Vive Focus and Oculus Santa Cruz – The next generation of VR?

2018-06-20T19:29:30+00:00 June 20th, 2018|VR News|

The forward march of technology never slows. As quickly as the HTC found success with the Vive and Oculus with the Rift, these relatively young tech giants are ready to follow up with new and improved hardware options. Taiwanese competitor, HTC, are following up on their market-leading Vive and Vive Pro headsets with a brand [...]

Magic Leap – The Story So Far

2018-05-10T23:29:24+00:00 May 10th, 2018|VR News|

Tech geeks of old forewarned us that every home would one day include a personal computer, that the Internet would transform the way in which we live and that mobile phones would quickly evolve into pocket-sized supercomputers - but something about human nature means that big promises of a better life through technology are often [...]

Virtual Reality – Making Health and Safety Training More Engaging

2018-05-03T18:14:02+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|VR News|

Many of us playfully moan about the rise and rise of health and safety rules, but ultimately we all benefit from living in a safer world than our parents and grandparents did. However, companies and organisations aiming to train staff in health and safety face a major challenge - health and safety training is [...]

Getting Fully Immersed at the “Star Wars: Secrets of The Empire” VR experience

2018-04-16T13:04:11+00:00 April 10th, 2018|VR News|

VR-based entertainment is most certainly creeping it’s way into the homes of gamers and enthusiasts, but it’s Stratford’s Westfield shopping center where the wider public are getting their first taste of the fun that can be had while wearing a VR headset. “Star Wars: Secrets of The Empire” is a VR experience being hosted by [...]

Virtual Experiences For The Travel Enthusiast

2018-02-27T22:43:55+00:00 February 27th, 2018|VR News|

Armchair travel has never been taken so literally before. For the cost of a cheap, really cheap, airline ticket you can now jet around the world, in first class, and never leave the ground. Brought to you by First Airlines, which is being described as the ‘world’s first virtual airline’, the service comes in two [...]

Virtual Reality Takes Center Stage in “Ready Player One”

2018-04-16T13:16:42+00:00 February 27th, 2018|VR News|

Seeing The Matrix was many a geek’s first time imagining people living out their existences in a life-like virtual world. Ever since that seminal film graced the silver screen in 1999, sci-fi fans and luddites alike have pondered how human culture will evolve when virtual reality and virtual worlds inevitably become more immersive, more convincing [...]

2018 The Year That Big Business Will Adopt Augmented Reality

2018-04-16T13:14:23+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|VR News|

Virtual Reality Started the Revolution, Now its Augmented Reality’s Turn Virtual reality has gamers and geeks around the world itching for more immersive digital experiences, be they video games, 360 videos or virtual tours. It’s augmented reality (or AR) however, that appears to be transforming the way in which many of the biggest businesses on [...]

Chinese Startup Pimax Make Big Promises to VR Fans

2018-04-16T13:21:31+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|VR News|

Do you remember the first time you tried VR? Newbie users tend to have the same reaction - their minds blown by the realistic and immersive power of the technology. For many, feeling transported to another world or simply interacting with a computer in such a futuristic fashion is a genuinely surreal experience. The new [...]

5 Virtual Reality Trends of the Future

2018-02-02T20:07:19+00:00 January 17th, 2018|VR News|

Virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality are applications that are still babies in the perspective of their growth as technologies. However, they are certain to have an impact on the future of technology and the world. VR trends are changing the way customers and designers interact, making communicating more effortless and effected, creating more [...]