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Dreamscape Notes Major Success Through its Multi-sensory VR Experience

There are still many drawbacks to virtual reality technology in 2019. One of the bigger issues is the lack of haptic feedback and other sensory input. That situation may come to change, at least where Dreamscape is concerned. Their VR venture lets visitors interact with sensory input and set foot into a completely different world. […]

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The BBC is Bringing Doctor Who to Virtual Reality

Over the past few months, the BBC has shown a keen interest in virtual reality. Ranging from special experiences to broadcasting the Olympics, no effort is spared. It now appears the broadcasting company will introduce a Doctor Who VR experience. It will become to all major VR headsets at some point in 2019. Doctor Who […]

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Expedia’s VR Experience Aims to Attract More Tourists

There are a lot of commercial applications to explore in the world of VR technology. Expedia, a globally renowned travel company, is currently looking into incorporating this technology. In doing so, the company will effectively let clients “try before they buy” when it comes to booking a tour of Mexico’s cenote pools. Expedia Takes a […]

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University of Liverpool Educates Dog Owners on Bite Risks in VR

Even though dogs have become domesticated pets many centuries ago, there is still a very real risk they will bite their owner or other people. Hundreds of thousands of dog bites still occur every year, and the situation has not improved in the slightest. A new collaboration between Virtual Engineering Center and Dogs Trust aims […]

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Japanese Students Recreate the Hiroshima Bombing in Virtual Reality

It has been well-documented how virtual reality technology can be used in many creative ways. Bringing the Hiroshima atomic bombing to VR is a bit controversial, although it helps current generations better understand the impact of his historic event. Teaching valuable history lessons requires the use of innovative technologies first and foremost. Witnessing the Hiroshima […]

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VR Enthusiasts Being Offered a Virtual Tour of Egyptian Queen’s Tomb

Owing to a host of ‘conservation-related’ concerns that have surrounded Egyptian Queen Nefertari (who died some 3,000 years ago), her tomb has been largely sealed off and kept restricted from the public. However, as per a news report published in Live Science, Nefertari’s resting place will now be transformed into a virtual kingdom which can be […]

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Oculus Studios Launches the Anne Frank House VR Experience

Oculus is banking big on the future success of virtual reality. After introducing multiple VR headsets, the company has slowly begun shifting its focus to virtual reality content as well. The latest venture by Oculus Studios comes in the form of a virtual reality tour of the Anne Frank House. It is another example of […]

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Snoop Dogg Makes a Weed-Related Cameo Appearance in Hulu’s new VR Experience

There are many ways to bring creative experiences to virtual reality. Ranging from educational purposes to healthcare and staff training, the opportunities are virtually limitless. Snoop Dogg, on the other hand, is planning to offer a live-action VR experience where viewers can smoke weed in the bathroom with Snoop Dogg. Snoop Dogg Enters the VR Ecosystem […]

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Burj Khalifa’s Mission 828 is a Sickening yet fun VR Experience

Most people acknowledge virtual reality can transport users to all kinds of different locations. Standing on the tallest building in the world and jumping off of it is one option to explore. This new collaboration between HTC and Burj Khalifa sounds thrilling, but also pretty scary. It is not for everyone, although Mission 828 is […]

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MLB Home Run Derby VR Arrives on Mobile, PlayStation, and HTC Vive

Getting more content to VR headset owners remains an ongoing challenge. It is evident sports can play a big role in this regard, although it remains to be seen if and when that will happen. MLB has shown a major interest in this technology, and their home run derby simulator which is available on both […]