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New MakeVR Pro Offers Fully Immersive VR 3D Modeling on HTC Vive with 3D Printing in Mind

  Available online on Viveport, MakeVR Pro is a CAD based fully immersive 3D content creation experience that provides precision tools that allow objects to snap to grids, rulers, or any other object in the scene and slide over their surfaces, all the while maintaining their depth and angle relative …

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HoloLamp May Bring Holographic 3D Displays into Mainstream Use

I firmly believe that no VR or AR application will ever truly enjoy widespread adoption unless they are able to do away with uncomfortable, wearable displays. Mobile phone gave use virtual collars but if nothing else they enabled us to do away with watches. There’s a reason Apple Watch is …

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Experience the Future of Aircraft Additive Manufacturing in Virtual Reality with Stratasys

To celebrate the many innovations for aircraft additive manufacturing that Stratasys and its partners are presenting at the upcoming The Paris Airshow, the AM company created an virtual reality experience (get your headset) that takes you inside of an airline cabin to ponder all of the ways that 3D printing can impact …

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NASDAQ Publishes Post on 3D Printing Market Going Up, VR Going Down

The official NASDAQ website published a post by Robert Cyran, a Reuters BreakingViews columnist, highlighting how the Virtual-reality hype is fading while the 3D printing market appears to be solidifying. According to Cyran – and we fully stand by this analysis – tepid sales, legal questions and immature technology are putting dreams of …

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HTC Uses BCN3D Sigma R17 for Materializing VR Designs at Mobile World Congress

One of the highlights of this year’s Mobile World Congress is one of HTC’s flagship products, the HTC Vive virtual reality headset, using a 3D printer by BCN3D for give a physical form to concepts created in virtual reality. The Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017, which is held every year …

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3D Scanning Pioneers Dacuda Sell Off 3D Division to Magic Leap

In its ongoing effort to provide customer oriented software solutions based on the most advanced computer vision technologies, Dacuda is refocusing its product portfolio on their well known Productivity Solutions and divesting from its 3D division, which, according to unofficial reports, has been sold off to Magic Leap. Dacuda boasts …

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Verto Studio VR is the First Polygon 3D Modeler for Holographic Devices

VertoStudio VR is a fully-capable holographic 3D modeling studio and generalized augmented reality tool. No mirroring or external software is required of any kind. You can use it to import FBX, OBJ, DAE (and more) directly as holograms, then configure every aspect of the visual display of these holograms directly …

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Microsoft Acquired Simplygon to Stengthen Its 3D for Everyone Proposition

Microsoft acquired Simplygon, a premier developer of automatic 3D data-optimization solutions. This acquisition accelerates our 3D For Everyone vision and strategy, which Microsoft introduced with the Windows 10 Creators Update at our event this past October in New York. Simplygon’s technology and talent will strengthen Microsoft’s position in 3D creation, making …

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OPTIS Releases VR-Ready SPEOS CAD Sim Version 2017

SPEOS is now HPC and VR-Ready for enhanced design capabilities. OPTIS, a pioneer and global provider of lighting simulation solution for industries, announces the latest version of SPEOS. OPTIS’ flagship software is the only CAD simulation software available to solve the technical challenges of lighting, color and materials with CAD environments. …

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