Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality is defined as a computer-generated simulation of a three-dimensional image or environment that can be interacted with in a seemingly real or physical way by a person using special electronic equipment, such as a helmet with a screen inside or gloves fitted with sensors.

The Cars Have Eyes! NVIDIA Unveils Self Driving Car System at CES 2016
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The Cars Have Eyes! NVIDIA Unveils Self Driving Car System at CES 2016

NVIDIA held their CES 2016 press event last night. The entire focus was on their ability to make a self driving car safe, and the incredible task of how they accomplish this using computer vision, really fast GPUs and really smart deep learning algorithms. If you haven’t been following this, strap in, this is a very […]

The Po!nt game controller and VR
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The Po!nt game controller and VR

First of all, it is an honour to get invited to post and share some thoughts here. I am hoping to be contributing some insights and elaborate on my view on VR and AR and the needed input devices. As you might read in the bio, I am the creator of the Po!nt game controller […]

JOIN VRUK two day virtual reality film festival
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JOIN VRUK two day virtual reality film festival

On the 10-11th of Feburary, an exciting event will be taking place at Ravensbourne University, Greenwich, London. VRUK: A two-day virtual reality film festival. We’ll have talks taking place from industry leaders such as; Nick Pittom – Creator of the Studio Ghibli inspired virtual reality experiences and part of the team that created Colosse, a […]

Apple Reveals Its Virtual Reality Content With A 360-degree U2 Music Video
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Apple Reveals Its Virtual Reality Content With A 360-degree U2 Music Video

When it comes to surprising technology enthusiasts across the globe, no other tech company can surpass Apple Inc. In a recent development, Apple Inc., which is one of the most famous consumer electronic firms, has come up with its first virtual reality content  in partnership With U2. The tech-giant has landed up in the business […]

Google Cardboard Used By Surgeons To Perform Heart Surgery And Saves A Life
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Google Cardboard Used By Surgeons To Perform Heart Surgery And Saves A Life

Some parents would possibly be adding Google Cardboard to their reports come 2016 especially after the virtual reality (VR) tech as well as the viewer aided in saving the life of a little girl. It was no simply a Christmas sensation, it was a modern technology and medicine in combination saving a newborn’s life that […]

Hands-On With Tommy Hilfiger’s In-Store Virtual Reality Catwalk Experience
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Hands-On With Tommy Hilfiger’s In-Store Virtual Reality Catwalk Experience

Tommy Hilfiger’s fall 2015 catwalk show is currently available and can be watched through the experience of a virtual reality in select stores spread around the world. Through Samsung’s GearVR headset, the shoppers can view a 360 degree 3D runway version as if they are sat on the front row. Hilfiger said: “Through virtual reality, […]

Facebook Working On A VR Teleporter
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Facebook Working On A VR Teleporter

Facebook’s Chief Technical Officer, Mike Schroepfer has announced the company’s plans to build a virtual reality Teleporter for transporting users anywhere in the world – virtually. Perhaps Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus was one of the steps in this direction. Here is what Schroepfer said, “Facebook wants to build a device that allows you to be […]

YouTube Presses Play On Virtual Reality
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YouTube Presses Play On Virtual Reality

If we have benefited from learning over the past ten years at YouTube, it is because of the capturing as well as sharing that videos offer. It’s a great way bringing people together, irrespective of whether there is an Icelandic glacier, a special performance by violinist Tim Fain or maybe just a friend’s birthday party. […]

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