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Apple Poaches Jaunt Founder in Mixed Reality-related Move

It is not the first time Apple shows a key interest in virtual reality technology. By poaching Jaunt’s VR veteran Arthur Van Hoff, the technology giant reaffirms its position in this market. His role is to perform the duty of senior architect. Specific details remain rather unclear at this time, but the move has many […]

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Microsoft Confirms the Xbox Will not get VR or MR Support

A lot of Microsoft and Xbox supporters will be quite disappointed with one of the E3 announcements. Amid the sea of all new and upcoming games, one particular message was lost in the process. Microsoft will not bring VR or mixed reality to Xbox anytime soon. No VR Love for XBox Users Unlike what some […]

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Samsung’s HMD Odyssey is the Most Professional-Looking VR Headset to Date

It is evident there are still a lot of ways to bring VR to the masses. Most consumers are still not too keen on buying a VR headset. After all, this technology is mainly designed for gamers and geeks, rather than the average person on the street. Samsung is trying to add some “bling” to […]

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Mozilla Releases Draft Version of In-browser Mixed Reality API

Mozilla is one of the many companies focusing on mixed reality right now. Bring this new technology to the masses will not be easy. However, the company has a big plan that will benefit mixed reality, as well as Mozilla’s VR and AR ventures. More specifically, the company wants to bring mixed reality to the […]

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AltspaceVR Will Stick Around Thanks to Microsoft Acquisition

Not too long ago, we reported on how AltspaceVR was shutting down. Although this VR social network had plenty of momentum, the interest and funding dried up all of a sudden. It now turns out the company is getting a second lease on life thanks to being acquired by Microsoft. A rather surprising turn of […]

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Dell’s Mixed Reality Visor Headset is now Available for Pre-order

It appears as if there is a new contender in the VR hardware industry right now. Dell, of all companies, has opened the pre-orders for their Visor headset. The current goal is to ship the devices by mid-October of 2017. An ambitious goal by this company, that much is evident. For the price of $350, […]

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Microsoft to Host a Windows Mixed Reality Event on October 3rd

Even though the virtual reality industry is still in the early stages, some companies are looking to the future. Microsoft, for example, is banking on mixed reality to become a major industry moving forward. The company will organize a Windows Mixed Reality event on October 3rd. It is expected we will find out more about […]

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Microsoft Announces new Halo for Mixed Reality Headsets

It doesn’t happen often publishers bring major game franchises to VR. Although Bethesda has shown some efforts in this regard, they are virtually the only company to do so. Microsoft may shake things up a bit, though. In fact, they are working on a mixed reality version of Halo, together with 343 Industries. This is […]