VR training

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VR Training as a Remote Work Solution

Remote work continues to expand for many reasons. Employees can work from anywhere in the world with more flexibility and opportunity, while employers have access to a larger, more diverse talent pool than with on-location jobs, removing the barriers of … Read More

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Virtual Reality for Construction Training

Two of the biggest challenges in construction training are safety and technology. Both tend to work against each other. As we introduce technology to make construction projects safer and more productive, these same technologies can add to both confusion and … Read More

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PIXO VR Ready for OC6 with VR Training for Oculus Quest

OC6 is almost here — and PIXO VR is ready. After a big year that saw the release of the Facebook-owned Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift S HMDs, (head-mounted displays), the sixth annual Oculus Connect conference, (OC6 for short), starts … 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

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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

PIXO VR Expert Insights: Erica Schaffel, PIXO VR's VP of Sales

As someone on the front line of PIXO VR’s team, Erica Schaffel, Vice President of Sales, spends a lot of time with training directors demonstrating how virtual reality training works and educating people about it’s benefits for businesses and employees. … Read More