Pompton Lakes students take Google virtual tours around the world

POMPTON LAKES — Students at Lincoln Elementary School took virtual tours of exploding volcanoes, underwater worlds and life through the eyes of animals without ever leaving the classroom. A Google representative visited the school with 40 augmented virtual reality goggles, but a last minute …

Augmented Reality Set To Blow By Virtual Reality

However, augmented reality — including mobile AR and smart glasses — could reach an installed base of more than 3 billion, according to the projections in Digi-Capital’s Augmented/Virtual Reality Report Q1. Even with an estimated 900 million mobile AR units — including Apple ARKit, Google ARCore, …

VR providing a lift for dementia patients

The virtual reality (VR) film she watched is the work of a project called The Wayback, designed to trigger memories and emotions in people with dementia and help them re-engage with relatives and carers. The first film in a planned series saw filmmaker…

Brass Tactics delivers on the fantasy of real-time strategy in VR

Here was a real-time strategy game, built for virtual reality, that was custom made to look like a tabletop miniatures game. The final product, which was released this week, far exceeds my expectations. Brass Tactics is exclusive to the Oculus Rift, an…

Darcys “Virtual Reality” (video)

“‘Virtual Reality‘ is one of the more fun songs off Centerfold, so it’s fitting that it has such a wild and crazy video,” the band’s Wes Marskell said in a statement. “Flying dolphins, cat-lasers… it’s definitely a trip to watch. I’m still pretty jealous we didn’t actually get to rip in that Camaro across that surreal ’80s …

Seeing the bigger picture: Nick Ervinck’s virtual reality

Digital technology and 3D printing have long been on the cusp for transforming the potential of art. Belgian artist Nick Ervinck takes digital creativity to new dimensions with his new series of work NEBOAC, a series of two small boxes with small mutat…

TS youngsters design a virtual cricket game

“The landscape of eSports and Virtual Reality (VR) is experiencing a transformation. ProYuga is at the forefront of this change and ahead of the global market,” says Trivikram Reddy, who is now the CEO of ProYuga. He says the product iB Cricket is well aligned with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s …

Virtual reality improves offenders’ empathy

Virtual reality improves offenders’ empathy. 23 February 2018 Universidad de Barcelona. Researchers from the University of Barcelona and the August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBAPS) developed a virtual reality system so that men who committed a domestic violence crime can get …

Virtual reality improves offenders’ empathy

Virtual reality improves offenders’ empathy. 23 February 2018 Universidad de Barcelona. Researchers from the University of Barcelona and the August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBAPS) developed a virtual reality system so that men who committed a domestic violence crime can get …

Virtual reality improves offenders’ empathy

Virtual reality improves offenders’ empathy. 23 February 2018 Universidad de Barcelona. Researchers from the University of Barcelona and the August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBAPS) developed a virtual reality system so that men who committed a domestic violence crime can get …