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Texas A&M Upgrades Virtual BIM CAVE Environment

December 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Modeling

Futuristic, immersive journeys through and around virtual 3-D buildings created by Texas A&M construction science students highlighted final reviews for a fall 2015 building information modeling class led by Julian Kang, associate professor of construction…

Virtalis Unveils Visionary Render Software

December 23, 2015 - in Modeling, Products

Virtalis, one of the world’s leading Virtual Reality (VR) companies, is previewing Version 1.2 of its Visionary Render software. Technical Director,…

Nokia Technologies Announces Commercial Availability of OZO Virtual Reality Camera

December 1, 2015 - in Modeling, Products, Surveying/Mapping

Los Angeles, Calif.—Nokia Technologies today announced the commercial availability of the OZO virtual reality (VR) camera at a launch event attended…

Vritalis Partners with ComputerKomplett ASCA on Virtual REality Solutions

November 10, 2015 - in Corporate, Modeling

With Virtual Reality (VR) once again the buzz phrase on everyone’s lips, ComputerKomplett ASCAD will offer Virtalis’ innovative VR software products and solutions in DACH. Oliver Moseler, head of the PTC Business Unit within ASCAD, explained: “Thanks…

Infrastructure Innovations: Virtual Reality as a Tool for Modern Business

September 30, 2015 - in Column

For a long time, the concept of virtual reality (VR) was relegated to science fiction and entertainment such as Star Trek or The Matrix. Although a holodeck still is out of reach, the technology used for VR—the immersive technology that enables people to…

CES Gains Virtual Reality Focus and Marketplace for Augmented Reality

September 29, 2015 - in Announcement, Modeling

Arlington, Va., Sept. 28, 2015—Reflecting the fast growth of  virtual reality, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today announced the expansion of the Gaming & Virtual Reality Marketplace at CES 2016. Owned and produced by CEA, CES is the…

Nokia Announces OZO Virtual Reality Camera for Professional Content Creators

July 29, 2015 - in Products, Surveying/Mapping

LOS ANGELES, Calif., July 28, 2015—Nokia today announced OZO, the first commercially available virtual reality (VR) camera designed and built for professional content creators and the first in a planned portfolio of digital media solutions from Nokia Technologies,…

SPAR International 2015 to Feature Live Demonstrations of DAQRI’s Smart Helmet

March 17, 2015 - in Announcement, Corporate, Modeling

Portland, Me., March 17, 2015—DAQRI, the world’s leading augmented reality developer, will be at SPAR International 2015 giving live demonstrations of the DAQRI Smart Helmet. DAQRI President Andy Lowery will also deliver a Keynote presentation at the 12th…

High Fidelity Virtual World is a Follow Up to Second Life

May 21, 2013 - in Modeling

Philip Rosedale, the found of Second Life is working on a 3D digital world called High Fidelity. The new world looks to harness body tracking and gesture control for a more immersive virtual reality experience where avatars are controlled by head and hand…

BIMx by GRAPHISOFT is First 3D AEC App to Fully Utilize the New iPad’s Retina Display

May 23, 2012 - in Corporate

GRAPHISOFT, the global leader in Building Information Modeling (BIM) solutions for architects, has announced an update for its BIMx application. The BIMx 1.2.455 update for iPhone/iPad app provides native support for the iPad 3 Retina display, resulting in…