8 VR Startups in The MENA Region that will reshape the future August 22, 2017

From experiencing the Holy Mecca in Egypt, to virtually living in a battlefield or using digital innovation to tackle claustrophobia, these 8 Virtual Reality startups are swiftly revolutionizing the Middle East. Although aliens and unicorns don’t exist, people can’t (yet) travel to Mars, and skiing in Dubai costs a fortune, Virtual Reality (VR) is making all of these achievable by creating a digital-reality-experience. This technology takes people to entirely new places without needing to be physically present – you could believe you’re even…

Communicate Reality Check November 1, 2016

Reality Check, an article by Zaira Lakhpatwala as featured in Communicate Magazine, November 2016 issue Full article available online by clciking here.

Al Arabiya Virtual Reality Interview July 11, 2016

On July 11, 2016, our founder and VR filmmaker Karim Saad has been interviewed on Al Arabiya news channel to discuss about the potential of Virtual Reality in the Middle East. Full article can be viewed here. View the full interview on Youtube

Virtual and augmented reality arrive in the UAE May 17, 2016

On May 17, 2016, our founder and VR filmmaker Karim Saad has been interviewed by John Lillywhite for an article about virtual and augmented reality that was featured on ArabianBusiness.com Full article can be read here.

MIT: Virtual Reality Applications in the Middle East January 11, 2016

By Wael Nabbout on January 11, 2016 MIT Technology review. Full article here. Virtual Reality Applications in the Middle East Head Mounted Displays by Giga Works Few companies in the Middle East have taken an interest in head mounted devices. In Dubai, Atlantis The Palm resort utilizes VR headsets to give potential clients a view of their premises, including the aquatic facilities. From the creators’ side, Tunisia-based game developer DigitalMania has added their first Oculus compatible game to their portfolio….

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