Virtual reality

RE/MAX announces new chief information officer

RE/MAX Holdings Inc. is furthering its commitment to technology with its newest hire. Grady Ligon is the latest member of RE/MAX’s C-Suite, being named the firm’s chief information officer, according to an announcement on Monday. As CIO, Ligon will lead the technology and data strategy for the company and its franchise brands, RE/MAX spirit Motto …

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Patients with severe injuries find relief through virtual reality at Mount Sinai

NEW YORK — A new approach to pain relief sounds more like a video game than a treatment. CBS2’s John Dias found out that by using virtual reality, patients with severe injuries are finding help through a headset. A few minutes of quiet with a VR headset, and 32-year-old Blake Hunt is a world away. …

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The roadmap to deeper immersion in the enterprise – becoming ‘meta’

The COVID-19 pandemic has rapidly accelerated the rate at which businesses virtualize and shift to digital platforms. Craig Williams, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Ciena, discusses the pros and cons of remote working and considers the role the metaverse will play in the near future. Much has been said about the scale and pace …

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Lenovo ThinkReality VRX wants to help your business embrace virtual reality

Lenovo has released a business-focused mixed reality headset as it looks to help companies of all sizes explore the possibilities of the metaverse. The ThinkReality VRX all-in-one headset boasts a Snapdragon XR platform, pancake optics, four front-mounted cameras with 6DoF tracking, and two high-resolution passthrough cameras. “Our customers are looking for reliable, flexible and scalable …

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‘Walkabout Mini Golf’ Lets You Explore the Deep in New ‘20,000 Leagues Under the Sea’ Course – Road to VR

Walkabout Mini Golf is probably one of the most fun multiplayer games available on Quest today, coming highly rated by users thanks to its immersive environments and intuitive mini-golfing gameplay. Now developer Mighty Coconut has released a new paid DLC, this time bringing to the game a course inspired by the classic Jules Verne …

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Advance Micro Devices, British Airways Hit With Copyright Suit Over VR Recreation of Wright Brothers’ Flight

Advanced Micro Devices, Picture This Productions and British Airways were hit with a copyright infringement and trade secret lawsuit Friday in California Central District Court. The lawsuit, brought by Kibler Fowler & Cave on behalf of Zypre Inc. and film writer and producer Jonah Hirsch, centers on Hirsch’s virtual reality production ‘First,’ a recreation of …

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EXPERIENCING THE RISE OF IMMERSIVE ENTERTAINMENT

Immersive Van Goghcreated by Lighthouse Immersive, opened in the US in Chicago in February 2021. Designer David Korins (Hamilton) later joined the production. According to Bereson, Immersive Van Gogh has been shown in 26 cities to date across North America and Mexico. According to Panasonic.com, for the Immersive Van Gogh Toronto exhibit, 53 Panasonic PT …

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The José Cuervo Tequila Metadistillery by Rojkind Arquitectos

Metaverse continues to attract the attention of architects. Decentralized platforms give limitless opportunities to designers. The José Cuervo Tequila Metadistillery project prepared by Rojkind Arquitectos in the past months is one of them, it is also their first metaverse architecture project. Jose Cuervo’s meta-distillery is no exception, attempting to comprehend the vast possibilities of design …

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Fenniarail Orders Electric Vectron Locomotives

Finnish freight operator, Fenniarail has signed a purchase agreement with Siemens Mobility to procure up to five electric Vectron locomotives. Under the purchase agreement, Siemens will deliver one Vectron locomotive to Fenniarail by the end of October 2023. It also includes the option to order an additional four electric locomotives. The purchase agreement includes the …

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