Thu.Sep 13, 2018

KLM Airlines App Uses AR To Determine If Your Luggage Is Carry-On

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Royal Dutch Airlines turns to AR to take the second guessing out of carry-on luggage.

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SEGA’ s “Space Channel 5” makes its return as a PlayStation® VR game.

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SEGA’ s “Space Channel 5” makes its return as a PlayStation® VR game.

The VOID Adds Five Marvel & Disney Location-Based Experiences

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The hyper-reality provider partners with ILMxLAB to develop a new series of interactive experiences, starting with Disney’s upcoming animated film, Ralph Breaks the Internet.

‘I Expect You to Die’ Reaches $3 Million Revenue Mark Across All Platforms

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I Expect You to Die (2016) , the spy-themed puzzle game from Schell Games , was a big earner last year, achieving $1 million in revenue since its late-2016 until August 2017. Now a little over a year later, the studio reports they’ve recently closed in on the $3 million mark.

I Expect You To Die Clears $3 Million Revenue Milestone

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I Expect You To Die from Schell Games surpassed a revenue milestone of $3 million. The spy-themed escape room VR game released in late 2016 and since shipped on every hand-controlled consumer VR platform alongside major updates that kept the game fresh over the last two years.

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Facebook Artist Makes a Case for VR Manga in Homage to Iconic ‘Dragon Ball’ Scene

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As a current artist-in-residence on the Facebook Social VR team, Goro Fujita has been making some pretty impressive “quillistrations” as a part of his daily creative regime using Quill, Oculus’ first-party VR paint and drawing tool that he helped develop.

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Battle X: Birth of the Alliance, the VR- enabled first-person shooter is out tomorrow and features the voice talent of Casper Van Dien

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Battle X: Birth of the Alliance, the VR- enabled first-person shooter from the military simulation software veterans at Naviworks, releases Friday September 14th on Oculus VR, HTC Vive, and Steam, with a PSVR version following in early 2019.

Hands-on: Arca’s Path Is The VR Equivalent Of A Christmas Stocking Stuffer

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Dream Reality Interactive might be onto something here. Its answer to making sure everyone from your grandparents to your nephew is trying VR this Christmas? Replace real presents with virtual ones. In this case, it’s the marble maze, a rare symbol of present-ized unification under the tree.

Breaking the Mold – How VR Can Help Teachers

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In India, the fifth of September is celebrated as Teacher’s Day, commemorating the birth of Dr. S Radhakrishnan , the first Vice President and second President of India. Dr. Radhakrishnan was also an exemplary educator, who believed that ‘true teachers are those who help us think for ourselves.’ Teachers, therefore, are not only instrumental in building knowledge networks and nurturing the growth of young learners, but more importantly, they have the power to decide the future of education.

PSVR Shooter Honor and Duty: D-Day Gets Open Beta Next Week

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It might be time to put Firewall on pause for a bit; another PlayStation VR (PSVR) multiplayer shooter is getting an open beta next week. Strange Games’ Honor and Duty: D-Day, a World War II-era shooter, will have a free testing session in both the US and EU starting September 18th.

Will XR make us more or less lonely?

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Social XR. By Emily Friedman. A major criticism of smartphones is that they decrease our situational awareness and prevent us from being truly present. Raise your hand if you’ve ever been on a date with someone who used his/her phone the whole time?)

Fly Like Thor With This Hilariously Dangerous VR Movement Experiment

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What could be safer than putting on a VR headset, grabbing a motion controller by the wrist strap and then twirling it above your head to take flight? WyVRn developer Hamster Ball recently showcased this frankly terrifying new form of VR locomotion, which allows you to whirl a hammer and lift off just like everyone’s favorite Norse Avenger, Thor. You know, Thor? The guy that can fly by having his hammer pull him off (Ragnarok pun intended)?

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Tactical Shooter Zero Caliber Gets Early Access Launch Date, PSVR Support Confirmed

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More tactical VR shooting is heading your way very soon. A-Tech Cybernetic developer XREAL Games today confirmed to UploadVR that its anticipated modern shooter, Zero Caliber , will launch via Steam Early Access on November 9th for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. On October 25th, however, the studio will launch a free demo that’s available up until the Early Access release.

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Firewall Devs ‘Working Hard’ To Fix Squad Issues, Hosting

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It sounds like you can expect Firewall Zero Hour ‘s matchmaking problems to be fixed in the near future. In a post on the PlayStation Blog developer, First Contact Entertainment reassured fans that they were “working hard” to bring improvements to the PlayStation VR (PSVR) exclusive shooter, which launched late last month.

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Construction Innovation and Visualization Lead. The post Max Eklund appeared first on BrainXchange. Speakers

VR Intelligence Hosting Enterprise VR Webinar With Johnson & Johnson, DHL

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As enterprise businesses start to see the benefits of immersive tech, VR Intelligence brings together immersive leads from Johnson & Johnson and DHL, along with HTC Vive, for a webinar to discuss where and how companies can get a real return on their investment in XR. Last month, an XR industry survey by VR Intelligence revealed some interesting feedback on the uses of VR and AR in enterprise.

AR, MR, XR or VR?

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