October, 2015

Is Cinematic VR really Virtual Reality?

RealVision VR

Above, is the by-the-book definition of Virtual Reality. Thus, by default, VR is associated with a polygon rendered world, that inserts the audience or participant in and gives them tools to interact with this world.

Jason Giambi may be retired from the MLB but EON Sports VR changed the game

EON Reality

“The Strike Zone awareness simulation is unparalleled in baseball today,” said Giambi. “I I can’t imagine what the game would have looked like if we had this technology when I broke into the league in the mid-90’s.

DIY Holograms

Immersive Authority

Interested in making your own Star Wars style holograms similar to the hologram R2D2 projects in Episode 4: A New Hope? There’s 2 methods. Smartphone Hack. This is the easiest. You just need to create a plastic pyramid that is hollow at the top.

A 360 photo album, two new VR demos and my report from Burning Man 2015

Enter VR

Post from RICOH THETA. – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA Hi there! For those who don’t want to read, let’s get the. The post A 360 photo album, two new VR demos and my report from Burning Man 2015 appeared first on Enter VR.

HoloLens and Holograms

Doc-Ok

Today Microsoft announced a release window (first quarter 2016) and price (USD 3,000) for HoloLens developer kits , so suddenly HoloLens, and discussion thereof, is all over the Internet again. Figure 1: Microsoft’s HoloLens.

How Not To Suck At VR

VR Playhouse

(and other fun facts) by Derin Turner. Over the past year, we have been hard at work here at VR Playhouse, experimenting with virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, astral-projecto-realities. Some things have worked, others not so much.

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Get Access to the Closed Beta of Our VR AppFactory

Headjack

You have shot some amazing 360º video content, but how will you distribute it to your audience and the different VR headsets? Of course you can upload it to YouTube , VRideo , or even Facebook , which all support 360º video, but traditional video platforms are not always the best option.

The Video Processing FPGA inside the OSVR HDK and the Sensics dSight

VRGuy

Now that OSVR hacker developer kits are in the wild, @skyworxx Mark Schramm has posted some teardown photos of the 1.2 version of the HDK.

Lightfields, orphanogenesis and simulating exact universes with Frooxius

Enter VR

Hello and welcome to Enter VR! Join Frooxius and I as we explore complex subjects that are too difficult for me to. The post Lightfields, orphanogenesis and simulating exact universes with Frooxius appeared first on Enter VR.

Go Back to the Future in VRChat Today

VR Pill

Celebrate Back to the Future Day in VRChat, which makes it easy to create and explore virtual reality with other people. Any 3D content brought onto our platform is instantly transformed into a social experience.

It's our sizzle reel!

VR Playhouse

Click here to check it out. It's a pretty great compilation of the work we've been doing. Big shout-out to VR Playhouse editor/legend Derin Turner, who put it all together. Enjoy

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3 Robots About to Break Into Your Everyday Reality

Leapmotion

Happy Halloween! At Leap Motion, we’ve seen our fair share of impressive motion-controlled robots that will one day bring about the robocalypse. (We’re We’re looking at you, hexapod !) But the robot revolution is just getting started.

Virtual reality life forms, making vr content in vr and more with Tim Sweeney from Epic Games

Enter VR

Hello and welcome to another installment of the Enter VR podcast. The show you are about listen to was recorded at Oculus. The post Virtual reality life forms, making vr content in vr and more with Tim Sweeney from Epic Games appeared first on Enter VR.

The endless possibilities of social VR with Ruuubick from Altspace

Enter VR

Hello and welcome to Enter VR. Come scuba dive with us inside the mind of Ruuubick a virtual reality community builder and. The post The endless possibilities of social VR with Ruuubick from Altspace appeared first on Enter VR.

Finding the flawless input solution and getting people to move their necks with Graham from VRChat

Enter VR

Hello and welcome to Enter VR! An independent podcast about virtual reality. On this episode I speak with Graham Gaylor, one of. The post Finding the flawless input solution and getting people to move their necks with Graham from VRChat appeared first on Enter VR.

Unreal Engine is paving paths to the metaverse with Nick Whiting and Steve Gehrman

Enter VR

Hello and welcome to Enter VR! Nick Whiting from Epic Games drops by the podcast via skype. We chatted with him about. The post Unreal Engine is paving paths to the metaverse with Nick Whiting and Steve Gehrman appeared first on Enter VR.

Guy Godin is in the business of making killer apps featuring Steve Gehrman

Enter VR

Hello and welcome to Enter VR! Guy Godin, the creator of Virtual Desktop drops by to talk vr and eat Pupusas after. The post Guy Godin is in the business of making killer apps featuring Steve Gehrman appeared first on Enter VR.

Rethinking vr cinema, AI consciousness clones, brain to brain experience sharing and more with Doug Blumeyer

Enter VR

Hello and welcome to another episode of Enter VR! On this episode we explore the mind of my friend Doug Blumeyer, come. The post Rethinking vr cinema, AI consciousness clones, brain to brain experience sharing and more with Doug Blumeyer appeared first on Enter VR.

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Infographic: Building Your 3D Jam VR Project

Leapmotion

Developers around the globe have until Nov. 9th to build the most amazing experiences for virtual reality, desktop, mobile, and beyond – with over $75,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs. Register for the 3D Jam now at developer.leapmotion.com/3djam.

Reach into the Digital World: Getting Started with Leap Motion @ HackingEDU

Leapmotion

The world is changing – can you hack it? At Leap Motion, we believe that the next wave of technological interfaces will rely on the original human operating system: your hands.

Escape Virtual Reality with Telekinetic Powers

Leapmotion

Much like sketching the first few lines on a blank canvas, the earliest prototypes of a VR project is an exciting time for fun and experimentation. Concepts evolve, interactions are created and discarded, and the demo begins to take shape.

#ScreenshotSaturday Challenge: VR Guitar, Wizard Bowling, and More

Leapmotion

Last week, we kicked off a #ScreenshotSaturday Challenge, with 15 T-shirts up for grabs to developers sharing the very best #3DJam screenshots and videos on Twitter. The first round wrapped up with 5 winners, and here they are!

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Embedded OSVR and what it can do for Phones and Game Consoles

VRGuy

What do you do when you need to add a VR peripheral like an eye tracker or a motion suit to a phone or a game console? Tear your hair out, probably. There are multiple reasons why this is not easy. Depending on the particular setup, common reasons are: Closed programming environment that prevents you from working with an unknown peripheral, without going through a tedious approval process.

Mega Daily Dose 360 – Getting Spooky

VR Pill

There are lots of zombies in this Mega Daily Dose, where we take a look at the best 360° videos of the last few days. Experience Zombie Thriller, enter a house with barely anything to arm you against an army of encroaching zombies, and more!

Happy #ScreenshotSaturday! 3D Jam Mid-Progress Roundup

Leapmotion

It’s #ScreenshotSaturday, and you know what that means – time to take a look at the very latest projects for the 3D Jam. We’re almost at the halfway mark, which means that developers are starting to share early glimpses of their builds. There are already three early entries on our itch.io site and we can’t wait to see what you have in store as the jam progresses. Here’s the latest and greatest from around the web: The post Happy #ScreenshotSaturday!