In virtual reality eBay, customers shop with their eyes

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Last year we wrote about The Reality Theatre Mall, a fantastical, interactive commerce platform that hinted at how VR could be used to create the shopping center of the future. Now, eBay Australia has made that a reality — minus the fluorescent walls and random animals. The Virtual Reality Department Store, created by eBay and Myer, is an immersive, personalized retail experience, accessed via an app and headset, which lets customers shop with their eyes.

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