Arsetto Corsa now has official VR support for headsets other than the Oculus Rift. In its latest patch, the game now has native support for the HTC Vive and OSVR’s various supported headsets, thanks to the OpenVR framework. The post Arsetto Corsa adds native Vive and OSVR support with OpenVR appeared first on Digital Trends.…
24-year-old Product Design student Gareth Walkom has developed VR software designed to help individuals work through social anxieties and speech disorders by confronting a range of virtual scenarios.
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The March Madness Live VR app will provide six of the 15 remaining games of the NCAA Tournament in virtual reality for a fixed price. Six games can be purchased for $8 and will feature multiple courtside cameras and commentary. The post Watching NCAA’s March Madness in virtual reality will cost you a few bucks…
Using 275 million records and an MMORPG, a team of international researchers attempts to reveal how humans will behave as the end of days approach.
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Although virtual reality and augmented reality industries are still in the latent stages, they are growing and the IDC believes that by 2021 more than 100 million headsets will ship in that year alone.
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Apple has a substantial team working on augmented reality, with a view to making certain functionality available via the iPhone, with dedicated hardware to follow once users are acclimatized.
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AccuWeather recently debuted a new VR experience called AccuWeather — Weather for Life, which promises users “engaging 360 video content, current weather conditions, a daily and hourly forecast,” and more.
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Since 2013, Patagonia aimed to help protect Bears Ears National Monument in Utah. Its latest initiative is a collection of interactive 360-degree films which highlight the cultural and recreational importance of the region.
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Need to know just where the Milky Way will be in the sky, to scout a location or calculate depth of field? PhotoPills, previously available on iOS, is now on Android.
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Mixed reality doesn’t often have the clarity of virtual reality, but that could change with Avegant’s Light Field technology, which can let you view augmented reality objects in multiple vocal planes.
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Virtual reality developer Triangular Pixels is tackling the important issue of pets getting in the way during virtual reality gameplay by strapping HTC Vive sensors to curious cats.
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Google has announced that YouTube is working with Daydream to make 360-degree and VR video even better, bridging the gap between what our eyes are capable of perceiving and what today’s internet connectivity and devices can provide. The post YouTube and Daydream are collaborating on making VR video more realistic appeared first on Digital Trends.…
A recent test has emerged showing the GeForce GTX 1060 outperforming AMD’s Radeon RX 480 card in VR games for the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. The testing shows the delivered and unconstrained frames generated by each card per second. The post Testing shows Nvdia’s GeForce GTX 1060 outperforming AMD’s Radeon RX 480 in VR…
Getting on to the VR bandwagon might be costly and require a high-end PC, but Newegg’s latest deal gives away an RX 480 graphics card with the HTC Vive headset, making it easier than ever to get yourself VR ready. The post Newegg is giving away RX 480s with HTC Vive purchases appeared first on…
Sony wants to take augment VR by allowing users to share the perspectives of other users as well as their own. The company calls this “superception,” and it promises to add another layer to the VR experience. The post Sony’s ‘superception’ VR tech could let users see virtual worlds through another’s eyes appeared first on…