Saturday, March 25, 2017

Visbit streams 12k 360 video wirelessly with VVOS technology


360 video cloud streaming service Visbit was able to stream 360 video in 12k resolution - wirelessly -  for exceptional detail.

Friday, March 24, 2017

One shot VR: capturing nearly-spherical 360 video with one Entaniya lens


Entapano posted samples of the Entaniya 250 MFT 3.0 lens used with a Panasonic GH5, showing the nearly spherical 250-degree field of view captured with just one lens.

Ricoh is giving away free NAB Show 2017 tickets ($185 value)

photo by NAB
VR and 360 are expected to be bigger than ever at NAB Show 2017, and you can attend for free, thanks to Ricoh (a $185 value).

360 video tour of the new terminal at LAX Airport shows VR's usefulness outside of gaming


Check out this 360 video showing the new terminal at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), which demonstrates one of the many ways that VR is useful beyond video games.

DEALS: NVidia GTX 1050 Ti VR-capable graphics card as low as $129.99

MSI GTX 1050 Ti

The GTX 1050 is the lowest cost graphics card from NVidia that can run an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift, and there are rebates on it from Asus and MSI, bringing the price to as low as $129.99 after mail-in rebate (until March 31, 2017).


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

A preview and tour of the new 360Rumors.com


360 Rumors is getting an upgrade!  You can check out a preview of the new site by going to 360Rumors.com.

Review of Detu F4, a 6k 360 camera


Tech vlogger Stephen Shew reviews the Detu F4, a 360 camera with up to 6k resolution.  Check out his video!

Insta360 Pro will be at NAB Show 2017; price raised 17%

Insta360 Pro, the highly anticipated 8k 360 camera from Insta360, will be at NAB Show 2017.

The world stands united in commemorating victims of terrorist attacks (360 live stream)


As London investigates the terrorist attack this morning, the world stands with Belgium in commemorating the victims of the terrorist attack in Brussels last year, and other victims of terrorism around the world.  Here are 360 live streams showing the world's unity.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

#TECHNIQUE: Back up your 360 videos to the cloud for free with Unclip!


Unclip (Android and iOS) is a video editing app that can back up your 360 videos to the cloud, synchronizing them across devices and conserving the storage capacity of your phone.

UCam Trident is an underwater 360 camera rig that can go 1,000 meters deep

photo by UCam

UCam Trident is an underwater 360 camera rig that can be used up to a depth of 1,000 meters.

Insta360 Air and Insta360 Studio update


There's a pretty useful update to the Insta360 Air app and to the Insta360 Studio desktop software.

LG 360 Cam clone claims better specs than original, including 4k video, waterproofing


Here's a clone that seems to have significantly better specs than the original.  In fact, on paper, this is pretty much the 4k waterproof Theta that people have been asking for.