#912: Virtual Conference Lessons Learned from IEEE VR 2020 + Experiential Design Tradeoffs

Voices of VR

On March 6th, 2020, the IEEE VR announced a venue change on their website from Atlanta, Georgia to online in virtual reality for the academic. Podcast Archive

'The Walking Dead' Pokémon GO Knockoff Gets a Launch Date, More Details Revealed

Next Reality AR

While it has been slower to arrive than a walker limping through thick Georgia mud, location-based augmented reality game Walking Dead: Our World finally has a confirmed launch date: July 12.

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Fans Get A VR Tour Of LA Stadium Ahead Of Super Bowl LIII

VRScout

Image Credit: United Way, Futurus, Georgia University. “It’s Image Credit: United Way, Futurus, Georgia University. United Way, Futurus, and Georgia University also teamed up to provide their own Unity-built experience during the Fan Expo.

This Restaurant Will Let You Paint With Sauces in VR

VRScout

15 – Georgia Tech vs. Georgia Southern. 5 – Ole Miss vs. Georgia Southern. Zaxby’s is taking an interactive HTC VIVE experience on tour to tailgaters across the country.

VR Headset Makers Buddy Up to form VR Association

VRCircle

There is a slight problem, however, if you search GVRA in Google, the first result is for the Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency. There are several top players in the world of VR, all doing their own thing. Each has their game portal, separate APIs and development kits.

Virtuix Debuts ‘VR Arena’ Attraction at Dave & Buster’s Austin Location

Road to VR

In addition to the Dave & Buster’s Austin location, Virtuix today announced that they’ve opened one at Sky Zone in McDonough, Georgia.

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Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

EON Reality

At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms.

CBS Sports Coverage Of Super Bowl LIII Will Include AR Enhancements

VRScout

CBS Sports have announced plans to use AR during their coverage of Super Bowl LIII at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, promising to enhance your football experience like never before. CBS Sports technology make-over includes 115 cameras and AR.

Design Your Own VR Tour With Google’s ‘Tour Creator’

VRScout

“Being able to work with Tour Creator has been an awesome experience,” adds Jennifer Newton, a school media coordinator in Georgia. “It It has allowed our students from a small town in Georgia to tell our story to the world.”.

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Creating Immersive Learning Experiences

Tech Trends VR

“Being able to work with Tour Creator has been an awesome experience,” says Jennifer Newton, a school media coordinator in Georgia. “It It has allowed our students from a small town in Georgia to tell our story to the world.”. “As

5 Super Bowl VR Apps To Get You Primed For The Big Game

UploadVR

Head on over to the Georgia World Congress Center for a VR app that has you throwing a real ball. It’s nearly game day! The Super Bowl 2019 is nearly upon us and the hot dogs are cooking.

Make-A-Wish Grants Incredible Wish Using VR

VRScout

History was made this past monday as Make-A-Wish Georgia granted the first ever virtual reality wish to seven-year-old Zayden Wright in an attempt to fulfill his request of flying to the planet Saturn in a red rocket ship. — Make-A-Wish Georgia (@MakeAWishGA) May 1, 2017.

NextVR Partners With Live Nation To Stream Thievery Corporation Concert In VR

UploadVR

NextVR will be partnering with Live Nation to broadcast a live performance by the artist and DJ collective Thievery Corporation as they perform in Atlanta, Georgia.

VR Docu-Series Explores The Lives Of Chimps Freed From Research Labs

VRScout

Follow former medical chimpanzees, Hercules and Leo, as they leave isolated captivity and step outdoors for the very first time.

Using Augmented Reality to Elevate the Concert Experience

ARPost

Hyundai debuted the technology at the annual Music Midtown Festival in Atlanta, Georgia. Even though streaming music on demand is more affordable than ever, music lovers will pay more to experience it live.

Sony Pictures Teams With The VOID on ‘Jumanji: Reverse the Curse’, Launching November 27th

Road to VR

The Battery Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia. Hot on the heels of Avengers: Damage Control , the next experience heading to VR attraction The VOID is Jumanji: Reverse the Curse , made in collaboration with the Sony Pictures Virtual Reality group.

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Facebook Open-sources AI Habitat To Help Robots Navigate Realistic Environments

UploadVR

How AI Habitat works was detailed in an arXiv paper written by a team that includes Facebook AI Research, Facebook Reality Labs, Intel AI Labs, Georgia Institute of Technology, Simon Fraser University, and University of California, Berkeley.

Honda Mixed Reality Race Pits Pro Driver Against Pro YouTuber

VRScout

First, Jeakins took his turn racing down a detailed digital version of the real-world Road Atlanta Raceway in Braselton, Georgia as it appears in Microsoft’s 2017 arcade racing video game Forza Motorsport 7. Real and virtual go head-to-head in this first-of-a-kind high speed duel.

Enhancing the Experience of Virtual Conferences in Social VR: Recap of 2019 UIST Conference Research

The Extended Mind

We are also grateful to the entire Hubs team for their technical support, the UIST conference for embracing this experiment, and the students at Georgia Tech who helped with the project.

TECHINNOVATION Singapore 2018

EON Reality

TECHINNOVATION , organized by IPI (Intellectual Property Intermediary), a non-profit organization established under Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry, aims to bring together international and Singapore technology providers and seekers to explore technology and business collaboration opportunities through open innovation.

Ouverture des inscriptions à EON Entrepreneur School

EON Reality

Vous rêvez de créer les nouvelles applications en Réalité Virtuelle et Augmentée ? Saisissez cette opportunité avec EON ENTREPRENEUR SCHOOL.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

EON Reality

At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

Road to VR

Georgia. Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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Step Into the Jungle When The VOID Opens Jumanji: Reverse the Curse This Month

Peter Graham

The Battery Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia. Next month will see the theatrical release of Jumanji: The Next Level in cinemas worldwide.

Creating VR Musical ‘Say It With Music’

VRScout

Shot at ‘Gryphon,’ a lovely SCAD café located in Savannah, Georgia, Joshua and his crew used five Sony FS7 cameras and six GoPros to capture every bit of action in 4K resolution. A beautifully choreographed display of singing and dancing is coming to a headset near you.

Now Recruiting: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Enthusiasts of Dubai, UAE

EON Reality

EON Reality and EAIT (Emirates Advanced Investments Trading) have partnered to form EON Reality UAE LLC , an Interactive Digital Center (IDC) focused on vocational skills training and higher education utilizing Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality.

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Open House: Animation, Digital Art, and Computer Science Majors Invited to the Augmented & Virtual Reality Programme in Norway

EON Reality

Join the Open House March 22nd at Hamar Campus. Auditorium 3 Between 11:00 – 14:00. Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy.

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Top 9 Creative Cases Where Universities Use Virtual Reality to Recruit Students and Assure Investors

VeeR VR

Georgia College & State University. Georgia College (Georgia College & State University or GCSU) is a public liberal arts university in Milledgeville, Georgia, United States, with approximately 7,000 students.

EON Reality recognized as Top 100 Company Supporting Education Excellence by OCBJ and IPSF

EON Reality

EON Reality has been recognized by the Irvine Public Schools Foundation (IPSF) and Orange County Business Journal (OCBJ) as one of the Top 100 Companies Supporting Education Excellence.

‘Google Earth VR’ Lets You Experience the Total Solar Eclipse Right Now

Road to VR

Whether or not you’re in the narrow band of ‘solar eclipse totality’ that’s making its way across the continental United States on Monday, August 21st, Google Earth VR has seen a recent update that will let you experience the rare event from the comfort of your own HTC Vive or Oculus Rift.

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“Luna”: A ‘Deep Game’, Narrative Puzzler about Recovering From Grief & Trauma

Road to VR

One of the best VR experiences I did at PAX West this year was Funomena’s Luna, which is a unique blend of tactile puzzles, creative world building, musical improvisation within the context of an emotionally-charged narrative.

Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

EON Reality

Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world.

Virtual Reality Training Academy and Development Lab at Lehman College (CUNY): Now Recruiting!

EON Reality

Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

Manchester’s VR Innovation Academy – Apply To Learn

EON Reality

Budding coder? Immersed in the latest engines? Obsessed with great 3D design? The Academy. It’s not too late to apply – the Academy team is still accepting applications for the 2017-2018 (starting on 4th September) term. Prospective students so far have arrived from across Europe as well as the UK North region – all you need is this link , a cover letter and your latest CV. Welcoming.

Upcoming Open House & Recruitment Series for Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Course at Eastern Iowa Community College (EICC)

EON Reality

Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

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Architects and the Mental Visualization FallacySince I joined.

AllThingsVR

While I knew the use of game engines had already been experimented with in architecture — both through my visits to design reviews at GSAPP in Columbia University and through the anecdotes of friends at Georgia Tech, I also knew the workflow was tedious.

Crytek-Incubated ‘VR First’ Program to Double Number of Academic VR/AR Labs in 2017

Road to VR

Ilia State University, Georgia. VR First , the global initiative to seed academic institutions with VR/AR hardware and software, today announced that it’s nearly doubling the number of its VR labs in universities and science parks across the globe by the end of 2017.