Disney bets on Ozo. “TDisney has struck a deal with Nokia to create VR “experiences” using the Ozo camera. Don’t expect feature-length movies, at least not yet. This is more about making complements to those movies, such as the 360-degree cast interview for The Jungle Book.
The Vive now lets you take phone calls in VR from iPhones. “HTC Vive owners with iPhones can now get phone notifications in virtual reality, just like their Android-affiliated compatriots. The iOS version of HTC’s Vive companion app is now available on the App Store, after making a fleeting appearance prior to the Vive’s launch.”
“Obama and Angela Merkel Geek Out With VR Goggles at Trade Fair“ – “As part of his and German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s push to promote a major transatlantic trade deal, they toured today the Hannover Messe trade fair, where they both tried on virtual reality goggles.”
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“A new study shows that a startling number of gamers who binge on PC and TV video games experience hallucinations and flashbacks.”