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UPS Is Using VR To Train Their Package Delivery Drivers

By Charles Singletary, Aug 17, 2017 11:45am PDT

Students will have to point out road hazards in a 360-degree experience instead of just using touchscreens. 


"Now where is the VR tutorial to NOT throw packages over fences."

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Killing Floor Incursion Makes VR Absolutely Horrifying

By John Keefer, Aug 17, 2017 11:20am PDT

The Zed hordes should make for even more nightmares in this version of the series.


EVE: Valkyrie Warzone Expansion Drops Need for VR Headset

By John Keefer, Aug 17, 2017 9:45am PDT

In addition to plenty of new content, players can play the game in standard mode or with your VR setup when the game releases on September 26.


"Nice, it was a lot of fun even before the last big expansion but it sucked never playing vs real ..."

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AltspaceVR Lives! Company No Longer Closing Down

By Charles Singletary, Aug 16, 2017 1:25pm PDT

The death knell seems to have been premature as the company engages in discussions with interested parties to keep it alive.


Here Be Dragons To Push Creative VR Development With $10 Million Funding

By Charles Singletary, Aug 16, 2017 12:30pm PDT

The funding round was led by Discovery Communications and includes a new addition to the production studio's board of directors.


Infinity Ward Founder Wants You To Have Meetings In VR

By Charles Singletary, Aug 14, 2017 9:50am PDT

Chance Glasco has embraced the social presence virtual reality supplies to work with a team spread across three continents. 


"This will never happen, especially with the regressive policies being pushed by the GOP-helmed FCC."

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Neurable Reveals A Way To Control VR With Just Our Brains

By Charles Singletary, Aug 09, 2017 2:35pm PDT

The first experience using the technology tasks you with escaping a government lab using psychic abilities.


Rez Infinite VR Releases on PC with Rift and Vive Support Today

By John Keefer, Aug 09, 2017 8:45am PDT

It is playable in desktop mode or with a VR headset, and its available now on Steam and Oculus Home.


"Honestly though, I'm probably not going to return it, because at least it has the new Area X, ..."

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Moss VR's Charming Lead Mouse Can Communicate With Sign Language

By Charles Singletary, Aug 04, 2017 9:05am PDT

This endearing addition enhances the VR experience for deaf players.


Lucid VR Adds Oculus Co-Founder to Head AR/VR Camera Team

By John Keefer, Aug 02, 2017 4:35pm PDT

Jack McCauley will be working on the new VR180 3D camera for iOS and Android devices.


"It'll be interesting to see if the camera is capture only or if it offers the ability to stream ..."

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World of Warcraft VR? Do It For Shacknews, Blizzard!

By John Keefer, Jul 26, 2017 10:45am PDT

A fan's exploration of Dalaran and Stormwind in VR makes it imperative that this happen as a sanctioned experience. 


"Whoa how is he able to do that? They extracted the assets or something?"

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Blade Runner 2049: Replicant Pursuit VR Playable at SDCC

By John Keefer, Jul 19, 2017 11:59am PDT

The futuristic videogame tie-in for the movie will be released this week on July 21.


Leap Motion Gets $50 Million in Funding for AR/VR Tracking

By John Keefer, Jul 17, 2017 12:50pm PDT

Company wants to expand acceptance of its hand and finger tracking hardware and software.


"Yeah, actually, it did. Still not perfect but the experience today is much removed from when it ..."

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Tunnel Vision VR Takes Indoor Skydiving to Extreme Levels

By John Keefer, Jul 11, 2017 9:30am PDT

A new virtual reality experience lets you feel the intensity without fear of parachute failure 


"I mean... Neat I guess? If you're scared of heights or something to the point of not being able ..."

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Getting Married in VR is a Virtually Dumb Idea

By John Keefer, Jul 03, 2017 10:45am PDT

Adult virtual reality game New Wife: Lovely X Cation let's you marry the object of your misplaced affection.


""There are unsubstantiated rumors that Hibiki Games has two sequels in the works: My Wife: The ..."

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