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Hardware Virtualization, Types

Acer Unveils New Business-friendly Windows VR Headset with Detachable Display

August 29, 2018

Via: Road to VR

Acer today announced a new Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headset. Dubbed the Acer OJO 500 (pronounced ‘O-ho’), the new headset is packing a few features that seem to be making overtures to the enterprise sector. Seemingly taking a page out […]


Types, Videogame Virtualization

‘Virtual Virtual Reality’ Set to Launch on Vive via Steam Next Month

August 20, 2018

Via: Road to VR

Virtual Virtual Reality, a VR gem which first launched on Daydream in 2017 and later on Oculus Go and Rift earlier this year, appears to be on its way to the HTC Vive via Steam. Though there doesn’t appear to […]


Types, Videogame Virtualization

The Exorcist: Legion VR Is Finally Complete With Fifth Chapter

August 15, 2018

Via: UploadVR

Over 10 months since its initial unveiling, Wolf & Wood’s Exorcist VR saga is finally complete. This week sees the launch of the fifth and final installment in the episodic horror VR game, named The Tomb, on Steam and Oculus […]


Types, Videogame Virtualization

Modders Are Bringing Wolfenstein 3D, Doom And Heretic To VR With Motion Controls

August 1, 2018

Via: UploadVR

Both id Software’s Wolfenstein 3D and Doom were landmark achievements in 3D videogame design, truly putting players in the body of their virtual protagonist for the first time. It’s fitting that id’s John Carmack is currently continuing the journey he […]


Innovations, Trends

This medical pioneer trains digital doctors with AR and VR

July 31, 2018

Via: ZDNet

Dr. Shafi Ahmed is a practicing cancer surgeon who specializes in laparoscopic, or keyhole, colorectal surgery. In his words, “that’s kind of my day job.” He’s also Associate Dean at the prestigious Barts Medical School in London. It’s worth noting […]


Types, Videogame Virtualization

Beat Saber Could Remake VR Arcades With Tournaments And Mixed Reality

July 31, 2018

Via: UploadVR

Indie sensation Beat Saber is now officially supporting VR arcades with a commercial license. This means VR arcades can officially start carrying the rhythm slicing game through an agreement with its creators. Distribution platform SpringboardVR is one of the first […]


Innovations, Trends

BBC Reveals Two New VR Experiences Celebrating The RAF And Suffragettes

July 10, 2018

Via: UploadVR

So far UK broadcasting group the BBC has delivered some of the most powerful VR experiences yet seen in headsets. From the fantastic underwater exploration of Life in VR to the storybook novelty of The Turning Forest, the organization has […]


Hardware Virtualization, Types

Rift Pulls Ahead Of Vive, Windows VR Gains Ground In June Steam Hardware Survey

July 2, 2018

Via: UploadVR

Another month and another similar set of Steam Hardware Survey results are in. The Oculus Rift once again came out on top in the optional survey in June 2018. Rift took 46.26% of the overall VR headset usage on Valve’s […]


Vendors & Products

HTC Partners With China’s Massive State Cellular Carrier to “boost mass VR adoption”

June 28, 2018

Via: Road to VR

HTC and China Mobile Communications Corporation today jointly announced a partnership to “accelerate the proliferation of 5G infrastructure and devices in China.” Further, China Mobile, the country’s massive state-owned mobile phone carrier, will help HTC push its VR devices into […]


Innovations, Types

The Sublime Virtual Virtual Reality Finally Comes To Oculus Rift

June 7, 2018

Via: UploadVR

One of the most essential mobile VR experiences has finally made its way over to a PC-based headset. Tender Claws’ surreal VR adventure, Virtual Virtual Reality, got a surprise launch on the Oculus Rift this week for $19.99. In the […]