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How to ensure the best VR performance from your PC

Low frames per second (FPS) in PC gaming is your worst enemy — in VR it can also be literally sickening. What better reason to give your old hardware some care and keep it performing up-to-snuff for another few months?

AltSpace might not be dead, but there are still great alternatives for Social VR

After its early demise was announced earlier this summer, Altspace appears to be back for good. However, there are still great alternatives to discover.

Best Dell PCs for VR

Discover the best VR-capable PCs Dell has to offer.

Best WebVR experiences you should try right now!

WebVR is an open standard for created web-based VR experiences. There are a lot out there, but we've rounded up the best.

Everything we know so far about Fallout 4 VR

Fallout 4 VR is seemingly set to raise the bar for VR games everywhere. Intrigued? We have a bunch of details about what it is and what you can expect when it's finally released.

How to connect PlayStation VR to your PC

Thanks to Trinus PSVR, you can now enjoy your VR and non-VR Steam games in PlayStation VR. If this is something you've always wanted to do, we're here to show you how to get it all set up.

Are all Windows Mixed Reality headsets created equal?

We've not got two of the fabled Windows Mixed Reality headsets to play with, so it's time to see how they stack up against one another.

Smartglasses as smartphones – why your social and privacy concerns may not matter

The next generation of adults, unconcerned about social and privacy issues, may readily accept smartglasses as smartphone replacements.

How to use WebVR in Firefox with HTC Vive or Oculus Rift

Firefox now has out-of-the-box WebVR support on Windows PCs – here's what that means and how to use it.

Valve 'Knuckles' controllers — Everything you need to know!

Valve's newest VR controllers, what are being called 'Knuckles,' are fully-tracked motion controllers with a new design and a few neat tricks. Here's everything you need to know about them.

How to play GameCube and Wii games with Dolphin VR

The world of VR attracts many players and developers into its fold, and one result is Dolphin VR, a Nintendo GameCube and Wii emulator for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Here's how to get it all set up!

Four things that make Gunheart ridiculously cool ... and one that doesn't

Gunheart is currently in Early Access on Steam and Oculus, and it's getting a ton of attention, both positive and negative. Is it worth the $35 price tag?

How to fix non-Oculus game errors in Oculus Home

If you're attempting to play SteamVR games through Oculus Home, you might be seeing Error OVR75318303. Here's how to fix it.

War Robots VR review: A taste of something ridiculously fun

It's just barely enough to get you excited, but War Robots VR takes the popular mobile game and delivers on the in-cockpit experience spectacularly.

Firefox 55.0 update adds WebVR support on Windows

Mozilla today released Firefox 55.0, bringing a rather large list of new and changed features, including WebVR support.

These are coolest things we've seen from the HTC Vive Knuckles controllers

With developers getting hands on with the upcoming SteamVR "Knuckles" controllers, these are the coolest implementations we've seen so far.

Microsoft HoloLens and Insider chiefs suggest smartglasses will replace smartphones

Microsoft's Dona Sarkar and Alex Kipman believe AR smartglasses will replace smartphones. And they may very well be right. Here's why.

Troubleshooting audio and launch issues in Echo Arena

Echo Arena is one of the hottest multiplayer games out for Oculus Rift, but there are some issues some players are experiencing. Here's how to fix them.

6 good reasons to try The Mage's Tale on Oculus Rift

The Mage's Tale is a VR take on classic dungeon crawlers we grew up with. Not sure if it's for you? These six reasons might change your mind.

How to launch your SteamVR games from Oculus Home

Here's how to add all your SteamVR games natively to Oculus Home.