Typography in virtual reality: the new frontier

Modern typography marches in lockstep with technology, as it has since the written letter’s infancy hundreds of years ago. In the 21st century, the newest frontiers for typography are the worlds of virtual, mixed, and augmented reality. These brave new design environments put fresh demands on type designers as well as graphic designers, and raise […]

Google Daydream Aims to Make Virtual Reality Mobile

The challenge of making virtual reality as universal as smartphones is being tackled by virtually (no pun intended) every tech company in the world. According to Digi-Capital, the combined markets of VR (virtual reality) and AR (augmented reality) are expected to reach $150 billion by 2020, giving the first company that makes the technology affordable […]

Samsung Acquires Viv Labs in Bid to Compete with Apple and Microsoft in Virtual Assistance

In the midst of controversy over its troubled Galaxy Note 7 device, Samsung (KRX:005930) is staking claim to another expanding market with business implications, Artificial Intelligence. The company recently announced it is acquiring AI developer Viv Labs in a clear attempt to gain ground on competitors like Apple, Microsoft and Google.  The race to have […]

Samsung Gear 360 – A “Virtual Reality” Camera in the Palm of Your Hand

The 360-degree video capture market is relatively new, but many see the technology as a stepping stone for virtual reality (VR) content. A truly immersive VR experience requires cameras that are capable of capturing everything a person sees in front of them. And that is what the new Samsung Gear 360 is designed to do, […]

Could Business Meetings of the Future Be in Virtual Reality?

A new offering from virtual reality company Oculus, now owned by Facebook, could have interesting implications for small businesses. Oculus Rooms and Parties are new features for Gear VR users. They’ll also be available on Oculus Rift devices in 2017. Parties are essentially group voice calls that take place in virtual reality. You can add […]

Google Daydream Aims to Make Virtual Reality Mobile

The challenge of making virtual reality as universal as smartphones is being tackled by virtually (no pun intended) every tech company in the world. According to Digi-Capital, the combined markets of VR (virtual reality) and AR (augmented reality) are expected to reach $150 billion by 2020, giving the first company that makes the technology affordable […]

Sony PlayStation VR Goes on Sale, Brings Virtual Reality to the Masses

Sony PlayStation VR Goes on Sale, Brings Virtual Reality to the Masses HIGHLIGHTS Sony is betting that it has a better package for mainstream consumers Sony has to sell a lot of devices to attract talented game developers Early reviews have praised its design, affordability and comfort When the PlayStation VR goes on sale Thursday, […]

Formula E to Maintain Las Vegas Virtual Race

Formula E, the world‘s first completely electric powered car racing series, is making plans a Virtual race in Las Vegas next January with a probable $1 million jackpot for the winner. collection chief govt Alejandro Agag instructed Reuters on Tuesday that the occasion, pitting ordinaryrace drivers towards a handful of enthusiasts on simulators, should even […]

Valve Releases New device to help Create virtual destinations

HIGHLIGHTS Valve is liberating the gear it makes use of internally to create VR scenes. The equipment permit users to feature interactive elements and sounds. Examples shown consist of Martian landscapes and sci-fi designs. quickly, you might be capable of build a digital getaway that others can visit the use of their virtual factheadsets – […]

Valve Releases New tool to help Create virtual locations

HIGHLIGHTS Valve is freeing the equipment it makes use of internally to create VR scenes. The equipment permit customers to add interactive elements and sounds. Examples shown include Martian landscapes and sci-fi designs. soon, you is probably able to construct a digital getaway that others can visit the usage of their digitalreality headsets – Valve […]