Save the Date: First Ever Oculus Gaming Showcase to Be Held April 21

Save the Date: First Ever Oculus Gaming Showcase to Be Held April 21

You can expect new updates to fan-favorite titles, never-before-seen footage from some unreleased games, and a few surprises in store.Cloudhead Games, Ready At Dawn, and ILMxLAB are just a few of the developers participating, with news to share on Pistol Whip, Lone Echo II, and Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge.

AmazeVR Raises $9.5m Towards Immersive Concerts

AmazeVR Raises $9.5m Towards Immersive Concerts

“Working closely with artists and labels over the past several months, it has become apparent that AmazeVR has the potential to take the music industry into the future while completely reinventing the fan experience,” said Ernest Lee, co-CEO of AmazeVR in a statement.

10 Virtual Reality Trends to Look Out for in 2021 and Beyond

10 Virtual Reality Trends to Look Out for in 2021 and Beyond

Through the advent of VR technologies, people can escape into a brand new simulated world, explore all kinds of things, and entertain themselves without ever having to leave the comfort and safety of their own homes.

Potential of Virtual Reality in Aviation and Aerospace Industry

Potential of Virtual Reality in Aviation and Aerospace Industry

With the help of virtual reality technology, engineers will not have to wait for any learning mechanisms, instead, the process of learning will become much faster, as virtual reality creates a simulated environment in which engineers will be allowed to work in virtual an aerospace and view the composite structures, to learn and manage them well.

Think Tank Calls for US Industrial Policy to Combat China's Quest for Tech Dominance

Think Tank Calls for US Industrial Policy to Combat China's Quest for Tech Dominance

If the United States wants to out-compete China in key technology markets, Congress and the Biden Administration must act now, maintained a Washington, D.C. think tank in a report released Monday.The industrial policy outlined in the ITIF report includes a doubling of the R&D tax credit.

PlayStation's commitment is a huge boost to the VR market | Opinion

PlayStation's commitment is a huge boost to the VR market | Opinion

PlayStation's commitment is a huge boost to the VR market | Opinion Far from being a distraction to PlayStation's core strategy, VR is very much a part of it.But PlayStation committing to virtual reality for the new console generation is good news for the entire VR industry.

The Future of Cybersecurity in 2021 and Beyond

The Future of Cybersecurity in 2021 and Beyond

Some enterprises are shifting their business model to focus on virtual workforce, de-emphasizing the need to secure office networks," O'Connor told TechNewsWorld.Another major cybersecurity attack trend focuses on the protective tools and security vendors within the industry, noted Brandon Hoffman, chief information security officer at Netenrich.

Virtual Reality for good: UK uses VR for their largest environmental project

Virtual Reality for good: UK uses VR for their largest environmental project

Serious Labs and Align JV have partnered to provide training through a new VR simulator that allows workers who are currently operating from their homes the chance to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to operate mobile elevator work platforms in a safe environment.

Global EV Sales Growth Leads Industry in 2020

Global EV Sales Growth Leads Industry in 2020

"Europe has shown other markets what is possible when all parts of the puzzle are in place: emissions-based policies with penalties, internal combustion engine vehicle ban target years set, customer incentives, a broad and expanding charging infrastructure, much improved choice of EVs, good EV supply, customer awareness and, ultimately, customer demand," he told TechNewsWorld.

E-Commerce Working Beautifully for the Cosmetics Industry

E-Commerce Working Beautifully for the Cosmetics Industry

"What sets us apart is we've created an expert online beauty assessment that's been developed by a team of data scientists, makeup artists and skin care specialists," Jaleh Bisharat, co-founder and CEO of the cosmetics company NakedPoppy, told the E-Commerce Times.

Wave is pivoting away from virtual reality concerts

Wave is pivoting away from virtual reality concerts

Companies like Wave that offer services and products outside of the traditional gaming ecosystem are so few and far between that news like this is so disheartening.If we want to move the industry beyond enthusiasts and gamers, we need better pricing and more ease of use.

Young Entrepreneurs Bring High Tech to Quell Surgical Fears

Young Entrepreneurs Bring High Tech to Quell Surgical Fears

The PatientPartner program is a perfect blend of what surgeons are needing, what hospitals are providing, and how the industry can participate in patient engagement, Kramb noted.

Half-Life: Alyx Is Not Receiving the Mainstream Recognition It Deserves

Half-Life: Alyx Is Not Receiving the Mainstream Recognition It Deserves

However, most critics have overlooked it for more mainstream recognition, like FPS of the Year or the all-important Game of the Year, and in many cases it’s not even made the nominations.More than merely a sales pitch for VR headsets, Half-Life: Alyx was also supposed to be a transformative moment for the games industry.

20 Most-Read ARPost Articles of 2020

20 Most-Read ARPost Articles of 2020

From the most anticipated VR games in 2020, and reviews of various XR headsets, to the benefits of VR in banking, and AR in the toy industry, these are the 20 stories ARPost readers clicked on the most in 2020.

New 1.6 update for Boneworks adds new vehicles and Hover Junkers map

New 1.6 update for Boneworks adds new vehicles and Hover Junkers map

The first VR game from Stress Level Zero was Hover Junkers, a multiplayer first person shooter that puts players in the driving seat of their own floating vehicle as they duke it out in a post-apocalyptic landscape.Now you can play Hover Junkers with the physics system of Boneworks.

How Has the Oculus Quest 2 Affected VR: A SideQuest Analysis

How Has the Oculus Quest 2 Affected VR: A SideQuest Analysis

"Post-Quest 2" represents download numbers 2 months after the Quest 2 launched (right around Christmas).On average, all items saw a ~101% increase in downloads during this time.

The Best Upcoming VR Games in 2021

The Best Upcoming VR Games in 2021

Also, there are lots of fantasy VR games, creating new and exciting metaverses for players.Wraith: The Oblivion – Afterlife is one of the horror VR games in 2021, where the player is immersed in Barclay Mansion.

Global Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality in Gaming Market Ecosystem Trend, Revenue and Growth rate Analysis along with Decision Intelligence

Global Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality in Gaming Market Ecosystem Trend, Revenue and Growth rate Analysis along with Decision Intelligence

The global augmented reality & virtual reality in gaming market ecosystem was valued at US$ 1340.2 Mn in 2018 and is expected to reach US$ XX Mn by 2023 with a CAGR of 26.6% during the forecast period.

Machine Learning Is Changing the Future of Software Testing

Machine Learning Is Changing the Future of Software Testing

Let's delve into the current state of affairs in software testing, review how machine learning has developed, and then explore how ML techniques are radically changing the software testing industry.Machine learning is designed to make better decisions over time based on this continuing feedback from testers and users.

Facebook's Digital Currency Renamed Diem

Facebook's Digital Currency Renamed Diem

Martha Bennett, a vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research, explained that regulators are concerned that Facebook's global reach could create risk issues for the financial markets if Diem were broadly adopted.

Virtuality Experience Is the Immersive Remote Conference to Attend in December

Virtuality Experience Is the Immersive Remote Conference to Attend in December

“We had to adapt to provide a solution and our industry inspired us to offer you, with Teemew Events, our first tradeshow 100% online: the Virtuality Experience.”.Exhibitors, Speakers, and Talks to Look Forward To. The event has attracted more than 50 exhibitors, including Microsoft, Lenovo, PTC, Taqtile, Healium, and PwC.

The PS5 Haptic System Is An Important Step In Consumer VR

The PS5 Haptic System Is An Important Step In Consumer VR

A mainstream VR motion controller with linear actuators and adaptive triggers could pull off some pretty amazing haptic illusions and once again pull the entire industry forward with next-generation force feedback.

HTC Chairwoman Cher Wang Wins Accenture VR Lifetime Achievement Award

HTC Chairwoman Cher Wang Wins Accenture VR Lifetime Achievement Award

Today, we are proud to announce that Cher Wang, co-founder and Chairwoman/CEO of HTC has been awarded the ‘Accenture VR Lifetime Achievement Award’ by the Academy of International Extended Reality (AIXR).

Innovative Headset Manufacturer IMMY Enters Article 9 Foreclosure, Auctions Assets

Innovative Headset Manufacturer IMMY Enters Article 9 Foreclosure, Auctions Assets

Unfortunately, we recently received news that IMMY has entered Article 9 Foreclosure and is auctioning off assets including patents and equipment.Many of the details about how the headset was intended to actually work were also set out in two publicly available whitepapers published by Magyari.

Kevin Williams: LBVR is not dead, it is rising again

Kevin Williams: LBVR is not dead, it is rising again

The LBE VR industry has been following guidelines since we first deployed VR headsets in public entertainment back in the ’90s , but the reality for the post-COVID outbreak market has been magnified as all cleaning and hygiene are in the public space.

Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality looks like one of Mark Zuckerberg's rare mistakes

Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality looks like one of Mark Zuckerberg's rare mistakes

Although Oculus Gear VR headsets are practically handed out with Samsung smartphones, the company's more expensive Oculus Rift platform doesn't appear to have attracted any real following.I know people who own the PlayStation VR.

Virtual tourism could offer new opportunities for travel industry, travelers

Virtual tourism could offer new opportunities for travel industry, travelers

Their technique involves measuring and then digitizing the curvatures and angles of objects and the distances between them using drone footage, photos and videos, and could make virtual travel experiences more realistic for viewers and help revitalize the tourism industry, they say.

Is the tech industry responsible for the rise of Donald Trump?

Is the tech industry responsible for the rise of Donald Trump?

If the industry did a better job helping society deal with all the disruption that technology throws at it, Trump might have fewer fans than the Tennessee Titans.

Wuchi online

Wuchi online

By the time I send out applications, I want to feel fairly confident in every area -- I say fairly, because I don’t think it’s reasonable to be completely prepared in all of these areas (especially with how varied the interview process still is from company to company for different XR roles).

Is the Gartner Magic Quadrant Obsolete?

Is the Gartner Magic Quadrant Obsolete?

In addition to being inherently subjective, Gartner requires robotic process automation (RPA) vendors to meet stringent specific criteria, including revenue, operating budget, and client number thresholds, for inclusion and even consideration in a Magic Quadrant.