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XR Technologies: Software

Information on VR, AR, MR, and XR in education, healthcare, and research.

Created by Health Science Librarians

Apps for Education/Healthcare

Explorations in VR for HigherEd
By Rob Theriault MET, BHSc., CCP(f)
Immersive Technology Lead, Georgian College
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FcHXvL2SmWqNwnLpmc-0Ti2N6tQotVseBYWSjL39P2w/edit#heading=h.nnsa5urx8jnn

WebVR Directory
https://webvr.directory/

XR for Hospitals
Compiled by Lynn Eades
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1e7AfWlo6rCIdKPy-OMKbsH7nghmA4GZJWPEYATBjUBo/edit?usp=sharing

Games and Simulations

Oculus Store - https://www.oculus.com/experiences/quest/

STEAM - https://store.steampowered.com

VivePort - https://www.viveport.com

WeARVR - https://www.bloomberg.com/profile/company/1259114D:US

 

Sites for finding reviews/news

Medical Futurist - https://medicalfuturist.com/magazine

PC Magazine - https://www.pcmag.com/

Road to VR - https://www.roadtovr.com/

Upload VR - https://uploadvr.com/free-report-rise-vrarmr-enterprise-workplace/

Virtual Reality Institute of Health and Exercise - https://uploadvr.com/free-report-rise-vrarmr-enterprise-workplace/
Find out how many calories you can burn playing VR games.

VR Fitness Insider - https://www.vrfitnessinsider.com/

Educational Software Vendors

Floreo
https://floreotech.com/
Has developed a supplementary method of teaching social and communication skills for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Kai's Clan
https://kaisclan.ai//
K-12 - Kai’s Clan is a collaborative coding platform that encompasses several technologies into an all-in-one learning platform. Robotics, Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are more than just current trends, fancy jargons to throw into conversations and disruptive technologies.

Labster
https://www.labster.com/
High School, College - Virtual labs in Science and Medicine

Nearpod
https://nearpod.com/
K-12 - Lessons in English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Technology/Computer Science, World Languages, Financial Literacy, etc.

Redhouse Virtual Education
https://redhouse243.com/
Creates immersive, interactive, and engaging mixed reality software applications for educational use.

Swim
https://xrswim.com/
WebVR content

Springboard VR
https://springboardvr.com/education
K-12, Higher Ed, Museums, and Libraries

zSpace
https://zspace.com/
The zSpace Learning Experience consists of hardware, software and educational contentThe zSpace Learning Experience consists of hardware, software and educational content