Wearable Device Aims to Diminish Distractions, Sharpen Focus

Wearable Device Aims to Diminish Distractions, Sharpen Focus

Foci is a "Focus Wearable" device by U.K.-based company Tinylogics that combines cognitive biometrics with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to help you focus better.This user guide did not help get the wearable device paired to the Foci app.

Facebook Announces Multi-User Support And App Sharing For The Oculus Quest

Facebook Announces Multi-User Support And App Sharing For The Oculus Quest

Any VR app developer who has a game or experience in the Oculus Quest store will automatically be opted into Facebook’s App Sharing feature beginning February 13, 2021 .

What is Virtual Reality Data Visualization?

What is Virtual Reality Data Visualization?

What is really interesting, is that you can invite your colleagues to view the virtual graphs in VR, create different scenarios and change data as per your need and requirement just like you do in an excel sheet.

VR Start-Up TransfrVR announces $12M in Series A Funding

VR Start-Up TransfrVR announces $12M in Series A Funding

TransfrVR, a VR training start-up aiming to provide immersive learning for the unemployed, have today announced $12 million in Series A funding.This work is helping to bridge the gap between unemployed workers and hands-on, technical skills training required in fast-growing fields across our state.

Interactive virtual reality emerges as a new tool for drug design against COVID-19

Interactive virtual reality emerges as a new tool for drug design against COVID-19

Bristol scientists have demonstrated a new virtual reality [VR] technique which should help in developing drugs against the SARS-CoV-2 virus -- and enable researchers to share models and collaborate in new ways.

Facebook Is Permabanning Oculus Quest 2 Owners for Owning an Oculus Quest 2

Facebook Is Permabanning Oculus Quest 2 Owners for Owning an Oculus Quest 2

Presumably, Facebook will fix this account-banning issue, but readers who encounter it are advised (by myself) to box their Quest 2 back up and return it to the store.If the Oculus Quest 2 lacked mandatory Facebook integration I’d be willing to recommend it to anyone whose eyes could use it.

Understanding Layers of Oppression Through Virtual Reality

Understanding Layers of Oppression Through Virtual Reality

As the saying goes, “Never judge a man until you’ve walked a mile in his shoes.” Inspired by this adage, Cogburn and her team created virtual experiences that capture the racial inequalities that black people face at various points of their lives.

Rendever Announces Addition of EnvisionHome Solution to VR Experience Platform

Rendever Announces Addition of EnvisionHome Solution to VR Experience Platform

With the help of Rendever, hundreds of thousands of residents of elder-care facilities have spatially engaged with loved ones, relived personal memories, and explored new places.

Relativty an Open-source VR headset for $200

Relativty an Open-source VR headset for $200

We designed an affordable motherboard that runs the Relativty Firmware, it is based on the Atmel SAM3X8E ARM Cortex-M3 processor and uses an MPU-6050 as it’s IMU.Relativty headset runs a 2K dual-display at 120FPS.

Google to produce augmented reality-based microscope for cancer diagnoses in DoD project

Google to produce augmented reality-based microscope for cancer diagnoses in DoD project

Google to produce augmented reality-based microscope for cancer diagnoses in DoD project.Google Cloud is working with the US Department of Defense (DoD) to deliver an augmented reality (AR) microscope for cancer diagnoses.

Paralax Vr Aim Trainer on Steam

Paralax Vr Aim Trainer on Steam

“The price is likely to increase with the full release, the amount at which it increases will depend on the player base and the cost of maintaining the game.” How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

Mercedes + Nvidia Could Catch Tesla and Create a Truly Smart Car

Mercedes + Nvidia Could Catch Tesla and Create a Truly Smart Car

So if you take the leader of car intelligence, one that understands concepts like PCs as a service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (Saas), you have the potential to redefine the car market with a more engaging solution than Tesla now offers -- and you have the potential increased economies of scale provided by the combined Mercedes/Nvidia partnership.

NIH Awards Grant to Rochester Institute of Technology to Treat Stroke Patients Using Virtual Reality

NIH Awards Grant to Rochester Institute of Technology to Treat Stroke Patients Using Virtual Reality

Moreover, patients will be able to have the therapy at home, as the new technology is more affordable and easier to use than standard eye trackers.And this grant will help the RIT research team to develop an eye tracker system that patients can use themselves.

Save 10% on Flying Hero VR on Steam

Save 10% on Flying Hero VR on Steam

We believe this time well be enough to gather feedback and apply necessary changes and improvements to the game.” How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

Daisy Ridley to Star in Baobab Studios’ VR Short ‘Baba Yaga’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Daisy Ridley to Star in Baobab Studios’ VR Short ‘Baba Yaga’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Virtual Reality producers Baobab Studios have announced that “Star Wars” actor Daisy Ridley will headline the company’s next VR project, “Baba Yaga,” presenting a Work in Progress panel at this year’s online Annecy Intl.

How Self-tours are Changing the Leasing Game

How Self-tours are Changing the Leasing Game

With more and more prospects looking for faster ways to lease homes, Self-tours help make leasing more efficient and convenient for everyone.Onerent data also reveals 56-percent of renters prefer a digital experience when renting, making Self-tours an opportunity for real estate investors.

Facebook’s AI-created virtual memories are magically haunting

Facebook’s AI-created virtual memories are magically haunting

At the F8 keynote this week, head of social VR Rachel Franklin showed off an experimental feature where Facebook's machine learning algorithms could convert a 2D photo or video into a virtual three-dimensional environment through point cloud reconstruction.

AR and VR headsets to see short-term Covid-19 decline – but IDC notes positive long-term outlook

AR and VR headsets to see short-term Covid-19 decline – but IDC notes positive long-term outlook

IDC has forecast a decrease in augmented (AR) and virtual reality (VR) device shipments in the first half of 2020 due to supply chain disruptions caused by the recent Covid-19 outbreak – but says the long-term landscape is strong.

Oxford VR secures $12.5 million investment to help VR for mental health mission

Oxford VR secures $12.5 million investment to help VR for mental health mission

VR 360 is a news, analysis and opinion site devoted to virtual reality technology, promoting thought leadership from leading brands and platforms and collaborating with industry bloggers to deliver insight, reviews and strategy for all aspects of the ecosystem, from developers to CIOs. UK-based Oxford VR has announced $12.5 million (£9.63m) in a series A funding round led by Optum Ventures and supported by Luminous Ventures.

New Website Aims to Help People Access COVID-19 Testing

New Website Aims to Help People Access COVID-19 Testing

The new website launches were among a number of things Pichai said the Alphabet companies were doing in response to the spreading coronavirus, including the following: Taking down thousands of dangerous or misleading videos about the virus on YouTube and removing false and harmful information on Google Maps, such as false reviews and bogus information about healthcare locations.

Nvidia's calling on gaming PC owners to put their systems to work fighting COVID-19

Nvidia's calling on gaming PC owners to put their systems to work fighting COVID-19

The program links computers into an international network that uses distributed processing power to chew through massive computing tasks - something that gaming-grade GPUs are quite good at, as it turns out.

The Rec Room opens eighth Canadian location in Winnipeg

The Rec Room opens eighth Canadian location in Winnipeg

The new complex is more than 42,000 square feet and offers food, live entertainment, gaming and more.“This is great place to share memories, share experiences, be social and competitive and really enjoy each other’s company,” said vice-president of operations and guest experience Christina Kuypers.

I long to see my dead dad – but I'm unsure virtual reality's the answer

I long to see my dead dad – but I'm unsure virtual reality's the answer

My dad took his life when I was five years old, and I’ve thought a million times about conversations I’d have loved to have with him.As with everything tech, the difference that virtually reanimating the dead makes to the human world depends entirely on how it’s implemented.

Virtual Reality Applications That Can Help Save Lives

Virtual Reality Applications That Can Help Save Lives

No longer just for immersive entertainment, virtual reality applications now help save lives.VR simulation technology enables better medical training , more effective health therapies, and enhanced disaster management training.Aside from improving healthcare and medicine, VR technology also enhances disaster preparedness and crisis management.

6 Ways Businesses can Enrich Experiences with Virtual Reality Apps in 2020

6 Ways Businesses can Enrich Experiences with Virtual Reality Apps in 2020

Virtual Reality apps are no longer hidden in the pages of a fantasy novel; you can actually use them to enrich the business experience and engage users.

Mojo Vision’s Smart Contact Lens Puts An AR Display Directly On Your Eyeball

Mojo Vision’s Smart Contact Lens Puts An AR Display Directly On Your Eyeball

Focusing on an eyes up experience the company refers to as “Invisible Computing,” the Mojo Lens is designed to provide users with relevant information without having to look down at a separate device like a smartphone or computer, thereby keeping the user’s attention focused on their real-world surroundings.

Pixel Ripped 1995 on Steam

Pixel Ripped 1995 on Steam

Pixel Ripped is back with a brand new nostalgia-fueled virtual reality game-within-a-game, this time in the year 1995!With 6 fully original and highly differentiated levels, where each one feels like an entire new game, Pixel Ripped 1995 is an incredible journey for both VR and retro gamers.

Salary and Satisfaction Survey for 2019/20

Salary and Satisfaction Survey for 2019/20

This survey is designed to help the Games and Interactive industries gain deeper insight into salaries and satisfaction levels.Section 2 - Job Satisfaction and The Industry (4 minutes).Also, please be aware that the comments you make may be used anonymously in our results.

Dark Dread by Andy Grutter

Dark Dread by Andy Grutter

"I really enjoyed playing this game especially the fact that there was barely any use of jumpscares in this game, Liked how the only way you could hide was by using the dark, I got really anxious whenever I heard his heavy breathing around me and the story was pretty good.

Virtual Reality as a Solution to Bullying Through Empathy and Learning

Virtual Reality as a Solution to Bullying Through Empathy and Learning

Just as VR is helping healthcare providers empathize with their patients as well as provide solutions, virtual reality in education is training teaching professionals and students to interact in ways that leave everyone unscathed and allowing teachers to act when their duty to our youth calls the strongest.