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Apple Acquires Virtual Reality Company NextVR

Thursday May 14, 2020 11:38 am PDT by Juli CloverApple has acquired California-based virtual reality company NextVR, Apple confirmed to Bloomberg today. New's of Apple's planned NEXTVR acquisition first surfaced in April, but it appears the purchase wasn't completed until recently. Apple reportedly spent around $100 million to purchase the…
bubmag
May 14, 2020
Virtual Reality

Apple acquires California-based VR startup NextVR; a report in April said the deal is valued at around $100M (Mark Gurman/Bloomberg)

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bubmag
May 14, 2020
Virtual Reality

Treating Covid-19 Using Virtual Reality

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bubmag
May 14, 2020
Virtual Reality

Jota: ePL success a virtual reality check

Jota: "Although we have a staff member near, it's almost up to us and one ball. So it's a hard way to begin this preseason because that's what it really is" By Jeremy Langdon, Sky Sports News Last Updated: 14/05/20 10:33am Wolves star Diogo Jota says becoming a virtual football…
bubmag
May 14, 2020
Virtual Reality

Defcon Is Canceled

For years, a simple and elegant inside joke has permeated Defcon, the influential hacking conference. You say it to your friends, you reference it during your talk, you design a fake website to try to trick unsuspecting rubes: Defcon is canceled. On Friday, though, the bit became reality. Organizers announced…
bubmag
May 9, 2020
Virtual Reality

New VR tech simulates touching walls and other stuff

A new device uses multiple strings attached to the hand and fingers to simulate the feel of obstacles and heavy objects in virtual reality, researchers report. Today’s virtual reality systems can create immersive visual experiences, but seldom allow users to feel anything—particularly walls, appliances, and furniture. In comparison, the new…
bubmag
April 28, 2020