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Why the Vive is Winning VR

Steven Schkolne | Posted 06.29.2016 | Technology
Steven Schkolne

For decades, VR has been sold to us as a mythic escape into a big, open world of synthetic fantasy. In the 1980's, movies like Tron and the Lawnmower ...

Rediscovering Virtual Reality

ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery | Posted 06.15.2016 | Technology
ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery

Larry Hodges Professor of Human-Centered Computing Clemson University School of Computing We are hearing a lot about Virtual Reality (VR) lately--s...

Creativity in a Time of Calm

David Kleeman | Posted 04.01.2016 | Media
David Kleeman

Suppose we could stop looking over our shoulders, worrying that we're developing for devices destined for obsolescence before we're finished. Ideally, we'd then be able to focus on creative content, and audience-friendly delivery platforms that support discovery and sharing.

One Surprising Tool Every Wedding Planner Should Have

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.17.2016 | Technology

In 2016, it's surprisingly easy to plan a wedding in virtual reality. Over the weekend, I visited a handful of wedding venues in Atlanta, Georgia. Sma...

There Are A Ton Of Google Cardboard Devices Out There

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 01.27.2016 | Technology

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google said it had shipped 5 million units of the Google Cardboard viewer, a wearable device that allows users to experien...

CES 2016 and Kids: Five Trends to Keep an Eye On

David Kleeman | Posted 01.14.2016 | Media
David Kleeman

There's been fear that virtual reality is unsuited to developing children, but as that myth fades, Dubit researched young people's comfort, safety, engagement and interests around VR. Not surprisingly, they loved it.

How Google's $20 Virtual Reality Device Saved A Baby Girl's Life

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 01.08.2016 | Good News

When identical twins Teegan and Riley Lexcen were born in August, doctors told their parents that Teegan, who was born missing a lung and half of her ...

WATCH: Grandma Freakin' Loves Wearing VR Headset For First Time

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.28.2015 | Fifty

There are moments in life that are just memorable. First love, first kiss ... and now the first time you wear a virtual reality headset. Hilarious vid...

Take A Virtual Tour Around The White House This Christmas

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.23.2015 | Technology

What's Christmas really like inside the White House -- and are the trees really as impressive as they seem on TV? A new virtual reality video from Goo...

The 'NY Times' Turns to a Cardboard Box to Reboot Journalism

Robin Raskin | Posted 11.10.2015 | Technology
Robin Raskin

This weekend my New York Times subscription came with a little something extra -- the Cracker Jack's prize for newsreaders. I was one of the million chosen to receive Google Cardboard (a low-cost virtual reality viewer) with my Sunday paper.

NYT Launches Virtual Reality Project With Google

The Huffington Post | Judah Robinson | Posted 10.20.2015 | Media

The New York Times announced plans on Tuesday to launch a virtual reality project with Google called NYT VR. The initiative kicks off in early Novembe...

Top 20 Google Cardboard Apps You Can Download Now!

Sophia Dominguez | Posted 07.08.2016 | Technology
Sophia Dominguez

YouVisit VR allows you to explore thousands of riveting virtual reality experiences in a variety of industries, including travel, education, events, real estate, business, restaurants, and many more.

Google Wants You To Put This Piece Of Cardboard On Your Face

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 06.26.2014 | Technology

At Google's annual developers conference on Wednesday, the company spent hours talking up various new thingamajigs. But perhaps the most striking thin...