‘Rangi’ is a VR Puzzle Game from Ex-Ubisoft Devs That Lets You Explore Mythical Africa


In the fervor of the holiday season surrounding the release of PlayStation VR and Google Daydream, followed by the Oculus Touch controllers and the never-ending onslaught of new games and experiences on the Steam marketplace, it’s easy to forget about Samsung’s Gear VR.

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Samsung Brings Multiple Video On Demand Apps To Gear With PhoneCast VR


However, a new app from Samsung itself is bringing similar apps into the headset. The company this week launched a Beta version of Samsung PhoneCast VR. You can see it in the image above sporting the rather hilarious Ostrich advert that Samsung debuted for Gear VR earlier in the year. Africa TV. Samsung Gear VR VR Industry News

Building Empathy: ‘Under the Net’ Malaria Documentary Shows the Art and Power of VR


The campaign is focused on providing protective nets to the people of Africa, where mosquitoes pass Malaria to people at night. Tagged with: africa , documentary , malaria , nothing but nets , under the net.

Discovery and Google Announce VR Travel Series ‘Discovery TRVLR’, First of 38 Episodes to Arrive in November

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This means you can watch on Google Daydream View and Cardboard, and with a little extra creativity, on Oculus Rift and HTC Vive with Opera’s new experimental browser and Gear VR through Samsung Internet.

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Explain VR Is Like An Encyclopedia Brought To Life


They’ve even worked with schools from India and Africa and are considering designing it for their curriculum in the future. Explain VR is currently available for Samsung Gear for $4.99 Tagged with: education , Explain VR , samsung gear , VR. education Explain VR samsung gear VRIt remains to be seen just how large a part education will play in the VR industry, but there have been interesting developments recently.

Acer Unveils New Business-friendly Windows VR Headset with Detachable Display

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Seemingly taking a page out of Samsung’s playbook, the Acer OJO 500 includes a few features once exclusive to the Samsung Odyssey HMD: integrated audio and manual inter-pupillary distance adjustments. Acer today announced a new Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headset.

2018 VR Award Nominations Highlight Skyrim, Beat Saber, Coco, And More


Comparatively, for UploadVR’s 2017 awards , we selected the Samsung Odyssey and Lone Echo/Echo Arena respectively as our winners for those categories. Vision3 – My Africa. Nominations are in for the 2018 VR Awards which is put on by VR Bound and judged by an expert panel. As of today there’s a shortlist of nominees for 12 different categories including headset of the year, VR game of the year, and even best marketing.

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Oscar-Winning Director Kathryn Bigelow Discusses Her First VR Film ‘The Protectors’


UploadVR: What impact do you feel the continued release of new headsets from PlayStation VR to Google Daydream to the recent Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive will have on enticing more people to create in 360-degrees? UploadVR: What’s it been like not only capturing these elephants in 360, but also bringing people to their home environment in Africa?

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Top 37 VR Film Festivals to Attend in 2018


Projects must be viewable via Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Samsung Gear VR, or Google Cardboard. Fictional and non-fictional, live-action cinematography and CGI are all acceptable as long as they are compatible with mobile HMD's such as Samsung Gear VR.