BMW M Virtual Experience showcased on the new HTC VIVE Pro Eye

| January 8, 2019

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Unveiled at CES 2019, this collaboration with HTC, NVIDIA and BMW is ushering in a new age of advanced immersive retail, with foveated rendering and real-time analytics delivered through the new VIVE Pro Eye.

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BluFocus Inc. is an advanced testing, certification and advisory service specialist for the home entertainment industry. BluFocus tests and qualifies entertainment content, technologies, devices, apps and software within the physical, digital and broadcast distribution areas by utilizing its patented systems and proprietary workflows. Located in the heart of the Entertainment Industry, BluFocus has been working with major Hollywood studios and content owners around the world since 2007 ensuring that content, hardware, software and technologies are of the highest caliber before release to consumers.

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Article | February 17, 2020

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Article | June 14, 2021

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New Doom VR Mod Releasing Soon For Oculus Quest

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BluFocus Inc.

BluFocus Inc. is an advanced testing, certification and advisory service specialist for the home entertainment industry. BluFocus tests and qualifies entertainment content, technologies, devices, apps and software within the physical, digital and broadcast distribution areas by utilizing its patented systems and proprietary workflows. Located in the heart of the Entertainment Industry, BluFocus has been working with major Hollywood studios and content owners around the world since 2007 ensuring that content, hardware, software and technologies are of the highest caliber before release to consumers.

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