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HTC Vive Is A New VR Headset Built With Valve

03/01/2015,   If you believed the whispers about a VR headset from the folks at Valve then you’re going to love this. At its event today in Barcelona, HTC unveiled a new product which it claims will define the ideal virtual reality experience, a “VR...

Samsung Gear VR Gets Insurgent Movie Tie-In

02/18/2015, It was announced today that Samsung and Lionsgate Studios have teamed up to bring a virtual reality experience to Gear VR, Samsung’s virtual reality headset, the experience is meant to promote Lionsgate’s upcoming film The Divergent Series:...

Facebook Already Working On Virtual Reality Apps

02/18/2015, In what was a surprising announcement early last year, Facebook revealed that they would be acquiring Oculus VR, the company behind the Oculus Kit virtual reality headset. Now it remains to be seen when the device would be released as an actual commercial...

Apple Awarded Patent For iPhone VR Headset

02/17/2015, Virtual reality headsets are the new craze these days. Smartphone manufacturers are making VR headsets compatible with their devices which keeps the overall cost down and lets people enjoy a good virtual reality experience. Samsung Gear VR and LG’s...

Immersis Kickstarter Wants To Bring Virtual Reality To Groups

02/15/2015, The virtual reality experience to date seems like a rather private experience, especially since it is only the wearer of the virtual reality headset that gets to experience what it’s like. However a recent Kickstarter project for a device called...

NBA All-Stars Game Filmed In Virtual Reality For The Samsung Gear VR

02/15/2015, While virtual reality might still be a long way off from becoming the new standard in which we consume our entertainment like movies, TV shows, video games, and etc., many companies have started to take advantage of the technology and exploring different...

Panasonic VR Headset Being Developed

02/15/2015, The age of virtual reality is upon us. Headsets like the Samsung Gear VR are already available in the market for people who want to experience this technology, other companies are actively working to bring their own products to the market, Oculus has...

Google And Mattel Give The View-Master A Hi-Tech Makeover

02/13/2015, A little over a week ago, Google and Mattel teased an upcoming announcement and based on the invite, we speculated it might have something to do with the View-Master, a toy which many kids these days might not be familiar with. That being said it turns...

LG Reveals VR For G3 Headset

02/09/2015, Samsung has been making waves in the virtual reality arena. The company teamed up with Oculus to develop the Gear VR, its own virtual reality headset, that works in tandem with a Galaxy Note 4. The headset has now made its way to Best Buy locations...

Samsung Galaxy S6, S Edge To Feature Gear VR Compatibility [Rumor]

01/28/2015, One of the reasons why Samsung managed to arrive in the VR market ahead of Oculus VR and Sony is because unlike the Oculus Rift or Project Morpheus, the Samsung Gear VR relies on existing technology – the Galaxy Note 4 – to act as its display,...

HP Zvr Virtual Reality Display

01/04/2015, We’re sure you’ve seen movies and TV shows where the characters in the shows interact with holographic images and are able to manipulate these objects using gestures. Well the good news is that if you wanted to experience that, HP might have...

Google Street View Gets Virtual Reality Mode

12/18/2014, Earlier this year, Google launched Cardboard which is basically a cheap DIY virtual reality headset made from, well, cardboard. There are no electronic components and in order to get it to work, you will need to use your smartphone as the device’s...