Interesting articles about VR – week #2

Oculus Rift & HTC Vive Quick Start Guide If (to your surprise) you happened to unwrap a new HTC Vive or Oculus Rift this Christmas, then CONGRATS, and welcome to the future of gaming!oculus rift santa wearing suit with white gloves It wasn’t long ago that geeks and the tech aficionados dreamed of the handheld … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #2

Interesting articles about VR – week #1

Virtual reality takes local seniors on adventures, improves emotional well-being Aging can be a depressing and isolating experience — but lately the mood seems to be shifting for a group of residents at senior living provider Ebenezer Minneapolis. They’ve been off on a series of adventures, floating down the Mississippi River, walking in the Northwoods, roaming around … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #1

Interesting articles about VR – week #52

Snapchat launches augmented reality developer platform Lens Studio Snapchat is finally opening up so outside developers can help it offer infinite augmented reality experiences beyond those it designs in-house. Today, Snap launches the Lens Studio AR developer tool for desktops so anyone can create World Lenses that place interactive, imaginary 3D objects in your photos … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #52

Interesting articles about VR – week #51

Venture into the virtual world of Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One Inside everyone’s head is a toy box. It’s full of pop culture all jumbled together, with heroes, monsters, badass vehicles, and cool-as-hell songs all occupying the same space.  Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One (out March 30) is a lot like that, except the nerve center … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #51

Interesting articles about VR – week #50

Everything you need to know about getting a VR headset Virtual reality is still waiting for its big mainstream break, but VR devices are already on the list of must-have gadgets for serious gamers.  With the number of in-home VR headsets continuing to grow, picking the right one for your favorite gamer can be a … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #50

Interesting articles about VR – week #49

AWS launches Amazon Sumerian to build AR, VR and 3D apps quickly We’d heard months ago that Amazon would be using its Re:Invent AWS event to roll out some a new service related to building in mixed reality — augmented reality and virtual reality. And on the eve of the conference kicking off, it’s done … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #49

Interesting articles about VR – week #48

Virtual reality games will see explosive growth in China Virtual reality games and mobile eSports are expected to see explosive growth in China, according to a report by research firm IDC.  IDC expects China’s VR game industry to see explosive growth by the end of 2017 and market size to approach $11.5 billion USD (RMB80.0 billion) … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #48

Interesting articles about VR – week #47

Learn from the Great: VR Masterclass with 360 Rumors If you're any familiar with the 360/VR community at all, there's one name you cannot have missed: Michael Ty. He's the founder of 360 Rumors, the biggest 360 product review website, where he's published 1,700 news, reviews, and tutorials about 360 cameras and VR. With this … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #47

Interesting articles about VR – week #46

Google built a spatial audio kit for games and VR Immersive audio is particularly important in an era where games are mainstream and virtual reality is quickly catching on, but there isn't a common framework for it. What works on your PC may be useless on your phone. Google wants to fix that: it's launching … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #46

Interesting articles about VR – week #45

"VR's potential is literally infinite" - Oculus Virtual reality, exciting as it may be for enthusiasts, is a technology that has yet to truly take hold with the masses, let alone transform people's daily lives in the way that smartphones have. First, 2016 was supposed to be the "Year of VR." Then, in 2017, we've … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #45