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Virtual reality -- VR for short -- has only recently been breaking into the mainstream, helped along by gaming applications built around the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Sony PlayStation VR platforms. And while these experiences are new and...
Unicef, as an innovation fund of the UN Children’s Fund, has opened up a call for startups that are developing augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) technology to apply for the next cohort they offer by September 17th....
Here’s a statement about exercising indoors that most would likely agree with: it can get downright boring. It’s why gyms squeeze rows of TVs in for treadmill walkers. It’s why companies like Peloton have built displays right into their...
By Anna Rosa Lappalainen, COO and Co-Founder of VizorThe introduction of virtual reality (VR) has not only added depth to how we see the world around us, but also to the endless possibilities of future worlds and experiences we have...
Have you ever wanted to play a game of 3D chess just as Chewbacca and R2-D2 did in Star Wars? Soon, perhaps you can, and in your very own living room without breaking the bank with expensive laser technology....
A consortium led by Soluis Group has announced securing £1 million in funding from Innovate U.K. to develop an Augmented Worker System, which will be used to pioneer the use of virtual reality and augmented reality in the construction...
Virtual reality is growing for consumers and businesses alike in such realms as gaming and advertising. But VR is far more than simply creating worlds to entertain and sell products. Virtual reality can be used to bolster education efforts...
The popular tech news publication Engadget has announced the recipients of its first Alternate Realities grant program, who will have their work showcased at a public event in Los Angeles on November 14. This grant will fund five immersive...
Virtual Reality (VR) is one of the most exciting technologies of the 21st century. The scale of the revolution it can bring to society as we know today is beyond our understanding. VR has the potentiality to alter (partially...
Virtual reality developer Serious Labs, based out of Edmonton, have announced receiving $5 million in Series A funding from United Rentals and Brick and Mortar Ventures. Serious Labs has also received more than $3.5 million in new product development...

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