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Applications of Virtual Reality Training to Boost Employee Safety

Modern technology has given companies across numerous industries new ways to train employees. When it comes to ensuring employee safety during training though, virtual reality may be the most valuable type of technology out there. Simply put, VR can allow … Read More

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10 Benefits to Virtual Reality Construction Safety Training

In 2016, there were 370 fatal falls out of 991 construction fatalities, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Construction safety and fall protection training, in particular, is a severe problem that needs a better solution. Consider this true story… … Read More

New Reality: PIXO VR and HP Announce High Tech Alliance

ROYAL OAK, Mich., August 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PIXO VR and Silicon Valley titan HP Inc., are joining forces to bring virtual reality training to enterprises around the world. PIXO VR is the virtual reality software designer that’s been … 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

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

Virtual Reality Gas Pump Training for Oregon

Virtual reality gas pump training courtesy PIXO VR Dear Oregon, We understand you don’t know how to pump your own gas and are terrified of the struggles this new challenge might bring. We received word of your fears – spills, … Read More

Sean Hurwitz, CEO of PIXO VR Talks Virtual Reality Training on M2TechCast

The folks at M2TechCast invited PIXO VR’s CEO, Sean Hurwitz to their podcast to talk about virtual reality training for first responders and others in hazardous jobs. Sean and hosts Matt Roush, Mike Brennan, along with Greg Doyle of MITechNews discussed … Read More

PIXO VR DEMOS VIRTUAL REALITY SAFETY TRAINING AT CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY

Concordia University Symposium VR training offers real safety for multi-platform and multi-location users, reduces risks DETROIT– November 29, 2017 –  Virtual reality safety training company PIXO VR premiered their training platform for emergency management and first response teams at the … 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