CES 2016 Day 2

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Las Vegas goes into the second day of CES 2016. CES 2016 Oculus Oculus Rift Oculus Rift CV1 Virtual Reality Virtual Reality News VRThe crowds, the traffic, the people and lines all heading towards the gadgets. It all makes CES crazy and yet so fun.

CES 2016 Day 1 - Look at VR

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Wednesday Jan 6th is the first full day of CES 2016. At CES Oculus are providing demos of their soon to be released consumer rift and their Touch controllers available in the second half of 2016. Samsung Booth Samsung always has a massive booth at CES and CES 2016 is no different.

IMAX Virtual Reality Coming in Q4 2016

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IMAX screens are big, very big. But Virtual Reality can be better, period. That is why the folks at IMAX are teaming up with Starbreeze to bring their 210-degree field of view (FOV) headsets to select IMAX locations starting in Los Angeles, followed by London, New York and Shanghai.

Watch: Latest Unity VR Editor Shown Off at Unite, Releasing in 2016

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At Unite 2016, Principal Designer Timoni West once again demonstrated live on stage (accompanied by Principal Engineer Amir Ebrahimi) Unity’s progress on EVR, this time using the HTC Vive.

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Virtual Reality Strategy Conference 2016 to Bring VR Insights to Industry Execs

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The 2016 Virtual Reality Strategy Conference aims to layout the “new rules” of the VR economy. You can register for the VRS Conference 2016 now , with a one day pass to the main conference priced $595 and $795 for a full, two day pass.

Meta Publishes Meta 2 Dev Kit Unboxing, But 2016 Delivery Looks Unlikely

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Meta made sizeable waves in the AR space in early 2016 with the announcement, demonstration, and pre-order launch of their Meta 2 development kit. Meta opened pre-orders for the Meta 2 development kit back in Q1 of 2016 for $949, saying that orders would be filled in 2016.

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UploadVR’s 2016 Game of the Year Winners

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Last week we announced a comprehensive list of nominees for our 2016 Game of the Year Awards. Tagged with: 2016 , arizona sunshine , Daydream , game of the year , gaming , gear , onward , PS VR , rift , RIGS , superhot , unspoken , uploadvr , Vive , VR games.

The Essential VR Music Videos of 2016

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2016 has been a landmark year for VR and 360° video. Moses Sumney – Music from Every Angle for the 2016 Honda Civic (Original song: “Everlasting Sigh”). What VR music projects rocked your world in 2016?

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VR at PAX West 2016

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PAX West 2016 in Seatle is complete for another year. As usual, all the big players were showing off their tech, games and the visitors competed in costumes. Yup, fun times. Here as some of the pics from the annual tech event. Hardware Oculus Oculus Rift

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The Best Palmer Luckey Moments From Tokyo Game Show 2016

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VR Headset Sales for 2016 - Who wins?

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Sales numbers are in for the first generation of VR headsets as 2016 comes to a close. With sales figures in, who wins most VR headset sales for 2016? Despite PSVR only arriving in October of this year, PSVR is clearly ahead of the other big players the HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift.

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Oculus Touch Delayed Till Second Half of 2016

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Oculus announced their Touch devices will not be available till the second half of 2016. Perhaps more importantly Oculus did confirm the Oculus Rift continued to be on track for a Q1 2016 launch and that pre-orders are coming soon.

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2016’s Proto Award Winners Revealed, Tilt Brush Receives Top Honour

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The post 2016’s Proto Award Winners Revealed, Tilt Brush Receives Top Honour appeared first on Road to VR. News VR Awards VR Event project nautilus cancelled proto award nominees 2016 proto award winners the proto awards 2016 tilt brush

First Glimpse of Minecraft Being Played with Oculus Touch at MINECON 2016

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The Game Awards 2016 to Stream Live in Virtual Reality via NextVR

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The Game Awards 2016 is building towards its third year, scheduled for December 1st at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The post The Game Awards 2016 to Stream Live in Virtual Reality via NextVR appeared first on Road to VR.

Top Investors Discuss VR and AR Strategies and Opportunites at IMMERSE 2016

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Steam 2016 Autumn Sale Discounts Nearly 300 VR Supported Titles

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The post Steam 2016 Autumn Sale Discounts Nearly 300 VR Supported Titles appeared first on Road to VR.

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Sony PlayStation E3 2016 Event – Live Stream @ 6pm PST

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Highlights from the SIGGRAPH 2016 VR Village with Denise Quesnel

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There was a VR Village again this year at the SIGGRAPH 2016 conference where a lot of experimental interactive technologies were on display. The post Highlights from the SIGGRAPH 2016 VR Village with Denise Quesnel appeared first on Road to VR.

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The Proto Awards Announces 2016 Nominees, Comedian Ron Funches to Host

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The Virtual Reality Foundation has announced the nominees for the 2016 Proto Awards, the third annual award show created to honor individuals and teams making strides in the field of virtual reality.

PlayStation VR Release Date Leaked Fall 2016

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Oculus Rift starts to ship next month starting on March 28 with pre-orders for the HTC Vive at the end of this month. What about PlayStation VR?

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What to Expect in VR This Week at E3 2016

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E3 2016 kicks off this week; it’s the first E3 since the launch of the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, and the last before the launch of Sony’s PlayStation VR headset. The Rift CV1 is still their flagship product and is likely to remain that way through holiday 2016 and beyond.

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What To Expect From VR At E3 2016

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Numbers of 2016

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Since February 2016 the new servers have been smoking to give you the tastiest VR snacks. I want to thank Razor , MSI , Oculus and VR Cover for their support and collaboration in 2016. A new year! 2017 will be all about VR!

PlayStation VR Is Launching On October 13, 2016

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We knew that Sony’s PlayStation VR would be releasing in October 2016, but now we also know the final date. The post PlayStation VR Is Launching On October 13, 2016 appeared first on UploadVR. PSVR VR Industry News E3 2016 PlayStation 4 PlayStation VR sony

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2016’s Record Breaking VR Venture Funding Has Been Driven by Mega Deals

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After years of record-breaking venture funding in the virtual reality industry, we wondered if 2016 would continue on its torrid pace. Mega deals in VR venture funding have been the story of 2016.

Forecast: PlayStation VR Sales Downgraded for 2016

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According to the retail analyst, PlayStation VR will sell roughly 745k PlayStation VR units in 2016 (their previous estimate was 2.6 The post Forecast: PlayStation VR Sales Downgraded for 2016 appeared first on VRScout. SuperData slashes PSVR sales estimate to 750k worldwide.

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PlayStation VR E3 2016 Line-up Includes Psychonauts and Rez: Infinite

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Road to VR will of course be bringing you all the news from the E3 2016 show floor. The post PlayStation VR E3 2016 Line-up Includes Psychonauts and Rez: Infinite appeared first on Road to VR.

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Winning VR Experiences from the 2016 Proto Awards

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Last night, the VR community gathered in LA for the 2016 Proto Awards. This list of winners from the 2016 Protos is a great start. 2016 Proto Award Winners. The post Winning VR Experiences from the 2016 Proto Awards appeared first on VRScout.

Hands-on: New and Improved 2016 Samsung Gear VR vs. 2015 Model

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Announced alongside the new Galaxy Note 7 smartphone last month, the 2016 Gear VR headset is new and improved, with thoughtful backward compatibility with prior Gear VR phones. Comparing the 2016 Gear VR to the 2015 version , Ritchie highlights notable improvements in the video above.

2016 Proto Awards Submissions Open July 10th to July 24th

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​The Virtual Reality Foundation announced the 2016 Proto Awards submissions will be open from July 10th through July 24th. The Proto Awards will accept virtual reality experiences first exhibited or made public between September 23, 2015 and July 10, 2016.

Major Gaming Industry Players Jump into VR at E3 2016

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E3 2016 has come to a wrap. At E3 2016, the company has committed to full VR support for Resident Evil 7: Biohazard on PlayStation VR. See All E3 2016 News. The post Major Gaming Industry Players Jump into VR at E3 2016 appeared first on Road to VR.

Edge of Nowhere Dropping June 6, 2016

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Just last year at E3 I first tried Edge of Nowhere on the prototype Oculus Rift. Fast forward to present day and Edge of Nowhere will land on consumer VR on June 6, just days from today. Edge of Nowhere is a VR third-person action-adventure from developer Insomniac Games.

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Early ‘Fallout 4 VR’ Build Shown at E3 2016 Leaves Mixed Impressions

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Oculus Will Support DK2 Thru 2016

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Therefore, you can safely work on the DK2 for the remainder of 2016. In a recent blog post coinciding with the release of the consumer Oculus Rift and the Oculus 1.3 Oculus wrote lots of detail around their latest 1.3 release.

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VR Documentary Filmmaking on Trial at Hot Docs 2016

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The Crazy VR World of China Joy 2016

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Worldwide shipments of VR hardware is set to skyrocket in 2016, with some estimates pointing at volumes of 9.6 billion in 2016, according to IDC. The post The Crazy VR World of China Joy 2016 appeared first on VRScout. The ridiculous and amazing things we scouted in Shanghai.

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The 2016 Virtual Reality Headset Shopping Guide

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Buying a virtual reality headset in 2016 is difficult, especially if you haven’t gotten hands-on time with the various systems. It can be even more difficult when you realize there are incredibly simple, and low-quality, VR headsets available at most retailers.

Sony Reveals PlayStation VR’s Most Downloaded Games of 2016

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PSVR now has more than 50 titles supporting the headset, check out the most downloaded in 2016 below: Job Simulator ($30). The post Sony Reveals PlayStation VR’s Most Downloaded Games of 2016 appeared first on Road to VR.

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The Void Becomes a Reality Summer 2016

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Remember the void in the news this time last year? The Void aims to bring us the closest to a Holo Deck that we're likely to experience in our lifetimes. So yeah, it could be that cool! Related: What is "The Void"?

Roundup: PSVR E3 2016 Announcements & What It Means For.

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Roundup: PSVR E3 2016 Announcements & What It Means For VR 1. Launches on October 13, 2016 The PSVR, which will work on every PS4 console, will launch on October 13 for $399. By the end of 2016, Sony says 50 games will support VR on the PS4.

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VR in 2016: HTC’s $799 Vive Brings Belief To VR Skeptics

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While Oculus and the Rift have been very much focused on the West, perhaps the most interesting aspect of HTC’s business in 2016 has been its focus on Asia. The HTC Vive has had a solid 2016. ” Tagged with: 2016 , htc , htc vive , sales , year in review.

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Hands-on: 4 Experimental Haptic Feedback Systems at SIGGRAPH 2016

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From what we saw at SIGGRAPH 2016, it seems that the logical next step just is to produce more kinds of vibrations, at more points around the body, all synced with proper visuals and sound in VR.

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