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Gaming has long been a gateway for mass adoption of new technology. Next up: gaming may lead the world to a future with virtual reality.

While the general public isn’t paying much attention to virtual reality devices—research by media services agency Horizon Media showed that 67% of consumers don’t know what VR is—gamers are amped. On VR-related internet posts, 93% of the discussion is around gaming.

Even though most people aren’t sure what VR is, when prompted, 81% said they think at least a quarter of people in the U.S. will own a VR device in the next five years. There seems to be a sense that virtual reality is the next big thing. Once again, gamers will be the ones leading the way.


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