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VIDEO: See how VR is being used to Reduce Phantom Pain in Paraplegics
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VIDEO: See how VR is being used to Reduce Phantom Pain in Paraplegics

In a breakthrough research being led by neuroscientist Olaf Blanke and his team at EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) in Switzerland, the scientists show that phantom body pain can be reduced in paraplegics by creating a bodily illusion with the help of virtual reality. The results are published in Neurology. “We managed to provoke…

The IT: Escape from Pennywise VR Experience takes Fulll Advantage of 3DoF & Controllers on Gear & Daydream
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The IT: Escape from Pennywise VR Experience takes Fulll Advantage of 3DoF & Controllers on Gear & Daydream

While the IT: Float – Cinematic VR Experience, which you could see in YouTube 360, was cool, but nothing truly scary, the newly released IT: Escape from Pennywise is a whole other story. This time around, the experience, available on both Samsung’s Gear VR & Google’s Daydream View platforms at $0,99, truly takes advantage of…

Starbreeze Drops StarVR Investment – Acer to Gain Majority Control
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Starbreeze Drops StarVR Investment – Acer to Gain Majority Control

Starbreeze teamed up with Acer to bring the ambitious StarVR headset to life last year. The two companies signed on to split a $25 million investment to get the project off the ground, but according to reports, Starbreeze has decided to take a step back, and allow Acer to take majority control of the company by continuing its investment….

Watch: The Party – a Virtual Experience of Autism
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Watch: The Party – a Virtual Experience of Autism

We’re pretty big fans of UK-based The Guardian, through their 360VR Creations. Every single one has touched on an interesting & important topic. We just happen to have written a story about them just two weeks ago, as they gave away nearly 100,000 VR headsets to celebrate their VR App update. UK’s The Guardian Celebrates the…

VR For Good: Superfan with Rare Bone Disease Gets to Meet her Football Heroes thanks to VR
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VR For Good: Superfan with Rare Bone Disease Gets to Meet her Football Heroes thanks to VR

Sports Fans are not all cut from the same cloth. Some are imbued with Passion & Loyalty for their Team, which can only be understood and explained by another Sports fanatic. Doreen Musson was born with osteochondral dystrophy, a rare degenerative bone disease that limits the 65-year-old Chilliwack resident’s mobility. This did not stop her from…

Samsung Dev Conference Day 1: Everything You Need to Know
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Samsung Dev Conference Day 1: Everything You Need to Know

Sometimes a good night’s sleep helps the brain process multiple ideas, and it’s funny how concepts come together. We decided to take the evening to digest everything we saw announced at the Samsung Developer Conference‘s first day. We reported the unveiling of the Professional-Level 3D (Stereoscopic) 360º Camera, the Samsung 360 Round yesterday, here is the…

VIDEO: Samsung Officially Launches 360 Round – a High-End Stereoscopic 360º Camera at SDC
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VIDEO: Samsung Officially Launches 360 Round – a High-End Stereoscopic 360º Camera at SDC

Samsung has officially launched their much-anticipated pro-level Stereoscopic (3D) 360º Camera – the Samsung 360 Round! The camera has a total of 17 lenses; eight pairs in stereoscopic alignment capturing the horizontal line, and the final one capturing the vertical. Among a long list of impressive specs, the camera boasts the ability to LIVE Stream in 360º…