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Laid-Back Camp -Virtual- Even More Relaxing in New PV

Gemdrops, the developers behind the Yuru Camp virtual reality adventure games, have revealed a release date for their two upcoming episodes “Laid-Back Camp -Virtual- Lake Motosu” and “Laid-Back Camp -Virtual- Fumoto Campsite”. The PV along with a new overview of the virtual experience from the developers: Laid-Back Camp has gone virtual. Get a taste of the […]
Tags: Games, Smartphones, Virtual Reality, Anime, Ps4, Pc Gaming, PV, Adaptations, Nintendo Switch, Yuru Camp, Casuals, Laid Back Camp Virtual Lake Motosu


Startups at CES showed how tech can help elderly people and their caregivers

The COVID-19 pandemic shined a harsh spotlight on the challenges many elderly people face. Older adults are among the highest-risk groups for developing cases that need hospitalization and nursing homes were especially vulnerable to outbreaks. While dealing with COVID-19, the elderly have also faced many other problems, including the difficulty of accessing medical care for chronic conditions during lockdowns and isolation. Many of these issues won’t go away after the pandemic. According to the ...
Tags: Apple, Health, Startups, TC, Aging, Tech, Ces, United Nations, Virtual Reality, Seniors, AARP, FallCall Solutions, Folia Health, Embleema, CES 2021, Nobi


The 15 coolest gadgets at CES 2021

Just because CES 2021 has gone virtual doesn't mean there's a shortage of new tech to ogle. Here, we've rounded up some of the coolest gadgets shown so far.
Tags: Mobile, Gaming, Wearables, News, Cars, Samsung, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Virtual Reality, Panasonic, Lg, Smart Home, Razer, Lenovo, Cadillac


The 15 coolest gadgets at CES 2021 so far

Just because CES 2021 has gone virtual doesn't mean there's a shortage of new tech to ogle. Here, we've rounded up some of the coolest gadgets shown so far.
Tags: Mobile, Gaming, Wearables, News, Cars, Samsung, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Virtual Reality, Panasonic, Lg, Smart Home, Razer, Lenovo, Cadillac


The best PSVR games for 2021

PlayStation VR is one of the most accessible VR headsets available, and it's home to a slew of fantastic games. These are the best PSVR games you should play.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Sony, Virtual Reality, Playstation Vr, Buying Guides, PSVR


This Gorgeous Soul Art Tribute Was Made in Virtual Reality

This tribute to Disney and Pixar’s Soul is impressive, and even moreso when you find out how it was made. Read more...
Tags: Science, Youtube, Disney, Soul, Virtual Reality, Pixar, Visual Art, The Sabby Life


Microsoft Flight Simulator latest mode doesn’t take full advantage of VR’s potential

With VR support added last month, lack of motion control support is holding Microsoft Flight Simulator back.
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Trends, Features, Virtual Reality, Videogames, Oculus Quest, xCloud, Microsoft Flight Simulator, Oculus Quest 2


Space Channel 5 VR Player Dealt Just Desserts by Hatsune Miku

The same NicoNico Douga uploader responsible for the naughty videos peering up Takagi’s skirt in the Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san VR game has created a comical parody by way of Space Channel 5 VR’s Hatsune Miku DLC, as the individual is rightfully punished for a perverse deed. The short video (accumulating over 56,000 views in […]
Tags: Games, Music, Comedy, Marketing, Dancing, Virtual Reality, Anime, Hatsune Miku, Takagi, NicoNico Douga, Vocaloid, Karakai Jouzu, Space Channel 5, Hatsune Miku DLC


How artificial intelligence will be used in 2021

Scale AI CEO Alexandr Wang doesn’t need a crystal ball to see where artificial intelligence will be used in the future. He just looks at his customer list. The four-year-old startup, which recently hit a valuation of more than $3.5 billion, got its start supplying autonomous vehicle companies with the labeled data needed to train machine learning models to develop and eventually commercialize robotaxis, self-driving trucks and automated bots used in warehouses and on-demand delivery. ...
Tags: Google, Enterprise, Pinterest, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Automation, Machine Learning, Virtual Reality, Emerging-technologies, Natural Language Processing, Wang, Amazon Robotics, Alexandr Wang, COVID-19, Airbnb DoorDash, Scale AI


Kyukyoku Shinka Full Dive Comically Inconvenient VR RPG Anime

Hilarity ensues in this upcoming new series, Kyukyoku Shinka Shita Full Dive RPG ga Genjitsu Yorimo Kusoge Dattara, as a virtual reality RPG once again serves as the show’s setting, though the main draw to the series might perhaps be the RPG’s overly realistic qualities that often inconvenience the player. The PV for the anime […]
Tags: Games, Comedy, Fantasy, Virtual Reality, Anime, RPG, PV, Image Gallery, Character Design, Studio Engi, Kyukyoku Shinka Full Dive, Genjitsu Yorimo Kusoge Dattara


Getting opposite-sex body in VR study caused gender identity shifts

Scientists find that experiencing an opposite-sex body can affect a person's gender identity.A new study utilized virtual reality to get subjects to feel like they had a stranger's body.The researchers found that people's sense of their own gender became more balanced after the experiments. Is associating with a certain gender more of a flexible sense than hardwired biological fact? A new study shows that people who were put under the illusion of having an opposite-sex body developed a more equ...
Tags: Psychology, Gender, Sweden, Sex, Computers, Brain, Transgender, Innovation, Virtual Reality, Mind, Karolinska Institute, Implicit Association Test IAT, Pawel Tacikowski


Experiencing opposite-sex body in VR causes gender identity shifts

Scientists find that experiencing an opposite-sex body can affect a person's gender identity.A new study utilized virtual reality to get subjects to feel like they had a stranger's body.The researchers found that people's sense of their own gender became more balanced after the experiments. Is associating with a certain gender more of a flexible sense than hardwired biological fact? A new study shows that people who were put under the illusion of having an opposite-sex body developed a more equ...
Tags: Psychology, Gender, Sweden, Sex, Computers, Brain, Transgender, Innovation, Virtual Reality, Mind, Karolinska Institutet, Implicit Association Test IAT, Pawel Tacikowski


5 Trends In Trading Platform Development

In custom trading software development nowadays there are certain trends. Online and offline merge Offline and online sales… The post 5 Trends In Trading Platform Development appeared first on Gadget Advisor.
Tags: Virtual Reality, Trading, Computer Software, Online Trading


Virtual reality is offering timely perspectives on race, diversity and culture. Here's how

An image from Blood Speaks: Maya - The Birth of a Superhero. Just Another Production Company Developers are using virtual reality to recreate both historic and everyday events, and allow users to hear and experience different perspectives. Some experiences are designed to encourage people to look at their own behavior, while others tell lesser-heard stories.  One takes users back to the civil rights movement of the 1960s, while another documents the discrimination experienced by a Black ma...
Tags: Google, UK, England, Technology, London, France, Stanford, US, America, Trends, Tech, Racism, Williams, Nepal, Washington Dc, Equality


Can a trippy VR film bring classical music to a new generation?

Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel opens virtual reality film Symphony in MadridThe two huge white trailers that sit between the Royal Palace and the Royal theatre in central Madrid form an unlikely pair of portals to a universe of boundless visual and aural possibility.But step out of the December drizzle and in through their doors and you will find yourself crawling inside a violin, sitting in an orchestra before one of the most famous conductors in the world and bathed in a stream of lyserg...
Tags: Europe, Music, Technology, Spain, UK News, World news, Culture, Classical Music, Virtual Reality, Madrid, Leonard Bernstein, Royal Palace, Gustavo Dudamel, Beethoven Mahler


NextMind’s Dev Kit for mind controlled-computing offers a rare ‘wow’ factor in tech

NextMind debuted its Dev Kit hardware at CES last year, but the hardware is now actually shipping out, and the startup shared with me the production version to take a test drive. The NextMind controller is a sensor that reads electrical signals from your brain’s visual cortex, and translates those into input signals for a connected PC. A lot of companies have developed novel input solutions that use either eye-tracking or electrical impulse input from the body, but NextMind’s is the first I’ve t...
Tags: Startups, TC, Science, Microsoft, Tech, Usb, Controller, Animation, Computing, Htc, Oculus, Virtual Reality, Oculus Vr, Biotech, Wearable Devices, Sdk


Holodexxx Promising a Supremely Erotic Virtual Reality Experience

The first release of Holodexxx will enrapture and astound as the eroge makes use of virtual reality to grant watchers the ultimate erotic experience, with a multitude of females providing the watcher with a lap dance of epic proportions. Available through Erogames, Holodexxx’s virtual reality functionality is optional, though the Oculus Device, Quest (with link […]
Tags: Games, Dancing, Virtual Reality, Anime, Fetish, Oppai, Oshiri, H, 3D CG, Image Gallery, Pettanko, Erogames, Erogames Holodexxx


How developers are using immersive tech to offer timely perspectives on race, diversity and culture

Kilito Chan/Getty Images Developers are using virtual reality to recreate both historic and everyday events, and allow users to hear and experience different perspectives. Some experiences are designed to encourage people to look at their own behavior, while others tell lesser-heard stories.  One takes users back to the civil rights movement of the 1960s, while another documents the discrimination experienced by a Black male during throughout his life. Visit Business Insider's homepage fo...
Tags: Google, UK, England, Technology, London, France, Stanford, US, America, Trends, Tech, Racism, Williams, Nepal, Washington Dc, Equality


Spatial is what would happen if Slack and Zoom had a virtual reality baby

Emails are generally better than SMS, phone calls are better than emails, and Zoom-style video calls are better than phone calls. Could VR be best of all?
Tags: News, Trends, Vr, Virtual Reality, Ar, Augmented Reality


Interesting untethered VR system

New Zealand firm Eight360 is one of many working on prototypes for untethered VR. This is their NOVA immersive driving / flying simulator, which can be run as a two-player option. Seated options are proceeding faster than options where the player is moving on a responsive surface. — Read the rest
Tags: Video, News, New Zealand, Vr, Virtual Reality, Simulations


‘Jurassic World Aftermath’ Review: This Hair-Raising Stealth Game Keeps You on Edge But Needs More Variety

Last month, we brought you an in-depth review of Lucasfilm and ILMxLAB’s virtual reality video game Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge. As a newcomer to the medium of virtual reality, my experience is admittedly limited, but I found the Star Wars VR adventure to be an immersive and thrilling shooter that elevated rudimentary gameplay and a simple story. So when the opportunity came to venture into another blockbuster film franchise in virtual reality, needless to say, I was excited. Jurass...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Sci-fi, Features, Jurassic Park, Virtual Reality, Universal, Jurassic World, Lucasfilm, Sam, Cool Stuff, Wong, Jeff Goldblum, Ian Malcolm, Gadgets/Tech, Action/Adventure


‘Jurassic World Aftermath’ Trailer: This VR Game Will Have You Hiding from Velociprators

In the original Jurassic Park, one of the most suspenseful scenes has John Hammond’s grandchildren Lex and Tim running and hiding from a pack of velociraptors that have found their way inside the park’s visitor center. This week, you can know the terror of being pursued by these bloodthirsty clever girls yourself with the release of Jurassic World Aftermath, a new virtual reality game available on the Oculus Quest. Get a glimpse at the game below. Jurassic World Aftermath Trailer Jurassi...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Sequels, Jurassic Park, Virtual Reality, Universal, Jurassic World, Sam, Lex, Tim, Wong, Jeff Goldblum, John Hammond, Action/Adventure, Henry Wu, Ian Malcom


‘Jurassic World Aftermath’ Trailer: This VR Game Will Have You Hiding from Velociraptors

In the original Jurassic Park, one of the most suspenseful scenes has John Hammond’s grandchildren Lex and Tim running and hiding from a pack of velociraptors that have found their way inside the park’s visitor center. This week, you can know the terror of being pursued by these bloodthirsty clever girls yourself with the release of Jurassic World Aftermath, a new virtual reality game available on the Oculus Quest. Get a glimpse at the game below. Jurassic World Aftermath Trailer Jurassi...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Sequels, Jurassic Park, Virtual Reality, Universal, Jurassic World, Sam, Lex, Tim, Wong, Jeff Goldblum, John Hammond, Action/Adventure, Henry Wu, Ian Malcom


Roblox buys digital avatar startup Loom.ai

Roblox announced today that it’s buying a digital avatar startup called Loom.ai. Purchasing a company that has focused singularly on creating more realistic human avatars is an interesting play for a gaming platform that has made such an impact by building experiences that tend to cast realism to the wayside. We covered the company’s $1.35 million seed round back in 2016. The company brought in additional seed funding since then, scoring $5.9 million in total capital raised. The startup’s inv...
Tags: TC, Y Combinator, Films, Tech, Snapchat, Avatar, Computing, Virtual Reality, Samsung Ventures, Online Games, Mobile Applications, Roblox, Bitstrips, Bitmoji, Snap Inc, Zach Coelius


Cosmos Video – a ‘Club Penguin for adults’ to socialise and work – raises $2.6M from LocalGlobe

All over the world startups are piling into the space marked “virtual interaction and collaboration”. What if a startup created a sort of ‘Club Penguin for adults’? Step forward Cosmos Video, which has a virtual venues platform that allows people to work, hang out and socialize together. It has now raised $2.6m in seed funding LocalGlobe with participation from Entrepreneur First, Andy Chung and Phillip Moehring (AngelList), and Omid Ashtari (former President of Citymapper). Founders Rahul Goyal...
Tags: Google, TC, Europe, Video, Microsoft, Christmas, Entrepreneur, Tech, Telecommunications, President, Computing, Virtual Reality, Internet Culture, Video Conferencing, Angellist, Co


Facebook hit with antitrust probe for tying Oculus use to Facebook accounts

Facebook’s bad week just got worse: It’s being investigated in Germany for linking usage of its VR product, Oculus, to having a Facebook account. The tech giant raised the hackles of the VR community this summer when it announced it would be merging users of the latest Oculus kit onto a single Facebook account — and would end support for existing Oculus account users by 2023. New users were immediately required to have a Facebook account in order to log in and access content for the virtua...
Tags: Social, Gaming, Facebook, Europe, Germany, US, Tech, Eu, Ireland, Nick Clegg, Antitrust, Oculus, Virtual Reality, Zuckerberg, Fco, AG


MetaVRse wants to make creating augmented reality apps easier than ever before

From games to education, augmented reality (AR) is everywhere. And a company called MetaVRse has a platform to make it easy to create AR apps.
Tags: News, Trends, Virtual Reality, Extended Reality, Augemented Reality, 3d Experiences, MetaVRse


The cheapest VR headsets for Half-Life: Alyx

You don't need to drop $1,000 on Valve's Index VR headset to play Half-Life: Alyx. Here are the five cheapest VR headsets that you can use to play.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Virtual Reality, Half-life, Pc Gaming, Buying Guides, Virtual Reality Headset, Alyx, PC Gaming Hardware


Wacom's New Stylus Will Let You Create 3D Drawings in Virtual Reality

One of the more practical uses for virtual reality is product design, allowing engineers and artists to create, refine, and perfect something in 3D instead of spending the money to iterate real-life prototypes. Wacom, a company synonymous with art and design, has created a new version of its stylus that offers…Read more...
Tags: Art, Gadgets, Science, Design, Tech, Virtual Reality, Stylus, Wacom, Consumer Tech


Google shutting down Poly 3D content platform

Google is almost running out of AR/VR projects to kill off. The company announced today in an email to Poly users that they will be shutting 3D-object creation and library platform “forever” next year. The service will shut down on June 30, 2021 and users won’t be able to upload 3D models to the site on April 30, 2021. Poly was introduced as a 3D creation tool optimized for virtual reality. Users could easily create low-poly objects with in-VR tools. The software was designed to serve as a...
Tags: Google, TC, Facebook, Tech, Digital Media, Computing, Virtual Reality, Visual Effects, New Media, 3d Modeling, Poly, Unity