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Kick Off 2017 with This Killer Vive Guide: H/T to Redditor Burning_Faith

Did you happen to get an HTC Vive this holiday season? Maybe you’ve been eyeing one but feel overwhelmed about where to start? One and all, worry no …

HTC Vive

Facebook Study Finds Introverts Feel More Comfortable with VR Social Interaction

A recent study by Facebook IQ, in which people completed one-on-one conversations in VR, concluded that most people respond positively, and …

Tricking the Brain is the Only Way to Achieve a Total Haptics Solution

Deep in the basement of the Sands Expo Hall at CES was an area of emerging technologies called Eureka Park, which had a number of VR start-ups hoping …

HTC Opens Applications for Free Vive Tracker Dev Kit

HTC announced earlier in January that they’d be giving away 1,000 Vive Trackers to developers. Applications to get your hands on one of the Trackers …

Vive President Says Next-gen VR Headsets Likely to Come in 1 to 3 Year Cycles

Over the course of the last 50 years, capital markets have significantly codified a generational model approach consumer technology products. New …

Extra Equipment

Today’s the final installment of our Oculus Roomscale* series. We’ve covered most of the really technical stuff, like sensors, USB bandwidth, and …

VR Builds Empathy–It Can Build More Inclusive Business, Too

From training diverse workforces to understand each other to putting product designers in the shoes of their customers, VR is poised to be far more than just a game.<p>It’s a truism of history that in a time of upheaval and change, empathy is the first virtue to go. Our current moment is no different. …

Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Can Leave You With an Existential Hangover

After exploring a virtual world, some people can’t shake the sense that the actual world isn’t real, either.<p>When Tobias van Schneider slips on a virtual reality headset to play Google’s Tilt Brush, he becomes a god. His fingertips become a fiery paintbrush in the sky. A flick of the wrist rotates …

HTC Vive is leaving Oculus Rift in the virtual dust, says Epic co-founder

HTC’s Vive is virtual streets ahead of the Oculus Rift in terms of how well it’s selling, at least according to the outspoken Tim Sweeney, co-founder …

The VR/AR Association Launches theDirectory, a Database with 1,000+ VR/AR Companies

<b>In time for CES 2017, the VR/AR Association (VRARA) has launched theDirectory, a first-of-its-kind searchable global database of technology solution</b> …

Augmented Reality