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Real estate company works virtually

Oct 8, 2015 -- There’s been a recent trend with real estate companies to create virtual walk-throughs of properties for prospective customers. But one company, eXp Realty, has taken this a step further and actually has its offices in... … Read entire article »

View-Master headset first to hit major retailers

Oct 5, 2015 -- This Christmas shopping season promises to be a good one for virtual reality, with a $30 View-Master virtual reality headset hitting the market just about now. This is brightly-colored headset from Mattel that is... … Read entire article »

WearVR catalogs virtual reality apps

Oct 2, 2015 -- Trying to find new virtual reality apps? Check out WearVR, which catalogs nearly 1,000 virtual reality applications for all major platforms. Apps can be sorted by newest, highest rated and most popular, and can... … Read entire article »

Air New Zealand giving away 1,000 Cardboards

Sep 30, 2015 -- If you don’t have your hands on a Google Cardboard headset yet, you might be able to get one from Air New Zealand if you hurry. The company is giving away 1,000 headsets so... … Read entire article »

Shot hopes to be Instragram of VR

Sep 30, 2015 -- Virtual reality cameras cost hundreds — or thousands — of dollars. But Shot, a startup based in Spain, hopes to bring the price down to under $100 with a new Kickstarter campaign by combining fisheye... … Read entire article »

Nara’s Nook, Tangle Grid top this year’s grid survey

Sep 29, 2015 -- A record number of respondents voted for a record number of grids in this year’s sixth annual OpenSim grid survey. A total of 1,006 ballots came in, of which 971 were counted. The rest were... … Read entire article »

Adult Metaverse crosses 1,000 member mark

Sep 29, 2015 -- The Adult Metaverse community on Google Plus has just crossed the 1,000 member mark. With 135 new members since the start of August, it is the fastest-growing OpenSim-specific community on the platform. DigiWorldz was... … Read entire article »

Microsoft may be working on a Cardboard clone

Sep 29, 2015 -- With around 2 million Google Cardboard devices already in user hands, and Taobao and AliBaba alone selling 300,000 additional units a month, mobile-based virtual reality is going gangbusters. The iOS app store and Google... … Read entire article »


Sep 29, 2015 -- 7 Euro (about US $8) a month, with no setup fee, for a 30,000-prim region on OSgrid or Metropolis, can be configured as a varregion from Barcelona-based Galaxims. … Read entire article »