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Turning James Joyce's 'Ulysses' Into A Virtual Reality Game

Turning James Joyce's 'Ulysses' Into A Virtual Reality Game

By Philip Marcelo | Mar 20
Students are developing a virtual reality game based on James Joyce's "Ulysses" as part of a class at Boston College.

VR at Ancient Rome Palace

VR at Ancient Rome Palace

Feb 18
Cutting-edge technology is helping ancient Rome come back to life. Visitors at Domus Aurea can now use VR headsets to peek into the past.

The Reality of the Virtual World

The Reality of the Virtual World

Jan 13
Virtural reality headsets were one of the many hot items creating buzz at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show.

6 Virtual Reality Experiences That Don't Cost Too Much

Nov 24
If you are curious about this highly buzzed high-tech form of entertainment but don't feel like plunking down $1,000 or more on sophisticated hardware, just visit one of a slew of amusement-park-type rides popping up around the world.

'Invisible': A Rousing All-Round Thriller in Virtual Reality

By Frazier Moore | Nov 1
Though it unfolds in 360-degree virtual reality, "Invisible" is a scripted tale of sci-fi corporate treachery that draws from a century's worth of 2-D filmmaking lore.

Facebook's Oculus to Start Selling Hand Controllers

By Brandon Bailey | Oct 10
Facebook says it's working to make virtual reality more social as the industry gets more crowded.

Samsung VR Exec Welcomes Competition to Boost Awareness

By Anick Jasdanun | Sep 7
Many people still haven't experienced VR. Tom Harding, Samsung's U.S. director of immersive products and virtual reality, spoke with The Associated Press recently about VR, including efforts to improve interaction and comfort.

New Technology Takes Seniors on A Virtual Ride

New Technology Takes Seniors on A Virtual Ride

Sep 6
New technology makes it possible for seniors to travel abroad, got to exotic places, or even re-visit the past... all virtually.

Yosemite, and President Obama, Head Into Virtual Reality

By Anick Jasdanun | Aug 28
In a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality - in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park.

Virtual Reality, New Tools Let You Redecorate from the Couch

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Jun 17
New tools like virtual reality measuring apps and online mood boards are trying to help consumers find easier and quicker ways to decorate homes and apartments.

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