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Weekly Roundup: Top Articles about the Usage of Virtual Reality

As you decompress from the all the holiday and New Year celebrations, check out what’s happening with virtual reality.

Virtual reality has grown immensely over the past few years, but 2016 looks like the most important year yet. Here are four important things to expect for VR.  
CES 2016 begins this Wednesday and could bring new details from Sony, Microsoft, Oculus/Facebook, and HTC/Steam, who all have big virtual reality product launches coming this year, as well as announcements about new ecosystems and content partners. 
I took VR home for Christmas, and now I'm a believer. Upon seeing the reactions of his family experiencing virtual reality, a VR enthusiast believes VR will work. 
From Virtuality to reality: How virtual reality will change everything in 2016 It's been almost 30 years since Dr Jonathan Waldern founded a tiny company called W. Industries to develop a "virtual reality" system – which included a head-mounted display (HMD), data gloves, a tracking system and associated software.

Technically Incorrect: The Gear VR is a new Samsung hope. The great basketball star Lebron James is here to sing its praises. Samsung launched this nifty virtual-reality headset with a clever ad starring Lebron James that makes it look invitingly simple to use.

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Grandma tries virtual reality for the first time and screams with joy. One day, if you're lucky, you'll get much older and some youngster will ask you to try out some new technology. At that point, you'll either have a mild freak out, gasping as you experience the future wonders, or find that you just can't deal.
Photo by: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg
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