VR Apps and Games

Virtual reality takes doctors on a ‘fantastic voyage’ inside hearts

Virtual reality takes doctors on a ‘fantastic voyage’ inside hearts

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Stanford University offers doctors a “room” with a unique view — the inside of an infant’s beating heart, valves opening and closing, blood cells rushing past. (Well, it’s unique if you discount the campy 1966 sci-fi thriller, “Fantastic Voyage.”) The virtual reality project tackles what has always been a major challenge […]

BAE Systems reveals how its future submarines could be controlled remotely using VIRTUAL REALITY

BAE Systems reveals how its future submarines could be controlled remotely using VIRTUAL REALITY

The future of warfare is looking increasingly electronic, with the emergence of drones and other automated vehicles. And a new system from BAE Systems could allow submariners to monitor and control their vessel from virtual reality. The software simulation collects information from sensors and relays data to the crew via a VR headset. It uses […]

Warner Bros., IMAX to create virtual reality experiences for ‘Justice League,’ ‘Aquaman’

Warner Bros., IMAX to create virtual reality experiences for ‘Justice League,’ ‘Aquaman’

The home entertainment division of Time Warner Inc.’s TWX, -0.04% Warner Bros. film studio said on Tuesday it’s reached a co-financing and production agreement with IMAX Corp. IMAX, -0.29% to develop and release three interactive VR experiences based on upcoming films: “Justice League,” “Aquaman” and a third that has yet to be announced. The companies […]

Estate agents are using virtual reality technology as a new way of showing people houses

Estate agents are using virtual reality technology as a new way of showing people houses

House hunters can now benefit from the latest hi-tech innovation from a Welsh estate agent – virtual reality (VR) viewings. The move by Jeffrey Ross means buyers don’t even have to visit properties they like. Instead, would-be property buyers can step off the street and walk into a home using VR headsets at the business, […]

Sony’s virtual reality suit is why people go to SXSW

Sony’s virtual reality suit is why people go to SXSW

Sony isn’t exactly the coolest name in technology, which is why we were surprised to see the company set up shop directly across the street from the Austin Convention Center at South by Southwest. Stepping inside Sony’s makeshift Wow Factory was like seeing into a future where virtual and augmented reality are full-body experiences not […]

Falling In Love In Virtual Reality Could Be A Deeper Experience Than Real Life

Falling In Love In Virtual Reality Could Be A Deeper Experience Than Real Life

The vast majority of us are constantly connected to the things we like and those we are close to through technology – to the point where we may even have problems managing without it. So when something as exciting as virtual reality (VR) comes along, it can quickly become part of our already tech-reliant lives, […]

Virtual reality for learning languages

Virtual reality for learning languages

Romania-based ATi Studios, the creator of the Mondly language learning platform, has released a virtual reality app for language education. The VR app uses Mondly’s conversational voice chatbot, released by the company in August 2016, which has self-learning technology. It combines voice chatbot technology with speech recognition in virtual reality to create a new way […]