News / 06.07.2018
The Monthly REWIND – July Edition
Welcome to The Monthly REWIND – a digest of everything we’ve been up to and a look at the wider immersive landscape. Let’s dive in.
Westworld – 360º Immersive Experience
Working together with HBO, we created a bespoke piece of 360º content to promote the 2nd season of Westworld in 5,000 AT&T stores across America.
Rhondda Rebel – AR Experience
Working again with Welsh National Opera, we blended AR with performance and music for a new stimulating experience.
VRLO Is Back – Save The Date
SONY Xperia XZ2 – Promotional Video
We’ve gone back to our roots with the creation of this high-end video for the SONY Xperia XZ2!
The Barriers To Brands Adopting XR – Opinion
Sol Rogers, CEO & Founder of REWIND, offers an insight into how brands can use AR and VR to their advantage.
REWIND In VentureBeat – REWIND On The Web
Want to use immersive content to drive brand engagement? You need the right studio! Check out this VentureBeat article by REWIND’s Rick Davis to understand the important questions to ask before hiring any studio.
Watch Oculus Detail Its Varifocal Half-Dome VR Prototype
Oculus is working on some incredibly impressive technology, a 140º field of view is only going to make VR even more immersive.
– Oculus has updated its minimum spec to Windows 10.
– The full consumer Vive Pro kit is coming to the UK, at a cost of £1,299.
– Steam’s monthly active VR users are up 160% year-over-year.
– Rumour has it that Nvidia’s next range of graphics cards will boost VR bandwidth.
That’s all we’ve got time for this month. Until next time, keep your eyes on our social media feeds for up-to-the-minute info!
HTC unveiled its “most impressive headset yet,” the Vive Cosmos, at CES back in January. We’ve been awaiting more details ever since.
The origins of advertising can be traced back to newspaper advertising in the 19th century. Since then, the industry has experienced many changes. It has adapted to new technology and changing audience demands to remain relevant and effective.
Working with the BBC and Top Gear, REWIND has created three original 360° films that allow anyone with a smartphone or tablet to experience the thrill of taking three petrol-fuelled vehicles airborne over a music festival, a petrol filling station, and a supermarket car park!
Virtual reality has come a long way in a short time, and it’s still advancing at a rapid rate.
Forms of entertainment, and how we consume them, are constantly evolving and progressing.
The Oculus Quest is a fantastic starting point for showing the capabilities of VR to those new to the technology, but it’s also exciting seasoned VR users.
The last couple of months have been pretty hectic for the immersive industry – with the announcement of Hololens 2, release of Oculus Quest, and teasers of other groundbreaking hardware due to release later this year. There’s quite a lot to digest! Here’s a roundup of the news.
Commissioned by AMV BBDO, the REWIND team created an augmented reality (AR) experience on behalf of Samsung. The experience delivers a secret AR menu to diners with a Samsung smartphone in some of the UK’s most popular restaurants.
Fifty breakthrough UK businesses and projects harnessing creativity and technology are featured in a report published today (Tues) at the Createch 2019 conference, part of London Technology Week.