Virtual Reality in the Classroom – IMISI 3D x UNICEF
Youth and XR Series
In December 2018, the UNICEF Innovation Fund announced its largest investment round yet – thirteen new startup companies using frontier technology solutions to create fairer opportunities for children. Among these 13 is a female-founded start-up from Nigeria called Imisi 3D. According to the founder, Judith Okonkwo, Imisi 3D’s solution will provide quality education tools through Virtual Reality […]
The First AR/VR Community Meetup
Simulation Literacies – the Future of Media Imisi 3D is thrilled to partner with the Institute for the Future for a session exploring simulations, the future and what we can create as part of our Youth and XR series. *Email us to request an invitation. Institute for the Future (IFTF) brings people together to […]
UDACITY VR DEVELOPER NANODEGREE REVIEW
We are passionate about growing the AR/VR community in Nigeria, and across the continent, and so were thrilled to kick off our community meetups in July 2017. We are grateful to Google Nigeria for making this first gathering possible, providing excellent facilities and support to ensure we all had a wonderful time. We will now […]
The Boy Who Cried VR
After I completed my VR Developer nanodegree program, following several long moments of self-appreciation, my next step was to write about the experience. But for some reason unknown to me, this posed some difficulty. I just couldn’t decide what exactly to write about and how to go about actually writing it. In light of this, […]
MOBILE VR GETS HANDS EARLY
On the 12th of July, 2016, we held our first VR Showcase in Lagos. Over 50 of the curious came to find out what all the VR fuss was about. They were inventors, entrepreneurs, tech professionals, dreamers and much more. One of them was Osarumen Osamuyi, the Head of Production at Big Cabal Media. He […]
BRIEF OVERVIEW OF UDACITY VR DEVELOPER NANODEGREE
For most people simply curious about virtual reality, going the extra mile to purchase an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive is not normally the first choice of action. Asides from their high cost, the setting up and not being able to use it anywhere at any time is a huge deterrent to virtual reality newbies. […]
Come meet us at CcHub!
Prior to commencement of this programme, I had knowledge of VR development as I had participated in (and won) a VR Hackathon just a month before I started the nanodegree. Also as a game developer, I was versed in the use of Unity3D, a game engine that is commonly used to create virtual reality experiences. […]
We are in residency on the 6th Floor at CcHub, stop by and visit us between 1pm and 6pm each day. We can discuss virtual reality, and you can try it out too! We have learning resources and hold events, so if you are thinking of getting into VR get in touch (firstname.lastname@example.org) or stop by.