VR Startups

Virtual Reality and Escape Rooms

Why VR Will Transform Escape Rooms

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

A riddle for your noodle: What do you get when you combine trending technology with a live adventure game? If it is virtual reality and escape rooms you are talking about, you get VR escape rooms — the next big thing in real-world adventure gaming.

Walking in Virtual Reality

The Way We Walk in Virtual Reality

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

Virtual reality allows us to enjoy new, immersive experiences – we could be world-class runners, footballers or even soldiers serving in a special military unit. To fully become immersed in these experiences, the VR equipment should cover our entire body and all of our senses. There have been many advances in these fields; in this article, we will focus on walking in VR, and the upcoming gadgets which enable us to transmit our real-world leg movements into the virtual world.

Virtual Reality Social Network - Social VR

Virtual Reality in Social Media: Introducing Next Level Networking

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

The $2bn Facebook paid for Oculus in 2014 certainly raised a few eyebrows at the time. Many wondered why the world’s biggest and most popular social network wanted to own a virtual reality company that specialized in single-user experiences - the antithesis of social media, which is fundamentally about sharing experiences with others.

Virtual Reality in Architecture and Design

5 Creative Uses of Virtual Reality in Architecture and Design

  • Posted by Aviram Eisenberg in VR Startups

For many design-led industries, the biggest challenge is often convincing the client that the finished article will look just like - or better than - the 2D or 3D representation.

Investing in Virtual Reality

Why It’s Smart to Invest in Virtual Reality

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

Although the road certainly had some stumbling blocks and potholes, technology market analysts can now say with confidence that virtual reality is here to stay. VR has not only captured the public imagination with the pure wonder and delight of entering the digital world, it shows real promise to change the world for the better with its countless (and lucrative!) applications to industries ranging from manufacturing to medicine. At long last, the question has changed from whether VR is worth investment, to how to invest in virtual reality.

Virtual Reality and Internet of Things

Why VR and Internet Of Things are a Natural Fit

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

From a certain perspective, virtual reality and the Internet of Things are two of the most important technologies to arise in the past decade or more. Taken individually, each technology represents a real sea change. VR has the potential to truly change the world in some surprising ways, while the Internet of Things already has transformed the way we live our lives. It is the confluence of these two developments, though, that offers the most promise and opportunity of all.

Virtual Reality and Sports

Why Virtual Reality and Sports are a Match Made in Heaven

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

2016 made clear that virtual reality is poised to become one of the largest trends in tech. With the release of consumer-level equipment like the HTC Vive and Samsung Gear VR, industry analysts predict that VR and AR will be a $120 billion industry by 2020. The technology is finding particular success by supplementing a much older and even larger industry - Sports.

Virtual Reality Marketing Trends

VR Marketing: The Marketing Industry’s Next Big Thing

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

The disruptive effects of Virtual Reality, or VR, on industries across the board is on its way. Advances in VR technology are rapidly redefining what Virtual Reality can do and whose lives it will impact. No longer is it a novel entertainment platform. VR, you see, is growing up fast with ambitions to change the world. While that vision may not be fully realized for some time, Virtual Reality is poised, for certain, to transform the world of marketing.

Best Virtual Reality Startups in 2017

15 Best Virtual Reality Startups to Watch in 2017

  • Posted by Yariv Levski in VR Startups

Virtual Reality (VR), which uses state of the art motion sensing and speech recognition software to immerse users in a digital experience, is probably one of the most anticipated technologies currently approaching the market. Because a VR system uses much of the same hardware as mobile devices, it’s easy for Virtual Reality startups to come up with products using tools that they are already familiar with.