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Apple reportedly chose a standalone AR / VR headset over a more powerful tethered design

A new report from The Information includes new details about the turbulent development of Apple’s long-rumored mixed reality headset. Apple’s...

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Apple's AR/VR headset may launch soon, board gets demo

Apple has ramped up development of the software that runs on the headset which may be called "RealityOS," or rOS for short. ...

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Apple’s board of directors reportedly tried out its upcoming AR / VR headset

There are signs that we could soon see an announcement of Apple’s long-awaited mixed reality device, as the company is reportedly ramping up...

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Meta is testing end-to-end encryption for Quest’s VR Messenger app

As part of the new Meta Quest v40 software update, Meta is testing "optional" E2EE for one-on-one messages and calls in VR. Other features...

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Zee Group introduces Technology and Innovation Centre in Bengaluru: Check details

Zee Group's new facility will not only focus on developing products based on services such as AR, VR, and NFTs but it will also focus on...

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Here’s Mark Zuckerberg demonstrating Meta’s high-end Project Cambria VR headset

Mark Zuckerberg is ready to show off what Meta’s next virtual reality headset can do, even as it keeps Project Cambria hidden. A brief video shows...

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These features make the Meta Quest 2 even better

The Meta Quest 2 VR headset has only gotten better since it launched in late 2020. In this video, we walk through the must-try features and...

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Meta’s VR roadmap reportedly has four new headsets, with both high-end and cheaper Quest units

Meta’s plans for virtual reality include four new headsets according to a report by The Information. The Project Cambria unit up first is a...

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A VR company is using an artificial patient group to test its chronic pain treatment

AppliedVR is using a synthetic control group in a clinical trial testing its chronic pain treatment. The synthetic arm uses real-world data from...

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Facebook parent Meta to open its first physical retail store next month

In the Meta Store, one will be able to get hands-on experience with company's hardware products. Facebook’s parent company Meta...

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Meta is opening its first retail store next month

Meta (formerly Facebook) will open its first retail store on May 9th on its campus in Burlingame, California. The store will demo and sell Portal,...

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The biggest announcements at the Meta Quest games showcase

Meta held its 2022 games showcase that revealed some VR titles and updates that you’ll be able to play this year. You won’t have to wait long for...

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Meta’s Quest hand tracking can now detect high-fives and clapping

Meta (formerly Facebook) is updating its Quest VR headset to support more gestures, including clapping and high-fives, alongside a broader Presence...

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Amazon is working on a mysterious AR smart home product, according to job listings

Amazon is hiring for a "new-to-world smart-home product" that uses "XR" technology in some fashion, according to job listings...

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The latest update for Quest headsets lets you chill in a study with mountainside views

Meta has detailed what its v39 software will bring to Quest and Quest 2 VR headsets in the coming weeks. You’ll get a mountainside study...

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Video game history is colliding: Sierra founders are bringing a seminal text adventure game to VR

Ken and Roberta Williams, two of the most influential figures in video game history, are bringing the original 1976 text adventure Colossal Cave...

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An official NFL game is coming to Meta Quest and PSVR

The National Football League has announced a new official VR game that is planned to become an annual series. It will be developed in partnership...

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Reggie Fils-Aimé doesn’t believe in Meta’s verse

Reggie Fils-Aimé, former head of Nintendo of America, had a few things to say about Meta and its concept of a virtual world. Not a lot of them were...

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Apple Health will soon integrate Oculus Move VR fitness stats

Meta announced that in April, Oculus Move virtual reality fitness metrics will be viewable in the standalone Oculus app for mobile. Apple Health...

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HTC metaverse phone in development, company reveals: Report

The new HTC metaverse phone will target customers who want to access VR and AR apps. The company did not reveal any details about the...

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Meta reportedly breaks up the 300-person team that was building a hybrid VR / AR OS

Meta has reportedly taken the team tasked with working on an OS for its augmented and virtual reality devices, and moved members to work on teams...

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Sony finally reveals the PlayStation VR2’s design

Sony has shown of the PS VR2’s design, after teasing its existence and dropping images of its controllers throughout 2021. The next-gen VR headset...

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Microsoft to remove AltspaceVR social hubs and tighten up safety and moderation

Microsoft is removing social hubs from AltspaceVR as part of a broader safety and moderation push. You’ll also need a Microsoft Account to sign...

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This 5G neckband from Motorola could make XR glasses less bulky

Motorola’s new wearable 5G neckband is designed to power lightweight VR and AR headsets like Lenovo’s ThinkReality A3 smart glasse. It’s made...

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Meta’s Quest 2 Super Bowl ad takes a retired animatronic dog into the metaverse

Meta’s Quest 2 ad for the Super Bowl is strangely unsettling, and follows the journey of an animatronic dog who gets reunited with animatronic...

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Meta introduces feature to save you from harassment in the metaverse

The new personal boundaries feature is currently being tested, by allowing people to adjust the distance for their personal boundaries. ...

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Mozilla is retiring its VR version of Firefox

Mozilla is shutting down Firefox Reality, its VR / AR version of the open-source web browser. The browser will relaunch as Wolvic and be maintained...

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Les Mills is jumping into the metaverse with VR boxing

Les Mills is launching the BODYCOMBAT VR app, which combines a boxing workout with gaming on the Quest platform. The $29.99 game involves setting...

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