GreenlightInsights Survey Shows That Computer Vision Adoption by Consumers Is Not Yet Mature
Sep18

GreenlightInsights Survey Shows That Computer Vision Adoption by Consumers Is Not Yet Mature

GreenlightInsights Survey Shows That Computer Vision Adoption by Consumers Is Not Yet Mature 16 Percent of Respondents Are Not Interested in 3D Scanning Capabilities San Francisco, September 5, 2019 – New consumer applications enabled by advances in computer vision are not yet mature, found a recent survey from Greenlight Insights, a global market intelligence firm for the virtual and augmented reality industry. Although phone...

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ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2 VR: UNDER PRESSURE EXCLUSIVELY FOR PLAYSTATION®VR
Sep17

ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2 VR: UNDER PRESSURE EXCLUSIVELY FOR PLAYSTATION®VR

THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2 VR: UNDER PRESSURE SAILS INTO RETAIL, EXCLUSIVELY FOR PLAYSTATION®VR Gamers can experience all-new outrageous adventures in the world of Angry Birds as The Angry Birds Movie 2 VR: Under Pressure surfaces in retail stores today exclusively for PlayStation®VR. The game brings together up to four players to travel under the sea in a gigantic piggy submarine and face down the Eagles, a new threat. Developed by XR...

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BEBOP SENSORS: FIRST ALL DAY WIRELESS VR/AR HAPTIC GLOVE
Sep17

BEBOP SENSORS: FIRST ALL DAY WIRELESS VR/AR HAPTIC GLOVE

BEBOP SENSORS: FIRST ALL DAY WIRELESS VR/AR HAPTIC GLOVE BUILT FOR THE ENTERPRISE BeBop Sensors www.bebopsensors.com, the leader in smart fabric sensor technology with over four million state-of-the-art wearable smart fabric sensors shipped, announced today the new BeBop Sensors Forte Data Glove Enterprise Edition, the first all-day affordable high performance wireless VR/AR haptic glove built for business. Targeted to the enterprise...

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BEST CO-OP JOURNEY SPACE OPS VR RECEIVED A MAJOR CONTENT UPDATE
Sep16

BEST CO-OP JOURNEY SPACE OPS VR RECEIVED A MAJOR CONTENT UPDATE

BEST CO-OP JOURNEY SPACE OPS VR RECEIVED A MAJOR CONTENT UPDATE Immersive VR FPS Space Ops VR previously released on Steam and Viveport received it’s biggest Major Update so far! Best VR co-op experience was developed by DevCube Studio and published by Fibrum this May and since it’s release Space Ops reaches first big milestone. Major content update contains: – Brand new Survival mode with 2 maps – New enemy types –...

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Varjo Accelerates Global Expansion with Opening of US Headquarters
Sep15

Varjo Accelerates Global Expansion with Opening of US Headquarters

Varjo Accelerates Global Expansion with Opening of US Headquarters Company exhibits strong momentum to better serve key markets with opening of first US office, growth of reseller network and launch of shipping to Japan Helsinki – September 5, 2019 – Varjo™, the technology leader in industrial-grade VR/XR headsets, today announced the opening of its US headquarters in the Washington D.C. area. The company, which is celebrating three...

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#MoveMore Challenge: World’s First Global VR Ftness Challenge
Sep11

#MoveMore Challenge: World’s First Global VR Ftness Challenge

#MoveMore Challenge: World’s First Global VR Ftness Challenge VIRO MOVE launching the first-ever VR fitness tournament. The challenge will run until September 26th. In case you’ve missed the opportunity and did not sign up on time, don’t worry! You can still submit your application HERE. Have fun, get fit, and win cool prizes – such as HTC VIVE hardware, a copy of the VIRO MOVE game, and entry to the 2020 VR Fitness World...

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Saving Historic Structures With Advanced 360 VR
Sep09

Saving Historic Structures With Advanced 360 VR

Saving Historic Structures With Advanced Virtual Reality No human will ever again experience the original majesty of Notre-Dame Cathedral after the decimating fire this year. No one will ever be able to walk through the Metropolitan Opera House in New York, or stroll through the lobby of the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. The history of these and other iconic landmarks has been bulldozed into silence – until now. Using...

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Kaon Introduces Design Tool, Aligning the Power of 3D, AR, and VR
Sep06

Kaon Introduces Design Tool, Aligning the Power of 3D, AR, and VR

Kaon Introduces Design Tool, Aligning the Power of 3D, AR, and VR to Configure and Visualize Labs of the Future Kaon Interactive, the leading provider of 3D marketing and sales applications for global B2B brands, today announced the launch of its Laboratory Design Tool (LDT). The first-of-its-kind interactive laboratory plan and design tool uses 3D, augmented reality and virtual reality to visualize laboratory configurations and...

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Cybershoes®: The Next Leap Into Virtual Reality
Sep02

Cybershoes®: The Next Leap Into Virtual Reality

Cybershoes®: The Next Leap Into Virtual Reality Cybershoes®, the virtual reality accessory by the Austrian tech start-up of the same name, Cybershoes GmbH, will meet VR enthusiasts at the gaming fair gamescom 2019 with its latest, ready-to-be-shipped design. In addition to walking and running and turning around in 360 degrees, now a new “jumping” feature is supported, so that users can enjoy even more freedom of movement...

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VRGO Announces Second Product Launch for VR Locomotion and Haptics, VRGO MINI
Aug30

VRGO Announces Second Product Launch for VR Locomotion and Haptics, VRGO MINI

VRGO Announces Second Product Launch for VR Locomotion and Haptics, VRGO MINI, on Kickstarter on August 27 VRGO Ltd., a Bristol, U.K.-based VR entity that works to create smart devices compatible with VR systems for a more immersive experience today, this week announced they will launch their second product for VR locomotion, the VRGO MINI, on Kickstarter this August. Known for their VRGO CHAIR release, the VRGO team will be offering...

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World’s First Blockchain VR Network Set to Launch
Aug28

World’s First Blockchain VR Network Set to Launch

World’s First Blockchain VR Network Set to Launch Featuring Top Content Creators First-of-its-Kind Network Will Deliver Compelling Blockchain Industry Content to Grow Public Conscience Through the World’s Most Engaging, Experiential Visual Medium. ​​​​​​Live Planet, Inc., creator of advanced media technology infrastructure, announced today the forthcoming launch of its Blockchain Virtual Reality (VR)...

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Talespin Allows You to Practice Firing People in Virtual Reality
Aug27

Talespin Allows You to Practice Firing People in Virtual Reality

Talespin CREATES VIRTUAL PEOPLE FOR YOU TO FIRE IN VR Meet Barry: his sole purpose in life is to listen patiently, and then protest or sob a little as you fire him from an imaginary job in virtual reality. “When a user interacts with Barry in the simulation,” Talespin wrote in a blog post, “they navigate hundreds of possible conversation paths to effectively (or ineffectively) terminate Barry, face common wrongful termination...

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VRSim Launches New Virtual Reality Tool For Faster, More Effective Commercial Painting
Aug24

VRSim Launches New Virtual Reality Tool For Faster, More Effective Commercial Painting

VRSim Launches New Virtual Reality Tool For Faster, More Effective Commercial Painting VRSim, Inc., an innovator in commercial training, is pleased to announce SimSpray 3.0, the next generation of their renowned virtual reality paint training tool, which uses HTC’s VIVE Pro HMD and VIVE Trackers. SimSpray’s redesign offers a more intuitive and true-to-life user experience by featuring enhanced visuals, trainee feedback,...

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Al Jazeera Contrast’s Groundbreaking 360º Experience “Yemen’s Skies of Terror”
Aug21

Al Jazeera Contrast’s Groundbreaking 360º Experience “Yemen’s Skies of Terror”

Al Jazeera Contrast’s Groundbreaking 360º Film “Yemen’s Skies of Terror” Nominated for a News and Documentary Emmy Award On the third anniversary of the war in Yemen, the 6 minute 30 second documentary was published online across AJ Contrast, AJ+, Al Jazeera English, Al Jazeera Arabic and has garnered over 1.4 million views. The documentary won the Online News Association’s Excellence in Immersive Storytelling Award in 2018 and has...

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XRDC AR/VR Innovation Report Reveals Oculus Rift Surpasses HTC Vive as Most Popular Platform for Developers
Aug20

XRDC AR/VR Innovation Report Reveals Oculus Rift Surpasses HTC Vive as Most Popular Platform for Developers

New XRDC AR/VR Innovation Report Reveals Oculus Rift Surpasses HTC Vive as Most Popular Platform Among Developers XRDC released its fourth annual XRDC AR/VR Innovation Report, created from survey responses from over 900 professionals involved in the development of augmented, virtual, and mixed reality experiences. The research report contains data and insights that offer a useful perspective on the expanding industry, providing a...

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ReelTime VR Creates VR Commercials that Can Be Seen On Both Traditional TV and Internet Video Platforms
Aug19

ReelTime VR Creates VR Commercials that Can Be Seen On Both Traditional TV and Internet Video Platforms

ReelTime VR Creates Virtual Reality Commercials that Can Be Seen On Both Traditional TV and Internet Video Platforms ReelTime VR a pioneer in the development of Virtual Reality programming and technologies has created commercials that were shot in and can be viewed in full 4k 360 Virtual Reality on any portal capable of viewing VR such as Oculus, HTC Vive, Sony PlayStation VR, Facebook 360, VEER TV, Youtube, and others, as well as a...

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World’s First Blockchain VR Network Set to Launch Powered by VideoCoin Network Technology
Aug18

World’s First Blockchain VR Network Set to Launch Powered by VideoCoin Network Technology

World’s First Blockchain VR Network Set to Launch Powered by VideoCoin Network Technology Live Planet, Inc., creator of advanced media technology infrastructure, announced today the forthcoming launch of its Blockchain Virtual Reality (VR) Network (BVRN), the first VR network built specifically for the blockchain industry. The Network will feature in-depth and engaging VR programming from top blockchain industry influencers...

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Dreamscape To Launch Immersive VR Destination In Partnership With AMC Theatres® On August 15
Aug17

Dreamscape To Launch Immersive VR Destination In Partnership With AMC Theatres® On August 15

Dreamscape To Launch Immersive VR Destination In Partnership With AMC Theatres® Dreamscape, the location-based immersive VR entertainment company backed by some of Hollywood’s heaviest hitters including AMC Theatres® (NYSE:AMC), today announced it will open its next venue in Dallas’ famed NorthPark Center on August 15, 2019. Audiences can purchase advanced tickets for the NorthPark Center location starting today at 5 pm...

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Strategy Analytics: Sony Captures a Third of VR Hardware Revenues as Market Transitions to Higher Quality
Aug16

Strategy Analytics: Sony Captures a Third of VR Hardware Revenues as Market Transitions to Higher Quality

In a challenging year for VR, Sony leads the pack with its focus on gaming, followed by Facebook and HTC, while Google fades Strategy Analytics latest data on the VR headset market shows a decline in annual hardware revenues for the first time. As data in the VR Headset Forecast by Price Tier shows, this revenue decline is confined to the low value segment, where Google’s Cardboard and Daydream products are losing traction. The VR...

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Fitness Extravaganza BoxVR Coming to Retail this October
Aug15

Fitness Extravaganza BoxVR Coming to Retail this October

Fitness Extravaganza BoxVR Coming to Retail this October FitXR and Perp Games are delighted to reveal that BoxVR is getting a physical release on PlayStation® VR (PSVR) this October in EU Territories. NA Territories will receive a physical release shortly afterwards. BoxVR is a boxing-inspired, virtual reality workout application designed to keep you fit with high-intensity routines choreographed by professional instructors. BoxVR is...

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Storm Ventures Group Launches First Virtual Reality Training System for Roofing Contractors
Aug15

Storm Ventures Group Launches First Virtual Reality Training System for Roofing Contractors

Storm Ventures Group Launches First Virtual Reality Training System for Roofing Contractors Storm Ventures Group (SVG) CEO Anthony Delmedico recently launched the first virtual reality training platform for the construction and restoration industry. The SVG University (SVG U) Virtual Reality (VR) Goggles provide a 360-degree virtual reality environment and come pre-loaded with the SVG U VR Training App, VR Training Room...

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Storm Ventures Group Launches First Virtual Reality Training System for Roofing Contractors
Aug10

Storm Ventures Group Launches First Virtual Reality Training System for Roofing Contractors

Storm Ventures Group Launches First Virtual Reality Training System for Roofing Contractors Storm Ventures Group (SVG) CEO Anthony Delmedico recently launched the first virtual reality training platform for the construction and restoration industry. The SVG University (SVG U) Virtual Reality (VR) Goggles provide a 360-degree virtual reality environment and come pre-loaded with the SVG U VR Training App, VR Training Room...

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Sandbox VR: Star Trek’s VR Game Announcement
Aug04

Sandbox VR: Star Trek’s VR Game Announcement

Sandbox VR: Star Trek’s VR Game Announcement Sandbox VR is announcing the launch of its latest virtual reality experience in partnership with CBS Interactive: Star Trek: Discovery Away Mission. Sandbox VR aims to be the kind of immersive social experience that people have dreamt of since the dawn of computing. Through a unique combination of motion capture and VR technologies, players can become anyone and go anywhere. Sandbox...

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Webinar: How VR & AR are Transforming Training, Education & Worker Guidance
Aug03

Webinar: How VR & AR are Transforming Training, Education & Worker Guidance

Webinar: How VR & AR are Transforming Training, Education & Worker Guidance: Sharing Strategies with Raytheon, Applied Materials As virtual and artificial reality take hold in worker training, education and guidance, specialists join exclusive VR Intelligence webinar, July 31, 9:00am PT/12:00pm ET/5:00pm BST. As with any novel and paradigm-shifting technology, the initial boom of virtual and artificial reality (VR/AR) has seen...

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ImmersiveTouch Virtual Reality Impresses at ADT Conference in Tokyo
Jul27

ImmersiveTouch Virtual Reality Impresses at ADT Conference in Tokyo

ImmersiveTouch Virtual Reality Impresses at ADT Conference in Tokyo ImmersiveTouch Inc., the leader in virtual reality medical technology, introduced a new surgical planning software suite for craniomaxillofacial surgeons at the ADT (Advanced Digital Technology in Head & Neck Reconstruction) Conference in Tokyo. The solution, called ImmersiveView Surgical Plan (IVSP), combines ImmersiveTouch’s expertise in medical imaging,...

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America’s First VR Cinema and Studio Jump Into the Light
Jul25

America’s First VR Cinema and Studio Jump Into the Light

America’s First VR Cinema and Studio Jump Into the Light Teams Up with Eric Bellinger and Chris Brown Hot new recording artist Eric Bellinger takes music videos to the next level by partnering with New York City based Jump Into the Light. The end result is groundbreaking augmented and virtual reality experience. Eric who grew up in California first started singing in church choir as a kid. In Junior high he began singing on voicemails...

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Walt Disney Animation Studio’s Second VR Short: A Kite’s Tale @ SIGGRAPH 2019
Jul21

Walt Disney Animation Studio’s Second VR Short: A Kite’s Tale @ SIGGRAPH 2019

First Look: Debut Set for Walt Disney Animation Studio’s Second VR Short, ‘a kite’s tale,’ at SIGGRAPH 2019 Walt Disney Animation Studios, for the second year in a row, will debut an all-new VR short film at the SIGGRAPH conference. Part of the third-annual SIGGRAPH 2019 VR Theater, the experience hails from within the studio’s Short Circuit experimental program. VR Theater Screenings are open to conference participants with Full...

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Charles River Analytics to Launch Open Source VR/AR SDK: VIRTUOSO
Jul20

Charles River Analytics to Launch Open Source VR/AR SDK: VIRTUOSO

Rapid Development for Extended Reality: Charles River Analytics Releases VIRTUOSO, an Open-Source XR Software Development Kit Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, proudly announces the release of the Virtuoso Software Development Kit (VSDK). VSDK is a Unity-based extended reality (XR) SDK that lets developers quickly build augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) experiences. This XR developer...

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Pixvana Enhances XR Platform to Accelerate Creation and Distribution of XR Training
Jul18

Pixvana Enhances XR Platform to Accelerate Creation and Distribution of XR Training

Pixvana Enhances XR Platform to Accelerate and Scale the Creation and Distribution of Enterprise Training Release of SPIN Studio 2.0 and SPIN Studio Lite Empowers Enterprises and Creators with Unprecedented VR Functionality Pixvana, a virtual reality solutions provider specializing in corporate learning and training, had recently introduced SPIN Studio 2.0, bringing groundbreaking improvements to its industry-leading XR platform for...

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THE WILD RELEASES OCULUS QUEST SUPPORT, OPENING THE DOOR TO TEAM-WIDE VR
Jul16

THE WILD RELEASES OCULUS QUEST SUPPORT, OPENING THE DOOR TO TEAM-WIDE VR

THE WILD RELEASES OCULUS QUEST SUPPORT, OPENING THE DOOR TO TEAM-WIDE VR COLLABORATION FOR ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN The Wild launched support for Oculus Quest, adding Facebook’s newest standalone virtual reality headset to its growing list of supported devices. The Wild is a VR/AR collaboration platform for architecture & design teams to experience their work together at human scale, in real time, from anywhere in the world....

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