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Level Ex Upgrades Surgery Games To Virtually Train Doctors To Treat COVID-19

Posted in Games, Interviews on 31st May, 2020
by Alex Muller

The game lets the physician know if tests are expensive or time consuming, or if ventilators are available. That helps the doctor weigh decisions such as how soon to test someone.

Apple's Working On A Powerful, Wireless Headset For Both AR, VR

Posted in Business, Games, Hardware, Software on 5th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

The headset, which would straddle the two technologies and tap into Apple's own chips, is slated for 2020. It’s the biggest sign of Apple’s interest in virtual reality.

Lenovo Pilots VR As An Alternative To General Anesthesia For Kids

Posted in Games, Hardware, Medicine on 10th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

Lenovo and the Starlight Children’s Foundation have been pilot testing virtual reality headsets as an alternative to general anesthetics for kids, alleviating panic and pain by distracting critically ill pediatric patients from what’s actually happening around them.

June Steam Hardware Survey: The Rift-Vive Gap Shrinks … Sort Of

Posted in Games, Hardware on 7th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

The Oculus Rift still leads the charge with 44.12% of the overall VR headset use on Steam. Pairing the 40.76% share that HTC Vive has with the 1.66% share of the Vive Pro, HTC is at 42.42%. That’s a difference of just 1.7% between the two headsets.

At 10, Minecraft Hits 176 Million Sales And Announces AR Game For IOS And Android

Posted in Games on 18th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Developer Mojang is working on a new game in the beloved franchise. No, it’s not Minecraft 2. But it has the potential to be bigger than that.