The Rise and Fall and Rise of Virtual Reality – The Verge

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Imagine 10 years ago trying to envision the way we use cellphones today. It’s impossible. That’s the promise VR has today. VR at its best shouldn’t replace real life, just modify it, giving us access to so much just out of reach physically, economically. If you can dream it, VR can make it. It’s a medium for progress, not the progress itself. In celebration of the rise of VR still to come, The Verge investigated its past, present, and future to offer a glimpse of what we feel is enormous possibility.

If VR enables us to do anything in the future, what would you most like to see come from VR technology? What do you think the biggest challenges will be when everything becomes possible? Leave your comments below.

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