Many Worlds VR Debuts Immersive Content Tools

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Auckland-based virtual reality (VR) Metaverse platform Many Worlds launched its bespoke immersive content creation tools on Friday last week, which provides a digital space to create custom avatars, virtual spaces, and interactive content. Emerging NZ Immersive Tech.

Immersed Embraces Free Pricing For Remote Desktop Tools

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Immersed says its main remote desktop tools on Quest 2 will be free “forever” including 3 virtual monitors for your PC or Mac, the ability to collaborate with up to four others, a virtual webcam, and more. Apps like Immersed may be poised to benefit if that’s the case.

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‘ShapesXR’ Is A Rapid Prototyping VR Tool

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Quickly create immersive scenes and populate them with 3D assets using this easy-to-use VR development app. ShapesXR is a design and rapid prototyping tool that can be used to create AR and VR experiences directly on your Oculus Quest headset.

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Webex Meetings Gains Metaverse Tools

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Vection is introducing “3D Frame” to the Webex application by Cisco, a service for conducting business meetings in an immersive virtual reality (VR) environment. Webex built its immersive system as a low-code solution to create bespoke VR collaboration spaces seamlessly.

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Raindance Immersive Judges For New Category: Best Immersive World

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London’s Raindance Immersive Festival takes place from October 28 to November 22, enabling virtual explorers to discover a world class selection of new indie games, fantasy worlds and multiplayer experiences from home. How to Make the Best Immersive World .

What is Immersive Learning?

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However, in immersive learning, instructors use a completely simulated environment for training, which facilitates both remote education where learner’s cannot meet with in-person with instructions, as well as hands-on training where you need prototypes, tools, materials, equipment, and others.

UltimateXR Launches Free Open-Source Unity Tool

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This Thursday, Enrique Tromp, the Co-Founder and CTO of VRMADA , took to his LinkedIn account to announce UltimateXR (extended reality), a free and open-source framework for creating enterprise-grade immersive training scenarios, collaboration environments, and interactive gaming experiences.

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Education’s Next Big Leap: Immersive VR Education For Better Learning

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Immersive education presents a safer, more effective alternative to conventional learning. Enterprise training programs at every level are often associated with feelings of dread rather than an important tool in keeping employees safe and setting them up for success.

#BuildTheFuture Immersive Collaborative Environments

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Igloo Vision designs and develops immersive 360° projection spaces, along with the enabling software and technology. Igloo Vision designs and develops immersive 360° projection spaces, along with the enabling software and technology Click To Tweet. Teams will be able to share their experience in The Wild with others while viewing and interacting with their content in a large-scale immersive space.

Engaging Audiences With Immersive Technology

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“In what new ways might arts institutions engage audiences through immersive experiences?”. There is $750,000 in funding on offer by the Knight Foundation for ideas that demonstrate the ability of immersive technologies such as VR and AR to strengthen audience engagement Click To Tweet. The grants are being put forward by the Knight Foundation for ideas that demonstrate the ability of immersive technologies, such as virtual and mixed reality, to strengthen audience engagement.

Immersive Reality promotes inclusion amongst special needs pupils

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Today I host a guest post from Immersive Reality , a UK-based company that immerses its users inside environments without the use of VR headsets , but projecting the images of the virtual worlds on the walls of a room. 2017) Immersive Virtual Reality and the Developing Child.

Immersive Training for Retention

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We then discuss the neuroscience of learning with immersive technologies like virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR), and show why their grounding in experience is advantageous for guarding against forgetting. Every experience is unique, adds rich context to the learning and is immersive. Although the best way to achieve this goal is to present the learner with a 3D dynamic training tool, instead you start with textbooks or slide shows that are filled with 2D static images.

Feel The Future With Interhaptics’ New Design & Development Tools

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Pinpointing multiple areas where this is the case, Vezzoli shares where developers can make the most impact: notifications or UX/UI confirmation, immersion for emotional connection, contextual or spatial awareness, such as smart clothing or wearables, and remote presence applications. “We

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Mosaic Opens Photogrammetry Tool Pre-Sales

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Mosaic X is a mobile device that enables users to capture real-world environments as 360-degree immersive environments, photos, or videos. Inside an RT3D graphics engine, an immersive content creator can edit the lighting of a scene, add visual effects, and place avatars.

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2021 Immersive Tech Trends

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How Immersive Technologies are helping us reimagine personal interactions in a post-COVID world. . All signs were pointing to 2020 being a breakout year for immersive tech, and, as it turned out, this was one of the few things not to have been derailed by COVID-19.

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Immersive Technology Beyond Gaming: How Is It Changing Financial Services?

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Immersive technology is a game-changer for the financial service industry. From improving financial literacy and employee training efficiency to enhancing customer support, immersive tech offers a range of benefits to those who implement it.

Cornerstone Partnership Uses VR As An Intervention Tool

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UK Social enterprise pilots the use of immersive technology in social care. To help tackle these difficult and complex issues, London-based social enterprise The Cornerstone Partnership has partnered with Immerse UK to test the use of VR as an intervention tool across adoption and fostering services. The fact that our VR tool has shown impact in such a short space of time is beyond all our hopes and expectations.

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Creating Immersive Learning Experiences

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The benefits of using immersive technologies as teaching tools have been widely documented and extensively discussed, specially in recent years with the rapid development of Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed reality hardware and applications. The benefits of using immersive technologies as teaching tools have been widely documented and extensively discussed Click To Tweet. The post Creating Immersive Learning Experiences appeared first on Tech Trends.

Precision OS Launches Multiplayer Tool For VR Surgical Training

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It is a well-established fact that by reducing the cognitive load on the brain , training powered by immersive technology allows for better and more efficient training. Immersive technology proved a crucial game-changer.

Vection Technologies Announces Metaverse Collaboration Tools

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During the Cisco LIVE 2022 conference for digital enterprise solutions next week, Vection Technologies will preview 3D Frame, a plug-in for Webex Meetings that adds immersive Metaverse features. Virtual Reality Avatar Collaboration Immersive Experience Industry 4.0

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11 Tools for Painting, Sculpting, & Animating in VR

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If you’re interested in exploring your creativity in VR, here’s 11 tools worth checking out. First, here’s a quick breakdown of the tools and their capabilities, so that you can hone in on what kind of creative tool you’re looking for the VR headset of your choice.

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8th Wall’s New WebAR Tool Moves Us Closer To The Metaverse

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Reality Engine is designed to make sure you are able to access AR content easily by managing all of the mappings needed for you to properly view, interact, and engage with the immersive content regardless of your current location or situation.

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Architects Can Now Access A Powerful VR Tool On Oculus Quest

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Turn boring 2D floor plans into fully immersive 3D walkthroughs with the first Quest app designed specifically for architects. This is a fully operational 3D design tool that helps bridge the communication gap between businesses and their clients.

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Snap Launches Long-Anticipated Custom Landmarkers Tool

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This week, Snap rolled out the long-awaited “Custom Landmarkers” developer tool for creating AR experiences anchored to geographic locations. That tool is the new “ Custom Landmarkers ” tool. See Also: ITIF Releases Report on Moderating Multi-User Immersive Experiences.

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XR Streaming: The Future of Immersive Technologies?

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While immersive technologies are undoubtedly a big driver for digital transformation, the XR community faces major challenges that apply to every player in the field.

Highlights From the Immersive Learning Research Network 2020 Conference

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The Immersive Learning Research Network International Virtual Conference concluded last Thursday. Immersive Learning. “ The theme of the conference was immersive experiences in education. The horses-and-carts stage of immersive experiences looks pretty exciting from where we are.

National Geographic’s Award-Winning Jane Goodall Exhibit Features Human-Scale Holograms, 3D Immersive Theater

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Further in they’ll find the Gombe 3D experience, a 360-degree theater experience which immerses visitors in the dense forests of Gombe, currently serving as home to roughly 150 chimpanzees, as Goodall reads from her field notebook. “I

Meta Hackathon This Month Challenges Devs to Use Its Latest XR Tools for $700,000 in Prizes

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Starting on November 9th and ending on November 22nd, Meta is challenging developers to create something with either of its latest XR tools, Spark AR or mixed reality Presence Platform.

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ARTECHOUSE Launches Immersive Tech Installation “Geometric Properties”

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ARTECHOUSE New York City, which is known for displaying genre-pushing installations, has launched its latest immersive tech installation. ART and Immersive Technology. The Power of Immersive Technology.

Transfr Secures $12M Series A Financing to Scale Immersive VR Job Training Platform

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TRANSFRVR , one such company working to bring immersive VR learning to accredited job training programs across the United States, today announced its secured $12 million in Series A financing. News VR Education immersive learning transfr transfr vr funding transfrvr vr learning

Creating an immersive experience

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In our Immersive Experiences course at the Estonian Academy of Art, we were able to develop our own concepts and prototype them. We got to draw 360° images, were able to try out VR programs and played around with a tool to create augmented reality.

5 Reasons to Buy XR Collaboration Tools in 2022

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Once considered a novel tool for entertainment, XR has now emerged as a potential must-have for the future workplace. XR collaboration tools are perfectly-suited to the age of hybrid work, and ideal for cultivating productivity in any environment.

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VR STEM Tools Heading To California & Nevada Libraries

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Nanome partners with HTC to extend their virtual science, mathematics, engineering and tech tools to new locations. Now it appears as though these California and Nevada VR systems will be receiving an upgrade in the form of a series of advanced STEM tools. Brought to us by Nanome , the studio behind the free VR math tool CalcFlow , these additions range from 3D graphing and molecule visualization, to protein model information and various calculus tools.

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VR Mindfulness: Is Immersive Technology The Next ‘Big Thing’ in Workplace Well-Being?

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The same immersive technologies, such as virtual and augmented reality, that are making waves in the training and communication space also have exciting applications in the well-being space. Unique Opportunities Delivered By Immersive Technology.

Microsoft’s Metaverse Ambitions Grow as Teams Platform to Include 3D Avatars & Immersive XR Meetings

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Microsoft is making a strong bid to bolster its version of the metaverse as it looks to roll out 3D avatars and immersive meetings for its Microsoft Teams communication platform. At some point, organizations will also be able build bespoke immersive spaces so colleagues can interact.

Tribeca Immersive’s Cinema360 Gives Attendees a New Perspective On Social Causes

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With VR and AR technology becoming increasingly popular, the festival’s organizers created Tribeca Immersive , a program which features not only the Virtual Arcade, but also includes Cinema360, a VR theatre that highlights groundbreaking storytelling told through 360-degree VR films. Loran Hammonds, Senior Programmer of Film and Immersive for Tribeca Film Festival told VRScout, “ I specifically looked-for projects that put storytelling at the front.

Adobe Purchases Oculus Medium Immersive 3D Sculpting App

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Originally released in December of 2016 alongside the Oculus Touch controllers, the popular sculpting/modeling/painting tool has been used on numerous high profile projects, from the production of AAA VR games like Archangel: Hellfire , to the development of concept art for various feature films.