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J Balvin will do a concert in the metaverse

The concert will be on February 17 at Horizon Worlds.

Goal will deliver a new entertainment experience in the metaverse. Beside J Balvin Y iHeartRadio will organize a virtual reality concert in which users can participate through the platform Horizon Worlds.

The Colombian singer and six-time winner of the Latin Grammys He will be performing 17 of his musical hits on a 4-meter robotic arm, which will move to the rhythm of the songs.

“The whole show has a futuristic vibe, including some crazy robotics that are twice my size. It will be one of my craziest shows and I thank Meta and iHeart for their collaboration and the platform to explore my passion for technology in a way that allows my fans to experience my music, together, in a different way,” said the reggaeton singer.

This show will be 180 degrees and is an experience created with virtual reality in mind, so it will have a fully mobile network of lights and choreographies with seven dancers designed to be projected on this technology from the metaverse.

“I am always looking for new and innovative ways to expand access to art, and the VR space offers limitless opportunities,” he said. J Balvinwho a few years ago participated in a similar event with fortnite.

The concert will be on February 17 at Horizon Worlds.
The concert will be on February 17 at Horizon Worlds.

Where to see the J Balvin and Meta concert

The event will be through Horizon Worldsa platform that is only available for now on United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Iceland, Ireland, France and Spain through Meta Quest 2 and Meta Quest Pro.

For the followers of J Balvin in Latin America there will be an option to follow the show from Meta Quest TV, on the iHeartRadio Facebook and Instagram page, and in “Watch Together” on Messenger.

The event will take place on February 17 at 6:00 p.m. PT, that is, at 9:00 p.m. in Colombia and Peru and 11:00 p.m. in Chile and Argentina.

Roblox is Coming to Meta Quest Glasses

Roblox would arrive during this year at goal questthe virtual reality headset, at a time when the company is about to change the generation of its devices and the video game had losses in 2022.

According to The Verge, the arrival of the game would take place in the second half of 20023, although it would not be clear if it will also be available for first-generation headsets that will stop receiving updates in 2024 and lose functions in the short term.

The arrival of Roblox to the devices Goal It’s not a surprise, considering that in 2021 the game’s director and co-founder, Dave Baszcuki, assured that quest it makes “perfect sense” for the game to be taken there.

Currently, the players of the title can already experience the virtual reality experience with the occulus rift Y HTC Livealthough they need to have the headphones connected to the computer.

The video game would reach devices in 2023, in the midst of the generational change.
The video game would reach devices in 2023, in the midst of the generational change.

The possible arrival of Roblox occurs in the midst of a moment of generational change in the virtual reality devices of the parent company of Facebook. The original model will lose some of its features and will no longer have updates that include extra features.

Meta plans to continue developing security patches and bug fixes until 2024. While users will still be able to open their apps and games, the option to create and join games will no longer be available, something that will eventually affect platforms like Roblox that They base their mechanics on online play.

The social functionalities of Meta Horizon Home since March 5.

The third generation of these devices, the Meta Quest Pro, will have several advanced functions, largely thanks to the processor Snapdragon XR2-Pluswhich has greater autonomy and energy efficiency, with 12 GB of memory and 256 GB of storage.

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