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HTC Expands The Vive’s Availability In The US

06/20/2017, Are you thinking about getting your hands on the HTC Vive but didn’t know which retailer to get it from? This seems to have been an issue at the start where availability of the VR headset was somewhat limited, but the good news is that HTC has decided...

Varjo Demonstrates 20|20 Human Eye Resolution VR: Hands-On!

06/20/2017, Startup Varjo Technologies (Finland) is coming up with a VR product that provides something that the industry didn’t think would be available for years of not a couple decades in the future: human-eye resolution VR experiences. We tried this new VR...

AR/VR Headset Shipments Estimated To Hit 100 Million By 2021

06/20/2017, It is no secret that in the future, technology such as augmented and virtual reality will be playing a big part of our lives.  For example VR gaming is starting to gain steam, while AR-based apps and devices such as Google’s Project Tango are allowing...

Spider-Man: Homecoming Virtual Reality Experience Announced

06/18/2017, Sony Pictures will be bringing back Spider-Man to the big screen next month. There’s already a lot of excitement surrounding the reboot, Sphero has released a great new Spider-Man toy and a new PS4-exclusive Spider-Man game is in the pipeline as...

Yi 360 VR Camera Pre-Orders Live For $399

06/14/2017, Yi Technologies, a subsidiary of China’s Xiaomi, recently announced a new product caled the Yi 360 VR Camera. As the name suggests, this is a nifty little camera that will enable users to capture photos and videos in 360-degrees that they can then...

Samsung Inks New 360-Degree Content Partnerships

06/14/2017, Samsung has announced today that it has inked new partnerships with BuzzFeed and NewThis which will bring consumers 360 degree video content captured using the Samsung Gear 360 camera. The partnership will see both BuzzFeed and NowThis create and publish...

Mario Kart VR Will Be Finding Its Way Into A Japanese Arcade

06/13/2017, In recent times we’re starting to see more gaming developers give existing franchises a VR makeover. For example during E3 there were announcements like DOOM: VFR, Fallout 4 VR, and Skyrim VR, all of which are based on existing titles. Now it looks like...

Bethesda Will Be Bringing ‘Skyrim’ To The PlayStation VR

06/13/2017, While Bethesda’s Skyrim might not necessarily be the latest RPG available at the moment, it seems that the developer is milking the heck out of it. The company not only announced a remaster of the game in the form of Skyrim Special Edition, but...

Bethesda Officially Reveals ‘Fallout 4 VR’

06/12/2017, Have you ever wondered what it might be like to live in a nuclear wasteland where you’d have to fight off mutants and monsters, while wearing a suit of armor and with a loyal dog by your side? We guess the closest thing you could get to that experience...

Breaking Bad VR Experience Being Developed

06/06/2017, There’s some great news for Breaking Bad fans that happen to own Sony’s PlayStation console. It has been confirmed that PlayStation is teaming up with Sony Pictures and Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan to develop a virtual reality...

Walmart Is Training Its Employees Using VR

06/02/2017, Virtual reality technology is great for playing games, watching movies, and exploring places that would otherwise be hard to explore in person. Now it seems like VR can also be used as an employee training tool, or at least that’s what the folks at...

Samsung’s New VR Display Has 3.5x More Pixels Than Oculus Rift

06/01/2017, Samsung demonstrated a new ultra-high resolution display for virtual reality headsets at Display Week 2017. The company said that this display has 3.5x the pixel count of the displays found in powerful virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift and HTC...