1,350 Student VR Education Study Measures Attitudes, Interest in VR Learning & Building

Road to VR

The majority of the schools in the study were in the United States and Canada. Links for both the in depth study as well as the summary are available there. This was a very intriguing study, and we look forward to seeing their results in the future.

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Research Study Suggests VR Can Have A Huge Impact In The Classroom

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” This is the closing line of a new research study currently making its way out of China. Ltd and Beijing iBokan Wisdom Mobile Internet Technology Training Institution, the study takes a detailed look at the different ways virtual reality can make public education more effective. Even though this study centers around Chinese education systems, the problems it hopes to address are global. The full study can be downloaded for free.

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VR Video Study Finds Netflix, Hulu Preferred Over 360 Apps And More

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Tagged with: 360 video , fishbowl vr , netflix , study , VR. 360 Video 360 video fishbowl vr netflix study VRA lot of companies would have you believe 360 degree video is the future of storytelling.

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Small Study Suggests More Investigation Needed Into VR’s Effect On Kids

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After seeing that I reached out the researchers who conducted the original study and looked through a 40-page report I was provided explaining their methodology, which involved only 20 children. “We were unsure of the effects of VR and saw this study as preliminary, with a view to expanding once results were known.” ” The small study performed three tests before and after kids aged 8-12 spent 20 minutes wearing a VR headset. VR study

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Best of TAB 2017 part 1: the top case studies

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Over the next four days we will share the top white papers, case studies, RIM guides and blog posts. The post Best of TAB 2017 part 1: the top case studies appeared first on TAB Records Management Blog | TAB OnRecord.

Disney Research Shows How VR Can Be Used to Study Human Perception

Road to VR

With the experience being simulated in virtual reality, the researchers are free to easily modify it—in ways largely impossible in real life—as they see fit to study different aspects of the perception and action of catching a thrown object.

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Is Body Image from Perception or Attitude? – Studying Anorexia with VR Self-avatars

Road to VR

Betty Mohler has been using VR technologies to study whether body representation is more perceptual or conceptual. Studying Anorexia with VR Self-avatars appeared first on Road to VR.

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VRvisu Lets Doctors Study Patient’s Tumors In VR

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It’s VR to the rescue yet again, as a new app built by a University of North Florida student could dramatically improve cancer treatment. VRvisu was created by Jason Smith, who also works as an assistant professor at the university. Using MRI scans, the app recreates a patient’s tumor inside VR at an accurate scale. The doctor is then able to pull on a headset and inspect the tumor in detail, with relevant information appearing in breakout boxes within the virtual space.

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Study Shows VR Sim Sickness Could be Combated by Reducing FOV During Movement

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If Sony’s showing at E3 this week is The post Study Shows VR Sim Sickness Could be Combated by Reducing FOV During Movement appeared first on UploadVR.

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Can VR Really Make You More Empathetic?Until recently, studying.

AllThingsVR

Until recently, studying VR was considered too far-out for academia. In one study from Bailenson’s lab, undergraduate students looked into a virtual mirror and saw their own faces, aged to 70, staring back. Can VR Really Make You More Empathetic?

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Study shows VR programming skill is at the top of employer wish-lists via @TheNextWeb.

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Study shows VR programming skill is at the top of employer wish-lists via @TheNextWeb [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) August 6, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

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VRvisu Lets Doctors Study Patient’s Tumors In VR via @UploadVR [link]

AllThingsVR

VRvisu Lets Doctors Study Patient’s Tumors In VR via @UploadVR [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) August 5, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

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Using Google Earth VR to Study Awe – Towards a Virtual Overview Effect via @RtoVR.

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Using Google Earth VR to Study Awe – Towards a Virtual Overview Effect via @RtoVR [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) July 28, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

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VR can improve your kid’s eyesight: study via @FastCompany [link]

AllThingsVR

VR can improve your kid’s eyesight: study via @FastCompany [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) July 19, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

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Study shows VR Could Improve Eyesight in Children

VRWorld

China is spearheading the research on health, and one such study caught our attention as estimates show that over a million VR headsets are being shipped each month (in China alone). Study Results. The post Study shows VR Could Improve Eyesight in Children appeared first on VR World.

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A Study Claims To Power Wearable Devices Through Body Heat

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According to a report , the study’s co-author Daryoosh Vashaee gave a statement saying that “Previous approaches either made use of heat sinks – which are heavy, stiff and bulky – or were able to generate only one microwatt or less of power per centimeter squared (µW/cm2).” Total: 6 Average: 5/5] You must sign to vote The post A Study Claims To Power Wearable Devices Through Body Heat appeared first on Infinityleap - Technology stops for no one.

Streaming Video Alliance Rolls Out New VR ‘Study Group’

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The post Streaming Video Alliance Rolls Out New VR ‘Study Group’ appeared first on VRJournal. On Thursday, The Streaming Video Alliance — a global industry forum comprised of leading companies from the online video ecosystem — is. VR Industry and Technology The Streaming Video Alliance

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CFC Media Lab, OMERS Ventures Launching VR Ecosystem Study

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The post CFC Media Lab, OMERS Ventures Launching VR Ecosystem Study appeared first on VRJournal. Earlier this week at the Augmented World Expo (AWE) in Santa Clara, California, the Canadian Film Centre’s Media Lab (CFC Media Lab). Featured VR Industry and Technology Pulse on VR

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New Study Explores Relationship Between Middle School Students’ Cognitive Development and Virtual Reality

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Health Study: Student scores showed significant improvements in understanding of pulmonary circulation to and from the heart, as well as blood circulation. The post New Study Explores Relationship Between Middle School Students’ Cognitive Development and Virtual Reality appeared first on VRJournal. Health VR Industry and Technology Cognitive Development health Virtual reality zSpace

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Study: Consumers Who Try a VR Headset Are Likely to Buy One

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The post Study: Consumers Who Try a VR Headset Are Likely to Buy One appeared first on VRJournal. Seeing is believing when it comes to virtual reality. That’s according to a new report from Parks Associates. A new market snapshot. Featured VR Industry and Technology VR Headset

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Is Virtual Reality What I Want to Do for Future: Study VR for an Exciting Future

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Are you a student, young adult, or even in your late 40’s who are wondering if virtual reality is something you want to do for your career or for your future? Are you wondering what exactly is virtual reality? You have came to the right place.

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Niantic Partners with City Governments to Turn Pokémon GO into a Tool for Community Engagement

Next Reality AR

A new study published by American University demonstrates how Pokémon GO and other augmented reality games can help city governments bring communities closer together. Niantic and the Knight Foundation jointly funded the study and the programs.

4-D goggles let virtual objects “touch” users

VRWorld

The creation is based on the neuroscience team’s new study that maps the regions of the brain dedicated to multisensory integration. Space and Science Virtual Reality (VR) VR World Wearables 4D goggles fmri multisensory integration neuroscience research study San Diego San Diego State University synchrony UC San Diego virtual reality VR vr goggles vr simulation

Top 8 First-Person POV VR/360 Experiences

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Case StudiesOne of the biggest advantages virtual reality boasts is how it transports you to vicarious experiences while preserving as much immersion and realness as possible, through POV (point of view, in this context specifically refers to first-person perspective) experiences. These experience could be viable in real life such as skydiving and windsuit racing, or only achievable through CGI, like parkouring in an animated realm or boarding a psychedelic trip.

VR Minecraft – But Not As You Know It

Tech Trends VR

But as a pet owner the most fascinating experience they showed off was EasyAnatomy, an award-winning 3D canine anatomy study & reference app with Apple ARKit Augmented Reality functionality.

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Top 6 First-Person 360 Experiences

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Case StudiesDeStefano Dream. DeStefano Dream is a compilation of psychedelic art created by VeeR's top content producers, including QG3D , J-Walt , TAS , Schizo and Vinyl Williams. By VeeR VR Downtown Ziplining in Montréal. By VR2GO Aerobatic Jet Flight. By kind360. Teleport Me. By Adrift Pictures. The Drop. By inside360. Mont Blanc Region Paragliding. By Project360.

Top 8 First-Person 360 Experiences

VeeR VR

Case StudiesOne of the biggest advantages virtual reality boasts is how it transports you to vicarious experiences while preserving as much immersion and realness as possible. These experience could be viable in real life such as skydiving and windsuit racing, or only achievable through CGI, like parkouring in an animated realm or boarding a psychedelic trip. We've selected the following first-person point of view VR videos for you to enjoy, and live a wildly different life from yours.

ISS Astronaut Uses Oculus Rift in Experiment to Understand How Space Effects Hand-eye Coordination

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German ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst is participating in a study aboard the International Space Station (ISS) that’s designed to give Earth-bound researchers a better understanding of how sight, sound, and gravity effect hand-eye coordination.

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What is the right age to let kids play in VR? The debate continues…

The Ghost Howls

Our recent studies showed that advanced VR devices like the Vive actually produce about half as much eye strain as looking at phones or tablets (phone based VR solutions did not produce similar results). But it is another study that says that we should care about the usage of VR by children.

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HTC R&D department shows that VR can already benefit various sectors of our lives

The Ghost Howls

It has been very interesting to see that in China there are lots of practical studies to verify if Virtual Reality can really be useful in various sectors. And these studies seems to confirm with quantitative data that virtual reality can actually benefit various sectors.

Report: Kids and VR

Tech Trends VR

In a 2009 study, Bailenson found that when elementary-aged school children saw themselves swimming with orca whales in a virtual environment, many later recalled the experience as real.

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LG Develops AI-based Tech to Reduce Latency & Motion Blur in VR Displays

Road to VR

How Mixed Reality Will Bring Us Industry 4.0

Tech Trends VR

Microsoft in particular has secured an enviable position in the Mixed Reality enterprise space, mainly due to a consistent strategy that recognized this wasn’t a consumer-ready product yet, but instead focused on building partnerships and solid case studies for building industry 4.0

Horror VR Experiences Can Have Psychological Effects On Users

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If you talk specifically about scientists, they are trying to study and understand the effects of virtual reality technology on a person’s mind.

Microsoft Shows New Research in Haptics With ‘CLAW’ VR Controller Prototype

Road to VR

Microsoft researchers carried out two user studies, detailed in the full research paper.

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Gaining Behavioural Insight with Eye-Tracking VR Tech

Tech Trends VR

The tool integrates into Unity environments and allows eye-tracking studies to be conducted within 3D virtual reality environments. Companies can now track where a users’ gaze wanders and use that data to design fine-tuned experiences.

How VR and AI Will Supercharge Learning

Tech Trends VR

One study demonstrated that immersive VR provides better learning of physical movements than a two-dimensional video, and researchers from the University of Chicago found that simple gesturing in elementary students could potentially change and improve their knowledge.

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Researchers Using VR to Minimize the Fear of Death

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A new study finds that creating out-of-body sensations in VR can help change your attitude towards death. The study is still in a stage of infancy as new findings continue to roll in. Slater has already expressed interest in studying long term effects of these VR “treatments” as well.

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Experiencing the #RoyalWedding in Augmented Reality

Tech Trends VR

Zappar’s recent report with global media agency, Mindshare, Layered which studies consumer’s attitudes towards AR, found that 55% of consumers have a preference for objects that hold additional information when connected to a mobile device, rising to 74% amongst those who have already experienced AR.

Expert View: 3 ways VR is transforming Learning & Development

Tech Trends VR

It is mere common sense, for example, that subjects like anatomy or cosmology are more easily studied by interacting with 3D models than by deciphering 2D sketches. . . Immersive tech and training go back 50 years, but how has that relationship changed?

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