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AMC Theaters Backs Virtual Reality With $20 Million Investment

AMC Entertainment Holdings, the biggest cinema chain in the U.S., is investing at least $20 million in virtual-reality arcades and productions as growth stagnates for traditional moviegoing. The exhibitor, which ...

Sony: “Not Entirely Comfortable” Leading VR Market

Sony may be doing well so far in the virtual reality market compared to their competitors, but according to the company, leading the VR pack actually isn’t very reassuring. Speaking ...

At smartphone pioneer HTC: a new, or virtual, reality

When HTC Corp brought back founder Cher Wang two years ago to turn around the struggling Taiwanese mobile phone maker, investors hoped she could stem a sharp loss in market ...

Google May Be Buying the Company Behind the Vive VR System

Today, pioneering tech brand HTC announced that they will halt trading of their shares tomorrow pending “the release of material information.” The company has been rumored to be negotiating a takeover with ...

Opera Now Supports 360-degree Videos In VR Headsets

Opera has begun to focus on creating and embedding direct VR playback into the browser. This functionality enables users to watch virtual reality videos, and standard 2D videos, instantly through ...
Street View

Google Street View joins Earth VR on Oculus Rift and HTC VIVE

Exploring our fine planet in Google Earth VR can already be a awe-inspiring thing, but today Google is making the experience a little more immersive by adding Street View to ...

Oculus VR announces Arktika.1 launch date, pre-order now available

Facebook-owned Oculus VR has announced a launch date for Arktika.1, a shooter from the creators of the Metro franchise, as an exclusive title for its platform. While price cuts both ...
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Virtual Reality Users Want More, Better Content

Virtual reality continues to remain a wildly successful technology just around the corner. For the moment, though, ownership of VR headsets remains relatively small. Eight percent of U.S. households with ...

Samsung & Red Bull Announce A Gear VR Content Partnership

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics and Austrian energy drink company Red Bull have teamed up to expand the number of 360-degree content for the Gear VR ecosystem and compatible ...