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Augmented Reality with Oculus Rift

Microsoft's HoloLens is Augment Reality (AR) rather than virtual reality (VR) like Oculus Rift or Sony Computer Entertainment's  (SCE) Project Morpheus. So what would it be like to combine the Oculus Rift with AR, well a hardware hacking…

Virtual Reality Theme Park to be Built in China

Here at VRFocus there is an obvious love of all things virtual. Whether its mobile virtual reality (VR) like the Gear VR or Google Cardboard, tethered VR like the Oculus Rift or Project Morpheus and augmented reality (AR) care of…

Microsoft Release New Minecraft HoloLens Image

One of the showpiece items from the Microsoft briefing at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) was the company’s on stage demonstration of HoloLens, using Mojang’s ever popular videogame Minecraft.  With the videogame previously…

Sony Release New Screenshots For The Playroom VR

With their presentation over for this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) and a good night’s sleep under their belt Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) have begun the process of distributing assets for the various projects announced or…

Praevidi Present AR/VR Austin During SXSW

This weekend multimedia event South by South West (SXSW) kicks off. It will feature a multitude of media information ranging from films to interactive technology. In addition, next week will play host to an augmented and virtual reality…

Virtual Reality Developers React to Microsoft’s HoloLens

A few weeks ago at Microsoft’s Windows 10 briefing the company finally showed off its own head-mounted display (HMD). The technology giant surprised many by not taking the virtual reality route, and instead introducing the 3D hologram based…

Skype Coming To The HoloLens

During Microsoft's Windows 10 briefing today, the company unveiled its new hologram-based head-mounted display (HMD), the HoloLens, along with the Windows Holographic concept. After discussing the wider applications of the new device, the…

Minecraft Coming to HoloLens

Microsoft has surprised both the videogame and technology industries alike today by revealing Windows Holographic, a new hologram-based concept that utilises a brand new head-mounted display (HMD) named HoloLens. Details about the device…