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Full-body Immersion is the Next Major Step in VR Development

The future of VR technology is slowly starting to take shape. A new experiment shows how VR can effectively recreate legitimate user experiences, Known as full-body VR, it is a very different take on immersive technology. Ranging from touching the Amazon rainforest or having a paranormal experience, the potential use cases are nearly limitless. Exploring […]

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VR Startup Co-founder Spent an Entire Week in Virtual Reality

The impact of VR technology on the human body and mind remains unclear. Prolonged exposure to new technology often yields negative long-term consequences. One individual recently spent a week in VR without any breaks in between. A very dangerous concept, although it seems to be quite “enjoyable” for some. Don’t Live in VR Just yet […]

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Is There a Future for Virtual Reality in the Music Industry?

On paper, one would expect virtual reality and music to come together in a meaningful manner. In the real world, however, that correlation is far less apparent at this time. Identifying the key business case for VR in the music industry has proven to be challenging first and foremost. To date, the search is still […]

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Virtual Reality Continues to Make Inroads in the Sports Industry

A lot of industries can benefit from virtual reality technology. Ranging from education to entertainment and gaming, the opportunities are quite interesting. Surprisingly, it seems VR is gaining a lot of traction in the sports industry. New efforts are being launched around the clock, which shows there are still numerous opportunities waiting to be explored. […]

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Google Will Demonstrate its Light Fields VR Technology in August

Google still has relatively high expectations for the virtual reality industry. The technology giant has unveiled a new VR experience which captures and renders high-quality realistic images by using light fields. Welcome to Light Fields is a pretty interesting venture by Google in this regard, as it further paves the way for mass VR adoption. […]

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NBA Broadcasters See Virtual Reality as a Powerful New Frontier

Even though the virtual reality industry is growing, there is still a growing demand for more content. Especially sports watching in VR is quickly becoming very popular. As such, the NBA is looking to break more grounds in this regard. With dedicated commentators for VR broadcasts, things are slowly coming together. The NBA Takes VR […]

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VR Games Breaking Immersion Need to be Punished

Even though virtual reality is still in the early stages, patience is not a virtue. More specifically, those who rely on VR for gaming purposes often face a lack of immersion. Something will need to change in this regard, and preferably as soon as possible. The big question is how this probe can be solved […]

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LiveLike Brings VR Immersion to Non-VR Sports Fans

There has been a lot of interest in watching sports through virtual reality. It is evident this 360-degree field of view is unprecedented and offers a whole new level of entertainment. LiveLike, a US startup, wants to take this concept to a whole new level. Whether it is hockey, soccer, football, or basketball, the games […]

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Theme Parks Willingly Explore Virtual Reality Options

When one visits a theme park, the last thing you’d expect is to don a virtual reality headset. Surprisingly, the reality is very different in this regard. Especially where rollercoasters are concerned, virtual reality has been a powerful marketing tool. Especially now that building new rollercoasters have become too expensive for most parks, a VR […]

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L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files Review – A new Level of Immersive Gaming

The year 2017 has been pretty solid for fans of L.A. Noire. After the game received remasters for all current gen consoles, it now also has a VR game. L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files is a very good game that checks all of the right boxes. It is evident Rockstar Games are certainly on […]