Samsung Opening Two-Story ‘Experience Store’ In Canada

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Toronto will soon be home to Samsung’s sixth and largest immersive retail store. Set to open this summer at the Toronto Eaton Centre, Samsung’s “Experience Store” will be its biggest yet featuring 21,000 square feet of mobile technology spread across two jam-packed floors.

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View Conference 2018: National Film Board of Canada offers us interesting VR storytelling tips

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Today I’ve attended my first lecture at View Conference : the Masterclass “Artist-Driven Immersive Work” by Eloi Champagne and Martin Viau, of the National Film Board of Canada. virtual reality canada cardboard nfb storytelling tips view conference vr

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MetaVRse Launches Canada's First Full Service Virtual Reality Agency

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Toronto-based VR Agency MetaVRse has launched as Canada’s first full-service Virtual Reality agency.

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View Conference 2018: Museum of Symmetry review: one of the best creative VR experiences I’ve tried

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During the talk of the National Film Board of Canada at View Conference 2018 , the speakers Eloi Champagne and Martin Viau talked about one of the experiences they have developed, called Museum of Symmetry , that was like a cartoon in virtual reality. Image by National Film Board of Canada).

Microsoft Discounts Windows VR Headsets for Black Friday Sale, Up to $100 Off

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The sale is going on until 11:59 PM PST on November 27, 2017 ( your local time ), and is only available in Microsoft retail and online store in the US and Canada. Samsung HMD Odyssey Windows Mixed Reality Headset – $500 $449. Samsung Odyssey Specs. Image courtesy Samsung.

New ‘Star Wars’ VR Experience from ILMxLab to Debut in … Car Dealerships

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Developed for HTC Vive and Samsung Gear VR, the experience is coming soon to select Nissan dealerships in the US, Mexico, and Canada. HTC Vive Games ILMxLabs News Samsung Gear VR Games VR Games ilm ILMxLAB ILMxLAB vr lucasfilm star wars star wars vr star was the last jedi

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Become a Resistance Mechanic in this New Star Wars VR Experience

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Developed by ILMxLAB and Lucasfilm, the Nissan-sponsored experience will be available soon on the HTC Vive and Samsung Gear VR at select dealerships throughout the US, Mexico, and Canada.

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Making Diversity Fly

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Launching on International Women’s Day 2019, Iskwew Air will be Canada’s first 100% indigenous woman-owned airline. The films will be screened in VR through a variety of systems such as the Oculus Go, Google Daydream, or Samsung Gear VR.

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Google Announces First Daydream-Ready VR Phone – Breaking

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The 5″ Pixel sports a Full HD (1920×1080) AMOLED panel, some way short of the benchmark set by Samsung’s GearVR comaptible Galaxy phones which sport QHD (2560×1440) resolution AMOLED Panels.

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The XR Week Peek (2020.05.17): Apple Glasses are sleek, UE5 rises hype, NVIDIA releases CloudXR SDK, and more!

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Also thanks to the supply chain in China that has started again after the coronavirus crisis, the Oculus Quest and Rift S are now available in most countries , excluded the US, South Korea, and Canada. Samsung terminates its XR services.

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Viveport’s Play at Home Sale Offers Massive Reduction on Infinity Subscription

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The sale runs until this Sunday, 19th April, available in the following countries: US, Canada, France, UK, Japan, Taiwan, Australia, Germany, Spain, Russia, and South Korea.

Your VR Guide To Black Friday Deals

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Only available in Microsoft retail and online stores in the US and Canada, the sale goes on until 11:59 PM PST on November 27, 2017. Samsung HMD Odyssey Windows Mixed Reality Headset – $500 $449. Samsung Gear VR Price Cut. Sold on Samsung and Amazon.

First Ever OpenXR Demo Heading To Siggraph 2018 This Week

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The platform, which was announced at GDC last year, will be shown running an Unreal Engine VR demo inside both the StarVR and Microsoft’s Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ VR headsets at the event in Vancouver, Canada, from August 12th – 16th. The group includes over 140 members, with major players like Google, Sony, Valve, HTC, Samsung, Magic Leap, Oculus, AMD and Nvidia involved.

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Who is Trying to Make Key App for VR?

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It’s hard to avoid the hype around virtual reality (VR) headsets like the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift or its mobile counterpart, Samsung Gear VR; much of that excitement is focused on console, mobile, and PC gaming.

Take a step inside the classroom of tomorrowAs mentioned,

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Take a step inside the classroom of tomorrow As mentioned, virtual reality is already starting to have an impact on education, with headsets like the Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR and HTC Vive helping to make learning more immersive and fun.

Crytek-Incubated ‘VR First’ Program to Double Number of Academic VR/AR Labs in 2017

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Development is divided evenly across the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift platforms, each accounting for 31% of projects created, with other major VR platforms such as Samsung Gear VR, OSVR, and Daydream rounding out the bottom numbers. Carleton University, Canada.

‘Tis The Season to VR

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Target has started carrying the Merge VR headset, and T-Mobile stores are stocking up on Samsung Gear 360 and Gear VR. and Canada. October was such an important month for the virtual reality and augmented reality industry.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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You can enjoy the full audio recording below: Mindshow, updated Samsung Gear VR, Samsung 360 camera release date, GoPro, HTC, mobile tracking innovation from Chinese developer Deepoon, Microsoft Hololens, investment wrapup, and more!

The World’s Largest WebXR Hackathon Returns Next Week

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Last year, Virtuleap ran the first edition of the Global WebVR Hackathon to champion the open web as the best platform for mixed reality and to rally and catalyze content creators alongside partners like Mozilla, Google, Samsung Internet, Oculus, Microsoft, as well as dozens of other community partners from around the world. This round is sponsored by Supermedium, Mozilla and Samsung Internet, and will run from May 25th to June 24th.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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in funding; Samsung patents new biometric authentication methods; HTC Vive offers $500K in cash and prizes to developers on Viveport, their new non-gaming content platform, and more…. NEW GEAR VR + SAMSUNG PATENT: BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION.

FOVE Launches Pre-Orders For Eye-Tracking VR Headset FOVE 0, Starting at $549

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After raising $480,000 in funds through Kickstarter and an undisclosed amount from Samsung Ventures, FOVE later participated in the River accelerator program early last year alongside a number of other “frontier technology” startups.

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This VR Film Lets You Experience an Unwanted Pregnancy

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Even in countries with less restrictive laws such as the US and Canada, abortion remains hotly contested, and for many women–specifically those in poor or rural communities–not at all easily accessible.

Hands-on: VR Motion Controller ‘Atraxa’ Offers Promising 6DOF Without Occlusion Issues

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That last bit is only available as a bare PCB so companies can mount it however is most convenient, although NDI was showing off their own implementation housed in a white plastic box strapped to the top of a Samsung Odyssey headset running through SteamVR, controllers and all.

Weekend Downloads: New on Gear VR and Oculus Rift

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Weekend Downloads is part of our weekly update to bring you the latest additions to the Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift.

What is the Valve Index? Everything you need to know: features, specs, price and how to preorder it!

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It currently ships only in contigu ous USA and most of Western Europe and this has created some complainings from people that live in Canada or Australia, for instance. The Valve Index is for sure the big surprise for virtual reality in this 2019.

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Argentina’s Crystalis VR Game Wins The 2018 Global WebXR Hackathon

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This year’s event was sponsored by Mozilla, Samsung Internet, Supermedium, and VR First, and unlike last year, the competition theme was narrowed down to just two tracks: participants could either reinvent a classic game or give education a facelift using the immersive web as the medium. In total, 21 concepts were received from teams hailing from the USA, Serbia, Germany, Argentina, Italy and Canada.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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You will also be able to stream your virtual experiences in the Samsung Gear VR to Facebook Live before the end of this year, so stay tuned for more information on that angle.

Las Vegas To Debut Virtual Reality Marketing Campaign During Miami Art Week

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and Signalnoise , Canada; in early spring 2017, allowing them to experience the destination prior to bringing their Las Vegas interpretation to life in their respective art forms.

Can AR Counteract the ‘Retailpocolypse’?

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AT&T Stadium recently featured 80ft holograms of the Dallas Cowboys which could be viewed both inside and outside the stadium through Samsung 5G-enabled phones. This article is the latest in AR Insider’s editorial contributor program. Find out more or contact us to participate here.

PenPal Schools launches a VR field trip for students to promote Pakistan

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Features VR & AR ATX+PAK Chocolate Milk & Donuts Gigabit Community Fund Google Cardboard Mozilla Hive Austin PenPal Schools SamsungStudents from around the world can now travel to Pakistan and learn more about the country — virtually.

Weekend Downloads: New on Gear VR and Oculus Rift

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Weekend Downloads is part of our weekly update to bring you the latest additions to the Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift. Oculus is also offering a $100 Oculus Store credit when you purchase a Rift from Best Buy, Amazon, and Microsoft in the US and Canada.

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Leveraging 5G Networks to bring VR to South Korea, with Korea Telecom’s Joonmo Park

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In Canada, we have zero 5G deployment. I've seen some of the-- Huawei come up with a pair of glasses and Samsung, they're all kind of teasing at these. Joonmo: We tried very different kinds of devices, including Oculus Quest, or Pico device for 3DOF, and Samsung Gear. In Canada, we have zero 5G deployment. For most of the world, a cross-country, gapless 5G network is still the realm of futurists.

These 3 Companies Are Working To Give Us Better Bodies In VR

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They already captured about 8,000 people so far during a five-city tour of Canada with Samsung. Featured image showing avatars from startup Loom.ai.

Women In VR spotlight: Lee and Jordan Brighton talk about Run Dorothy Run.

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We also ran an animation and television production business and travelled extensively before landing in Vancouver, Canada. Zombie Donuts will first be released as a mobile VR experience on Samsung gear; you get to use that marshmallow shooter to blow away the zombified Donuts.

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Top 11 Christmas VR Experiences & Games

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You can download VeeR VR in your Oculus , Samsung Gear VR , HTC Vive , Windows Mixed Reality , Google Daydream , Steam VR and Lenovo Mirage Solo to have a wonderful Christmas experience. Christmas in Canada. Do you celebrate Christmas?

Sparking Productivity with Hands-Free AR, with Kognitiv Spark's Yan Simard

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He also has extensive professional experience with companies such as CGI, Zaptap, Vision Coaching, AIS, Incite Wellness, Bell Canada, Industrial Alliance, and more. We're in Canada, so we're a fast follow nation in general. It's the largest geotechnical centrifuge in Canada, which is in Newfoundland. He also has extensive professional experience with companies such as CGI, Zaptap, Vision Coaching, AIS, Incite Wellness, Bell Canada, Industrial Alliance, and more.

Top 29 VR/AR Events, Expos and Conferences to Attend in 2019

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You can download VeeR VR in your Oculus , Samsung Gear VR , HTC Vive , Windows Mixed Reality , Google Daydream , Steam VR and Lenovo Mirage Solo to watch amazing VR content. You can download VeeR VR in your Oculus , Samsung Gear VR , HTC Vive , Windows Mixed Reality , Google Daydream , Steam VR and Lenovo Mirage Solo to watch amazing VR content. VRTO : Toronto, Canada-based AR and VR expo. SDC : Samsung’s annual developer conference.