‘Mindshow’ CEO: VR Lets Animators Do What ‘Would Have Cost Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars’ Before

There are various mediums for creators of different kinds within the VR ecosystem and Visionary VR’s Mindshow is giving users a platform to create and share animated narratives through virtual reality. We reported on the software back in April, where it left an impression on us as VR’s “missing character animation and storyrtelling tool”, and CES 2017 has brought us a bit closer to the masses getting their hands on it.


Samsung Gear VR vs Cardboard, Vive and Rift

This blog entry below details a review ofprimary differences between the Samsung Gear VR and other VR headsets.  It covers:

– how it works
– how Gear VR differs from HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and Playstation VR
– what it’s like to view 360 photos and videos on the Gear VR, compared to Google Cardboard or a VR magic window
– features and specifications of the Gear VR
– some Gear VR apps
– problems / issues
– accessories and mods for the Gear VR
– alternative mobile VR solutions


A list of VR podcasts

  • The Voices of VR is a podcast published three to five days a week featuring interviews with the pioneering game developers, enthusiasts and technologists driving the resurgence of virtual reality. It’s hosted by Kent Bye, who has traveled to the top VR gatherings around the world since May 2014 to bring you a diverse range of VR perspectives and insights from over 500 makers and seasoned academics. Kent is a VR developer himself, so his journalism is informed by both his technological expertise as well as a deeply embedded need to uncover best creative practices and social applications.
  • The VR Scout Report is a weekly podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst.