September 2021 Edition

…now you know, the September 2021 Edition

Billie Eilish Makes Her Return to VR, Performing Live from Governor’s Ball

Billie Eilish Makes Her Return to VR, Performing Live from Governor’s Ball

…now you know, the August 2021 Edition

…now you know, the August 2021 Edition

…now you know, the July 2021 Edition

…now you know, the July 2021 Edition

…now you know, the June 2021 Edition

…now you know, the June 2021 Edition

…now you know, the May 2021 Edition

…now you know, the May 2021 Edition

TheHxliday to Perform Songs Off New EP “The Most Beautiful Disaster” for the First Time in Immersive Broadcast on May 14

TheHxliday to Perform Songs Off New EP “The Most Beautiful Disaster” for the First Time in Immersive Broadcast on May 14

…now you know, the April 2021 Edition

…now you know, the April 2021 Edition

…now you know, the March 2021 Edition

…now you know, the March 2021 Edition

protocol: VR Wants to Save the Live Music Business, One Avatar at a Time

protocol: VR Wants to Save the Live Music Business, One Avatar at a Time

All-Female Japanese Punk Band Otoboke Beaver to Play VR Show

All-Female Japanese Punk Band Otoboke Beaver to Play VR Show

Kid Cudi to Perform Single From “Man on the Moon III” for the First Time in Venues

Kid Cudi to Perform Single From “Man on the Moon III” for the First Time in Venues

Chance the Rapper to Premiere “Chi-Town Christmas” Concert in Venues

Chance the Rapper to Premiere “Chi-Town Christmas” Concert in Venues

Supersphere Launches “Three Cities” VR Concert Series With Shows from New Orleans, Nashville, & Austin

Supersphere Launches “Three Cities” VR Concert Series With Shows from New Orleans, Nashville, & Austin