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Using VR to make hospital visits less scary

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Using VR to make hospital visits less scary

Staples VR's Aliesha Staples won the Xero Hi-Tech Young Achiever Award at the 2017 Hi-Tech Awards. To celebrate her win, we're republishing this story about a project her company has been involved with.

Born to be wild

A new website hopes to entice New Zealand’s youth away from the sea of tech in surrounding them and back into nature – as well as get them caring about the environment for years to come. Wild Eyes gives kids backyard missions via its website to complete, merging the real and online worlds in a way that appeals to digital natives.