DOD wants virtual reality tech that will work in low bandwidth environments


DOD's CTO wants to look to the gaming industry for technology that will operate effectively in hostile environments.

At DARPA, virtual reality is more than a toy


For virtual reality to become more than another quick-to-fade fad like 3-D televisions or the overhyped Google Glass, it needs the type of careful nurturing that only government can give it through long-term developmental investments, a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency​ program manager​ told a crowd of VR enthusiasts Monday.