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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…

Relive the History of Flight thanks to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum VR App
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Relive the History of Flight thanks to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum VR App

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in the US has launched a VR App, called the VR Hangar. People around the world can now use their mobile phones to see moments that made air and space history with the new VR Hangar from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum. The VR Hangar brings…

FCC Documents disclose the Daydream-powered Lenovo Mirage Solo VR Headset
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FCC Documents disclose the Daydream-powered Lenovo Mirage Solo VR Headset

We were SO excited during the Google I/O 2017 Conference, when WorldSense was announced, along with what was to be associations with both HTC & Lenovo (although HTC has recently seemingly stepped away from this association) to manufacture Google Daydream-powered Standalone VR Headsets that would work with a new technology (WorldSense) developed by the collaborative…

This Pop-Up Shop’s VR Experience Lets You See Exactly How And Where Your Clothes Were Made
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This Pop-Up Shop’s VR Experience Lets You See Exactly How And Where Your Clothes Were Made

A Mexican-based Socially-Responsible Fashion Brand & Clothing Store is doing something really interesting with Virtual Reality. Before we even get to the VR part, let’s explain what they do. The apparel brand, called Someone Somewhere,  launched five years ago in response to a problem artisans encounter in their daily lives. According to the label’s press release, “200…

Nobel Prize and HTC Vive Partner To Debut The First VR Experience For The 2017 Nobel Prize
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Nobel Prize and HTC Vive Partner To Debut The First VR Experience For The 2017 Nobel Prize

Nobel laureates in physics, chemistry, economics and medicine gathered in Stockholm last week for the Nobel Week and Nobel Prize Awards ceremony. Apart from the Nobel Prize winners announcement, another exciting news came along – HTC VIVE and Nobel Media announced a partnership to create the 1st VR Experience for the Nobel Prize in Physiology…

Industry Watch: VR Headset Sales Numbers for Q3 are IN – and they are VERY Positive!
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Industry Watch: VR Headset Sales Numbers for Q3 are IN – and they are VERY Positive!

This one is a Special Dedication to all the clickbait articles that were claiming “VR is Dead”. In a report issued Monday, Independent Market Analysis firm Canalys stated that total global shipments of VR Headsets set a new milestone, exceeding 1 million units sold for the first time, during the 3rd quarter of 2017. The Big Three that…

IMAX and Cineplex team up to launch new ‘The Centre’ VR Arcade at Toronto’s Scotiabank Theatre
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IMAX and Cineplex team up to launch new ‘The Centre’ VR Arcade at Toronto’s Scotiabank Theatre

IMAX and Cineplex have partnered to launch a new IMAX VR experienced called ‘The Centre’ at Toronto’s downtown Scotiabank Theatre. The experience is located in the lobby of the theatre and features 360º sound, room-scale virtual reality interaction and is powered by the HTC Vive virtual reality headset. The Centre features specially designed pods that allow users…