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    HTC Vive comes on the market, in 10 minutes sent 15,000 kits

    Historic week for Valve and HTC: Monday, February 29 began shipping the consumer version of the 3D viewer for virtual reality HTC Vive which uses Steam VR system, whose pre-orders as expected were launched at the end of February, while the full commercial availability remains fixed at the beginning of April. The kit being sent […]

    Gameloft and Ubisoft, the battle turns on

    The battle for Gameloft (and for Ubisoft) turns on: the French mobile videogame producer announced Monday February 29 that it refuses, judging too low, the offer of 6 euros per share made by Vivendi, French company controlled by Breton businessman Vincent Bollore which at the beginning of 2016 has definitely left the capital of Activision […]

    VR revolution will start from the hands not from the eyes

    Despite the media hype about virtual reality (VR), many content creators hesitate to embark on the production of 360-degree videos and immersive video fearing a lack of demand from companies and retail consumers. The fear is correct because, even though analyzes such as those of Goldman Sachs or the great advertising effort of giants as […]

    Virtual reality: magic leap added 793 million dollars in new funding

    The announcement came on February 2: Magic Leap added 793.5 million dollars in a third funding round lead by Alibaba Group which involved also Google and Qualcomm, already shareholders of the startup, as well as Warner Bros, Fidelity Management and Research, Jp Morgan Investment Management, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, T. Rowe Price Associates and Wellington […]

    HTC Vive, pre-orders will start from February 29

    Virtual reality: many now know what it is, few have tried it for now, but 2016 could be a good year to spread this experience, on the one hand thanks to devices such as Google Cardboard or Samsung Gear VR, on the other hands thanks to 3D viewers like those of Oculus VR and Valve, […]

    Oculus Rift won’t be mass market, for now

    As announced, Oculus Rift opened January 6, during Ces 2016 its pre-orders of the first consumer release of its 3D viewers, but at a price much higher than the expected 350-400 dollars: 599 dollars (although they include two games: Eve Valkyrie and Lucky’s Tale), to which you risk having to add at least other 949 […]

    Crowdfunding campaign for Incendiary Games

    It’s again crowdfunding time for virtual reality applied to the video game industry, which seems to be one of the first and most interesting areas where such technology could find a large number of users, as well as that of the indoor sports (do you remember of Widerun, the Trieste startup of which spoke […]

    Virtual and augmented reality: even Apple comes into play

    Apple bought Faceshift, a Swiss startup that deals with “motion capture” to offer features and services that integrate and improve everyday life.