3 Impressive WebVR Examples Worth Checking Out With Firefox’s New Support for Vive and Rift

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Here’s three examples worth checking out. Since WebVR is new (and free), much of what’s out there is still very much demo and experimental content, but several exceptional examples demonstrate why we should all be excited for the possibilities of VR on the web.

Watch: Tobii Reveals Vive VR Eye Tracking Examples, Including ‘Rec Room’

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After hyping everyone up recently with a short teaser video, eye-tracking specialists Tobii have revealed more details and video examples their eye tracking in action at GDC, including integration with social VR application Rec Room.

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‘VR Noir’ Is A Great Example Of How Virtual Reality Will Change Television VR Noir is a 360-degree film with interactive elements created by the Australian studio Start VR.

‘VR Noir’ Is A Great Example Of How Virtual Reality Will Change Television


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8 Ways to Annotate Readings, Websites and Online Articles with Examples


Below are examples from my students using the free Grackle Marks add-on for Google Docs and the paid pro version of Newsela. “Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.” ” – John Locke.

Obsidian Artist Recreated An Infamous ‘Star Wars’ Hub In Unreal 4


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VR Travel | Tourism Marketing Successful Examples and How To Get Started!


With just a little bit of time and investment, you can engage clients more effectively than ever by following the examples and tutorials below. Examples. There Are Millions of Travel Agencies Out There, What Makes Yours Special? BBC News has recently published an article regarding the application of Virtual Reality technology in tourism - in short, VR can evidently boost tourism businesses as a marketing tactic.

Snapchat Adds Speech-Activated Lenses to Its Augmented Reality Capabilities

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The first voice-activated examples include saying "okay" to add corresponding stickers, and saying "love" to activate a flourish of hearts (awww). Other examples include saying "wow" to prompt a camera zoom or stickers popping up in the background, or saying "hi" to summon a.

This Children's Hospital Uses HoloLens & Augmented Reality to Calm Young Patients During Medical Procedures

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While numerous examples exist of hospitals deploying the HoloLens to assist doctors, surgeons, medical professionals, and students while treating patients, California's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is actually using the augmented reality headset to improve the patient's experience.

Virtual Reality Improving Mental Health

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One example of what this can look like is a project focusing on adolescent depression intervention, which came about when Harvard researchers found that web-based intervention methods could be very effective at decreasing depressive symptoms.

Horror VR Experiences Can Have Psychological Effects On Users


For example, when you watch a virtual reality demo called “ The Kitchen ” developed by Capcom- which is nothing but a Japanese studio, you end up receiving a highly tangible or realistic experience.

Microsoft Japan Concept Video Demos How HoloLens Will Help Pilot the Drone Ships of the Future

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The latest example comes via Microsoft Japan and a new concept video that shows off how the HoloLens will be used in the relatively near future to pilot autonomous ships.

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Travelocity Transports Roaming Gnome into Augmented Reality with Its Mobile App

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In the latest example of non-tech companies taking on augmented reality marketing, online travel site Travelocity has added an AR version of its Roaming Gnome mascot to its mobile app.

Microsoft HoloLens Art Project Turns New York into an Undersea Dystopia

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The latest example of this comes in the form of a new AR art installation called "Unmoored,", which transforms New York City's Time Square into an underwater environment.

Microsoft Video Shows Off BAE Systems' HoloLens-Powered Manufacturing Training Solution

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In the latest example, Microsoft reveals how BAE Systems is using PTC's Thingworx Studio software on the HoloLens to improve employee training.

Traveling in Virtual Reality

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Planning and booking a vacation is a clear example of that Click To Tweet. Planning and booking a vacation is a clear example of that and can sometimes be a grueling task. With RizortVR you can virtually check out your travel destinations before arriving at check-in.

Artsy Claims Crown as First App to Take Advantage of ARKit's New Wall-Crawling Abilities

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Using ARKit's new vertical surface detection capabilities, Artsy gives users with compatible iPhones and iPads to view the art retailer's collection of more than 800,000 pieces of art, including famous works and examples from emerging artists, on the walls of their own homes and offices.

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Shopify Rings Up AR Shopping for the Web via AR Quick Look on ARKit 2.0

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You can also check out a few examples of the how the tool works via Apple's AR Quick Look gallery. Online shopping giant Shopify literally cannot wait for ARKit 2.0 to arrive via iOS 12 this fall to implement its latest augmented reality feature.

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Report: Building Healthcare Expertise With VR

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For example, a medical professional with situational awareness can anticipate a change in a patient’s current state and order the appropriate drug regimen, or successfully deliver a baby in the back of a cab with minimal surgical equipment available.

Infographic: The Future of Virtual Reality

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There are many examples of how immersive technologies are disrupting every industry out there Click To Tweet. We’re halfway through 2018 – how the heck did THAT happen? – so seems a nice place to stop and take stock of how the immersive tech market has been doing.

Moving Beyond VR Games

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What I have seen, however, are plenty of solid examples of how immersive technology is being applied in industry sectors as diverse as education , retail , filmmaking , or medicine , with significant and measureable ROI.

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Snapchat Originals Blend Augmented Reality Scenes into Scripted Shows & Documentary Series

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For example, when prompted during a show, viewers can swipe up to unlock an AR portal to a scene from the show. Snapchat is joining the ranks of Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, YouTube, and Apple in the trend toward streaming original programming, but with a twist that rings true to its roots.

Magic Leap's 'Blink' Demo Shows How Eye Tracking & Spatial Audio Make Virtual Content Come Alive

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By comparison, the demo is much more basic than the other published examples. Over the past few weeks, a trio of developer lessons (one of which was revealed in Magic Leap's most recent Twitch livestream) have revealed samples of experiences that are possible while using the Magic Leap One.

Snapchat Adds Sound Recognition to Its Augmented Reality Arsenal

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The latest example, released to the app's Carousel on Monday, is a Lens that reacts to sound. As Facebook, Apple, Samsung, and others offer augmented reality selfie effects and content that challenge its platform, Snapchat has continued to innovate with its augmented reality capabilities.

Escaping Into Virtuality

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The Raindance Film Festival , for example, received 600 VR submissions this year, including the first feature-length feature in the format. As our reality becomes increasingly hard to deal with, is virtual escapism the answer?

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The Future of Location-Based Virtual Reality

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Take SpringboardVR , for example. With home-based systems getting better and cheaper every day, can VR Arcades keep the punters interested and turn a profit? We talk to some key players about what it takes to be successful in that space.

China shows its masterplan to lead Virtual Reality in 2025

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There is a long list of examples of things that should be improved. One example is the television: as Mark Zuckerberg says, why should we buy a $200 physical TV, when we will be able to buy a $1 TV app on our AR glasses and put it everywhere we want?

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What is mediated reality and how I experimented with it on the Vive Focus

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Let me do an example: if I show you your real world, but your real black sofa becomes red through your glasses, can we really talk about augmented reality? So, in the above example of the sofa removed from your room, we are actually showing a modified real reality (X = 0, Y = ~0.25).

Expert View: How Technology is Making Us Rethink the Way We Think

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Take “Otto” and “Inga” for example. For example, ZARA is augmenting the shopper experience by helping customers visualize the clothes they’re browsing by putting them on a digital model.

My predictions for augmented reality in 2019

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Some examples of this category of glasses: Intel Vaunt (project abandoned); North Focals; Vuzix Blade; Snap Spectacles v2 (they are just cameras to share videos); Bose AR glasses (these are not for visual, but for audio augmented reality).

Building Spaceships with Mixed Reality

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“Lockheed Martin’s use of WorkLink is a great example of how dramatically AR technology can improve understanding of complicated instructions and technician efficiency, while also reducing errors in manufacturing,” says Scott Montgomerie, co-founder and CEO of Scope AR.

How Mixed Reality Will Bring Us Industry 4.0

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More sectors are realizing the potential of immersive technology to dramatically maximize efficiency and profits.

My predictions for virtual reality in 2019

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And I could go on with other examples… In China, we had the opening of a giant VR theme park in Guizhou , even if it actually is still an incomplete effort. Yesterday, I have dressed as a fortune teller and I have given you my predictions for augmented reality in 2019.

Report: Using Extended Reality in Healthcare

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For example, anatomy and physiology is about obtaining knowledge and facts to be remembered and available for recall at a later date. Some of the more advanced platforms include realistic artificial cadavers that provide the appropriate haptic feedback, for example.

Expert View: 3 ways VR is transforming Learning & Development

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This is an example of what we call the Skills-Based Model of VR training – teaching practical skills by using the body as a natural interface, and thus developing physical memory through repetition. . Immersive tech and training go back 50 years, but how has that relationship changed?

Retailers Exploring New VR And AR Concepts To Drive Sales In 2019

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Macy’s Virtual Reality furniture experience, for example, allows people to design their own living spaces, populating it with items from Macy’s extensive catalog of products, using a headset VR headset to then walk around these spaces in Virtual Reality.

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Seeing the Blitz in VR

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A new BBC Virtual Reality experience takes you back to Berlin in 1943, at the height of the WW2 blitz.

Packaging the Future

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One example of how this works in practice is that Tetra Pak have sensors on more than 5,000 filling machines at customers’ sites, all connected to Microsoft Azure, which feed real-time performance data to the company for monitoring and analysis – nearly 700 million data points each year.

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Accelerating Mixed Reality

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Centrica, for example, plans to use the technology to develop 3D modeling of the Easington gas terminal to improve safety and efficiency. The University of Hull has launched an accelerator dedicated to developing Mixed Reality tech for the Microsoft HoloLens.

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Kevin Williams shares with us his expertise in the LBVR sector

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There is also a danger to look at the transition in establishing the business as an example of struggle. Some days ago, I had the opportunity to briefly interview Kevin Williams , an expert in location based virtual reality (LBVR, that is VR arcades).

Get Ready for a VRevelation

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One example of how this happened in VR productions is the fact that using a 9-lens 360 camera rig means that all directions are filmed simultaneously, so there is no “behind the camera” where the crew can stand during shooting. Is this the miracle VR has been waiting for?

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Mixed Reality Lending a Helping Hand

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In the United States Air Force, for example, jet engine mechanics are not allowed to use operational airplanes for training. Go ahead and call me weird, but of all the Mixed Reality demos I did at this year’s Build, the one I found most fun had me repairing an electric panel.

Report: VR Enabling Better Health

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Consider a patient being rushed to the hospital with kidney failure, for example. Adopting immersive technologies can improve patient outcomes and save costs for healthcare providers. Every day thousands of patients are tasked with making critical decisions about their healthcare.