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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…

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…

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…

Watch the Trailer for Blade Runner 2049 Memory Lab – coming to Oculus Rift Next Week!
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Watch the Trailer for Blade Runner 2049 Memory Lab – coming to Oculus Rift Next Week!

During Oculus Connect in 2016, Facebook Oculus announced it had partnered with Warner Brothers to create a total of three Virtual Reality Experiences to support Blade Runner 2049, the Denis Villeneuve-Directed sequel to the cult classic Blade Runner. This past July, we got our first taste via Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit on Samsung’s Gear VR….

Microsoft announces partnership with NFL to Broadcast Games in VR this Season
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Microsoft announces partnership with NFL to Broadcast Games in VR this Season

Why spend hundreds of dollars on plane tickets, hotels, and front row tickets when you can watch Jameis Winston overthrowing Mike Evans, crushing your Fantasy Football hopes right in your face in the comfort of your own home? Experience the thrill of standing in the huddle while Russell Wilson scrambles around like the world’s most agile…

UK’s The Guardian Celebrates the update to its VR App by giving away 100,000 VR Headsets
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UK’s The Guardian Celebrates the update to its VR App by giving away 100,000 VR Headsets

The Guardian has updated its App for Virtual Reality (VR) story content, making it compatible with Google Cardboard, and marked the occasion by giving away nearly 100,000 VR headsets with Saturday’s print edition. The launch of the Cardboard App coincides with a new VR story from The Guardian, called The Party, which puts the viewer in the…

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…

Samsung Odyssey VR Headset expected next week – is this a Goodbye to Oculus?
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Samsung Odyssey VR Headset expected next week – is this a Goodbye to Oculus?

Reports came out last year that Samsung VR was working on a product code-named Odyssey, and company execs admitted that Samsung was working on higher-end VR projects. Last week, photos of what was claimed to be final product photos we posted by Twitter user Walkingcat. The images, included in this article, show what would be a high-end…