Iowa State Athletics Will Use A Concussion-Detecting VR Headset


In fact the technology is so promising that Iowa State University has already announced plans to integrate the technology into their popular sports program. The post Iowa State Athletics Will Use A Concussion-Detecting VR Headset appeared first on VRScout.

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Samsung is Developing VR Tools to Help Diagnose Mental Health

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The system, called Eye Sync, is already in use at the athletic divisions of University of Texas and Iowa State University.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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‘Google Earth VR’ Lets You Experience the Total Solar Eclipse Right Now

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VR Is Changing Sports: More Than 30 Teams Use STRIVR Training While SyncThink Diagnoses Concussions


The company recently announced roll-outs at Iowa State and the University of Texas, which join Stanford University. Sync Think’s concussion diagnosis VR kit aims to accurately and quickly identify players who are injured. A pair of companies are leading the charge to change professional and college sports using VR. We’ve previously covered STRIVR , a startup which emerged from Stanford, as the company works to evolve training for football and other sports.

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