virtual reality

World’s First Mobile VR Social Network vTime Hits CES 2016

Virtual Reality sometimes seems like one of those technologies that just sound too futuristic to be fully adopted in my lifetime, like flying cars or jetpacks it just seemed too…

Oculus Rift Delights Eventgoers at CES 2016; Promises Delivery of VR Headsets at $599 in March

Oculus Rift is seriously intense in every way. Not only is it an enormous business enterprise on its own, acquired by Facebook in 2014 for $2 billion, but this virtual…

Bonsai Lab Launches the World’s First Voice Controlled 3D Printer: The Sub-$500 FabPod

Even as industrial 3D printing is exploding, the desktop 3D printer market is starting to soften a bit, so many 3D printer manufacturers are looking to find new ways to…

MecklerMedia Announces Several New Dates for Virtual Reality Summit in 2016, in Conjunction with Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo

MecklerMedia has been holding its Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo in cities all over the world since 2013. This October, the corporation held its first Virtual Reality Summit in Santa Clara….

Weekly Roundup: Ten 3D Printable Things – Virtual Reality Headsets

While the general public hasn’t had much of a chance to experience virtual reality, within the next five years or so the technology will be a commonplace part of our…

BitDrones Allow Users to Program Matter and Interact with 3D Computer Displays

A group of researchers from Queens University’s Human Media Lab think that the future of computing will be a mixture of the gesture based interactivity of Virtual Reality technology with…

Lowe’s and Made In Space will Launch First Commercial 3D Printer into Space and First In-Store VR Design Tool

The first permanent 3D printing facility on the International Space Station (ISS) is being made possible thanks to a partnership between Lowe’s Innovation Labs and Made In Space, the creators…

eBay Australia is Looking for This Year’s Hottest Tech

A company like eBay that is typically dependent on user-generated products and services is considerably more adaptable to changing markets and trends than most retail outlets. However it is still…

MecklerMedia Inside 3D Printing Conference & Expo: Virtual Reality Summit to Debut October 21st in Santa Clara

The 3D printing space is one that is also regularly occupied by its high-tech cousin, virtual reality. The two platforms are often coupled together due to the wide range of…

Razer RealSense 3D Camera/Scanner to Bring Intel Tech to Gaming

Gaming, software, hardware, and 3D technology come together as a tightly knit enclave for specialized applications of high-tech know-how–namely, here, in the spirit of not just creation, but fun. Those involved…

Seeing God Through 3D Printing — Proven Reality

Well, you won’t literally see God, but 3D Proven Systems wants to bring you as close as possible through a combination of 3D printing, virtual and augmented realities, and a…

SpaceVR’s Virtual Reality Space Experience To Be Enabled By In-space 3D Printed Camera Casing

It’s an interesting bit of information. Of the 108 billion people who’ve ever lived, only 536 have ever seen the the Earth from space in person and in real-time. As…

Netherlands: Firefighters to Train with XVR’s 3D Printed Water Nozzles, Fight Virtual Reality Fire

While many of us come home after a long day and exhale, relaying to our partner–or anyone who might listen–that we spent all of our time putting out fires, it’s…

Biologists Watch Spiders Interact with Virtual Reality Using 3D Printed Treadmills

When it comes to virtual reality, do spiders get it? Why, yes they do. Not just relegated to thrilling the upper echelons of the food chain, the awesome fun of…

Lucid Trips: A Virtual Planetary System Which Features a 3D Printable Art Gallery

Ludic Trips is a virtual reality, geocaching experience that lets users build objects and navigate through a series of planetary dream worlds using motion controllers. During the experience, the user can…

Sketchfab Receives $7 Million in Series A Funding from FirstMark Capital; Expanding Further into VR/AR

Sketchfab is a world unto itself. Featuring a unique platform for checking out and integrating 3D content into your own social media or files, you can get lost in viewing,…

Amazing 6-Foot Tall 3D Printed Augmented Reality Cockpit Required 75 Days Worth of Printing to Complete

Virtual reality and augmented reality are two technologies which have been growing in use over the past few years. As computers become more powerful and software development continues to improve,…

Autodesk to Make 3D Models Interoperable With Microsoft’s HoloLens, Embed Spark 3D Printing Platform in Windows 10

If you are at all paying attention to the news coming out of San Francisco at the Microsoft Build Conference, then you know that it’s been an action packed day….

Shapeways and Others Partner with Meta for Augmented Reality Hackathon This Weekend in San Francisco

3D printing and its reality ‘cousins,’ both virtual and augmented, run in the same scientific community circles, with paths often intersecting — and products sometimes becoming combined. As innovations in the…

Project Anywhere — Virtual Reality System Which Utilizes 3D Printed ‘Inteligloves’ & VR Headset

Lately we’ve been seeing a convergence between 3D printing and virtual reality in more ways than one. Whether it’s 3D modeling software which places the user in a virtual world with…

Introducing the 3D Printable Virtual Reality Headset for the OnePlus One Smartphone

You have to love the creativity we have been seeing from designers around the world when it comes to 3D printing. The technology has provided innovators and inventors with a…

Adafruit Industries Creates Customizable 3D Printed HD Video Goggles

Video goggles and virtual reality headsets are becoming quite the hit as of late. Whether you are looking for your own personal display, perhaps because you are a videographer looking…

Third Person Perspective: No longer just in video games… Coming soon to real life, thanks to 3D printing

Video games…. Some people are obsessed with them, while others just don’t see the entertainment value that can be provided by controlling a character on a digital screen. Either way,…