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Facebook Unveils AR Headset Which Gives Users “Perceptual Superpowers”

Facebook has unveiled a new prototype of Augmented Reality (AR) glasses that amplify what the wearer aims to hear and silence everything else around. According...

FB Invites People To Explore, Play And Create In Virtual Reality: Horizon Project

Facebook has invited people to join its Horizon project which is a social experience where people can explore, play and create with others in...

The Future of Slot Games in India

Slots are the most popular products for online casinos targeting Indian players. One of the factors why this is the case is that slot...

Tech Giant Apple Plans To Acquire Virtual Reality Company “NextVR”

Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is planning to acquire California-based virtual reality company NextVR in a deal said to be worth $100 million, the media...

VR Can Now Allow Patients to Follow Physiotherapy at Home

Virtual Reality (VR) combined with 3D Motion technology could allow physiotherapy to be translated onto a virtual avatar whom the patient can follow at...

Social Media Giant Facebook Acquires VR Games Developer “Sanzaru Games”

Facebook has acquired Sanzaru Games, the developer behind the best virtual reality (VR) game of 2019 titled "Asgard's Wratha for an undisclosed sum. Sanzaru Games...

What is the Potential of Virtual Reality in the Workplace?

Virtual reality is making a splash in all kinds of industries around the world. It has been estimated that the VR market will be...

Virtual Reality Head-Gear Can Hamper Visual Memory: Study

Virtual Reality (VR) is gaining popularity in fields like healthcare, multimedia, entertainment and education but too much use of the technology may hamper your...

Facebook to Build its Own Operating System That Will Power its Hardware

Facebook, which has a poor privacy record, has announced it will build its own operating system (OS) from scratch that will power its hardware...

Facebook Acquires Beat Games- Developer of VR Game ‘Beat Saber’

Facebook has announced it is acquiring Beat Games, the developer of popular Virtual Reality rhythm game called Beat Saber. Beat Games will become part of...

Artificial Skin Made of Silicon Helps In Enhanced VR Experience

Scientists have developed a soft, flexible artificial skin made of silicone and electrodes that can help in rehabilitation and enhance virtual reality (VR). Just like...

Why Virtual Reality Headsets Failed to Create Craze Among Masses?

Having been around for nearly five years now, Virtual Reality (VR) headsets are yet to find adoption among the masses. You only find them tucked...

Apple Shelves its Plans to Develop AR, VR Headsets

In what could be bad news for the tech industry, Apple has reportedly shelved plans to develop its Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality...

Virtual Reality Treatment Reduces Desire for Drugs

More than 1,000 drug users in Shanghai have undergone an eight-month virtual reality treatment programme over the last three years to overcome their addiction. More...

Circus Maximus Experience Offers Visitors to Relive Imperial Period of Rome through Virtual Reality

The Circus Maximus Experience, opened in Rome this week and offers visitors the chance to relive the ancient splendors of chariot racing in the...

Virtual Reality Can Identify Early Alzheimer’s More Accurately

Virtual reality (VR) technology can identify early Alzheimer's disease more accurately than 'gold standard' cognitive tests currently in use, says a study. The findings, published in the journal Brain,...

Virtual Reality can Help People With Dementia: Study

Virtual reality (VR) technology can enhance the quality of life for people with dementia by helping them to recall past memories, reduce aggression and...

Hollywood Movies Allow People to Interact with Objects Using Multi-Sensory VR

Imagine stepping into a movie or virtual world and being able to interact with what’s there. That’s now possible through the magic of Hollywood...

Virtual Reality: The New Medicine to Combat Pain

Amanda Greene lives with pain. "If I don't have nerve pain, I might have joint pain. If I'm not having joint pain, I might have...

Virtual Reality Tech Transforming Heart Treatments

Virtual Reality (VR)-powered head-mounted wearable devices are leading to new developments in cardiovascular treatment and improved outcomes for patients, researchers report. The VR technology is...

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