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VR Explained for Attorneys (in under 400 words)

Last week, Zenimax was awarded a $500 million judgment against Oculus. While the virtual reality industry may have been flying under the radar, after this recent court case many lawyers have started to take notice. For busy attorneys now delving into the VR industry – what is it? VR is experienced through a “headset” that […]

Valve’s Lighthouse Patent is Under Third-Party Scrutiny

The Vive has a massive advantage over competitors: the lighthouse. Also called a base station, the lighthouse is an elegant solution to the complex problem of accurately tracking in real-time a VR user in 3-dimensional space. View the Valve’s patent application For the purposes of this article, it is sufficient to understand that the base-station […]