Virtual Reality

Game Developers Create Incredible VR Experience of 'The Orville'

Please note, this is best viewed on mobile with a VR headset, Google Cardboard, or similar device.U.K. game developers Messy Desk...

Gart Williams
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 - 10:54AM

VR Company Develops Tools to Teach Military Language Skills in 'Video Game' With Human Instructors

Jedburgh Technology has developed virtual reality training for the American military that synthesizes kinesthetic learning...

Scarlett James
Friday, 03 May 2019 - 2:08PM

Google Maps Slowly Rolling Out Augmented Reality Navigation

In a move seemingly designed to frustrate those of us who do not walk down the street staring at our phones and utterly oblivious to...

Gart Williams
Monday, 11 February 2019 - 11:38AM

Lyft Plans To Bring AR and VR Experiences to Transportation

Created as an alternative to the traditional yellow taxi cab, companies like Lyft and Uber succeeded in breaking what amounted to a...

K.S. Anthony
Monday, 21 January 2019 - 8:14AM

This Company's Full-Body Haptic Suits Could Make 'Black Mirror' Level Gaming a Scary Reality

There are two recent examples of haptic suit technology in popular culture that gamers can look to for an idea of AR/VR play will...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 14 January 2019 - 1:19PM

Personal Heads-Up Display: Tech Company Vuzix Unveils Its New AR Glasses

Augmented reality may become a bigger hit than full-on VR technology, but AR wearables still live in the shadow of Google Glass'...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 04 January 2019 - 1:14PM

Watch: Smokepurpp, Famous Dex, & Their Fellow Rappers Try To Rescue Helpless, Adorable Puppies In Virtual Reality

If there was a surefire way to go viral on YouTube, everyone would do it. There are a few key ingredients you can add, though, and...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 03 January 2019 - 1:51PM

The FeelReal VR Mask Offers 255 Smells and Haptic Feedback for Your Face

Recently, we reported on a Malaysian study that claimed to have created new "digital smell technology" that could 10 different...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 27 December 2018 - 12:26PM

Virtual Reality Exercise Bikes Could Make Working Out Not Suck

There are two types of people in this world: those who can admit that exercising sucks, and liars. Going to the gym and seeing...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 18 December 2018 - 1:01PM

Tesla Patents New AR App To Help Factory Workers Assemble Cars

We've seen some futuristic-looking patents come out recently, including Google's recent one for wheeled, omnidirectional VR shoes, but...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 - 11:46AM

The 'Chained' Experience Reimagines 'A Christmas Carol' as a Living VR Nightmare

The classic story of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens is already pretty nightmarish when you think about it, even though it ends...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 03 December 2018 - 12:21PM

WATCH: Google's New VR Film 'Age of Sail' Is Out, and It's Heartbreaking

If you grew up with Pixar movies, you probably remember those charming little shorts, like Geri's Game and Knick Knack. As short...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 03 December 2018 - 12:12PM

A Malaysian Study Claims to Successfully Create a New "Digital Smell" Technology

Of all the useless projects undertaken by humanity, few have been more difficult, futile, and unpleasant than artificially creating...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 - 1:53PM

Norman Reedus Stars in New VR-Only Movie Called 'The Limit,' and It's Straight-Up Bonkers

Director Robert Rodriguez has an eclectic film catalog to say the least, ranging from the goofy, violent cult classic Dusk 'Til...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 21 November 2018 - 1:37PM

Google's New Patent for Wheeled, Omnidirectional Shoes May Replace VR Treadmills

Omnidirectional VR treadmills are so 2015. Apart from being as big as a piece of home gym equipment and suspiciously similar in design...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 21 November 2018 - 1:03PM

Explore A Breathtaking VR Simulation Of The Supermassive Black Hole Sagittarius A* At The Center Of Our Galaxy

The nearest yet-discovered black holes are still thousands of light years away from Earth, so getting to one and seeing it with our...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 19 November 2018 - 11:26AM

Til Glitch Do Us Part: Japanese Man Marries VR Hologram Singer

The future is here, and if you're a traditionalist it is definitely a little odd. On the big screen we've seen people have...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 12 November 2018 - 2:41PM

China Debuts Virtual News Anchor With Artificial Intelligence... And It's Disturbingly Realistic

Personality is a big part of what makes news anchors successful and why people tune in to watch them, at least here in the United...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 09 November 2018 - 11:13AM

Scientists Have Figured Out How Animals Measure Time By Creating VR Simulations

Everyone knows that dogs have no sense of time: whether you've been gone five minutes or two hours, the conventional wisdom is that it...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 - 1:03PM

Ronald Reagan Has Been Resurrected at Presidential Library As a Hologram

On a normal day at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, if someone tells you that they saw the former president standing, talking,...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 - 11:58AM