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Amazon Releases Sumerian – easy to use Tools to Create VR/AR/3D Experiences
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Amazon Releases Sumerian – easy to use Tools to Create VR/AR/3D Experiences

Just when you thought Amazon was done with all the major product announcements for 2017, just when you thought Jeff Bezos & Co may be too busy prepping & piloting drones to air deliver your Black Friday & Cyber Monday purchases… Amazon Web Services (AWS for the intimate) sort-of quietly released Amazon Sumerian, what is…

Meet Microsoft Andromeda – the Foldable Tablet with AR/VR/Holographic Abilities
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Meet Microsoft Andromeda – the Foldable Tablet with AR/VR/Holographic Abilities

There have been rumblings in the industry over the past few weeks about the ‘Andromeda’ device that Microsoft is reportedly building. Keeping in mind that MS has given up on their Windows Phone… This device, if ever released, could represent Microsoft’s vision of the mobile future or at least a device that allows them to stay…

Windows Mixed Reality Headsets are going to Outsell Oculus Rift + HTC Vive
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Windows Mixed Reality Headsets are going to Outsell Oculus Rift + HTC Vive

I’m half-half when it comes to predictions, as I’m aware that major research companies base these predictions on a healthy mix of data & gut feeling, although that gut feeling is usually based on tangible and applicable experience in the subject. However when the folks at SuperData publish a study and/or make statements, I tend…

Leonardo DiCaprio becomes Investor and Advisor for Virtual Reality Company MindMaze
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Leonardo DiCaprio becomes Investor and Advisor for Virtual Reality Company MindMaze

There are many working in the Virtual Reality Industry wondering whether or not this “thing of ours” will ever “go mainstream”… Well, according to a report from Fortune Magazine, the industry just got a little positive push from none other than Oscar-winning actor and Environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio. The reports states that Leo is joining MindMaze, a…

LEAKED: New Google Daydream View, Google Pixelbook, Google Home Mini, more
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LEAKED: New Google Daydream View, Google Pixelbook, Google Home Mini, more

So Much Google News lately!!! As reported late last week, Google revealed plans to unveil new Pixel smartphones at an October 4th event. The video above, courtesy of Business Insider, shows everything we know about the phones so far. But the new Google Pixel 2 & Google Pixel XL 2 may not be the only thing unveiled at…

VIDEO: Google to Announce New Pixel Lineup Oct 4
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VIDEO: Google to Announce New Pixel Lineup Oct 4

Google will unveil the Google Pixel 2 this next October 4th, exactly a year after announcing the original model. The tech powerhouse released a simple, yet masterfully crafted video with a list of questions that people have asked en masse on the popular search engine, hinting at potential areas its next generation smartphones will focus on. They…

VR & AR Programs Being Developed to Help People Suffering from Asperger’s
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VR & AR Programs Being Developed to Help People Suffering from Asperger’s

A team of doctoral candidates and a University of Houston professor are developing various augmented reality and virtual reality programs, which include programs designed to help people with Asperger’s identify emotions. The programs are being developed primarily for the Microsoft HoloLens, an augmented reality headset that places holograms and information over the physical world, said…

Cappasity Introduces ARToken – Decentralized AR/VR Ecosystem for Content Exchange
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Cappasity Introduces ARToken – Decentralized AR/VR Ecosystem for Content Exchange

Now THIS is Interesting. We here at the 360VR Community have always believed that technologies such as VR/AR/AI/Blockchain, and even IoT, are destined to be interlinked. Well, it seems the Future is NOW. Also, before we go on, if you are not 100% sure on what Blockchain is and how it works, watch the quick…

The First Masters Degree In VR/AR launched in Russia – Game Dev Market Booming
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The First Masters Degree In VR/AR launched in Russia – Game Dev Market Booming

Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) and the leadership project of Cyber Russia Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) have agreed to launch the Game Development & VR Master’s Program in six study areas from September 1, 2017. Students will learn how to develop and implement promising types of software based on virtual and augmented reality technologies. “By 2020,…