Fove HMD Completes Successful Kickstarter Campaign

Fove, the virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD) that uses eye-tracking technology has seen its successful Kickstarter campaign come to a close today. As VRFocus has previously reported, the Fove funding goal of $250,000 USD was smashed well before today's deadline, and finished on $480,650 from 1,480 backers. (more…)
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Microsoft Reveals Improved Lenses for Oculus Rift

After the recent collaboration announcement at E3 in Los Angeles, by Microsoft and Oculus VR,  a freely downloadable CAD file has popped up online at Microsoft Research. This file claims that Microsoft Research has developed a superior lens…

2015 Proto Awards Now Accepting Submissions from VR Creators

The 2015 Proto Awards, now in its second year is accepting submissions from now until the 15th July 2015. With all virtual reality (VR) developers and creators being welcome to participate in the submission process for consideration in…

Mozilla Now Testing Virtual Reality Firefox

Mozilla, the San Francisco based non-profit foundation, has now started letting outside developers use a test version of its Firefox browser with new virtual reality (VR) technology that could make surfing the web more like watching movies…

Star Trek Studio Announces New VR Division

The company behind Earth: Final Conflict, Andromeda and Star Trek, Roddenbury Entertainment has recently announced a partnership with Immersive Media, a specialist in 360° full motion, interactive experiences, to launch Roddenbury 360°.…

Crytek Predicts “4 Years for Mass Adoption” of VR

With virtual reality (VR) soon to hit the mass market with head-mounted displays (HMD) from Oculus VR, Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) and HTC to name a few, predictions will invariably sprout up as to how the technology will fair against…

Project Beyond Begins Sign-up for Prototype Kits

360 degree video content is becoming big business as virtual reality (VR) head-mounted displays (HMD) like the Samsung Gear VR and Google Cardboard start to take off with consumers. So the Think Tank Team, a research group within Samsung…

360Fly Signs LOI with VSN Mobile 360 Degree Team

360fly, a 360 degree video outlet, has recently signed a letter of intent (LOI) to purchase assets and intellectual property rights of VSN Mobile's 360 degree hardware, software and senior management team. (more…)

FlyInside FSX Kickstarter Goes Live

VRFocus previously reported on FlyInside FSX being developed by Daniel Church, a software developer who ports PC videogames onto the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD). Now Church's Kickstarter campaign has gone live, to help bring…