Augmented reality and the future of events planning

AR (augmented reality) has been around the consumer market for a while now, most notably in Samsung’s earlier handsets, but leave it to Apple to really bring it into focus. The next line up of handsets to come out of the iStable will all be saddled with Apple’s new ARKit; a free software update for [...]

2018-01-15T18:51:19+00:00 November 5th, 2017|VR News|0 Comments

Google Chrome Gets The VR Treatment

Web browsing just got a lot more interesting with the arrival of VR support in Google Chrome for mobile. Google is always pushing search forward but Chrome rarely gets any love beyond various minor updates and bug fixes. All of that is set to change, however, at least it is if you are the proud [...]

2017-09-28T12:08:49+00:00 September 28th, 2017|VR News|0 Comments

VRE build a Hololens Application for Havaianas in Europe

Havaianas contacted us for an urgent piece of work requiring development of a Hololens application for their European launch event showcasing their brand new flip flop ranges. It was an interesting project for VRE and a new challenge for our development team, in just 7 days we went from concept to build to deployment and [...]

2017-09-12T17:51:07+00:00 September 12th, 2017|VR News|0 Comments

Virtual Reality Health and Safety Training – A Solution in Search of a Problem?

We recently came across a new application for the HTC Vive, the “Lathe Simulator” and we thought we would give our thoughts on using VR for Health and Safety Training. The Lathe Simulator The application itself is nicely made, well produced and walks users though basic lathe operation, fitting a piece of material into a [...]

2017-08-14T18:53:05+00:00 August 14th, 2017|VR News|1 Comment

Can Virtual Reality Cure Mental Health Issues?

The use of virtual reality has long been thought of as being purely for entertainment purposes, and no doubt are superb delivery methods for some truly memorable experiences and events. The technology however does have more ‘practical’ applications too and can be put to use in very innovative ways such as helping doctors within the [...]

2017-07-31T14:52:09+00:00 July 31st, 2017|VR News|0 Comments