Interesting articles about VR – week #33

'Once You See the Images, You Understand.' Japanese Students Recreated Hiroshima Bombing in Virtual Reality It’s a sunny summer morning in the city of Hiroshima, Japan. Cicadas chirp in the trees. A lone plane flies high overhead. Then a flash of light, followed by a loud blast. Buildings are flattened and smoke rises from crackling … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #33

Interesting articles about VR – week #32

Encounter Your Favorite Dinosaurs in Jurassic World VR Expedition Available now at more than 100 Dave and Buster’s locations nationwide, they’re looking to take those who dare on a safari of a lifetime with Jurassic World VR Expedition, their latest and greatest gaming experience. But Dave and Buster’s is not only giving you a chance … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #32

Interesting articles about VR – week #31

Virtual Reality in Entertainment What is Virtual Reality? It’s a new world created by a lots of people around the world right now. Designers, developers, artists, editors in every part of the planet create new amazing VR products every day. Virtual reality appeared in science, medicine, education, tourism. Although, arguably, the largest industry it has … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #31

Interesting articles about VR – week #30

Let's Compare & Contrast What Magic Leap Once Promised With What Magic Leap Is Actually Offering With Its Launch This Year Maybe it's just me, but I'm somewhat detecting a fairly large gap between hype and reality? Which might not be fair to point out. Except for, you know, that $2.3 billion dollars and that … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #30

Interesting articles about VR – week #29

ProBeat: HTC should kill its phones and focus on VR Let’s talk about HTC. The struggling Taiwanese consumer electronics company announced more layoffs this week: 1,500 jobs, or around 25 percent of its workforce. This has been long overdue, but I’ll say it again: HTC should stop making phones. HTC should focus on VR. Most … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #29

Interesting articles about VR – week #28

Painting with the Full Palette of VR Tools We commonly hear that Virtual Reality is a mixture of gaming, animation, video, and installation art. These mediums all offer different strengths to the palette of VR tools, from interactivity to photorealism. Watch Oculus Detail Its Varifocal Half-Dome VR Prototype Here Last month, we reported on a talk … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #28

Interesting articles about VR – week #27

Editorial: Google’s Long-Term Strategy Could Dominate VR/AR Confidence is a prerequisite to enjoy VR’s magic. There are so many things that can go wrong wearing a VR headset and most of us know this before the goggles come down over our eyes. “Discomfort” doesn’t quite encapsulate the risk of wearing something that blocks your view … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #27