VR gains foothold in destination marketing at Miami Art Week

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The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), announced yesterday that they will be unveiling what they herald as a “groundbreaking destination marketing program” at Miami Art Week (Dec 7-9, 2017). ” Those engaging in the experience at the Miami Art Week will utilize Samsung Gear VR headsets. The post VR gains foothold in destination marketing at Miami Art Week appeared first on VR World.

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Las Vegas To Debut Virtual Reality Marketing Campaign During Miami Art Week

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The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), will unveil a groundbreaking destination marketing program, Vegas: Alter Your Reality (VAYR), at the world's premier modern and contemporary art event during Miami Art Week, Dec.

How autonomous vehicles and hyperloop are scooting along

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Walmart, Ford and Postmates are reportedly collaborating on a pilot program in Miami where goods will be delivered to consumers’ doors in a driverless vehicle. Cyrus Radfar. Contributor. Cyrus Radfar is the founding partner at V1 Worldwide. More posts by this contributor.

WorldViz VR solutions help university research

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At Miami University , the platform is used to create shared virtual spaces. HIVE at the Miami University (Image courtesy Miami University.). Hodgson is a professor at Miami University’s Armstrong Institute for Interactive Media Studies.

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Pepsi Celebrates Summer with Hundreds of Instagram Camera Effects for Soda Drinkers

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This week, Pepsi kicked off its #Summergram (yes, with the hashtag symbol) campaign with launch events in New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Miami, with each event featuring a different six-story tall inflatable in nearby bodies of water.

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Through the Magic Leap Looking Glass, First Look at What AR Looks Like on the Magic Leap One

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So if you're not in one of the current "Magicverse" cities (Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Seattle) and were.

The New Front Row: How VR Sports Change the Game for Fans

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With fans and alumni all over the country, popular college football teams such as Penn State, Notre Dame and the University of Miami are just a few who are jumping into this new arena. “So it’s kind of Netflix meets virtual reality meets the University of Miami.

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VR Music Video ‘Sheaf – Together EP’ is a Low Poly Love Letter to the ’80s

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There’s a few short VR experiences that just stick with you, and one of my favorites is the 2015-era VR music video Surge. Now, Netherlands-based synthwave producer Sheaf has created a real-time rendered VR music video for their debut EP that is definitely on my list.

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The Knight Foundation launches $750,000 initiative for immersive technology for the arts

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Project lead: Nicole Keating | Miami | @ArshtCenter. Black | Miami Beach | @TheBassMoA. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is looking for pitches on how to enhance and augment traditional creative arts through immersive technologies.

The surreal artwork of Juan Antonio Guirado is reborn in Virtual Reality

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Durning Miami Art Week, I took some time to get away from the main paths and visited the Juan Antonio Guiardo VR experience that was put together by cutting-edge Los Angeles based virtual reality studio FLOAT.

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MLB ‘Home Run Derby VR’ Game to Land on PSVR and Vive This Spring

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According to a Forbes report, a consumer version of the game will offer support for the platform’s respective motion controllers, and will feature virtual versions of all three All-Star Game locations: Miami’s Marlins Park, D.C.’s

Doghead Simulations CEO Turns VR Social Platform Into His Own Personal Gym

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He’s in Miami. Doghead Simulations CEO uses social VR to get back in shape. Mat Chacon , co-founder and CEO of Doghead Simulations , the company behind the VR tool Rumii, spent most of his life in remarkable shape. On his 30th birthday, he climbed Mt.

Hyper Jam is a neon-soaked arena brawler with a soundtrack featuring Carpenter Brut, Dance With The Dead, and more synthwave favs!

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In battle, players will use their combat prowess and situational awareness to strike other players and make use of environmental hazards like speeding trains in a Neo-Tokyo subway or the treacherous rooftop ledges of a sun-drenched Miami hotel.

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NFL Producing VR Series Exclusively for Google

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Subsequent episodes will have you tagging along with the Miami Dolphins cheerleaders, going inside Green Bay’s distinctive football culture, and getting an insider’s look at the San Diego Chargers organization. The VR video series will be available on YouTube and Google’s Daydream VR headset.

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Here Is The NBA’s Full NextVR Live Broadcasting Schedule For This Season

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6, 2016 – New York Knicks at Miami Heat – 7:30 p.m. March 28, 2017 – Miami Heat at Detroit Pistons – 7:30 p.m. NextVR has previously pulled in massive funding through big investment rounds, including $30 million and another 80 million , to continue live broadcasting in VR.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Miami, Dadeland Mall. Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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VR Innovation Academy at UWC Now Recruiting

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Penn State Lions and Miami University Hurricanes Fan Engagement: 360 Virtual Reality Experience for Mobile. Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

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Magic Leap One Available For Purchase, Starting At $2,295

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cities: Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco Bay Area and Seattle, with more participating locations coming this fall. Magic Leap’s computer vision headset is now on sale in cities across the U.S. December of last year U.S.

Is Porn Leading Innovation for VR?

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At XBiz Miami 2016 , a business to business convention for the adult industry, VR was one of the hottest topics that leaked its way into every conversation. XBiz Miami VR Panel. Porn is a huge driving force behind early user adoption for emerging technologies.

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John Travolta Stars in "SPEED KILLS VR," now available on several platforms.

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The VR series, produced by Richard Rionda Del Castro, Guy Griffithe and Travis Cloyd, was shot in Puerto Rico in the summer of 2017 to resemble Miami Beach in the early days of speed boat racing.

The NFL and Google to launch VR series on Youtube and Daydream.

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Other episodes will give viewers the opportunity to tag along with the Miami Dolphins cheerleaders, experience the distinctive football culture in Green Bay, and take a unique look inside the San Diego Chargers organization, to name a few.

Coca-Cola & NASCAR Lift The Hood To Unveil New AR Experience For Fans

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To encourage you to use the app each and every week, NASCAR and Coca-Cola have committed to adding new 360-content following each NASCAR Playoff race, leading up to the big 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway in November.

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Developer’s Vision for ‘ModBox’ is a More “Fun and Intuitive”.

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Developer’s Vision for ‘ModBox’ is a More “Fun and Intuitive” Creation Tool Than Unity Mario Maker for Wii U. Garry’s Mod for PC. LittleBigPlanet for PlayStation.

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RPG Creation Software ‘SMILE GAME BUILDER’ Gets VR Viewing Mode

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Game Maker is one of the most popular examples as it was used to create several hit indie games such as Hotline Miami, Undertale, and Spelunky. Game creation has become a big topic for ease-of-use software applications in recent years.

The NFL Is Creating a VR Film Series Exclusively For YouTube and Google

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The National Football League is one of the biggest, most ubiquitous brands in the entire world of sports entertainment.

Nearpod Raises $21 Million To Further Virtual Reality Education

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Edtech startup Nearpod has closed a $21 million Series B round led by Insight Venture Partners, Reach Capital, GSV Acceleration, Krillion Ventures and AGP Miami. At Miami-Dade public schools, one of the largest English Language Learner (ELL) districts in the country, the company recently launched Nearpod for ELL to provide teachers with more than 500 lessons designed specifically for the fastest growing student demographic: non-native English speakers.

Review: Superhot VR for the Playstation VR is a Masterpiece of overcoming hardware issues while playing an Octodad John Wick Kill Death Simulator.

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The look creates a simulation like environment that always makes me think that this is my training sim for a real life hotline miami. First of all Superhot VR is an excellent game and perhaps my second favorite Playstation VR title right behind Resident Evil 7.

Jason Rubin: ‘The Next 12 to 24 Months Are Where the Real Creativity is Going to Happen’ for VR Content

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It happened for sports fans when LeBron James joined Dwayne Wade in Miami (he came back so I can talk about it again without retching). Every once in a while you get to see not one but two legends occupy a single stage. It happened for music lovers when Billy Joel went on tour with Elton John. And it happened for nerds at this year’s VRX conference in San Francisco when Ted Price and Jason Rubin interviewed one another during a fireside chat.

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‘Smash Party VR’ Is Just Asking You To Break Your Vive

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It’s very, very strange to say the least, like you’ve stepped into a 3D-immersive scene from Hotline Miami , only you’re mercifully smashing teacups and not skulls. Any Vive owner knows that the controllers can take a beating.

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The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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Bringing Nearpod’s total funding to $30.2M, this round was led by Insight Venture Partners, Reach Capital, GSV Education, AGP Miami, and Krillion Ventures. Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst.

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Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

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Penn State Lions and Miami University Hurricanes Fan Engagement: 360 Virtual Reality Experience for Mobile. Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy.

Oculus and Kaleidoscope Announce DevLab VR Art Incubator

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Lily Baldwin is a filmmaker and dancer whose directing work has appeared at SXSW, Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, V&A Museum London, Art Basel Miami, ShortsHD, Filmmaker Magazine, NOWNESS, Fandor, and BitTorrent.

Interview to Eduardo Siman: virtual reality makes data visualization fun, we should all work together to make AR and VR to succeed

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So, for instance, I could take two buildings in Miami and make them fly in the air… and all the other people participating in the game would see them as flying. Some days ago, I have had the enormous pleasure of speaking with Eduardo Siman.

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Top 9 Creative Cases Where Universities Use Virtual Reality to Recruit Students and Assure Investors

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University of Miami. The University of Miami (informally referred to as UM, U of M, or The U) is a private, nonsectarian research university in Coral Gables, Florida, United States.

Top 5 VR Healthcare Solutions: How Is Virtual Reality Helping People?

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Dr. Redmond Burke, the chief of cardiovascular surgery at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami, used a low-cost Google Cardboard headset to plan a surgery on the baby.