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Virtual Training for Wounded Warriors
"It's normal physical therapy in a unique environment." That's how Christopher A. Rabago, PT, PhD, Center for the Intrepid, Broke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, described virtual reality-based physical therapy at a presentation at the APTA's Combined Sections Meeting titled "Virtual Reality-Based Rehabilitation for Injured Service Members," ... (more)
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Facebook closes Oculus deal
The social-networking giant's $2 billion deal for the virtual reality startup is done.
Wall Street Journal
Oculus, Facebook Close Virtual-Reality Deal
Facebook announced plans to acquire the maker of virtual-reality headsets in March for $2 billion, including $400 million in cash.
Google Cardboard: Virtual reality made of paper
It's not often that you can get a truly breathtaking technological innovation for the cost of a few dollars in cardboard and a magnet.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Queensland's cane farmers learn about climate change via virtual reality world
A new program, called Sweet Success, is using the online world of Second Life to help growers improve their farming practices and reduce their environmental impact.
Oculus Rift DK2 shipment delayed again
On Saturday, those who pre-ordered the Oculus Rift DK2 started receiving email notices to update their billing information.
Silver Bullet Comics
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It is a post-apocalyptic world where ordinary people find a form of solace in the virtual reality of L.i.F.e. where most use it to work, play, and live.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Oculus Reported to Be Building Its Own VR Controllers
It's only logical that a company so immersed in its virtual reality headset would want to add the total control over the experience by designing and manufacturing technologically equal motion controllers.
A FORMER Sale High School pupil and South Trafford College student, Jaymie Timperley, from Sale, has got a job as a 3D developer with EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
CCP Games Explains Why Virtual Reality First Person Shooters Still Don't Work
An anonymous reader writes Icelandic studio CCP is better known for EVE Online, but its first foray into virtual reality with space shooter Valkyrie has caused a stir, and is widely seen as a flagship game for the Oculus Rift headset.
Test Driving Sony's Project Morpheus
Sony has been very coy about Project Morpheus, its upcoming virtual reality headset.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Oxford Study Reveals Why Pot Makes You Paranoid
Just in time to coincide with the decriminalization of marijuana in D.C., a University of Oxford study reveals why pot makes people paranoid.
Oculus to get hands on with new virtual reality gear
Facebook's virtual reality company is readying motion control prototypes for its headsets to offer a more immersive experience for consumers.
Ten months later, Arma 3 finally puts you through Bootcamp
Arma 3 's free Bootcamp update has you traversing manmade obstacles, picking off targets in scary-dark fighting conditions, and taking down a tango or two in Matrix-y virtual training centers.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
LA startups: entertainment and tech collide
As Los Angeles increasingly becomes a force in the country's greater startup ecosystem - last year Startup Genome ranked the city third in the world , only behind Silicon Valley and Tel Aviv - will Hollywood have to take a backseat? Step aside Brangelina and Kimye; the likes of Maker Studios, Oculus and Snapchat have arrived.
How one company is trying to make virtual reality less queasy
Motion sickness is a problem - not just in video games, but in hardware as well.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Oculus Rift eBay Resellers Being Shut Down
Facebook owned Oculus is yet to release a consumer version of its Rift virtual reality headset though for the past few months it has been shipping developer kits.
New York Daily News
Kim Kardashian video game to earn $200 million: report
The "Keeping Up with the Kardashian" star, 33, whose family and individual empire already includes clothing, jewelry, and make up, will make even more money from her new video game.
Is It Therapy or Is It a Video Game?
Head-mounted displays, joysticks and surround sound systems may be coming soon to a therapist's office near you.
Call of Duty talent forms Reload Studios
Two veterans of the Call of Duty franchise have started a new company, Reload Studios, and their interest is already on the emerging virtual reality technologies.