Highlights From New York City’s Upcoming VR In The Sky Event


Different markets are catering to these new experiences to varying degrees and New York continues to make significant efforts. One example of the increased exposure in New York City is VR In The Sky, a two-day event focused on the ads, brands, and media communities in the city.

Unity used to create Ghostbusters VR experience

Hypergrid Business

Press release: THE VOID Launches Ghostbusters: Dimension, an Immersive Hyper-Reality Experience Powered by Unity Technologies 3D engine at Madame Tussauds New York New York City, NY & San Francisco, CA—Unity, the largest global development... Briefs VR & AR The Void Unity

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AR+VR Weekly: Facebook AR glasses, 350,000 Snap experiences & NYC’s RLab

AWE Blog

Finally, New York City officially opened a city-funded AR/VR Lab in Brooklyn’s Navy Yard called RLab complete with an accelerator program. New York City RLab launches with accelerator program for AR/VR startups ( Adweek ).

2018 Highlights: Award-winning VR gloves, global customers, and a growing team


A new generation of HaptX Gloves. Weeks later, we traveled to Park City, Utah to debut our HaptX Glove prototype at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. This new industrial-grade system offers the most realistic haptics experience to date.

First Look Inside ‘The Void’ Ghostbusters: Dimensions, Opens July 1st

Road to VR

The Void are one of the first mixed reality experience specialists and their first big experience opens to the public July 1st at Madame Tussauds New York. We’ll be going hands on with the new Ghostbusters experience at the press showing tonight and will report back soon.

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


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.

VR Animator Tyler Hurd on Igniting Your Career with a ‘Just Start’ Mentality


Tyler left a comfortable job at renowned video game studio Double Fine Productions to pursue a career making music videos and short films in New York City, but the grim reality of that path became abundantly clear rather quickly. “My To make a living, Tyler took up commercial character design and animation, working for a handful of advertising firms in the city, but the work left something to be desired.

Making Holograms a Reality Through Volumetric Capture, with Intel's Raj Puran

XR for Business Podcast

Through a collective ecosystem of compute-focused processing, storage, sensing technology, data processing, content creation solutions, and new innovations in the area of wireless VR, AR, 5G, artificial intelligence, volumetric capture, and immersive sports available from Intel. The last time we saw each other was at the Mixed Reality Marketing Summit in New York City, which was a really amazing conference. The RealSense cameras are not new, by any stretch.

Top 26 VR/AR Events, Expos and Conferences to Attend in 2018


There are many VR events, conferences, expos and film festivals worth attending, and we've handpicked the best ones with agenda & venue, as well as social media information attached. Give this a read and pick out your favorite ones to visit!