Who Needs Sniffer Dogs When You Have Virtual Reality!

Who Needs Sniffer Dogs When You Have Virtual Reality!

VR News: OK, so the good news is sniffer dogs are still in a job, but Dubai Customs have been using virtual reality to help train their customs staff! You see, believe it or not, criminals will often hide their goods in hard to see places and using VR helps train the customs inspectors to search in all areas. If…

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British Army Troops Will Wear VR Headsets to Learn Combat Scenarios

British Army Troops Will Wear VR Headsets to Learn Combat Scenarios

VR News: The technology sets a life-like scene for soldiers who can interact with often dangerous surroundings from the safety of a simulator. VR, which is already being employed by the US military, helps to cut the cost of training by reducing the need for expensive exercises, vehicles and instructors. As well as combat training, soldiers can also learn medical…

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The Worlds First VR Play Drowns in Its Own Style

The Worlds First VR Play Drowns in Its Own Style

VR News: It was called Frogman and it was a deep-dive mystery set in Queensland, Australia in the mid-’90s. But sadly critics have said it sucked, but in the same breath awarded them for at least trying to merge the two art forms of both theatre play and VR.

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Have You Been Wondering What Happened to Palmer Luckey?

Have You Been Wondering What Happened to Palmer Luckey?

VR News: You might not be able to agree with the man’s political choices, but like it or not he is the father of the new wave of VR and without him, this blog and many other things won’t be here today without him. While he isn’t in the limelight anymore he has still been talking about VR as a…

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Is It Possible to Make Real-World Friends in VR?

Is It Possible to Make Real-World Friends in VR?

VR News: While the total numbers are still low there are still a lot of people using VR devices all over the world, almost every day. So is it possible to make real-world or digital only friends in VR? For this video/article we take a look at Altspace VR and the types of interactions you can perform with it.

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Is This the Worlds Biggest VR Arcade…in the UK?!

Is This the Worlds Biggest VR Arcade...in the UK?!

VR News: While hundreds of VR entertainment arcades have been opened (and indeed closed) around the world this one opened by Colin Parnell (a video director) could well be the worlds biggest. With no less than 30 Vive Pro headsets running various programs and working with other simulator tools like racing and flight. Representing a massive £750,000 investment it could…

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