Entries Tagged as 'virtual reality'

The Future of Furniture Buying?

September 12th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

InsideMaps, a startup company, has invented an Android tablet app that allows users interested in buying new furniture to see it virtually first. The way it works is that the user takes a scan of their home using their tablet with the app. The process is still being refined. Right now it is stated that […]

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Meta Takes Glass Concept One Step Further

September 4th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

Silicon Valley startup Meta is currently working on the Meta 1, a 3D augmented reality headset that may one day replace your computer. While that seems pretty ambitious (the part about replacing your computer), that is apparently what the company’s goal remains. A demonstration video of the glasses was released today on BBC News, and […]

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Oculus “Paperboy” Game the New Standard

August 1st, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

Honestly, this is so weird and cool that we don’t know where to quite categorize it yet. But for the sake of time, let’s just call it the new virtual reality (VR). A remake of the old Paperboy classic called Paperdude VR has been created at Globacore that integrates the Oculus Rift 3D VR headset, […]

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3D App Aids in Working under Your Vehicle’s Hood

May 31st, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

The cost of repairs on our vehicles that may require a mechanic if, say, you’re one of those people who don’t know where to add oil, can be expensive. Lucky for you, there is a new app in development by Inglobe Technologies that is demonstrated on the iPad which allows us to look at our […]

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Ford’s CAVE Research Center Features 3D Simulator

May 21st, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

Car company Ford has gotten a lot smarter when it comes to research and development, due to modern virtual reality technology. A source was recently allowed a tour of the CAVE workspace in Cologne, Germany and showed pictures and shared some pretty cool insight into the way it works. Basically, there’s a room featuring a […]

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Dekko Headset Worth Getting Excited About

May 18th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

With the introduction of the virtual reality (VR) headset, the Oculus Rift, this month there’s been much talk and anticipation about VR in our near future. But while plenty people are talking about mainly good VR gaming, one company is talking about augmented reality using smartphones and integrating it into our daily (practical) lives. We […]

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Wizdish a VR Solution to Watch

April 29th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D Content, Newsflash

The Wizdish is a concept that has been worked on by London developer Julian Williams since 2001. It is a walkable platform used to navigate virtual reality spaces. This neat, concave platform comes with low friction shoes for users to well, sort of, moonwalk around VR environments. The company is said to have a Chinese […]

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