As much as Silicon Valley and the tech world can feel like a mythical Never Land, a place where products will feel youthful and new forever, at some point every technology has to grow up. Normally, what it becomes when it grows up is entirely in the hands of consumers. A visionary product will ultimately become … More What Does Virtual Reality Want to Be When It Grows Up? Three Scenarios For the Future
There is no doubt we are on the brink of a wave of momentum for consumer virtual reality. Estimates for Augmented and Virtual Reality put the size of the market at 150 bn by 2020, and as creators we understand that this means a once in a career opportunity to build and create for a … More Three Ways Virtual Reality Will Change Your Life
Platforms like Unity offer a powerful opportunity for a VR developer to build and configure for platforms like Oculus and Cardboard through clean plug ins and developer friendly interfaces. However, the question still begs, are closed eco systems like Unity for development and the Oculus store for distribution representative of the future? What role with … More WebVR : Virtual Reality available for the open web
Tiltbrush is an application that allows you to paint the space all around you in virtual reality. It is breathtaking and magical…..and now it is backed by Google. You can create your own brushes, design your own brushstrokes, and you can use it as your virtual relaity tool to paint things like stars, smoke, and … More Check out Tiltbrush, a painting application for Virtual Reality
Avid readers of this blog will know I am a fan of the entire VR eco-system and all growth in device, the install base, and underlying technology is good and healthy to me. At the same time, it would be remiss to say I am not pulling for Cardboard on one level. It is an … More Is Cardboard making higher end hardware irrelevant?
A fantastic way to learn the basic fundamentals of virtual reality, is in virtual reality. With Cardboard Design Lab, you can do just that. Enjoy an educational and immersive journey through principles for developing virtual reality experiences. Because 3D design is so different than 2D, it is exceptionally helpful to have basic concepts introduced in … More Google Cardboard Design Lab