MTBS3D RT @gamasutra: Oculus news: Crescent Bay headset, Unity 5 partnership, and the Oculus Platform
MTBS3D RT @oculus: #OculusConnect introduces a new feature prototype, Crescent Bay!
MTBS3D Catching up with @cybereality (Andre Hernandez) & other MTBS alumni at Oculus Connect! #Oculus
MTBS3D RT @cybereality: It's been a great turnout at Oculus Connect.
MTBS3D RT @tomshardware: First Night At Oculus Connect -
MTBS3D First night at Oculus Connect!
MTBS3D Nvidia Maxwell GPUs going VR! #NvidiaMaxwell #VR
MTBS3D We tried out #GearVR and caught up with @ControlVR last night at the @TechCrunch VR Meetup!
MTBS3D RT @avaconinc: AvaCon Joins The Immersive Technology Alliance, New #Metaverse Focused Working Group! via @official_i
MTBS3D Busy weekend coming up in LA! Proto Awards, TechCrunch Meetup and Oculus Connect! #VR #Oculus
MTBS3D SiliconArts and @CubicleNinjas join the ITA! #VR
MTBS3D @jamesstewart3D moderating a panel with Palmer Luckey at Toronto International Film Fest @TIFF_NET. #VR #oculus #TIFF

Two Haptics Minds Thinking Alike!

Miraisens Haptics Demo Sourced From
Haptics usually refer to a sense of touch and resistance. While a vibrating phone is a simple form of haptics, there is far more excitement around being able to feel digital objects or your hands getting actual push-back as you work in a digital world. The problem is these more complex forms of haptics usually require a fixed sturdy object or complex machinery to have any real sensation.

A story has been circulating about Miraisens, a high-tech firm based outside Tokyo that is working to commercialize a new haptics technology. The inventor Natsuo Koda is formerly a Sony researcher for virtual reality.
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Final 48 Hours For Cyberith Kickstarter!

Boy does time fly!  The Cyberith Virtualizer is in its last 48 hours of Kickstarter fundraising.  The above is a Cyberith profile video done by SIGGRAPH highlighting this locomotion product in development.
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Laval Virtual Says it All at SIGGRAPH!

This interview was one of our first at SIGGRAPH 2014, but it actually ended up being a great way to summarize the show and its sentiments in immersive technology.

MTBS welcomes Guy Le Bras, Founder of Laval Virtual, and Laurent Chretien, General Manager/Director of the conference.
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