VR

PTN interviews Steve Dann: Chairman of Medical Realities, Founder of Amplified Robot

Posted in Business, Games, Hardware, Interviews on 12th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

An acknowledged leading expert in Augmented & Virtual Reality, Steve is also the founder and organizer of the Augmenting Reality Meetup Group, which meets to discuss, view and demonstrate the latest innovations in both AR and VR.

High-end VR grew 60% in 2018, users have smartwatch-level satisfaction

Posted in Business, Games, Hardware on 12th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Multi-user VR appears to be a major potential selling point for headsets

65% of American adults play video games

Posted in Business, Featured, Games on 9th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

This is the golden age of video games. They are the leading form of entertainment in American culture.

Oculus VR’s cross-buy strategy main goal: Facebook platform lock-in

Posted in Business, Games, Software on 14th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Customer lock-in is an economics idea that “makes a customer dependent on a vendor for products and services, unable to use another vendor without substantial switching costs.”

UK doctors can practice emergency patient care in virtual reality

Posted in Hardware, Medicine, Science on 1st Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Doctors in the south of the UK can now run through virtual reality simulations of emergency care for folks suffering from Type 1 diabetes, before applying what they've learned on real patients.