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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…

Google Teams Up with Emmy Award Winning Felix & Paul Studios to Create a Comedy Series
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Google Teams Up with Emmy Award Winning Felix & Paul Studios to Create a Comedy Series

Felix & Paul Studios is considered by most of the 360VR Community as the Pioneers of the current wave of 360º Cinematographers. Their work with Cirque du Soleil, LeBron James, the Fox Innovation Labs and more has been highly praised. ‘The People’s House – Inside the White House with Barack and Michelle Obama’ earned 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….

Google Taps Uk-based Surround Vision for its new 360VR YouTube Series The Female Planet
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Google Taps Uk-based Surround Vision for its new 360VR YouTube Series The Female Planet

Chris Milk said it best in his 2015 TED Talk: “VR is the Ultimate Empathy Tool”. Google, through their YouTube channel, has been publishing a very generous amount of Socially Conscious content. They have taken to the 360º Video format, using its unique ability to bring the viewer into the subject’s world, to bring forth…

Facebook Cuts Oculus Price to Compete with Sony and Microsoft
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Facebook Cuts Oculus Price to Compete with Sony and Microsoft

  Jason Rubin, Vice President of Content at Oculus, pictured above, tweeted this morning #YouHaveNoExcusesLeft to not have a VR headset. Talk about big news in the VR Industry, with Nokia making its major announcement earlier today. Facebook dropped some positive news to turn that from upside down, by cutting the price of its Oculus VR headset by…

End of an Era: Nokia Confirms it is Discontinuing the OZO VR Camera
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End of an Era: Nokia Confirms it is Discontinuing the OZO VR Camera

This is NOT an article about “VR is not moving as fast as predicted”. This is NOT an article that will talk trash about the Technology, using personal opinions rather than actual facts. Because anyone using this news to support their personal claim is doing no service to anyone but themselves. The fact is that…

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…