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Star Wars Battlefront 2 VR Mod In Development

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A new mod brings the hit multiplayer shooter to life on VR headsets. A modder going by the name of Ifansnek is currently in the development of an unofficial VR mod for 2017’s Star Wars Battlefront 2.

Vive Trackers Experiments – Part 2: Setup, Props, and Full Body Virtual Reality

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Today I host another amazing article by the VR ergonomics expert Rob Cole , which has already written on this blog amazing posts, like the series about the ergonomics of the Valve Index or the viral article about the amazing Caliper VR controllers he worked on by himself.

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‘Super Smash Bros’ Creator Masahiro Sakurai Says VR is “Truly the perfect fit” for Some Games

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In his video series introducing aspiring developers to the basics of game development, Super Smash Bros creator Masahiro Sakurai recommends viewers give VR a try to understand what it does uniquely well. Masahiro Sakurai has had an illustrious career in game development.

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“What The Bat?” Review: a crazy and fun VR game

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I’ve tried the indie game “What The Bat?” ” and I’m ready to tell you why I found it very cool! Here you are my review video of the game: if you prefer videos to text, this is what you should watch! What The Bat? “What The Bat?”

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Are You Still Watching? How to Create Engaging Presentations for Virtual Learning

Speaker: Richard Goring, Director at BrightCarbon

Remote meetings are here to stay - and so is the Zoom fatigue that many experience. The importance of compelling content is more apparent than ever. In this webinar, learn how PowerPoint provides terrific tools to create the kind of dynamic visual content you need to capture your remote audience’s attention. Come along to this masterclass packed with live demonstrations of how to create compelling presentations for successful meetings in a virtual and hybrid environment. In this webinar, you will learn how to: Create dynamic visuals that support persuasive stories to engage your audience Develop professional-looking designs for presentations and other content Become a PowerPoint legend with techniques to make effective presentations quickly and easily June 30th, 2022 at 9:30 am PDT, 12:30 pm EDT, 5:30 pm GMT

3lb Games’ “Space Dragon” Introduces Groundbreaking New Widget

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Space Dragon: Unchained is a new offering from 3lb Games. In addition to being an intergalactic good time, it debuts what could become every streamer’s new favorite widget. I talked with CEO, Robin Moulder, about how the game came together and where it’s going next. Space Dragon: Unchained”.

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Airline Flight Attendant Simulator VR Looks Intense

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Airline Flight Attendant Simulator VR will be available on December 15th via Steam. Coming soon to VR headsets, Airline Flight Attendant Simulator VR is a consumer version of the actual training software used by major airlines and professional flight schools to train cabin crew members.

Neuralink “Show & Tell” Coming on November 30th, Hints at Thought-controlled Typing

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Elon Musk’s brain-machine interface (BMI) company Neuralink has been fairly quiet since it last showed off a live trial of the company’s implant in a macaque early last year.

Varjo Releases XR-3 Retooled for Training and Simulation

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Passthrough is turning VR companies into AR companies. But, it isn’t perfect. Often, the AR view of the world offered via passthrough has less visual fidelity than the VR view.

How Will VR and Generative-AI Art Converge?

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VR continues to evolve and find new use cases beyond gaming. Meanwhile, generative AI is the hottest new way to create content on the fly. How will these two macro trends converge? This post appeared first on AR Insider. Contributors Thought Leaders

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Who C.A.R.E.S.!? How Learning Got Its Bad Rap & What We Can Do About It

Speaker: Treion Muller, Chief Strategy Officer at ELB Learning

Since when has learning and development become such a negative experience with learners? Treion Muller, Chief Strategy Officer for ELB Learning, will introduce a new learning framework called the C.A.R.E.S Learning Effectiveness Model.

Sony Reveals New Lightweight Motion Trackers For VR

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Sony will also release an SDK that will allow you to import your motion capture data into 3D animation programs. Remember the impact the Sony Walkman had on music? The ground-breaking device made it possible to listen to your favorite tunes on the go.

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Razer Launches Free Haptic Authoring Tool for Quest, PS5, & More

Road to VR

Razer, the popular peripheral company, today announced the free release of the Interhaptics haptic authoring tool which is designed to make it faster and easier for developers to create compelling haptic effects for multiple haptic devices.

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Peaky Blinders VR Releases March 9 On Quest 2 & Pico – Here Are Our First Impressions

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Peaky Blinders: The King’s Ransom is set to release next year on March 9 for Quest 2 and Pico. Earlier this week, we went hands-on with a short preview of the game.

Cooperation of Deep Tech SMEs and Global Giants Drive Opportunities in the Metaverse

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In 2021 Meta’s Mark Zuckerberg was quoted saying that AR glasses are “one of the hardest technical challenges of the decade.”

The Key to Getting the Best Out of Video-Based Practice & Coaching

Speaker: Micah Eppler, Account Executive for Rehearsal of eLearning Brothers

Join Micah Eppler from eLearning Brothers to see hands-on examples of how organizations are transforming outcomes with video-based training strategies.

Can AR Really Reduce eCommerce Returns?

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After covering AR's ability to boost eCommerce conversion rates last week, we switch gears to examine another benefit: reducing returns. This is often paraded as one of AR's advantages But where's the proof? This post appeared first on AR Insider. ARtillery Intelligence Trend Analysis

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The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners 2 Is Now Available

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Return to the post-apocalyptic streets of New Orleans in this blood-soaked sequel. Almost three years since its release and The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners remains one of the most satisfying single-player VR games currently available on headsets.

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Indie VR Gem ‘COMPOUND’ Set to Release on Quest 2 Next Week

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First released in early access on Steam in 2018, VR roguelite COMPOUND hit its 1.0 release on PC VR earlier this year and is now set to launch on Quest 2 for the first time next week on December 8th.

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Tilt Five Launches ‘The Lab’ For Community-Made Games & Experiences

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Tilt Five launched ‘The Lab’ this week, a new area on its site that collects community-made content for its consumer AR glasses. Tilt Five owners are able to browse the projects collected in The Lab and download them to use with their headsets.

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Immersing the Curious Mind in VR: Why You’re Missing Out on Proven ROI!

Speaker: John Blackmon, eLearning Brothers CTO, CenarioVR® Creator

Join John Blackmon, eLearning Brothers CTO and creator of the award-winning VR course builder CenarioVR®, to find out why organizations choose immersive learning and how they've used innovative approaches.

ZERO10 AR Fashion Platform: A Digital Fashion Hub Where Virtual Clothing Becomes Wearable in Real Life

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The increasing engagement in the metaverse is also spurring interest in digital fashion. We now see more collaborations between global fashion brands and tech companies grabbing opportunities in digital fashion in the virtual world.

Spatial Beats: VR’s Perilous Moment

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Welcome back to Spatial Beats, AR Insider's weekly series that features observations and insights of author and futurist Charlie Fink. This week, we look at VR's crossroads, and all the news from the spatial spectrum. This post appeared first on AR Insider. Trend Analysis Spatial Beats

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Light Delights Is An Extra Trippy Mixed Reality App

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Interact with a variety of eye-catching virtual objects with your own two hands. Light Delights is a simple, yet surprisingly captivating mixed reality experience that turns your real-world space into a vaporwave art gallery.

Resolution Games to Host VR Games Showcase December 15th, Promises “major game announcements”

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Resolution Games, the XR studio known for a spate of popular VR titles including Demeo , Blaston , and Ultimechs , announced it’s hosting its first-ever games showcase later this month which the Stockholm-based studio promises will reveal “major game announcements, updates and timely surprises for VR and MR games enthusiasts.”

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Everyone Wins! How Games Can Improve Learning Outcomes Across Multiple Generations

Speaker: Stephen Baer, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of The Game Agency

Nearly 70% of American adults play video games. Stephen Baer, Chief Creative Officer at The Game Agency, will discuss each generation’s unique learning styles and identify game types that appeal to each one and improve your learning outcomes.

Reject Humanity: Gorilla Tag Comes To The Quest Store

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Gorilla Tag is launching on the Quest Store after gathering more than 4.5 million monkeys and nearly 46,000 reviews without a public store listing.

How Can Businesses Prepare for Enterprise VR?

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Virtual reality (VR) no longer champions the consumer market. Currently, enterprise VR offers greater benefits to businesses for collaboration, creativity, productivity, security, and customer service. Many businesses are realising the value and potential of integrating virtual solutions.

Google Advances its Geo-local AR Play

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Google's latest geo-local AR play lets users hold up their phones to a given streetscape to search and discover nearby businesses. Think of it as a visual intelligence layer for your urban adventures. This post appeared first on AR Insider. Features Trend Analysis trendline

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How VR Is Being Used For Counter-Drone Training

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A rise in drone-based warfare highlights the need for counter-drone training solutions.

How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.