Porsche will use augmented reality technology to improve technical services

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. announced the introduction of “Tech Live Look,” an Augmented Reality technology designed to improve technical services at Porsche dealerships in the United States. “Tech Live Look” uses the AiR Enterprise™ software platform from Atheer, Inc., a leading provider of AR solutions, in conjunction with lightweight smart glasses. These high-tech spectacles Read more about Porsche will use augmented reality technology to improve technical services[…]

First haptic gloves to deliver realistic touch in virtual reality

HaptX Inc., formerly AxonVR Corporation, announced today its first product, HaptX Gloves, the world’s only haptic wearable to bring realistic touch and force feedback to virtual reality. “HaptX Gloves are the result of years of research and development in haptic technology,” said Jake Rubin, Founder and CEO, HaptX Inc. “What really sets HaptX Gloves apart Read more about First haptic gloves to deliver realistic touch in virtual reality[…]

GET INTO THE WORLD’S LARGEST VR SCI-FI THEME PARK

Have you ever dreamed to travel the outer space and experienced a miraculous life with aliens? If yes, then you must be blown away by the world’s largest virtual reality sci-fi theme park named as “Oriental Sci-Fi Valley(东方科幻谷in Chinese)”, which is also the first VR theme park in China! Oriental Sci-Fi Valley projected to build 13 Read more about GET INTO THE WORLD’S LARGEST VR SCI-FI THEME PARK[…]

A camera system that films people with a perfect three-dimensional impression

Fraunhofer HHI researchers have developed a camera system that films people with a perfect three-dimensional impression. The core of this system is a stereo camera: Just as people do it with their two eyes, the camera records the person with two lenses. This stereoscopic vision results in distances being estimated well, because both eyes look Read more about A camera system that films people with a perfect three-dimensional impression[…]

Paving the way for personalized virtual reality (VR) experiences

Global digital agency Isobar has developed the world’s first Virtual Reality Emotional Measurement and Analytics Platform. Isobar, in a research collaboration with the MIT Media Lab, has co-developed a way to capture and analyze behavioral data in virtual reality. With this foundational research, Isobar has since advanced this work to include integration with its proprietary MindSight® tool. This Read more about Paving the way for personalized virtual reality (VR) experiences[…]

A new cooperation will bring haptic feedback to help customers create more immersive virtual reality environments

 Vicon, the motion capture technology specialist for the entertainment, engineering and life sciences industries, has collaborated with Manus VR, leading developer of virtual reality gloves. This key integration will give customers the ability to incorporate the Manus VR Glove into their production pipelines – providing full finger tracking. Whilst also unlocking features such as haptic feedback to deliver Read more about A new cooperation will bring haptic feedback to help customers create more immersive virtual reality environments[…]

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[…]