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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…

VIDEO: Logitech Wants to Bring our Keyboards into VR with SDK for HTC Vive and Vive Tracker
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VIDEO: Logitech Wants to Bring our Keyboards into VR with SDK for HTC Vive and Vive Tracker

Logitech today announced an integration with the Vive Tracker that brings the keyboard into VR for the first time. Check out the video for information on their developer program to get early access to Logitech’s Bridge SDK. Logitech cooperated with HTC to create a method that allows you to see and use your keyboard in…

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….

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…