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Google Cardboard Branded for South African Businesses

We have recently sold quite a few Google Cardboard virtual reality headsets to South African Businesses. At the last count we have sold more than 15 000 Google Cardboard VR Headsets. The companies whom have bought the Google Cardboard mostly use it as corporate gifts to clients or as part of their own Virtual Reality and 360° video experiences.

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Experience Rio Olympics 2016 in Virtual Reality with Google Cardboard

The imminent Rio Summer Olympic games are set to kick-off in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil this coming August. Despite longing to be in the midst of the leading international sporting event, the reality is that most of us won’t get a chance to experience Rio Olympics 2016 live. However, technology offers a hyper-reality alternative for spectators to get a futuristic experience that promises to be almost indistinguishable from the reality of being a part of the Olympic games this year, through the use Virtual Reality.

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PlayStation VR South African Release

Back in 2014, Sony claimed the center of attention in the information superhighway (the internet) when they announced that they had been working on a project known as Project Morpheus for over three years. It was later revealed that Project Morpheus was the code name for what would be known as the PlayStation VR – a Virtual Reality gaming head mounted display. Unlike HTC Vive and Oculus Rift at the time, the PlayStation Virtual Reality didn’t rely on a high-end gaming PC to operate but instead would be powered by the PlayStation 4. Over two years on and South African fans (and the world over) of the popular home video console can start to celebrate. It was officially announced that the PlayStation VR headset would be available for purchase from October 13th this year. This will make it the very first dedicated gaming VR headset to be available in local retailers.

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Virtual Reality Game: Hellblade 360° video teaser

If you are not excited about virtual reality yet, you should check out the Virtual Reality Game Hellblade 360° video teaser. We are just in the beginning stage of virtual reality.

Think of virtual reality at the moment, as smartphones back in the 90’s. Then take a look at the Hellblade 360° virtual reality video game that is being developed, and you will be amazed. It is hard to imagine where virtual reality is going to be in 10 years from now, but from the looks of it, things in virtual reality is going to get so real, that it is going to be hard to distinguish what is real and what is not real.

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