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Welcome once again VR lovers to your weekly roundup of the latest launches, announcements and rumours flying around in the world of VR that we’ve saved to tell you all about them right here.
On the site this week, our features editor Sophie tells us why you shouldn’t be put off virtual reality b[……]
We may still be in the early days of this New Reality Renaissance, but you’d never guess it walking around VRTO (Virtual and Augmented Reality Toronto World Conference & Expo). There was a palpable buzz among attendees and speakers—excitement for the chance to gather with a bunch of like-minded[……]
Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report, a weekly live video show and podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst. You can enjoy the full audio recording below:Pokemon Go could be the perfect storm of nostalgia, brand recognition, and technology. Continuing in Snapchat’[……]
Not too long ago, virtual reality was more science fiction than science fact. Over the past couple of years, giant leaps have been made toward developing this robust platform. However, one challenge still stands in the way for greater consumer adoption: motion sickness. But this may change quickly,[……]
While the big names like HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR are making the most noise about their VR experiences, Google Cardboard and its apps offer the easiest and cheapest way to experience virtual reality today.So what exactly is Cardboard? Well, it consists of a low-cost, DIY virtual real[……]
The amount of truly awesome apps, games and shorts on the Samsung Gear VR has shot up in the past six months. And with the affordable $99 Gear VR on sale, everything is starting to click into place for Samsung’s mobile VR plans.
Here’s our round-up of the best apps, games, demos, short films and int[……]
“We knew he had asked for one and we sent him one to him during the playoffs”. Todd Chernecki CEO of SubPac is recalling the moment he found out that Cleveland Cavs’ point guard Kyrie Irving was wearing the wearable subwoofer he and his long term friend and co-founder had created.“We continued to ge[……]
While it would be nice to paint the rivalry between the Oculus Rift and Sony’s PlayStation VR as a David and Goliath-style battle, the lines are actually a bit more blurred.
Oculus could have been the plucky underdog, but its $2 billion acquisition by Facebook back in 2014 turned it into a Silicon[……]
With everything happening in the world, VR makes a lot of sense right now. Not purely as a form of escapism, but a moment of reprieve where we can take a break and feel like a kid experiencing something fun for the first time.On the site this week, we discussed how to build a budget PC for VR in cas[……]
VR exposure therapy can help inspire children to learn how to swim.When it comes to life skills, swimming can be one of the most important life saving skills to learn.With one in five Swedish children unable to swim, one European energy company is hoping to change that statistic with the help of vir[……]