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A Week of A-Frame 69 – A-Frame

Jul 14, 2017<p><i>What's up with A-Frame, a WebVR framework for building virtual reality experiences, from Jul 7, 2017 to Jul 14, 2017.</i><p>Environment …

Virtual Reality

A-Frame – Make WebVR

The Bare Necessities: Progressive Web Apps in Ionic

You’ve probably heard of Progressive Web Applications by now, but if you haven’t then you may want to give this a read. In short, they are all about …

JavaScript

Introduction to Vuforia on Unity for Creating Augmented Reality Applications

This tutorial is going to cover how to implement a basic augmented reality application with Vuforia SDK on Unity. Throughout the tutorial, you are …

Augmented Reality

What’s new in Angular 4?

In March, the Angular team released version 4, and with it some exciting new features to explore. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to make an app …

JavaScript

Web Design & Development News: Collective #332 | Codrops

Collective #332<p>July 15, 2017 View All<p>CSS Database * Markvis * Now * Sukhoi * Advanced SCSS * Folding a tetrahedron * Kactus * Generating Images in …

JavaScript

How to code an augmented reality marker

Augmented reality has been around for a while now, but with the support of WebRTC (real-time communication), it is possible for users on Android and …

Augmented Reality

Adobe Alternatives: Pixel Art Applications

Pixel art is often viewed as just a retro style of graphics made for the purpose of nostalgia; a throwback to the early days of video games. However …

Adobe

Mira’s Prism is a $99 headset vying to become the Google Daydream of augmented reality

The Mira Prism is a strange product, intended to fill a gap that may or may not actually exist: the mid-tier AR market. The brand new startup is positioning the headset as the Gear VR or Google Daydream of augmented reality. It’s a fair comparison, as far as cost and utility are concerned — the $99 …

Augmented Reality

MelodyVR's music app will have songs from the biggest labels

When MelodyVR finally launches its virtual reality platform for music, it'll have experiences to offer from all three major record labels. After signing up both Warner and Universal Music within the past few months, it has now forged (PDF) a worldwide multi-year licensing and distribution deal with …

Virtual Reality

How to Learn React: A Five-Step Plan

I was going through my email recently when I came across an article that caught my attention. It was about a team of .NET developers that learned …

JavaScript

ARKit and HTC Vive Bring Mixed Reality to iPad

<b>Apple’s ARKit combined HTC Vive shows us the future of mixed reality.</b><p>Apple’s recently released ARKit platform is absolutely killing it right now. The …

Augmented Reality

ES8 was Released and Here are its Main New Features

The new features of the EcmaScript specification 8th edition<p>EcmaScript 8 or EcmaScript 2017 was officially released in the end of June by TC39. It …

JavaScript

VR/AR headset sales to reach 100 million by 2021, says IDC

Sales of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headsets are estimated to reach 100 million by 2021, a tenfold improvement on the 10 million shipments recorded last year.<p>That the forecast from research firm IDC, which said VR headsets that use smartphones, like Samsung’s Gear VR and …

Augmented Reality

A Week of A-Frame 67 - 68 – A-Frame

Jul 7, 2017<p><i>What's up with A-Frame, a WebVR framework for building virtual reality experiences, from Jun 23, 2017 to Jul 7, 2017.</i><p>A-Frame 0️⃣.6️⃣.0️⃣ …

Virtual Reality

Comment on Get involved in the next generation of Unity with access to the new 2017.2 Beta by Chillersanim

Offtopic, but I don't know where else to post this. On the main page, when I click on "show all blog entries" beneath the currently highlighted blog …

iOS

Bulk Delete UI with CSS Clip-Path in Ionic

I was browsing around Twitter the other day when I came across a tweet from Rachel Nabors (who you should definitely follow for cool web animation …

Blog: Creating mobile games for virtual reality

We have made two mobile VR titles in the past year. We'd like to share our experiences with everyone, so we decided to make a presentation, which we …

Game Design

Google shows off Blocks, a 3D modeling tool made for VR

Google wants to simplify content creation in VR so that people have more pretty things to look at and build.<p>The company’s VR painting app Tilt Brush has been one of their most-finessed successes and today Google is launching a new app that allows users to create 3D objects using tools built …

Virtual Reality

Challenge Yourself More Often, And Create Artwork Every Day

Whether you’re into good ol’ drawing and painting, or quick editing in Photoshop or Illustrator, one thing’s for sure: they’re all creativity’s best …

Web Design

React Rocket

When optimizing applications that use Redux with react, I often hear people saying that Redux is slow. In 99% of cases, the cause for bad performance …

JavaScript

Apple developers join WebVR Community Group ahead of macOS High Sierra w/ VR support

As Apple continues to increase its focused on mixed reality experiences, the company has recently joined the WebVR Community Group. WebVR is an initiative that aims to make virtual reality content viewable by everyone, regardless of browser or device…<p>As noted by UploadVR, three Apple engineers have …

Virtual Reality

Think ‘React’ively

<b>Make a simple app — Part I</b><p>As many of you must have gone through infinite number of documentations of react for understanding the framework. Here I …

JavaScript

Build location-based games or apps with the newly launched WRLD Unity SDK

We are excited to announce the launch of WRLD Unity SDK, so you can build worlds in Unity using streaming, geo-spatially accurate 3D mapping for your …

Augmented Reality

Introducing Unity Labs’ New Global Research Fellowship Program

One of Unity Labs’ missions is identifying and supporting cutting edge research. For 2017, we have identified a slate of research topics we are …

Machine Learning

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Haxe Roundup. Haxe is a high level, strictly typed programming language and cross-compiler.<p>Community Updates<p>News …

A-Frame v0.6.0 - Link Traversal – A-Frame

Jun 29, 2017<p>A-Frame v0.6.0 at last fulfills the “Web” in WebVR. After three months of work, this release features support for WebVR 1.1 API features …

JavaScript

Organic Shape Animations with SVG clipPath

After playing with some on-scroll morphing background shapes, we wanted to explore some hover effects in this demo. By morphing SVG paths we can …

Software Development

Github for Unity Now Open Source

The GitHub for Unity extension announced by GitHub at GDC 2017 is now open source. Developers can now download the extension and use Git and GitHub …

GitHub