Is Reality Already Becoming Virtual or Augmented?

Is Reality Already Becoming Virtual or Augmented?

Instead of providing a fully immersive virtual experience, Augmented Reality enhances the real world with images, text, and other virtual information through devices such as head displays, smartphones, tablets, smart lenses, and AR glasses.

Must Read AR/VR Books in 2020

Must Read AR/VR Books in 2020

And these fields are already undergoing a massive transformation thanks to AR and VR.Thus, the editors of this book have decided to focus on the strategic role of immersive technologies in making education, arts, and museum more accessible and more exciting for users.

Save 50% on Orion13 on Steam

Save 50% on Orion13 on Steam

Fight your way through a futuristic robot society using swords, stuns, and shields with a host of colorful friends and foes.Orion13's Arena Mode features endless waves of killer robots and a cross-platform leaderboard updated in realtime.Survival Arena with Online Leaderboard.

Cisco and the Importance of Empathy in a Technology Vendor

Cisco and the Importance of Empathy in a Technology Vendor

Given the tactical focus on revenues being driven into most firms by boards that have way too many hedge fund managers on them and people that only care about short term profits, top executives typically look at customers like a lion might look at a lamb chop.

‘Trover Saves the Universe’ Now Available on Oculus Quest: Interview with Justin Roiland

‘Trover Saves the Universe’ Now Available on Oculus Quest: Interview with Justin Roiland

Justin Roiland: When I first started thinking about Trover Saves the Universe, I wanted to combine an idea I had previously had about a villain who kidnapped a character’s dogs and stuffed them into his eye holes with a fun, humorous, and immersive action-packed platformer that put players front and center of the game while having to work together with the main character to progress.

What is Lost Horizon? When and how to watch the VR festival

What is Lost Horizon? When and how to watch the VR festival

For the full experience you'll need a PC (Mac is said to be "coming soon" - hopefully in time for the event) plus VR headset (which is entirely optional).Using a VR headset means the ability to explore Lost Horizon as a completely interactive simulation - just like a real festival.

Necessity May Give Us a Virtual Court System

Necessity May Give Us a Virtual Court System

While some AI efforts are designed to replace people -- autonomous vehicles are a case in point -- much of the current work is to use AIs to help people make both better and more timely decisions.

Why Phantom: Covert Ops is one of the most immersive VR games of 2020

Why Phantom: Covert Ops is one of the most immersive VR games of 2020

The point is that, when you slip into the world of Phantom, there are considerably fewer barriers to immersion than you’ll find in almost any other VR game.

Why Facebook thinks game-streaming is the future of Oculus VR

Why Facebook thinks game-streaming is the future of Oculus VR

So if what is meant by AAA is the graphic fidelity of Asgard's Wrath, that's not happening on a local headset, for the same reason that people can't get those games to run on phones and anything else that's battery powered and needs to dissipate heat.

Buy Oculus Rift S Virtual Reality System

Buy Oculus Rift S Virtual Reality System

Rift S brings high-performance VR gaming to a wider range of PCs. It delivers stunning graphics and heart-pounding gameplay to desktops and laptops with a quicker, easier setup.Take control with the advanced features of the Rift platform.

Oculus Exclusive ‘Star Wars Vader Immortal’ Coming to PSVR This Summer

Oculus Exclusive ‘Star Wars Vader Immortal’ Coming to PSVR This Summer

You’ve been wanting to try out the Oculus exclusive series Star Wars Vader Immortal since it first came to Rift and Quest last year.

To Engage Remote Audiences, XR Technology Is More Vital Than Ever

To Engage Remote Audiences, XR Technology Is More Vital Than Ever

The goal is to develop a way for thousands of people to enjoy an immersive experience at once, watching their favorite live performances.Thankfully, the virtual, augmented, and mixed reality technologies have advanced to the point that consumers can attend events remotely while fully immersing themselves in the experience.

Bigscreen VR Launches On-Demand Content In Response To Increased Traffic

Bigscreen VR Launches On-Demand Content In Response To Increased Traffic

Since its launch on PC VR headsets back in 2016, socialVR entertainment platform Bigscreen has seen thousands of people from all around the globe jumping into VR to enjoy 3D films like Star Trek: Into Darkness and Interstellar alongside both friends and total strangers.

Swords of Gurrah VR Game Review: Sword Fighting with Friends

Swords of Gurrah VR Game Review: Sword Fighting with Friends

The swings of your weapons will also involve your core a lot as the Claymore and spear weapons require a ton of torquing to effectively use and you will feel it in the abs after a lengthy play session if you go into the game wanting to fight like you really mean it.

Pimax Interview – An Indie Company’s Effort to Push VR Forward

Pimax Interview – An Indie Company’s Effort to Push VR Forward

And we've been experimenting with faster, you know, with the new version of BrainWarp, we hope to achieve stable refresh rates that are fast and once we do, we'll release them for free updates, just like we have on the older headsets.

Bethesda Has “no update” on ‘Elder: Scrolls Blades VR’ Nearly Two Years After Announcement

Bethesda Has “no update” on ‘Elder: Scrolls Blades VR’ Nearly Two Years After Announcement

Bethesda announced The Elder Scrolls: Blades back at E3 2018, promising that the free-to-play title would support VR headsets all the way from standalone to high-end PC.

Stocksynd House on Steam

Stocksynd House on Steam

Stocksynd House is a story-driven virtual reality escape the room style game.Make your way through this creepy house of horrors, solving the puzzles as you go.SyndBox Mode:Want more from Stocksynd House?"Great game, very immersive without the need to depend on jump scares".

Ultra-wide FOV Headset StarVR One Now Available for Purchase

Ultra-wide FOV Headset StarVR One Now Available for Purchase

StarVR One, the ultra-wide field of view (FOV) VR headset, has traveled a long and winding path on its way to launch since it was first announced in late 2018 that developers and enterprise would be able to apply for hardware.

Silica Sol, the Latest VR World Created by Soundscape VR, Now Available for Free

Silica Sol, the Latest VR World Created by Soundscape VR, Now Available for Free

From group listening sessions, to single-user mode exploring the available soundtracks and experiences, the SVR metaverse is the perfect escape for people forced to self-isolate at home.

Half-Life: Alyx - Zero Punctuation - Escapist Magazine

Half-Life: Alyx - Zero Punctuation - Escapist Magazine

Yes, I know humans strive to be upbeat during a crisis, but there’s this one very Resident Evil-y chapter in Alyx where we have to sneak around an indestructible monster who’s this hideously mutated human who will tear us apart if he finds us and looks to be in immense suffering, and then we’re told that their name is Jeff and everyone talks about him like he’s the one asshole in the friend group who keeps hitting on waitresses.

"People are returning, and buying new stuff -- that never happened before in VR"

"People are returning, and buying new stuff -- that never happened before in VR"

"People are returning, and buying new stuff -- that never happened before in VR" Last year brought the next generation of VR hardware, says Ndreams' Patrick O'Luanaigh, and 2020 will see the same revolution in VR software.

Brand NEW Oculus Rift S PC-Powered VR Gaming Headset by Oculus 815820020387

Brand NEW Oculus Rift S PC-Powered VR Gaming Headset by Oculus 815820020387

The microphone keeps turning off after a few hours and only gets better when I unplug and replug it in.Yes, but be prepared to either trade it in for another one if you get bad luck or use an external microphone like on a headset.

Why VR and AR Should Be Part of Your Audience Building Campaign

Why VR and AR Should Be Part of Your Audience Building Campaign

It’s all about patiently refining your audience until you’re confident that you have a solid selection of interested people, then keeping it going as a secondary concern (no targets are perfect).There are many ways to build an audience for your brand, but have you considered embracing new technological possibilities and bringing AR/VR content into your campaign?

Schell Games CEO: ‘Standalone VR Headsets Are Definitely the Future’

Schell Games CEO: ‘Standalone VR Headsets Are Definitely the Future’

You know, we are giving a lot of attention to it as we really think it's the most important platform and so the game I Expect You to Die was a launch title on the Quest.

Valve Revamps Steam Survey to More Accurately Count VR Headsets

Valve Revamps Steam Survey to More Accurately Count VR Headsets

Now the company says it’s revamping the way it collects data to more accurately count VR headsets in use on Steam.Valve tells Road to VR that it’s revamping the way it collects data about VR headsets used on Steam, which should increase the accuracy of the figures in the Survey.

Synth Riders’ Fitness Update Rolls Out ‘Synth Sundays’ Live Workout Classes

Synth Riders’ Fitness Update Rolls Out ‘Synth Sundays’ Live Workout Classes

In addition to Synth Sundays, the Fitness Update for Synth Riders will expand the multiplayer limit from 5 to 10 players per room, add a non-Stop play mode for a continuous workout, offer a larger play area modifier for more body movement, enable players to be represented by avatars in the lobby and gift players bonus song “Phoenix” by Raizer (FiXT Label).

GRIP: Combat Racing on Steam

GRIP: Combat Racing on Steam

GRIP delivers one of the fastest and most unique racing experiences ever as you scale walls, ceilings and anything else you can get your ride onto.Battle it out with online team racing and deathmatch modes.Be the best, beat in-game rivals and rise to the top in the single player campaign.

ASICS goes to VR for latest product launch

ASICS goes to VR for latest product launch

And what better way to showcase ASICS innovation than taking people to a virtual innovation lab that brings our technology to life.".

Petition · Bring VR to XBOX · Change.org

Petition · Bring VR to XBOX · Change.org

Xbox head Phil Spencer has stated there will be no Virtual Reality coming to project scarlett saying "nobody is asking for it".For years now xbox fans have had to sit back and watch as Playstation & PC players enjoy there immersive virtual reality games.

I ate a meal in virtual reality. Here's what it tasted like

I ate a meal in virtual reality. Here's what it tasted like

The couple, along with this writer, were dining companions at a virtual reality meal experience hosted by The James Beard Foundation.The dining experience, called Aerobanquets, was a way to attract new people to the organization, said Mitchell Davis, chief strategy officer at James Beard Foundation.