How virtual reality and robotics could advance the energy industry

Oil and gas companies are under pressure to reduce their carbon footprint. Drones and four-legged robots are used to detect methane leaks. This article is part of the “Innovation at…

How to save money when inflation is high

If you feel you can’t keep up with rising prices, you’re not alone. According to a recent survey by insurance company Primerica, three-quarters of middle-income households (those earning between $30,000…

Medical simulation platform FundamentalVR raises $20 million to help surgeons learn through virtual reality – TechCrunch

FundamentalVR, an immersive simulation platform for the medical and healthcare professions, has raised $20 million in a funding round to “accelerate skills transfer and surgical skills” through virtual reality (VR)…

This self-made millionaire has a simple rule to get rich

Personal finance knowledge is important to just about everyone, but with the rise of social media, the conversations we see about it can also be filled with misconceptions, hot takes,…

Half-Life 2 playable in VR mod, beta launched in September 2022

After years of development and loads of ups and downs along the way, the developers of a virtual reality mod for the original Half Life 2 announced a public beta…

Heading into a financial car accident?

Millions of people in the UK are in denial about the headwinds they face in their household finances due to rising inflation and the impending increase in the energy cap.…

A VR basketball game for the Metaverse raises $8 million

LOS ANGELES — Soon, people won’t have to go outside to play a physical game of basketball. What do you want to know IRL Studios received $8 million to further…

Student-only personal finance app Kora hits 100,000 active users on budgeting tool

Kora Insights, their premier budgeting tool, hits record usage amid rising tuition fees and national inflation CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kora, a fintech company exclusively serving students, announced it has reached 100,000 active…

Apple VR headset better not cost as much as five Oculus Quest 2

A new report on the rumored Apple VR headset predicts it will set you back more than $2,000 (£1,655 / AU$2,875) – around five times what Meta’s Oculus Quest 2…

5 Best VR Headsets for Gaming in 2022

VR (virtual reality) gaming is still not at its peak, and VR headsets have enormous potential to usher in the future of gaming. Currently, there are not many VR headsets…