My predictions for virtual reality in 2019

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Yesterday, I have dressed as a fortune teller and I have given you my predictions for augmented reality in 2019. Now, it is the turn of virtual reality. Let me do some speculations… Virtual Reality in 2018. It will be an important step for virtual reality.

Exploring the Titanic in Virtual Reality

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The game took over 8,800 working hours to create and boasts the largest animated virtual cast of characters ever based on real people inside a single VR experience Click To Tweet. The post Exploring the Titanic in Virtual Reality appeared first on Tech Trends.

XTAL hands on: an interesting glimpse to Virtual Reality 2.0

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Apart from the splendid Cathedral and the tasty Trdelnik, Prague also features an interesting Virtual Reality startup: VRgineers. Thanks to the improved realism offered by the XTAL headset, this felt incredibly scary; one was a very elegant interactive virtual tour of a house.

China shows its masterplan to lead Virtual Reality in 2025

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We all know that China is a country that is betting big on Virtual Reality. It can also be an opportunity to get to know what each country should try obtaining in the next years for what concerns virtual reality. Me using Space Painter virtual reality experience by Lenqiy.

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Distorting Virtual Reality

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To complement the theatrical film release of Distorted on June 22nd, Minds Eye Entertainment and SkyVR have partnered to produce “Distorted Reality,” a scripted, live-action cinematic VR distributed through OneTouchVR on Google Daydream, Oculus Go, Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Rift, and iOs.

IMAX Virtual Reality Coming in Q4 2016


But Virtual Reality can be better, period. The Starbreeze VR headset, built by ACER, expands on the 100-110 degree FOV from the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift to a full 210-degree field of view. IMAX screens are big, very big.

Virtual Reality is reaching a mature state according to Gartner

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Some days ago, while browsing the Facebook group VIRTUAL REALITY, I found a post comparing the Gartner Hype Cycle 2017 and 2018. The results of the comparison were basically two: Augmented Reality has not moved in the graph; Virtual Reality has disappeared.

Virtual Reality Peripherals


After years in development and constant reassurances that no, really, it's going to happen , virtual reality is finally becoming a practical reality. You can use it with all three of the major virtual reality headsets, and mobile VR support is coming soon.

Building New Worlds in Virtual Reality

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AltspaceVR brings out new tools to make it easy for anybody to make and share their own personalized virtual environments. We’re so excited to see the new worlds our users build in reality.”. Virtual spaces for both newbies and creative developers to build custom Worlds.

The Future Of Virtual Reality Is Wireless


Valve continues to push input forward with the Knuckles controllers — while also building its own VR games — but partner HTC is charging a premium to get wireless VR or large-scale tracking with a PC in 2018.

Wake Up in Virtual Reality


Black Cell is a small independent team from Austria, venturing into the new and exciting world of Virtual Reality and decided that shooting someone is perhaps overdone. Demo HTC HTC Vive Steam SteamVR Virtual Reality Virtual Reality News VR VR Games VR News

Exploring Virtual Reality in Dubai


Mission 828 is an interactive HTC Vive experience delivered in specially designed pods, which also add multi-sensory elements like spatial audio and simulated wind. The post Exploring Virtual Reality in Dubai appeared first on VRScout. News Dubai HTC Vive Shopping Theme Parks

New Guinness World Record Set With 36 Continuous Hours in Virtual Reality

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A 36 hour VR session by Australian Jack McNee, of the YouTube Channel LPVR , has been confirmed by the Guinness World Records organization as the new record to beat for the “longest videogame marathon on a virtual reality game system.”

Apple Embraces VR: Every Virtual Reality Announcement From Today’s WWDC Keynote

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At Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference today, the company made a major shift in their embrace of virtual reality with several new VR announcements during the event’s opening keynote. Today marks a major shift in Apple’s public support for virtual reality.

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‘Virtual Virtual Reality’ Set to Launch on Vive via Steam Next Month

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Virtual Virtual Reality , a VR gem which first launched on Daydream in 2017 and later on Oculus Go and Rift earlier this year, appears to be on its way to the HTC Vive via Steam.

Rockstar to Bring ‘L.A. Noire’ to HTC Vive With Cases “rebuilt specifically for virtual reality”

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Noire (2011), the hit neo-noire adventure game for PC and console, is coming to VR in a series of cases taken from the original game that Rockstar says are being “rebuilt specifically for virtual reality.”

Spider-Man Comes To Virtual Reality


Spider-Man: Homecoming VR will be available for free across all major VR platforms, including PlayStation VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, starting June 30, leading up to the July 7 theatrical release of Spider-Man: Homecoming. It’s every fan’s fantasy turned into virtual reality.”.

Virtual Reality Could Revolutionize The Courtroom


VR technology is now emerging that could enable the CSI investigators to capture and relay a much more immersive and representative picture of crime scenes, using 3D imaging, panoramic videography, robotics and virtual reality.

4 Virtual Reality Desktops For Vive and Rift Compared

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But if desktop productivity in VR is your main objective, you’ll want a virtual reality desktop that’s built around that task. Virtual Desktop. Feature Virtual Reality Software

Art, Fear, and Virtual Reality


So tonight we’re teaming up with some of our most creative friends in LA to celebrate art, fear, and virtual reality at the VRScout Haunted Mansion. HTC Vive Horror Experiences. The post Art, Fear, and Virtual Reality appeared first on VRScout.

Why we should care about ergonomics in virtual reality

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The latest model by “Virtual Dream” was released a few weeks ago, but I’ve had to wait until the end of the month for payday. I approach the sales assistant manning Virtual Dream’s in-store concession, he sees me coming and greets me with a friendly “Good morning!”.

Work in Virtual Reality and Envelop Your Desktop Around You


Regular readers of this site will be aware one of my favorite VR utility apps is the Virtual Desktop. The Virtual desktop is not the only game in town. Others include Bigscreen (Beta) and Space (Beta) Envelop is joining the growing list of Virtual Reality desktop applications.

‘Virtual Reality Challenge’ Promises the.


Virtual Reality Challenge’ Promises the “largest VR-only Game Jam ever” Fellow virtual reality news outlet VRFocus has launched ‘Virtual Reality Challenge’ and has hopes for it to become the largest hackathon of its kind dedicated to virtual reality content.

HTC Vive Exec Makes Predictions for the Next 2 Years of Virtual Reality

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HTC’s China Regional President of Vive, Alvin Wang Graylin, took to the stage at the Unity Vision Summit in Asia this week and made a series of bold predictions for where we’ll see VR in the next two years. HTC has already partnered with Chinese hotels to offer in-room Vive setups.

Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Tonight Show’ Debuts Virtual Reality Pictionary Segment with ‘Tilt Brush’

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NBC’s popular late night talk show The Tonight Show with host Jimmy Fallon has debuted a new segment called Virtual Reality Pictionary which uses the HTC Vive and Google’s Tilt Brush VR paint app.

HBO’s Westworld Makes Virtual Reality Debut


You may never come back from this virtual ride. Virtual reality was the first thing that came to mind after seeing the mysterious trailer for HBO’s Westworld back in June. A virtual host explains there are “no rules” in Westworld and proceeds to hand you a gun.

2016 CES - Gaming and Virtual Reality Almost Doubles


According to the CEA who own and produce CES, Gaming and Virtual Reality has grown by 77% over the 2015 event. Note however that HTC and its Vive is currently not listed where Oculus and other VR companies are located.

Virtual Reality Headset History 2012 To 2018


Over the last six years consumer VR products evolved considerably, with new capabilities added each year for developers to use in building virtual worlds. 2015: HTC’s Vive Developer Kit. Tagged with: htc , oculus , PSVR Facebook Twitter Reddit More.

#30DaysInVR: how a guy is living 30 days in VR to make virtual reality better

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actually, he was in my city (Turin, Italy) because here there is an epic guy that is living 30 days inside virtual reality! Everything started some time ago, when Mister president Alvin Wang Graylin predicted that someone would have stayed 30 days inside virtual reality.

Google Earth Lets You Explore the Planet in Virtual Reality


Google Earth is now available for the HTC Vive. Thanks to virtual reality, that same sense of awareness and connection is available to all of us. The post Google Earth Lets You Explore the Planet in Virtual Reality appeared first on VRScout.

My first taste of Virtual Reality in China

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Regarding the 3018 things, for sure I have to mention Virtual Reality. I’ve also seen an HTC Vive sold off-the-shelf in a tech shop). The experience was described as a 9D VR experience and I really couldn’t wait to try a NINE dimensional virtual reality.

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Cats and VR

Cash prizes totalling $10,000 are on offer to the best Remastered virtual reality content submitted to the WEARVR app store before 1st May, 2018. Your entry can also be remastered for the HTC Vive or other contemporary VR platforms as well, but must include the CV1.

A Brief History of Virtual Reality at CES

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Virtual reality has figured prominently at the event in recent years of course, quickly rising to become one of the shows hottest technologies. Vive’s entrance would help shape the conversation around what we should expect from consumer virtual reality throughout 2015 and beyond.

HTC Helps Establish Industry of Virtual Reality Alliance in.


HTC Helps Establish Industry of Virtual Reality Alliance in China “We want to work closely with all segments of the ecosystem to solve the issues within the industry or barriers to growth,” Graylin told Upload over email when asked what the group hopes to establish.

Learn An Instrument In Virtual Reality With Percussive VR


Virtual reality can be a bridge to many experiences that may be out of reach for some. Along with those ideas, Eisenhauer also hopes to implement a means for users to upload their own sheet music and a virtual metronome help to keep a rhythm.

VIRTUAL REALITY TOYBOX! | Playground (HTC Vive Gameplay)

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The game has been developed by The Virtual Dutchmen and is basically a introduction to new VR users. Did you like this virtual reality video? We are playing Playground a awesome toybox in VR.

Bigscreen Brings Your Desktop Into Virtual Reality


With the help of Virtual Reality of course. Bigscreen allows you to project your regular desktop into your Oculus Rift or HTC Vive in any number of customizable ways. Others include The Virtual Desktop and Envelop which adds an AR spin to the experience.

The future of virtual reality beyond videos and games

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Virtual reality is a hot topic in the field of science and technology. It is assumed that the cost of hardware and the complexity of production are the obstructions for the massive adoption of virtual reality. The Sydney Clinic Treating Phobias With Virtual Reality.

Microsoft Wants to Power Virtual Reality Headsets


Microsoft unveiled their vision of a mixed reality world today at Computex in Taipei. . When Microsoft first announced their HoloLens augmented reality headset, they also showed off their Windows Holographic platform, which let developers build Windows 10 apps and experiences for the device.

HTC and Logitech bring keyboards into virtual reality


HTC and Logitech have announced the new Logitech BRIDGE SDK, a way for developers to add keyboard support to their virtual reality apps. Archive HTC HTC VIVE logitech virtual reality vr

VR Experiences to Introduce Your Family to Virtual Reality Over Thanksgiving

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The post VR Experiences to Introduce Your Family to Virtual Reality Over Thanksgiving appeared first on Road to VR. The turkey is in the oven, the cranberry sauce is in the can, and your VR setup is in the box ready to be shown off to the family at Thanksgiving.

Virtual Desktop Brings Your PC Into Virtual Reality


Since VRCircle is a Virtual Reality site, then obviously Virtual Desktop is something different. The virtual desktop brings you from 2D computer interaction into 3D interaction. Unlike back in 2014, I wrote this entire article while in Virtual Reality.

Are Virtual Reality Arcades Becoming A Trend?


You can pick from a range of HTC Vive experiences to play at this VR arcade. The new VR arcade in University Mall is rightfully called VR Junkies , letting you blast away zombies in Brookhaven Experiment or play a few rounds of mini golf in Cloudlands on the HTC Vive.

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