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. Header image by Immersive Architecture).

#841 XR Ethics: Ethical Web Principles from the W3C Technical Architecture Group

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The W3C Technical Architecture Group (TAG) published a set of Ethical Web Principles on May 30, 2019 in order to provide an ethical framework when.

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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, I am extremely proud and happy that we had such a talented group of individuals who collaboratively worked hard during this program.

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

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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. Image courtesy of ZHVR Group.

#BuildTheFuture Immersive Collaborative Environments

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The Wild , a start-up from Portland, Oregon has just announced an integration with UK-based Igloo Vision to open up new avenues for collaboration and experiential design review for teams working in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC).

Madame Tussauds Partners With ARtGlass For AR Wax Exhibits


News AR AR Museums ARtGlass ARtGlass Group Augmented Reality Madame Tussaud's Wax MuseumDynamic holograms, historical video, and 360-degree panoramas inbound. Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C.

AMD Radeon Pro SSG Could Support 4TB Memory


In a move that was perhaps the most important announcement of Siggraph, Radeon Technologies Group presented the Radeon Pro SSG card , perhaps the most innovative concept to have come out of the GPU world of in quite some time.

KPF Pushes Limits of Building-Design Rendering Using NVIDIA RTX

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But Bothma is the director of applied research at Kohn Pedersen Fox , a New York-based global architecture firm whose work includes the city’s Museum of Modern Art. The software was developed by Chaos Group, an early adopter of NVIDIA’s Turing architecture-based GPUs.

Simulating Crowds of Virtual Humans in Immersive Environments

Road to VR

There are a number of non-VR researchers who are studying how groups of move through through different situations and contexts, and virtual reality is providing new opportunities to test out some of their theories within immersive environments.

Oblong Industries Raises $65 Million for ‘Minority Report’-style Gesture Technologies


The Los Angeles company raised the money from Greenspring Associates, Morgan Stanley, Foundry Group, Industry Ventures, and UTIMCO (the investment arm of the University of Texas). Oblong Industries makes “architectural scale” collaborative work tools.

Apple’s Job Listings Seek ‘VR File Format Engineer’, ‘VR Pipeline Engineer’, & More

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” Both roles are part of Apple’s CoreMedia team within their Interactive Media Group (IMG). Further, these roles, and the teams under which they’ll work, are likely developing the architecture for playback of VR video content on Mac and iOS devices.

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Choose Your Own Adventure Walking Dead VR Game Arrives On Headsets Early 2020


” “With dwindling supplies, the Tower’s grip on the city is threatened when a brutal group called the Reclaimed rises against them. Check out the first trailer for this 15+ hour survival-horror experience set in New Orleans.

The Gallery And Vive Pro Take Home Top Honors At 2018 VR Awards


The Guardian Media Group – The Party – A virtual experience of autism. VR Architecture and Real Estate of the Year Nominees. GrandPano – ALL in ONE VR for architecture. The 2018 VR Awards just wrapped up!

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Hands-on: Roguelike Bow-shooter ‘In Death’ is Divinely Inspired & Devilishly Fun

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Teleportation is a key element to the game since the world’s architecture isn’t always foot-accessible however. Accompanied by ominous Gregorian chants and extremely well-realized Romanesque/Gothic architecture, In Death is incredibly atmospheric.

Frooxius talks us about the development of amazing VR metaverse Neos

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Well first, it’s the most ambitious and challenging thing I ever worked on and that includes making my own processor architectures Part of the challenge is explaining what it really is , because it’s so many things at once. I had the great opportunity to interview Tomáš Marian?ík,

VR Headsets from ASUS, Dell, HP, and More Coming in 2017, Will Run on Intel Integrated Graphics

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Chinese VR headset maker 3Glasses has also joined the group, and will support the Windows mixed reality environment on their S1 VR headset in the first half of 2017, according to Microsoft.

Netgear Launches ‘World’s Fastest Router’ Nighthawk X10 for Streamers and VR Fans


The router combines a 1.7-gigahertz quad-core processor — the fastest processor in a home router — and quad-stream Wave 2 Wi-Fi architecture. Gamers and big downloaders can rejoice.

Interview to Enea Le Fons: from #30DaysInVR to #XDaysInXR and beyond

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XDaysinXR Architecture 1 is part of WHITELABEL’s #XdaysinXR initiative. This time I’ll use immersion time and the #30daysinVR codebase to guide a group of brave Architects in the creation of projects of a sustainable and desirable life on Mars.

AMD Announces Radeon Pro WX 7100 GPU Focused on Professional VR Film Editing

Road to VR

In an event at SIGGRAPH this evening, AMD’s Radeon Technology Group introduced a new line of ‘Radeon Pro’ WX-series GPUs. AMD has aimed the WX 7100 specifically at virtual reality content creation. Radeon Pro WX 7100 Release Date, Specs, and Price.

Varjo Launches $10,000 XR-1 Dev Edition, Combining VR & AR in a Single Headset

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Varjo’s display architecture left quite the impression on us to say the least, as we called the company’s prior headsets a “ breathtaking preview of VR’s future. ”.

Collaboration Tool The Wild Partners With Igloo Vision on Shared Immersive Environments

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The Wild and Igloo Vision are integrating their technologies to help improve enterprise collaboration when it comes to experiential design review for teams working in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC).

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Here’s the 10 Companies Competing at GTC’s VR Content Showcase for $30,000 in Prizes

Road to VR

Nvidia’s GTC 2017 conference next week has a heavy focus on broader business uses of AR and VR, including healthcare, education, architecture, and more.

HP Wants to Enhance Traditional CAD Workflows with “VR Snacking”

Road to VR

HP Labs, the company’s R&D group, wanted to find a way to allow designers to do quick VR spot checks on their work so that they could iterate much faster.

InstaVR provides SAP connectivities as SAP.iO Foundry Startup


Clients include Toyota , TUI Group , PwC, US Navy , and GOV.UK. InstaVR provides SAP connectivities as SAP.iO Foundry Startup. Further Enterprise Level Success with VR Experience.

Meet Kyle Riesenbeck, UploadVR’s New Editor-in-Chief


During that time, I packed up my family and moved from Cincinnati, Ohio to Seattle, Washington to pursue a career in VR architectural visualization. Group shot of members in the VR community from OC5, Kyle is pictured top right. I can still remember the first time I heard about the Oculus Rift. In August 2012, I received an email from a co-worker with the subject line, “This looks like your kind of thing” along with a link to the Oculus Rift Kickstarter.

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First Look at Windows Holographic VR Headsets from Dell, HP, Acer & 3Glasses

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Chinese VR headset maker 3Glasses also joined the group, and will support the Windows mixed reality environment on their S1 VR headset in the first half of 2017. Here’s a visual tour of some of the first VR headsets to be shown adopting Microsoft’s new Windows Holographic platform.

‘VRChat’ is the Closest VR Experience Available Today to ‘Ready Player One’s’ OASIS

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VRChat has the most advanced friend-finding features of any Social VR experience, but they also have the user experience of traversing between virtual worlds with a group of people by dropping in-world portals.

Exclusive: HP’s Next-gen VR Headset Aims to Raise the Bar on Clarity & Comfort

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Ludwig, who has been closely involved with the development of the headset, walked me through a demo where I strolled around a real-time pre-visualization of an architectural design.

Taking Inspiration from Existing Design Processes and Pushing the Limits of Reality

The Extended Mind

And you can have fun with that group of people no matter what whether that experience is good or bad. Photo by Cleyton Ewerton on Unsplash. Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) developers are being challenged to design experiences on an unprecedented level.

HP ‘Reverb’ is the New High-res Headset on the Block, Starting at $600

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From my hands-on with the headset, it feels in the same FOV class as the Rift, Vive, and PSVR, but maybe on the lower end of the group. HP today announced Reverb (formerly codenamed ‘Copper’), the successor to the company’s first Windows VR headset.

Educators make lemonade with Virtual Worlds

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Architecture students from Egypt and the United States meeting in Second Life. Those groups that still use these types of environments have a very definite purpose in mind, such as advancing ongoing research or building communities that support those activities.

A Look at Immerse UK’s Fresh Report on the XR Technology Market


If you’re unfamiliar with one or both of those groups, just sit tight. See Also: How Immersive Tech Continues to Find a Home in Architecture and Real Estate. Immerse UK recently released a 100-page report of the state of the immersive economy.

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


The Guardian Media Group – The Party – A virtual experience of autism. VR Architecture and Real Estate of the Year Nominees. GrandPano – ALL in ONE VR for architecture. 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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‘Beat Saber’ Early Access Review – a VR Rhythm Game for Budding Jedi Knights

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There are only leaderboards for now—global, player, and Steam friends—although you can create a local, session-based leaderboard in Party Mode so you can keep track of who gets the highest score among a group of friends in the same room.

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Rollercoaster Tycoon Joyride Review: Limited VR Thrills


Despite my appreciation for their architecture and my love of other less intense parts of theme parks, I’ve never been able to get on a coaster without it devolving into an exercise in how tightly I can shut my eyes and how much I can renew my faith in a deity to make the ride stop.

The CEO of CGTrader gives us great insights on the 3D models market and VR

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We are a stock 3D models marketplace , where designers share and sell more than 640,000 models for everything from VR, games, architectural visualizations, video production, AI training, to 3D printing. This is also true for architectural visualizations. Do you know CGTrader ?

Making the World a Better Place with Virtual Reality

Tech Trends VR

million investment from China’s Shanda Group, however, that turned the project from a pipe dream to what now looks more of a viable proposition. SpaceVR will use Virtual Space Tourism to connect us to our planet and to each other, expanding the limits of human consciousness.