United Kingdom and South Africa Teams of EON Reality Demonstrated the Benefits of the AVR Platform During UNIDO General Conference

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Lucett Ramokgopa, Business Development Director, EON Reality Tshwane, interviewed by United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) at the UNIDO General Conference 2017.

British Invasion: Google Bringing VR to UK Youth

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Google is expanding its VR empire to the United Kingdom’s education system. Featured VR Industry and Technology Google United KingdomAccording to the UK Sun publication, Google plans to unleash. The post British Invasion: Google Bringing VR to UK Youth appeared first on VRJournal.

VR experience recreates world’s first major photography exhibition

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The National Science and Media Museum in the United Kingdom has opened a new exhibition that combines old technology with virtual reality. Augmented Reality (AR) News Virtual Reality (VR) VR World birmingham immersive vr invention Mat Collishaw national science and media museum Photography thresholds United Kingdom virtual reality VR william henry fox talbot

Microsoft Hololens Available in More Countries

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Starting on October 12, Microsoft added availability to the following countries: Australia, Ireland, France, Germany, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. Microsoft Hololens (Developer version) has been available in the US and Canada since March for $3,000.

UK's Largest Children's Hospital Is Adopting HoloLens to Assist Surgeons

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Now, the largest children's hospital in the United Kingdom is also ready to deploy the technology. In recent years, medical professionals have demonstrated how the HoloLens can assist in surgeries, ranging from collarbone repairs to spinal surgeries to cosmetic procedures.

The AR Drone That Can Help Save Lives

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Drones have been getting a really bad rep of late, specially in the United Kingdom, after rogue operators managed to shut down operations at both Gatwick and Heathrow airports Click To Tweet.

AR Drone Technology That Can Help Save Lives

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First responders will be able to use drones equipped with augmented reality technology to better deal with emergency situations. .

Oculus Quest Preorders Accidentally Went Live On Amazon UK, 128GB Model Is £499

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ORIGINAL ARTICLE BEFORE UPDATE: Live in the United Kingdom and wanting to get an Oculus Quest? UPDATE: Facebook told us that Amazon launched preorders accidentally. Preorders for Oculus Quest have not begun. The Amazon listing has now been taken down. However, Facebook told us the £499 (US $499) pricing for the 128GB model is correct. Preorders for the 128GB model just went live on Amazon UK.

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‘Bigscreen’ Free Screenings of ‘Stargate Origins’ Start Today, Check Showtimes Here

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Showings of Stargate Origin are free, although only users in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, Australia, and New Zealand will be able to join in – no doubt an issue with licensing.

Oculus Hosts Halloween Pumpkin-carving Contest in ‘Oculus Medium’

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7) Must be 18 year or older, must be in located in United States, United Kingdom, Canada (excluding Quebec), France, Germany, Netherlands, Poland or Japan.

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Making Noise in VR

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It’s also being shown at a number of libraries and literary events across the United Kingdom. New BBC Virtual Reality experience invites you to find your voice and make a difference by walking a mile in the shoes of the suffragettes.

New VR Exhibits On Show At The Shard In London

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The tallest building in the United Kingdom, The Shard, now offers a VR experience on its viewing platform.

Google Daydream View Arrives Next Week, Launch Window Line-Up Revealed

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United States: Verizon, Best Buy; $79 (USD). United Kingdom: EE, Carphone Warehouse; £69 (GBP). No more guessing games and waiting around: Google has revealed the official launch date for its Daydream View headset, and it’s coming very soon.

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Voice-Activated BBC VR Experience Puts You In The Shoes Of A Suffragette

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The experience is available free download for the Oculus Go and is also being shown at a number of libraries and literary events across the United Kingdom. Make some noise in a VR experience inspired by histories greatest women’s rights activists.

Microsoft to Expand HoloLens Availability to 29 More European Markets in December

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HoloLens is currently only officially available in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Bigscreen To Host Stargate Origins Screenings In VR This Week

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The streams will be available to viewers in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, Australia, and New Zealand.

Microsoft Opens Up HoloLens Pre-orders In 6 Countries

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Development efforts are about to get a major adrenaline shot in the arm also, with Microsoft today expanding distribution globally to Australia, France, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

VR App Helps Nervous Children Prepare For MRI Scan

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Jonathan, Ashmore, an MRI physicist with the United Kingdom’s National Health Service, is all too familiar with the fears children have towards the life-saving, but intimidating, medical device. Because who doesn’t love being strapped inside a noisy, confined space for over an hour?

Major European ‘VR Days’ Conference Kicks Off In Amsterdam

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The United States, China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan have been hogging most of the spotlight, but The United Kingdom, Germany, and the Netherlands are becoming more attention-worthy by the day.

‘Ready Player One’ Set Photos Reveal Oasis Ad and VR Headset

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The movie has begun production and will be filmed in both the United States and the United Kingdom. While we’re still over a year away from the Steven Spielberg directed adaptation of Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One , production is already underway in London.

Google’s Daydream View Headset is Out Nov 10th, Software Line Up Detailed

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United States : Verizon, Best Buy; $79 (USD). United Kingdom : EE, Carphone Warehouse; £69 (GBP).

Send HTC Your Idea for a Vive Accessory and Win a Free HTC Vive

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The Vive’s Lighthouse tracking system is an impressive piece of tech, considering it boasts sub-millimeter, 3D room-scale positional tracking for a VR headset and hand controllers using lasers.

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Sundance New Frontier Announces 2019 Line-Up

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Aquarela / United Kingdom, Germany (Director: Victor Kossakovsky, Screenwriters: Victor Kossakovsky, Aimara Reques, Producers: Aimara Reques, Heino Deckert, Sigrid Dyekjær) — A cinematic journey through the transformative beauty and raw power of water.

Dreamscape Immersive Secures $20M AMC-Led Series B For Movie Theater VR

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The deal also includes a large partnership with AMC to bring their full-body capture technology for multiple simultaneous users to various theaters across both the United States and United Kingdom starting with up to six locations over the next year and a half. Today VR startup Dreamscape Immersive announced via TechCrunch that they’d secured a Series B funding round of $20 million, led by AMC.

Try Google’s Daydream View VR Headset at their NY Pop-Up Shop

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It will be available November 10th on the Google Store and at retailers across five countries: United States: Verizon, Best Buy; $79 (USD). United Kingdom: EE, Carphone Warehouse; £69 (GBP). Google’s Daydream View VR headset comes to stores November 10th.

Oculus Rift US Pricing vs. Rest Of The World

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Currently the Rift is available in the US and the following European countries: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. Now that the price has been announced for the Oculus Rift.

Europe’s VR Sector Has Grown To Nearly 487 Companies

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The VR industry continues to grow, and next to the United Kingdom and France, Sweden has now caught up in terms of the number of high-performing startups across the VR industry,” said Leen Segers, cofounder and CEO of LucidWeb. Europe’s virtual reality economy continues to expand at a remarkable pace despite some overall skepticism about the technology, according to the second European Virtual Reality landscape released by The Venture Reality Fund and Belgium’s LucidWeb.

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You Can Now Pilot a Gravity Flight Suit in VR

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miles per hour, over a lake in Reading, United Kingdom. 360° video experience puts you in a body-controlled jet engine-powered suit.

Oculus & ESL Return For VR League: Season Two

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Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and United Kingdom. Five new titles, generous prizes, and a more flexible tournament system could take VR eSports to new heights.

FOVE Launches Pre-Orders For Eye-Tracking VR Headset FOVE 0, Starting at $549

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It’s been a long road for FOVE , the creators of the eye-tracking VR headset that hit Kickstarter last summer, but today the company launches pre-orders for their first commercially available product, the FOVE 0.

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St. Giles Hotels Giving Gear 360 Cameras To Guests for Campaign

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With hotels located in major cities in the United Kingdom, United States, Malaysia, Philippines, and Australia, the St. This hotel is giving guests 360-degree cameras to shoot its VR marketing campaign.

Watching the BBC Proms in Virtual Reality

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The experience conveys the atmosphere of hallways across the United Kingdom during that time, when families and friends waited quietly for news while violence raged in the trenches. The world’s biggest classical music festival is embracing Immersive Technology.

‘Pokemon GO’ is Now Back to the Top of the iPhone Grossing Charts

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Pokémon Go is once again the top-grossing iPhone game in the United States, according to data from Sensor Tower and App Annie. In addition to the United States, Pokémon Go is still making more revenue than any other iPhone app in 15 other countries.

You Can Now Watch The BBC Proms Music Festival In VR

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The experience conveys the atmosphere of hallways across the United Kingdom during that time, when families and friends patiently waited for any news from loved ones while violence raged in the trenches. The world’s largest classical music festival is embraces virtual reality.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

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At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

The World’s Largest WebXR Hackathon Returns Next Week

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We received 34 concepts by teams from across 13 countries, including the United States, the Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Japan, Finland, France, Spain, Russia, India, Belgium, and the Netherlands.

Eminem, Volumetric VR And More Lead Sundance’s 2019 New Frontier Line-Up

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Aquarela / United Kingdom, Germany (Director: Victor Kossakovsky, Screenwriters: Victor Kossakovsky, Aimara Reques, Producers: Aimara Reques, Heino Deckert, Sigrid Dyekjær) — A cinematic journey through the transformative beauty and raw power of water. Sweet Dreams / United Kingdom (Lead Artists: Robin McNicholas, Ersin Han Ersin, Barnaby Steel, Nell Whitley, Key Collaborator: Simon Wroe) — An invitation to the meal of your dreams.