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

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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.

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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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.

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.

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.”.

Learning to DJ with Virtual Reality

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Tribe’s VR DJ school – now available on Oculus – does this by allowing anyone to learn to DJ and mix music using a virtual deck which mimics the setup used in nightclubs around the world. Wannabe DJs learn controls and techniques from virtual DJ mentors, and mix sets. “It’s

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.

‘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.

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.

5 Bizarre Virtual Reality Headsets

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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.

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

‘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.

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.

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.

What is Virtual Reality?

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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.

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.

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 Reality Peripherals

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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.

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.”.

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

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!”.

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.

The Sublime Virtual Virtual Reality Finally Comes To Oculus Rift

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Tender Claws’ surreal VR adventure, Virtual Virtual Reality, got a surprise launch on the Oculus Rift this week for $19.99. In the game you travel through various virtual worlds in the service of an AI overlord named Activitude. The Rift version also adds support for the Oculus Touch controllers. Experiences Gaming Virtual Virtual Reality

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.

‘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.

Community Download: What Does Oculus Touch Mean for Virtual Reality?

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Two days until Oculus begins delivering its Touch controllers to ravenous fans around the world, that is, if you haven’t gotten yours already by accident. These controllers will be enabling new games, new experiences, and an entirely new way to enjoy VR for Oculus Rift users. And so, our question to you on the precipice of launch day is this: what does Oculus Touch mean for the VR industry as a whole? Discussion community download discussion oculus oculus touch touch

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.

Your Virtual Reality Event Guide to Sundance

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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.

The 2016 Virtual Reality Headset Shopping Guide

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Buying a virtual reality headset in 2016 is difficult, especially if you haven’t gotten hands-on time with the various systems. Unfortunately, if someone on your list has expressed interest in virtual reality, it is unlikely these kinds of headsets are going to blow them away. Here’s our guide to picking the right virtual reality headset this holiday. So all in all a full virtual reality system from Sony costs around $800.

This Week’s Best Virtual Reality Art Projects – 12/09/16

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We worked with Sketchfab to compile the best virtual reality artistic creations available through its hosting service, and this week’s entries showcase the incredible sketchbook quality of Quill as well as the unbelievable 3D effects of Tilt Brush , Oculus Medium and Gravity Sketch.

Baobab Studios talks about the development of “Crow: The Legend”, a movie that deserves to be watched in virtual reality

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The movie has been released both in traditional 2D format and as a Virtual Reality experience. It is the first time that I watch the same movie in 2D and in VR and thanks to it I’ve been able to confirm how Virtual Reality is a powerful storytelling medium.

A Brief History of Virtual Reality at CES

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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 Reality Shopping Guide: 2017 Edition

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At the end of 2017 there are virtual reality headsets available powered by technology from some of the world’s largest tech companies, including Microsoft, Facebook, Sony, and Google. Unlike the failed 3D TVs of just a few years ago, these VR headsets convince your eyes and ears that you’re actually seeing and hearing a fantastic virtual world all around you. With Move controllers you can have your hands interact with the virtual environment too.

The Excellent Virtual-Virtual Reality Hits Vive This Week

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By the end of the week there will be one more place for you to experience Tender Claws’ brilliant Virtual-Virtual Reality. The surrealist story game will be arriving on Steam with full HTC Vive support (along with pre-existing Oculus Rift support) on Friday, September 7th. A final price hasn’t been revealed but we’d expect it to cost $19.99, seeing as that’s what it costs on Rift over on Oculus Home.

OC4: Pixar Headed Into Virtual Reality With Coco VR

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Pixar’s first foray into the world of virtual reality — Coco VR — was announced today during the Oculus Connect 4 keynote. Coco VR will be available on Oculus Rift November 15, 2017, and the following week on November 22 for Gear VR.

A crazy night at the discotheque with the virtual reality app Beat Reality

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I’ve spent the last Saturday night in a real discotheque in Milan to make people try our virtual reality experience Beat Reality and I really had tons of fun. They also helped us in finding a girl that could help us in approaching people and making them try 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.

VR Experiences to Introduce Your Family to Virtual Reality Over Thanksgiving

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Oculus Video. Oculus Video : Load up a movie and toss your Uncle Ted in for his own private cinema. Space Pirate Trainer (2016) Oculus and SteamVR : Han Solo doesn’t have anything on your Auntie Rachel.

Oculus Connect 3 Schedule Posted, to Be Streamed in Virtual Reality via NextVR

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With the Oculus Connect 2016 developer conference just around the corner, the company has finally posted the full schedule of sessions and confirmed that the conference will be livestreamed in VR thanks to NextVR. Rounding out Oculus Connect will be a closing keynote from CTO John Carmack.

Why Virtual-Virtual Reality Remains A VR Experience You Must Play

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It’s a secret shame of mine that we’ve never done a proper review of Tender Claws’ Virtual-Virtual Reality (VVR). But, with the recent release on Oculus Rift, I can at least right that wrong a little and tell you why you need to play VVR.