Exploring Virtual Reality in Dubai


The sheer drop is horrendously realistic, specially given the fact you’ve been looking at the real thing out the windows before entering that virtual environment. The post Exploring Virtual Reality in Dubai appeared first on VRScout.

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.

5 Bizarre Virtual Reality Headsets


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.

Kim Jong Un Visits China: Tries Virtual Reality


Kim Jong Un experiences new realities outside North Korea. And if any Chinese technological advancement would be on display that Kim Jong Un would be eager to experience for himself—that would be virtual reality.

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Spider-Man Comes To Virtual Reality


– and swing through the air in a faceoff with The Vulture,” said Jake Zim, Senior Vice President, Virtual Reality at Sony Pictures in a statement. “It’s It’s every fan’s fantasy turned into virtual reality.”.

Art, Fear, and Virtual Reality


So tonight we’re teaming up with some of our most creative friends in LA to celebrate art, fear, and virtual reality at the VRScout Haunted Mansion. The post Art, Fear, and Virtual Reality appeared first on VRScout. It’s scary to put yourself out there.

Virtual Reality Headset History 2012 To 2018


Over the last six years consumer VR products evolved considerably, with new capabilities added each year for developers to use in building virtual worlds.

U.S. Olympic Athletes Are Using Virtual Reality to Train for Events

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SeaWorld Shifts Entertainment To Virtual Reality Coaster


Virtual reality of course. SeaWorld Orlando will be introducing Central Florida’s first virtual-reality roller coaster next summer, retrofitting their existing Kraken coaster with VR headsets that will have you traveling deep into the sea with mythical and prehistoric creatures.

IMAX Virtual Reality Coming in Q4 2016


But Virtual Reality can be better, period. The studio is currently working on John Wick VR with Lionsgate and Wevr and has already been demoing a Walking Dead experience which involves players sitting in a virtual wheelchair wielding a shotgun like controller.

HBO’s Westworld Makes Virtual Reality Debut


You may never come back from this virtual ride. Virtual reality was the first thing that came to mind after seeing the mysterious trailer for HBO’s Westworld back in June. A virtual host explains there are “no rules” in Westworld and proceeds to hand you a gun.

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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Your Virtual Reality Event Guide to Sundance


1:00pm – Your Next Steps in Virtual Reality ( 500 Main St ). The post Your Virtual Reality Event Guide to Sundance appeared first on VRScout. 2017 Sundance Film Festival kicks of this week and it won’t be without VR.

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

NSA Spies via Virtual Reality?


Mr. Taylor says that NSA has been communicating with him since 2006, and alleges that NSA personnel has threatened to kill him, insulted him, made racial remarks to him, and engaged in various nonconsensual sex acts with him via Virtual Reality.

What is Virtual Reality?


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


After years in development and constant reassurances that no, really, it's going to happen , virtual reality is finally becoming a practical reality. You can use it with all three of the major virtual reality headsets, and mobile VR support is coming soon.

Global Virtual Reality Industry to Reach $7.2 Billion in Revenues in 2017

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In a new Virtual Reality Industry Report, Greenlight Insights forecasts modest VR industry growth in the short term, growing into a major global content marketplace by 2021. What’s Inside the Virtual Reality Industry Report: Spring 2017.

‘President of Virtual Reality’ Plans to Create 300,000 VR Jobs


According to multiple market analysts , the virtual reality industry will grow into a business worth hundreds of billions of dollars by 2020, and we’ve already seen a massive uptick in VR developer jobs in recent years.

‘Tron’ Star Jeff Bridges Thinks ‘Tron 3’ Should be the “first virtual reality movie”

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Speaking on an Entertainment Weekly radio show to be aired on August 15th, actor Jeff Bridges, star of Tron (1982) and sequel Tron: Legacy (2010) , suggested that a third Tron feature should be “the first virtual reality movie.”

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

Welcome to Virtual Reality Ad Units


The “cubemercial” ad places you within a giant virtual room—hence, the “cube” name—with content featured on each of its walls. The post Welcome to Virtual Reality Ad Units appeared first on VRScout. USA Today launches branded VR news show with a 360° video ad.

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

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‘Virtual Reality Challenge’ Promises the.


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.

How Virtual Reality Can Assist the Elderly


Among the many new technologies on the market, virtual reality offers plenty of possibilities for exploration as it can be used in different industries including senior care. They can either be connected directly to the wearable or wirelessly to render virtual reality images.

Virtual Reality and Production Ergonomics


The big automobile manufacturers have been using Augmented and Virtual Reality to both design cars and sell them in dealerships; but there is a step in between design and sales where AR/VR can be employed and that is production.

MARKET REALITY: Augmented & Virtual Reality Represent.


MARKET REALITY: Augmented & Virtual Reality Represent Leading Growth Segment in Entertainment & Media A report by PwC highlights that immersive experiences in augmented and virtual reality represent the fastest growing segment of the entertainment and media industry over the next six years.

Wake Up in Virtual Reality


Black Cell is a small independent team from Austria, venturing into the new and exciting world of Virtual Reality and decided that shooting someone is perhaps overdone. Demo HTC HTC Vive Steam SteamVR Virtual Reality Virtual Reality News VR VR Games VR News

Forget online dating, Virtual Reality Dating is the new thing


Why not try Virtual Reality dating? Playstation VR PS4 Pro PSVR Video Virtual Reality Virtual Reality News VR VR Games VR MoviesWith the likes of Match, Tinder, and the various dating sites out there, dating is big business.

Google Earth Lets You Explore the Planet in Virtual Reality


Thanks to virtual reality, that same sense of awareness and connection is available to all of us. The post Google Earth Lets You Explore the Planet in Virtual Reality appeared first on VRScout. Google Earth is now available for the HTC Vive.

Virtual Reality Is Art in the Sixth Dimension


While of course virtual reality is enabled by emerging science and technology, those who build environments, develop scenarios for VR apps, and write narratives for augmented reality, augmented virtuality, and virtual reality properties are properly deemed artists.

The dynamic nature of virtual reality art featuring Radiance VR

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What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It Can Do


This, many experts argue, is the stage we’re currently at with virtual reality. Several – often rather bizarre – experiments in the book describe how experiencing a simulated virtual scenario first-hand can result in instant and lasting changes in behavior.