100-Year-Old Man Reacts to His First VR Experience

100-Year-Old Man Reacts to His First VR Experience

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100-Year-Old Man Reacts to His First VR Experience
Lyle Becker has lived many lives in his 100 years. He flew C-46 Commando transport planes in WWII, spent a quarter-century as a commercial pilot and flight instructor, later worked as an air traffic controller—and along the way had six children with his wife of 70 years. But recently, at Intel’s campus in Hillsboro, Oregon, […]
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Discovery and Google Announce VR Travel Series ‘Discovery TRVLR’, First of 38 Episodes to Arrive in November

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Discovery and Google Announce VR Travel Series ‘Discovery TRVLR’, First of 38 Episodes to Arrive in November
Discovery and Google today announced the launch of a new 38-episode VR video series called Discovery TRVLR, a product of both Discovery and Google’s internal VR teams. The first 6 episodes is slated to launch on Friday, November 3. Discovery TRVLR comes exclusively to YouTube and DiscoveryVR.com, and on the Discovery VR app. This means you can watch […]
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Intel to Bring 2018 Olympic Winter Games Experience to Windows Mixed Reality

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Intel to Bring 2018 Olympic Winter Games Experience to Windows Mixed Reality
Announced during the main press briefing at Microsoft’s event held in San Francisco, Intel will be bringing a ‘Windows Mixed Reality experience’ for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. This forms part of a multi-year technology partnership between Intel and the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Originally announced in June, Intel’s partnership with the IOC […]
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How 360 Video Enhances Marketing: An Experience Within An Experience

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How 360 Video Enhances Marketing: An Experience Within An Experience
Marketers, event planners and technologists of all walks have tried for many years to enhance real-life experiences with technology, to varying degrees of success. There have been QR codes, mobile-based scavenger hunts, check-in apps and more that failed to stick. From one experience to the next, brands want to stand out and create a lasting […]
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Matchbox Twenty to Stream Concert Live In VR

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Matchbox Twenty to Stream Concert Live In VR
The legendary rock band will livestream their Colorado concert with customizable options for VR users. Matchbox Twenty is a band infamous for not only their stellar rock music, but also their desire to experiment and innovate. Now the Florida-based rock group is pushing the boundaries even further with a concert live-streamed in VR that allows […]
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Experience The Future Of Virtual Reality At GTC Europe

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Experience The Future Of Virtual Reality At GTC Europe
NVIDIA’s European GPU Technology Conference is right around the corner. The three-day gathering kicks off on October 10, 2017 in Munich, Germany. GTC Europe will include hundreds of speaker sessions, training labs and demonstrations focusing on a range of technology topics including artificial intelligence, health care, autonomous vehicles and super computing with speakers from NVIDIA, […]
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Google Announces New Daydream View & Pixel 2

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Google Announces New Daydream View & Pixel 2
Stranger Things AR stickers and League of Legends AR are coming too. Last year Google showed us their commitment to VR, unveiling a Daydream View VR headset, Daydream platform, and Pixel phone. Now exactly a year later, Google is back again with VR updates and an additional focus on augmented reality (AR). New Pixel & […]
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Google Teases League of Legends AR Experience

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Google Teases League of Legends AR Experience
The ARCore experience is coming to Pixel 2. With new updates to Google’s Daydream View headset, the unveiling of Pixel 2, and a preview of AR Stickers that included packs for Stranger Things and Star Wars, Google also teased a slew of new apps and experiences built with ARCore by their partners. One of those […]
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The First ‘Halo’ VR Experience Comes to Windows VR Headsets This Month

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The First ‘Halo’ VR Experience Comes to Windows VR Headsets This Month
We learned back in August that Microsoft was planning to bring content from the iconic Halo series to the Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headsets, and now the company has announced that its coming sooner than expected. Though we’re not expecting a full blown Halo VR game just yet, we will get our first taste of Halo in […]
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Hands-on: ‘Halo: Recruit’ is the First Taste of Halo’s True Scale

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Hands-on: ‘Halo: Recruit’ is the First Taste of Halo’s True Scale
Today Microsoft revealed the Halo: Recruit experience, launching on October 17th for Windows VR headsets. I got to go hands-on with the experience during an event today at the company’s San Francisco developer hub. Among a number of exciting announcements Microsoft made today, including open pre-orders for their range of VR headsets, the company revealed Halo: Recruit, […]
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‘The Exorcist’ Episodic VR Experience Coming to Rift, Vive & PSVR This Month

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‘The Exorcist’ Episodic VR Experience Coming to Rift, Vive & PSVR This Month
Just in time for Halloween, The Exorcist franchise is getting an episodic VR horror adventure, with the first two chapters due in October. Called The Exorcist: Legion VR, the experience promises to let you finally take part in what the creators call “a variety of increasingly disturbing exorcisms” across a five-chapter narrative. Created by Wolf & Wood, the minds behind A Chair In […]
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Al Jazeera Releases VR Documentary ‘I Am Rohingya’

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Al Jazeera Releases VR Documentary ‘I Am Rohingya’
‘I Am Rohingya’ shines on a light on the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims. Virtual reality’s ability to influence users on an emotional level by immersing them in new worlds and situations has made it the perfect tool for documentarians looking to further impact their audiences. Being able to place users directly into the shoes […]
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All In One V2 3D VR Headset Goggles VR Glasses Good Reality Feel Online Watch Video Support Super 3D Image Experience Stereoscopic Vision and Auditory Virtual Reality VR Glasses (No Phone Required)

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All In One V2 3D VR Headset Goggles VR Glasses Good Reality Feel Online Watch Video Support Super 3D Image Experience Stereoscopic Vision and Auditory Virtual Reality VR Glasses (No Phone Required)
If you are boring at home sometimes? See the movies with you phone, pc, but can’t feel the fantastic effect? When you play games, you can’t experience the enjoyment like you are in the world? Take part in a concert, but the fee is too high? The seat is too far, can’t close contact with […]
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HTC Vive Will Give 100% of Holiday App Profits to Developers

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HTC Vive Will Give 100% of Holiday App Profits to Developers
Viveport celebrates it’s first birthday with holiday benefits for committed developers. With the holidays just around the corner everyone is starting to get into the giving spirit. This includes HTC, who despite selling its Pixel smartphone team to Google last week is now giving 100% of its holiday app revenue directly to Vive developers. Normally […]
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Can You Fall in Love in VR?

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Can You Fall in Love in VR?
That’s the question Oculus, Tool of America, and director Kevin Kornish set out to answer with the new experimental VR experience, Fall in Love VR. The collaborators behind the project were inspired to use the high-tech medium of VR as a means to reintroduce a timeless aspect of human life: romance. It was a 2015 New […]
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The Rise of Consumer AR in China

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The Rise of Consumer AR in China
When the smash-hit mobile gaming application Pokémon GO swept the globe last summer, the disruptive potential of augmented reality (AR) was thrust into the spotlight. It became the fastest game ever to reach $600 million in revenue, which it did in just a few months. While time has taken some of the fizz out of […]
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3D VR Headset Technology – Best Virtual Reality Experience For Games & Video – Watch Movies In Breathtaking HD With Your Smartphone Fit Glasses & Helmet – Goggles For Your iPhone & Android Smartphones

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3D VR Headset Technology – Best Virtual Reality Experience For Games & Video – Watch Movies In Breathtaking HD With Your Smartphone Fit Glasses & Helmet – Goggles For Your iPhone & Android Smartphones
Are You Excited To Experience Comfortable & Natural VR?!Virtual Reality doesn’t feel real if your headset is uncomfortable or painful…That’s why ROK AM uses a virtual reality technology that includes SUPER SOFT & COMFORTABLE foam that supports your eyes as well as a design that fits naturally around your face!With this Ultra Comfortable Experience, you […]
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Blocker is a Revolutionary AR Application for Filmmakers

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Blocker is a Revolutionary AR Application for Filmmakers
Filmmakers rejoice! Augmented Reality just made your job a whole lot easier. Much has been made of the storytelling capacities of VR and AR, but what about using them as tools to aid other storytelling media? The recent release of iOS 11 has ushered in a slate of new AR applications into the mainstream, and […]
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VR Shinecon Direct – 3D VR Glasses for 3D Video Movies and Games Immersive Experience, Virtual Reality Headset Compatible with iPhone, Samsung and others from 4.7 to 6 inches Screen (Black)

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VR Shinecon Direct – 3D VR Glasses for 3D Video Movies and Games Immersive Experience, Virtual Reality Headset Compatible with iPhone, Samsung and others from 4.7 to 6 inches Screen (Black)
SHINECON Industrial Co., LTD has focused on top quality VR Glasses over 10 years in China. We have a strong R&D team who keeps developing latest models to meet market demands. We also have a strict quality control system to provide our customers with stable quality products. Quality is our culture. Massive Virtual Reality APPs […]
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Chunnuan UCVR VIEW Virtual Reality VR 3D 360 Degrees Full View Immersive Gaming Experience Glasses Blue For 5 To 5.7 Inch Smarthone (Blue)

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Chunnuan UCVR VIEW Virtual Reality VR 3D 360 Degrees Full View Immersive Gaming Experience Glasses Blue For 5 To 5.7 Inch Smarthone (Blue)
PRODUCTION PARAMETER Size:175*95*80mm Weight:198g Lens:Fresnel Optical lens FOV:MAX 110° ODA:No adjustment,0-800° IPD:Direct Viewing Phone Size:4.7-5.7 Android/IOS/Windows Resolution:1080P Above Material:ABS+PC Buffer Material:Leather+Memory foam Interface:Earphone Product Features UC VIEW 3D virtual reality headset, your private IMAX theater UCVR VIEW custom-made VR lenses offer the most immersive feeling with a 110° Field Of View. IPD adjustable to adapt […]
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Legoland Bringing VR Roller Coaster To Parks This Year

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Legoland Bringing VR Roller Coaster To Parks This Year
LEGO continues the VR theme park trend with new VR attractions at parks. There’s no such as thing as too much LEGO content. Three movies and several video game tie-ins later and the world is still clamoring for more of that sweet plastic magic that made all our childhoods memorable ones. Of course true fans […]
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YouTuber Brings VR To Commodore 64

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YouTuber Brings VR To Commodore 64
The VR64 retro virtual reality headset is as cool as it is totally unnecessary. Remember the Commodore 64 home computer? No? That makes sense. After all, the revolutionary device was released all the way back in 1982, a year some of you younger folks probably consider the stone age. However for many veteran gamers the […]
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The VR Society’s ‘On The Lot’ is Back—and Fully Augmented

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The VR Society’s ‘On The Lot’ is Back—and Fully Augmented
‘On The Lot’ is back—and now featuring AR—October 13 and 14 at The Lot in West Hollywood. Last year, the inaugural VR On The Lot brought together major players from Hollywood, Silicon Valley, Europe, and China for a two-day exploration of the intersection between entertainment and technology. Organized by the VR Society, presented by AMD Studios, […]
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This Free Gear VR Experience Lets You Meet Rembrandt

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This Free Gear VR Experience Lets You Meet Rembrandt
Travel back in time and interact with the famous painter. We already know VR has the stunning ability to teleport you to new locations from the comfort of your home, letting you drop into worlds you can only dream of visiting. But aside from teleportation, VR can also be a time machine, taking you back […]
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Become a Digital Vagabond With Atlas Obscura VR Experience

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Become a Digital Vagabond With Atlas Obscura VR Experience
The multiplatform travel brand comes to VR with a new exploratory app. If you’re looking for more information on the world’s most bizarre and off the beat locations, there’s no better source than Atlas Obscura. Whether it be their website or best-selling book, the popular travel guide has served as an integral tool for travelers […]
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New Trademark Labels HTC Standalone Headset As Vive Focus

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New Trademark Labels HTC Standalone Headset As Vive Focus
This is likely the name of HTC’s standalone VR headset coming soon. When Oculus first revealed its prototype standalone VR headset, code-named Santa Cruz, back in 2016, we all new a response from HTC was inevitable. Earlier this year those suspicions were proven correct when HTC as well as Lenovo announced their own upcoming versions […]
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Report: Magic Leap Could Reach $6B Valuation, First Device Shipping in 6 Months to “small group of users”

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Report: Magic Leap Could Reach $6B Valuation, First Device Shipping in 6 Months to “small group of users”
Magic Leap, the mysterious augmented reality startup with a multiple-billion dollar valuation, could soon be taking on more investments, bringing its total valuation close to $6 billion, Bloomberg reports. Citing sources familiar with the situation, the report contends that Temasek Holdings Pte., a Singaporean investment company, is considering taking part in a new financing round amounting to more than $500 million. […]
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Street View Comes To Google Earth VR

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Street View Comes To Google Earth VR
The new update brings Street View imagery from 85 countries. Last year Google launched a VR version of Google Earth, letting you visit locations around the world in 3D. A favorite app for many, Earth VR lets you fly over a city, stand on top of the highest peaks, or just casually walk down the […]
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Manifest 99 VR Experience Tackles the Difficult Topic of Death

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Manifest 99 VR Experience Tackles the Difficult Topic of Death
Have you ever cried inside a VR headset? You’re about to. I’m not what you would call a “crier.” So when something as simple as an interactive VR experience is able to make me tear up a little bit i’m pretty taken back. But that’s the power of Manifest 99, a VR journey that takes […]
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Ikea Place ARKit App Brings Virtual Furniture Into Your Home

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Ikea Place ARKit App Brings Virtual Furniture Into Your Home
The Swedish furniture retailer is using Apple’s ARkit to help digitally furnish your own space. For years IKEA has been making it insanely easy for its millions of customers to furnish their homes, offices and studios with colorful furniture and affordable appliances. Lately however the Netherlands-based corporation has been experimenting with immersive technology, from an […]
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Inside The First IMAX VR Arcade

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Inside The First IMAX VR Arcade
Update: This article was originally published on February 2, 2017 and has been republished now to coincide with the news that the (surprisingly good) Justice League VR experience will be available for people to enjoy later this year at its locations. Original: We don’t know yet if VR arcades in the United States are going […]
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