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David Whelan, chief executive of VR Education, and Sandra Whelan, chief operating officer. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/SON Photographic

Revenue at VR Education rose 43 per cent in 2019, with the company recording a pretax loss of €1.9 million in line with expectations. The company is(...)

The Oculus Quest  headset for the VR newbie has a growing library of content such as VR fave Beatsaber and Star Wars: Vader Immortal – wielding the lightsaber is magic.

The Covid-19 crisis has reinforced our sense of the importance of digital devices in our lives. After a backlash in recent years over personal data br(...)

David and Sandra Whelan of VR Education Holdings. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Virtual reality company VR Education said revenue in 2019 was below market expectations as delays in the launch and a lack of mobile hardware hit grow(...)

The Oculus Quest: it is set to launch with over 50 games

At the Oculus Connect 5 Keynote last week, Zuckerberg said: “Last year we talked about getting 1 billion people into virtual reality. Let’s see how th(...)

Blurred lines: augmented reality seamlessly blends reality and virtual, taking us even deeper into a world where the lines between reality and the artificial continue to blur

Bots are getting busier Bots are the new minions of the world wide web. Turning up almost everywhere, recent estimates suggest there is now more bot (...)

Liam Cunningham, who plays Davos Seaworth in ‘Game of Thrones’, will speak at the Web Summit

The company behind the Web Summit has a permanent six-bedroom “crash pad” for new employees arriving in Dublin as part of efforts to circumvent the ho(...)

HTC Vive headset

I arrive at Gamescom in Cologne trying desperately to keep an open mind about computer games and the people who play them. I encounter my first cha(...)