Thu.Oct 14, 2021

Hands-On With The New HTC Vive Flow VR Glasses

VRScout

HTC’s lightweight VR device is designed primarily for lifestyle and light entertainment. HTC today unveiled the Vive Flow, a portable VR glasses device.

HTC 350

HTC Announces Vive Flow, a Compact VR Headset Focused on Casual Entertainment & Wellbeing

Road to VR

HTC today announced Vive Flow, its latest standalone VR headset. While the company just recently released the enterprise-focused Vive Focus 3, the Vive Flow aims for the consumer market with a compact size and feature-set that HTC has designed around casual entertainment and wellbeing apps.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Halloween Kills Snap Lens Brings Michael Myers To Life In AR

VRScout

Universal Pictures and Snap Inc. turn to AR and volumetric technology to promote the new Halloween Kills movie.

AR 284

Magic Leap Won’t Make a Consumer Headset but May License Tech to Someone That Will

Road to VR

Magic Leap just gave us the first glimpse of its Magic Leap 2 AR headset earlier this week. Despite a consumer-focused start, the company has firmly pivoted into the enterprise segment.

How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

Sabby Life is Changing the Way We View Art With VR Art

ARPost

The advent of the VR art game Tilt Brush enabled users to paint in 3D space using virtual reality. It employs a range of dynamic brushes that allow users to incorporate interesting effects into their works.

More Trending

Vive Flow Hands-On: An Ultra Compact VR Headset For Watching Netflix

Upload VR

HTC’s Vive Flow is by far the lightest and most comfortable VR headset I’ve ever worn. As a regular VR user, when I first picked up Flow I instinctively put it on over my head as I would any other headset.

NASA wants you to appreciate the moon on Saturday night

Digital Trends

NASA has some exciting goodies lined up for International Observe the Moon Night this Saturday. Here's what to expect. News Moon NASA space

110
110

Reality Bytes: Apple, Disney & Canon

AR Insider

What are the biggest insights and observations in AR and adjacent sectors this week? Welcome to Reality Bytes, featuring lightning-round video commentary from AR Insider partner, M7 Innovations. The post Reality Bytes: Apple, Disney & Canon appeared first on AR Insider. Commentary Reality Byte

Apple 106

Army Shifts Testing Of HoloLens-Based AR Gear To 2022

Upload VR

The United States Army says it recently conducted a test of its Microsoft HoloLens-based AR platform and will move further testing of the hardware to 2022.

AR 102

How to Train Employees 65% Faster With Virtual Reality

With a rapidly changing economy, Avangrid Renewables looked to virtual reality to develop a standardized form of immersive training in order to onboard and upskill technicians faster than ever before.

Can Snap Mainstream AR Marketing?

AR Insider

To expand the addressable market of AR advertisers, Snap recently launched the AR Lab with ad agency giant WPP. The program will set advertisers on the right foot with onboarding tools, educational materials and development resources. We examine. The post Can Snap Mainstream AR Marketing?

These are the features making me love the iPhone 13 Pro’s camera

Digital Trends

The best smartphone cameras are fun, capable, and versatile, and the iPhone 13 Pro ticks all the boxes. These are the features that really stand out. Apple Mobile Camera iPhone 13 Pro iPhone 13 Pro Max

Apple 99

HTC Vive Flow Announced: Compact $499 6DOF VR Headset

Upload VR

After two weeks of teases, the HTC Vive Flow has been officially announced. As was previously speculated , Vive Flow is based on HTC’s super-slim concept for a VR headset, Project Proton. The device resembles a pair of glasses with very thick lenses and weighs just 189g.

HTC 96

Hawkeye gets a new trailer and a two episode premiere

Digital Trends

All Clint Barton wants to do is get home for the holidays and spend time with his family. Unfortunately, Kate Bishop and the mafia have other ideas. Movies & TV News disney plus Hawkeye Marvel Marvel Studios

95

AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

Analyst Take: Why HTC Vive Flow Should Have Enterprise Subscriptions

Upload VR

There is a place in the market for a headset like HTC’s Vive Flow, however, I am not sure that it works in its current state. Here’s a breakdown of why. Why does Vive Flow Exist? Let’s start with Vive Flow’s purpose, according to HTC Vive.

HTC 94

The 5 most successful Hispanic tech startups in the world

Digital Trends

The Hispanic startup scene might not get as much press as that of Silicon Valley, but it's absolutely booming nonetheless. Here are the biggest of the bunch. Features Hispanic Heritage Month hispanic heritage month 2021

93

Creed: Rise To Glory Hits 1 Million Units Sold Across All Platforms

Upload VR

Survios announced that Creed: Rise to Glory surpassed 1 million units sold across all VR platforms this week. Creed: Rise to Glory released in 2018 for PC VR platforms and was later a launch title for the original Oculus Quest headset in May 2019.

Intel Alder Lake destroys AMD in new gaming performance leaks

Digital Trends

Intel Core i9-12900K is likely to be the star of the new Alder Lake lineup. The processor has just been benchmarked, and it might just be a true gaming beast. Computing News benchmark Intel Alder Lake Intel Core i9-12900K intel processors leak

Adele finally gets out of the house in video for comeback single 'Easy On Me'

Mashable VR

Stock up on tissues and rosé: Adele is back to make your life feel at least 30 percent more dramatic. The lead single from her first studio album in six years, 30 , lands with a video that's in direct conversation with her last mega-hit.

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl already has its first tournament-banned character

Digital Trends

Michelangelo has already been banned from one Nick All-Star Brawl tournament for having a wildly overpowered move. Gaming News nick all star brawl

Confused governor says looking at webpage's HTML is criminal hacking

Mashable VR

Mike Parson is sick and tired of all these sophisticated, no-good hackers and he's not going to take it any more. It's too bad the Missouri Republican has no idea what he's talking about.

T-Mobile claims big 5G coverage and speed wins in new report

Digital Trends

T-Mobile claims big wins in coverage and speed in the latest Opensignal report. Mobile News 5G AT&T T-Mobile Verizon

90

Student using iOS 15's Live Text to steal class notes gets an A+ at life

Mashable VR

Why take notes when you can just take photos? A viral TikTok showing a student using iOS 15's Live Text to copy, and digitize, a classmate's notes has renewed interest in the mostly overlooked feature.

Early Staples Black Friday Deals 2021: Save on AirPods, laptops and more today

Digital Trends

Staples rolled out early Black Friday deals for a wide range of products, including a 27-inch Acer monitor, the AirPods Pro, and the Asus VivoBook 15 laptop. Apple Computing Deals Home Theater Mobile Black Friday 2021 computing deals Home Theater Deals mobile deals staples 2021

Apple 87

What to expect from Apple's October 18 event

Mashable VR

Yes, Apple may have just held a big event in September to announce the iPhone 13 , but don't relax just yet. Another Apple streaming event is right around the corner. Tim Cook and friends plan to show off a new wave of product announcements at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET on Monday, Oct.

Tips 83

Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro will finally rival iPhones in OS update support

Digital Trends

The Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro will get four OS updates and five years of security patches, finally matching Apple's iPhones. Mobile News Google Pixel 6 Pixel 6 Pro

Apple 87

Jump start your holiday list with the Lenovo ThinkPad L13 Yoga, starting at $952

Mashable VR

The following content is brought to you by Mashable partners. If you buy a product featured here, we may earn an affiliate commission or other compensation. If you’re having a hard time deciding what to put on your holiday list this year, let us help you out.

Study 83

Is Back 4 Blood cross-platform?

Digital Trends

Back 4 Blood features a useful crossplay system that lets you join groups of players across all platforms, along with a less developed cross-progression system. Gaming How-To Back 4 Blood Games turtle Rock Xbox Game Pass

Timothée Chalamet and Zendaya are watching you (and yes, it's a meme).

Mashable VR

Can a tweet X-ray your soul, sexually? Apparently, yes. Entertainment Weekly has published a digital video version of its new cover on Twitter. It features Dune stars/sharp-ass jawline havers Zendaya and Timothée Chalamet.