New Commerce Hackathon On TechGig Code Gladiators 2019

New Commerce Hackathon TechGig Code Gladiators 2019 launches its New Commerce Hackathon sponsored by JIO inviting participants from all the technology domains including AR and VR technologies.   Augmented and Virtual Reality technologies, since its inception, have observed interest across several industries for its unparalleled applications. Such applications are now explored into developing the

Will Immersion VR Fest be the Catalyst that Drive India’s AR/VR Industry?

What's Amazing Technology is growing exponentially and we are at the cusp of an unfathomable change. The top five emergent technologies- AI, Synthetic Biology, AR/VR/MR, Blockchain & IOT- will re-define the way we live, work, play & Socialise. Immersion- India’s 1st VR Film Fest & Con which held on March 1st/2nd

Microsoft To Combine Mixed Reality With Smartphones In The Near Future

What's Amazing A patent filed by Microsoft suggests that the company could be working on combining Mixed Reality with smartphones. In the patent, Microsoft is talking about the different input methods that could be leveraged when combined with smartphones to allow users to interact better with the virtual environment, web portal

Using Virtual Reality Can Make Your Mind Sharper, Says a New Study

What's Amazing Virtual reality can help people recall information better as opposed to desktop computers, say researchers including one of Indian-origin. The team from the University of Maryland conducted in-depth analyses on whether people learn better through virtual, immersive environments, as opposed to more traditional platforms like computers or tablets. Findings They

Watch | ‘Incredible India’ in 360 degree Video With Google & Indian Tourism Ministry Joining Hands


The Indian Ministry of Tourism has partnered with Google Arts & Culture to showcase Indian festivities, vibrancy, culture and heritage in an immersive way. Recently a 360-degree virtual reality video has been unveiled for the global 'Incredible India' tourism campaign. The video showcases a 360-degree view of some of the most

Google Partnering With CyArk to Help Preserve Endangered Historical Sites in VR


Google and a 3D laser scanning nonprofit California-based, CyArk are coming together to preserve man-made heritage across the world. The joint effort, called the Open Heritage project, will choose the preserve historical sites around the world that are at risk of irreversible damage or total erasure due to human conflict and natural disasters.

VR meets Spirituality with VR Devotee


You must have heard Virtual Reality in gaming, watching movies, traveling new places... Did you ever imagine VR for worshipping? Well, that's right. A VR and AR start-up, Kalpnik technologies has developed an app which will enable devotees across the globe to pay obeisance at the Karmanghat Hanuman Temple, Hyderabad during Hanuman