Virtual Reality
How to cancel your Apple News Plus subscription  THE VERGE · 9 hours
Apple’s premium newspaper and magazine subscription service, News Plus, launched on March 25th, which means that if you signed up... more
Stacktrace Podcast 033: “Face ID by proxy”  9to5Mac · 9 hours
Another week full of delicious scoops — expanded macOS authentication using the Apple Watch, WWDC news for developers, more signs of AR... more
How virtual reality may help Grenfell survivors 'let go of emotions'  BBC · 20 hours
England footballer Les Ferdinand is using VR to try to help young men deal with the trauma of the Grenfell Tower fire. more
Apple to Expand Siri Support in Third-Party Apps, Enhance AR Offerings: Report  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Apple is said to be planning to bring new Siri intents, improvements to NFC support, AR enhancements, and more. more
Zillow uses VR to try to make online real estate more authentic - CNET  CNET · 3 days
The 3D Home feature is designed to give a more authentic view to help people fretting over a potentially very... more
Nintendo Labo's VR future isn't about the screen - CNET  CNET · 4 days
My kid and I talked to Labo creator Tsubasa Sakaguchi on the present and future of Nintendo's weirdest cardboard ideas. more
HTC Vive foam cushion grimy or uncomfortable? Replace it!  Windows Central · 5 days
The foam cushion on your HTC Vive is pretty comfortable as is, but that doesn't mean you can't go with a better option. Whether you sweat a lot, share your... more
Living room conservation: Gaming and virtual reality for insect and ecosystem conservation  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Gaming and virtual reality could bridge the gap between urban societies and nature, thereby paving the way to insect conservation by the means of... more
Living room conservation: Gaming and virtual reality for insect and ecosystem conservation  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Gaming and virtual reality (VR) could bridge the gap between urban societies and nature, thereby paving the way to insect conservation by the means... more
Which Microsoft Edge preview channel should you choose?  Windows Central · 7 days
There are going to be a total of four Edge channels for you to choose from, so which one is for you? The new Microsoft Edge with Chromium is finally here in... more
Here's how to see spaceships at Coachella 2019 - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The festival's first AR-equipped stage will feature larger-than-life celestial objects floating above the crowd. more
Google’s Tilt Brush is coming to the Oculus Quest  THE VERGE · 1 week
Tilt Brush, Google’s virtual reality painting tool, is coming to Oculus’ new standalone Quest headset. Thanks to the... more
New Virtual Reality Therapy game could offer relief for patients with chronic pain, mobility issues  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
A Virtual Reality Therapy game which could introduce relief for patients suffering from chronic pain and mobility issues... more
Google releases Captain Marvel, Rocket, and other ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Playground AR stickers  9to5Google · 1 week
Ahead of next week’s Avengers: Endgame premiere, Google is updating the Avengers Playground sticker pack with more superheroes. Five new characters join the existing... more
Facebook Ships Thousands of Oculus Touch Controllers With Easter Egg Messages by Mistake  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Nate Mitchell, Facebook head of VR product, admitted that the Easter Egg messages were shipped on controllers accidentally. more
Audi AI:Me concept is an autonomous city car of the future - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
Audi's concept electric car combines a surprisingly large cabin, self-driving technology and even VR technology to create a high-tech rush hour refuge. more
AI:Me concept is Audi's autonomous, electric answer to rush hour traffic - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
From the compact dimension to the VR-powered cabin tech, the AI:Me concept is designed around the idea of urban autonomous driving. more
Facebook mistakenly prints Oculus Touch controllers with cryptic messages - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
The VR controllers will come with phrases like "Big Brother is Watching" and "The Masons were here" printed on them. more
Facebook accidentally shipped VR hardware with conspiratorial messages hidden inside  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
In the almost weekly tradition of Facebook talking about something embarrassing they did on a Friday, the company is now fessing up to the fact that thousands of... more
Facebook accidentally shipped VR hardware with ‘Big Brother Is Watching’ inscribed on components  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
In the almost weekly tradition of Facebook talking about something embarrassing they did on a Friday, the company is now fessing up... more
Nintendo Labo VR Kit and its weird cardboard creations - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
What it's like to put together and use Nintendo's VR game package for Switch. more
PUBG, PS4 Slim, Spider-Man PS4, and More Discounts for Sony Summer Promotion  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
PUBG PS4, God of War, Spider-Man PS4, as well as PlayStation VR (PS VR), and the PS4 Slim 500GB and 1TB consoles have all... more
ARKit-based SDK set to offer indoor AR navigation for malls, airports, more  9to5Mac · 2 weeks
A new company called Dent Reality is in the final development stages of bringing a sharp augmented reality indoor navigation platform to iOS for... more
Apple Shares New Apple Watch Videos on Fall Detection and Heart Health  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Apple today shared additional videos in its ongoing Apple Watch tutorial series, highlighting health-related Apple Watch features that include fall detection and heart health... more
Acer introduces bevy of impressive PCs, notebooks, and displays  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Acer fleshed out its product line-up for 2019 Acer today held an event where it unveiled a ton of new products it plans to release in 2019, including new gaming... more
Can Nintendo make virtual reality gaming a success?  BBC · 2 weeks
Newsbeat plays with the Nintendo Labo VR kit and meets one of the brains behind it. more
Nintendo Labo VR is better than you think - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Virtual Boy's descendent is Google Cardboard with ducks and elephants. What comes next? more
Apple Hires Former Jaunt CTO Arthur van Hoff in Apparent Augmented Reality Push  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Arthur Van Hoff, founder of Jaunt, has been hired by Apple, and could play a key role in the company’s augmented reality... more
Evidence: Inspirational augmented reality apps can improve brand attitude  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
More companies are using augmented reality marketing (ARM) to interact with customers. ARM is a strategic concept that uses AR (integration of digital information or objects into the subject's perception... more
Virtual reality offers benefits for Parkinson's disease patients  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers are reporting early success with a new tool to help people with Parkinson's disease improve their balance and potentially decrease falls with high-tech help: virtual reality. After practicing with a virtual... more
Apple Hires Jaunt VR Founder Arthur van Hoff  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Apple this month added Jaunt VR founder Arthur van Hoff to its AR/VR team, according to van Hoff's updated LinkedIn... more
Evidence: Inspirational augmented reality apps can improve brand attitude  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
More and more companies are using Augmented Reality Marketing to interact with customers. Augmented Reality Marketing is a strategic concept that uses Augmented Reality (i.e. the Integration of digital information... more
Jaron Lanier’s ideas for the future of profiting from your own data  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Computer philosophy writer and “founding father of virtual reality” Jaron Lanier chats with The Verge’s editor-in-chief Nilay Patel about why he’s optimistic about the... more
Vacation Simulator delivers nearly endless wonder  Windows Central · 2 weeks
You, human, are now ready to VACATION. In the pantheon of VR games, Job Simulator is essentially royalty. It's one of the most popular VR games by a considerable margin, due in no small part to... more
Vacation Simulator Review: Nearly endless wonder  Windows Central · 2 weeks
You, human, are now ready to VACATION. In the pantheon of VR games, Job Simulator is essentially royalty. It's one of the most popular VR games by a considerable margin, due in no small part to... more
Projection system to study insect vision could lead to new navigational aids  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Development of a virtual reality-like projection system to study insect vision could eventually provide the U.S. Air Force with a new type of navigation... more
Army's version of Microsoft's HoloLens AR goggles likened to Call of Duty - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Specially modified version of the AR goggles has a video game feel, writes a CNBC reporter who got a demo. more
China's virtual reality arcades aim for real-world success  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Chen Jiuxiao puts on virtual-reality goggles and is immediately transported to a snow-covered ski slope, down which she slaloms without ever leaving Shanghai. more
Here’s the US Army version of HoloLens that Microsoft employees were protesting  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
In November, we learned that Microsoft won a $479 million contract to supply the US Army with a version of its HoloLens augmented reality... more
Star Wars in VR for date night? Yes, please - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Thanks to virtual reality, how we spend our evenings out could soon change dramatically. more
Nintendo is bringing Zelda and Mario into virtual reality  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Nintendo’s Labo VR kit may just be a little cardboard experiment, but Nintendo is taking a chance on throwing its most beloved titles into the headset. Today, the company announced... more
Snapchat launches Scan, its AR utility platform  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Point and shoot? No, point and interact. Snapchat can now help with your homework. The app’s camera is becoming the foundation of an augmented reality developer platform known as “Scan”. Snap today announced partnerships... more
Snapchat’s new Landmarkers will make the Eiffel Tower puke rainbows  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
Snap is taking its augmented reality tools to a much bigger canvas. The company today announced... more
Controlling the future  ESA · 3 weeks
New, innovative software developed by ESA will ensure future missions fly flawlessly. From virtual reality to autonomous robots, check out our video on the future of mission control more
Facebook gets one step closer to building your virtual copy  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
When it comes to representing yourself on social media, who you actually portray yourself as has always been a bit of a caricature. That thinking has always made... more
Edgybees’s new developer platform brings situational awareness to live video feeds  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
San Diego-based Edgybees today announced the launch of Argus, its API-based developer platform that makes it easy to add augmented reality features to live video feeds.... more
NHS trains doctors using virtual reality to improve care for patients with diabetes  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
The NHS England diabetes team has partnered with Oxford Medical Simulation to train doctors using virtual reality. Doctors can now practice in... more
The PS4’s future is PlayStation VR  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
The PS4 isn’t dead yet, but it’s certainly entering its twilight years. There are rumblings of a next-gen successor coming maybe even as early... more
Valve Index VR headset is launching on June 15  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Well, on Friday we thought we’d have to wait another few weeks to hear about Valve’s plans for its first virtual reality headset, but the company (accidentally?) seems to have... more
Valve Index VR headset preorders start May 1. Look out PlayStation, Oculus - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
As if there weren't enough virtual headsets out there, the game maker Valve is throwing a hat into the ring. more
Valve Index VR Headset Teased for May 2019 Reveal  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Valve's new VR headset is called Index and should have a full reveal soon. more
Huawei P30, P30 Pro get added to list of ARCore supported devices  9to5Google · 3 weeks
The Google ARCore platform is proving to be a much more widely adopted augmented reality platform than previous efforts. more… The post Huawei P30,... more
Valve Index virtual reality headset to take on Oculus, Sony - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
As if there weren't enough VR headsets out there, the game maker Valve is throwing a hat into the ring. More to come in... more
Valve Index VR headset: Everything we know so far  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Will the Valve Index be high-end or mid-range? Valve has started to give us an idea of what its Virtual Reality (VR) headset is going to look like. Called Valve... more
Valve Index virtual reality headset announced, to take on Oculus, Sony - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
As if there weren't enough VR headsets out there, the game maker Valve is throwing a hat into the ring. More to... more
Valve Index VR headset teased for May reveal  Windows Central · 4 weeks
More to come. We've known for quite some time now that Valve has been making its own virtual reality (VR) headset. According to some reports, the team was working on its own... more
EC Weekly: Gaming, crypto, shipping and the multiple future strategies of tech  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Niantic EC-1 Greg Kumparak published the first part of his planned four part EC-1 series on Niantic yesterday, focusing on the founding story of... more
Valve Index headset announced, promises higher end virtual reality - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
As if there weren't enough VR headsets out there, the game maker Valve is throwing a hat into the ring. More to come in May. more
Valve just surprise revealed its own VR headset called the Valve Index  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Unexpectedly on a Friday night, Valve has surprise launched a teaser site featuring a brand-new virtual reality headset, called the Valve Index, that appears... more
Knock $100 off the ABS Gem gaming PC with RTX 2080 graphics card  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Fully loaded and VR ready. The ABS Gem RTX 2080 Windows 10 gaming desktop is down to $1,399.99 with code NEF5ABSGAMER at... more
Valve is building its own high-end VR headset called ‘Index’  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Valve is ready to sell its own full VR hardware getup. The gaming giant behind some classic titles and the ubiquitous Steam store has revealed a teaser image... more
The Niantic EC-1  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Few software companies have transformed the way we think about moving through physical space like Niantic . The creators of Pokémon GO and soon Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, Niantic has become an incredible unicorn success story, with a reported valuation... more
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Childish Gambino AR app exclusive to Coachella 2019 & Pixel 3 now available for Android
9to5Google
Google releases Captain Marvel, Rocket, and other ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Playground AR stickers
9to5Google
Watch the first real gameplay trailer for Star Wars: Vader Immortal
THE VERGE
ARKit-based SDK set to offer indoor AR navigation for malls, airports, more
9to5Mac
Robots, VR and 3D printers are served up at this high-tech library - CNET
CNET
Snapchat launches new game platform, Stories in third-party apps, developer tools, AR camera features, more
9to5Mac
No Man’s Sky in VR feels like a whole new game
THE VERGE
The PS4’s future is PlayStation VR
THE VERGE
Ever dream of controlling robot swarms? This new virtual reality headset could help
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