Inside IMAX’s Los Angeles VR Center

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The Los Angeles IMAX VR Center is just the first of six pilot locations to be opened in 2017. The post Inside IMAX’s Los Angeles VR Center appeared first on VRScout. News HTC Vive IMAX Los Angeles Starbreeze VR Arcades

Kite & Lightning Returns To Los Angeles With $2.5 Million

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SIGGRAPH 2017 In Los Angeles Showcases The Latest In VR and AR

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Join Us For HoloHack 2017 In Los Angeles This June

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VRLA, in partnership with Microsoft, Unity, AfterNow and Upload LA, is hosting HoloHack LA on June 23rd through June 25th, 2017. In this 48 hour hackathon, teams of experienced AR/VR/MR engineers, designers and artists will create their own mixed reality apps. Participants will get hands on experience creating applications for the HoloLens with expert mentors, and we’ll have HoloLens dev kits, pre-loaded laptops and experts from Microsoft and Unity available on site.

LA Hospital Using VR Simulation For Trauma Training

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That’s exactly why Children’s Hospital Los Angeles teamed up with Oculus and other VR companies to bring low-cost emergency care training via virtual reality technology. News AiSolve BioflightVR Children's Hospital Los Angeles Facebook Medical Oculus Rift Oculus Touch

Two Bit Circus Raises $15 Million To Build Experimental Entertainment

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Founded out of Los Angeles in 2012, Two Bit Circus uses technology to create immersive and interactive spectacles through events. The first such entertainment park will open in Los Angeles, with a date yet to be announced.

VR Infinite Gesture Plug-In Could Give You Force Powers

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Development VR Industry News edwon gesture recognition los angeles plug-in unityThe VR Infinite Gesture plug-in for Unity is intended to help developers integrate gesture recognition technology into their software.

Los Angeles Weekend Workshop: Intro to AR Development

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Learn More About the Los Angeles AR Development Weekend Workshop and Sign Up to Attend. The word is out: Augmented Reality is the future. With Apple’s recent release of the ARKit, Google’s growth of Google Tango, and AR content rising in popularity, now is the perfect time to get involved! Companies know they should utilize AR technology, but are not sure how.

The Blu’s Deep Sea Majesty is Now a Museum Exhibit in Los Angeles

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Wevr said that its virtual reality experience, The Blu, will be displayed at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (NHMLA). The immersive adventure makes you feel like you are underwater, exploring the majesty of the ocean and its different habitats. You come face-to-face with some of the most awe-inspiring species on the planet. The VR series was created by Wevr, a Venice, California-based VR studio.

Björk VR Art Exhibit Comes to LA

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The Icelandic music icon’s next stop after traveling the globe with her VR album is finally right here in Los Angeles. News Art Bjork Gear VR HTC Vive Los Angeles MusicBjörk Digital runs from May 19 to June 4 in downtown LA.

Snapchat’s Augmented Reality Vending Machines are Marketing Gold

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Inside The First IMAX VR Arcade

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We went inside the big-screen company’s flagship VR center in Los Angeles this week, and got a good look at their plans for arcade roll-outs this year including centers spread across the globe. Tagged with: htc vive , imaxvr , location-based vr , los angeles , Star VR , starbreeze.

Kaleidoscope Reveals VR Lineup for Showcase Vol. 2

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s existing London, New York, Berlin, Los Angeles, Leipzig, Portland, Seoul, and San Francisco locations, Showcase Vol. News Kaleidoscope Los AngelesThe quarterly VR event series will hit 11 cities around the world.

When Art and VR Collide in LA

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An artist herself, Natalie is leading the way for experimental, tech-focused art in Los Angeles. News Art Events Los Angeles Next ArtThe left brain and the right brain came together for a party.

Take a Look Inside Two Bit Circus

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We spoke with her at length about her experience building the team and what it has taken to stay ahead of the curve in Los Angeles, the epicenter for VR content creation. News LA Creator Photo Series Los Angeles Nancy Bennett Two Bit Circus

Tickets Now on Sale for VRLA Expo

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The two-day event taking place April 14-15, 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center has also announced that Justin Roiland, creator of “Rick & Morty” on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim will deliver Saturday’s Keynote Address. News Los Angeles Rick Morty VRLA

The Kaleidoscope Summer Showcase is Coming to LA

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Kaleidoscope and VRScout are showcasing VR creators in Los Angeles. They first made their mark with the Kaleidoscope Film Festival in 2015, compiling an early group of artists, developers and directors in Los Angeles. LOS ANGELES – September 22nd, 2016.

Wevr’s TheBlu Coming to Natural History Museum

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News Education HTC Vive Los Angeles Natural History Museum Science WevrLA visitors will be able to journey down to coral reefs and interact with an 80-foot whale.

Interactive Lab to Make VR Trike Racing a Thing at VRLA This Week

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Skybound Entertainment and Delusion Producing VR Horror Series

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Immersive theater has become extremely popular in the last few years, particularly in New York and Los Angeles. If you’re local to Los Angeles and you’re curious about Delusion , the run has been extended through December 11.

Los Angeles VR Weekend Workshop: Learn Unity VR for Vive

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All The Virtual Reality News From E3 2016 In One Post

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For the last week the Upload team has been at E3 in Los Angeles checking out everything VR. The Elecronic Entertainment Expo is one of gaming’s largest events, and for years now it has been tied to the resurgence of the VR market.

Code and Coding: Where to Find Help in Los Angeles?

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Therefore, this is about letting you know where in Los Angeles you can go, should you wish to wrap your head around how coding works. The post Code and Coding: Where to Find Help in Los Angeles? Los Angeles PHP Python scratch Silicon Beach SoCal

Celebrating LA Women Working in VR and New Media

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While Los Angeles continues to grow as the epicenter of VR creativity, the organizers wanted to highlight women artists with panels, workshops, discussions, all to cultivate the fertile landscape of VR for women thrive. News Art FEMMEBIT Los Angeles

I Attended One of the World’s First AR Raves And Yeah, It Was Super Trippy

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An angel with illuminated wings makes a grand entrance. These were some of the biggest DJs of the underground scene in Los Angeles,” said Treasure. AR entertainment Experiences ar rave dance dtla event los angeles party VR

SIGGRAPH 2017 Seeks Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Submissions for Los Angeles Event

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The post SIGGRAPH 2017 Seeks Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Submissions for Los Angeles Event appeared first on VRJournal.

CatsAndVR.com continues to grow with the addition of our sharp new Los Angeles correspondent, fellow Oculus Launchpad alumni Sherif Higazy. Check out his coverage of the Technicolor Experience Center.

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Technicolor printed its last frame of film in 2012” Tim Sernoff (Deputy SVP of Technicolor) remarked in a press briefing. A significant milestone for a company that has been pioneering film technology for the past one hundred years.

JLG Virtual Reality Training Simulator Featured at 2017 Unity Vision Summit in Los Angeles

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The post JLG Virtual Reality Training Simulator Featured at 2017 Unity Vision Summit in Los Angeles appeared first on VRJournal. Media Announcement: JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, showcased. Press Releases VR Industry and Technology JLG Virtual Reality Training Simulator

China Will Soon Have VR and MR Theme Parks Thanks to SPACES

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SPACES, a Los Angeles-based virtual and mixed reality company, has partnered with Chinese theme park group Songcheng Performance Development for a $30 million joint venture.

Robotic Waitresses And Motion Capture DJs Make This E3 Party A Must See

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Soon, the world’s most rabid video game fans will be descending upon Los Angeles to check out what they will be playing in the upcoming year (or in some cases, in a few upcoming years). E3 2016 kicks off in just a few very short days.

VR film startup Vrse changes name to Within, raises $12.5 million

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Vrse, a Los Angeles-based virtual reality film startup, has raised $12.56 million and changed its name to Within, said company founder and renowned music video producer Chris Milk in a post last week. The company... News Chris Milk VRSE Within

More Than 5 Percent Of Facebook’s Employees Are Working On VR

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However, this week Iribe was a featured speaker at Unity’s Vision Summit in Los Angeles. Two pieces of information from Facebook sources have given us new insight into the division of labor inside the social media giant.

Upload LA Opening Represents a Focus Shift From VR Tech to VR Content

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Mason told me that opening up this huge co-working space in Los Angeles represents an energetic shift from the VR technology born out of Silicon Valley to focusing on content & storytelling in VR. UploadVR opened up their new 20,000 square foot Upload LA co-working space in April.

Cedar-Sinai rolls out VR pain relief

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SPACES and Songcheng Form $30 Million Joint Venture to Bring Mixed and Virtual Reality to China

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Under the agreement, the joint venture will be based in Hangzhou, China, and co-managed by SPACES from its headquarters in Los Angeles. SPACES will be meeting with brands and VR/MxR development partners during the upcoming E3 in Los Angeles.

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River Studios Comes to LA with VR Studio

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San-Francisco-based VR studio, River Studios , has now opened up shop in Los Angeles with creator Sam Macaroni and former YouTube Space LA exec Andy Stack as some of their latest hires. River Studios Los Angeles studio located at the iconic Culver Studios.

IMAX VR rollout to begin this year

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IMAX will begin its virtual reality roll-out as early as the end of this year, IMAX Entertainment CEO Greg Foster said at a conference in Los Angeles this Wednesday.

HTC Promises Less Than 7ms Latency For Intel’s Wireless Vive

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But don’t just take their word for it; a proof of concept version of the kit will be on display at E3 in Los Angeles in just two weeks’ time. Wired VR headsets have barely noticeable motion-to-photon latency. It’s essential to ensure a comfortable experience; a headset must keep the pace with where the user is turning their head, otherwise they might being to feel nauseous let alone unimmersed.

Report: Samsung To Reveal UHD Display Primed For VR Today

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inch UHD 3840×2160 display at the Society for Information Display 2017 event in Los Angeles. It’s going to be years until display resolutions are clear enough for VR to look like real life, but we’re inching ever forward. It looks like Samsung might be announcing the next step in that journey today. Reports from Yonhap News and The Korean Herald state that Samsung is expected to reveal a new 1.96

HTC Announces First Ever Vive Summit

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The event, taking place on Sunday, January 15th here at VRScout’s studios in Los Angeles, will be streamed live to twitch.tv/htc.