Virtual reality

Spark Tank competition generates new virtual reality training opportunity for Air Force welders


Vendors are invited to propose hardware and software capabilities they can provide.

Air Force turns to VR for suicide prevention training


The virtual reality program has new modules that were recently tested in California to give lifelike simulations for getting distressed airmen help.

AR and VR can transform government work beyond the pandemic — if done right


In an op-ed, ITIF's Ellysse Dick explains how AR and VR have the potential to transform the way the government works if done properly.

Pentagon opens bids on 5G prototypes at military bases


Under the first three solicitations released so far, work will take place at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Georgia; Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington; and Naval Base San Diego, California.

DOE national laboratory adds Verizon’s first federal 5G Lab


Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is partnering with Verizon Business to develop cybersecurity that will underpin 5G for critical infrastructure, AI and IoT.

New free software offerings from NASA include VR for training and more


The catalog is part of NASA's technology transfer efforts. Many of the packages are available for use by the public.