Virtual Sailing, the New Reality.

Posted on May 20, 2014
Virtual Sailing, the New Reality.

By Kimball Livingston – Blue Planet Times Three questions: 1) Can you get a winning edge in design before you build your foiling catamaran for America’s Cup 35? (Everybody tried, designing AC72s for America’s Cup 34, but challenger and defender were still development platforms when they hit the line for race seventeen.) 2) Can you […]

Canal+ Le Tube Media Magazine Features eb1labs’ Sailing Simulator driRun

Posted on Apr 21, 2014
Canal+ Le Tube Media Magazine Features eb1labs’ Sailing Simulator driRun

Virtual reality went main stream last month with Facebook’s $2 billion acquisition of headset maker Oculus VR. Commentators everywhere were left wondering how an eighteen month old company with no consumer product had created such immense value so quickly. Mark Zuckerberg shared some insight into his thinking by commenting that “Today’s acquisition is a long-term […]

Oracle Team USA Professional Sailor Kinley Fowler tries driRun

Posted on Apr 15, 2014
Oracle Team USA Professional Sailor Kinley Fowler tries driRun

driRun is the world’s first professional sailing simulator. Unlike aviation and motorsport, until now there have been no genuine sailing simulators. We built driRun to allow the pros to prepare for the 2017 America’s Cup in a similar fashion to their Formula One counterparts. Over the past several weeks we have been demoing driRun to […]

The Wall Street Journal talks comebacks & features eb1 labs Co-founder Joseph Ozanne

Posted on Mar 25, 2014
The Wall Street Journal talks comebacks & features eb1 labs Co-founder Joseph Ozanne

Earlier this month the Wall Street Journal featured a great article by Stu Woo on the Oracle Team USA comeback last fall, described by many as one of the greatest comebacks in sports history.  Stu’s well researched piece delved into the human story behind the comeback, how it materialized and some of the communication issues that […]