Facebook Instant Articles Now Support 360 Videos and Photos

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Now Facebook is also letting publishers post 360 videos and photos to Instant Articles. Facebook’s Instant Articles is the latest format that displays publisher’s content in a faster loading, ad-light version of Facebook when accessed by users on mobile devices.

NY Times’ New AR Article Captures Lakeith Stanfield’s Balancing Act

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As part of its “Great Performers” series The New York Times debuted a new AR article featuring Get Out actor Lakeith Stanfield performing a balancing act. Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post NY Times’ New AR Article Captures Lakeith Stanfield’s Balancing Act appeared first on UploadVR. The AR content seems to work seamlessly on a recent iPhone or iPad with the NY Times app installed.

Top 10 Articles

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” The post Top 10 Articles appeared first on VR World. In today’s edition of Top 10, we take a stroll the virtual information lane during May Day and see what’s interesting around the globe. Flying Cars, Electric Trucks and Human Face in VR. How Kuku Robots Create The New Tesla Model 3… [link] news/35523/leaked-images- reveal-tesla-model-3- production-robots/.

8 Ways to Annotate Readings, Websites and Online Articles with Examples

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For more resources, check out my article, Critical Reading with Digital Devices , posted on ESL Library. “Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.” ” – John Locke.

All the best AR and VR news from CES 2019

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More on this news on Road To VR: article 1 , article 2 ). More on this news on Road To VR’s article 1 and article 2 and on Upload VR’s article 1 and article 2 ). More on this on Road To VR article 1 and article 2 ).

Top Five Articles You Should Read This Thursday

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” The post Top Five Articles You Should Read This Thursday appeared first on VR World. Welcome to this week’s edition of Top Five Thursday. What’s new around the globe: Sky is the limit for the upcoming drone with a 100 megapixel camera! link] and-hasselblad-team-for-a-100- megapixel-camera-drone- 25483279/.

All you need to know about the Vive Cosmos

The Ghost Howls

My personal review hero, Ben Lang of Road To VR, comes to our rescue for this: in this fantastic article , he claims that he has spotted a new Qualcomm prototype exposed at CES , as a prototype manufactured by Acer and Quanta. Best articles virtual reality ces 2019 vive cosmos vr

Top 11 useful 360 photo articles of VeeR

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With the goal of introducing the 360 VR medium into more people's daily lives, VeeR has picked 11 most useful articles for 360 photography. Whether you are a first-time amateur or a professional photographer, you will learn something new from these articles.

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Google’s Experiment With Web-Based Augmented Reality

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Their latest breakthrough is called Article. According to a blog post published by Ali and Carpenter earlier this week: Article is a 3D model viewer that works for all browsers. In essence, Article wants to make sharing AR models as simple and addictive as posting GIFs and JPEGs.

Cloudhead Games – Lessons Learned From Five Years of VR Locomotion Experiments

Road to VR

Guest Article by Paul White and Antony Stevens. Feature Guest Article VR Development VR Locomotion antony stevens cloudhead games paul white vr development vr locomotion

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Exclusive: Designing Single-handed Shortcuts for VR & AR

Road to VR

Guest Article by Barrett Fox & Martin Schubert. AR Design Feature Guest Article News VR Design ar design leap motion vr designFor new computing technologies to realize their full potential they need new user interfaces.

Exclusive: Cloudhead Games Goes In-depth with Knuckles EV2 & Predecessors

Road to VR

Guest Article by Denny Unger. Feature Guest Article News VR Controllers cloudhead games denny unger knuckles knuckles ev2 knuckles ev2 unboxing knuckles ev2 video

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How to create a WebVR experience using Unity

The Ghost Howls

Well, just some days after that article, I’ve been proved wrong. Yesterday, I was reading an article on VentureBeat about the importance of WebXR. Best articles tutorials virtual reality gamedev mozilla unity vr webvr webxr

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HTC Vive Pro first impressions: should you buy it?

The Ghost Howls

Best articles reviews virtual reality htc vive htc vive pro professional review vive pro vr

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Exploring Methods for Conveying Object Weight in Virtual Reality

Road to VR

Guest Article by B-Reel. Feature VR Design VR Development b-reel guest article resistance feedback resistive feedback simulate object mass simulate vr weight vr design weight in virtual reality weight in vr

Headphone Covers + Merino Sweater Competition

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ArticlesAre your VR headphones starting to look a little worse for wear after being abused for several hundred hours? Fear not! You can now freshen them up with our cotton covers. The covers are simple to attach over the headphones and secure with elastic for a comfortable fit.

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How to prepare for a VR demo – an Infographic

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Articles VR HygieneWhether you’re a business trying to attract potential customers in a unique way or you’re simply preparing for a family games night, follow our Infographic guide to ensure everything runs smoothly.

New Oculus Rift Facial Interfaces & Foam Replacements

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Articles General NewsThe wait is finally over for Rift users. We are happy to announce that our facial interfaces and foam replacements for the Oculus Rift are now available.

You can now buy and sell High Fidelity currency

Hypergrid Business

Articles VR & AR High FidelityOne of the shops at High Fidelity’s Avatar Island. Image courtesy High Fidelity.). High Fidelity , the new virtual world platform started by Linden Lab founder Philip Rosedale, now allows its users to convert its virtual currency to real-world cash.

VR shows value in enterprises

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Articles News VR & AR VR Intelligence(Image courtesy VR Intelligence.). Survey: Enterprise Companies Seeing Strong Return on Investment in VR & AR.

Headphone Covers + Merino Sweater Competition

VR Cover

ArticlesAre your VR headphones starting to look a little worse for wear after being abused for several hundred hours? Fear not! You can now freshen them up with our cotton covers. The covers are simple to attach over the headphones and secure with elastic for a comfortable fit.

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The 10 most sweat inducing VR experiences

VR Cover

ArticlesVR is in its infancy and there are a lot of things that will probably emerge in future headsets that we can only dream about now.

VR Cover Production Process

VR Cover

ArticlesEver thought about the steps it takes to manufacture certain items? Take a behind-the-scenes look into the manufacturing process of the latest VR Cover products. In this day and age, almost everything that is created is done so by autonomous machinery and while it is efficient, we appreciate the human-touch involved in every step from raw material to finished product. Shop All VR Cover Products.

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Educators open free resource shop on OSgrid

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Articles Metaverse News Educator Commons OSGridThe Educator Commons store on OSgrid’s Wright Plaza. Image by Maria Korolov.).

New York Times Hitchhikes on NASA's Mission to Mars via Augmented Reality

Next Reality AR

The article also features a 3D model of the InSight lander, which will. In the latest installment in its burgeoning augmented reality journalism practice, The New York Times is bringing its readers closer to Mars and NASA's latest spacecraft set to travel to the red planet.

10 Ways to Enjoy Virtual Reality

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ArticlesLife is a wonderful, precious gift. A miracle and a mystery all at the same time. Why are we here? Where did we come from? Most of all, why is it so boring? Every day you wake up, like the day before. You brush your teeth (we hope), and isn’t that the same toothpaste as yesterday?

Augmented Reality Reporting from NY Times Shows That Military Perpetrated Syria Chemical Attack

Next Reality AR

In the article, "How We Created a Virtual Crime Scene to Investigate Syria's Chemical Attack", readers (using the NY Times app for iOS or Android) can place the 3D model of the detonation scene in their physical environment and walk around the remains of a chlorine bomb.

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New York Times Leads Readers on an AR Journey Through the Cave That Trapped the Thai Soccer Team

Next Reality AR

When viewed through the NY Times app for iOS or Android on ARKit or ARCore-compatible devices, the article presents a black wall with life-sized cutouts depicting the various openings the boys, their coach, and their rescuers encountered throughout.

Creator Portal Confirms Magic Leap One Runs on Nvidia Tegra Chip

Next Reality AR

An article titled "NVIDIA Tegra Graphics Debugger" appears to confirm that Magic Leap One (or ML1 for short) will contain an Nvidia Tegra processor.

Oculus Details New Functionality in Audio SDK – Near-field 3D Audio and Volumetric Sound Sources

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In a new series of articles on the official Oculus Developer Blog, the company is offering an overview of additions to the Oculus Audio SDK, specifically new techniques for near-field 3D audio and volumetric sound source rendering.

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Training Your Brain Muscles with VR

Tech Trends VR

This article originally appeared on VRScout. Sense Arena’s portable VR Hockey Training kit was a big hit at CES 2019.

A Year in Tech: 2018 Recap

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Virtual Reality in Schools: One important Consideration.

RealVision VR

This article will focus (pun unintended) on one aspect of VR in Schools… that NO extensive study or best practices guide has touched on yet, that of stereoscopic imagery, vergence-accommodation coupled with mechanical inconsistencies that VR HMDs might have on young kids being introduced to VR.

Virtual Reality Improving Mental Health

Tech Trends VR

This article originally appeared on VRScout. Limbix is building up immersive content that therapists can use to treat phobias, depression and anxiety.

Escaping from Augmented Reality

Tech Trends VR

This article was originally published on VRScout. Scriptum is a new AR escape room app that lets you step into another dimension. But will you be able to find the way out? It is really interesting with any new platform to see what types of games become popular as the medium evolves.

Betting on Location-Based VR

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This article was originally published on VRScout. Mk2 partners with Secret Location to create worldwide VR distribution network.

Growing a Mixed Reality Magic Garden

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This article originally appeared on VRScout. Funomena’s latest game lets you plant holographic gardens in your own mixed reality playspace.

Flying Into NirVRana

Tech Trends VR

This article was first published on VRScout. Using immersive tech for therapy and meditation is becoming more popular, but can Healium really make us forget the misery of long-haul flying?

How to Get Started as a Beginner VR Developer

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This article was contributed by The post How to Get Started as a Beginner VR Developer appeared first on UploadVR. Development VR VR Industry News academy development game development gamedev getting started how to VR app vr developer workshop

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6 Reasons Why Virtual Reality Will Thrive in Film and Entertainment

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This article The post 6 Reasons Why Virtual Reality Will Thrive in Film and Entertainment appeared first on UploadVR. 360 360 Video entertainment Experiences awane jones filming hollywood IMAX merchlar vr film

Making Noise in VR

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This article originally appeared on VRScout. New BBC Virtual Reality experience invites you to find your voice and make a difference by walking a mile in the shoes of the suffragettes.

Traveling in Virtual Reality

Tech Trends VR

This article was originally published on VRScout. With RizortVR you can virtually check out your travel destinations before arriving at check-in.

Making Intelligent Avatars in AR

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This article was first published on VRScout. Artie is an AI engine that creates entertaining and highly interactive avatars for use in Augmented Reality.

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