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February 2017

OpenXR

The OpenXR™ working group – previously known as the Khronos VR Initiative - is creating an open and royalty-free standard for VR and AR applications and devices.The cross-platform VR standard eliminates industry fragmentation by enabling applications to be written once to run on any VR system, and to access VR devices integrated into those VR…
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GDC 2017: Genvid Unveils Interactive VR Streaming

The VR revolution is taking place just a little behind another major leap for the games industry; streaming.At the 2017 Game Developers Conference this week the company will showcase interactive streaming of a game inside the HTC Vive.We could see the tech being useful to a lot of VR games out there looking to get a little more interactivity going…
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Watch VR’s first Oscar-nominated short film

I spent a little time this morning watching the film in VR, and I now know how difficult it is to wipe tears off the inside of a head-mounted display.Her name is Sara, which can only mean that Pearl is the name of the car, a 1970s hatchback, that they call home for much of the film.His first was for 2014’s short film “Feast,” which went on to win…
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