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Welcome to Virtual Reality Society (VRS). A one-stop information and news resource for virtual reality and its related technologies.

Here you will find a wide range of information on the exciting world of virtual reality, from comprehensive material for beginners to interesting and deep discussions of virtual reality’s problems, implications and applications.

Our mission is to become the definitive source of virtual reality information and we constantly strive to achieve this goal. Be sure to bookmark us and check back regularly for new features and new sections on our site.

Could Nvidia CloudXR Be the Future of VR?

Nvidia CloudXR promises to beam high-end extended reality visuals directly into your headset from across the internet. This sounds amazing on paper, but is this the future of VR or just a niche technology that most of us can never benefit from?  While CloudXR may mainly be of interest to developers and those concerned with the technology … Continue reading Could Nvidia CloudXR Be the Future of VR?

1st March 2021

Motion Sickness is Still a Problem in VR, but Valve and OpenBCI are Working on It

The VR revolution that occurred around 2016 happened because some very smart folks managed to solve key issues that prevented VR…

26th February 2021

Everything You Need to Know About 360-degree Cameras for VR Video Creation

While our blog is usually dedicated to the consumer-side of VR and all of the great VR content you can enjoy

24th February 2021

Iconic VR Software Tilt Brush Goes Open Source

We all use a bunch of Google tools every day of our lives. I’m literally writing this article on Google Docs right now while listening to music on a Google Nest Mini.

17th February 2021

Canon Releases Details of Their Stunning New Mixed Reality Headset

Canon, the famed camera company, has just released a video showing off a headset named the MREAL S1.

10th February 2021

Apple Silicon is Set to Revolutionize VR and AR

At this point, it’s a pretty badly kept secret that Apple is working on some sort of headset or even multiple headsets.

5th February 2021

Can You Use VR With Just One Eye?

Issues of accessibility when it comes to computer technology is now just a standard part of designing, well, anything.

3rd February 2021

Former Zynga Employees are Getting Into VR Big Time With New Studio ForeVR

Love it or hate it, Zynga has been one of the companies to best crack the code of mainstream gaming appeal. Milking millions from mobile players with addictive virtual skinner boxes such as Farmville.  VR hasn’t yet reached the level of mass appeal smartphones have, but it seems two ex-Zynga staffers think it’s not too … Continue reading Former Zynga Employees are Getting Into VR Big Time With New Studio ForeVR

29th January 2021

Why Is SteamVR Running So Poorly On Oculus Quest?

When I first tested out Oculus Link on my Oculus Quest 1, I was absolutely blown away by how well it worked. Coming straight off an original consumer model Rift, it felt like an upgrade, despite running through a convoluted software solution. I tried out everything, including SteamVR titles such as Half-Life Alyx and other Steam games … Continue reading Why Is SteamVR Running So Poorly On Oculus Quest?

25th January 2021

Virtual Reality: what is it and why is it important to know about?

Virtual reality is essentially the use of technology to create the illusion of presence in an environment that isn’t really there. It works by sending information to various senses, such as sight and hearing, that fool our brains into experiencing something virtual. The illusion is often completed by the presence of interactivity, in other words the virtual world responds in some way to your presence.

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Where to go from here?

If you are new to virtual reality (or just want a refresher) we suggest you start with our What is virtual reality?section for a more in-depth discussion of the topic. We look at practical examples and discuss the core technologies in a clear and simple way. Providing a solid foundation for further reading.

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Pros and cons of virtual reality

We have series of articles about the various applications of this technology and the equipment used, for example, VR glasses (or goggles as they are sometimes called).

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