Drift Championship in France

VR Bites

Take place on the 550HP Nissan PS13 of young pilot Jack Shanahan from the round 5 of the french drift championship in France. User Uploads car drift france mountain race

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Air France introduces VR headset for Joon, Their Low Cost Airline

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In July this year, Air France announced plans to launch an airline that specifically targets millennials, raising the question of what, exactly, that actually means. Surprisingly enough, Air France did not opt for Skylights and their SkyTheater.

Oculus Go to Hit UK & European Retailers This Month, Pre-orders Now Available

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Come June 26th, residents of the UK, France, Germany, Netherlands, and Switzerland will be able to walk into a brick-and-mortar shop and snag one off the shelves. France Store Availability.

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Colin Farrell Narrates VR Series ‘Gloomy Eyes’, Debuting at Sundance 2019

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Gloomy Eyes was produced by 3dar and France’s Atlas V, and co-produced by Ryot, ARTE France and HTC Vive, with the support of the CNC, Unity and Rhône Alpes. News VR Experiences 3dar arte arte france atlas v cnc colin farrell gloomy eyes htc vive rhone alpes ryot unity

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‘A Fisherman’s Tale’ Review – A Delightful, But Brisk Encounter with Untapped Potential

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Developer: Innerspace VR, ARTE France. ” to underline the fact that A Fisherman’s Tale is a French production made by people who care that you know this; it was after all co-produced by Franco-German cultural TV network ARTE France and Paris-based studio Innerspace VR.

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Nike’s New AR Feature Lets You Display Different Styles On Physical Shoes

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If you’re near Avenue des Champs-Élysées in Paris, France, pop over into the store and give this a shot. Tagged with: ar , augmented reality , france , Nike , Paris , shopping. AR Experiences Shopping ar augmented reality france Nike Paris shopping

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Microsoft Hololens Available in More Countries

VRCircle

Starting on October 12, Microsoft added availability to the following countries: Australia, Ireland, France, Germany, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. Microsoft Hololens (Developer version) has been available in the US and Canada since March for $3,000.

Mind-bending VR adventure game A Fisherman's Tale will launch on various VR platfroms on January 22, 2019.

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ARTE is a proud collaborator on A Fisherman’s Tale together with its talented creators at Innerspace and publisher Vertigo Games,” said Gilles Freissinier, Head of Web Department at ARTE France.

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AR contact lenses are far away, but a new research is paving their way

The Ghost Howls

Some days ago, I found an article on Futurism talking about a university in France able to create the “first smart contact lens” The article also talked about Augmented Reality and the interest of the DARPA for using this product. How is the AR/VR ecosystem in France?

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InstaVR Interviews: Antoine Vivet, Founder of Longue-Vue (a division of Manzalab Group)

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Offices in France & Singapore, With a Focus on Cross-Device VR & AR Digital Experiences. InstaVR Interviews: Meet the VR Practitioners. InstaVR Interviews is a blog series where we turn the spotlight on our customers.

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VR Locomotion Controller ‘3DRudder’ for PSVR Delayed Until June, Priced at $120

Road to VR

3DRudder, the foot-controlled VR locomotion peripheral, has been officially available for PC VR users for around two years now, although the Marseille, France-based company has been working in the meantime to refine their design and also bring it to PSVR too.

Preserving Historical Landmarks In VR Should Be A Priority

VRScout

Yesterday, the historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France suffered a devastating fire that caused significant, lasting damage to the 12 Century building. Ensuring history survives using modern day technology.

Philip K. Dick-inspired VR Story ‘The Great C’ Now Available on Mobile VR

Road to VR

The Great C premiered last year at the Venice Film Festival with additional screenings at the Chicago Film Festival, and FEFFS in France. Secret Location , developers behind Blasters of the Universe (2017), today announced they’ve brought their Philip K.

Arizona Sunshine and La Peri Devs Team Up For VR Puzzler A Fisherman’s Tale

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The game is being developed by Innerspace directly, co-produced by ARTE France with the support of CNC, Ville de Paris New Media Fund and BPI France. This is a development team collaboration I didn’t expect to ever write about.

See you in Taiwan!

The Ghost Howls

There will also be delegations from other companies from all around the world (USA, New Zealand, France, etc…) and so it will be really a fantastic opportunity to exchange opinions about immersive realities with people that have completely different points of view from mine.

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Manus VR Launches VR Training Development Studio

VRScout

Manus VR Studio officially launched earlier this week at the Laval Virtual event in Laval, France. ‘Studio’ offers immersive, easy-to-learn VR training with Manus VR Gloves.

This Awesome VR Paragliding Rig Puts You In Control

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The France-based studio recently shared this look at its elaborate contraption. Most people have a dream VR setup. It might be laid out for the ultimate racing experience, or designed for immersive flight simulation. Studio Muybridge, however, built the ultimate VR paragliding experience.

HoloLens sets its sights on Europe with huge expansion

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Ever since the headset was first released back in 2016, it’s been available in only a few European regions, namely the UK, Ireland, Germany, and France. It’s been a long time coming, but Microsoft is finally ready to launch HoloLens across Europe.

One Direction’s Liam Payne Stars In Live VR Concert Tomorrow

VRScout

Britain, France, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria and Belgium; plans for launch in South Korea, China, Taiwan and Japan are on the horizon. MelodyVR enlists the former boy band member for their first live VR concert.

Google Debuts Two New Spotlight Stories ‘Piggy’ & ‘Age Of Sail’

VRScout

The biennial Annecy International Film Fest is currently in full-swing as creators from around the world gather in France to showcase their latest achievements in the field of animation. Google heads to the Annecy Film Fest in full force with two, never-before-scene Spotlight Stories.

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New VR App Celebrates The Work Of Claude Monet

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The app, named Claude Monet – The Waterlily Obsession, was directed by Nicolas Thépot and created with the help of ARTE France, Lucid Realities, Camera lucida productions under HTC’s Vive Arts program.

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‘A Fisherman’s Tale’ Is A VR Puzzler With A Miniature Twist

VRScout

The VR puzzle adventure was co-produced by ARTE France with support from BPI France, Ville de Paris, CNC, and New Media Fund. Vertigo Games’ first attempt at a third-person experience makes its debut at Gamescom 2018 in Germany.

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Oculus Announces $300 Commercial ‘Go for Business’ Bundle, Pre-orders Now Available

Road to VR

The company is currently only shipping to the US, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.

Haptic VR Gun Accessory ‘ForceTube’ Headed to Kickstarter Later This Month

Road to VR

ProTubeVR , the Marseilles, France-based makers of the titular VR gunstock accessory, is hoping to make a splash later this month with a Kickstarter campaign for a new haptic devkit that promises to dial-up immersion in VR shooters.

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PSVR Gaming Bundle ‘HeroCade’ Available This Month in Europe, Australia & New Zealand

Road to VR

Launching in France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal, UK, Australia, and New Zealand on September 26th , HeroCade offers and interesting mix of genres, recalling memories of the old PlayStation demo discs from the PS1 era.

Oculus Begins ‘Summer of Rift’ Sale, $100 Credit for Rift & Touch Bundle Buyers

Road to VR

Amazon is participating in the deal across five territories, plus Best Buy and Newegg in the US, along with FNAC in France, MediaMarkt, Saturn, and Caseking in Germany, and Scan and Game in the UK.

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Eagle Flight now available now on Oculus Rift Coming Soon on PSVR and Vive

VRCircle

The game takes place in Paris, France, which is now overrun by various animals after the end of humanity. Eagle Flight is now available on the Rift, then coming to PSVR on November 8 and HTC Vive on December 20.

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Check Out Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed VR Escape Room

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Currently Escape The Lost Pyramid is available in four locations across the globe, including two sites in the US, one in Germany and one in France. Ubisoft’s new Assassin’s Creed VR experience allows you to step inside the Animus for the first time ever.

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Oculus is Now Offering Free Demos of ‘MARVEL Powers United VR’ at Select Retail Locations

Road to VR

Oculus is hosting MARVEL Powers United VR demos at hundreds of participating Best Buy stores in the US, select Currys PC World and John Lewis stores in the UK, and participating FNAC locations in France.

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Celebrate Earth Day With These Nature Themed VR Experiences

VRScout

Whether you’re walking through the streets of Paris, France as a giant, or zooming out into space to view a miniature version of our planet, Google Earth is the perfect VR experience for showcasing the jaw-dropping beauty and scale of Earth.

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Oculus Go Launches At Canadian And European Retailers

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France: Amazon , FNAC / Darty. Though Canadian and European VR fans have been able to pick up an Oculus Go standalone headset directly from the company since launch last month, more purchasing options have arrived today.

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Nintendo’s Labo VR Kit Sells Out at Major Online Retailers

Road to VR

European standbys such as Germany’s MediaMarkt and Amazon.de, France’s Amazon.fr With Nintendo’s latest ‘Labo’ kit for Switch, the company made its first real strides into VR (not counting Virtual Boy).

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‘ForceTube’ May Not Make Its Kickstarter Goal, But Creators Still Aim to Fulfill Orders

Road to VR

ProTubeVR is a Marseille, France-based startup that’s been active since 2016, creating several versions of its eponymous modular motion controller accessory.

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Betting on Location-Based VR

Tech Trends VR

Partners so far include public institutions including the National Public Library of France and the Film Fund in Luxembourg, leaders in the movie theater industry such as Nordisk in Scandinavia as well in Brazil (Arvore) and Asia.

Pre-orders for TPCast Wireless VR Add-on Now Available in Europe

Road to VR

TPCast pre-orders are available in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and UK.

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Oculus Hosts Halloween Pumpkin-carving Contest in ‘Oculus Medium’

Road to VR

7) Must be 18 year or older, must be in located in United States, United Kingdom, Canada (excluding Quebec), France, Germany, Netherlands, Poland or Japan.

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Watch World Cup 2018 Matches for Free in ‘Oculus Venues’ Starting This Weekend

Road to VR

The World Cup is due to kick off today, and Oculus announced that US residents will be able to watch select matches of the quadrennial football championship for free in Oculus Venues , the company’s social VR event viewing app for Oculus Go and Gear VR.