virtual reality

The world's most advanced virtual reality game is in Times Square

For 200 years, Madame Tussauds has been known for creating wax sculptures of famous people — not exactly the place where you were expecting to step into our digital future. But just as it’s given visitors a way to escort J.Lo down the Oscars red carpet, it’s now home the next...

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 4:32pm

Watching the Titanic sink is a bad use of virtual reality

In case there aren’t enough tragedies going on in the real world, this week you can experience the sinking of the Titanic. The new virtual reality experience Surviving the Titanic puts eight people at a time into a replica lifeboat to watch the unsinkable ship meet its fate on a Samsung Gear...

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 7:17pm

Ride with Santa on Christmas Eve through the magic of virtual reality

Ever since “The Santa Clause,” all we’ve wanted for Christmas is a ride in Santa’s sleigh. Well, strap in children young and old, you’re going to the North Pole! Thanks to the magic of virtual reality, you can sit right beside Father Christmas on his busiest night...

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 2:22am

This 'Alien: Covenant' virtual reality video will ruin your day

One of these days Virtual Reality will take over. Or so we’ve been told: Since the early ’90s, movies like “The Lawnmower Man” have predicted that humanity is two seconds away from strapping on bulky head gear and disappearing forever into animated realms. Now, 25 years...

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 10:15am