Interesting articles about VR – week #37

Virtual Reality Helps Amputees Feel Their Prosthetics In a groundbreaking study that could change the lives of millions of people living with amputations, scientists at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) developed a way to use virtual reality and “artificial tactile sensations” to trick the brain into feeling a prosthetic like a biological part of … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #37

Interesting articles about VR – week #36

How next-gen motion capture will supercharge VR arcades You might know motion capture as the tech that transformed Andy Serkis into Gollum, but now it can transform everyday people into animated avatars in virtual worlds, and all in real-time. Motion capture—which uses body sensors, ultra-precise cameras, and modeling software to create 3D animations from real-life … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #36

Interesting articles about VR – week #35

Virtual reality comes to the Proms for the first time in WW1 'immersive experience' The event, which involves VR headsets offering a 360-degree immersive video experience, will take place next to the traditional home of the Proms, the Royal Albert Hall, at Beit Hall on August 21.  Getting hands dirty in Virtual Reality : Developing an Unreal Engine 4 Plugin … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #35

Interesting articles about VR – week #34

Philip Rosedale talks about VR’s second life with High Fidelity and blockchain From launching Second Life in 2003 to his new project High Fidelity, Philip Rosedale has always had one clear vision of the future of virtual reality – total immersion in new sights, scenes, and events.  So, taking the learning from Second Life’s success … Continue reading Interesting articles about VR – week #34

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