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Microsoft and Samsung could team up on new AR headset

Microsoft and Samsung are rumored to be working together on a new augmented reality headset for launch in 2024.
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As others hype up VR and the metaverse, Valve may be backing away

Valve may be ready to hand Meta the VR crown and refocus on the Steam Deck instead.
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Apple headset could have ‘interchangeable lenses’ for VR and AR experiences

Apple’s new augmented reality headset could be announced in 2022, and could come with a new technology that would enable both VR and AR experiences.
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This bundle is the best Oculus Quest 2 Cyber Monday deal today

This Oculus Quest 2 Cyber Monday deal may not offer a steep sale, but it includes a free carrying case for the headset and accessories -- worth $49.
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What is the metaverse? A deep dive into the ‘future of the internet’

What exactly is the metaverse, where did it start, and where is it going? In this article, we'll dive deep into the concept and the future of the metaverse.
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The DJI FPV series makes first-person drone flight available to everyone

Not sure you're skilled enough to fly a drone? No problem! DJI's FPV series drone make flight, and VR, available to everyone, of any skill level.
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Meta believes VR haptic gloves could unlock the future of the metaverse

Meta, formerly known as Facebook, has shared its vision for the future of feeling sensations in VR.
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The future of immersive VR? ‘Chemical haptics’ applied to your skin

Researchers at the University of Chicago are developing chemical haptics that could change how we interact in virtual reality.
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Siduri Wines blends wine and tech in the ultimate sweepstakes experience

Wine tasting or drinking can be dry. Siduri Wines believes it should be more fun and exciting, so every bottle comes with a unique tech experience via AR.
NASA Astronaut Megan McArthur dons a Microsoft HoloLens, a mixed reality (or augmented reality) headset, which allows her to see both the spacearound her as well as digital displays in her field of view.

Space Station astronauts use AR headset to upgrade particle physics hardware

ISS Astronaut Megan McArthur used a HoloLens headset to perform a hardware replacement on a highly complex piece of equipment: The station's Cold Atom Lab.
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Snap partners with Camo app creator to bring AR streaming to your phone

Snap Inc. and Camo have joined together to make augmented reality streaming a feature with the new Camera Kit.
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Apple’s smart glasses could feature futuristic projection tech

Apple could one day release a pair of smart glasses that projects images directly onto the wearer’s retina, according to a recently granted patent.
Pimax's new 12k QLED VR headset.

Pimax’s 12K QLED VR headset wants to take virtual reality to the next level

Pimax is taking VR to the next level with the upcoming 12K QLED VR headset that will feature full-body tracking, eye tracking, high refresh rates, and more.
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We have some bad news about Apple’s rumored VR headset

Bad news for those hoping for Apple's rumored VR headset next year: We may not see it until 2023 at the earliest.
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Denon announces a trio of new 8K A/V receivers starting at $449

Denon has updated some of its most popular A/V receivers to support 8K resolution whether you need it now or in the future.
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HTC Vive Flow hands-on: A weird, compact VR headset for meditation and wellness

I went hands-on with the Vive Flow, HTC's quirky new VR headset geared toward meditation and wellness. Here are my impressions.
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HTC’s leaked Vive Flow headset might offer portable VR

HTC's upcoming Vive Flow, which is expected to be a stand-alone VR headset, has been comprehensively leaked by Evan Blass.
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Sony’s next PS VR helmet is VR’s best chance at going mainstream

VR has a bright future, but the PS VR 2 has the best chance of taking VR into the mainstream now.
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Resident Evil 4 VR is coming just in time for Halloween

Resident Evil 4's new VR edition is coming to Oculus Quest 2 just in time for spooky season.
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Samsung brings the Mona Lisa and other famous Louvre art to its The Frame TVs

Samsung has expanded the number of works of art available through its Art Store with a partnership that brings new works from the Louvre to its Frame TVs.
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Oculus Quest 2 refresh has more storage, costs the same

The Oculus Quest 2 internal storage has been upgraded to 128GB, offering more space for games and content, at the same price!
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We just learned an important spec about Apple’s upcoming VR headset

Reports suggest that Apple's upcoming VR headset could feature a micro-OLED display with a pixel density of 3,000 PPI.
NASA astronaut and Expedition 65 Flight Engineer Megan McArthur wears the specialized Sidekick headset and tests using augmented reality aboard the International Space Station.

Astronauts on the ISS are using augmented reality apps to help with repairs

Astronauts on the ISS are testing out a new Augmented Reality (AR) system which can help in the inspection and maintenance of station equipment.
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Walmart has huge discounts on PS4 and PS5 games today

Walmart launched its PlayStation Summer Sale, giving you the chance to take advantage of massive discounts on games for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.
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How to earn more gold in The Witcher: Monster Slayer

Players can spend gold on new weapons, armor, and items while out on their Witching adventure. But how do you earn more gold in The Witcher: Monster Slayer?
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How to watch the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in VR

The 2020 Olympic Games are here, and this year, Oculus and Xfinity are giving owners of the Oculus Quest an amazing way to view the event through VR.
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Oculus recalls Quest 2 foam. Here’s how to get it replaced for free

Oculus announced a recall for the Quest 2 headset due to reports of skin irritation.
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The most common HTC Vive problems, and how to fix them

VR headsets like the HTC Vive are complex devices and are thus susceptible to errors. This guide will help you troubleshoot common Vive problems and find fixes.
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The best VR headsets for the iPhone

Looking for the best VR headset for the iPhone? Here are our favorites to get you started exploring virtual worlds.
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The best games: 31 games you need to try

With thousands of options across platforms, narrowing down the best games to play on modern systems is no easy task. We rounded up 31 games that make the cut.
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Here’s what a trend-analyzing A.I. thinks will be the next big thing in tech

The "technology intelligence engine" uses A.I. to sift through hundreds of millions of documents online, then uses all that information to spot trends.
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Meet the Illuminarium: The multisensory theater that makes IMAX look prehistoric

In addition to sights and sounds, the interactive Illuminarium exhibit can also produce specific smells, vibrations, and environmental sensations like wind.
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Analyzing the most disastrous and hilarious VR fails, for science

In an effort to improve virtual reality systems, researchers in Australia and Denmark analyzed a huge collection of VR fail videos on YouTube to find insights.