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This is shaping up to be the most important year in the tumultuous, not-quite-there-yet history of virtual reality.
A number of companies, from Facebook and Samsung to Google and Microsoft, are making significant pushes into the technology, which has been a mainstay of science fiction for decades but has largely failed to materialize as a viable consumer product. 375 more words
While the initial focus of virtual-reality platforms has been on videogames and entertainment, it will eventually encompass numerous other applications, including education, healthcare and social networking, according to Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey. 534 more words