VR could get resolutions so high they’ll trick the human eye this year

I am standing in a virtual living room rendered via Unity. Except I am seeing things I never have before in VR. There is a virtual television on the wall to my More »

Microsoft wants to make Direct Reality VR’s answer to DirectX

Just ahead of Microsoft’s media event prior to E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo trade show) last week the company filed a trademark for Direct Reality. Given the company’s penchant for relabelling virtual More »

Russian Artist Arrested for Refusing to Take off Her VR Headset

Moscow artist Ekaterina Nenasheva claims she was arrested and taken to a psychiatric clinic. The crime? Refusing to take off her VR headset according to reports. Over the past four years, VR has More »

Video: Watch Valve’s New ‘Knuckles’ VR Controller in Action

Knuckles, Valve’s unique VR motion controller, is already in the hands of select developers who are no doubt designing ways to use the controller’s 5-finger tracking. In the video published by Zulubo More »

Steam’s Massive 2017 Summer Sale Kicks Off Today With Discounts To Over 800 VR Games

It’s that time of the year again. Kids are frolicking at parks during the day, free from the restraints of school life, the sun is shining high in the sky, and everybody More »

YouTube Introduces VR180 Format

So you don’t have to look behind you. During a keynote at Vidcon, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki took the stage to announce the rollout of a new video format called VR180. As More »

 

First Look At Steven Spielberg’s VR Helmets In ‘Ready Player One’

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Here’s Why Croteam Made an Actual Minigun Prototype for ‘Serious Sam VR’

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50 Days Of PS VR #37: Megaton Rainfall Is The Superman Sim We’ve Been Waiting For

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Pokémon Go popularity highlights AR security risks

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(c)iStock.com/toxawww Pokémon Go is now an AR global phenomenon, having experienced an unprecedented level of success in both official and unofficial locations. Whilst the number of countries which officially offer it on their App Stores has increased, the fact that it was only available in the US, Australia and New Zealand during its initial launch

Intel acquires Movidius to boost its VR, AR and MR offerings

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(c)Intel Intel has announced its plans to acquire IoT visual sensing company Movidius to bolster its augmented, virtual and mixed reality offerings. The company’s senior VP and general manager of Intel’s New Technology group wrote in a blog that the acquisition was part of a series it was undertaking to build a suite of capabilities

Virtual reality and the classroom: How it’s working in education

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(c)CoSpaces Virtual reality is coming to the classroom. After the release of Engage last week, yet another platform is about to bring educational VR content to students. Children can now use a headset to travel to the other end of the world, beneath the ocean’s surface or to outer space. “Some of our students have