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The founder of Facebook’s Oculus reviewed the buzzy new alternate reality device, Magic Leap One, and it’s absolutely brutal
The first product from the Google-backed startup Magic Leap is "less of a functional developer kit and more of a flashy hype vehicle that almost nobody can actually use in a meaningful way," says Oculus founder and ousted Facebook exec Palmer Luckey.
Walmart could soon let customers shop virtually, if a plan detailed in a recent patent comes to fruition. The potential plan seems to involve shopping a virtual store that's just like a regular store.
Oculus's newest VR game, "Marvel Powers United" gives players the chance to live their wildest superhero daydreams with some the most immersive and impressive graphics virtual reality gaming has to offer.
This $610 million real estate company doesn’t have an office for its 13,000 agents and staff — instead, everybody works from this complete...
$610 million real estate firm eXp realty doesn't have a real-life office. Instead, it lets employees collaborate and mingle on a virtual island that can be accessed from any computer. And they say it's made a big difference to their business.
Floating whales, apple picking, and kitten rescue: how this VR therapist helps people conquer fear of heights
Oxford VR, a spin-out company of Oxford University, has developed an automated virtual reality programme which can help people conquer their fear of heights. The programme features a virtual therapist called Nic, who coaches people through various challenges.
iPhone holsters for your ankle and colorful VR headsets were worn by models at a recent fashion show in Paris
Maison Margiela, a French luxury fashion house, debuted its fall/winter collection as part of Paris Fashion Week. The hottest accessories? VR headsets and iPhone holsters.
Billion-dollar startup Magic Leap’s futuristic smartglasses made a bizarre appearance on Brazilian television with dancing bears
Magic Leap is a startup that has raised $2.3 billion to build a pair of smartglasses that's supposed to be released this year. Demos of the technology are still not available to the public.
Oculus founder Palmer Luckey’s defense startup rounded up high-profile investors to build a high-tech border wall
Anduril, the name of Oculus founder Palmer Luckey's new company, has received funding from high-profile investors including Founders Fund and controversial software company Palantir.
Online shopping is boring and tedious, says Neha Singh, founder of Obsess. Here's how the ex-Google employee plans to usher in a new era of creativity for e-commerce
The technology industry’s lull is giving us a chance to consider its impact on society — while we still can
Facebook, Apple, Microsoft, and Google are slowing down, and that's a good thing — all of the recent Silicon Valley scandals present us with the chance to stop and reflect, on what our relationship with technology should be and how to fix it.