Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Could Make You Hallucinate; Don’t Freak Out

By | Dec 14, 2016 at 11:20 am

The uses of virtual reality have expanded substantially in recent months. While the entertainment industry has staked its claim on the burgeoning technology, everyone from PETA to the Washington Nationals has tried to make virtual reality their own. But now, new research has …

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Kuula Provides a Curated Library of Virtual Reality and 360º Images

By | Dec 9, 2016 at 8:30 pm

Virtual reality (VR) and 360° imaging are hot topics in the technology world. The buzz is so big that they are set to become some of the top sellers for Christmas, with big brands like Google, Samsung and even optics and imaging specialist Nikon, placing high stakes…

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How Virtual Reality Can Help During Natural Disasters [Infographic]

By | Nov 30, 2016 at 2:20 pm

Disasters are inevitable. From tornadoes to hurricanes to earthquakes, mother nature has proven that no amount of technology can get in the way of these catastrophic occurrences. However, with the right training, first responders and rapid response teams can minimize causalities …

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Chicago

InContext CTO Tracey Wiedmeyer on Virtual Reality, Series E & Talent

By | Nov 27, 2016 at 12:45 pm

After raising money from their family over Christmas, Tracey Wiedmeyer the CTO and cofounder of InContext Solutions, built their company to be a leader in scalable virtual reality shopping and retail solutions. InContext Solutions lets manufacturers and retailers simulate real …

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How Virtual Reality Is Helping Veterans Overcome PTSD

By | Nov 11, 2016 at 12:50 pm

When soldiers return from war, there are invisible scars that follow them from the battlefield back home. Veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder could feel they are locked in a time warp and suffer intermittent moments of hell. Symptoms of PTSD may not…

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Los Angeles

How Deepak Chopra Is Using Virtual Reality To Improve Your Health

By | Nov 7, 2016 at 3:30 pm

In addition to being a tool for burgeoning startups and lucrative companies, virtual reality is also a great way to escape the stress of everyday life. Whether you’re whisking away to another planet or sitting by the beach, a little virtual relaxing can do…

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The Secret to Ending VR Sickness? Fake Noses

By | Nov 2, 2016 at 9:15 am

The fake nose is most famous as the main element in a goofy all-in-one disguise that includes glasses and a mustache. You know the one. But in 2017, the fake nose might emerge as the most unexpected yet essential component of the most cutting-edge…

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Valve Has Put Two Popular Games on the Path to Virtual Reality

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 9:15 am

Valve is a video game developer with a huge cult following. When it comes to this industry, selecting tops and lists can be hard, but it is mostly unanimous that Valve is responsible for some of the best and most played games ever –…

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5 Technology Trends That Will Impact the Growth of Startups

By | Aug 5, 2017 at 1:20 pm

Startups are entrepreneurial ventures that aim to develop new innovative products and services in the market. These businesses are generally small-scale partnership firms or companies that work fast to emerge as a successful business. Technology plays a vital role in these …

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7 Women That Rule the Virtual Reality Kingdom

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 10:30 am

Virtual reality is the newest technology waiting to explode into the mainstream. Movie studios are baking it into their budgets. Video game consoles are being created to house the burgeoning tech. Even animal rights organizations are taking advantage of its empathy-inducing …

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Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Will Change Sports Forever

By | Oct 13, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Augmented reality and virtual reality are always looking for new industries to take over. The technology behind AR and VR were initially developed for video gaming, but has since innovated many different fields with everything from seat placement to live stats. Professional …

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How VR Can Revolutionize Professional Training

By | Oct 12, 2016 at 5:50 pm

There are many professions in which making mistakes can be extraordinarily expensive. When a surgeon, pilot, soldier, racecar driver or other professional whose livelihood depends on precision makes an error the result can be damage to extremely expensive equipment. Even worse, …

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Blade Runner Sequel Will Also Be Available in Virtual Reality

By | Oct 10, 2016 at 3:30 pm

With the score of reboots in recent years, fans and viewers alike have insisted that Hollywood is out of ideas. Whether its a new Ghostbusters with an all-female cast or a live-action Power Rangers movie that looks darker than most horror films, directors, screenwriters,…

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Bourne Identity Director to Debut Virtual Reality Mini-Series

By | Oct 5, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Virtual reality is still waiting for its Pokémon Go. While devices have become readily available to consumers and experiences are being had all around the world, the mainstream popularity has still eluded the innovative technology. However, with many production companies …

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San Francisco

Green Screen Institute Sets Sights on $120 Billion AR/VR Industry

By | Oct 4, 2016 at 4:30 pm

In the Sierra foothills some 50 miles northeast of Sacramento, California’s Nevada County has always been the unlikely center for cutting-edge development of video technology. However, the first graduates of a startup incubator for companies in the virtual reality and …

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How Science Is Solving the Virtual Reality Sickness Problem

By | Sep 29, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Virtual reality is on the cusp of going mainstream. Production companies are calling for virtual reality to be baked into the budget of major motion pictures. Video game businesses are dedicating entire departments to creating games that are immersive and exciting. Sports …

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How Virtual Reality Will Impact Your Business In The Next 5 Years

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 5:50 pm

The next five to ten years will be decisive for virtual reality. While consumers today feel a bit intimidated by the price of VR gaming, the interest in the industry is far from going flat. Virtual reality is steadily finding its niche in the market and…