The World of Mobile VR After Pokemon Go

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With the introduction of Google Cardboard and the Daydream VR platform, Oculus and HTC discrete VR headsets and GearVR headsets for even smartphones like the Samsung’s Galaxy S7, the first tentative steps towards virtual reality gaming are being taken.

Asus ‘ZenFone AR’ Google Tango, Daydream VR Phone Launched, Specs Revealed

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Asus have officially unveiled their new Google Tango and Daydream VR certified phone at a press conference at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the new device packs some impressive hardware inside it’s sleek exterior.

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Introducing Google’s Next-Generation VR Camera

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Google has officially unveiled their next generation Jump camera — the Yi Halo. Announced at the NAB conference in Las Vegas Monday, the Xiaomi-backed Yi has partnered with Google to bring a new professional camera to the market with some much needed improvements.

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CES: YI Technology and Google introduce VR camera

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Imaging technology firm YI Technology today announced details of its YI Horizon VR180 Camera at CES 2018 in Las Vegas. The camera, created in collaboration with Google’s Virtual Reality team, is billed as an easy-to-use, stereoscopic 3D camera. The camera features seamless integration with YouTube and Google Photos, and is compatible with Google Cardboard, Google Daydream, PlayStation VR and other certified viewers.

Vuzix Blade AR Glasses with Alexa Integration Announced at CES 2018

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Vuzix, a Rochester, New York-based display provider, is doing the same for AR glasses where Google's Glass failed. The Vuzix Blade AR glasses unveiled at CES in Las Vegas. However, unlike with Google Glass where you looked like a dork.

Vuzix to Debut ‘Blade’ Smartglasses at CES Next Week

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Vuzix today announced they’ll be unveiling their latest smartglasses at this year’s CES in Las Vegas. ” We’ll have feet on the ground at next week’s CES in Las Vegas, starting January 9th until the 13th.

Huawei’s Mate 9 Pro is Daydream-compatible, Future Phones to Include Tango

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Amit Singh, lead of business and operations at Google’s VR/AR team, today officially announced on stage during the Huawei keynote speech that the Huawei Mate 9 Pro and Mate 9 Porsche Design will be the next phones to conform to the Daydream VR platform.

Zero Latency’s Free-Roam VR To Use HP Headsets And Microsoft Tracking

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” In February, I tried the 1st generation system in a play through at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. VR company Zero Latency is planning to roll out future locations with HP headsets running Microsoft’s inside-out tracking system.

AR Glasses You’d Be Happy To Be Caught Dead In

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There’s no doubt a set of functional AR glasses that resemble regular eyewear would garner the attention of the average consumer, precisely what Vuzix is hoping for with their own propreitary AR headset showcased earlier this month at this years Consumer Electronics Expo in Las Vegas.

WWE Is Coming To A Headset Near You Via NextVR

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Just like the rest of NextVR’s content, the highlights will be free to download on headsets that actually support the NextVR app, which includes PlayStation VR, Google Daydream, Gear VR and Microsoft’s new Windows-based ‘Mixed Reality’ devices. Over at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas the company revealed its new broadcast solution that will actually allow viewers to physically move around inside 360-degree content.

Lyft Patents Show How AR & VR Could Change Ridesharing

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Lyft drivers would access this information through an AR headset, such as a Microsoft HoloLens, Google Glass, or Magic Leap, which would place the digital content directly in the view of the Lyft driver, or through an AR enabled smartphone.

IrisVR Opens Up VR Real Estate With Two New Apps

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Scope, meanwhile, is intended for mobile-based VR like Google Cardboard and is available for free on iOS and Android. IrisVR is showing both apps off at Autodesk University in Las Vegas this week.

CES 2019 Predictions: VR’s Next Generation Is Still Developing

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We are just four days into 2019 and preparing to head to Las Vegas to see all the companies revealing products and components at the largest consumer electronics show of the year, CES. We’ll also be stopping by The Void’s Vegas location to see Wreck It Ralph VR and we are planning to check out attractions at other Vegas VR locations while we’re there. Google and Facebook did something similar based around Android on cell phones.

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Start Using VR at Your Company

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Both 360-degree camera manufacturers and VR headset makers are displaying great “next generation” technology in Las Vegas — most of which is available now. or in the case of WebVR or an Android.apk for Google Cardboard, you literally can send a web link!).

CES 2018: The 5 Biggest VR Tech Updates

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We’re recovering today from the mad dash that was CES 2018 in Las Vegas.

‘HOLO CUBE’ Lets You Hold And Play With AR In The Palm Of Your Hand

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The phone is placed inside of a Google Cardboard-esque Merge VR headset with a little window so it can see the cube at all times. When I first tried out the Samsung Gear VR, I immediately reached out with my hands.

CES: Lenovo introduces quartet of new AR and VR technologies

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Lenovo used this week’s CES in Las Vegas to highlight several aspects of their 2018 product and service lineup in the augmented reality and virtual reality spaces. The Mirage Solo stands as the first stand-alone headset offering that is part of Google’s Daydream platform; an ill-fated offering from HTC was announced and subsequently cancelled last year.

Ahead Of SXSW, TheWaveVR announces updated creation tools and exciting VR music experience partnership for "Ready Player One"

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Using an ever expanding library of content from Google’s Poly API and custom visual tools from TheWaveVR, users can upload any 3D model of a scene or venue, perform as the DJ at their own shows, and throw parties for any number of friends or others in the community.

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CES: NextVR announces realism-boosting upgrades

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The announcement was made in conjunction with the opening of CES 2018 in Las Vegas. NextVR is currently compatible with the Samsung Gear VR headset or Google Daydream View combined with an appropriate smartphone, PlayStation VR, or Windows Mixed Reality system. “VR NextVR , a leading provider of systems for broadcasting live sports and music events in virtual reality, yesterday previewed several upgrades to its technology platform.

And CES 2018 is a wrap!

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With a 20×20 booth, our biggest yet, in the Las Vegas Convention Center and three major announcements, it was certainly the busiest year we have had.

CES: uSens strives to bring augmented reality to billions of users

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announced the availability of uSensAr, a smartphone augmented reality engine, this week at CES 2018 in Las Vegas. 2018 Android Apple Augmented Reality (AR) Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Google Hardware Internet of Things (IoT) Mobile News Samsung Smartphones AR augmented reality SC9853 Spreadtrum Communications Spreadtrum SC9853 Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd. HCI systems manufacturer uSens, Inc.

The Lab, SUPERHOT, More Nominated In D.I.C.E. 2017 ‘Immersive Reality’ Awards

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Summit in Las Vegas. Joining them is Google’s popular creativity app, Tilt Brush , which is now available on the Vive. Last week we reported that Magic Leap, Oculus, and Insomniac Games were set to talk at the 2017 edition of the D.I.C.E. We also took issue with the event’s annual awards ceremony. Namely, we lamented the lack of a category for VR and AR games at the 2017 iteration of the show, and the small number of these games listed in general.

‘Hidden Figures’ AR Experience Takes You Around The US To Learn About STEM Innovators

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The AR content can be activated on a mobile device at a special IBM webpage , through select print editions of The New York Times, or even at physical plinths at CES 2017 in Las Vegas. The experience is now available through the T Brand Studio AR app which can be downloaded for free on iTunes and Google Play.

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 Processor Aims To Supercharge Mobile VR And AR

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During the Qualcomm press conference at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, NV, Keith Kressin, Senior Vice President for Snapdragon Roadmap & Technologies at Qualcomm, outlined the laundry list of features and specs. The device will support Google’s operating systems, as well as full Windows 10 and all legacy Win32 applications. Mobile VR will always be under-powered compared to the bigger, better PC and console-based counterparts.

UploadVR’s 2016 CES Party Brings All The VR Goodness To Vegas

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To celebrate the huge VR milestones of 2016, and to usher in what looks to be an even bigger year for our industry coming up next, UploadVR is throwing our biggest party yet right in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. This will include: Over 20 VR demo experiences across the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, PS VR, Samsung Gear VR, and Daydream by Google. Tagged with: audi , CES , party , uploadvr , vegas. Events audi CES party uploadvr vegas2016 was rough.

CES 2017 VR And AR News Roundup: Everything You Might Have Missed

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The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV is traditionally one of the largest tech events of the entire year and CES 2017 is no different. Many of the biggest companies on the planet, from Samsung and HTC, to Facebook, Amazon, and Google, and even all the way to Ford, Mercedez, and countless startups, all gather in the desert at the start of the year to unveil the latest and greatest advancements in consumer electronics.

Is Porn Leading Innovation for VR?

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In the same report, it also claims that 3 out of 4 headset owners own a mobile VR viewer such as the Google Cardboard or Samsung GearVR. ” VixenVR, comprised of ex-Activision folks, have built a virtual Las Vegas tower with portals leading to different VR adult experiences.

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The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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GOOGLE DAYDREAM MAKES MUSIC AND TWO NEW PHONES ARE READY. Good, a media company focused on social impact, is teaming up with Google for a live music concert series and promoting Google’s first Daydream-ready phone, the Pixel.

Lenovo’s Windows Holographic VR Headset Debuts At CES

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The Chinese company revealed its first VR headset shortly ahead of CES 2017 in Las Vegas this week. That said, Lenovo itself does have experience in this field, having released the first phone to support Google’s Project Tango 3D mapping cameras last year.

Exclusive: SMI’s ‘Social Eye’ Tracking Breathes Life Into Avatars

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Eye tracking startups Eyefluence and The Eye Tribe were both recently purchased by Google and Facebook respectively. ” SMI will be officially announcing Social Eye during CES this week in Las Vegas. Social interactions are, for better or worse, becoming an ever more essential feature for the new technologies and ideas being pumped out of the world’s innovation centers.

HTC Vive’s China President: ‘Immersive Computing Will Be Your Key Interface’

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During CES last month I hiked across Las Vegas to find Alvin Wang Graylin, HTC’s Vive President in China. It was interesting to hear him echo the thoughts of leaders at both Google and Microsoft who seem certain that over time VR and AR headsets will merge into a single device. He pulled a Vive Focus from his bag and I got to try the headset, which offers full freedom of movement for your head in a completely standalone device.

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Happy New Year!

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as a small team is en route towards Las Vegas, Nevada. Starting from next week, we’re opening a new chapter in our history as we are removing Google ads from the site. We wish to congratulate a Happy New Year 2017 to all of our readers. These lines are being typed at 36,000 feet over the Continental U.S. CES being pushed to the first week of January means our New Year celebrations were cut short in order to make it to the plane in time.

CES 2017 to feature more than 70 VR exhibitors

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More than 70 virtual and argumented reality companies will showcase their products, innovations and demos at CES 2017, starting this Thursday in Las Vegas.

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Intel planning to launch smart glasses this year

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Amazon is working on their Alexa-powered glasses, but Apple, Facebook, and Google are all publicly focusing on phone-based AR for now. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas early this month, Chief Executive Brian Krzanich announced the opening of a Los Angeles-based studio space for the production of VR, AR and other new content. Intel Corp.’s

How is VR Changing the Face of Alternative Online Entertainment?

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Imagine putting on your headset and stepping into the world of Las Vegas, Macau or Singapore’s famed Marina Bay Sands in an instant.

Check out best VRFest video, game nominees—3 days left to vote

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The Virtual Reality Festival will be holding its Extreme Virtual Reality Challenge event in Las Vegas starting next Thursday, January 5, but you still three days to vote for your favorite virtual reality movies, video games, and ads. First Person ep 4: Las Vegas.

5 Things We’re Likely To See In 2019 VR Headsets

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At CES in Las Vegas we saw a collection of next-generation technologies. What happens when a company like Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Amazon or Apple starts to put all these things together? Meanwhile, Google is powering the Lenovo headset and Qualcomm offers core tracking technology it can share with other manufacturers like HTC. Wireless , super high resolutions and eye-tracking all showed potential to dramatically improve future VR headsets.

As UploadVR Turns 2 We Reflect On The First Full Year of Consumer VR

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The New York Times distributes more than 1 million Google Cardboard phone VR viewers to subscribers with the launch of The Displaced , a 360-degree video project focusing on children driven from their homes by war. Google transitions Clay Bavor into a position as head of VR.

VeeR presents at CES 2018

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This year CES will be held in Las Vegas from January 9th to January 12th. VeeR VR app has been featured on App Store’s front page in many countries and regions, and handpicked by editors on Google Daydream, Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive, and Oculus.

Job Simulator Co-Creator Alex Schwartz On Making Hit VR Games Look Easy

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Google purchased the company — the only game studio that the big search company has acquired — and Owlchemy is still doing what it does. But Schwartz, who gave a talk at the recent DICE Summit gaming event in Las Vegas, said it’s easy to make mistakes. Google is a lot of support and backing and long-term matching of vision. Schwartz: We’re the first game studio that Google has ever owned. Google fits that perfectly.

Cinematic VR: 10 Avoidable Rookie Mistakes

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The recent Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas made it clear: virtual reality is taking on serious forms ! All the big names in tech are working on their own devices, including Apple, Sony, Samsung, and Google. Even Microsoft decided to join the club. 2015 is going to be an exciting year! So far there are two major types of VR companies: those creating hardware, and those creating games and animated content.

Meet Global VR Creators at The Inaugural VeeR Creator Conference

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In 2011 he was rated as one of the top 25 artists in Hollywood by Inferno development and went on to win many awards (Promax BDA, Bafta, Tellys, Vega, Global Trends, and Pixie awards). The inaugural VeeR Creator Conference is going to take place on August 17th in Beijing.

Accenture’s Top 5 Predictions For What Will Be Hot At CES 2017

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Roughly 177,000 people are expected to converge on Las Vegas next week for the Consumer Electronics Show. When you think about things like intelligent assistants, we have embedded services like Siri from Apple, Google Home, Amazon Echo with Alexa. John Curran.

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