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With locations in San Mateo, Los Angeles, London, Amsterdam and Shanghai, Jaunt VR is an expansive tech company that’s keeping the real in virtual reality. The VR app acts as a platform that hosts cinematic-quality immersive content across subjects like sports, film, nature, travel, the news, and other 360...
The holidays are coming, and VR sales are through the roof. More people are discovering VR is immersive and fits into the home with only a few small modifications. There are several ways to tailor your VR experience, so if you’re considering an upgrade (or a generous gift) this...
Survios is one of the most successful developers of virtual reality games and the creator of Sprint Vector, a fun, stylized game that pushes players both physically and competitively. For the time being, Sprint Vector is only available to play in select arcades around the country. Survios is taking...
A quarterback steps into a sophisticated rig, dons a headset and is immersed in the gleaming daylight of the field. The center snaps the ball and the action stops. The QB can tilt his head and see where his receivers are on their routes, what the coverage looks like,...
Virtual Sports https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZK_mrQXYhRU Play ping-pong on a tabletop or tennis on a full sized court. Use your Vive controller or your Vive Tracker Paddle for an immersive experience that will make you feel like you’re really playing on the court. Chat with opponents to taunt them or use it to spark...
28-year-old and seven-time PGA Tour pro, Rickie Fowler, is working alongside Success Co., a Los Angeles VR studio, to release a VR and 2D golf training experience like no other. The app, Success Series VR Player which can be found on Google Play for mobile devices, is showcasing Fowler’s...
VRFI: Before starting VR Fit in September of 2016, what was your first virtual reality experience? Tim: Like many people, my first VR experience was demoing an Oculus Rift at a Best Buy as soon as the opportunity presented itself. I did the typical passive demo that they offer...
Recently, we wrote about Merrell’s Trailscape experience, a self-contained VR obstacle course meant to show off the most high-tech shoe in hiking. There are some challenges to bringing this kind of experience to the home, so location-based attractions like Trailscape are starting to take off in a big way. The...
Get your team signs and megaphone ready! Groove Jones -- the 360, VR, and AR content creation studio recently announced that Under Armour and the U.S. Army will be hosting their VR experiences for American Football fans this season. Under Armour All-America Football High school football players, their families, and...
Winter is nearly upon us. That means less time outdoors and more time inside. Worry not, VR Fitness Insider is here to ensure that your workouts don’t take a backseat while you resist the elements. This High-Intensity Workout is designed to target the “moderate” and “hard” range and provides a...
Island 359 is a versatile VR adventure and dino-shooter game that will have you breaking a sweat as you shoot, punch or kick dinosaurs in the face. Steve Bowler, Jeremy Chapman, and Mike Fischer are the founders of CloudGate Studio with Chapman and Bowler working as the developers of...
Smartwatches fill an interesting niche today because they aren’t quite fitness tracker or smartphone. The draw comes from a device that is both stylish and practical, but there is a new twist that may augment that usefulness of a smartwatch: the smartphone-based VR platform. VR enthusiasts also want to maximize...
Kingdom of Blades https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1HIedVhcHU This is a two-handed slice em’ up game that takes place in ancient China. As a warrior of the Three Kingdoms, it’s your responsibility to use your blade to do damage against your enemies and gather energy for special casting abilities. There are 3 chapters and 3...
A new study from Tel Aviv University has shown a dramatic breakthrough in how VR improves cognitive and motor function. After utilizing a combination of virtual reality and a treadmill, VR was linked to a decline in falling rates of Parkinson’s patients. This is huge, as it affected even...
Do you want to break away from the boundaries of your living room to play games with a group of friends in VR? The Australian company Zero Latency has come up with a warehouse scale, free-roaming VR game experience you can actually break a sweat in. The Games https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcgX5YDxGJU Grab a...
Boxing is one of those sports that is great for cardio but intimidating for newbies. No one really wants to set themselves up for a potential punch to the nose, so VR is a great way to get the adrenaline from boxing without the potential for concussion. The best kinds...
If you own a 360 camera and want to shoot your own fitness videos, VeeR will help you film video, take still pictures, edit them, and then post them online for the world to see. Virtual and commercial gyms and trainers who own a VR or 360 cameras can...
In 2006, Nintendo launched an ambitious new console they called the “Wii.” They used this name to signify the group gaming capabilities they wanted to launch with the new hardware, and the flagship title was “Wii Sports.” The collection of games exhibited what was possible with peripherals. Wii boxing...
Trainers and everyday normies like you and I can now create VR, AR, and 3D applications at home. What used to only be available to developers, coders and designers, the mystical keyholders to virtual and augmented realms, is now available to everyone with Amazon’s Sumerian. What Is Sumerian? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMIXNu66fxs Named...
Gear owners have something to cheer over now that the S3 smartwatch has been given new functionality with a recent update, which the company has dubbed a “Value Pack”. It will roll out to the Frontier and Classic variants of the device. Included in this free update are several...