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‘Alien: Covenant In Utero’ VR Experience Launches Wednesday

The forthcoming Alien: Covenant movie is getting a VR experience, Alien: Covenant In Utero and it launches this Wednesday on Oculus...

Google Announces Next-gen ‘Jump’ VR Camera, 8K x 8K with Seamless Stitching

Google today announced what the company is calling the "next-generation" of its 'Jump' 3D 360 camera initiative. In partnership...

Understanding Predictive Tracking and Why It’s Important for AR/VR Headsets

In the context of AR and VR systems, predictive tracking refers to the process of predicting the future orientation...

Shot on Lytro’s Light-field Camera, ‘Hallelujah’ Is a Stunning Mix of Volumetric Film and...

Hallelujah is a new experience by VR film studio Within that's captured using Lytro's latest Immerge light-field camera which captures...
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Oculus Teases Unreleased ‘Quill’ Animation Tools

Oculus Story Studio Art Director Goro Fujita has teased an unreleased build of the Quill VR paint app with experimental...

Oculus ‘Medium’ 1.1 Update Brings Major Improvements

On April 12th, Oculus Medium received the 1.1 ‘Large’ update, which added several highly-requested features, including the ability to...

Zoning AR Permissions with the Mixed Reality Service Spec

Mark Pesce is a VR pioneer who has been thinking about networked virtual and augmented reality for over 20...

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‘Alien: Covenant In Utero’ VR Experience Launches Wednesday

The forthcoming Alien: Covenant movie is getting a VR experience, Alien: Covenant In Utero and it launches this Wednesday on Oculus...

Google Announces Next-gen ‘Jump’ VR Camera, 8K x 8K with Seamless Stitching

Google today announced what the company is calling the "next-generation" of its 'Jump' 3D 360 camera initiative. In partnership...

Understanding Predictive Tracking and Why It’s Important for AR/VR Headsets

In the context of AR and VR systems, predictive tracking refers to the process of predicting the future orientation...

Shot on Lytro’s Light-field Camera, ‘Hallelujah’ Is a Stunning Mix of Volumetric Film and...

Hallelujah is a new experience by VR film studio Within that's captured using Lytro's latest Immerge light-field camera which captures...
video

Oculus Teases Unreleased ‘Quill’ Animation Tools

Oculus Story Studio Art Director Goro Fujita has teased an unreleased build of the Quill VR paint app with experimental...

Oculus ‘Medium’ 1.1 Update Brings Major Improvements

On April 12th, Oculus Medium received the 1.1 ‘Large’ update, which added several highly-requested features, including the ability to...

Zoning AR Permissions with the Mixed Reality Service Spec

Mark Pesce is a VR pioneer who has been thinking about networked virtual and augmented reality for over 20...

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‘CyberSnake’ for HoloLens is a Reimagining of the Classic ‘Snake’ in AR

Developer Lucas Rizzotto has created CyberSnake, a free game for Microsoft HoloLens. As explained in the game's launch video...
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Watch the First 10 Minutes of ‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’

Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality (2017) is finally here, launching today on HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. And yes,...

‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’ Review

You're dying for season 3 of Rick and Morty (2013) to come out, and the release of episode 1...

‘Tilt Brush’ Devs Hack Together Virtual Potter’s Wheel with Vive Tracker

A novel use of a single Vive Tracker is to stick it to a rotating platform in order to...

A Vest That Can Cure Deafness, and Maybe One Day Give Us Entirely New...

Back in 2015, Neuroscientist David Eagleman gave a TED talk about the potential to expand and create new senses....

Oculus Chief Scientist: How and When Augmented Reality Will Transform Our Lives

Michael Abrash, Chief Scientist at Oculus, as-ever delivered an inspiring presentation at today’s F8 conference, this time on the...

Facebook is Researching Brain-Computer Interfaces, “Just the Kind of Interface AR Needs”

Regina Dugan, VP of Engineering at Facebook's Building 8 skunkworks and former head of DARPA, took the stage today...

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‘CyberSnake’ for HoloLens is a Reimagining of the Classic ‘Snake’ in AR

Developer Lucas Rizzotto has created CyberSnake, a free game for Microsoft HoloLens. As explained in the game's launch video...
video

Watch the First 10 Minutes of ‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’

Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality (2017) is finally here, launching today on HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. And yes,...

‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’ Review

You're dying for season 3 of Rick and Morty (2013) to come out, and the release of episode 1...

‘Tilt Brush’ Devs Hack Together Virtual Potter’s Wheel with Vive Tracker

A novel use of a single Vive Tracker is to stick it to a rotating platform in order to...

A Vest That Can Cure Deafness, and Maybe One Day Give Us Entirely New...

Back in 2015, Neuroscientist David Eagleman gave a TED talk about the potential to expand and create new senses....

Oculus Chief Scientist: How and When Augmented Reality Will Transform Our Lives

Michael Abrash, Chief Scientist at Oculus, as-ever delivered an inspiring presentation at today’s F8 conference, this time on the...

Facebook is Researching Brain-Computer Interfaces, “Just the Kind of Interface AR Needs”

Regina Dugan, VP of Engineering at Facebook's Building 8 skunkworks and former head of DARPA, took the stage today...

Facebook Launches React VR to Let Devs Extend the Web into Virtual Reality

Facebook has officially launched React VR, an open-source JavaScript library that lets developers create cross-platform WebVR experiences. Oculus and Facebook...

Facebook’s New 360 Capture SDK Can Record HQ Videos and Photos in VR Apps

Facebook F8, the company's annual developer conference, is currently in full swing on its second and final day. Today's big...

Facebook Unveils Two New Volumetric Video ‘Surround360’ Cameras, Coming Later this Year

Facebook today announced two new additions to the Surround360 hardware initiative that are poised to make 360 video more...

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video

‘CyberSnake’ for HoloLens is a Reimagining of the Classic ‘Snake’ in AR

Developer Lucas Rizzotto has created CyberSnake, a free game for Microsoft HoloLens. As explained in the game's launch video...
video

Watch the First 10 Minutes of ‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’

Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality (2017) is finally here, launching today on HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. And yes,...

‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’ Review

You're dying for season 3 of Rick and Morty (2013) to come out, and the release of episode 1...

‘Tilt Brush’ Devs Hack Together Virtual Potter’s Wheel with Vive Tracker

A novel use of a single Vive Tracker is to stick it to a rotating platform in order to...

A Vest That Can Cure Deafness, and Maybe One Day Give Us Entirely New...

Back in 2015, Neuroscientist David Eagleman gave a TED talk about the potential to expand and create new senses....

Oculus Chief Scientist: How and When Augmented Reality Will Transform Our Lives

Michael Abrash, Chief Scientist at Oculus, as-ever delivered an inspiring presentation at today’s F8 conference, this time on the...

Facebook is Researching Brain-Computer Interfaces, “Just the Kind of Interface AR Needs”

Regina Dugan, VP of Engineering at Facebook's Building 8 skunkworks and former head of DARPA, took the stage today...

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Facebook Launches React VR to Let Devs Extend the Web into Virtual Reality

Facebook has officially launched React VR, an open-source JavaScript library that lets developers create cross-platform WebVR experiences. Oculus and Facebook...

Facebook’s New 360 Capture SDK Can Record HQ Videos and Photos in VR Apps

Facebook F8, the company's annual developer conference, is currently in full swing on its second and final day. Today's big...

Facebook Unveils Two New Volumetric Video ‘Surround360’ Cameras, Coming Later this Year

Facebook today announced two new additions to the Surround360 hardware initiative that are poised to make 360 video more...

YouTube VR Wants to Find the Next Billion Dollar Genre That Hasn’t Been Created...

At Sundance this year, I had a chance to catch up with a couple of representatives from Google to...

HTC Expands Vive Financing Program – Get a Headset and VR PC Interest Free

Announced today via the official Vive blog, HTC now has three VR bundles available with 6, 12, and 24-month financing...

Vive Users Can Join Rift Friends in ‘Facebook Spaces’ With Revive Hack

It appears that Revive is already compatible with the Facebook's new social VR app, Facebook Spaces. Revive is a...

Facebook Launches New Camera Tools as a Foundation for Advanced Augmented Reality

F8, Facebook's yearly developer conference, is here again for a two-day info blast from the world's biggest social platform....

Watch: Video Calling, 3D Drawing, and Shared Experiences Inside Facebook’s Social VR App

Oculus says that Facebook's newly released social VR app, Facebook Spaces, "takes some of the best features of Facebook and...

Facebook Launches Social VR App ‘Facebook Spaces’ in Beta for Rift

On stage at Facebook's F8 conference this morning, CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirmed that the company will today launch their...

Gear VR Controller Review

Sometimes a good idea is a good idea, even if your competitor had it first. Well over two years...

Report: Lenovo’s Windows MR/VR Headset to Launch Mid-August or Earlier

One of the first in a line of Windows Holographic powered immersive devices, Lenovo's first mixed reality headset will...

‘Alien’, ‘Blade Runner’ Director Ridley Scott Launches VR Film Division

Ridley Scott Associates (RSA), the film production company of famed director Ridley Scott, is launching RSA VR, a new...

This Drone Broadcasts 6k 360 VR Video Wirelessly up to 5 Miles

360 Designs have revealed a new drone which carries the company's 6k 360 VR video camera and a payload...

Ricky Gervais Says Magic Leap Will “Change the World,” as Company Courts Celebs

Known as a brilliant comedian and capable writer/director, but not quite for his tech insight, Ricky Gervais has high...

Hands-on: Latest StarVR Upgrades Highlight Ultra-wide FoV & Nearly Invisible Pixels

StarVR is a VR headset in development by Starbreeze Studios which aims to excel in two places: field of...

Studio Behind ‘Star Wars Battlefront VR Mission’ Working on “Something awesome in Battlefront II”

Criterion Games, the EA studio that developed the PSVR-exclusive Star Wars Battlefront Rogue One: VR Mission, could be working...