Virtual Reality

EXCLUSIVE: This Crowdfunded Concept Uses Augmented Reality to Deliver Instant Special Effects to Your Phone

With the incredible advancement of personal devices, anyone can be a filmmaker these days, using just their camera phones. Now, Toy...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 06 October 2016 - 2:00PM

The Director of Iron Man Is Making an Interactive VR Movie About Tiny, Adorable Gnomes

Iron Man director Jon Favreau took the stage last night at TedX Hollywood, an independently organized Ted conference that specifically...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 16 September 2016 - 1:33PM

The First Feature-Length VR Movie Will Be a Jesus Christ Biopic

Filmmaking is about to take a giant step into a whole new genre: virtual reality religious biopics. The Venice International Film...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 22 August 2016 - 4:18PM

New Ultimate Star Wars VR Experience Brings C3PO and R2-D2 to Your Home

Get ready for the ultimate Star Wars virtual reality experience, as Lucasfilm has just teamed up with VR company Magic Leap to create...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 16 June 2016 - 5:19PM

eBay Launches World's First Virtual Reality Department Store

Whether you love it or hate it, shopping can at times be a bore. Searching for a parking spot, dealing with the crowds, and not being...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 - 12:39PM

Google and IMAX are Working on a Virtual Reality Movie Camera

Virtual Reality is already making a splash in the gaming world, and with big name backers like Steven Spielberg and Ridley Scott it...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 20 May 2016 - 8:18AM

New App Called TheWave Let’s DJs Work in Virtual Reality

As virtual reality starts to find its footing in the modern world, more and more everyday tasks, hobbies, and other activities seem to...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 14 May 2016 - 3:46PM

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Thinks There's a "Very High" Chance We're Living in the Matrix

Could our entire universe be nothing more than a simulation? That's the subject of this fascinating panel at the 2016 Isaac Asimov...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 22 April 2016 - 10:05AM

New Virtual Reality Death Machine Lets You Experience Your Own Cremation

Get ready for the most morbid virtual reality experience yet. A new attraction in Shanghai allows customers to experience their own...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 04 April 2016 - 12:49PM

The 7 Coolest Virtual Reality Experiences Made with Hololens So Far

Hololens just starting shipping their technology to developers, which means we have a whole lot of virtual and augmented reality...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 - 3:41PM

New Star Chart App Is the First Virtual Reality Planetarium

There are several star chart apps on the market with augmented reality, including the Star Chart app from Escapist Games. But now,...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 10 March 2016 - 5:06PM

Explore Hypatia, the World's First Virtual Reality City

Arizona tech company Timefire recently announced an ongoing project called Hypatia, the first entirely virtual city that will have...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 10 March 2016 - 1:59PM

NASA Is Working on an Ultra-Realistic Virtual Reality Game "Mars 2030"

Between finding water on Mars and their partnership with The Martian, which basically serves as an hour-and-a-half-long commercial for...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 25 February 2016 - 10:22AM

Virtual Reality Therapy Could Help People with Depression

Could virtual reality help treat mental illness? According to a new study by researchers from UCL (University College London) and...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 February 2016 - 3:06PM

How Virtual Reality Will Soon Revolutionize Sports Viewing

Virtual Reality is rapidly becoming the darling of the Entertainment industry, with video game developers clamouring to utilize the...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 08 February 2016 - 3:21PM

Steven Spielberg is Working on a Project Exclusively for Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality is widely regarded to be the future of the gaming industry, but what about the film industry? While the likes of...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 - 5:33PM

First VR Roller Coaster to Send Riders into Space

British theme park Alton Towers has unveiled a new ride today - Galactica, as it's called, is the first of its kind to incorporate...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 12 January 2016 - 3:07PM

Computer Generated Celebrities Bring Us One Step Closer to Augmented Reality

In the sci-fi comedy Simone, a film director pulls a fast one on viewing audiences by filming a movie with an entirely virtual lead...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 09 December 2015 - 9:50AM

Distinguishing Reality from Virtual Reality: The Danger of the Rise of VR in Film

Wouldn’t it be cool to be your favorite movie character? Soon, your daydreams of hunting down the Lost Arc as Indiana Jones or...

Alexandra Grunberg
Sunday, 25 October 2015 - 12:16PM

Virtual Reality Room Takes One Step Closer to a Real-Life Holodeck

The Unreal Engine brings an "intense level of realism never before achieved."

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 - 12:12PM