Chicago Bar Now Serves A VR Cocktail Using A Gear VR

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This Chicago-based bar and restaurant is known for its ambitious and unusual menu in which nothing is too elaborate.That’s certainly true of its latest invention, The Macallan Rare Journey, revealed by Forbes. If it all sounds a little too up market then that’s because it kind of is; the cocktail is $95 and the bar is based in the Conrad Chicago luxury hotel.

Coldplay to Livestream ‘Head Full of Dreams’ Concert on Gear VR for Free Next Week

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Samsung and Live Nation are teaming up to bring Coldplay’s performance on August 17th from Chicago’s Soldier Field straight to your headset, starting at 8:30 pm CT ( your timezone here ). Ever wanted to go to a Coldplay concert?

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Watch Obama’s Farewell Speech Live in 360°

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When he does, we’re going to make sure you get to see the speech live from Chicago even if you can’t make it there in person. to set up 3D 360° cameras throughout McCormick Place in Chicago, where the speech will take place.

VR Wearables Set to Steal the Show in Chi-Town

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Featured VR Industry and Technology Chicago VR WearablesThe hottest in VR wearables is about to blow into the Windy City. Uproar PR, in partnership with We Are Wearables and. The post VR Wearables Set to Steal the Show in Chi-Town appeared first on VRJournal.

Samsung Rocks Lollapalooza With Gear VR Experiences

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For the 25th anniversary of Lollapalooza, Samsung went all out bringing their latest in immersive VR experiences to the Chicago music festival. Watch live performances from the stage and skateboard through Malibu all in VR.

Learn To Create Full VR Experiences In Unity With Our 10-Week Intensive Night Course

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A recent graduate from the Biomedical Visualization Graduate Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Tiffany grew a passion for interactive medical education/simulation techniques in the AR/VR space. At Upload, we believe in education that prepares you for the real world.

How We Live Streamed President Obama in 360°

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We flew into Chicago a few days before the event to meet with White House officials (I love saying that) and align on camera placement at McCormick Place.

Add a bit of Ray Harryhausen and a dash of Ultraman and you have this 2 awesome for words F2P VR City Builder/Monster Battler from High Voltage Software!

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High Voltage Software has shipped 96 titles on nearly every console in existence since founding in 1993 near Chicago Illinois.

FX Series ‘Legion’ Gets Augmented Reality Art Experience

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Nicholas Avenue & Jefferson Street; New York, NY at Bleecker Street & Carmine Street; Chicago, IL at W. FX promotes its new X-Men-related show with cool augmented reality art murals.

Moto Z Might Be The First Phone To Support Both Daydream And Tango

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According to Engadget , Motorola Mobility president Aymar de Lencquesaing confirmed as much at an event in Chicago, stating that AR on smartphones is “likely to stick” and that the company would “follow, or lead, the market in this area.” We often daydream about a tango with a smartphone that supports both great VR and AR, but such a device may soon be a reality.

‘The Unspoken’ Was Originally an Open World Console Game Called ‘Wizards of New York’

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” Throughout the course of development, Insomniac eventually moved the game’s setting from New York to Chicago and retitled it “ The Unspoken.”

NextVR Partners With NFL For Post-Game Coverage in VR

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In addition to the highlights after the game on the 13th, users will be able to catch two more post-game experiences following the Chicago Bears at New York Giants game on Nov.

Meet Nomadic: The Company Turning Local Movie Theaters Into VR Arenas

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With the headset over my eyes I was now in an experience code named, Chicago. A new VR company is emerging from stealth mode that is aiming to make location-based VR arenas as common as your local movie theater or shopping mall. It is called Nomadic and was founded by a group of entrepreneurs with former experience at Disney, Industrial Light and Magic and Electronic Arts.

Latest ‘The Unspoken’ Update Brings a New Arena, Artifact, Guardian and More

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Insomniac Games’ Oculus Rift and Touch exclusive magic dueller just got a sizeable update which bringing welcome elements such as a new Chicago arena, misdirection oriented Dark Tag artifact and a brand new guardian by the name of Bridge Wraith.

This Game Lets You Practice Photography in VR

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Chicago-based game developer Robomodo is showing us an early prototype of their “VR Photo Jam” experience, transporting you into the shoes of an action sports photographer positioned atop a halfpipe as skaters fly overhead.

High Voltage Software launches excellent VR FPS Damaged Core, purchase now for access to the Dragon Front beta.

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I have been following the work of High Voltage software since Conduit 2 and I recently had the chance to play Damaged Core three weeks ago at High Voltages office right outside of Chicago.

‘Phantogeist’ Is A First-person Shooter That Makes AR A Social Experience

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In this game from Chicago-based Trixi Studios , a friendly alien helps you identify nasty invading aliens and shoot them in the real world. The first-person shooter Phantogeist has debuted as a social augmented reality game on Google Tango.

‘The Unspoken’ Review: An Addicting Urban Magic Fight Club

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The Unspoken ‘s Chicago setting provides several unique and memorable maps. The first rule of fight club is do not talk talk about fight club. The first rule of urban, underground, magic fight club is always make sure your fireball is fully charged before throwing it.

Field in View: My VR Highlights Of 2016

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I watched him wind around the streets of Chicago, pointing out places he’d been decades ago. What a year, huh? Last December the VR community was left guessing as to when the Oculs Rift, HTC Vive, and PlayStation VR would really release, and 12 lightning-fast months later we have them all and a new headset from Google to boot. This industry continues to move at a dizzying pace, and we can’t wait to see how it keeps up in 2017.

‘The Unspoken’ is Getting a Spectator Mode, New Classes, Arenas, and Play Modes in 2017

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The developer is sketchy here but promise more of The Unspoken ‘s setting of Chicago to be revealed featuring “dramatic layouts and dynamic pedestals.”

Fox & Marvel combine powers for nationwide Augmented Reality campaign for latest mutant themed show "Legion"

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Five augmented reality murals that will reveal the power of David Haller’s mind can be found in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Nicholas Avenue & Jefferson Street; New York, NY at Bleecker Street & Carmine Street; Chicago, IL at W.

The Essential VR Music Videos of 2016

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Speaking of phantasmagoric, Bengfang’s “Never Ends” showcases the Chicago producer’s future-forward vibes, and the result looks like something Kubrick might have made had he been on a cyberpunk binge while dropping designer hallucinogens.

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Here Is The NBA’s Full NextVR Live Broadcasting Schedule For This Season

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14, 2017 – Toronto Raptors at Chicago Bulls – 8:00 p.m. NextVR has previously pulled in massive funding through big investment rounds, including $30 million and another 80 million , to continue live broadcasting in VR.

The 9 Best Oculus Rift Games That You Can Play Right Now (Touch Update)

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It puts you in the Chuck Taylor’s, scarf, and trench coat of a modern sorcerer trying to evade a shadowy cabal in the dark streets of Chicago. The Oculus Rift is amazing. And this month it got even more amazing.

The Unspoken: New Map, New Summon and New Artifact Coming Tomorrow

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This modern day wizard brawler takes place in Chicago and pits your sorcery skills against other crafty spellcasters to decide who the best archmage really is. The Unspoken is one of the best multiplayer virtual reality gaming experiences you can have today.

The 9 Best Oculus Rift Games That You Can Play Right Now

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It puts you in the Chuck Taylor’s, scarf, and trench coat of a modern sorcerer trying to evade a shadowy cabal in the dark streets of Chicago. The Oculus Rift is amazing. And this month it got even more amazing.

I Tried to Find Love in Virtual Reality

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The League operates on iOS and Android in SF, NYC, Chicago, Boston, DC and my home city of LA. All my time spent in headsets and exploring virtual worlds doesn’t give me a lot of time to date these days.

This is How Fake News Happens: The Reporting of Palmer Luckey and Nimble America

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Note: Prior to this tweet, the “Nuisance Committee”—a Super-PAC founded by Cards Against Humanity creator Max Temkin—had just spent $20,000 to put up a 90-foot anti-Trump billboard in Chicago near O’Hare International Airport. As journalists — especially those, who publish multiple articles weekly — we’re often so focused on the now-now-now, that we rarely take a step back and reflect on stories from a few news cycles ago.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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In Chicago, pigs no longer fear Rush University. Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly live video show and podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst. You can enjoy the full audio recording below: 1. POKEMON GO GO GO!

VR Bungee Jumping, Samurai Swords, and 16 More New Demos

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Richard is a developer/programmer at M1 Interactive in Chicago. Ready to take a dive on the wild side, or just relax and fly a kite? Today in the last of our 3D Jam spotlight series, check out these VR demos that take you to the edge and leave you breathless. Alien Planet.