VR Challenger League -The World’s First VR esports League
Sep19

VR Challenger League -The World’s First VR esports League

VR Challenger League –The World’s First VR esports League The Highest Level of VR esports Competition The VR Challenger League is the first VR esports league, presented by Intel, Oculus, and ESL. It will encompass both European and North American communities with regular online and offline competition. Sign up on this page. The Unspoken Insomniac’s The Unspoken will lead players into a world of spellcasting where they face up...

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Cappasity Announcing the Development of AR/VR Blockchain Ecosystem
Sep18

Cappasity Announcing the Development of AR/VR Blockchain Ecosystem

Cappasity Announcing the Development of AR/VR Blockchain Ecosystem Cappasity, a company in delivering an in-store browsing experience to online retail through interactive 3D images, announced today it is developing an AR/VR blockchain ecosystem designed to enable fast and easy AR/VR/3D content creation. The platform allows 3D content creators and distributors to monetize and share the fruits of their creativity via a tokenized...

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World’s First Mixed Reality Arcade Opens in Stamford, CT
Sep18

World’s First Mixed Reality Arcade Opens in Stamford, CT

World’s First Mixed Reality Arcade Opens in Stamford, CT Featuring Microsoft’s Hololens devices, The Holodeck is the first of its kind, bringing true Holographic and Virtual Gaming to the general public. Located in the Stamford Town Center, it will have not only Hololens Holographic Games, but HTC Vive and good ‘ol fashion Xbox Stations as well. “There is something for everyone from the casual to the hardcore Xbox gamer here at The...

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Virtually Here: 14 Ways VR Will Change Gaming Forever
Sep17

Virtually Here: 14 Ways VR Will Change Gaming Forever

Virtually Here: 14 Ways VR Will Change Gaming Forever A new NetEnt Stalker guide to the latest in VR technology shows just how reactive grips, foveated rendering, seated rudder steering and object trackers – among others – are going to turn high-end VR from a dream into reality.  Virtual reality used to be a technology confined to sci-fi, like Star Trek’s Holodeck or the illusory arenas in The Hunger Games – but in recent times it’s...

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Time Inc.’s The Foundry and Coors Light Join Forces to Bring Immersive College Football Experiences to Fans via LIFE VR
Sep17

Time Inc.’s The Foundry and Coors Light Join Forces to Bring Immersive College Football Experiences to Fans via LIFE VR

Time Inc.'s The Foundry and Coors Light Join Forces to Bring Immersive College Football Experiences to Fans via LIFE VR “360-Degree Virtual Reality Content to Enhance Experiences for New Coors Light XP Loyalty Program” Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) and Coors Light, have teamed-up to bring college football fans even closer to the gridiron this season. Through virtual reality technology, fans 21 and older will get exclusive access...

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Fraunhofer and b-com Present VR Comedy Show “Vaudeville” in MPEG-H Spatial Audio based on the VRIF Draft Guidelines
Sep15

Fraunhofer and b-com Present VR Comedy Show “Vaudeville” in MPEG-H Spatial Audio based on the VRIF Draft Guidelines

Fraunhofer and b-com Present VR Comedy Show “Vaudeville” in MPEG-H Spatial Audio based on the VRIF Draft Guidelines Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS, the world-renowned experts in audio and media technologies, and the Hypermedia innovators from the French Research and Technology Institute b-com have teamed up at IBC 2017 to showcase an end-to-end spatial audio system for production, delivery, playback and rendering of...

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ASUS Launches $50 Million Venture Capital Fund w/ Fenox Venture Capital – AR/VR, AI, IoT, Big Data, Cloud
Sep14

ASUS Launches $50 Million Venture Capital Fund w/ Fenox Venture Capital – AR/VR, AI, IoT, Big Data, Cloud

ASUS Launches $50 Million Venture Capital Fund with Fenox Venture Capital – AR/VR, AI, IoT, Big Data, Cloud Taiwan electronics giant taps Silicon Valley venture firm to manage global strategic investment fund AsusTek Computer Inc., better known as ASUS, one of the world’s largest producers of desktops, laptops, mobile phones and consumer electronics, is partnering with Silicon Valley-based Fenox Venture Capital to launch a US$50...

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Matryx Deepens Commitment to Open Source with Calcflow
Sep12

Matryx Deepens Commitment to Open Source with Calcflow

Matryx Deepens Commitment to Open Source with Calcflow Matryx, an open source platform for decentralized collaboration, is open sourcing Calcflow, the world's first virtual reality (VR) graphing tool for mathematical modeling. Calcflow is one of the applications Matryx integrates to help its global users solve complex problems through 3D visualization and natural gesture interactions. Calcflow is an intuitive VR interface for vector...

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NGCodec and Tiledmedia to Show Cloud Hardware-Accelerated Low-Latency HEVC VR360 Streaming Solution at IBC 2017
Sep12

NGCodec and Tiledmedia to Show Cloud Hardware-Accelerated Low-Latency HEVC VR360 Streaming Solution at IBC 2017

NGCodec and Tiledmedia to Show Cloud Hardware-Accelerated Low-Latency HEVC VR360 Streaming Solution at IBC 2017 Read More: Youtube 360 Degree Video Collections Tiledmedia, a leader in tile-based directional Virtual Reality video streaming and NGCodec®, a company focused on FPGA-based video codec development, announced today that they have integrated their solutions to provide a cloud-based encoding service for efficient streaming of...

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VINDICTA VR COMING TO OCULUS RIFT!
Sep12

VINDICTA VR COMING TO OCULUS RIFT!

VINDICTA VR COMING TO OCULUS RIFT!  VR game studio Game Cooks announces the upcoming release of its highly acclaimed title VINDICTA on the Oculus Rift on September 14th! This comes hot on the heels of the titles recent update and the studio’s push for a 50% drastic price drop, stating accessibility to a wider VR audience as the main motivation behind the move. To celebrate going on a new platform, Game Cooks will further discount the...

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VR Analytics by VadR Shows the Way Ahead
Sep08

VR Analytics by VadR Shows the Way Ahead

VR Analytics by VadR Shows the Way Ahead As with any industry, data analytics for VR is very crucial. VR analytics is run on data that was not conceivable ever before. We are able to capture a lot more data about how users are using the content, which can help us understand how to improve users’ experience. VR analytics is making VR more centred around users. It’s making VR more human.  The huge amount of data captured should be...

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Deutsche Telekom Partners with Digital Domain to Launch Magenta VR, a Premier Virtual Reality Destination for Premium Immersive Experiences
Sep07

Deutsche Telekom Partners with Digital Domain to Launch Magenta VR, a Premier Virtual Reality Destination for Premium Immersive Experiences

Deutsche Telekom Partners with Digital Domain to Launch Magenta VR, a Premier Virtual Reality Destination for Premium Immersive Experiences “Digital Domain’s unique combination of in-house capabilities offers an end-to-end solution for virtual reality” For Deutsche Telekom’s debut in virtual reality (VR), the telecommunications giant partnered up with Digital Domain to launch “Magenta VR.” Digital Domain is one of the...

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Mondly Launches the First VR Language App With Speech Recognition for Daydream
Sep07

Mondly Launches the First VR Language App With Speech Recognition for Daydream

Mondly Launches the First VR Language App With Speech Recognition for Daydream ATi Studios, creators of Mondly, the language app with over 20 million downloads and recently crowned 2017 Facebook “App of the Year” in EMEA, launches MondlyVR, a first-of-its-kind language experience for Google's Virtual Reality platforms Daydream and Cardboard. MondlyVR allows people to take part in life-like conversations with virtual...

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MANDT VR Fuels INDYCAR Immersive Content in New Partnership  
Sep07

MANDT VR Fuels INDYCAR Immersive Content in New Partnership  

MANDT VR Fuels INDYCAR Immersive Content in New Partnership   Check out Car Racing and Automobile 360 Video Collections Capturing INDYCAR action like never before, augmented (AR) and virtual reality (VR) production company MANDT VR has teamed with the racing giant to deliver immersive content surrounding its 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season. As part of the partnership, MANDT VR will take viewers behind the scenes at INDYCAR races...

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Dusun Announces a New Handheld Controller for Mobile Virtual Reality
Sep06

Dusun Announces a New Handheld Controller for Mobile Virtual Reality

Dusun Announces a New Handheld Controller for Mobile Virtual Reality Dusun Electron Ltd. is announcing its new Virtual Reality (VR) based handheld controller for mobile phones that are uniquely designed to explore VR environments in 3D space by pointing, clicking on objects, and navigating menu. This VR controller features a touchpad and a 9-axis motion sensing based gyroscope, compass, and accelerometer sensors to control the VR...

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Fast Travel Games Closes $2.1 Million Series A Round of Funding 
Sep06

Fast Travel Games Closes $2.1 Million Series A Round of Funding 

Fast Travel Games Closes $2.1 Million Series A Round of Funding  “Notable Nordic Investors Help Fuel the VR Games Studio’s Continued Growth and Upcoming Game Launch “ Fast Travel Games, the VR games studio founded by industry veterans from Rovio, EA and DICE, today announced it has raised a $2.1 million (USD) series A funding round. The round was led by Industrifonden, one of the most active and largest venture capital...

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INTRODUCING THE ANMLY MODEL A: A UNIVERSAL, MODULAR VR SYSTEM WITH BUILT-IN HIGH FIDELITY AUDIO
Sep05

INTRODUCING THE ANMLY MODEL A: A UNIVERSAL, MODULAR VR SYSTEM WITH BUILT-IN HIGH FIDELITY AUDIO

INTRODUCING THE ANMLY MODEL A: A UNIVERSAL, MODULAR VR SYSTEM WITH BUILT-IN HIGH FIDELITY AUDIO Visit Music 360 Degree Video Experiences Main Archive VR Start-up ANMLY Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Bring Quality VR to the Masses Virtual Reality Start-up ANMLY today announced the ANMLY Model A, a universal and modular VR system with built-in high fidelity audio and companion app. The company also launched a Kickstarter campaign to...

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Linguisticator Wins EU Funding for Virtual Reality Memory Palace Platform
Sep05

Linguisticator Wins EU Funding for Virtual Reality Memory Palace Platform

Linguisticator Wins EU Funding for Virtual Reality Memory Palace Platform Thanks to funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) supported KEEP+ programme, a team from the University of Westminster will be working with Linguisticator to develop a platform for building memory palaces in Virtual Reality. Linguisticator announced today that it has been awarded funding from the European Regional Development Fund supported...

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HERE BE DRAGONS DEBUTS VR MINISERIES “DISPATCH” AT VENICE FILM FESTIVAL
Sep05

HERE BE DRAGONS DEBUTS VR MINISERIES “DISPATCH” AT VENICE FILM FESTIVAL

HERE BE DRAGONS DEBUTS VR MINISERIES “DISPATCH” AT VENICE FILM FESTIVAL “Fictional Drama Takes Audiences Inside the Mind of a Police Dispatcher Played by Martin Starr” HERE BE DRAGONS, a specialized experience studio comprised of the world’s leading creative innovators in virtual and augmented reality, will debut “Dispatch” at the 2017 Venice Film Festival on August 30 in Venice, Italy, as part of the new Venice Virtual...

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A GOOGLE x SEMI PERMANENT VR COLLABORATION
Sep05

A GOOGLE x SEMI PERMANENT VR COLLABORATION

A GOOGLE x SEMI PERMANENT VR COLLABORATION Earlier in the year, Australian-based creative and design platform Semi Permanent hedged their bets on Virtual Reality as the future of their industry.   Putting their money where their mouth is, Semi Permanent partnered with Google VR, artists James Jean, Kelvin Ho, Luke Lucas, Sharni Spencer and production companies Will O Rourke, Virtual Guest and more to create ‘Collaboration.'...

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Maplewood Senior Living Launches Center for Aging Innovation and Technology
Sep05

Maplewood Senior Living Launches Center for Aging Innovation and Technology

Maplewood Senior Living Launches Center for Aging Innovation and Technology – Center Pilots Virtual Reality Tools, Hearing Enhancement Technology and Fall Prevention Systems to Improve Seniors' Lives – – Maplewood VP to Lead Aging2.0 Innovation Community in Connecticut – As the population ages and seniors' needs and expectations around care delivery, hospitality, amenities and access to technology shift,...

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ZeroLight and StarVR® Bring Premium Virtual Reality to IFA
Sep04

ZeroLight and StarVR® Bring Premium Virtual Reality to IFA

ZeroLight and StarVR® Bring Premium Virtual Reality to IFA StarVR and ZeroLight are set to continue their collaborative showcase with a two-day exclusive demonstration of ‘premium virtual reality’ at IFA, Berlin, August 30th-31st. The combination of StarVR’s ultra-high-resolution headset and ZeroLight’s superior real-time visualisation software delivers the most visually compelling immersive experience to date.     Unveiled...

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Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and Experiment 7 Announce Catan VR™- VR Adaptation of Klaus Teuber’s Board Game Classic
Sep03

Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and Experiment 7 Announce Catan VR™- VR Adaptation of Klaus Teuber’s Board Game Classic

Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and Experiment 7 Announce Catan VR™- VR Adaptation of Klaus Teuber's Board Game Classic “Classic, best-selling board game coming to VR for the first time for Holiday 2017” Catan GmbH, Catan Studio, Asmodee Digital and virtual reality game developer Experiment 7 announced a partnership to bring the acclaimed Catan® board game to VR. Catan VR™ is an immersive take on Klaus...

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IHS Markit Announces Innovation Awards Winners for Technology at ShowStoppers at IFA Press Event in Berlin
Sep02

IHS Markit Announces Innovation Awards Winners for Technology at ShowStoppers at IFA Press Event in Berlin

IHS Markit Announces Innovation Awards Winners for Technology at ShowStoppers at IFA Press Event in Berlin IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced winners of the IHS Markit Innovation Awards. Presented Thursday, August 31 at the ShowStoppers® press event in Berlin, the awards showcased the most innovative technology products submitted by event exhibitors. Winners and...

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GameChanger: Fantom Fathom Solves Virtual Reality Motion Sickness With Software Only
Sep02

GameChanger: Fantom Fathom Solves Virtual Reality Motion Sickness With Software Only

GameChanger: Fantom Fathom Solves Virtual Reality Motion Sickness With Software Only “Official Launch of Hyper-Dash Technology and Its First Game, APEX Tournament, at PAX West” Fantom Fathom (FF), a Virtual Reality (VR) software solutions company, will be debuting the world's first VR algorithm that solves VR-induced nausea. This patent pending technology, titled Hyper Dash, will launch alongside the first fast-paced...

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The Guardian Launches Sea Prayer VR Experience by Acclaimed Author Khaled Hosseini
Sep01

The Guardian Launches Sea Prayer VR Experience by Acclaimed Author Khaled Hosseini

The Guardian Launches Sea Prayer VR Experience by Acclaimed Author Khaled Hosseini The Guardian is pleased to announce the launch of Sea Prayer, the publication’s latest virtual reality (VR) project, written by Khaled Hosseini and narrated by BAFTA Award winning actor Adeel Akhtar. To commemorate the second anniversary of the tragic death of Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old Syrian boy who drowned whilst attempting to reach Greece in...

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VR PLAYHOUSE MERGES WITH IDENTITY FX, SHIFTS IAN FORESTER TO CEO – Merge Shifts the Studio in a More Technology-Focused, Interactive Direction
Sep01

VR PLAYHOUSE MERGES WITH IDENTITY FX, SHIFTS IAN FORESTER TO CEO – Merge Shifts the Studio in a More Technology-Focused, Interactive Direction

VR PLAYHOUSE MERGES WITH IDENTITY FX, SHIFTS IAN FORESTER TO CEO – Merge Shifts the Studio in a More Technology-Focused, Interactive Direction Los Angeles-based creative studio VR Playhouse has merged with post-production studio Identity FX, shifting Co-Founder Ian Forester from CCO to CEO and bringing on Leo Vezzali (of Identity FX) as Executive Producer. The union will pivot VR Playhouse in a more technology-centric direction,...

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MAXON Announces Cinema 4D New Features on 360 Video & VR Content Creation,Streamline Motion Graphics
Sep01

MAXON Announces Cinema 4D New Features on 360 Video & VR Content Creation,Streamline Motion Graphics

MAXON Announces Cinema 4D New Features on 360 Video & VR Content Creation,Streamline Motion Graphics MAXON announces immediate availability of Cinema 4D Release 19 (R19). This next generation of MAXON’s professional 3D application delivers both great tools and enhancements artists can put to use immediately, and provides a peek into the foundations for the future. Designed to serve individual artists as well as large studio...

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WEARVR Partners with Virtual Reality Companies Nibiru, Pico Interactive and VR Japan to Supply Content
Aug31

WEARVR Partners with Virtual Reality Companies Nibiru, Pico Interactive and VR Japan to Supply Content

WEARVR Partners with Virtual Reality Companies Nibiru, Pico Interactive and VR Japan to Supply Content WEARVR, the leading independent virtual reality app store, has today announced partnerships to supply VR content to Nibiru, Pico Interactive  Inc. and VR Japan. This strategic deal will open the doors for over 6000 registered WEARVR developer partners to distribute their content onto new VR platforms and into new territories,...

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Lenovo™ Connects Consumers with Powerful Reality of Today’s New Smart Devices
Aug31

Lenovo™ Connects Consumers with Powerful Reality of Today’s New Smart Devices

Lenovo™ Connects Consumers with Powerful Reality of Today’s New Smart Devices Experience augmented and virtual reality like never before with Star Wars content from Disney and gaming from Microsoft on the Lenovo Mirage™ AR and Lenovo Explorer headsets Meet the new moto x4 and experience Amazon Alexa without even having to unlock it first Combine the portability and convenience of a tablet PC with the benefits of a personal assistant...

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