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Google Cardboard getting an upgrade?

The virtual reality headset may come in a new form this year. Meanwhile, the Super Bowl was streamed online in record numbers, and there are theories to why Venmo had troubles after the big game.

Someday you'll tell your kids about when we all had VR headsets made of cardboard.

Google may be trading in the Cardboard headset for plastic this year, according to a report. Virtual reality is going to be a big part of 2016 with several game system headsets launching in the next few months. Does that mean the next Super Bowl will be watched from our couch in VR? Well, don't be surprised:

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Also in this tech-news roundup, learn about the record number of streams for the Super Bowl, and a few theories as to why payments app Venmo was struggling just as the big game was ending.

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