Virtual Reality Newswire

Virtual Reality Newswire

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  1. Hospitality Needs to Double Down on the Human TouchRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Skift

    ... thought out design: a real-life social network in and of itself. Something much more compelling than some virtual reality headset. In an age of digital overload, simple, human spaces, great service and great food and drink will be even more ...

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  2. Virtual Reality: The New Prototype Is DigitalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Design News

    Visualization and virtual reality platforms have taken on a wide range of design tasks beyond simply showing the visual details of a product. Visualization has become a collaborative tool for showing the details of the object in a stage when it can be easily altered by its community of customers, vendors, and partners.

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  3. Incentivized competitions boost innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Positive Technology Journal

    ... extremely innovative products such as the headset Oculus, which has contributed to the renaissance of Virtual Reality. Incentivized competitions represent a further strategy for engaging the public and gathering innovative ideas on a global scale. ...

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  4. Share on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BGR.in

    ... via Flipkart with a price tag of Rs 4,999, and it also comes with 4G connectivity. More Pushing its virtual reality (VR) dreams, social media giant Facebook on Tuesday acquired Edinburgh-based company Two Big Ears that specializes in spatial 3D ...

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  5. Eurosport VR for French OpenRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Advanced-television.com

    Eurosport has launched Eurosport VR, a new Virtual Reality application to give fans the chance to become immersed within sport. Eurosport VR is ready to download ahead of this year's Roland Garros French Open tennis tournament and will feature daily highlights of the best matches, including 'Shots of the Day', and exclusive behind the scenes footage in VR.

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  6. [Super Rich] Chaebol investing in K-pop industryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... in Korean mobile service company Yellow Mobile in 2014. Its most well-known investment was $12.5 million in virtual reality technology company Oculus VR, that was later acquired by Facebook in March 2014, which increased the investment profits ...

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  7. Facebook acquires Edinburgh audio start-up Two Big EarsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    An Edinburgh-based start-up that specialises in virtual reality audio has been bought by social networking giant Facebook. The deal, for an undisclosed sum, will see Two Big Ears make its software tools available to video developers for free as it seeks to scale up its technology and "continue powering immersive audio experiences".

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  8. Google Wants To Make Everything 'Smarter'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    ... app, Duo, is based on phone numbers and is intended to perform fast even on slow networks. Android and virtual reality: Android N, the newest version of Android, will launch this summer and boast a virtual reality mode that lets developers create ...

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  9. About Google's Daydream VR VisionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Upcoming virtual-reality headsets based on Google's new Daydream VR system won't be as sophisticated as Facebook's Oculus Rift. But they could give more people a taste of VR and make better games and applications affordable.

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  10. Facebook acquires Two Big Ears to ramp up VR dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | India.com

    New Delhi, May 24 : Pushing its virtual reality dreams, social media giant Facebook on Tuesday acquired Edinburgh-based company Two Big Ears that specialises in spatial 3D audio in cinematic and gaming experiences. Facebook will make the Two Big Ears' "3Dception" technology free for developers as part of their new "Facebook 360 Spatial Workshop," technology website TechCrunch reported on Tuesday.

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  11. Mobile Minutes: Data use doubles; Google's bot challenge; Fitbit's inaccuracies; VR hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mobile Marketer

    U.S. mobile customers more than doubled their data usage last year while carrier revenue inched up, according to the CTIA wireless industry trade group's annual survey released Monday. The smartphone boom upended Google's advertising profit engine and it took years for the Internet giant to adjust to the new mobile world.

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  12. Kellogg Co. defeats advertising aversion with Captain America VR gameRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mobile Marketer

    Kellogg Co. is sponsoring a mobile virtual reality game on the heels of Marvel's Captain America: Civil War box office success in which users can become the superhero, cognizant of the pull of non-advertising marketing tactics with consumers.

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  13. Why marketers should act now on Firebase, closely weigh Allo, HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mobile Marketer

    ... notifications,' she said. Google paved the way for a bigger role for chatbots, virtual assistants and virtual reality last week, but these developments could be further off in terms of their impact on marketers. With Firebase, marketers have an ...

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  14. OnePlus launches Loop VR headset; will sell the OnePlus 3 using the VR experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Neowin.net

    Last year, OnePlus held the launch event for the OnePlus 2 in VR and streamed it to various headset users globally. This year the company will be taking things to a higher level with its newly announced Loop VR headset, by allowing customers to order its next flagship smartphone through the virtual reality experience.

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  15. Teen's dream more than a virtual realityRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... that were controlled by new interface methods, but I also got him to test out virtual tourism. So I put a virtual reality headset on him. He wanted to see what the other side of the world looked like." His earlier encounters with Riley made him a ...

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  16. Thousands Converge at IMS2016 to Build Future of Wireless ConnectivityRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Thousands of attendees will convene for the IEEE MTT-S 2016 International Microwave Symposium May 22-27 at San Francisco's Moscone Center to discuss the latest microwave and RF advancements in emerging areas around wireless connectivity. With a theme of "the Gateway to the Wireless Future," IMS2016 will also feature a sold-out show floor with a record-breaking 630 exhibitors from around the world debuting the latest advancements in communications, defense, wearable electronics, medical applications, virtual reality and more.

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  17. TopJoy Launched Advanced and Affordable Virtual Reality Headset Product LineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SBWire

    With the explosion in popularity of virtual reality devices, their use is stretching way beyond gaming. The Hong Kong based company TopJoy recently thanked customers for making their Virtual Reality Headset line a popular product not only with games, but also for a variety of other exciting uses.

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  18. Historians record last look at tanneryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    As the town prepares to knock down portion of the Prime Tanning facility to make way for redevelopment, historians took time to record one last tour. Volunteers with the Berwick Historical Society, using the latest film technique - virtual reality - wandered through the empty tannery, recording one last look at a place that was once the primary employer in town.

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  19. Distracted Driving, considered a Big Issue among HispanicsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Data shows that 83 percent of Hispanics are using their smart phones behind the wheel compared to 71 percent of the general population. On Monday, Webb County Sheriff's Office and AT&T partnered to give students at Martin High School a better understanding of those dangers with use of a 3D virtual reality simulator.

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  20. Mission to Mars in a VR 'three-dimensional time machine'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    A virtual reality trip to Mars developed by Fusion and Nvidia will be released free this fall. It will feature several different excursions on foot and in a virtual Mars Rover on an 8 by 8 kilometer expanse of the Martian surface.

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