The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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Recapping the top stories covered on
the VRScout Report, a weekly podcast
discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst. Apple
finally talks about VR while taking a (very solid) swing at AR,
Walmart will use virtual reality to train employees, you can
grow better weed with AR + AI, and Q1 VR headset sales…

APPLE ACTUALLY TALKS ABOUT VR

To many eager iOS users out there (myself included),
Apple’s refusal to release or even discuss anything VR-related
has been frustrating. Now Apple has thrown us a bone, and
during their World Wide Developer Conference last week gave us
Apple silo folk some good news. The new 27-inch iMac and iMac
Pro are VR Ready right out of the box (which stops our PC
friends from making fun of us… sort of), and the company also
announced a developer kit for external graphics support for the
adventurous. Also noteworthy: Final Cut Pro X will be able to
support 360 video editing, Unity and Unreal now have VR support
for Macs, and SteamVR is coming to Mac… and although there was
a sweet on-stage mixed reality demo using
Star
Wars
assets and an HTC Vive, there was no
mention of support for Oculus.


APPLE TAKES A (VERY SOLID) SWING AT AUGMENTED REALITY

Apple, humble as always, announced that their ARKit made
iOS the largest AR platform in the world…overnight. Although it
did feel like their WWDC last…

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