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Turner’s TBS Looks to Further Enhance eSports Broadcasts With VR and AR

It is evident innovative technologies tend to come together sooner or later. In the world of gaming, we now see an interesting correlation between VR, AR,¬†and eSports. More specifically, the eSports broadcasts are slowly embracing these two new technologies to improve the overall production value. Enhancing eSports Broadcasts With VR and AR It is quite […]

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Columbia College Announces AR and VR Coding Courses

Virtual reality, as well as augmented and mixed reality, are slowly becoming more popular in the educational sector. More specifically, Columbia College is introducing coding courses for all of these nascent industries, which is rather interesting to keep an eye on. It is an important development in the world of virtual reality, which will hopefully […]

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Ikea Embraces Virtual Reality to Celebrate new Store Opening

One has to commend IKEA for embracing new technologies throughout 2017. It is rather interesting to see this company embrace both AR and VR in quick succession. More specifically, the company is working on incorporating a virtual reality for one of their new US stores. It even features a pillow toss game, which is pretty […]

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Airbnb Aims to Integrate Virtual and Augmented Reality Features Soon

Quite a lot of companies are exploring VR technology as we speak. We have seen this technology make a small impact in the real estate sector already. It seems Airbnb has caught wind of this development, as they want to provide VR previews of rental spots moving forward. A very interesting idea that will only […]

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Amazon Wants to Help Developers Build Better VR and AR Apps

Plenty of mainstream companies have shown an interest in virtual reality technology as of late. That is rather remarkable, considering this industry is still in the early stages. Amazon is one of the bigger names to gamble on VR and AR to take off in the coming years. Their new Sumerian software tools will help […]

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VR and AR Sales are Expected to Boom During the Holiday Season

With the holidays almost upon us, it will be interesting to see what the future holds for VR. It is possible we will see far better sales compared to the previous years. This will mainly be attributed to the rise of augmented reality as well. Both digital and physical sales are expected to increase in […]

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Top 3 Future Business Opportunies for VR and AR

Bringing virtual reality to the masses will be a big challenge. Even though a lot of developers focus on gaming right now, there are plenty of opportunities waiting to be explored. Augmented reality and virtual reality will certainly have some overlap in this regard, that much is evident. Below are some opportunities for both technologies […]

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NASA Lets VR and AR Headset Owners Follow in Curiosity’s Tracks on Mars

Ever since Curiosity visited Mars, people have been wondering what happened to the footage Some information has been made public, but there is still a lot we don’t know. NASA acknowledges this fact and aims to make the journey of Curiosity available in virtual reality. It is accessible through the Access Mars website. Users still […]

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What is the Virtuali-Tee?

Finding useful applications for virtual reality technology on a consumer level is anything but straightforward. Other than playing games or watching sports, there seemingly isn’t much to do. People who want to find out more about how their own body works may want to look at Ed Barton’s new creation. The Virtuali-Tee is an interesting […]

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Augmented Reality Presents More Opportunities Than VR, EA CEO Says

It is always interesting when the entities responsible for content feel virtual technology won’t matter anytime soon. According to Electronic Arts, it will take years before consumers will enjoy a proper VR experience. Augmented reality, on the other hand, is of greatest interest to the company. They feel there is a bigger market in this […]