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  • Virtual reality takes porn 'to the next level' - Phys.Org

    Just ask Anna Lee: Woody Allen's Orgasmatron, his then-futuristic vision of self-initiated sex from the 1973 movie "Sleeper," has finally become a reality. Virtual reality, that is. Lee, president of Holofilm Productions of Vancouver, Canada, stood on ...and more »

  • Beyond Gaming: 10 Other Fascinating Uses for Virtual-Reality Tech - Live Science

    Beyond Gaming: 10 Other Fascinating Uses for Virtual-Reality Tech - Live Science;

    Gamers and gadget hounds can now get their hands on the hotly anticipated Oculus Rift virtual-reality headset: The Facebook-owned company announced the commercial release of its virtual-reality device last week at CES in Las Vegas. At a whopping $600, ...and more »

  • The 25 Virtual Worlds to Visit in 2016, the Year Virtual Reality Arrived - Inverse

    The 25 Virtual Worlds to Visit in 2016, the Year Virtual Reality Arrived - Inverse;

    Virtual reality has traditionally been a difficult place to visit. With Gear VR's November debut, the Playstation Morpheus, and Oculus Rift arriving this year, that's about to change even as virtual reality itself expands. In terms of ongoing VR ...and more »

  • State of play of Virtual Reality - Reuters

    LAS VEGAS, NEVADA Valkyrie, a new action-packed space adventure developed by game company CCP, was designed to harness the latest in virtual reality technology. A VR headset is the best way to appreciate the truly immersive nature of the game.and more »

  • Most Game Developers Believe in Virtual Reality, But Aren't Developing for It - Motherboard

    Most Game Developers Believe in Virtual Reality, But Aren't Developing for It - Motherboard;

    I'm going to need a catchphrase to explain my main issue with virtual reality, because it's going to come up a lot in 2016. Maybe something like, "it's about the content, stupid," or maybe just "content, content, content," in the style of Steve Ballmer ...and more »

  • Why Virtual Reality Is About to Become a Very Real $5 Billion Industry - Newsweek

    Why Virtual Reality Is About to Become a Very Real $5 Billion Industry - Newsweek;

    People try out Oculus VR's headset, Oculus Rift Development Kit 2, at its booth in Tokyo Game Show 2014 in Makuhari, Japan on September 18, 2014. The appeal of virtual reality technology is catching on with broad audiences, from Hollywood producers to ...and more »

  • Video Game Designers Say Virtual Reality Is Here to Stay - TIME

    Video Game Designers Say Virtual Reality Is Here to Stay - TIME;

    If you think virtual reality is doomed to fizzle, don't tell the software artisans currently building those future theme parks of the mind. Of more than 2,000 game developers who'd attended one of the annual Game Developers Conferences in the past ...and more »

  • GUEST ANALYSIS Can virtual reality save retailers? - InternetRetailing.net

    GUEST ANALYSIS Can virtual reality save retailers? - InternetRetailing.net;

    Virtual reality (VR) has recently hit the headlines hard. With the first batch of Facebook's Oculus Rift VR headset selling out in record time, Google creating a new division dedicated solely to VR, the world's first VR theme park ride launching in the ...and more »

  • Virtual reality: Porn's next tech breakthrough? - CNBC

    Virtual reality: Porn's next tech breakthrough? - CNBC;

    To date, most of the talk about virtual reality has been focused on its impact on the video game industry. But many in the world of adult entertainment feel it could be the next big breakthrough for porn — and a few companies are hoping to stake an ...and more »

  • Why VR is the future of gaming, Part 1: Oculus Rift and Bullet Train - SlashGear

    Why VR is the future of gaming, Part 1: Oculus Rift and Bullet Train - SlashGear;

    Earlier this month I was with the rest of the SlashGear team at CES, and as you no doubt saw, VR had a big presence at the show. I was able to test out various VR offerings from different companies. Everything from Google Cardboard up to the Oculus Rift.and more »