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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VRIF RELEASES GUIDELINES 2.0 & ANNOUNCES UPCOMING ACTIVITIES
Jul07

VRIF RELEASES GUIDELINES 2.0 & ANNOUNCES UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

VRIF RELEASES GUIDELINES 2.0 AND ANNOUNCES UPCOMING ACTIVITIES The Virtual Reality Industry Forum (VRIF, www.vr-if.org) today announced the publication of its second version of the Industry Guidelines for interoperable virtual reality experiences (link). This new version adds guidelines on the production and distribution aspects of live captures VR content, the use of text and fonts in immersive experiences, watermarking of 2D framed...

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Enduvo Raises Capital for AR/VR Content Authoring & Distribution Platform
Jul05

Enduvo Raises Capital for AR/VR Content Authoring & Distribution Platform

Enduvo Raises Seed Capital for Its AR/VR Rapid Content Authoring and Distribution Platform Enduvo, the leading immersive content authoring and delivery platform for healthcare, mechanical, and technical industries, today announced it has raised a seed round of financing. This capital includes investments from UL Ventures, Caerus Institute, and select angel investors. Prior investments include private angel investors and an Air Force...

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AR/VR Headsets Return to Growth in the First Quarter  According to IDC
Jul04

AR/VR Headsets Return to Growth in the First Quarter According to IDC

AR/VR Headsets Return to Growth in the First Quarter According to IDC The worldwide augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headset market returned to growth after a year of decline as global shipments during the first quarter of 2019 (1Q19) reached 1.3 million, up 27.2% from the same quarter last year. The overall AR/VR market has begun to grow again thanks to a surge in shipments of standalone head-mounted displays (HMDs)...

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Twisted Reality Promotes Health Benefits of AR/VR Machines
Jul02

Twisted Reality Promotes Health Benefits of AR/VR Machines

Twisted Reality Promotes Health Benefits of AR/VR Machines with 90-Day Kat Walk Mini Challenge Twisted Reality founder, Jake Phillips, is more than one-third through his 90-Day Kat Walk Mini Challenge. After hearing feedback from their customers, Twisted Reality learned that there was another practical use for these machines … it can also be used as a piece of fitness equipment. Finally the days are gone where gaming and achieving a...

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USA TODAY NETWORK Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing With AR
Jun28

USA TODAY NETWORK Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing With AR

USA TODAY NETWORK Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing With Augmented Reality USA TODAY NETWORK celebrates the 50th anniversary of the historic U.S. moon landing with a two-part augmented reality (AR) experience in the USA TODAY mobile app and the NETWORK’s first dedicated AR app, 321 Launch. “Through our ability to collaborate, we’re able to incorporate FLORIDA TODAY’s space expertise into augmented reality...

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HTX Labs Partners with Solvay GBU Peroxides to Develop VR Training Simulations
Jun23

HTX Labs Partners with Solvay GBU Peroxides to Develop VR Training Simulations

HTX Labs Partners with Solvay GBU Peroxides to Develop VR Training Simulations HTX Labs, LLC, the creator of enterprise immersive training simulations and technology for global business entities and government institutes, and Solvay GBU Peroxides North America, an industry leader in advanced materials and specialty chemicals, announced today a joint agreement to create a line of Virtual Reality (VR) training programs focused on...

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New Study Reveals 16 Percent of U.S. Adults Have Tried VR
Jun20

New Study Reveals 16 Percent of U.S. Adults Have Tried VR

New Study Reveals 16 Percent of U.S. Adults Have Tried Virtual Reality ARtillery Intelligence, in partnership with Thrive Analytics, today released a new report: VR Usage & Consumer Attitudes, Wave III. Working closely with Thrive Analytics’ Virtual Reality Monitor™, ARtillery Intelligence authored survey questions and a narrative report to examine the findings. Highlights include the fact that 16 percent of consumers have...

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Dexta Robotics Announces Force Feedback Gloves Dexmo Enterprise Edition
Jun17

Dexta Robotics Announces Force Feedback Gloves Dexmo Enterprise Edition

Dexta Robotics Announces Force Feedback Gloves Dexmo Enterprise Edition, Radically Improving the Quality of Virtual Training Dexta Robotics unveiled its force feedback glove prototype in 2014. After more than 50 iterations, Dexta Robotics is officially launching Dexmo Enterprise Edition – the wireless force feedback gloves that integrate both motion capture and force feedback capacities. It enables people to perform real-life...

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DDI Pioneers Transforming Soft Skills Training for Leaders in VR
Jun13

DDI Pioneers Transforming Soft Skills Training for Leaders in VR

DDI Pioneers Groundbreaking Virtual Reality Experiences to Transform Soft Skills Training for Leaders Could stepping into a virtual world be the secret to becoming a better leader in the real one? Global leadership consulting firm DDI is pioneering groundbreaking new virtual reality (VR) training experiences that help leaders develop their soft skills. DDI is creating a library of VR scenarios that deliver powerful,...

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AR/VR Transaction Volumes, Valuations and Fundraising Maturing
Jun08

AR/VR Transaction Volumes, Valuations and Fundraising Maturing

AR/VR Transaction Volumes, Valuations and Fundraising Maturing, Says Hampleton Partners’ Report Early adopters in healthcare, e-commerce and cosmetics sectors join tech companies to more than double the number of deals from 11 in 2014 to 26 in 2018 Hampleton Partners’ latest analysis of the Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) M&A global market reveals that this nascent sector is already showing signs of maturity, with...

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VRgineers Reveals New Augmented Reality Module Prototype
May31

VRgineers Reveals New Augmented Reality Module Prototype

VRgineers Reveals AR Module Prototype That Makes XTAL the First Enterprise MR Headset Capable of Total Immersion VRgineers, today announced a new lightweight augmented reality vision and tracking module for its industry-leading XTAL VR headset, making XTAL the most advanced mixed reality (MR) system ever created, and the only enterprise-grade MR system capable of total immersion. Weighing in at only 42 grams, VRgineers’ new...

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Surgical Theater to Share How Precision VR® Drives Financial Success
May30

Surgical Theater to Share How Precision VR® Drives Financial Success

Surgical Theater to Share How Precision VR® Drives Financial Success at HKEX The CEO and Co-Founder of Surgical Theater, Moty Avisar, will share the value of Precision VR® at the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) Biotech Week. HKEX is the fourth largest stock market in the world and the fastest growing stock exchange in Asia. It provides world-class facilities for trading and clearing securities and derivatives in Equities,...

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Black Box VR’s VR Gym Opens Its Doors in San Francisco
May28

Black Box VR’s VR Gym Opens Its Doors in San Francisco

Black Box VR’s Revolutionary Virtual Reality Gym Opens Its Doors in San Francisco, California Black Box VR, a pioneer in virtual reality fitness and BEST STARTUP OF CES award winner, has opened the world’s first virtual reality gym in San Francisco, California. Located across the street from Uber and Twitter headquarters on Market Street, this boutique gym features the world’s first fully automated cable resistance machine that...

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Liquid to Collaborate with YDX, Distribute Games to Arkave VR Arenas
May25

Liquid to Collaborate with YDX, Distribute Games to Arkave VR Arenas

Liquid to Collaborate with YDX, Distribute Games to Arkave VR Arenas Liquid Media Group Ltd. (the “Company” or “Liquid”) (Nasdaq: YVR) is pleased to announce the signing of a collaboration agreement with YDX Innovation Corp. (“YDX”) (TSX-V: YDX), which for nearly two decades has been a pioneer in augmented and virtual reality, interactive exhibitions and e-sports. YDX has eight Arkave Virtual Reality (VR)...

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