A Groundbreaking Immersive Initiative That Will Virtually Transport You To New York’s Most Spellbinding and World Changing Moments. The Award-Winning Times’ Square attraction juggernaut, THE RIDE, has chosen VR Networks, a global Virtual Reality platform, and TimeLooper to create unforgettable VR moments in New York’s history to be scripted into its new timeless production, THE DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE. The experience is historic, launching as the fist VR theater in New York City, the #1 media market in the United States.
Five world-renowned partners, including VR Networks, enlisted to build a digital and experiential historic event. The new platform elicits users to enter the Theme Park that is THE RIDE while guiding them through award-winning virtual reality, commanding content, intriguing loop holes and 360-videos that formulate a narrative that will unfailingly leave the web user wanting much more.
This is a revolutionary step for the entertainment side of THE RIDE’S initiative. This is the Attraction Industry, the Entertainment Industry and Digital Technology’s combined future. THE RIDE’S acclaimed agency partners are the most revolutionary in North America.
VideoPublishing.com’s vice president of customer relations, says the company is “pleased to be working with [VR Networks] to support this innovative and important mobile application and make the proceedings of UN General Assembly accessible to a wider audience,” In addition, “[VR Networks'] focus on important global social issues sets them apart from many other online and mobile video initiatives and we look forward to helping them grow.”
To get the scoop on exactly how these high-tech videos are made and why couples are choosing to go this route, we spoke to VR Networks, a company that films and produces 3D virtual reality wedding videos nationwide (including in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington, DC, Dallas and Miami) and internationally.
"And then, all of a sudden, Broadway numbers were up. Business, I think, is better than what people were expecting. These stars coming to Broadway and doing a good show and telling a good story are helping for sure."
VR Networks' Broadway VR project is now in accepting beta applications!
"An emerging generation of consumers are watching video on computers and wireless devices — and to them, that's television," said Jill McNabb, Director at VeriSign. Millions already "watch TV" on computers, mobile phones and other devices. According to research by eMarketer, 52 percent of Internet users aged 13-24 watch TV shows online, as do 48 percent of those aged 25-41. Meanwhile, 77 percent of all Internet users — from youths to senior citizens — watch some kind of video content online.
As a result, specialized political Web sites with a .tv domain name have cropped up attempting to educate and represent a vast range of candidates, views and issues. Among them: [VR Networks'] www.Election.tv..."
“Brad Belote, executive producer of KYTV in Springfield, Mo., worries the NBC affiliate won't attract much attention on Oct. 16 when it hosts a debate in the U.S. Senate race between Republican incumbent Jim Talent and Democrat Claire McCaskill. The problem: the St. Louis Cardinals are headed for the postseason. "We're a little nervous going up against a potential playoff game," he says.
But this year voters can still see the full debate even if they're watching baseball when it's aired. That's because for the first time KYTV will make a streaming version of the debate available on its Web site. "There's an appetite there for folks who want to see it when they can," Mr. Belote says….
Startup sites like [VR Networks'] Election.tv are trying to create video-rich sites that provide information on races throughout the country.”
We learned that VR Networks' analystics solution “Kosher is consulting with political campaigns,” to score their content before it reaches a broader audience. Using analytics and biometric feedback in an immersive environment, Media Ventures is able to help direct the message to best fit and resonate with the intended audience.
Vistage International, the world's leading CEO peer advisory membership organization, announced this year's Global Executive Leadership prizes, awarding VR Networks' CEO one of three "Passion" honors.
Founded in 1957, Vistage serves nearly 15,000 members in 15 countries. Vistage member CEOs participate in Chair-led advisory board peer groups, receive executive coaching, learn from expert speakers, and interact among a global network of CEOs from a broad range of industries.