Arkio is a Collaborative Tool for Architecture Design & Review, Available Now on Quest, PC, & More

Road to VR

Arkio is a collaborative VR tool built for quickly sketching architectural ideas and for reviewing designs with a group. Built by a self-funded Iceland-based startup, Arkio aims to bring intuitive, fully-featured architectural sketching to VR.

My experience at the Immersive Architecture

The Ghost Howls

This weekend I’ve attended the Immersive Architecture in Venice. The location of the Immersive Architecture is fantastic. What Immersive Architecture does in a wonderful way is to let you grow your network. Immersive Architecture is all about doing networking while having fun. Of course , you have to attend this event only if you can have some relationship with the architecture/design/creative sectors. Header image by Immersive Architecture).


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Medieval Architecture


This lesson focuses on the architectural strategy of a medieval fortress and enables an immersive experience of medieval architecture. Engage in interactive history and access the medieval architecture lesson. The post Medieval Architecture appeared first on EON Reality.

Sony To Talk PS5 System Architecture Tomorrow


After months of silence regarding its next console, Sony will talk about PS5’s system architecture in an update tomorrow. Tomorrow at 4pm GMT / 5pm CET, PS5 lead system architect Mark Cerny provides a deep dive into PS5’s system architecture and how it will shape the future of games.

Augmented Reality for Architecture and Construction


In addition, every day more and more this technology is becoming part of the architectural design processes thus allowing both clients and architects to make changes before construction begins. remote-working augmented-reality construction architecture industry

Architecture, House Equipment & Interior Design


The post Architecture, House Equipment & Interior Design appeared first on EON Reality. Digital Twin technology – bring your real-world objects and surroundings into the EON-XR platform simpler than ever before.

Immersive Architecture is the event all architects were waiting for

The Ghost Howls

In a week here in Italy will start a very interesting VR-related event called Immersive Architecture. The name is self-explanatory, but since I like to write a lot of unnecessary sentences, I’ll tell you that it is an event focused on the applications of AR and VR in architecture, design, rendering and all related sector. Fabio D’Argnano, the organizer of this very interesting event (Image from Immersive Architecture). Image from Immersive Architecture).

Algorithmic architecture: Should we let A.I. design buildings for us?

Digital Trends

For most of human history, architecture has been a human activity. Now, we can do it with algorithms. But should we? Features ai Artificial intelligence genetic algorithms when good design powers tech

Architecture & Design Collaboration Platform ‘The Wild’ Launches On Oculus Quest (For Businesses)


VR architecture and design collaboration platform ‘The Wild’ launched on Oculus Quest today. That’s because it is intended for “qualified architecture and design teams” If you’re interested you can sign up on The Wild’s website. The post Architecture & Design Collaboration Platform ‘The Wild’ Launches On Oculus Quest (For Businesses) appeared first on UploadVR.

Aumented Reality for Architecture?—?Use Cases in 2021


Aumented Reality for Architecture?—?Use How Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality are Revolutionizing Healthcare Why is Augmented Reality so important in Architecture? link] Aumented Reality for Architecture?—?Use bim 3d architecture aec augmented-reality

How Immersive Tech Continues to Find a Home in Architecture and Real Estate


Virtual reality has radically changed almost every creative field, and architecture is no exception. Since its inception in the industry a couple of years ago, immersive tech quickly found an appropriate home in real estate and architecture, and proved itself to be one of the most valuable tools to communicate a property design. At its core, architecture is a social art. The fusion of architecture and technology marks an evolutionary chapter for the industry.

Apple's floating store in Singapore is its architectural crown jewel

Mashable VR

Apple's latest retail store , a floating orb in front of the iconic Marina Bay Sands hotel in Singapore, is an architectural marvel. More about Apple , Design , Architecture , Singapore , and Tech. Apple Design Architecture Singapore Tech

Honey bees, renowned for their architecture, are great sculptors too

Mashable VR

‘ Beehive Architecture ’ is a honeycomb exhibition presented by Tomas Libertiny. The goal is to showcase the collaborative benefits between design and nature and to raise awareness about the vital role that honey bees play as pollinators. Read more.

Collaborative Architecture Tool Arkio Runs On Oculus Quest, iPad, And More

Upload VR

So while Arkio is geared toward professionals in architecture, the founders see a chance that it could be useful beyond that market as well.

Cubism: How An Architectural Mindset Spawned An Intuitive VR Puzzle Game

Upload VR

I actually come from a background in architecture,” says Van Bouwel, speaking to me in VR from UploadVR’s virtual studio. It was architecture that actually led me to move into VR.

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. Lithodomos VR wants to give you this kind of experience using headsets and, today, it’s getting the funding to do so.

Intel Drops Teaser For Upcoming Xe-HPG GPU Architecture

Anand Tech

With the launch of their first-iteration Xe-LP architecture now firmly in the proverbial rearview mirror, Intel’s GPU division has turned its sights towards its next consumer-focused GPU architecture, Xe-HPG.

Jim Keller Becomes CTO at Tenstorrent: "The Most Promising Architecture Out There"

Anand Tech

It is high praise when someone like Jim Keller says that your company ‘has made impressive progress, and has the most promising architecture out there’ That praise means twice as much if Keller actually joins the company.

Sony to Discuss PlayStation 5’s System Architecture Tomorrow

Peter Graham

Tomorrow at 4pm GMT / 5pm CET, PS5 lead system architect Mark Cerny provides a deep dive into PS5’s system architecture and how it will shape the future of games.

VR Architecture App from UK Academy Impresses Staff & Classmates

EON Reality

This Unity-based Virtual Reality (VR) application, ALTO VR is an architecture lighting visualization and building simulation tool. ALTO VR — short for ‘Architectural Lighting Tool VR’ — was delivered by students under supervision and mentorship from EON Reality trainers and subject matter experts including Justyna Martyniuk-P?czek, The post VR Architecture App from UK Academy Impresses Staff & Classmates appeared first on EON Reality.

#800: How VR is Changing Architecture Education & The Symposium on the Architecture for the Immersive Internet at the Architectural Association

Voices of VR

Space Popular is a multidisciplinary design and research practice led by Lara Lesmes & Fredrik Hellberg, and they’ve been architecture students for the last eight. Podcast Archive

Intel Alder Lake-S leak: New hybrid 10nm architecture features 16 cores

Digital Trends

An early engineering prototype of Intel's 12th Gen Alder Lake desktop processor revealed that Intel will be migrating to a big.LITTLE CPU design. Computing Mobile News 12th-gen Alder Lake-S Intel Intel Alder Lake intel processors

Intel Schedules Tiger Lake Architecture Presentation For August 13th, Launch on September 2nd

Anand Tech

Detailed in bits and pieces over the past several months, Tiger Lake will be Intel’s third 10nm-based CPU family and will incorporate the company’s Willow Cove CPU architecture as well as the first integrated GPU based on their new Xe GPU architecture.

The Intel Xe-LP GPU Architecture Deep Dive: Building Up The Next Generation

Anand Tech

As part of today’s Intel Architecture Day, Intel is devoting a good bit of its time to talking about the company’s GPU architecture plans.

Virtual Reality: Emerging relevance of Immersive Technology in Architecture – Q&A

Trenzi VR

Gautam Tewari (Co-creator of Trezi) shared his insights with young designers and architecture students, in an… The post Virtual Reality: Emerging relevance of Immersive Technology in Architecture – Q&A appeared first on Trezi

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.

#801: Dynamic Architecture & Digital Campfires for Social VR Gatherings

Voices of VR

Yasmin Yesilipek is an architecture student at the Architectural Association who has been primarily focusing on virtual reality. She’s been creating spaces for online gatherings, Podcast Archive

Hot Chips 2020 Live Blog: Microsoft Xbox Series X System Architecture (6:00pm PT)

Anand Tech

Hot Chips has gone virtual this year! Lots of talks on lots of products, including Tiger Lake, Xe, POWER10, Xbox Series X, TPUv3, and a special Raja Koduri Keynote. Stay tuned at AnandTech for our live blogs as we commentate on each talk.

You'll Probably Have to Wait Until 2022 for the Big iMac

GizModo VR

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Architects Can Now Access A Powerful VR Tool On Oculus Quest


News App Lab Architect AutoDesk Revit Facebook Oculus Quest Oculus Quest 2 Oculus Quest Lite SENTIO VR SketchUp VR Architecture VR DesignTurn boring 2D floor plans into fully immersive 3D walkthroughs with the first Quest app designed specifically for architects.

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#805: The Frontiers of Speculative Design with Three Recent Graduates of Architecture

Voices of VR

I speak with three recent graduates of architecture school about how they’re using virtual spaces for speculative design. Paula Strunden is working with the interface. Podcast Archive

Multi-Sensory XR Experience ‘(un)Balanced’ Receives 2020 Lumen XR Award


To create (un)Balance , Legarnisson worked at the Interactive Architecture Lab in London, where it was completed in 2019 under the supervision of FIona Zisch, Alexander Whitley, Phoenix Perry, and George Adamopoulos.

Watch swimmers enjoy a dip in this incredible sky pool

Digital Trends

News Outdoors architecture modern architecture sky pool swimming poolDescribed as "the world's first floating pool," the stunning Sky Pool has a transparent floor and is located between two residential buildings.

Thursday's Best Deals: Samsung 82" 4K TV, Insignia Soundbar With Subwoofer, LEGO Architecture NYC, Keen Footwear Labor Day Sale, and More

GizModo VR

A Samsung 82" 4K smart TV , an Insignia soundbar + subwoofer combo , a Samsung 256GB microSD card, a LEGO Architecture NYC replica , a Keen Footwear Labor Day sale , a discount on patterned reusable masks , and a cooling mattress topper lead Thursday’s best deals.

#719: The Phenomenology of Architecture & How VR is Revolutionizing Spatial Design Intuition

Voices of VR

Designing impossible architecture in VR is changing how Andreea Cojocaru designs real buildings, and she’s reveling in the fact that she finally has a tool. Podcast Archive

Good Foundations: Visionary Architecture Firm Deploys NVIDIA RTX to Enhance Design from All Angles

NVidia VR

One of the world’s leading architecture firms is taking its path-breaking designs to the next level with ray tracing, using NVIDIA RTX technology. With NVIDIA Quadro RTX , ZHVR Group is able to use real-time ray tracing and rendering to create the complexities of the building — including the curvaceous exterior, wavelike walls and intersecting bridges that lead to the center’s museum, auditorium and library — to push what’s possible in the architecture design process.

Hot Chips 2020 Live Blog: Intel's Xe GPU Architecture (5:30pm PT)

Anand Tech

Hot Chips has gone virtual this year! Lots of talks on lots of products, including Tiger Lake, Xe, POWER10, Xbox Series X, TPUv3, and a special Raja Koduri Keynote. Stay tuned at AnandTech for our live blogs as we commentate on each talk.