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Tag: virtual-reality

Is Star Trek behind many of our modern-day technologies?

7th August 2017
David Graves, creative director at Bristol-based GWS Media and Robotics, definitely thinks so...
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VR World Congress talks now available online

17th July 2017
Missed VR World Congress? You can now catch up on many of its fascinating talks covering virtual, augmented and mixed reality developed across the globe
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Meet Orbitance – the company that understands homes aren’t 2D

4th July 2017
Take a look at how Orbitance wants to help home buyers, sellers and estate agents alike by using VR and 3D tech to show off properties
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Profile: Steel Media – providing the lowdown on mobile gaming since 2005

13th June 2017
Meet the Bath-based company behind PocketGamer that's been celebrating gaming on the move since the days of the Gameboy
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Quick! Bristol’s first VR experience centre needs you to make it a reality

5th June 2017
Kickstarter campaign launched to bring VR experience centre to the South West
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Ultrahaptics raises £18m to develop touch sensations for AR and VR

5th May 2017
Funding for global expansion and new technology areas
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Interview: Richard Cambridge Harbutt from OWL VR, 3D video experts

27th April 2017
Meet the company hacking 360 camera kit to get the best immersive video they can
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13 cool virtual reality tech demos we got to try at VR World Congress

20th April 2017
The latest VR tech we saw at Bristol's massive 3-day VR conference that we think you should know about
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Bristol-based robotics companies to collaborate on semi-autonomous teleoperation system

4th April 2017
They will be using parts of OC Robotics' snake arm robot and Shadow Robot's Dextrous Hand as aprt of a remote control system for robots
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South West tech and digital events roundup – April 2017

1st April 2017
Highlighting some of the best tech-related events, meetups and more each month in and around Bristol and Bath
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Get access to cutting-edge VR tech for £24

29th March 2017
Updated: This year VR World Congress has opened up its expo area, featuring the latest in VR tech and demos, for just £24 per ticket
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Ultrahaptics to open its doors to engineers seeking new opportunities

20th March 2017
Join the team at Bristol-based Ultrahaptics for pizza, beer, tech talks and demos of its latest VR haptic technology
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Applications are open for the Investor Showcase at VR World Congress 2017

6th March 2017
Are you a VR or AR company looking for investment? Don't miss out on this opportunity to pitch to investors at Europe's biggest VR conference
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Bristol-based Studio Diva reaches final in top UK video games awards

1st March 2017
The team behind the 360 video marketing campaign for PlayStation VR's UK tour is in contention to grab an award at MCV 2017
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Guest blog: Design/Build/Market’s mini-conference is back this February

16th February 2017
The Bristol-based meetup that brings together designers, developers and marketers will be talking all things virtual reality
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Profile: Rendermedia CGI, bringing products to life with inspiring VR, AR and 3D content

10th February 2017
From spare room CGI to VR in Vegas, we find out more about Rendermedia CGI, the Swindon-based VR agency producing leading immersive content
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Don’t miss the new series of exciting tech talks from the Bristol Branch of the BCS

31st January 2017
Interview: Organiser Lloyd Skinner gives us the lowdown on a new series of tech events from an organisation “committed to making IT good for society"
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TechSPARK readers offered 20% discount on tickets to VR World Congress

30th January 2017
Missed our competition to win free tickets to VRWC 2017? Get yourself a fifth off the price of a ticket instead!
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Competition: Win a pair of tickets to VR World Congress 2017 worth £600!

19th January 2017
Enter our Twitter competition for a chance to win one pair of full conference tickets to the biggest virtual reality conference in Europe on 11-13 April
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Impressive line-up of new speakers announced for VRWC 2017

17th January 2017
Expect to hear from the likes of IBM, London’s Royal Opera House and Aardman Animation at VRWC this April
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