Netherlands-Based VR Arena Aims To Bring Full-Body Esports To Mainstream Audiences

VRScout

For now, those interested in competing at Active Esports Arena will need to make the trip to Eindhoven in the Netherlands. The post Netherlands-Based VR Arena Aims To Bring Full-Body Esports To Mainstream Audiences appeared first on VRScout. Active Esports Arena Eindhoven promises a competitive VR experience that’s as much fun to watch as it is to play.

The Netherlands’ Bonami Game Museum has Begun Creating a PlayStation 5 Experience Zone

Peter Graham

Our museum will receive the PS5 as one of the first in the Netherlands. Located in Zwolle, Bonami SpelComputer Museum has a range of retro gaming and modern consoles to offer visitors, possibly the largest videogame console collection in the Netherlands. Later today Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) will be lifting the lid on its next-generation console , the PlayStation 5 (PS5).

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Rembrandt Reality Recreates 1632 Painting In AR, Free On iOS & Android

UploadVR

Tagged with: CapitolaVR , Netherlands , Rembrandt Reality , Rembrandt van Rijn Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Rembrandt Reality Recreates 1632 Painting In AR, Free On iOS & Android appeared first on UploadVR. AR CapitolaVR Netherlands Rembrandt Reality Rembrandt van RijnA free new app available on Android and iOS creates an AR portal through which you can view a recreation of one of Rembrandt’s most famous paintings.

VR Tour Takes You Up Close With The Shipwreck Of A 17th-Century Dutch Smuggler

VRScout

In 2016, the University of Iceland and the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands collaborated on a joint operation to continue research on the wreck. News Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands Photogrammetry University of Iceland VR Shipwreck VR Tour YouTube VRHigh-resolution 3D scans now allow us to explore the remains of this unfortunate vessel.

Oculus Go to Hit UK & European Retailers This Month, Pre-orders Now Available

Road to VR

UK and European residents have (mostly) been able to order Oculus Go directly through the Oculus website since it launched early last month, with the company delivering to many countries in the EU and Schengen Zone including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK. Netherlands – CoolBlue.

Retail 142

Yes, Donald Trump Had a Twitter Password Any Rube Could Guess, Netherlands Authorities Say

GizModo VR

Twitter and the White House have both denied reports that a Dutch security researcher was able to log into Donald Trump’s infamous Twitter account with the impossibly easy to guess password “MAGA2020!” But it turns out that really did happen, at least according to Dutch prosecutors. Read more.

Scientists Have Finally Made Quieter Velcro

GizModo VR

Researchers from Wageningen University in the Netherlands have come up with a new design for Velcro , inspired by mushrooms, that doesn’t shred… Read more

A Flu Vaccine May Provide Some Protection Against Covid-19, Dutch Study Suggests

GizModo VR

It found evidence that flu vaccination led to a lowered risk of getting covid-19 among health care workers in the Netherlands. Preliminary research out this month may provide you with a bit more incentive to get the flu vaccine.

A 10-Billion-Pixel Scan of ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’ Captures More Detail Than Your Eyes Ever Could

GizModo VR

Visit the Mauritshuis museum in The Hague, The Netherlands, and you’ll have a chance to see Johannes Vermeer’s painting, ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring,’ from maybe a few feet away—depending on the crowds around the famous piece. Or you can explore this website that provides access to a massive 10-billion-pixel scan of… Read more.

Microsoft to Expand Azure Kinect’s Computer Vision Tech to Commercial Market

Road to VR

” Microsoft has also recently expanded HoloLens 2’s availability to Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Introducing.a very tiny, 3D-printed micro boat — Future Blink

Mashable VR

Physicists in the Netherlands made a tiny tugboat to test the capabilities of microswimmers using 3D-printing. It's likely the smallest boat in the world. Read more. More about Mashable Video , Physics , 3d Printing , Boat , and Future Blink.

The VR Job Hub: Vicon, Vertigo Games, Autodesk & More

Peter Graham

Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

VR Mountain Bike Simulator Has You Riding Cliffside Across Death-Defying Trails

VRScout

Ride Out , a specialty bike shop located in the Netherlands, has introduced a new VR mountain biking experience based on the death-defying antics of professional Scottish trials cyclist Danny MacAskill. A specially-designed cycling rig lets users “feel the terrain” as they ride.

The VR Job Hub: Twisted Pixel Games, Manus VR & Drifter Entertainment

Peter Graham

Geldrop, The Netherlands. Geldrop, The Netherlands. Geldrop, The Netherlands. Geldrop, The Netherlands. Geldrop, The Netherlands. Geldrop, The Netherlands. The virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) industries are wonderfully diverse when it comes to the job roles available, always looking to hire the best talent to work on exciting projects.

Suspenseful journey of a colossal iceberg captivates scientists

Mashable VR

It's a fascinating berg, given the size and trajectory," said Stef Lhermitte, an assistant professor in the Department of Geoscience and Remote Sensing at Delft University of Technology, in the Netherlands. Meet the most suspenseful berg on Earth.

The VR Job Hub: Talespin, Cooperative Innovations & IrisVR

Peter Graham

Utrecht, Netherlands. Utrecht, Netherlands. Utrecht, Netherlands. Utrecht, Netherlands. The virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) industries are wonderfully diverse when it comes to the job roles available, always looking to hire the best talent to work on exciting projects.

The VR Job Hub: Force Field Entertainment & Ultrahaptics

Peter Graham

Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amsterdam, Netherlands. We’re now over halfway through the year, and while it might be summer, it’s almost Christmas! With that horrendous thought now in your mind, it’s time to start planning. Be that presents, where you plan to celebrate or simply the office party.

Here’s Every Country & Store Where Quest 2 is Officially Being Sold

Road to VR

Jump to: Australia | Austria | Belgium | Canada | Denmark | Finland | France | Iceland | Ireland | Italy | Japan | Netherlands | New Zealand | Norway | Poland | South Korea | Spain | Sweden | Switzerland | Taiwan | United Kingdom | United States. Where to Buy Oculus Quest 2 in Netherlands.

FORM’s AR Swim Goggles Now Work In Open Waters

VRScout

Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Australia and Japan. Pair your Garmin or Apple smartwatches for additional GPS functionality.

Russian Farmers Using VR To Calm Their Cows And Increase Milk Production

VRScout

According to an analysis of the welfare of dairy cattle by Wageningen University employees in the Netherlands, environmental conditions have a significant impact on cow health and, as a consequence, the quality and quantity of milk produced,” states the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Moscow Region. An emotionally-stable cow is a happy cow.

One Direction’s Liam Payne Stars In Live VR Concert Tomorrow

VRScout

Britain, France, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria and Belgium; plans for launch in South Korea, China, Taiwan and Japan are on the horizon. MelodyVR enlists the former boy band member for their first live VR concert. Liam Payne, former member of English-Irish boy band One Direction, is hosting a secret concert for a small handful of lucky fans somewhere in London, U.K.

HoloLens 2 Sales Expanding to 15 More Countries, ‘Development Edition’ Launches in the US

Road to VR

Now Microsoft is expanding the regions where it will sell HoloLens 2 to 15 new countries: Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Your Android device becomes a mini-Xbox on Sept. 15

Mashable VR

Project xCloud is almost here. Microsoft's long-hyped entry into the realm of cloud gaming is coming on Sept. 15, starting with Android devices. In practical terms, that means Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to play more than 100 games on their Android smartphones or tablets.

Arizona Sunshine Dev Vertigo Acquired By Koch Media

Upload VR

The team, itself based in Rotterdam, Netherlands, will join Koch’s stable of studios, which also includes publisher Deep Silver. Vertigo Games, the developer of Arizona Sunshine and the upcoming After The Fall , has been acquired by Austria-based Koch Media.

Quest 2 Stock Starting to Slip Ahead of Black Friday

Road to VR

Netherlands. Though it has held fairly steady since its launch in October, the stock of Oculus Quest 2 is starting to dwindle heading into the Black Friday holiday shopping season.

Educational VR Programme SpaceBuzz Celebrates Global Launch

Peter Graham

SpaceBuzz, an educational VR programme offering school children astronautical experience originally began in The Netherlands and this week announced its global launch during the 70th International Astronautical Congress in Washington D.C. Additionally, over the next four years, SpaceBuzz will be working alongside Dr. Max Louwerse, professor at Tilburg University in the Netherlands. “We have been humbled by SpaceBuzz’s success in the Netherlands.

Oculus Go Launches At Canadian And European Retailers

UploadVR

Netherlands: Cool Blue. Though Canadian and European VR fans have been able to pick up an Oculus Go standalone headset directly from the company since launch last month, more purchasing options have arrived today. Go launched in over 300 stores across the two regions today, starting at £199/€219. The below ad for the headset is in French, which proves it just in case you thought I was lying. We’ve got a list of online stores you can pick it up from below.

Retail 158

Report: VR And AR Developers Aren’t Making Enough Money To Justify Investments

UploadVR

BOM surveyed 613 developers and users of VR/AR technology in the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany on a range of issues, including budgets, revenue forecasts, and financing needs. And while the survey focuses on the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany, the data is relevant to most markets. The Netherlands, for example, is a popular mobile app “soft launch” location, due to its consumers having a similar profile to those in the U.S.

Survey 160

These Are the Countries Where You Can Still Buy Quest & Rift S Direct From Oculus

Road to VR

Netherlands. ×. With a successful holiday season under its belt, Facebook was no doubt looking forward to resupplying its retail partners with more Oculus Quest & Rift S stock. However in a perfect storm of high demand, low supply, and on-going supply chain disruptions due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), both headsets have been largely unavailable for purchase.

Stealth-Action Game ‘Panther VR’ Aims to Deliver Open-ended Missions, Kickstarter Now Live

Road to VR

Wolfdog Interactive , a Netherlands-based studio known for its work on VR titles Skyworld and VR Dungeon Knight , has now launched a Kickstarter to help fund its next VR game, a stealth-action title called Panther VR. The studio says Panther VR will be a single-player game that lets you plan out your heist, choose your weapons and gadgets and infiltrate the location, giving you the ultimate choice on how the mission is completed.

The VR Job Hub: Tequila Works & Talespin

Peter Graham

Utrecht, The Netherlands. Utrecht, The Netherlands. Utrecht, The Netherlands. Utrecht, The Netherlands. Both Talespin and Tequila Works have released new projects this month, with the former specialising in immersive training solutions for enterprise use cases. The latter is a videogame developer, its latest project being Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son. Which sounds interesting they both have plenty of jobs on offer. Location. Company. Madrid, Spain.

Spain 45

2019 Events Schedule: The Major VR/AR Conferences And Festivals

UploadVR

Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Some of the biggest virtual reality and augmented reality technology announcements of the year will be made in connection with the events listed on this page. We’ll update this list from time to time as we get updates about major new events in 2019, like Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference. Also, if we’ve missed a major conference or event people can attend this year related to VR and AR, please email tips@uploadvr.com.

Ikea Place ARKit App Brings Virtual Furniture Into Your Home

VRScout

Lately however the Netherlands-based corporation has been experimenting with immersive technology, from an official virtual reality kitchen experience , to a VR pancake cooking simulator for some strange reason. The Swedish furniture retailer is using Apple’s ARkit to help digitally furnish your own space. For years IKEA has been making it insanely easy for its millions of customers to furnish their homes, offices and studios with colorful furniture and affordable appliances.

5G is getting faster, but the U.S. is lagging behind

Mashable VR

Other countries in the top 10 leaderboard in these categories include Germany, Thailand, Austria, and the Netherlands. 5G is catching on quickly. According to a new report by Speedtest, the next-gen mobile network has seen major adoption this year.

‘OpenVR Recorder’ is a Powerful Tool for Capturing Tracking and Input Data

Road to VR

Jasper Brekelmans, a Netherlands-based 3D tech artist, has recently released a motion capture tool offering an easy way to record OpenVR tracking data from headsets, motion controllers and Vive Trackers for both Vive and Rift setups. Called OpenVR Recorder , the data collected by the program can be used for 3D animation and visual effects production, with many other potential applications in tracking and research.

Tools 179

Oculus Introduces $299 Go for Business Bundle

UploadVR

Currently, the bundle is scheduled to release in the US, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK. Facebook’s affordable standalone VR headset, Oculus Go, is looking to finally make the platform a mainstream hit with consumers. But it appears Go forms a big part of the Oculus for Business strategy, too.

2020 NAMM Show Highlights The Growing Impact Of Immersive Technology On Live Music

VRScout

The band has also been approached by the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Royal Opera House, and Island Records , which boasts a roster with artists like Bon Jovi and Demi Lovato — who had a great performance at the Grammy Awards yesterday. . “The world’s largest trade-only music event” shined a spotlight on how VR and AR are changing how artists perform live.