WakingApp Raises $4.3 Million for its AR and VR Platform

Israeli-based startup WakingApp a provider of tools for quick and easy creation of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR)content, today announced the raising of $4.3 Million USD in Series C funding led by Chinese tech companies including Youzu Interactive. The funding will be used toward expanding the company's AR/VR platform offerings,…
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EHang Launches Ghost 2.0 Drone with VR Device

Arial drones have proved very popular in recent years for videographers and photographers to capture imagery that would be difficult to capture any other way. EHang, an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology company, today released the…

VRGO Chair Heading to VRTGO Event

Yesterday VRFocus reported on VRGO, a tilting chair designed for players to move in virtual reality (VR) launching a Kickstarter crowd funding campaign. To add to the promotion designer Joe Ryan will be taking his product to next weeks…

EVE: Valkyrie Developer Hiring Senior VFX Artist

Icelandic-based developer CCP Games, which also has a studio in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK has recently announced it's looking to hire a senior VFX artist to join its team. The studio behind online space simulator EVE: Online, needs the…

MushroomballVR Kickstarter Launched

MushroomBallVR, a first and third-person VR platformer by developer VitruviusVR has now launched its Kickstarter crowd funding campaign. VRFocus reported in October that VitruviusVR would be seeking funding support for its virtual reality…

HTC: VR “will take some time” to Hit the Masses

With all the hype around virtual reality (VR) as the next big revolution in entertainment its easy to forget that it's still in its infancy. Yes the idea has been tried numerous times over the last few decades but to no avail. 2016 will be…

360Heros Team Heading to DEMA Show 2015

DEMA, the Diving Equipment & Marketing Association is holding its annual show this week in Orlando, Florida. Attending the event will be 360Heros, the New York based virtual reality (VR) technology company that offers a line of camera…

Battlezone PSVR Will Run at 60FPS / 120 FPS Reprojected

Rebellion the UK-based developer behind the virtual reality (VR) videogame Battlezone, which it is reviving from the 1980's, has been featuring in the press recently after a number of announcements. Those reveals have been centred around…