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Paramount Pictures to launch its first Virtual Reality movie theater

Paramount Pictures has apparently been busy building its own movie theater these past six months — and it’s the kind you can access anywhere you are, because it exists in virtual reality.According to Deadline, the studio teamed up with cross-platform software Bigscreen and worked with Oculus, Samsung, HTC and Microsoft to create a virtual cinema…
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Take a Ride in this VR Hot Air Balloon

Combining the mechanical, physical and virtual, a new VR hot air balloon ride allows for a realistic in-flight experience.The feel of the heat and wind was also amazing,” Arturo Caldron, CEO of Advanced Design Center said of the launch of the new hot air balloon experience.According to Gaçonnier, the hope is the hot air balloon experience could…
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Lucyd

Lucyd’s mission is to enhance the visual experience.We’re doing this by developing ergonomic smartglasses, and a…

There are now AR headsets made like Google Cardboard

It delivers a low budget way to check out AR, all with a cardboard headset that runs off of your phone.Experiences built into the app - In order to take advantage of the AR experiences that the Cardboard kit has in store with you, the first thing you're going to need to do is download and install the Aryzon app.While the AR Cardboard Headset…
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Global MRO Planning To Use Augmented Reality Technology

Jeffrey Lam, chief operating officer of ST Aerospace, says his firm, with operations far-flung over the globe, is looking at augmented reality to help with maintenance.And Lam says ST Aerospace is considering the technology, “both for training and supporting mechanics in remote locations.”Several vendors including Microsoft are offering the…
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