Lithodomos VR Raises $679500 To Bring Historic Architecture Back To Virtual Life


Tagged with: Architecture , Lithodomos. VR Industry News Architecture LithodomosAs it stands, the Roman Colosseum is one of the most impressive historical sites you can lay your eyes on. But imagine if you could see it in its full glory, as it was built nearly two thousand years ago.

Imagination Touts New PowerVR Furian GPU Architecture


The post Imagination Touts New PowerVR Furian GPU Architecture appeared first on VRJournal. VR Industry and Technology architecture Imagination PowerVR Furian GPUThis week, VRJournal was privy to the inside scoop on Imagination Technologies and its grand unveiling of the company’s next-generation PowerVR Furian.

Redesigning Our Unity Core Assets: New Workflow and Architecture for Orion


We started with a brand new LeapC client architecture for streamlined data throughput from the Leap service into Unity. How the New Unity Architecture Works. The post Redesigning Our Unity Core Assets: New Workflow and Architecture for Orion appeared first on Leap Motion Blog.

To Be A Platform, Or Not To Be A Platform?

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Observations on NRF 2018. Making Retail Great Again

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Architecting for Digital Businesses

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Digital Transformation General digital business digital reference architecture enterprise architecture roadmap for digital transformationTechnology is advancing at a rapid pace and can be confusing to a business leader who has to keep up with buzzwords and terminology like [.].

VR Is Totally Changing How Architects Dream Up Buildings


Design Architecture virtual reality VRMore and more companies are working to adapt 2D visualization systems for a 3D world. The post VR Is Totally Changing How Architects Dream Up Buildings appeared first on WIRED.

VR and AR Could Revolutionize Construction, But There Are Still Big Challenges


Architecture, engineering, and construction professionals use Building Information Modeling (BIM) to make 3D designs of projects. The architecture, engineering, and construction fields are likely pioneers of AR. The global construction market will hit $10.3

See London’s New Waterloo Station Before It’s Actually Built Thanks To VR


It’s just a small but intriguing look at what VR can do for architecture. Tagged with: London Waterloo , VR architecture. Experiences London Waterloo VR architectureLondon commuters are dreaming of one thing right now; a finished Waterloo station.

VR device options for architects

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Virtual reality has experienced rapid growth within architecture, engineering and construction industries over the past three years. What started as a curiosity has now become increasingly commonplace in architecture, real estate development, and construction.

The End Of Flash

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Hybrid By Design Vs. Hybrid By Accident

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Selecting an Emerging Technology? Let Forrester Help You With Our New Technology Portfolio

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application development & delivery architecture & technology strategy business technology (BT) low-code platforms vendor selectionA new crop of emerging technology stands poised to unleash another cycle of raised consumer expectations, changing behaviors, and disruption. The stakes for business leaders are high — a wrong investment could put your firm out of business; make the right move and you’ll vault over your competitors. Which tech should you bet on? Which […].

CSI: Your Network – Reconstructing the Breach

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endpoint security information security network security security & risk security architecture security information & event management (SIEM) cybersecurity data breach digital forensics Security & RiskSeptember 2017 was a busy month.

IBM Jumps Into RPA Market With Automation Anywhere — Perhaps A Turn To More Practical Challenges

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business process management (BPM) enterprise architecture robotic process automation (RPA IBM and Automation Anywhere (AA’s) today announced a collaboration (note-not a formal partnership yet) to integrate (AA’s) Robotic Process Automation (RPA) platform, used to create software bots to handle repetitive, task-based work, with IBM’s portfolio of digital process automation software, that includes IBM Business Process Manager and Operational Decision Manager.

Architects and the Mental Visualization FallacySince I joined.


While I knew the use of game engines had already been experimented with in architecture — both through my visits to design reviews at GSAPP in Columbia University and through the anecdotes of friends at Georgia Tech, I also knew the workflow was tedious. vr virtual reality architecture

TIP of the Iceberg: Research Announcement on Threat Intel Platforms

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Preview: ‘Budludzha VR’ Gives New Life to an Abandoned Soviet Megastructure

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Lithodomos VR Raises $679500 To Bring Archaeology To Virtual Life


Tagged with: Architecture , Lithodomos. VR Industry News Architecture LithodomosAs it stands, the Roman Colosseum is one of the most impressive historical sites you can lay your eyes on. But imagine if you could see it in its full glory, as it was built nearly two thousand years ago.

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You Deserve What You Tolerate…

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information security network security security & risk security architecture security operations & program governance Security & RiskAfter reading through some other blogs and strategy papers over the weekend, (Don’t judge me. To some of us, this activity constitutes a good time…Yes, lame…I know.) I saw what appeared to be an underlying theme across the narratives I’d read: Security tolerates failure. It’s understandable that it happens, but I think, if we are […].

A Guide to IoT and the opportunities it presents to succeed in the 4th Industrial Revolution

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What Are Other I&O Folks Asking Us

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Applying Our Research To Black Hat 2017

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security & risk security architecture security operations & program governance breakout vendors S&R pros Security & Risk Vendor Landscape WaveI summarized RSA 2017 in the following way: It’s a bit like the supermarket, you’ll make far healthier choices if you stick to the outer aisles. Well, Las Vegas B-Sides, Black Hat, and DefCon are taking place this week and since these events differ in tone, audience, and participants, I’ve updated my advice: We’ve gone […].

Another serious player entering the Data Governance 2.0 market

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erwin, the very well known data modeling vendor separated from CA in 2016, is announcing a data governance module in addition to their existing suite of Data modeling, Enterprise Architecture and Business Process modeling The first release of the data governance is benefiting of the strong metadata repository acquired from Corso and is delivering business […]. business process modeling data quality & data governance enterprise architecture metadata management data governance

Big Ideas in VR: The Space is the Story


It’s a little complicated and it takes some time to wrap your head around, but it’s already something we encounter and participate in every day: architecture. After all, isn’t architecture really about embodying narratives? A world of people designed by Post-Architecture.

Carnegie Museum Takes You To 2020 Dystopias in VR


But in real life, guests are surrounded by a mashup of plaster architecture models from different western cultures in the museum’s Hall of Architecture. 4 at the Carnegie Museum of Art’s Hall of Architecture in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

African Folklore-inspired VR Puzzler ‘Rangi’ Hits PSVR Today

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Inspired by African tribal art, ancient architecture, and colorful landscapes, Rangi presents the player with a different artistic style for each level which is said to combine Africa’s diversity in terms of cultures and influences.

InsiteVR grabs $1.5M in seed funding to bring 3D models to life.


million seed round to tap into the architecture and construction markets and make early visions of projects more accessible to these industries’ clients through VR. InsiteVR grabs $1.5M in seed funding to bring 3D models to life in VR InsiteVR just raised a $1.5

HTC Selling Vive + GTX 1070 Founders Edition Bundle for $999

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The previous generation GTX 970 continues to be the minimum spec for the Vive, but the GTX 1070 GPU is a much better option today, with its Pascal architecture bringing various VR optimisations, giving you greater headroom for running demanding VR titles at higher quality settings.

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‘EVE: Valkyrie’ Gets New ‘Ultra’ Graphics Option Thanks to Nvidia VRWorks

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According to an Nvidia press release, it is Valkyrie’s support for VRWorks’ Lens Matched Shading rendering technique (only possible on the Pascal architecture) that maintains the level of performance required to render these higher quality visuals.

Acclaimed VR Puzzle Game ‘FORM’ Now Available for Oculus Rift

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Release in June, FORM is a VR puzzle game which has received top marks for its imposing, dream-like architecture and geometric puzzles. Now the game is available for Oculus Rift via both SteamVR and the Oculus store with a discount for the next week.

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BBC’s First AR App Will Let You Explore Ancient Artifacts With Your Phone


The series is set to take a look at the foundations of British culture and the history behind it, exploring significant artworks, artifacts and architecture throughout time that led us to where we are today. The BBC is already heavily involved with VR, having created and backed several projects from 360 videos to full experiences like Home: A VR Spacewalk. Soon, though, the organization will make its first foray into AR.

NVIDIA’s Next-gen Titan X Has 11 TFLOPS Performance, 12GB of Memory, and Costs 1 Arm and 1 Leg

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Nvidia is bringing its Titan X card into the next generation with a new version of the GPU built upon the company’s latest ‘Pascal’ architecture.

VR in the ’90s: Bootstrapping the Commercial VR Industry

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In 1995, she became a VR evangelist at Silicon Graphics where she helped to sell VR into enterprise VR applications including engineering, architecture, construction, medicine, military training, automotive, aerospace, heavy equipment manufacturers, and oil and gas companies.

Open Source Game Engine ‘Godot Engine’ Gets VR Support

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VR support originally appeared with the introduction of an ‘ARVR Server architecture’ in the October 2017 Alpha 2 release, which allows various AR and VR platforms to communicate with the engine. The full release of Godot 3.0

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Promising VR Horror Rise of Insanity Leaves Early Access This Week


Set in the 1970s, you venture into locations inspired by North American architectural trends of the time, solving puzzles and overcoming the terror.

HP to Launch Enterprise-focused Windows VR Headset in March

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In addition to the pro version, HP has also co-developed a VR Launch Kit with Epic with the goal of streamlining VR development for professional users working in industries such as product design and architecture.

Apple Points to VR as One Reason Why Next Mac Pro Needs to be More Powerful

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“We designed a system that we thought with the kind of GPUs that at the time we thought we needed, and that we thought we could well serve with a two GPU architecture… that that was the thermal limit we needed, or the thermal capacity we needed.

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Check out the winning gaming entry from the MIT Media Lab Reality Virtually Hackathon

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Action Bear is a puzzle game set in a bankrupt 1950's toy factory where you play as an unfinished prototype trying to gather human body parts to become a person.

‘Decentraland’ – Using Ethereum Blockchain ICO to Sell Virtual Real Estate

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More specific architectural details are described in their Decentraland Whitepaper. Decentraland is a virtual world that is using the Ethereum Blockchain to sell plots of virtual reality real estate.