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VR Watch: Can Stanford’s approach work for film?, Los Angeles Times

VR Watch: Can Stanford’s approach work for film?, Los Angeles Times

Jeremy Bailenson is skeptical of a broad use of virtual reality in film: How do you tell someone a story that you're in the middle of? Los Angeles Times » [button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2015/lat-stanford-approach.pdf" style="default" size="normal" target="_blank"...

Stanford community shines at the Bay Area Science Festival, The Dish

Stanford community shines at the Bay Area Science Festival, The Dish

VHIL hosted the "Virtual Reality in the Social Sciences" event as part of the Bay Area Science Festival. Everyone got a chance to experience a virtual world, including 5-year-old kids. The Dish » [button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2014/dish-science-festival.pdf"...

Virtual reality: It’s not just for video games, Fortune

Virtual reality: It’s not just for video games, Fortune

VHIL research has shown that making a cause and effect relationship perceptual, as opposed to theoretical, changes consumer and other behaviors more than other interventions. Fortune » [button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2014/fortune-vr-not-just-for-videogames.pdf"...

The Virtual Reality Renaissance Is Here, But Are We Ready?, Mashable

The Virtual Reality Renaissance Is Here, But Are We Ready?, Mashable

Jeremy Bailenson imagines VR in five years transforming “the nature of what it means to travel, education, really redefining what it means to be in a place.” Mashable » [button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2014/mash-virtual-renaissance.pdf" style="default" size="normal"...

This is so like ‘The Matrix’, CNN Inside Man

This is so like ‘The Matrix’, CNN Inside Man

Morgan Spurlock walks a virtual reality plank at VHIL, and steps off. His brain doesn't know the difference between reality and virtual reality. CNN Inside Man »   [video width="704" height="384"...

If You Like Immersion, You’ll Love This Reality, The New York Times

If You Like Immersion, You’ll Love This Reality, The New York Times

Virtual reality technology is advancing so quickly that it is certain to infuse just about every corner of our lives. The New York Times » [button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2014/nyt-vr-immersive.pdf" style="default" size="normal" target="_blank" display="inline"...