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Microsoft's HoloLens explained: How it works and why it's different

Has Microsoft suddenly pushed us into the age of "Star Trek" and "Minority Report"? For those confused about what's actually going on with the company's new head-mounted gadget, here's the rundown.

By January 24, 2015

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Samsung's new Milk VR to round up 360-degree videos for Gear VR

Milk VR will provide the videos for free as Samsung hopes to goose interest in virtual reality.

By December 30, 2014

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Oculus VR buys hand-tracking expert Nimble VR

Your Oculus Rift virtual reality games are about to get more hands-on, with the company acquiring hand-tracking expert Nimble VR.

By December 11, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,594: You're getting a selfie stick this holiday, VR's future in exercising (podcast)

What's this year's hottest gift? A selfie stick! Plus, why we think VR's future might be in home exercising. We'll discuss what we think CES 2015's overall theme will be and try to figure out if a New Zealand couple really got stuck in their car because they didn't try and use the handle.

By December 15, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,594: You're getting a selfie stick this holiday, VR's future in exercising (podcast)

What's this year's hottest gift? A selfie stick! Plus, why we think VR's future might be in home exercising. We'll discuss what we think CES 2015's overall theme will be and try to figure out if a New Zealand couple really got stuck in their car because they didn't try and use the handle.

By December 15, 2014

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Samsung Gear VR

The Gear VR Innovator Edition is a cool -- and very promising -- entry ticket for early adopters looking for an affordable taste of virtual reality.

By December 17, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 17, 2014
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Friday Poll: Which VR or AR system do you want most?

Microsoft throws its HoloLens hat into the augmented-reality ring and faces off against a set of competitors that includes Oculus, Samsung and Google. Which one do you want to strap to your face?

By January 23, 2015

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Facebook's Oculus forms its own VR film studio

Oculus Story Studio will develop movies for virtual reality devices, like the Oculus Rift. It's kicking off with an animated short premiering Monday at the Sundance Film Festival.

By January 26, 2015

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The history of Samsung's Gear VR virtual reality headset

Samsung's virtual reality headset was planned to work with the Galaxy S4, but the story goes back to 2005.

By January 20, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 111: Flexible spinal implants, crime scene VR, ultra-detailed CT scans and more

On Tomorrow Daily, Khail and Ashley talk about the possibility of criminal trials combining virtual reality headsets and 3D renders to help jurors visualize crime scenes. It's a lot easier than trying to recreate a flat image in your mind, and a lot less disturbing than seeing real crime scene photos, but would the courts allow them?

By January 13, 2015