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Top Google Cardboard VR Apps for 2018 - Always Updated

February 08, 2018 Kevin F

Top Google Cardboard VR Apps for 2018 - Always Updated

Google Cardboard is an amazing platform with tons of quality apps launching every month. We know it can be tough to keep tabs on the latest must-haves so here are the top apps for Google's Cardboard platform. This list updates in real-time so be sure to bookmark this post and check back often. Top Google Cardboard Android Apps for 2018 Top Google Cardboard iOS Apps for 2018 Unfortunately, the Apple app store doesn't have an official VR category like the Play store but the link above is the next best thing.  And if you're looking to grab some viewers for your next promotional...


5 Virtual Reality Facts You Probably Didn't Know

January 29, 2018 Kevin F

5 Virtual Reality Facts You Probably Didn't Know

While many have dabbled with it in the past, modern Virtual Reality (VR) as we know it, is a pretty new advancement in the world of technology. And there’s still a lot the general public doesn’t know about VR and it's history. So here are 5 VR facts about VR you probably didn’t know:  Born In 1987: Believe it or not, the term VR was originally coined in 1987 by Jaron Lanier, when this form of sensory immersion was first explored. During an intense period of research surrounding this form of technology, the phrase was already solidified as what we know and...


5 Virtual Reality Trends to Watch in 2018

December 14, 2017 Kevin F

5 Virtual Reality Trends to Watch in 2018

The Virtual Reality (VR) industry is developing at lightning speed right now, integrating into just about every business sector and operation around the world. The VR world is growing so quickly that revenue from VR hardware and software is projected to increase from 3.7 billion USD to 40 billion USD by 2020. Paired with Augmented Reality (AR) in many cases, VR is becoming increasingly popular with mobile users as well, accounting for 75% of global VR display sales by 2020.  With an estimated 171 million users by 2018 and counting, the potential for the VR market is through the roof....


4 Actually USEFUL VR Apps for Google Cardboard

December 14, 2017 Kevin F

4 Actually USEFUL VR Apps for Google Cardboard

There are literally hundreds of VR apps for the Google Cardboard platform and the truth is a good chunk of them are pretty gimmicky. But every so often we like to highlight a few that stand out because of their real-world utility, uniqueness, or just plain awesomeness! So here are 4 VR apps you should definitely check out on the Cardboard platform. EXPEDITIONS Expeditions is a VR teaching app that allows you to take part in immersive virtual trips all over the world (and beyond). You can visit historical sites, outer space, dive in an Atlantic ocean, and even check out...


6 Ways VR Can Improve Your Brand Strategy

November 20, 2017 Kevin F

6 Ways VR Can Improve Your Brand Strategy

As attention spans continue to shrink with regards to content consumption today, more brands than ever before are looking to the potential of Virtual Reality (VR). People are logging onto social media, perusing Google, and checking their app notifications on the go, which means 4-page articles just aren’t packing the same punch anymore. People are busy and want some entertainment when they decide to unplug from work and waste time on digital platforms. It’s this very sentiment that his given rise to VR. If you want to capture the growing base of consumers who are clicking on video posts more...