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From healthcare to family fun, virtual reality is a hot commodity in Sacramento

Virtual reality headsets are becoming a popular leisure tool for young and old alike. | Photo courtesy of Dillon Hill, Gamers Gift.

June 20, 2017 - 4:29am

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Todd Humphrey

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Q&A: Bay Area firm focuses on social side of VR

June 19, 2017 - 2:21pm

Florida’s tech sector turning virtual dreams into successful reality

A woman tries out a virtual reality demo created by Tampa-based HD Interactive. | Photo courtesy of HD Interactive

June 18, 2017 - 10:22pm

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Brad Feld

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State’s universities envision VR resurgence

Purdue University professor and Virtualis founder David Whittinghill, works with doctoral student Richelle Fosu on a “virtual nose” product to reduce sickness for those viewing virtual reality devices. | Photo by Vincent Walter. Courtesy of Purdue Research Foundation.

June 18, 2017 - 5:40pm

Genesys to bring augmented reality to contact centers as part of 'tech disruption'

Simon Wright is the technology executive of Daly City, Calif.-based Genesys. | Photo courtesy of Genesys. 

June 18, 2017 - 4:58pm

Schell: VR faces 'serious obstacles to growth'

A screen shot of the Schell Games VR game "I Expect You to Die." | Photo courtesy of Schell Games.

June 18, 2017 - 4:26pm

IdeaSuite blends VR capabilities with real-world research

IdeaSuite's large research space allows for testing full room-scale VR or a seated VR experience.  Photo courtesy of Guido Van Nispen/Flickr
 

June 15, 2017 - 9:36am

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RJ Talyor

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