Ready Player Golf and the Future of Fundraising Through VR Sports

Ready Player Golf and the Future of Fundraising Through VR Sports

If you want to see how things work because you’re interested in future events, or if you just want to watch the tournament, it will be streaming on the Ready Player Golf website linked above and on their YouTube channel.

Fun Seekers Revel at Virtual Parties

Fun Seekers Revel at Virtual Parties

While the event landscape has been permanently altered by this shift, people and businesses continue to develop new ways of having fun."Like in-person events, virtual events demand connection with audience members who require a variety of engagement techniques," Lee Frederiksen, managing partner of Hinge Marketing, told the E-Commerce Times.

Oxford VR uses virtual reality to treat social anxiety

Oxford VR uses virtual reality to treat social anxiety

Aside from social anxiety disorders, OVR has carried out other clinical trials, including a VR-based treatment for those with a fear of heights that is now available to some NHS patients in the U.K. The company is also developing similar programs for treating depression and OCD, among other mental health conditions.

Why Virtual Reality Matters To Experiential Marketing [Infographic]

Why Virtual Reality Matters To Experiential Marketing [Infographic]

With 75% of leading brands now making use of VR in their marketing strategies, virtual reality is beginning to have a big impact on consumers.VR has a significant impact on branded experiences but still has to provide value to your campaign as a whole and not distract from your actual marketing message.

The Virtual Reality Benefits You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

The Virtual Reality Benefits You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

We’ll be taking a look at what VR actually is, and the virtual reality benefits you’ve probably never heard of.Stan World is a network built for “Stans” — where fans of artists and celebrities can come together to enjoy various activities like concerts in VR, all while engaging in an interactive experience with their friends and family.

VR: The Technological Game Changer in Professional Training

VR: The Technological Game Changer in Professional Training

According to Danny Belch, the Chief Strategy Officer at STRIVR, VR’s ability to allow the individual to practice their learning in a safe environment makes it a valuable complement to professional training.

Social VR: The Next Frontier of Social Shopping

Social VR: The Next Frontier of Social Shopping

Social virtual reality platforms allow businesses and brands to create their own personalized environments, showcase products and services and engage their customers in virtual reality via avatars. Within social VR stores, people can communicate, engage, provide and get information about products, prices and features.

Facebook and Valve Are On Diverging Paths For VR In 2019

Facebook and Valve Are On Diverging Paths For VR In 2019

A Valve HMD with a wider field of view and hand-strapped Knuckles controllers, as well as upgraded room-scale tracking, sounds like a recipe for an incredible second generation PC VR development kit.

5 Tech Advances That Can Deepen Customer Engagement

5 Tech Advances That Can Deepen Customer Engagement

When integrated with virtual try-on and sales functions, the technology allows users to explore and shop in a virtual store the same way they would at a brick-and-mortar location. Brands can deliver outstanding service to customers through conversational commerce applications like chatbots, messaging apps, voice assistance, and other natural language interactions.

Immersive learning transforming education

Immersive learning transforming education

Together with LEGO Education, Microsoft’s Hacking STEM program (already used by educators in over 75 countries worldwide) will also offer schools a new, free online lesson plan where students use the Pythagorean Theorem to explore and measure topography in 2D/3D space.

Robot drummer posts pictures of jamming sessions on Facebook

Robot drummer posts pictures of jamming sessions on Facebook

To help trigger a sense of believability, the researchers extended Mortimer's capabilities to allow him to take pictures during sessions and post them with a supporting comment to Facebook while also tagging the keyboard player.