Google opens up Expeditions VR app

google expeditions

Google is rolling out an update to its Google Expeditions app on Android in a bid to extend take the experience outside of the classroom.… Read more

Nokia tips strong VR growth after lacklustre 2016

Tarif Sayed

Nokia has predicted a strong year for virtual reality (VR) in 2017, despite lacklustre headset shipments last year. Speaking at a press and analyst briefing… Read more

Practical Magic and Intel collaborate on VR Dunkirk experience

Virtual reality VR Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival

Practical Magic has collaborated with Warner Bros and Intel to create a VR experience for Christopher Nolan’s new film Dunkirk. The Dunkirk Virtual Reality Experience… Read more

VR and AR investments reach US$2 billion in past year

Virtual reality VR Edinburgh Digital Entertainment Festival

Deal makers in the virtual and augmented reality space invested US$2 billion across 27 sectors in the past year, according to new research. Digi-Capital’s latest… Read more

BBC launches experimental VR app


The BBC has launched a virtual reality app for iOS and Android through its experimental BBC Taster division. The BBC said that the free app… Read more

Deutsche Telekom taps Accedo as VR partner


Deutsche Telekom has partnered with Accedo for its Magenta Musik 360 virtual reality music offering. Launched last month, Magenta Musik 360 is a VR experience… Read more

Parks Associates: 9% of US homes plan to buy VR headsets

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Some 9% of US broadband households plan to buy a virtual reality headset within the next year, according to Parks Associates. The research firm’s Virtual… Read more

BT looking to integrate VR with TV experience

An attendee tries out a VR headset at CES 2017

BT is looking into ways to integrate virtual reality sports with the main TV screen experience, and is looking to capture 360° coverage of sports… Read more

YouTube launches new 180-degree VR format

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YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki used an onstage interview at the Vidcon content creators event in the US last week to unveil a new partnership with… Read more

Mediapro launches into VR gaming


Spanish broadcaster and producer Mediapro has teamed up with audiovisual producer 100 Balas and Sony Interactive Entertainment Spain to launch itself into the world of… Read more