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oculusVRnews | February 27, 2015

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British Army Uses Oculus Rift to Recruit New Potential Soldiers

January 17, 2015 |

While virtual reality is still in the early stages of making its way into the consumer market, its technology has been widely adopted by the military for decades to simulate various training applications.

As part of a new campaign to … Read More

Toyota Uses Oculus Rift to Teach Distracted Drivers a Lesson

January 15, 2015 |

At the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, Toyota announced its new TeenDrive365 distracted driver simulator with the Oculus Rift that is designed to educate and help new drivers become safer drivers. So far it has proven very effective, and there is … Read More

Oculus Rift Could Be Used More for Films than Games

January 14, 2015 |

While the Oculus Rift initially has its focus on delivering an immersive gaming experiences to consumers, the future of virtual reality could go beyond just video games, and more into films.

In an interview with the LA Times at CES … Read More

Experiencing Oculus Rift Crescent Bay Hands-On at CES 2015

January 13, 2015 |

If you didn’t make it to CES 2015, or you were there but didn’t get a chance to demo the latest Crescent Bay prototype of the Oculus Rift, then here is everything you need to know about what it felt … Read More

Oculus Is Working on VR Controller for the Oculus Rift

January 9, 2015 |

Oculus VR has been showcasing innovation of its virtual headset for quite some time. Recently, they introduced the addition of 3D positional audio to its Crescent Bay prototype, which is taking the experience of “presence” in a virtual world to … Read More

Oculus Stands Tall at CES 2015 with Two Story Booth

January 3, 2015 |

Next week, the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas will open its doors to the public, and it will be the first time Oculus has an open booth available to all attendees at the event to show off some … Read More

Oculus Rift is Like ‘Getting Religion on Contact’, says Carmack

December 30, 2014 |

In a recent interview with Fortune, Oculus VR CTO John Carmack describes the experience of virtual reality on the Oculus Rift is “like getting religion on contact.” When also asked about what separates today’s VR technology from the VR in the … Read More

Microsoft Preparing VR Project to Take on Oculus in 2015

December 24, 2014 |

It doesn’t seem like Microsoft is all that worried about the partnership of Oculus with Facebook, they have plans of their own in place for a VR headset. As Forbes reported in March, Microsoft’s VR project was well under way … Read More