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VIVE Sync, a virtual reality collaboration and meeting application from HTC VIVE

I explored the inside of a human nose and it convinced me that the real business in VR isn’t gaming, it’s all about training workers

HTC VIVE announced its new headset, Vive Focus. Here's how VR can be used for businesses and even seeing what the inside of a human nose looks like.

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.

This smart tech can tell instantly whether or not a US Army soldier is ready for war

Training for future conflict is entering a new age as the Army looks to artificial intelligence and augmented reality to ensure America's warfighters are ready for battle.
The Oculus Quest will launch in Spring 2019 for $399.

Facebook just announced the $399 Oculus Quest, a new virtual reality headset that doesn’t require a PC

Oculus Quest will be compatible with some Oculus Rift software and comes with built-in audio and two controllers, and will offer full positional tracking.
Oculus founder Palmer Luckey contributed $100,000 to Protect the House in June.

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 filed a patent for virtual stores, and it could be the next front in its battle with Amazon

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.

‘Marvel Powers United’ is unlike any other VR game you’ve played before

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.
Virtual therapist Nic helps people conquer their phobia of heights.

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.