Fri.Aug 24, 2018

The Future of Virtual Reality Beyond Videos and Games

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Virtual reality is a hot topic in the field of science and technology. It is assumed that the cost of hardware and the complexity of production are the obstructions for the massive adoption of virtual reality. However, the experts from the VR industry have different opinions.

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Holocaust Museum Preserves Memory of Victims & Survivors via Augmented Reality

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They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but augmented reality is giving the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum the ability to add a few more poignant real words to its exhibits.

Hands-On: Twilight Path Is The Next Enthralling VR Puzzle Game By The Creators Of Form

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Twilight Path from Charm Games has a strong sense of identity from its opening moments. The very second that it begins you immediately feel like you’re inside of a fully-realized virtual world, even if all you’re really doing is teleporting around while solving puzzles.

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Old Meets New as App Transforms Vinyl Records into Augmented Reality Sculptures

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Despite the rise of music streaming, the experience of immersing oneself in the artwork and lyrics of old school albums is alive again, as sales of vinyl records and CDs have outpaced digital downloads for the first time since 2011.

The Exorcist: Legion VR Review – Experience An Overwhelming Sense Of Terror

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While I’m far from being considered an expert on VR horror, I do consider myself a bit of an aficionado when it comes to the spooky and scary inside virtual reality headsets.

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Oculus ‘VR For Good’ Adds Three New Experiences To Oculus Video

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The Oculus Creators Lab delivers yet another offering of socially conscious VR films that will leave you thinking.

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Inside @imogeanheap’s cutting-edge VR concert with @TheWaveVR [link] allthingsvr.

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Inside @imogeanheap ’s cutting-edge VR concert with @TheWaveVR [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) August 24, 2018. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

The Nun’s Terrifying Escape The Abbey 3D 360 Video Is Guaranteed To Make You Jump

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I’ve ended up pushing my heart rate to the absolute limit this week.

#688: A Sufi Zikr as Social VR Ritual

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Gabo Arora’s ZIKR: A Sufi Revival premiered at Sundance this year. It’s a 360-degree video capture of a number of different Sufi rituals, songs, and. Podcast Archive

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Celebrate International Dog Day With Dex, Your AR Best Friend

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International Dog Day is this weekend on August 26th, 2018, so what better way to celebrate than with an AR best friend of your very own? Meet Dex: the AR dog created by the appropriately named VR/AR development studio, Labrodex. They’re the same team behind upcoming VR shooter, Scraper.

Cinematic VR Experiences

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You may be familiar with the fact we talk about gaming a lot by now, however, VR has many sides to it that take on multiple forms of content! One of the more interesting sides in cinematic experiences in VR.

Gamescom 2018 Hands-On: Crazy Machines VR Needs Just A Little More Invention

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Hit the button, let the cogs whirl, twisting the arm. The arm taps a domino that topples into another, causing a chain reaction that ends with a pressed button that launches a rocket that flicks a switch that drops an anvil.

The Biggest PSVR Releases Of The Week 08/19/18

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I think we’re all eagerly awaiting the arrival of next week a little too much to pay much attention to this week’s releases, but there are still some things you should definitely check out.

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Gamescom 2018: Telefrag Is An Unreal Tournament-Inspired Shooter For Iron Stomachs

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Most developers do their best to avoid discomfort in VR but Anshar Studios seems to relish in it. Few games have shown such reckless disregard for sending players into a dizzy haze than last year’s Detached , a fact its makers flaunted in a hilarious trailer for its PSVR launch. And why not own it?

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