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Facebook Adds VR Support for 360 Videos

It’s been just over a month since Facebook began rolling out 360-degree video publishing support to a handful of brands. Some of the initial publishers included Star Wars, Discovery, GoPro, and Vice. Now Facebook is ramping up their 360-degree video efforts even further and jumping into virtual reality with the...

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Bebylon Battle Royale for Oculus Rift

Kite & Lightning has just announced its first full Oculus Rift game: Bebylon Battle Royale. Think Mario Kart, but with eccentric superstar babies battling to the death, and you’ll get an idea of how the game will look and play on its release in (presumably) 2016. It’s likely you’ve already played some...

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Fallout 4 and Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 in VR

If you’re enjoying Fallout 4 you can now play the game in VR too. The vorpX 3D driver received an update allowing players to enjoy the game as well as Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 in VR. The $40 vorpX driver adds ways to play dozens of games made with...

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Augmented Reality User Manual by Hyundai

Car manufacturers have been experimenting with augmented reality (AR) technology for a while now. The tech is starting to feature in heads up displays (HUDs), giving drivers information without taking their eyes off the road. Now South Korean manufacturer Hyundai is using AR for its user manuals, condensing what can...

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CCP Games Gets $30 Million to Continue VR Work

CCP Games is of course first and foremost known for its ever-popular massively multiplayer online (MMO) space simulation title, EVE Online. Over the past few years, however, the developer has also been making strides with virtual reality (VR) technology. Back in 2013 the company announced EVE: Valkyrie, a multiplayer VR...

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Oculus Studios First Touch Shooter

Dead and Buried is the latest game to come from the first-party Oculus Studios; built specifically for the company’s Touch controllers, the game has you gunning down targets backset by an old west mining operation. With your hands directly in the game, there’s room for your own style to break through...

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The New York Times Launches NYT VR App

The New York Times launched their NYT VR app on iOS and Android, debuting their first virtual reality film, The Displaced. In the face of many who say journalism is dead, the NYT virtual reality app is proof that journalism is sticking around. And it’s powerful. The ability to tell...

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Samsung Gear VR Now Available for Pre-Order

You can now pre-order the consumer version Samsung Gear VR, powered by Oculus, for only $99. Consumers will be able to get their hands on the Gear VR headset from a number of retailers including Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, and Samsung.com and will ship on November 20th. This is the latest version of...