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Facebook Expands to Enable 360 Photos in News Feeds
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Facebook Expands to Enable 360 Photos in News Feeds

Earlier last week, Oculus announced a handful of new changes to Gear VR, its mobile headset for Samsung phones, along with one big new Facebook feature created with virtual reality (VR) in mind: the arrival of 360-degree photo capability in Facebook’s News Feed. Soon, anyone will be able to upload 360-degree photos to Facebook’s News […]

Huawei: China-based Manufacturer Unveils Gear VR-Style Headset Alongside P9 Flagship Series Smartphones
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Huawei: China-based Manufacturer Unveils Gear VR-Style Headset Alongside P9 Flagship Series Smartphones

Telecommunications giant Huawei expands its product line by launching its own virtual reality (VR) headset, the Huawei VR, alongside its recently announced P9 flagship, at an event in Shanghai, China. While the wearable device strongly resembles the design and functionality of the Samsung VR, the two aren’t necessarily going head-to-head. Huawei is going after the […]

Virtual Reality and Gaming: The Immersion Experience
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Virtual Reality and Gaming: The Immersion Experience

Since its early introduction, virtual reality (VR) has changed the way consumers experience the world around them. Although VR isn’t a new concept, the evolution of gaming gear add-ons, such as Facebook’s Oculus Rift, has achieved a newer, higher level of user immersion aimed at revolutionizing the total gaming and video experience. VR developers are […]

Meta Vision – (Just?) a new Augmented Reality headset revealed
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Meta Vision – (Just?) a new Augmented Reality headset revealed

Meron Gribetz, CEO at Redwood City-based company Meta, recently revealed their next generation product at TED 2016 in Vancouver: The Meta Vision Augmented Reality Headset. And „we’re all gonna be throwing away our external monitors,” Gribetz said. Sorry, but eh, what? To explain this statement, let’s start from the beginning: In the run-up to TED […]

“Excuse Me, But Are You Insane?”  Tales From An Augmented Reality Pioneer (Part One)
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“Excuse Me, But Are You Insane?” Tales From An Augmented Reality Pioneer (Part One)

Since I’ve been immersed in the world of Augmented and Virtual Reality, I’ve discovered 1) most folks are complete novices when it comes to understanding, let alone using, this technology (especially self-professed non-gamers) and 2) when I describe what AR/VR can do, people give me a very strange look. A few have gently inquired, “Uh, […]

4D Immersive Street Art – Virtual Spaces and Environments using my 3D anamorphic art
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4D Immersive Street Art – Virtual Spaces and Environments using my 3D anamorphic art

Video Throwback time…  Before the stampede for getting into the VR AR rush, I saw the possibilities in somehow connecting a live art form, 3D street art into virtual spaces such as Second Life and other platforms in the mid 2000’s. As my SL avatar at the time, Chalkfan Streeter, I tried out placing street […]

4D Immersive Street Art – A New Terminology for Chalk and Pavements…
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4D Immersive Street Art – A New Terminology for Chalk and Pavements…

  So what is 4D? As an early adopter of what is becoming known as emerging technologies, Art for After Hours and its founder Anthony Cappetto say what it isn’t – its just not a vertical panel and a ground panel put together alone. (or in this case, a ground drawn piece but the premise […]

4D 3D Augmented Virtual Reality Street Artist: Anthony Cappetto
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4D 3D Augmented Virtual Reality Street Artist: Anthony Cappetto

My name is Anthony Cappetto, an augmented virtual reality street artist and I am presenting my first of many posts about my thoughts and my developing initiatives integrating (or ‘blending’) my dedication to an art form with roots in the Renaissance with the unfolding developments of emerging technologies such as augmented and virtual reality such […]

Landmark Bringing A Virtual Reality World’s Fair
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Landmark Bringing A Virtual Reality World’s Fair

A Virtual Reality World’s Fair Technology has found its way into the big ideas of the Landmark Entertainment Group. This global entertaining and design firm revealed on Thursday that it is in collaboration with Pavilion of Me creating virtual reality experience known as the Virtual World’s Fair that would be launched in 2017. The President […]

Oculus Rift Changing The World of Art And Design
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Oculus Rift Changing The World of Art And Design

Rafman’s Exhibition in London a Virtual One If you are new to the exhibition in London, you’d confront the wander woods and monsters in the scary and dark virtual reality world. However, it is not the art in it that’s astonishing, it is the technology itself that amazes. While walking through the dark, scary tunnel […]

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