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VIDEO: Now you can ”Step Inside” your Favorite Music thanks to Google VR
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VIDEO: Now you can ”Step Inside” your Favorite Music thanks to Google VR

What if you could step inside a song? Inside Music is a simple experiment that explores that idea. Google has teamed up with popular podcast Song Exploder to offer music lovers a new way to see and hear their favorite music, the experiment currently featuring the music of Phoenix, Natalia Lafourcade, Perfume Genius, Alarm Will…

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,…

Force Friday II has arrived – Unlock Star Wars Characters through the AR Experience
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Force Friday II has arrived – Unlock Star Wars Characters through the AR Experience

Walt Disney Co will send “Star Wars” characters into the realm of augmented reality this weekend to draw fans into stores as they release new merchandise tied to upcoming movie the “The Last Jedi”, the company said in a statement on Thursday. Following the global phenomenon of Force Friday in 2015, Disney and Lucasfilm today announced…

Video: This VR Video Game is Helping to Research Dementia
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Video: This VR Video Game is Helping to Research Dementia

Scientists have developed a VR Game to help dementia research by analyzing player navigation skills. Released last year, Sea Hero Quest VR was developed by Deutsche Telekom and indie firm Glitchers, and has already been used to collect research data from more than three million players. Teams from from Alzheimer’s Research UK, the University of East Anglia (UEA) and…