Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired ‘Kiss Me First’ and ‘Reverie’: Virtual Reality Is Back in Pop Culture—As a Warning

Hexbyte Tech News Wired ‘Kiss Me First’ and ‘Reverie’: Virtual Reality Is Back in Pop Culture—As a Warning

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Virtual reality has never been a subtle technology—and the same goes for its treatment in popular culture. When VR jumped its sci-fi firewall to sweep through Hollywood in the 1990s, it was a thing of maximalist, fantastic promise: brushed steel headsets and space-age gloves on the outside, swirly colors and stylized hacker dreams on the…