VR Training

VR Motion Sickness

Why Some VR Causes Motion Sickness (And Ours Doesn't)

A recent article published on Futurism.com declared, essentially, that virtual reality has finally become reality-reality: it’s here to stay. But the article was quick to point out that, despite the progress VR technology has made in recent years — better, … Read More

Study: Virtual Reality Training Better for Retention

The results are in – and the winner is virtual reality training. According to a recent study by the University of Maryland, virtual reality training is more effective in recall accuracy than traditional desktop CBT (computer-based training). With a median … Read More

A better way to train utility workers

Training workers in the utility industry can be especially difficult.  Real-world training conditions are complex, dangerous, expensive and hard to simulate. PIXO has responded to these challenges by developing industry-specific virtual reality modules that provide highly effective approaches for skill … Read More

Comparing VR, AR and 360° video: What is most effective for skills training?

Skills training is far more effective when participants are actively engaged in the learning process. We know this intuitively from our own exper ience: hands-on practice and collaborative exercises and other “active learning” techniques are far more stimulating than powerpoint … Read More

VR Training: The Wave of the Future

Photo courtesy Pixabay. It’s 2018 and VR/AR technology is more accessible than ever before. Virtual reality hardware giant HTC Vive is offering headsets at lower prices than ever, enabling companies to take advantage of new developments in the technology. VR … Read More

VR Training Demo Impresses First Responders at Concordia University Summit

Members of the PIXO VR team visited Concordia University’s Portland, Oregon campus recently to participate in the Emerging Technologies Symposium for Emergency Solutions. Ben Mazza and Erica Schaffel from PIXO VR were invited to join professionals from academia, technology, government, … Read More

When Failure IS an Option: The Value of Virtual Reality Training

      If you’ve ever seen Ron Howard’s 1995 film, Apollo 13, you’ll recognize the phrase “failure is not an option.” In the film, Ed Harris plays NASA flight director, Gene Kranz, and the quote refers to the accident in the … Read More

The Future of Safety Training Enhanced by Virtual Reality

In 1982, TRON sparked our imaginations when a computer hacker was sucked into a “virtual reality” that lay within the very software that was just beginning to permeate our real world. [content_block id=21218 slug=learn-more-pixo-vr-training-cta] For a lot of folks, this … Read More

Are You Prepared For The New Reality?

Essential Insights on AR in a Transforming World   Artificial Reality could be the one device to disrupt the world of technology. It is opening new opportunities that will transform business, lifestyle and reality itself. Our AR research can help … Read More

VR/AR the next big computing platform

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) have the potential to become the next big computing platform, according to Goldman Sachs Research. In the first report from a new Profiles in Innovation series, Goldman Sachs Research examines how VR—which immerses … Read More