HTC announced Vive Pro upgrade and called it “New Hardware Raises the Bar for High-End VR Market”. Vive Pro will have 78% increased resolution — which is 4k — over the current Vive and features wireless adaptor, built-in amplifier, 90hz refresh rate, etc.
Price and release date are not announced.
Doom VFR, which means virtual fucking reality, is finally released for PlayStation VR and HTC VIVE.
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NASA collaborated with Google to produce Access Mars. Access Mars allows people to travel around the Mars anywhere for free. It’s available for all desktop and mobile devices and VR/AR headsets, which includes mobile base VR devices on Apple and Android.
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KFC has reportedly introduced a 10 minute training program that instructs employees how to fry chicken.
In order to escape the virtual room, employees will have to play as a pair of disembodied hands to demonstrate mastery of the five step cooking process.
Google announced free program to help you easily create your own 3D object in VR. It won’t require you the “skills” to use it since it designed to feel more like playing with children’s blocks than working with traditional 3D modeling software. Click here to learn more.