Tagged: VR

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Elite:Dangerous Horizons 1.5 Beta Add HTC Vive Support

Elite:Dangerous is evolving and the first in a series of expansions, named Horizons, will be available on November 30th – bringing with it a host of new features. One exciting addition is the first inclusion of official HTC Vive / SteamVR support in the upcoming beta release, the development team...

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The Hunger Games – VR Experience

Made in collaboration with Samsung, Lionsgate, and animation studio Reel FX, fans around the world got their fist taste of virtual reality on YouTube with the latest 360 video uploaded to the Hunger Games channel. For many Hunger Games fans, the VR experience was an emotional one as the series...

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Lenovo plans to bundle a VR headset with smartphone

Today at a launch event in China, Lenovo unveiled its newest smartphone, the Vibe X3. The phone will look to help the company capture some of the market share it lost to fellow Chinese companies, Xiaomi and Huawei. Interestingly, virtual reality may be one of the ways the company is...

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Lucky’s Tale Developer Gets $25000000 Investment

Lucky’s Tale is unashamedly inspired by 3D platformers made famous by on the first rush of 3D capable consoles in the 90’s. When you play Lucky’s Tale, you can see homages to the likes of Mario 64, Conkers Bad Fur Day and Crash Bandicoot, and that is no bad thing....

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New Report Forecasts the Mobile AR Market for Advertising

Over the course of the last year numerous reports have been created, focusing on the virtual reality (VR) and augmented (AR) markets. All these reports have forecast the rapid rise of VR and AR technology, over approximately the next five years. Newly released by market research company Research And Markets...

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AMD, Oculus VR and Dell for VR Ready PC’s

AMD has announced a collaboration with Oculus VR and Dell to equip Oculus Ready PCs with AMD Radeon GPUs, starting at $999 USD. The PCs will be designed to deliver high-end gaming performance and enable virtual reality (VR) experiences for consumers straight out the box. The collaboration will allow customers...

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Capture The World with Your iPhone in 360-Degrees

I stayed outside. My friend hustled his way through the fray of people inside the Apple Store, eager to have a new iPhone 6S in his hands on Friday last week. Like all of them, I had been an enthusiastic iPhone user until I bought a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 this past year....

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Nescafe Celebrates International Coffee Day with VR App

Nescafé is providing coffee fans around the world with an immersive virtual reality experience, transporting consumers to Brazil’s coffee fields with 3D 360-degree videos. Coinciding with International Coffee Day on September 29, Nescafé has launched the Nescafé 360 app, available for both Android and iPhone. Fans can slip their mobile...

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An illustrated guide to the history of VR

Last night at the annual Proto Awards we were graced the with presence of a living legend, Dr. Ivan Sutherland the father of the head mounted display. Sutherland has made very few public appearances since the recent VR renaissance began, so this moment was all the more special but in the...