Virtual Reality

Hobs 3D is giving a London community the chance to help in the redevelopment of their neighbourhood using advanced technologies. Read more


Deputy Group Editor, Laura Griffiths, speaks to visual artist, Hallidonto, about his "Cyborg Manifesto" and exploration of 3D and virtual reality with Hobs 3D. Read more


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HP Mars Home Planet

A look at what the VR trend in computing hardware could mean for architecture on Earth and beyond. Read more


Dassault Systèmes is planning to show how customers are using the virtual world to create solutions in digital health, vehicle technology, and smart cities. Read more


Luxexcel 3D printed ophthalmic lenses


Luxexcel, the optics company 3D printing ophthalmic lenses, has received an equity investment totalling €4m from Innovation Industries, Dutch venture capital fund. Read more


Seymourpowell VR


Seymourpowell's VR design technique enables users to collaborate without the use of more than one headset via a mobile app. Sketches, curves and surfaces can all be visually drawn, and visually assessed, by numerous collaborators simultaneously. Read more


Deputy Group Editor, Laura Griffiths takes a look at how virtual reality and mobile technology are influencing a new era of CAD software. Read more

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Microsoft Windows 10 Creator's Update

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Microsoft has acquired Simplygon as it begins to drive forward its intent to adopt 3D technologies as part of last year’s Windows 10 Creators Update announcement. The Windows 10 Creators Update will launch new features for the programme in the Spring Read more


3D software developer launches ShapeLab app to enable anyone to create 3D models from scratch in a VR environment. Read more


Sony has filed a detailed patent for a system which would allow video game characters to be 3D printed. The development could mean a huge advancement in video game merchandising. Read more


Asiga talk clear aligners, automotive is in focus, and we look at architecture, casting and virtual reality too. Read more


Siemens has installed Virtalis Virtual Reality software and systems at its Congleton, UK site in a bid to create a "digital factory". Read more


Doctors Without Borders to improve patient care in major disasters and war zones with 3D printing and virtual reality concept. Read more


PSA brand to launch new DS 3 automobile model using Dassault Systèmes’ “Virtual Garage” at Geneva Motor Show. Read more


Patented scanning technology is capable of producing accurate representations of 3D material samples with sub-mm precision. Read more


Peter Davis, Co-founder of DeeThree, talks at the TCT Show + Personalize 2015 Conference about the four key areas of 3D data. Read more

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Sketchfab secures Series A funding led by FirstMark Capital to build online platform for 3D, VR and AR content. Read more


Vortex VR partners with 3D Systems to launch virtual reality mobile phone case and head mounted display. Read more


CNH has installed a further six Virtalis Virtual Reality systems, with ten such facilities now in place worldwide to aid training sessions, focus groups and manufacturing reviews. Read more