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What can I do with virtual reality? Quick guide to VR use

Do you coordinate innovation processes in your company? Or maybe manage new technology implementation inside a business/education project? There’s also a slight chance you work in the entertainment/marketing sector and look for cutting edge audio-visual products. If...

Virtual and augmented reality trends for 2021

Here we are, living in 2021 now, a year that many seem to perceive as a rebound from the last, rough and tragic year. Maybe it’s because even though the world pandemic is still present, people realized new technologies are here to help us. Without them, we won’t be...

New languages, other reality. Practicing conversation skills in VR

Education and new media - the mix which utilizing we want to master for more than two decades now. New possibilities, much more ways of sharing information, and of course - the engagement rate - these are the most important issues schools and universities want to...
The power of augmented reality edutainment apps

The power of augmented reality edutainment apps

It’s easy to assume that primary schooling takes a lot of practice and patience. Working with young minds full of energy and new ideas is probably not for everybody. Young teachers, at the beginning of their professional careers, are usually learning even more than...

In the immersive world of animals – VR and AR cases

In the immersive world of animals – VR and AR cases

We love them, we pet them, we share our lives with them. Yes, this blog piece is all about animals, our dear friends, and our co-tenants, here, on Earth. During the centuries, we’ve managed to cooperate with each other - sometimes for the common good, sometimes only...

Augmented reality in marketing and e-commerce

Augmented reality in marketing and e-commerce

According to IDC, by the end of 2020, the market value of VR and AR technology can reach 162 billion dollars. It means there is good news for high tech companies around the world, but not exclusively. We have already addressed the topic of e-commerce and marketing...

Eye-popping VR apps to deeply reconnect with nature

Eye-popping VR apps to deeply reconnect with nature

VR allows us to experience even the most abstract situations, especially when we want to step into someone else’s shoes. It’s mainly the domain of games and simulators, as they grow more immersive and even broader in terms of world-creating and, for example,...

3 extraordinary VR projects that play with physics

3 extraordinary VR projects that play with physics

As VR developers, we are aware that many users of virtual reality headsets focus mainly on applications that are reliably mimicking real-life experiences. After all, this technology was created to expand the immersion effect of modern gaming. So it is very...

Seeing the world of geometry with Augmented Reality

Seeing the world of geometry with Augmented Reality

Some say that we are surrounded by mathematics all the time, experiencing its presence in architecture, design, art, but especially in nature (beehives, snail shells, and so on). Honestly, it's pretty hard to disagree, but at the same time, not every person is able to...

Top 3 AR apps for interior design

Top 3 AR apps for interior design

Unlike virtual simulations, augmented reality serves as an extension of our imagination. Its primary purpose is to show us a glimpse of things we’d like to see in real life, and that gives us - users and developers - many new capabilities. It’s no surprise that apart...

Oculus and Microsoft now with support for OpenXR

Oculus and Microsoft now with support for OpenXR

Less is more, also when it comes to game development. But sadly, it’s not always possible to reach this minimalistic standard, for example, when every other distribution platform requires a different API adjustment. In that case, there’s always a lot of extra work to...

FingerTrak: the future of 3D hand tracking?

FingerTrak: the future of 3D hand tracking?

Let's make it clear: nowadays, traditional VR controllers are resembling rather past than the future of immersive technology. And that's because of their construction-associated limitations. While most producers are already seriously interested in using haptic...

Will Virtual Reality Save the Planet?

Will Virtual Reality Save the Planet?

Immersion in the virtual world made with Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality technologies can be charming while changing our view on significant civilization problems. Few of us can afford to explore oceans, admire the richness of underwater fauna and flora. We...

VR in medicine

VR in medicine

If we didn’t try virtual reality or our only contact was limited to games and advertising, the idea of ​​using it in medicine seems quite abstract. Well, what would it look like? However, it turns out that it is far from abstraction or nonsense. VR in medicine is one...

I learn foreign languages. In VR.

I learn foreign languages. In VR.

This epic scene from “Friends” is probably known to everyone. Teachers, educators, linguists have been working for years so that students don’t look like Joey. And since language learning is very popular, many suggestions for enhancing the process have come forward....

Giant Lazer at IFA Berlin 2018

Giant Lazer at IFA Berlin 2018

Trade shows are keeping us busy this summer season. Logimat in Stuttgart, CeBIT in Hanover and now IFA in Berlin. We've just had the pleasure of visiting the IFA trade fair (International Exhibition of Consumer Electronics and Home Appliances) thanks to...

Step into Unity 3D beginner course

Step into Unity 3D beginner course

The virtual reality market is dynamically developing, both gaming and applications for the industry / enterprise sector. Thus, there is a growing interest in learning to create applications in Unity 3D, in which we write simulators, training and games....

Talk @ European VR/AR Congress 2017 :: VR/AR for Industry

Talk @ European VR/AR Congress 2017 :: VR/AR for Industry

VR and AR are not only for entertainment. The consumer market obsessed with entertainment doesn’t notice a silent revolution going on … the birth of Homo Augmentus. A new type of Meta-Human that excels at work and even life. Immersive technologies are more...

Virtual Reality Applications for Industry – Case Studies

Virtual Reality Applications for Industry – Case Studies

Is VR any good for anything else than games? Or maybe virtual reality as a technology is still too immature for any serious applications? Nope. Looking at these serious implementations, it's the beginning of industrial VR revolution. Virtual Reality as a platform is...

How to E-Mail a Tech Person & Get a Reply (for Non-Tech)

How to E-Mail a Tech Person & Get a Reply (for Non-Tech)

I've been working as an application developer / team leader for quite some time now. During my career I've seen thousands of emails from non-tech people asking for support. In most cases replying to these messages is tedious and defies productivity. Inspired by...