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Microsoft Wants VR Headsets to Run its Windows Holographic OS

(THE VERGE) – Microsoft is opening up its Windows Holographic operating system to virtual reality headset makers. At Computex today, Microsoft released a demo video of its vision of “mixed

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You Can Now Go Shopping Inside a Virtual Reality Department Store

(DIGITAL TRENDS) – Sure, you can already shop without leaving the comfort of your home, but eBay is trying to take your spending addiction to the next level. Say hello

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Virtual Reality Documentary Nomads Arrives on Gear VR

(THE VERGE) – Oculus VR wants you to know that virtual reality can be a medium for serious film and documentaries, and it’s first high-profile project, Nomads, is ready for

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Oculus Rift vs Samsung Gear VR vs Virtual Boy – Battle Damage

Ever wonder what would happen is you were playing Super Mario and someone busted you in the face with a baseball bat?  The lads at WIRED’s Battle Damage perform some

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HTC Launches $100M Virtual Reality Startup Accelerator

(Bizjournals) – Using technology co-developed with a Seattle area company, Taiwan mobile and virtual reality company HTC is launching a $100 million accelerator program for startups to encourage them to

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Here’s a Thorough Look into the Technology Powering Magic Leap’s Mysterious ‘Mixed Reality’ Headset

Ben Gilbert,Tech Insider What is Magic Leap? Other than “the company that Google co-funded to the tune of $500 million,” no one really knows. There have been no press tours,

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World’s First VR Surgery to Stream Live This Week

(Discovery News) – If you’re looking for a different way to spend an afternoon this week, why not peek in on a cancer operation live streaming from a British surgical

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This 360-Degree View of Game of Thrones’ Opening Credits Is Totally Awesome

  (Gizmodo) – The opening credits for Game of Thrones is such a fantastic sequence in that it lays out the map of the Seven Kingdoms and does so in

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Suit That Mimics Life at Age 85 Has No Creases, Just Creaks

By Barbara Goldberg JERSEY CITY, N.J. (Reuters) – With the push of a button, a perfectly healthy 34-year-old museum-goer named Ugo Dumont was transformed into a confused 85-year-old man with

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Facebook’s Oculus Starts Shipping Rift Virtual Reality Headset

(Reuters) – Virtual reality company Oculus started shipping its highly awaited Rift headsets from Monday, about two years after the company was acquired by social media giant Facebook Inc <FB.O>.

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