SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics

SALENTO AVR 2017 intends to bring together researchers, scientists and practitioners to discuss key issues, approaches, ideas, open problems, innovative applications and trends on virtual and augmented reality, 3D visualization and computer graphics in the areas of medicine, cultural heritage, arts, education, entertainment, military and industrial applications. SALENTO AVR 2017 solicits original contributions in the topic areas Read more about SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics[…]

New Miniature Panomorph Lens for VR and 360° Cameras in Mass Production

ImmerVision, the inventor of the 360-degree panomorph lens and worldwide expert in immersive optical and imaging technology announces the mass production of a new 360° panomorph lens by Kolen, a global lens supplier, optimized for VR and 360° camera products. Designed by ImmerVision, this new 5mm, 187° FoV panomorph lens is to be integrated onto Read more about New Miniature Panomorph Lens for VR and 360° Cameras in Mass Production[…]

SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics

SALENTO AVR 2017 intends to bring together researchers, scientists and practitioners to discuss key issues, approaches, ideas, open problems, innovative applications and trends on virtual and augmented reality, 3D visualization and computer graphics in the areas of medicine, cultural heritage, arts, education, entertainment, military and industrial applications. SALENTO AVR 2017 solicits original contributions in the topic areas Read more about SALENTO AVR 2017 – 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics[…]

ESI and Technology Partner HTC Vive Introduce Head Mounted Displays for Industrial Applications

ESI Group, leading innovator in Virtual Prototyping software and services for manufacturing industries, announces the latest release of IC.IDO, its Virtual Reality (VR) solution designed for industrial use. ESI IC.IDO 11 brings solid performance improvements along with new functionalities for efficient in-process engineering reviews, assembly tooling validation, and early accessibility and serviceability assessment. Fully compatible Read more about ESI and Technology Partner HTC Vive Introduce Head Mounted Displays for Industrial Applications[…]

TPCAST Partners with Lattice Semiconductor to Deliver an Immersive Wireless VR Experience

Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ: LSCC), the leading provider of customizable smart connectivity solutions, and TPCAST announced an exclusive partnership to deliver wireless solutions for head mount display (HMD)-based VR systems. Lattice’s WirelessHD® solution, along with a suite of FPGA and ASSP products, are offered exclusively in TPCAST’s VR applications which require low latency, high bandwidth wireless Read more about TPCAST Partners with Lattice Semiconductor to Deliver an Immersive Wireless VR Experience[…]

Top Seven Global Technology Predictions for 2017

From artificial intelligence to the Internet of Things (IoT), far-reaching innovations are unfolding in virtually every technology sector around the globe, continuing to change the way consumers, businesses and machines interact while also spurring the next revolution in tech market growth, according to a new white paper from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader Read more about Top Seven Global Technology Predictions for 2017[…]

Virtual and Immersive Reality Systems built to power the emerging competitive drone racing market

Kopin® Corporation (Nasdaq:KOPN), a leading developer and provider of innovative wearable technologies and solutions for head-worn computing and display systems, today announced High Definition BDM-720P, an ultra-lightweight, high definition binocular display module designed for optimal performance, comfort and style with Virtual and Immersive Reality Systems. The High Definition BDM-720P is built to power the emerging Read more about Virtual and Immersive Reality Systems built to power the emerging competitive drone racing market[…]

Ericsson’s 10 hot consumer trends for 2017: AI and virtual reality

Taking a look into the future, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) ConsumerLab presents the sixth edition of its annual trend report The 10 Hot Consumer Trends for 2017 and beyond. AI is an important theme this year and consumers see it playing a much more prominent role than before – both in society and at work. In Read more about Ericsson’s 10 hot consumer trends for 2017: AI and virtual reality[…]

Next-Generation Linear VR Experiences in Dolby Atmos on Littlstar Service

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) and Littlstar, a premier global network dedicated to immersive virtual reality (VR) and 360-degree video, today announced that Dolby Atmos® audio is expected to be available through the Littlstar™ VR application in the Oculus® store, SteamVR™, Apple® App Store®, and Google Play™ store this fall. Dolby Atmos gives content creators the Read more about Next-Generation Linear VR Experiences in Dolby Atmos on Littlstar Service[…]

The Fraunhofer HHI is joining the Virtual Reality e. V. BerlinBrandenburg

Cooperation between the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute and Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF in the 3IT – Innovation Center for Immersive Imaging Technologies – is intended to establish shared working and research relationships, and to jointly develop and implement planned productions, especially in the fields of 360-degree image and sound, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality Read more about The Fraunhofer HHI is joining the Virtual Reality e. V. BerlinBrandenburg[…]

Kyocera registers trademark Haptivity® for its proprietary touch feeling technology and continues further development

The patented technology Haptivity®, which stands for haptic and activity, is a registered trademark of the Japanese technology company Kyocera in the EU since the beginning of 2016. This step paves the way for Kyocera’s trend-setting plans in the further development of virtual reality applications: So far, the first generation of Haptivity® devices was technically Read more about Kyocera registers trademark Haptivity® for its proprietary touch feeling technology and continues further development[…]