HTC Announces First-Ever Virtual Industry Conference In Response To Coronavirus

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In a recent Tweet, Wang announced that HTC will be hosting the world’s first fully virtual industry conference on March 19th through the platform Engage. The post HTC Announces First-Ever Virtual Industry Conference In Response To Coronavirus appeared first on VRScout.

OpenXR 1.0 Specification Release Carries Wide Industry Support

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An effort to standardize certain aspects of VR and AR applications gains wide industry support today with the release of version 1.0 “Valve is happy to have worked closely with other VR industry leaders to create this open standard, and looks forward to supporting it in SteamVR.”.

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VR Community Hosts Virtual Memorial Honoring Popular Industry Advocate

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” The post VR Community Hosts Virtual Memorial Honoring Popular Industry Advocate appeared first on VRScout. The VR education community says goodbye to one of its biggest advocates.

Customizing the Future of Industry in Mixed Reality

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So it’s no wonder that industrial giant Thyssenkrupp elevators is predicting that demand for stair lift solutions will skyrocket in the next few years, especially as urban populations grow. It’s one of those cases that illustrate the unique advantage of the HoloLens for industry applications.

VR For Industrial Training: Proof Points & Tips

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Companies across many industries have adopted the technology to train their employees better. More from AR Insider… The post VR For Industrial Training: Proof Points & Tips appeared first on AR Insider.

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AR and VR Survey Shows Optimism in Industry

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For the last three years, law firm Perkins Coie, the XR Association, and Boost VC have conducted a survey on industry attitudes toward AR and VR technology. Second, the survey primarily reflects the views of industry and enterprise – not entertainment.

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How Augmented Reality Is Transforming the Restaurant Industry

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The restaurant industry is increasingly using augmented reality to complement and elevate gastronomic experiences. Aside from empowering foreign travelers to order with confidence, AR applications are also reshaping different aspects of the restaurant industry.

Five Big Questions Facing The VR Industry In 2019

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We’ve looked ahead to the new year and come up with five big questions the VR industry faces in 2019. With a $399 ‘all-in’ price tag and high profile ports of games like Superhot and The Climb lined up, some hope that this might finally be the VR headset to give the industry the kickstart it needs. Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Five Big Questions Facing The VR Industry In 2019 appeared first on UploadVR.

Ambitious XR Headset From Walker Industries in Crowdfunding Stage

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What about Walker Industries? Walker Industries is … let’s call it “the startup’s startup.” And, it’s a project for Walker Industries. Varjo. Oculus. Where do you expect the next great XR headset to come from?

CES 2020: Charmin Trolls Tech Industry With VR-Equipped Porta-Potty

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The post CES 2020: Charmin Trolls Tech Industry With VR-Equipped Porta-Potty appeared first on VRScout. Jokes on them, I’d love to spend an hour in the V.I.PEE premium port-john. When it comes to bleeding-edge technology, not every idea is going to be an automatic winner.

Company Raises $30M to Make Programing Industrial Robots Easier With the Help of SteamVR Tracking

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Germany-based Wandelbots is leveraging the tracking technology for its TracePen product which is designed to make programming industrial robots easier and faster.

VR Resumes Are Catching The Eyes of Industry Recruiters

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In most cases however, the most engaging CV is always the most successful, which is why many developers looking to get into the VR industry are using the immersive technology to build some of the coolest resumes you’ve ever seen. A brand new market requires a brand new kind of CV.

How is Industrial AR Taking Form?

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This post is adapted from ARtillery Intelligence’s latest report, Industrial AR: Benefits & Barriers. operational efficiencies) have been validated through real industrial deployments, as explored in case studies later in this report. Industrial AR Flavors.

How Virtual Reality Could Revolutionize The Real Estate Industry

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VR Industry News floored real estateReal estate, in a general sense, only affects the vast majority of the population when it comes time to move, at which point it suddenly becomes incredibly important.

Global Virtual Reality Industry to Reach $7.2 Billion in Revenues in 2017

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In a new Virtual Reality Industry Report, Greenlight Insights forecasts modest VR industry growth in the short term, growing into a major global content marketplace by 2021. What’s Inside the Virtual Reality Industry Report: Spring 2017.

State of the XR Industry in 2020

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London, February 8, 2020 — Over the next 10 years, XR’s potential across consumer and commercial to industrial and enterprise is huge. See Also: How Will AR and VR Change Industries in 2020. Extended Reality Industry Reports Press Release industry reports press release XR

Sea Shepherd's Web-Based Augmented Reality Experience Spotlights the Damage Done by the Fishing Industry

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Augmented reality's status as a new storytelling medium has already led to the reinvention of filmmaking and journalism. Now, AR is helping non-profits draw attention to their respective causes.

Google, Sony And Oculus Unite To Establish VR Industry Standards

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Google, Sony, Oculus, Samsung, Acer and HTC have combined their efforts in order to create a healthy and equal industry for virtual reality hardware and software to develop and expand. The post Google, Sony And Oculus Unite To Establish VR Industry Standards appeared first on VRScout.

Climate Lawsuits Are Coming for Koch Industries

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Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced on Wednesday that he’s suing ExxonMobil, Koch Industries, and the American Petroleum Institute because the three firms deceived customers about the climate crisis.

How Augmented Reality Is Revolutionizing Hospitality Industry (From Inside Out)

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Augmented reality has become a trend-setting technology in many industries. AR has risen as an essential technology for the hospitality industry recently because it allows it to improve the physical environments and experiences and hence the sales. Guest Post.

A Candid Assessment of the Industry From a Leading Indie VR Developer

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What is happening with the VR industry? The post A Candid Assessment of the Industry From a Leading Indie VR Developer appeared first on Road to VR. Feature News Voices of VR Podcast VR Industry VR Podcasts cloudhead games denny unger Garnter Hype Cycle State of the VR Industry

How Will AR and VR Change Industries in 2020

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If you work in the retail industry , you’ll be competing on giving your customers the best buying and digital experience. See Also: Why Augmented Reality Will Be a Dominant Force in the Manufacturing Industry.

Halo VR Is Coming From Microsoft And 343 Industries

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Microsoft confirmed today it is working with 343 Industries to bring its epic Halo series to its Windows Mixed Reality platform. Tagged with: 343 Industries , Halo , microsoft Facebook Twitter Reddit More. Featured Gaming VR Industry News 343 Industries Halo microsoft

VR in the ’90s: Bootstrapping the Commercial VR Industry

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The post VR in the ’90s: Bootstrapping the Commercial VR Industry appeared first on Road to VR. Voices of VR Podcast VR Big Industry VR in Industry VR Podcasts CyberArts enterprise history Linda Jacobson Silicon Graphics

How Mixed Reality Will Bring Us Industry 4.0

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Microsoft in particular has secured an enviable position in the Mixed Reality enterprise space, mainly due to a consistent strategy that recognized this wasn’t a consumer-ready product yet, but instead focused on building partnerships and solid case studies for building industry 4.0

HTC Helps Establish the ‘Industry of Virtual Reality Alliance’ in China

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Watch: This Mobile VR Crane Simulator Showcases the Future of Industrial Training

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Industrial Training International is readying their VR Mobile Crane Simulator for the March ConExpo Event in Las Vegas. Founded in 1986, ITI is a world leader in crane and rigging training and consulting; they are relied on by multiple industries such as mining, construction, and energy.

Industrial AR is All About Product-Market Fit

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This post is adapted from ARtillery Intelligence’s latest report, Industrial AR: Benefits & Barriers. Industrial AR is experiencing a slow climb as characterized in the figures we reported last month. For example, industrial front-line workers often have a need for simplicity.

Holo-Light Launches ARES AR Workspace for Engineering and Industrial Design

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Designing industrial machines is a highly specialized work, where attention to detail is of paramount importance. This is why industrial designers and engineers need to work with computer models and analyze each part of their designs before they move an item to the production phase.

Snapchat Is Helping the Music Industry Reinvent Music Videos via Lens Studio

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There have been enough music artists releasing Snapchat AR experiences over the past week to fill a small festival. Count them with me: Bruno Mars. Gucci Mane. Kodak Black. Missy Elliot. Imagine Dragons. Panic! At the Disco.

How VR Brings Real Benefits To The Real Estate Industry

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The use of VR across industries and society is inevitable. To explore Outer Realm’s suite of VR services for the real estate industry, visit the official company website.

Why Israel Is A Hotbed For The AR Industry

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The success of many startups over the last decade and an ever-growing number of startups in the AR/VR industry have attracted many international investors and helped build several Israeli Venture Capital firms. If that happens, Israel can become the top global center for the AR industry.

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‘Industrial VR’ Is Like ‘Google Earth’ For Iconic Engineering Sites

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Google Earth VR has shown us the wonders of visiting real world locations as a towering giant in VR, and now Industrial VR looks to do the same. Industrial VR is aiming for a release in early 2017. Tagged with: engineering , exploration , Industrial VR.

5G in a Fanless Industrial PC from GIGABYTE IPC

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One of the key verticals in the integration of 5G we are told is in the industrial space – having machines on a shop floor communicate wireless to a central control hub with ultra-low latency or with ultra-high bandwidth.

Confidustria: Transforming Industries by Embracing New Technology

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Learn About Immersive Industry 4.0 The post Confidustria: Transforming Industries by Embracing New Technology appeared first on EON Reality.

RealWear Raises $17M For Industrial-Grade Wearable AR Device

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RealWear has raised $17 million for its AR wearable device aimed at workers in construction and other heavy industries. We have targeted this for industrial use,” said Lowery, in an interview with VentureBeat. “We

5 Industries Primed To Leap Forward Into AR

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Here are some ideas on how five industries can adopt AR right now. With a powerful new camera and advanced sensor technology, the latest round of iPhone products has unlocked new possibilities in the realm of augmented reality (AR).