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Samsung Gear VR Tips You Need to Know

Make the most of the Samsung Gear VR with this real advice for a virtual world.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

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VR Art Reduces Need For Opioids in NY Hospital

In Spring 2017, Olivia Davis, Assistant Curator for the Montefiore Medical Center Fine Art Program and Collection, approached renowned artist Tom Christopher to create the first virtual reality experience specifically for pediatric cancer patients in the Bronx, NY. The hospital wanted to create a …

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Virtual reality is back at Six Flags Great America with DC superhero ride

GURNEE, Ill. — Six Flags Great America opened a new kind of roller coaster experience Thursday.Virtual reality will now be added to the already …

Virtual Reality

Oculus is hosting free World Cup viewing parties in VR

The World Cup begins today and you can watch it in VR if you have a mobile Oculus Go or Samsung Gear VR headset.<p>Facebook's Oculus Venues app, a place for watching live events in VR, is adding free livestreams of selected World Cup games via Fox Sports for US viewers over the next couple of weeks. …

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Tour the Anne Frank House in virtual reality on Oculus Go and Samsung Gear VR

Timed with Anne Frank's 89th birthday, a new virtual reality (VR) tour of the Holocaust victim's hiding place is now available on Oculus Go and …

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SBS, Optus launch FIFA World Cup apps

With kick-off beginning tomorrow night, SBS and Optus have launched a 2018 <b>FIFA World Cup</b> app, alongside the first ever <b>FIFA World Cup</b> Virtual Reality …

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New Samsung Gear VR To Launch As Galaxy VR

We previously heard about some new trademarks that Samsung had filed for their Galaxy Watch and Galaxy Fit. These new devices will replace existing …

Gear VR

Tech-Savvy Pastor Uses VR To Deliver Virtual Baptisms

<b>Technology & Religion collide.</b>For many Christians, being baptized is the ritual of declaring your faith through a symbolic act of purification and …

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What’s Up Wednesday | Tech Edition: First Impressions of the Oculus Go: Will it Transform VR in the Healthcare Space?

Less than 24 hours after Mark Zuckerberg announced the Oculus Go at F8, I was fortunate to have one in my possession. I have been in the reality of …

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Oculus Mobile Store adds support for free and paid downloadable content in beta for Oculus Go and Samsung Gear VR with Rift support coming soon

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Is Virtual Reality About to Transform the Way We Experience Live Music?

I stood in a small room with a headset and felt like I was on stage with Fall Out Boy. Kind of.<p>A couple of days ago, in between eating instant porridge at my desk and looking back on the previous week’s horoscopes to see if they were accurate, a colleague tapped me on the shoulder and asked if I …

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Limited stock: Samsung Gear VR Headsets under $60

Daily Steals have been up to their old tricks again, bringing you a <b>massive $70 discount</b> on this <b>Samsung Gear VR</b> <b>Headset and gaming controller</b><b>.</b><p>We had to admit back in the 90s that we weren’t really <b>ready for VR</b>. The graphics were so bad it was embarrassing. The developers must still wake up in a cold …

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All 21 apps and games launching on Oculus Go

The Oculus Go virtual reality headset is now available at a starting price of $200, and Facebook showed off its flagship VR social apps at its F8 developer conference today. It supports 1,000 existing apps, but Oculus is hoping to coax users to try out its latest hardware with the launches of 21 …

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Samsung’s Pilot Season project aims to kickstart episodic VR TV

So imagine watching your favorite TV series – like Westworld or The Walking Dead or Netflix’s Daredevil – but shot with 360-degree cameras for …

Virtual Reality

Samsung Gear VR gets its own original video series

A new wave of standalone VR headsets are coming but long before these, there was Samsung’s Gear VR. Powered by Oculus, the Samsung-specific platform …

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Where to buy a used VR headset

Google Daydream, Samsung Gear VR, and the PlayStation VR are taking the world by storm when it comes to amazing VR experiences. The only problem for …

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Dead Secret VR Horror Mystery Launches On PlayStation VR April 24th

PlayStation VR gamers looking for a scare, may be interested in a new virtual reality horror, mystery, adventure which will be launching later this …

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Hospital visits take an extra dimension

Katiah Kidwell trials the VR glasses at the WCH Day Unit. Photo courtesy Rachel Kidwell.<p>Virtual reality glasses are giving children in hospital good …

Australian Universities

Plex VR app now available for Samsung Gear VR

When Plex launched their VR app just last January, it was only available for Google’s Daydream VR headset. But of course there are other devices and …

Virtual Reality

Plex launches its Plex VR app on Samsung Gear VR and Oculus, will bring VR co-viewing and voice chat to Gear VR within a few weeks

Gear VR

Plex comes to Samsung Gear VR

There's a shortage of video designed for virtual reality, but you can still enjoy content intended for the flat screen in VR. There are VR apps for …

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Mozilla's Firefox Reality browser is where VR meets the web

Ready Player One? Try Ready Surfer One.<p>Mozilla, the nonprofit organization behind the Firefox web browser, said Tuesday it's building a new web browser. This one, though, won't run on your computer in the traditional way. Instead, it's built "from the ground up" to work with new VR and AR headsets, …

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Samsung Gear VR

After years of teases and failed experiments, we might actually be on the cusp of the virtual reality era. One of the reasons is the Samsung Gear VR, …

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How to set up your Samsung Gear VR

Jumping into VR with your new headset is super easy, but there are a few quick things you need to do before having fun in another world. This guide …

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HTC's standalone Vive Focus headset is launching to 'global markets' this year

While virtual reality started as a fairly expensive medium, it's become significantly more accessible over the years.<p>This accessibility is due in no …

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Qualcomm wants to make 'XR' a thing with its future-forward developer kit

As the lines between virtual reality and augmented reality blur, thanks to things like phones capable of doing both and apps starting to live in both …

Virtual Reality

March Madness: How to watch 2018 NCAA men's tournament games without cable

If you don't have cable, you can still stream for free all 67 NCAA tournament games through the iPhone, Android phones, web, tablet, and set-top …

College Basketball

Walking in another’s virtual shoes: Do 360-degree video news stories generate empathy in viewers?

Executive Summary<p>Does immersion yield empathy? The aim of this report is to address the question of whether news media—in this instance, short-form …

Psychology

CNN partners with Magnopus to bring VR news to the Oculus Rift

CNN is moving beyond mobile with its virtual reality journalism. The news organization has partnered with L.A.-based interactive entertainment studio Magnopus to launch CNNVR today for Oculus Rift.<p>Starting last year, CNN has experimented with 360-degree stories on the web and on mobile. Its …

Business

WWE Virtual Reality Content Launching Today, Jim Cornette - WWE Photo Shoot Video, The Bella Twins

WWE Virtual Reality Content Launching Today, Jim Cornette - WWE Photo Shoot Video, The Bella Twins

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