Facebook rejigs Oculus team in bid to make VR mainstream

Anand J

Facebook has reorganised its virtual reality (VR) Oculus team in an effort to speed up its mission to make it more mainstream, ....

5 November, 2018

Housing.com is integrating VR with touchscreens for 3D tours of properties

Payal Ganguly

Online real estate platform Housing.com has launched a native virtual reality (VR) product which can display projects in 3D. Using ....

10 September, 2018
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After games and entertainment, VR ready for prime time in operation theatre

Sridharan V

Since time immemorial, doctors and nurses have been at the centre of the healthcare industry. Over the last couple of decades, ....

10 August, 2018

Virtual reality startup SmartVizX gets pre-Series A funding

Anand J

Virtual reality (VR) startup SmartVizX has raised Rs 10 crore ($1.4 million) in a pre-Series A funding round led by Indian Angel ....

11 July, 2018

Virtual reality to reshape retail by sweeping shoppers into new dimension: GlobalData

Anirban Ghoshal

Consultant GlobalData has said that augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), as experienced through smartphones and wearables, ....

8 June, 2018

Meet the five startups selected for Oracle's accelerator programme

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

A fin-tech company, an augmented reality solutions company and a mobile-first automated employee on-boarding platform are among ....

6 June, 2016
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Facebook buys VR audio firm Two Big Ears

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Facebook has acquired Edinburgh-based company Two Big Ears that specialises in spatial 3D audio in cinematic and gaming experiences, ....

24 May, 2016