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The BBC is Bringing Doctor Who to Virtual Reality

Over the past few months, the BBC has shown a keen interest in virtual reality. Ranging from special experiences to broadcasting the Olympics, no effort is spared. It now appears the broadcasting company will introduce a Doctor Who VR experience. It will become to all major VR headsets at some point in 2019. Doctor Who […]

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BBC Unveils Second VR Documentary Narrated by Alastair Leithead

The BBC has shown a great interesting in exploring the boundaries of virtual reality technology. In its latest creation, viewers can travel up the Congo River. This is another attempt at creating quality VR content which also serves an educational purpose first and foremost. Another BBC VR Documentary There is a growing need for better […]

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BBC Announces First-ever VR Prom for Classical Music Fans

The BBC has made its impact on the VR industry over the years. Their broadcast of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in VR has not gone by unnoticed. In a new effort,┬áthe broadcaster will host the world’s first virtual reality Prom. For classical music enthusiasts, this is an event to look forward to. The audiovisual […]

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Major Marine Imaging Firm Develops VR System That Films Deepsea in 8K HD

Earlier this month, Marine Imaging Technologies, the official partner of National Geographic and BBC, has introduced a technology that enables filmmakers and education centers to create footage of underwater life and deepsea terrain in 8K HD, through the use of a highly sophisticated VR setup. The system aptly labeled ‘Hydrus VR’, makes use of ten […]

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BBC Announces a new TV Show Merging Home Renovation With Virtual Reality

There are many different use cases for virtual reality technology. The BBC, a major broadcasting network in the United Kingdom, is using VR for home renovation. It is not the first time the network shows an interest in this technology either, which further confirms virtual reality is here to stay. Home Renovation Meets VR Whenever […]

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Broadcasters like BBC are Airing World Cup Using VR, Placing Viewers in Stadiums

Over the past two years, since the beginning of 2017, major broadcasters, television network operators, and sports associations have spent billions of dollars in an attempt to commercialize virtual reality (VR) and use the technology to provide a more realistic image of professional-level competition. In 2017, for instance, NBA revealed its strategic partnership with $255 […]

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BBC Will Broadcast 33 World Cup 2018 Games in VR for Free

Sports are of great interest to virtual reality enthusiasts. Various franchises have made it clear they will broadcast different sports events to VR headsets in the years to come. The BBC, UK’s main broadcast network, will stream its 33 Word Cup 2018 matches to virtual reality users in the UK at no additional cost. Watching […]