Computer-simulated environment simulating physical presence in real or imagined worlds
Virtual reality ▸ Facts ▸ Comments ▸ News ▸ Videos
Robot Begins Work At Convenience Store; Hopes To Replace Humans By 2022
Credit: Cover Video STUDIO Duration: 01:15Published
Japan VR company lets customers fly without wings
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:27Published
You Might Like
The PS5 is priced, the Oculus Quest 2 launched, and the GoPro Hero 9 reviewedProcessor is a digest for what’s happening in the world of consumer technology, with incisive analysis (or maybe just jokes) from Dieter Bohn. Sign up for the newsletter here and check out the..
Facebook Connect 7: the 5 biggest announcementsPhoto by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Facebook packed its Connect virtual and augmented reality conference into a single day this year, and it announced a lot of news during its two-hour..
Oculus Quest vs. Oculus Quest 2: what’s the difference?Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Facebook just announced the Oculus Quest 2, a successor to its Quest virtual reality headset from 2019. At $299 for the base model, the new beefed-up and..
Logitech’s new gaming headsets are certified for Oculus Quest 2The G333 in-ear headphones connected to the Quest 2. | Logited Logitech is launching two new gaming audio products that are built for the just-announced Oculus Quest 2. One of them is called the..
The original Myst is coming to VRCyan Worlds Myst creator Cyan Worlds is adapting its classic adventure game to virtual reality. Facebook and Cyan announced that Myst will get a VR remake for the Oculus Quest later this year,..
VR Assassin’s Creed and Splinter Cell games are comingUbisoft has announced new Assassin’s Creed and Splinter Cell games built entirely for virtual reality. The games, announced during the Facebook Connect (previously called Oculus Connect) virtual..
Connect 7: All the news from Facebook and Oculus’ big VR / AR eventA virtual conference for virtual reality
Here’s how to preorder the Oculus Quest 2Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Oculus announced the Quest 2, its next standalone VR headset that doesn’t require a PC. My colleague Adi Robertson wrote everything you need to know..
Oculus’ new Quest 2 VR headset starts at $299 and ships October 13thA second-generation Oculus Quest virtual reality headset, the Quest 2, is shipping next month starting at $299. Facebook opened preorders for the Quest 2 today, and it’s launching the headset on..
Oculus Quest 2 review: better, cheaper VRThe new default for VR, if you’re okay with Facebook
Facebook’s Oculus Quest 2 leaks in full via official promo videosImage: Facebook Blueprint The Oculus Quest 2 VR headset has leaked in full via a pair of promotional videos uploaded to a marketing hub run by parent company Facebook, The videos outline the specs..
Minecraft is coming to PlayStation VR as a free upgrade later this monthMinecraft is getting a free upgrade making the game playable in PlayStation VR later this month, developer Mojang Studios announced in a blog post today. Fans have been asking for PSVR Minecraft for..
Facebook’s OASIS-style VR playground Horizon enters public betaDid you forget that Facebook was building the OASIS? The company has been working on its multiplayer virtual reality social space, Horizon, for a while now, which is comparable in concept if not scope..
Kate Winslet, Jennifer Hudson, Glenn Close board Baba Yaga animated filmAn ensemble list of actors including Kate Winslet, Jennifer Hudson, and Glenn Close has joined the cast of VR animated film 'Baba Yaga'. 'Star Wars' actor Daisy Ridley has already been announced as the..
Oculus Connect is now ‘Facebook Connect,’ and it’s happening September 16thPhoto by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Facebook’s annual Oculus Connect conference will be held online-only on September 16th — and it’s being rebranded as Facebook Connect, part of the..
Facebook is making Oculus’s worst feature unavoidableImage: Oculus VR Yesterday, Facebook infuriated the VR world, announcing plans to require a Facebook login for future VR headsets. The decision broke an early promise from Oculus founder Palmer..
July was a big month for VR gamesPhoto by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge 2020 has seen renewed interest in VR, and it’s not just because of the pandemic. There have been tentpole releases like Half-Life: Alyx, and the Oculus..
PlayStation's Dreams is now a VR creation playground - CNETMedia Molecule's David Smith, the technical director of Dreams VR, explains what's new and what's next for console VR. ......
Daily Crunch: Facebook drops the Oculus GoFacebook shifts its VR strategy, WhatsApp’s payment service hits a snag in Brazil and we look at how Trump’s visa ban will affect Silicon Valley. Here’s your Daily Crunch for June 24, 2020. 1...
Half-Life: Alyx - Hands on with Valve's virtual reality game-changerAfter a long wait, the highly-anticipated sequel is about to launch - and could be VR's killer app.
South Korean mother given tearful VR reunion with deceased daughterWearing virtual reality goggles, Jang Ji-sung burst into tears as her 7-year-old daughter, Na-yeon, emerged from behind piles of wood in a neighborhood park, her playground until she died from..
Facebook buys maker of hit VR game 'Beat Saber'Oculus, which makes Rift and Quest VR headgear, did not disclose financial terms of the deal to acquire Prague-based Beat Games. "Beat Games is joining us in our quest to bring VR to more people around..
Two years later, Apple’s AR/VR headset plans reportedly pushed back two years/ An image from a patent Apple filed back in 2008 shows exactly what Apple's VR/AR headset will look like, 100%, with no changes if/when it launches over 15 years later. Right around this date in 2017,..
Microsoft shows off prototype VR controller with force-feedback for graspingMicrosoft Research showed off a prototype VR controller which provides force-feedback for grasping small objects with the thumb and index finger. The researchers claim that most approaches to..
Assailing Columbus, VR for seniors, otter attack: News from around our 50 statesPuerto Rican volunteers give back in Kentucky forest restoration, Colorado’s highest peaks seeing more hopeful climbers, and more
Dog confused with VR gameHera the dog looked confused watching her owner play a virtual reality game called Beat Saber.
Antarctic's world-first VR experienceA world-first virtual reality project is being developed in Adelaide, showing the effects of climate change and Sir Ernest Shackleton historical polar journey.