Traveling in Virtual Reality

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With RizortVR you can virtually check out your travel destinations before arriving at check-in. The Rizort VR app works on headsets such as the Oculus Go and Samsung Gear to allow potential guests to virtually explore hotels, resorts and experiences from anywhere in the world Click To Tweet.

My predictions for virtual reality in 2019

The Ghost Howls

Yesterday, I have dressed as a fortune teller and I have given you my predictions for augmented reality in 2019. Now, it is the turn of virtual reality. Let me do some speculations… Virtual Reality in 2018. Oculus Quest and controllers inside a stand.

Exploring the Titanic in Virtual Reality

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The game took over 8,800 working hours to create and boasts the largest animated virtual cast of characters ever based on real people inside a single VR experience Click To Tweet. The post Exploring the Titanic in Virtual Reality appeared first on Tech Trends.

XTAL hands on: an interesting glimpse to Virtual Reality 2.0

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Apart from the splendid Cathedral and the tasty Trdelnik, Prague also features an interesting Virtual Reality startup: VRgineers. Regarding the cost, for instance, Oculus can afford to sell its devices under cost, because it has Facebook’s deep pockets covering the losses.

Distorting Virtual Reality

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To complement the theatrical film release of Distorted on June 22nd, Minds Eye Entertainment and SkyVR have partnered to produce “Distorted Reality,” a scripted, live-action cinematic VR distributed through OneTouchVR on Google Daydream, Oculus Go, Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Rift, and iOs.

China shows its masterplan to lead Virtual Reality in 2025

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We all know that China is a country that is betting big on Virtual Reality. It can also be an opportunity to get to know what each country should try obtaining in the next years for what concerns virtual reality. Me using Space Painter virtual reality experience by Lenqiy.

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IMAX Virtual Reality Coming in Q4 2016

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But Virtual Reality can be better, period. The Starbreeze VR headset, built by ACER, expands on the 100-110 degree FOV from the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift to a full 210-degree field of view. IMAX screens are big, very big.

What is Virtual Reality?

VRCircle

I first had to update to their new version and during the App feature preview noted they have a default Virtual Reality section. Upon installation of the new app, I excitedly selected the Virtual Reality section. However, this is NOT Virtual Reality.

Virtual Reality Peripherals

VRCircle

After years in development and constant reassurances that no, really, it's going to happen , virtual reality is finally becoming a practical reality. Oculus Touch One you should be familiar with if you've heard of Oculus Rift before.

Building New Worlds in Virtual Reality

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AltspaceVR brings out new tools to make it easy for anybody to make and share their own personalized virtual environments. We’re so excited to see the new worlds our users build in reality.”. Virtual spaces for both newbies and creative developers to build custom Worlds.

Watching the BBC Proms in Virtual Reality

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This summer for the first time, the BBC Proms are holding an event in virtual reality. This summer for the first time, the BBC Proms are holding an event in virtual reality Click To Tweet. The post Watching the BBC Proms in Virtual Reality appeared first on Tech Trends.

The Future Of Virtual Reality Is Wireless

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg didn’t say much about Rift at the Oculus Connect 5 developer conference, except to say that a “ new version ” of the Rift would likely be “for experiences that need a PC to push the edge of what’s possible.”.

‘Virtual Virtual Reality’ Developer Teases New Project Backed by Oculus Set for 2019

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Virtual Virtual Reality is a VR gem which launched first on mobile VR headsets and recently came to the Rift. Players seem to agree; Virtual Virtual Reality is rated nearly five stars on every platform on which it’s available.

5 Bizarre Virtual Reality Headsets

VRScout

Whether it be the 90’s or even the 21st century, these virtual reality monstrosities are the definition of ridiculous. Virtual reality is all too familiar with this phenomenon. Here are a few of the strangest virtual reality head-mounted displays we could find.

One of Mobile VR’s Best Games, ‘Virtual Virtual Reality’, Now Available on Rift

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Virtual Virtual Reality is one of mobile VR’s best games to date, and you can now play an enhanced version on the Oculus Rift. As of today, Virtual Virtual Reality is available on the Rift priced at $20 (also available on Oculus Go , Gear VR , and Daydream for $10).

Designing ‘Virtual Virtual Reality’, One of Mobile VR’s Most Immersive Games Yet

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Our game Virtual Virtual Reality is a comedic adventure that is both love letter to VR and playful commentary on the tech industry. Players are welcomed by their manager Chaz to Activitude, a virtual service where humans are tasked with assisting AI clients.

Varjo VR-1 Shows Us Virtual Reality Through High-Res Lenses

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Now in 2019, the company has made it a reality. The main screen of the unit, what Varjo calls the “Context screen,” is the same resolution as the Vive Pro and the upcoming Oculus Quest , 1440×1600 per eye. “You can keep your design process virtual.

Facebook’s future may lie in Virtual Reality

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Ever wondered what Facebook has in store after its acquisition of Oculus Rift in 2014? Last week during the Oculus Connect 3 Conference, Mark Zuckerberg introduced the future of Facebook messaging.

Apple Embraces VR: Every Virtual Reality Announcement From Today’s WWDC Keynote

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At Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference today, the company made a major shift in their embrace of virtual reality with several new VR announcements during the event’s opening keynote. Today marks a major shift in Apple’s public support for virtual reality.

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This Robot Disarms Bombs Through Virtual Reality

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Virtual reality becomes the new worst enemy of bombs. Now, an operator can strap on an Oculus Rift headset and manipulate the 15-pound robot’s arms and graspers through the headset’s Oculus Touch controllers, WIRED reports.

‘Virtual Virtual Reality’ Set to Launch on Vive via Steam Next Month

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Virtual Virtual Reality , a VR gem which first launched on Daydream in 2017 and later on Oculus Go and Rift earlier this year, appears to be on its way to the HTC Vive via Steam.

Making the World a Better Place with Virtual Reality

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SpaceVR will use Virtual Space Tourism to connect us to our planet and to each other, expanding the limits of human consciousness. Located in the heart of San Francisco’s emerging nano-satellite industry, SpaceVR developed the world’s first virtual reality camera satellite Click To Tweet.

Virtual Reality is REAL and no longer just a dream

VRCircle

The Oculus Rift is officially available today. On behalf of all those here, we congratulate Oculus and Palmer Luckey for bringing the dream of VR to the world. Hardware Oculus Oculus Rift Oculus Rift CV1 Virtual Reality Virtual Reality News VR

Spider-Man Comes To Virtual Reality

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Spider-Man: Homecoming VR will be available for free across all major VR platforms, including PlayStation VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, starting June 30, leading up to the July 7 theatrical release of Spider-Man: Homecoming. It’s every fan’s fantasy turned into virtual reality.”.

Virtual Reality Could Revolutionize The Courtroom

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VR technology is now emerging that could enable the CSI investigators to capture and relay a much more immersive and representative picture of crime scenes, using 3D imaging, panoramic videography, robotics and virtual reality.

LooxidVR is a virtual reality headset that can analyze your emotions

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Instead of developing our own standalone headset, we’re developing a compatible VR EEG mask and eye-tracking sensors as an accessory kit for Vive Pro and standalone VR headsets such as Oculus Go and Vive Focus. interviews virtual reality looxidvr

4 Virtual Reality Desktops For Vive and Rift Compared

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But if desktop productivity in VR is your main objective, you’ll want a virtual reality desktop that’s built around that task. Virtual Desktop. Feature Virtual Reality Software

Hulu Adds to Virtual Reality Entertainment

VRCircle

The Hulu service has ordered ten episodes of The Big Picture: News in Virtual Reality , which, from the name itself is obviously going to be a VR news show. The shows are set to arrive in VR this fall, accessible and will be available via the Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift.

Facebook Launches React VR to Let Devs Extend the Web into Virtual Reality

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Oculus writes on its developer blog : Today we’re releasing React VR, a new library that lets developers everywhere build compelling experiences for VR. The post Facebook Launches React VR to Let Devs Extend the Web into Virtual Reality appeared first on Road to VR.

Why we should care about ergonomics in virtual reality

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The latest model by “Virtual Dream” was released a few weeks ago, but I’ve had to wait until the end of the month for payday. I approach the sales assistant manning Virtual Dream’s in-store concession, he sees me coming and greets me with a friendly “Good morning!”.

Work in Virtual Reality and Envelop Your Desktop Around You

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Regular readers of this site will be aware one of my favorite VR utility apps is the Virtual Desktop. The Virtual desktop is not the only game in town. Others include Bigscreen (Beta) and Space (Beta) Envelop is joining the growing list of Virtual Reality desktop applications.

‘Virtual Reality Challenge’ Promises the.

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Virtual Reality Challenge’ Promises the “largest VR-only Game Jam ever” Fellow virtual reality news outlet VRFocus has launched ‘Virtual Reality Challenge’ and has hopes for it to become the largest hackathon of its kind dedicated to virtual reality content.

African Americans in virtual reality

Hypergrid Business

That is even more prevalent within the Virtual Reality community. One of their projects titled NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism transports its viewers to a virtual hair salon and uses neurocosmotology to each about brain optimization and cognitive enhancement.

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Virtual Reality Headset History 2012 To 2018

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Over the last six years consumer VR products evolved considerably, with new capabilities added each year for developers to use in building virtual worlds. 2013: Facebook’s Oculus Rift DK1. 2014: Facebook’s Oculus Rift DK2. 2018: Facebook’s Oculus Santa Cruz Developer Kit.

NextVR Introduces NBA 2017-2018 MVP Highlight Reel in Virtual Reality

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The NextVR app is available on Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Go, Google Daydream, PlayStation VR, and Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headsets. The post NextVR Introduces NBA 2017-2018 MVP Highlight Reel in Virtual Reality appeared first on Road to VR.

Your Virtual Reality Event Guide to Sundance

VRScout

Oculus is privately showing select VR works at the Oculus House ( 201 Heber Ave ). 1:00pm – Your Next Steps in Virtual Reality ( 500 Main St ). The post Your Virtual Reality Event Guide to Sundance appeared first on VRScout.

WEARVR LAUNCHES $10,000 VIRTUAL REALITY REMASTERED COMPETITION

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The WEARVR Remastered Competition sets VR developers the challenge of enhancing, updating and re-engineering their original Oculus DK content to make it contemporary with new releases and fully functional on the latest headsets, including the Oculus Rift CV1.

2016 CES - Gaming and Virtual Reality Almost Doubles

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According to the CEA who own and produce CES, Gaming and Virtual Reality has grown by 77% over the 2015 event. Key exhibitors within this space include: Oculus VR, Virtuix, Sphero and more.

Bigscreen Brings Your Desktop Into Virtual Reality

VRCircle

With the help of Virtual Reality of course. Bigscreen allows you to project your regular desktop into your Oculus Rift or HTC Vive in any number of customizable ways. Others include The Virtual Desktop and Envelop which adds an AR spin to the experience.

A Brief History of Virtual Reality at CES

Road to VR

Virtual reality has figured prominently at the event in recent years of course, quickly rising to become one of the shows hottest technologies. CES 2013 however gave us the first glimpse of Oculus VR operating as a company. Oculus’ Pre-DK1 Prototype, shown at CES 2013.

Virtual Desktop Brings Your PC Into Virtual Reality

VRCircle

Since VRCircle is a Virtual Reality site, then obviously Virtual Desktop is something different. The virtual desktop brings you from 2D computer interaction into 3D interaction. Unlike back in 2014, I wrote this entire article while in Virtual Reality.

Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Tonight Show’ Debuts Virtual Reality Pictionary Segment with ‘Tilt Brush’

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NBC’s popular late night talk show The Tonight Show with host Jimmy Fallon has debuted a new segment called Virtual Reality Pictionary which uses the HTC Vive and Google’s Tilt Brush VR paint app.

Paraplegics Learn To Walk Again With Help From Virtual Reality

VRCircle

Virtual Reality is in the press for Games, Demos, and VR movies. Augmented Reality Full-Dive VR Hardware Oculus Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Virtual Reality News VR VR NewsHowever, there are many more potential applications of VR.