On this episode of AutoblogVR, pop a squat inside an actual, functional mech suit. If you have a VR headset, you're gonna want to pull it out for this one. Continue reading Experience this real-life mech suit in virtual reality | AutoblogVR Experience...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Legoland is climbing aboard the virtual reality bandwagon, even as other theme parks seem to be reconsidering the push toward adding VR to attractions. Legoland announced that it will add a VR overlay to its Project X roller coasters in Florida, Germany, and Malaysia, transforming the rides into The Great Lego Race VR Coaster. Show More Summary
“Fall in Love VR,” for the Oculus Rift, shows how integrating natural-language processing in virtual reality can create a sense of real intimacy. In 2015, The New York Times caused quite a stir by publishing “The 36 Questions That Lead To Love,” based on work by the psychologist Arthur Aron. Show More Summary
Tool of North America, Mark Zuckerberg-owned Oculus and director Kevin Cornish today are launching an experiential virtual reality effort, Fall in Love VR, which was inspired by The New York Times‘ article “The 36 Questions That Lead...Show More Summary
Apple has said it's going all-in on augmented reality, a new technology that uses advanced cameras and sensors to understand the world around our devices. Occipital is a startup that's been creating augmented reality hardware and software for years. Show More Summary
Digital technology has become an integral part of our everyday lives. So it was only a matter of time before the ways people interact with the past and ancient artefacts in museum settings became digital, too.
From Super Bowl 51 to the recent Gold Cup broadcasts, Fox Sports has been ramping up its virtual suite tech to let viewers view big sporting events in virtual reality. Now the broadcaster, in association with fast-food company Wendy's...Show More Summary
Fox Sports has steadily gotten more involved with virtual reality, previously offering premium viewpoints for basketball tournaments, soccer, tennis, and even the Superbowl through their Fox Sports VR app. On September 23rd, the company...Show More Summary
Virtual Reality, as an emerging medium, has been explored in a variety of ways. Researchers have come up with their own interpretations of Virtual Realities that include the Mixed Reality, Unreality, Virtual Reality, etc. Nevertheless, neither differentiating... Read More
Wearing virtual reality goggles, Jordan Holler was hard at work taking apart muscles inside of a body.
The upcoming virtual reality experience will be released in Japan on September 20.
Entrepreneurs building companies around augmented reality, virtual reality and computer vision have a new funding source to help kick-start their businesses. Shasta Ventures announced a new “Camera Fund” today that’s designed to provide an early infusion of cash for those companies. Shasta expects to provide 20-30 companies with $100,000 each, prior to even their seed […]
Google Earth VR is getting a little update today that brings your views to street-level in the world-exploring virtual reality app. The app is adding Street View into the app so that users can easily transition between 3D satellite views and 360 camera captures on the ground level. Show More Summary
Curious to know what a near-death experience feels like, but without any traumatic event inducing it? Thanks to the wonders of virtual reality, you now can! The Flatline Experience is a VR trip to the Other Side. Literally. It’s not a “game” per se. Since I haven’t had the pleasure of experiencing it yet myself,...
Most virtual reality games are leaving me cold these days. The latest shooting gallery doesn’t even register in my brain anymore, and even the more original games have to get some buzz before I’ll try them. Thankfully, Lone Echo has picked up enough hype that I took the time to sit down with my Oculus […]
Former ABBA keyboardist Benny Andersson revealed that the group is planning to reunite, at least as digital avatars, for a possible tour in 2019. Andersson teased the news while he was promoting Piano, his latest solo piano album and said the project would feature the form members of ABBA in...
A new trademark filing from HTC suggests that we are nearing some type of announcement regarding the standalone VR headset that was teased back in February.
We played a virtual reality horror game set in an abandoned hospital and it was absolutely terrifying. The game is called Hospital Escape Terror and the aim is to escape within the time limit, but there are surprises on the way. YouShow More Summary
On the heels of settling a sexual harassment lawsuit earlier this month, the founders of virtual reality startup Upload have broken their public silence with an apology for how they handled the issue. The lawsuit was filed in the spring and was settled earlier in September. However, it was apparently only as the New York Times was […]