Virtual Reality

Mark Zuckerberg's Utopian/Dystopian Vision of the Future as a Shared Virtual Reality

Mark Zuckerberg wants us all to live in The Circle.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 02 July 2015 - 12:38PM

NASA Testing 'Science Fiction' Holographic Goggles for Astronauts on the ISS

A few months ago, NASA announced their intention to develop augmented reality goggles to assist astronauts living on the ISS. At the...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 25 June 2015 - 3:29PM

Virtual Reality Helps Bridge the Gap Between Online and In-person Learning

Virtual Reality could revolutionize online learning methods.

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 22 June 2015 - 3:02PM

Archaeologists Want to Create 3-D Augmented Reality Versions of Ancient Sites to Preserve the Real Ones

What if tourists could explore famous caves without ever going inside?

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 02 June 2015 - 11:57AM

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headsets Will Be Available to Buy in 2016

Virtual reality headsets will be commercially available from Oculus Rift starting next year.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 07 May 2015 - 10:40AM

Steven Spielberg to Direct Adaptation of Virtual Reality Novel 'Ready Player One'

Steven Spielberg will helm the adaptation of acclaimed virtual reality dystopian novel, Ready Player One.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 3:49PM

NASA Developing Augmented Reality Goggles for Astronauts Living on the ISS

Someday soon, astronauts living on the ISS could all be wearing augmented reality goggles. After Google unceremoniously rejected a...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 13 March 2015 - 12:40PM

Performance Artist to Live as Someone Else for 28 Days Through Virtual Reality

UK performance artist Mark Farid is getting ready to plug into the Matrix. For 28 days, he will essentially live someone else's life,...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 12 February 2015 - 6:14PM

Microsoft Unveils Windows Holographic and HoloLens Augmented Reality Goggles

At the Windows 10 event today, Microsoft announced their newest project: augmented reality goggles called Hololens. Creator Robert...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 - 2:17PM

Brian Cox and Gravity VFX Team to Recreate the Universe Using Augmented Reality Technology

Popular physicist Brian Cox will join forces with the visual effects team behind the dazzling 2013 film Gravity in order to create an...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 November 2014 - 3:17PM

The Real Holodeck: Microsoft's RoomAlive Turns Your Entire Room into a Game

Gamers can now immerse themselves in a virtual reality using RoomAlive, a game that can turn the user's living room into an...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 06 October 2014 - 1:25PM

New Experiment Will Tell Us If The Universe Is a Hologram

Do we live in a two-dimensional hologram? Scientists may discover that we live in a Matrix-like illusion during an upcoming experiment...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 12:41PM

New Augmented Reality Headset May Create Entirely Virtual World

What if you could navigate a city through virtual breadcrumbs that were left for you? What if you could share a virtual meal with a...

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 11:34AM

Interreality: Virtual Reality Simulations Make Stress Therapies More Effective

The idea of "facing your fears" has long been a cornerstone of cognitive behavior therapy, but now psychotherapists in Italy want to...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - 5:24PM

Virtual Reality Allows You to Hunt Mutants Like Professor X At Comic Con

Attendees of San Diego Comic Con will have the opportunity to use Cerebro technology to detect and hunt mutants.    Using the...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 22 July 2014 - 10:20AM

Lowe's Turns to Sci-Fi Writers to Create Holographic Room

Lowe's has just recreated a Ray Bradbury story.    Lowe's Innovation Labs focus on uncommon partnerships to create new...

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 - 2:30PM

Kinect Cameras And Oculus Rift Used To Create A Real-Life Holodeck

A researcher at the University of California has succeeded in creating a prototype of a virtual reality 'holodeck'. Utilizing three...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 16 May 2014 - 11:20AM