Burning Man 2020 Goes All-In On Virtual Reality With 'Multiverse'Burning Man organizers have responded to the coronavirus pandemic, like many other institutions, by going online-only but this year's festivities will incorporate a wide range of technologies from simple Zoom conferences to advanced VR-simulated worlds.
Can Virtual Reality Help Sports Fans Experience Game Day In A Post-COVID-19 World?Sports are returning, though the stands remain empty as public health officials advise against large gatherings. Can virtual reality help?
Apple Buys NextVR Which Broadcasts Sports, Music In Virtual RealityNews that Apple bought virtual-reality streaming sports company NextVR is the latest sign the Cupertino tech giant is closer to revealing a much-rumored augmented reality and VR headset.
SF Tech Company Creates VR Rendering Of Proposed Navigation CenterAs the fight between the City of San Francisco and neighbors in South Beach opposed to the proposed Embarcadero Homeless Navigation Center continues, one start-up company has created a virtual mock-up of what that facility could look like.
Thera: New Virtual Reality Treatment Helps Kids Grappling With Mental IllnessThera is a new online virtual reality treatment is proving beneficial for kids grappling with mental illness.
Traditional San Jose Movie Theater Opens Virtual Reality AttractionKPIX 5 got an exclusive sneak peek at the Bay Area‘s first virtual reality movie theater. Think: gaming meets movies meets Disneyland.
Augmented Reality Expo Showcases 3-D Hologram TechnologyAn international augmented reality showcase was underway in Santa Clara Friday, showing how 3-D computer holograms will soon become a part of our daily lives.
Zuckerberg Sorry For Virtual Tour Of Devastated Puerto RicoMark Zuckerberg has apologized for showcasing Facebook’s virtual reality capability with a tour of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.
Virtual Reality Sports Coverage: Still On The Outside Looking InVR holds the promise of putting fans right in the middle of the sporting action but today VR sports have an empty and distant feel to them.
Oculus Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Leaves FacebookPalmer Luckey, the co-founder of Facebook's Oculus virtual-reality business, is leaving the company.
Exit Reality Delivers Deep Sea Virtual Reality To Bay Sunday's DoorBay Sunday host Kenny Choi had a close encounter under the sea in a virtual reality truck right outside KPIX 5.
San Francisco Virtual Reality Conference Takes Look Into FutureThe city of San Francisco becomes the portal to the future this week with the sold-out Virtual Reality Developers Conference kicking off Wednesday.
State Of The Art Business: How To Integrate Virtual Reality Into Your Marketing PlanEvery small business needs to address how their business model is adapting to new technology.
Virtual Reality Headsets Bring Smiles To Children's Hospital Patients In OaklandThere’s a lot of cutting edge technology in hospitals these days, but virtual reality headset being tested out at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland are bringing smiles to the faces of medicine's bravest patients.
Pres. Obama Gives 360° VR Yosemite Tour For Park Service's 100th BirthdayIn a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality - in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park.