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Is VR the Future of Corporate Training?, Harvard Business Review

Is VR the Future of Corporate Training?, Harvard Business Review

Over the past few years, the cost to deploy VR has plummeted, and the technology has expanded into more general use at Fortune 500 corporations, where employees working in industries such as retail, logistics, and customer service are practicing in VR headsets to get...

Beam me out to the ballgame, SF Chronicle

Beam me out to the ballgame, SF Chronicle

Cardboard standees get old fast. With augmented reality, the fans can be live, interactive and a part of the action of the game.San Francisco Chronicle »[button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2020/08/Beam-me-out-to-the-ballgame-SFChronicle.pdf" style="default"...

Virtual Reality — Jeremy Bailenson, The #GSPodcast

Virtual Reality — Jeremy Bailenson, The #GSPodcast

Bailenson talks about his new book ‘Experience On Demand: What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It Can Do’. The future of VR technology is an exciting one. Where will it lead us? How can it help us? And what are some of the concerns?

How to create empathy in VR, WIRED

How to create empathy in VR, WIRED

In his WIRED opinion piece, Prof. Jeremy Bailenson discusses the growing body of scientific evidence showing that creating empathy in virtual reality is more successful if the headset wearer moves around. WIRED » [button text="View PDF"...

How Virtual Reality Affects Actual Reality, National Geographic

How Virtual Reality Affects Actual Reality, National Geographic

When National Geographic caught up with him by phone from Stanford, Bailenson explained how VR is now being used to raise awareness about climate change, help quarterbacks memorize plays for the NFL, and even help first 9/11 responders suffering from PTSD. National...

Just How Real Is Virtual Reality?, NPR Weekend Edition

Just How Real Is Virtual Reality?, NPR Weekend Edition

NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with virtual reality researcher Jeremy Bailenson about his new book Experience on Demand. And she also tries some VR herself. NPR Weekend Edition » [button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2018/02/npr-real-vr.pdf" style="default" size="normal"...