Google Cardboard

Gifts under $20 that are actually useful

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>The holidays are right around the corner, and …

Entertainment

Doctors want to show you the inside of your body in VR

For many people, it's hard to visualise what happens inside our bodies. Even for doctors, who spend their careers on the subject, it can be tricky to …

Scientific Research

10 Best Gadgets That Are Great Value For Christmas

These amazing gadgets are punching well above their weight.<p>The thought of buying gadgets for Christmas can often bring on the cold sweats. But just …

Samsung Gear VR

Kokoda VR

Is there a cost attached?<p>Kokoda VR is free to download from the Steam, Apple App and Google Play stores. You can also stream the 360-degree videos …

Virtual Reality

USPS has a VR app, but it’s not about delivering mail

The United States Postal Service has launched its own virtual reality app, it seems, but the app has nothing to do with the post office or delivering …

U.S. Postal Service

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome to the 218th edition of Android Apps Weekly! Here are the headlines from the last week:<p>UC Browser hit a bit of trouble this week. The app disappeared from the Play Store entirely. Allegedly, the developers used some fairly shady and misleading techniques to increase their download numbers. …

Apps

Google’s ‘Son Of Jaguar’ 360° Short Film Now Available On YouTube

<b>The ‘Book of Life’ director’s VR debut makes its way to YouTube. So now everyone can cry in VR.</b><p>When we first heard about Jorge Gutierrez’s Google …

Virtual Reality

ViroCore launched to build immersive AR apps

<i>Posted Friday, November 17, 2017 by Richard Harris, Executive Editor</i><p>Viro Media has announces the launch of ViroCore, a SceneKit equivalent for …

Augmented Reality

How to Use Virtual Reality in Your Marketing

Capture the interest of younger consumers and move leaps and bounds ahead of competitors by being an early adopter of VR in your marketing, and you …

Virtual Reality

15 great tech gifts for $25 or less

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The holidays are almost here, and there's a chance you're exchanging gifts with more people than you initially expected.<p>Don't worry, you …

Shopping

Top 10 Sites for Designers: November 2017 Edition

Welcome to the latest edition of the Top 10 Websites for Designers. Every month, the HOW editorial staff curates a list of inspiring websites (and …

Web Design

Day 36 of 100 Days of VR: Getting Our FPS Game Running in VR - by Josh Chang

Today, we’re finally going to work in VR! We're going to try and convert our simple FPS into a VR experience that we run from our phone!

Game Design

Emerging technologies empower government to respond to constituent demand

(Getty Images)<p>Ten years ago, the newly introduced iPhone was a tech sensation. For the first time, the internet was freed from the confines of …

Emerging Technology

Jaw-dropping software converts 360 video into 3D model for VR

What if you could create a 3D model of a space, simply by walking around and recording a 360 video of it with an off-the-shelf consumer 360 camera? …

3D Modeling

take a 360-degree tour of campus, dorms and city

Curious what NYU Shanghai’s campus looks like, or want to give relatives far away a chance to see where you study? Now, you can now take a tour of …

Virtual Reality

Deal: Design your 1st VR game — 90% off

Do you want to create a Virtual Reality video game, but have no idea where to begin? The Complete VR Development Bundle is a great place to start. At …

Technology

5 impactful edtech trends in 2017

Education technology is evolving, and this is a magnificent thing. It manages to provide us with that power and experience that everyone wanted to have as a young child. But integrating various new education technology trends to the table does seem to be quite challenging, especially with so many …

Learning

Design your 1st VR game — 90% off

Do you want to create a Virtual Reality video game, but have no idea where to begin? The Complete VR Development Bundle is a great place to start. At …

Technology

Use Water to Track a Stylus in 3D Space

Sumit Aich is working on an interesting concept for tracking a stylus in 3D space. He’s using a tub of water! You can find all the files necessary to replicate this on his Hackaday.io page.<p>From Sumit:<p>Project Summary –<br>A ridiculously low cost sensor for real-time tracking of precise coordinates of …

Virtual Reality

9 Cutting-Edge Technologies for Architects

<i>This article was originally published by Brantley Agency as "Must Have Technology for Architects in 2017."</i><p>2017 has been an amazing year in the field …

Virtual Reality

Casetify Apple Watch band, Shinola knife, ENOD Mini Ring earphones, and more – Weekly roundup

It’s time to relax with your computer, tablet, or phone while you browse through a list of everything that we wrote about this week on The Gadgeteer. …

Gear & Gadgets

Government Divisions to Use VR for Training, Hiring, & More

Government organizations have historically not been early adopters of much hyped technology like virtual reality. Bureaucratic red tape, tight budgets, and a general resistance to change are just a few of the many reasons this has been the case. But surprisingly, as VR has gone more mainstream over …

Virtual Reality

Is This How Virtual Reality Goes Mainstream?

Nomadic’s forthcoming free roam attraction brings physical objects into the virtual world<p>Earlier this month, TheWrap put on a backpack and goggles, …

Virtual Reality

Virtualization: It’s Now a Reality

Teegan Lexcen’s doctors were at a loss. Born in August 2015 with only one lung and half a damaged heart, the Minnesota infant’s condition seemed …

Virtual Reality

Walk On The Surface Of Mars Thanks To NASA And Google's New VR Experiment

This is the closest many of us will get to the red planet.<p>While Elon Musk and SpaceX might be working overtime to get us to Mars, the likelihood of …

Planets

Here's How You Can Walk On Mars Right Now Without Dying

By on<p>Filed Under Innovation, Billions & Google<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>For those who’ve abandoned all hope of making this planet a better …

Planets

The Guardian remains committed to VR, despite limited commercial opportunities

The Guardian is remaining committed to virtual reality even though it’s unclear when it will become a moneymaker.<p>At the beginning of October, the …

Advertising Industry

Ambisonics and VR/360 Audio in Pro Tools | HD

The article Ambisonics and VR/360 Audio in Pro Tools | HD by Simon Sherbourne appeared first on Avid Blogs - The media industry is changing fast. Get …

Filmmaking

PICS: 5 of the best VR headsets

VR headsets are blurring the lines between reality and fantasy. Marchelle Abrahams takes a look at some of the gear available on the market.

Virtual Reality

Putting some reality into virtual reality

<i>Interview</i> by <b>Vinny Fanneran</b><p>After the initial lure of novelty, stereoscopic 3D screens never broke out of their tiny niches within the vast industries …

Virtual Reality