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Take Safety Training Back to the Roots with Virtualization

Like most other training content experts, we started our virtual reality (VR) journey through safety training for a global shipping company that we have provided training support to for over a decade. The benefits of virtual reality safety training (VRST), as opposed to instructor-led training, videos, regular e-learning courses, or serious games and simulations are far higher the way we see it....
Authored by admin Last updated on 08/01/2018 - 15:59
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Develop and Port Windows* Mixed Reality UWP Applications in Unity* Software

The Microsoft* Store is open to VR apps. To gain access to this marketplace, you'll need to adhere to specific guidelines and develop using the Universal Windows* Platform (UWP), Microsoft*'s effort to create a new way to develop universal apps that run across a variety of devices. This article explores how to build UWP apps with Unity software, cover the simplest way to port VR software to UWP...
Authored by Castedo, Alejandro Last updated on 09/10/2018 - 14:45
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Code Sample: MRHand.cs Script for Input in Native UWP Unity* Apps with Motion Controllers.

Attach this script as component to a gameobject in Unity. After setting up a Tracked Pose Driver component in the gameobject to the correct device and handedness the MRHand.cs script will provide you with public Input functions to obtain controller button presses to drive your game.
Authored by Castedo, Alejandro Last updated on 09/10/2018 - 14:44
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Code Sample: Lightmapping code for prefabs in Unity*

Attach this script as a component to any prefab you might want to lightmap. From the editor window inside Unity you can setup a scene with proper lighting and position your prefabs inside the scene as per your requirements.
Authored by Castedo, Alejandro Last updated on 05/21/2019 - 13:40
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Virtualizing Psychotherapy with VR the Epic Adventure

We can review a VR application at any stage of production without much stress. The biggest flaw in our first-hand experience, though, was that none of us were clinically suffering from any kind of condition. Yes, some of us suffer from motion sickness, but none by clinical definition. So, we spent some time researching the scientific basis, if any, to develop a demo VR Exposure Therapy (VRET)...
Authored by admin Last updated on 09/17/2018 - 10:53
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Code Sample: Intel® Multi-Core Processor Enterprise VR Experience, Integrating Crowd Simulations into Mixed Reality

Code Sample: Intel® Multi-Core Processor Enterprise VR Experience, Integrating Crowd Simulations into Mixed Reality
Authored by Rick Blacker (Intel) Last updated on 12/14/2018 - 19:02
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Power is Nothing Without "Controllers"

In the first post I spoke about the team and the project, while the second one has been all about the developer kit we are using, while I introduced also a few key aspects of Mixed Reality such as the Space Type. As soon as we received the devkit we started working and today I want to describe more key features of the Mixed Reality Toolkit and also suggest a few concepts on how to design your app...
Authored by Matteo V. Last updated on 06/23/2019 - 19:10