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105 Virtual Reality: Sex, Marriage, and the Future of Relationships

105 Virtual Reality: Sex, Marriage, and the Future of Relationships

Update: 2019-10-14
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Virtual reality might still be for early adopters, but as headsets get smaller and social norms evolve, more people are meeting, hanging out, having sex, and even getting married in virtual spaces.

Peter Rubin is a VR expert, author, and senior correspondent at Wired, where he covers VR social spaces. And while people have been socializing and getting kinky online for decades, Rubin believes that "embodied presence" (truly feeling that your body is physically next to another person in VR) is a breakthrough that differentiates VR spaces like Rec Room and VRchat, and will change interpersonal communication as the technology gets better and cheaper.

Alli and Jen talk to Rubin about VR platform culture, a couple that got married in VR,  emerging tech that will soon let us touch and smell in VR, and the future of virtual sex.

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105 Virtual Reality: Sex, Marriage, and the Future of Relationships

105 Virtual Reality: Sex, Marriage, and the Future of Relationships

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