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Is There a Future for Magic Leap?

Magic Leap has been a company many people initially got excited about. The success of augmented reality still remains very limited, forcing the company to potentially try and find a new owner.  The Future of Magic Leap When virtual reality started making headlines, one major company was bold enough to go in a  different direction. […]

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HTC Moves its Yearly VR Developer Conference to Virtual Reality

Virtual reality technology can be used to one’s advantage in many different ways. HTC, a manufacturer of mobile devices and VR hardware, is moving its Vice Ecosystem to a virtual space over coronavirus concerns.  HTC Fully Embraces Virtual Reality It is pertinent for companies hosting and attending events to take note of the current coronavirus […]

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Facebook Expands the Oculus Gaming Group by Acquiring Sanzaru Games

Facebook has taken a big gamble by acquiring Oculus many moons ago. Despite not seeing much growth in the VR industry, the social media giant is not giving up on VR just yet. Facebook Buys Sanzaru Games It is interesting to see how Facebook is not giving up on a potentially failed venture. Virtual reality […]

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Indian Hotel Launches World’s First Virtual Reality Experience Centre

Virtual reality has been making inroads in various sectors. Following in-flight entertainment, it now seems hotels are getting in on the action as well. Experiencing Virtual Reality in a Hotel For entertainment purposes, virtual reality can be a very welcome addition to most companies and service providers. Even hotels stand to gain from embracing this […]

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VR Hardware Hygiene is Crucial to Thwart Coronavirus Spreading

Ongoing coronavirus concerns are spreading on a global scale. Even virtual reality users need to be aware of this problem, especially when using VR hardware in public locations. Sharing VR Hardware and Hygiene Various places provide access to virtual reality in exchange for a small fee. Customers can then rent headsets and play games for […]

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2020 is a Crucial Year for Virtual Reality Gaming

The future of virtual reality gaming still hangs in the balance. 2020 Will not be different in this regard, although significant progress needs to be made sooner rather than later. Virtual Reality Gaming in 2020 Despite being launched several years ago, VR gaming has not attained any level of mainstream traction. It remains a niche […]

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The Weather Channel Plans to Incorporate More AR and VR Elements Into its Broadcasts

Most people consider virtual reality as an immersive and educational technology. Being able to visualize certain concepts or types of data can unlock a lot of new use cases. In the US, the Weather Channel has begun using VR to educate the masses on ice fishing and frozen lakes. It is a very interesting development which can even […]

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Sacremento Fire Department Experiments With VR Training and Education

It has become apparent virtual reality is not just a consumer-oriented technology. In fact, it may find its target audience well beyond that group of people. In terms of training exercises, VR offers a safer and immersive testing environment compared to other solutions. Even firefighters-in-training in Sacramento are experimenting with this technology at this time. […]

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Microsoft is Building a Cheaper and More Open HoloLens 2 AR Unit

Despite the ongoing struggle for growth, virtual and augmented reality is still flourishing as an industry. Microsoft is intent on further exploring all of its available options in this regard. By officially announcing the HoloLens 2, the company is improving upon its first iteration. For augmented reality enthusiasts, this unit will offer significant improvements over […]

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Steam Rolls out Support for NextVR’s Virtual Reality Broadcasts

There is still a long way to go until virtual reality becomes mainstream. Most of the efforts in this regard remain somewhat fractured. Steam, the popular gaming platform, is trying to play its part in this regard. The platform now supports all VR broadcasts provided by NextVR. A promising development which can expose a lot […]