Hofstra University Uses VR To Put You Face To Face With A Category 3 Hurricane

VRScout

According to a poll in 2015, 47% of New Jersey residents claim they would evacuate their area upon learning of an incoming storm, with 6% saying they would stay, and the remaining 48% unsure of their actions. To bring the hurricane VR experience to life, the team turned to Jackson Snellings and Alex Smiros of EdTech at Hofstra to create the simulation using Unity 3D, with Bernhardt providing scientific guidance for an accurate representation of a category 3 hurricane landfall.

‘Google Earth VR’ Launches For Free To Let You Fly Around The World

UploadVR

For example, at one point I landed on the roof of some random building in New Jersey. Google Earth VR does not require an army of animators to build each building in San Francisco through Unity or Unreal Engine 4, it is fueled by an always refreshing data set from one of the world’s most powerful sources of geographical information. Looking down on the brilliant orange seats, and crisp green grass below me, two thoughts fight for dominance in my skull.

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Multi-Media Artist Tripp Derrick Barnes Talks About Creating VR Experiences

ARPost

Tripp Derrick Barnes is a New York City-based multi-media artist. Most of his available works are paintings, but in the last few years, he’s found a new favorite medium: VR experiences. Eventually, a VR arcade in New Jersey closed and sold off their supplies. When I can do something I love with VR is when a client wants me to do something completely unique and create a whole new world. I work a lot with Unity, but to a small degree,” said Barnes.

VR is a smart bet for the future of gambling

Hypergrid Business

It has often been the so-called vice industries that have driven forward new technologies. Engaging a new audience. In the US, for example, the state of New Jersey has introduced similar online gambling regulation, while a number of other states, including California, are considering similar licensing. It was built with Unity 5, using Chromium to emulate web-based games inside. Virtual casino. Image courtesy Alea.).

Bringing the AR of the Military to the Eyes of Consumers, with ThirdEye Gen’s Nick Cherukuri

XR for Business Podcast

So just to provide some background about ThirdEye, while we may be a relatively new name in the commercial space, we have over 20 years of experience developing this technology for the United States Department of Defense. We have a Unity SDK. For example, training new workers.

Bringing the AR of the Military to the Eyes of Consumers, with ThirdEye Gen's Nick Cherukuri

XR for Business Podcast

So just to provide some background about ThirdEye, while we may be a relatively new name in the commercial space, we have over 20 years of experience developing this technology for the United States Department of Defense. And a few-- a couple of years ago, we decided to take some of our technical know-how, our leading engineers -- we have state-of-the-art labs here in Princeton, New Jersey -- and we decided to develop a commercial product. We have a Unity SDK.