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Emmy Award Winners Felix & Paul Studios debut VR Documentary “Space Explorers” at Sundance
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Emmy Award Winners Felix & Paul Studios debut VR Documentary “Space Explorers” at Sundance

Felix & Paul Studios is considered by most of the 360VR Community as the Pioneers of the current wave of 360º Cinematographers. Their work with Cirque du Soleil, LeBron James, the Fox Innovation Labs and more has been highly praised. ‘The People’s House – Inside the White House with Barack and Michelle Obama’ earned the…

VIDEO: Japan’s Nagoya University has Developed Virtual Reality For Disaster Response
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VIDEO: Japan’s Nagoya University has Developed Virtual Reality For Disaster Response

Scaling virtual reality up from smaller scenarios is a major goal for video game developers. Researchers are also looking to expand virtual reality beyond the size of a living room for a different reason entirely: disaster response. In a lecture hosted by Microsoft, professor Katashi Nagao from the Graduate School of Informatics at Japan’s Nagoya University explains…

VR Porn Site HACKED, exposing names + download details of 20k+ Users
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VR Porn Site HACKED, exposing names + download details of 20k+ Users

A virtual reality porn site has been hacked, exposing the personal details of 20,000 users. Hackers, who describe themselves as ‘ethical’, managed to download details of users of SinVR, including names, email address and download details. Digital Interruption, a cybersecurity firm, has revealed that it was behind the hack, and gained access by taking advantage of a lack…

CES 2018: Looxid Labs Launches VR HMD With EEG & Eye Tracking
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CES 2018: Looxid Labs Launches VR HMD With EEG & Eye Tracking

California/Seoul-based Looxid Labs is no stranger to the 360VR Community, as we followed their TechCrunch Disrupt activities with much interest. This week at CES 2018, being held in Las Vegas from January 9-12, they are officially launching their product, which has picked up a CES 2018 Best of Innovation Award. Looxid Labs has shown off…

Get Ready to Play: Sony Announces 130 New Games for PlayStation VR in 2018
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Get Ready to Play: Sony Announces 130 New Games for PlayStation VR in 2018

The Announcements keep coming from CES 2018! Sony has just announced that it will introduce 130 new games for its PlayStation VR platform. If this doesn’t display ultimate confidence in Virtual Reality, I just don’t know what will. As of today, there are already 150 PSVR games available, but this announcement implies the company intends to…

CES 2018: Lenovo Officially Announces Mirage Solo Standalone 6DoF VR Headset
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CES 2018: Lenovo Officially Announces Mirage Solo Standalone 6DoF VR Headset

We first reported that this unit was on the way when FCC Document leaks last month, and were quite excited at the prospect of FINALLY seeing the Lenovo Standalone VR Headset, as it had been announced during the 2017 Google I/O Conference. The wait is OVER, Friends. Today at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, being…

CES 2018: World’s First Donation Made in Virtual Reality, announces Payscout
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CES 2018: World’s First Donation Made in Virtual Reality, announces Payscout

VR For Good. The Ultimate Empathy Tool. These terms have been thrown around quite a lot in the past few years. But today, Payscout, Inc., one of the fastest-growing, privately held global payments processing providers in the U.S., made an announcement that may take those statements to new heights. Payscout announced at today’s CES 2018 Digital…

CES 2018: Oculus Announces Partnership with Xiaomi for Standalone VR Headset
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CES 2018: Oculus Announces Partnership with Xiaomi for Standalone VR Headset

Today at CES, being held in Las Vegas from Januaray 9-12, Oculus announced that it has partnered with Xiaomi and Qualcomm for new VR headsets. Xiaomi is Oculus’s hardware partner for the global launch of its Oculus Go standalone VR headset. Xiaomi also revealed the Mi VR Standalone headset, which is being developed in partnership with Oculus and will…