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STRIVR, a leader in immersive virtual reality (VR) training, announced a $16-million round of financing led by GreatPoint Ventures (GPV) to advance the company’s expansion into the enterprise market. With this investment, GPV Managing Partner Ray Lane...
Qualcomm Designs 5G Chips That Will Run Smartphone-powered AR/VR Devices
Though not even remotely ready for everyday service, 5G is going to be the buzz word of 2019. Right now, companies are racing to meet the inevitable network upgrade on both feet. Qualcomm, American smartphone chip...
Lyft Patents Applications Betray Greater Emphasis on AR/VR Systems
Every now and then we set out on a hunt for juicy patent, ones that would hopefully make the most out of Reality Technologies. Browsing the endless patent applications, we stumbled upon a...
The New Hotel Transylvania VR Book is Out!
One of the best things to come out from the VR craze is the host of smaller companies doing amazing things. We have seen VR movies and been immersed in similar games, but have we...
Virtual Reality filmmakers are reshaping cinema with episodic releases like AWAKE: Episode One by Start VR. The 8 episode series tells the story of eight characters with special abilities. In the first episode, viewers are...
Medical professionals who want to make navigating the brain an easier task for themselves, their teams, and for patients are using Virtual Reality to do just that. Surgical Theater is using Precision VR...
Oculus Rift headsets got an update that launched the new Public Homes feature for the platform. Public Homes has made its way through Rift Public Test Channel and is now live for all...
British Army Runs Pilot Virtual Reality in land Program for Combat Simulations
As it was inevitable, state armies are enrolling the Virtual Reality combat simulation programs. British Army in particular has confirmed test project that would see extensive usage of this technology for battlefield training...
Oculus is getting social updates! Those taking part in the Rift Public Test Channel (RPTC) will get January’s Oculus Rift update early. Oculus community members that aren’t in the RPTC will get their...
Getting a soothing massage or skin-improving facial is a great way to treat yourself to something special. Natura Blissé is a Barcelona-based skin treatment company that Qua Baths & Spa at Caesars Palace (Nobu Hotel) uses to...