MTBS3D RT @industrychanger: Interviewed Neil Schneider from @MTBS3D about @OpenSource_VR and open standards. This is what he said:
MTBS3D Open Source vs. Open Standard, an important distinction. @UploadVR @official_ita3d #VR
MTBS3D RT @randizuckerberg: Excited to be keynoting at Miami's 1st #VirtualReality Conference - #BIGSummit @theBigSummit
MTBS3D MTBS is in South Beach for @theBigSummit, Miami's first ever #VirtualReality conference! #BigSummit #CEEK #VR
MTBS3D RT @Robertsmania: This is going to be potentially huge for sharing experiences with VR! 360 support in YouTube @MTBS3D
MTBS3D .@AMD talks latency at @intlCES, plus #VR, FreeSync & more! #CES2015
MTBS3D RT @Robertsmania: Interviews from last week are starting to get posted @MTBS3D #CES2015
MTBS3D RT @FeelThree: @MTBS3D Pre-Kickstarter raffle @ to win 2 cool VR Motion Simulators&shipping p…
MTBS3D .@ImmersiONVRelia awarded best of @intlCES & our #CES interview with CEO, Manuel R. Gutierrez Novelo! @TDVision #VR
MTBS3D Neil's wife is insanely jealous! MTBS goes shoe shopping w/ @sixensemotion at @intlCES! #sixensestem #VR #CES2015
MTBS3D RT “@VRGLASS: @MTBS3D @intlCES We are Crowdfunding. Can you help us by retweet?
MTBS3D First interview from @intlCES w/Snail Games & their #3D gaming console & smartphone featuring eye tracking! #CES2015
MTBS3D We are back from @intlCES! Special thanks to @Robertsmania for his camera work! Keep an eye out next week for his interview w/ @oculus! #CES
MTBS3D RT @Robertsmania: Just interviewed Nate Mitchell at Oculus after checking out the Crescent Bay - Amazing, seriously really good #CES2015 @M
MTBS3D RT @Robertsmania: VR Lounge at Hyde nightclub in Bellagio #CES2015 @MTBS3D

Samsung’s Virtual Reality Headset Just Went On Sale

By Alex Fitzpatrick

Samsung’s virtual reality headset, the Gear VR Innovator Edition, popped up on the company’s online store Monday for $199.99.

The Gear VR is a mobile virtual reality unit — it uses a Samsung Galaxy Note 4 as its screen, which isn’t included in the headset’s price.

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Real Life But Better: How Augmented Reality Can Save Gen Z

By Sean Brennan

Our kids are fat. They’re super-connected, self-aware, highly-strategic, fat kids. One-third of American kids are overweight, according to the CDC. Another study predicts that a staggering 47% are predicted to be obese by adulthood. And while our instinct tells us to take away their phones and unplug their Xboxes, technology might actually be the cure.

Augmented reality, in particular, has potential to mobilize (and exercise) those dubbed “the most sedentary generation in American history.”

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Are Google And Facebook Gearing Up For A Virtual Reality War?

We live in a futuristic age: we hold supercomputers in the palms of our hands, we can print anything in 3D, and cars are starting to drive themselves. Alas, no hoverboards or holograms yet, though one startup out of Florida aims to bring us one big step into that future. One startup backed by $542 million in funding from Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) and elite Silicon Valley venture capitalists, that is.

Magic Leap, which received its latest round of funding in October, is promising a lot but isn't saying much. As per its own mysterious website: "Magic Leap is an idea…(that) exploring human creativity is as great an adventure as exploring space." The same website is filled with videos of tiny elephants hovering in hands and whales floating above beaches. On the team page, where most companies would list their credentials, Magic Leap whimsically lists software ninjas, story-tellers, and psychedelic physicists. One of its investors described Magic Leap's mystery product as "so badass you can't believe it."

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