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Formula 1 is Coming to VR-capable Devices Near You

An obvious correlation between sports and virtual reality has been apparent for some time now. The latest sports industry to focus on this immersive technology is Formula 1. Parent company Liberty Media will launch a fully immersive 360-degree VR app ahead of the next season. An interesting approach that can make more people excited about […]

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NextVR Tries its Hand at Sports Broadcasting in Virtual Reality

There may be a future for virtual reality in the TV industry after all. Sports fans all over the world are always looking for the best quality and the most immersive experience. To bring a VR spin to regular broadcasts, new cameras will need to be created. Combined with other dedicated developments, the future of […]

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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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The First-ever MLB VR Home Run Derby Tournament is a big Success

The MLB has shown a very keen interest in exploring virtual reality-oriented options The organization even went as far as creating the world’s first VR HR Derby This event has now been won by Charles Smolka. It is another great example of how virtual reality is impacting sports franchises on a very large scale The […]

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Intel Aims to Bring More Major Sports Broadcasts to Virtual Reality

Intel is one of the biggest technology firms on the planet. Their Sports division is now partnering with Altia Systems to live broadcast sports in 3D VR. This is made possible thanks to the latter firm’s new 4K-capable 180-degree 3D live broadcasting cameras. Combined with Intel’s True VR platform, the end result will be rather […]

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Hoverderby may be the Sport to Take Virtual Reality Mainstream

There is an obvious correlation between virtual reality and sports. Not just in terms of content watching, but also as a way to enhance the overall experience. Over in Sansar, there is a new VR action sport hoverderby people may want to check out. It is a user-generated virtual sport, yet one that will certainly […]

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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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Racket Fury: Table Tennis VR Review – Good but Online Mode is Horrible

There are many different types of sports to be enjoyed in virtual reality these days. Table tennis is one of those sports which wills ee some initial success in VR over the coming years. Racket Fury: Table Tennis VR checks a lot of good boxes in this regard, although it is very difficult to be […]