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

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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

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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).

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

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This fungus-based coffin doesn’t preserve your corpse. It decomposes it

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Netherlands-based Loop has the most original startup concept of 2020: Decomposable coffins made out of fungi. Here's why that matters. News sustainable

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

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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.

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

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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: Vicon, Vertigo Games, Autodesk & More

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

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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.

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

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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.

The VR Job Hub: Talespin, Cooperative Innovations & IrisVR

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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.

FORM’s AR Swim Goggles Now Work In Open Waters

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

The VR Job Hub: Force Field Entertainment & Ultrahaptics

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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.

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

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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.

Arizona Sunshine Dev Vertigo Acquired By Koch Media

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

Educational VR Programme SpaceBuzz Celebrates Global Launch

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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.

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

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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.

Oculus Go Launches At Canadian And European Retailers

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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.

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

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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.

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The VR Job Hub: Tequila Works & Talespin

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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.

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

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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.

Twitter hackers slid into more DMs than previously known

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We believe that for up to 36 of the 130 targeted accounts, the attackers accessed the DM inbox, including 1 elected official in the Netherlands," read the Wednesday statement. "To Whoever hacked Twitter walked away with a lot more than just bitcoin.

Ikea Place ARKit App Brings Virtual Furniture Into Your Home

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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. 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.

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Oculus Introduces $299 Go for Business Bundle

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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.

‘Traffic Jams’ Lets You Control Traffic, Help Pedestrians & Kill Zombies

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In a new gameplay teaser though, the Netherlands-based studio Little Chicken Game Company is peeling back a little more of the game’s mechanics, which now includes zombie attacks. On the surface, Traffic Jams looks like a pretty standard job simulator-type game, albeit with some pretty funny ragdoll citizens ambling around and smashing through windshields.

Oculus Announces $300 Commercial ‘Go for Business’ Bundle, Pre-orders Now Available

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The company is currently only shipping to the US, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK. Oculus Go, the company’s recently launched standalone VR headset, is already on store shelves starting at $200 for the 32 GB version. And just like the company’s previous Rift for Business announced last year, now it’s Go’s turn for the commercial treatment.

You Can Buy an Oculus Rift + Touch Bundle in Germany for €450

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The sale is only available on the company’s German site , and doesn’t appear on other international branches MediaMarkt including Switzerland, Austria, Netherlands, Belgium, or Italy-based MediaWorld. Germany-based customers looking to snap up a deal on Oculus Rift and Touch, the VR headset’s motion controller, are seeing one of the biggest price cuts thanks to German electronics retailer MediaMarkt.

VR Opens Up Classic Theme Park Rides to those with Disabilities

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Netherlands-based theme park Efteling has created a VR experience of one of their popular non-accessible attractions — allowing disabled visitors to experience the roller coaster as their friends and family do. Droomvlucht, meaning “dream flight” in English, is a magical journey through the mystical realm of fairies and woodland creatures.

University Students Create Multiplayer Full Body VR Shooter, Live Streaming Today

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Students at the Saxion University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands will today showcase the type of VR gaming that many of us one day want to experience for ourselves. Over the past five months students at the University have been working on Project Myron, a full-body tracked multiplayer VR shooter, as part of their course. The project is set to be shown to the world today via a live stream event kicking off at 1pm CET. You can watch it here.

Facebook Expects Coronavirus Will Have “additional impact” on Oculus Quest Availability

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Netherlands. After being backordered by weeks in many regions, Oculus Quest is now “unavailable” from Oculus in 17 out of 23 regions where the unit is sold, including the United States, Canada, and much of Europe. Facebook says the Coronavirus outbreak is to blame.