Cable & Telecom

Bell and TikTok collaborate on multi-user AR painting experience

MONTREAL – Bell announced today it is collaborating with TikTok Canada on Paint Portal, an augmented reality (AR) experience that allows TikTok users with Bell 5G to paint together, in real time, while physically apart. “Best experienced with the faster speeds, higher bandwidth and lower latency of 5G, Paint Portal allows users in different locations to use AR brushes to paint together,” a press release says. Creators will be able to see, in real time, both their own environment as well as the 3D painting they are co-creating. “Paint Portal videos work with TikTok’s existing tools and effects, and users...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.