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UMD Breaks Ground on Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Innovation

The University of Maryland celebrated the groundbreaking of the Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Innovation, a new building designed for future-focused developments in computer vision, robotics, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, augmented reality, and new computing platforms. The Iribe Center anchors the Michael Antonov Auditorium and the Andrew Reisse Park, two features named for […]

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Crytek Announces VR First Partnership with IEEE

The IEEE joins growing list of high-profile partners for Crytek’s academic virtual reality initiative Expanding the reach of its VR First academic initiative, Crytek has announced a new strategic partnership with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Read more…  

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Headsets On

By John Brooks, CEO, Mass Virtual Have you been on the fence wondering if it would be worthwhile to venture into the world of virtual reality (VR) in your organization? If so, the time is now. VR has been around for decades, but now is a unique and poignant time for this evolving technology. The […]

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MOTION REALITY, INC. INTRODUCES DAUNTLESS

Motion Reality, Inc. revealed its new virtual reality training system at the annual Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida 30 November – 4 December. Dr. Tom McLaughlin, CEO and Founder of Motion Reality, says Dauntless™ takes one “from being a passive observer of what is […]

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Oculus launches 1.0 Audio SDK beta – UploadVR

The sound inside VR experiences is getting a major upgrade with the 1.0 beta release of an Audio SDK from Oculus.The new software should make it easier for developers to add immersive sound to their apps as Facebook’s VR division moves closer to a finalized platform for the launch of the Rift early next year. […]