Among the works Studio — “the Pearl”, which was nominated for “Oscar” and received the award “Emmy” in 2017. The group also worked with filmmaker Wes Anderson, creating a virtual reality for the cartoon “the Isle of dogs”. Latest short film for VR headsets “Age of sail” (Age of Sail) was released in November 2018.
As noted by TechCrunch, Google has invested a “large investment” in AR and VR, but “has allowed competitors such as Facebook and Apple to surpass your product.”
Google has not yet commented on the situation, but source Variety reported that employees who worked on projects for Spotlight Stories, “was given the opportunity to find a new position in the company.”
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