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Virtual reality reduces pain, anxiety in children

The findings of the study were published in the journal 'JAMA Network Open'

29 Aug 2021 2:18 PM

Prithviraj puts out teaser for 'India's first virtually produced film', where he plays a warrior

The 2019 Lion King was shot using the virtual production technique.

17 Aug 2020 5:24 PM

Virtual reality model built by IIT Madras helps Chennai doctors implant pump in 11-year-old boy’s heart

With the VR model, doctors could implant the pump virtually in various positions, to make sure that the globally rare procedure was possible

31 May 2020 8:15 PM

Virtual reality simulations help women combat sexual harassment in Singapore universities

Singapore's #MeToo began after a student at a top university recounted on Instagram a story of being secretly filmed in a shower.

06 May 2020 7:00 PM

Videoconferencing will replace business travel after lockdown lifted, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw says

In a blog post on changes we can expect post-corona, she also said COVID-19 had exposed the huge shortcomings in public healthcare systems.

18 Apr 2020 9:29 PM


Mind-blowing 8K VR headset steals the show

This 8K VR headset is meant for NASA astronauts.

08 Jan 2020 7:53 AM

China seeks to root out fake news and deepfakes with new online content rules

New rules include a ban on the publishing & distribution of “fake news” created with technologies such as AI and VR.

01 Dec 2019 1:18 PM

Farmers test VR glasses on cows to boost milk output

For this experiment, human VR glasses were adapted for cows' heads and vision.

28 Nov 2019 7:55 AM

Facebook to help military veterans learn AR, VR technology

The Military and Veterans Hub will provide online safety tips, resources for finding jobs and digital skills training with SCORE.

09 Nov 2019 8:06 AM

Microsoft's latest VR project is a virtual walk in the park

The DreamWalker VR system allows users to experience immersive experiences in open locations while travelling along a familiar route.

23 Oct 2019 7:59 AM


Pixel 4 doesn't support Daydream as Google steps out of phone-based VR

The company said that phone-based VR is not a viable long-term solution and there hasn't been broad adoption as expected.

17 Oct 2019 8:30 AM

Smart devices and VR are making Indians more open-minded and tolerant

88 percent of respondents in India believe that virtual reality has the potential to increase understanding of other cultures even more.

15 Oct 2019 11:27 AM

A brave new world

The power of visualisation and simulation created by VR is paving way for many industries.

06 Oct 2019 12:00 AM

The world in a nutshell

In an era where people do not even get leisure time to spend with their family, travel around the world seems a distant dream.

13 Sep 2019 12:00 AM

VR entertainment on airplanes, trial takes-off

The headset is supported even when passengers are lying fully flat.

15 Aug 2019 10:00 AM


Resolving your own problems using Virtual Reality now possible

Now solve your own problems using Virtual Reality.

06 Aug 2019 10:02 AM

VR Porn company wants USD 10K to record you having sex before you’re too old

VR Bangers wants you to record and save your completely synchronized sexual experience and recreate it in the far off future using VR.

26 Jul 2019 11:08 AM

Automakers tap VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars

Automakers have long focused on getting drivers to sit tight and pay attention to the road.

15 Jun 2019 2:17 PM

Virtual Reality can better detect early Alzheimer's

VR could also help clinical trials of future drugs aimed at slowing down, or even halting progression of Alzheimer's disease.

25 May 2019 5:20 PM

People with dementia could benefit from Virtual Reality

VR can clearly have positive benefits for patients with dementia.

11 May 2019 3:21 PM