Udacity Launches a ‘Learn ARKit’ Course Created in Collaboration with Unity

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Now Udacity , the for-profit online education site that was spawned from free Stanford University computer science classes, has created a course that says will take you one month to complete so you can start making your own AR apps for iOS.

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Golfshot Mobile App Chips in AR Mode for Measuring Shots on the Course

Next Reality AR

A new update to the Golfshot mobile app brings new AR features to iPhones and iPads designed to help golfers determine shot distances during course play. The app uses GPS to determine course distances, with more than 40,000 golf courses supported.

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Dev Shares Crash Course on VR Game Optimization for Oculus Quest & Mobile Hardware

Road to VR

In nine minutes, this crash course offers up an indie-dev focused overview of optimizing VR games built in Unity for mobile hardware like Oculus Quest. The post Dev Shares Crash Course on VR Game Optimization for Oculus Quest & Mobile Hardware appeared first on Road to VR.

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VR Gets A Degree As London University Launches Specialized Course

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The course will place a focus on VR content creation and storytelling, teaching techniques to develop immersive experiences across film, gaming, animation and sound. A new classroom dedicated to VR is being opened for the course, including access to Oculus Rifts, the HTC Vive Pro, mobile VR headsets, motion capture suits, a green screen and PCs running the Unity engine. The course kicks off next month and has places available still.

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Tetris Effect Has A Hidden Game Boy Level Because Of Course It Does

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Tagged with: Tetris Effect Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Tetris Effect Has A Hidden Game Boy Level Because Of Course It Does appeared first on UploadVR.

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SteamVR Tracking Courses Begin, Already Completed by 50 Developers

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Valve opened up their SteamVR tracking technology for third-party development in August, and since then, 50 developers have completed the mandatory training course provided by Synapse, the first company to enter the field.

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Gran Turismo Sport Gets Another F1 Car, Microtransactions, New Course In July Update

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Tagged with: gran turismo sport Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Gran Turismo Sport Gets Another F1 Car, Microtransactions, New Course In July Update appeared first on UploadVR.

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Half of SteamVR Tracking Course Attendees Using Tech for Non-gaming

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From his experience teaching the SteamVR Tracking course, Bruey has an inside view on what companies are doing with the technology and when we might begin to see the fruits of their labor. Road to VR: How many students went through the SteamVR tracking training course?

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‘VRChat’ Virality Runs Its Course After 3M Installs, Healthy Concurrent Usership Remains

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The post ‘VRChat’ Virality Runs Its Course After 3M Installs, Healthy Concurrent Usership Remains appeared first on Road to VR.

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Bethesda Gives a Peek into ‘Fallout 4 VR’ in Crash Course Intro to Game Mechanics

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The post Bethesda Gives a Peek into ‘Fallout 4 VR’ in Crash Course Intro to Game Mechanics appeared first on Road to VR.

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

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Learn More About The 10-Week Course And See The Syllabus. We are offering a 10-week intensive night course at our campuses in both San Francisco and Los Angeles to teach you how to create full VR experiences from the ground up in Unity.

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Oculus & Chloë Grace Moretz Serve Up A Six-Course VR Meal

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On July 31st, a group of lucky guests gathered on the rooftop of Ian Schrager’s Public Hotel in NYC where they were treated to a six-course dinner unlike any they’ve experienced before. The post Oculus & Chloë Grace Moretz Serve Up A Six-Course VR Meal appeared first on VRScout.

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The Tower Is An Awesome VR Obstacle Course Built For Room-Scale Rift

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From here you can see the gauntlet laid down right in front of you; the course winds and weaves its way up through the buildings, reaching further than you can see. My first trip up The Tower took 45 minutes that I’m not likely to forget anytime soon.

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These University Courses Are Teaching Students the Skills to Work in VR

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I actually came here to teach a course in VR, but then it sort of went to sleep, until about four years ago when it came back with a bang.”. But what should those shopping around for a VR degree course be looking for? “I’ve been in VR for a long time,” says Rob Catto.

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Oculus reverses course, drops DRM

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Oculus has released an update to its software yesterday, allowing its games to run on other headsets. “We continually revise our entitlement and anti-piracy systems, and in the June update we’ve removed the check... Briefs Oculus Rift Oculus VR

Adr1ft Dev Three One Zero Has ‘Run Its Course’, Adam Orth Joins First Contact

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Three One Zero, the developer behind one of the most anticipated games of the Oculus Rift launch, has “run its course”, according to its founding member.

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‘Cloudlands: VR Minigolf’ Level Editor Makes Building New Courses As Easy as Legos

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Cloudlands: VR Minigolf’s new level editor makes creating and sharing new courses a snap. Cloudlands: VR Minigolf has launched a level editor in their latest update, allowing users to pick, place, and snap together course segments with incredible ease.

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Intel to 360 Livestream PGA Tour at TPC Sawgrass Golf Course on Gear VR

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Broadcast during all four days of The Players Championship starting May 11th, 360 video will be livestreamed from the famous 17th hole at the TPC Sawgrass golf course. The post Intel to 360 Livestream PGA Tour at TPC Sawgrass Golf Course on Gear VR appeared first on Road to VR.

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Danger Room VR Is Like A Room-Scale Obstacle Course Coming This Week For Free

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Tagged with: Danger Room VR Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Danger Room VR Is Like A Room-Scale Obstacle Course Coming This Week For Free appeared first on UploadVR. A new game from Barcelona-based The Game Forger promises to help you rediscover the joy of room-scale VR.

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Udacity creates a nanodegree course to push VR forward

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As wildly popular as virtual reality might have become, and as now widespread it may have been, thanks to the likes of Google Cardboard, the content available for the technology has barely scratched the surface.

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Charting the Course for Mobile VR

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The post Charting the Course for Mobile VR appeared first on Leap Motion Blog. This week, we’re excited to share our latest milestone on the road to truly compelling mobile VR.

5 Revolutionary Educational and Professional Uses for Virtual Reality

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Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

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The post Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017 appeared first on EON Reality Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy.

San Francisco's Make School academy debuts VR development course

VR Game Critic

San Francisco-based academy Make School has introduced a new track dedicated to VR to its summer course schedule. The programme has been curated with the assistance of Tony Parsi, one of the founding members of the Virtual Reality Modelling Language (VRML

Learn VR Filmmaking With Our Online Video Course

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If you are a filmmaker who wants to learn how to produce immersive video content for virtual reality headsets, then we have exciting news for you: we’re building an online video course ! Are there things you would like us to include in the course?

Christian Dior Fashion Fans Can Now Try on Sunglasses & Headbands via Augmented Reality on Instagram

Next Reality AR

Over the course of the week, the AR experience generated. Fashion brand Christian Dior is using augmented reality as a carrot to drive up their follower counts on Instagram.

'Detective Pikachu' Pokémon Pop Up in Augmented Reality via Google's Playground App for Pixel Devices

Next Reality AR

Of course, this isn't the first time Pokémon fans have had the opportunity to photograph their favorite pocket monsters in augmented reality.

Snapchat Turns Sunset Strip Billboard into AR Video Ad, Releases Lens Challenge to Promote Music Project

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So, of course, she should get her own reality show. I was today years old when I first heard of Bhad Bhabie, but I'm told she is apparently a rapper with a rags-to-riches story.

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HTC Vive Cosmos slated for Q3 2019, it will feature some surprises

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Of course we spoke in English, but sometimes I also tried to say some words in Mandarin, just to feel more local and make them more confused than ever with my terrible pronunciation. In all these meetings, of course, I also tried to get some secret info about the future plans of the company.

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Facebook Expands to Enable 360 Photos in News Feeds

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The fastest way there, of course, is through your phone.

Google Releases ARCore 1.7 Update, Adds Face Filters & Expands Animation Support

Next Reality AR

Of course, others have followed, but their face tracking apps often pale in comparison to the original. Snapchat made augmented reality selfie effects famous, with Facebook copying the feature across its mobile apps. Now, Google is giving Android developers the keys to adding face filters to their apps as well. On Friday, Google detailed the AR features coming to Android via ARCore 1.7.

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Google Preparing AR Walking Navigation via Testing Through Local Guides

Next Reality AR

Don't Miss: Google Charts Course for Location-Based AR Apps via Maps. The augmented reality walking navigation mode for Google Maps appears to be closer to an upcoming release for the general public.

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Facebook Brings Augmented Reality Ads to Its News Feed

Next Reality AR

Of course, the experiences can also be captured and shared with. Facebook is preparing to make augmented reality experiences for brands more visible in its mobile app with Tuesday's introduction of augmented reality ads in its News Feed.

Magic Leap Experience Lets Golf Fans Meet Jordan Spieth & PGA App Update Brings Pebble Beach to AR

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Nevertheless, the PGA is making it possible for golf fans to get closer to the action at the famous Florida course than those who paid to attend the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, which teed off on Thursday.

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How to make a 3D Photo for Facebook from your Unity project

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Of course, the photo is not a real 3D one, but the resulting effect is nice nonetheless. Of course, it may be a long process , and also requires some mastery of Photoshop. When Unity renders a scene, of course, it has to compute a depth map of the objects in the scene.

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Magic Leap Reveals Partnership with Oscar-Winning Effects Studio Behind Marvel's Biggest Hits

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We are storytellers at Framestore, first and foremost; innovation courses in our veins,".

Magic Leap's Unity Conference Presentation Uncovered Many New Details, Here's What We Found Out

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During its presentation at Unite Berlin, Magic Leap gave attendees a crash course in developing experiences for Magic Leap One (ML1), we found out quite a bit more about how the device works and what we can expect to experience with the device.