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Can the Valve Index Make VR Appealing to Consumers?

A surprise announcement in the VR industry can create plenty of buzz. Valve surprised the industry by suddenly announcing its Index VR headset. With a tentative release date of May 2019, this new unit...
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Two Scientific Studies Show Viaiblity of Treating Autism With VR

The potential number of use cases for virtual reality remains unclear. In the scientific sector, it seems a few new options are being explored. One option comes in the form of treating autism. Two...
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No Man’s Sky VR is Free and not a Port of the Existing Game

Most people will readily agree virtual reality is a medium designed primarily for video games. Without games across multiple platforms, the consumer interest in VR would be even more lackluster than it is today....
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Alibaba Acquires Infinity Augmented Reality in VR and AR Push

The future of virtual reality still remains relatively uncertain. Despite the involvement of major companies, the technology still isn't catching on in the consumer segment. Alibaba's recent acquisition of Infinity Augmented Reality may help...
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New Nintendo Labs kit Offers Templates for Creating VR Games

In the world of virtual reality, a few interesting developments are taking place. Nintendo labs has shown a keen interest in exploring VR opportunities. Their latest Labo kit now lets users create their own...
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The Oculus Rift S Comes out This Spring and Costs $399

In the virtual reality industry, there is a strong focus on current and future hardware. Facebook recently introduced the Oculus Rift S. While there was some concern regarding this unit, it seems the device...
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Microsoft Brings OpenXR to Windows Mixed Reality Devices

Microsoft seemingly has big plans for VR, AR, and mixed reality. As part of this ongoing effort, the technology giant has introduced OpenXR to Windows Mixed Reality. The main purpose of introducing this new...
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VR Startup Co-founder Spent an Entire Week in Virtual Reality

The impact of VR technology on the human body and mind remains unclear. Prolonged exposure to new technology often yields negative long-term consequences. One individual recently spent a week in VR without any breaks...

HTC Confirms Viveport Infinity Launch for April 2nd

Although HTC isn't overly successful in VR hardware sales, their software solutions can make a big impact. Earlier this week, the company announced Viveport Infinity. This service grants subscribers access to several hundred apps...
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Facebook’s new 3D Video Chat Project Features VR Avatar Technology

Facebook has not given up on virtual reality as of yet. This may come as a bit of a surprise to some. Despite the Oculus not getting the reception the company had hoped for,...

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What is Simulated Reality?

In the world of technology, there are many different "realities". Over the past few years, people have seen a glimpse of virtual, augmented, and...

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