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Fallout 4 VR Will Be Shown Off At E3 2017

03/22/2017, Last year Bethesda had confirmed that a virtual reality (VR) version of Fallout 4 was in the works. For those wondering about the state of the game and what it might be like, you will be pleased to learn that according to a report from HipHopGamer in the...

Disney Lets You Catch A Ball In Real Life Using VR

03/21/2017, Virtual reality (VR) technology is great as it helps create an immersive experience when you’re playing games or watching movies. However if there is one “downside”, it would be that the things you experience in VR aren’t replicated in real-life,...

Second-Gen Samsung Gear 360 Spotted At The FCC

03/16/2017, Back in 2016, Samsung launched the Gear 360 digital camera. This is essentially a camera that can capture video all around, which in turn would make it ideal for viewing in virtual reality. In the later part of 2016, we heard the rumors that Samsung had a...

Artist Uses VR To Create A Unique Music-Listening Experience

03/15/2017, Virtual reality (VR) is slowly changing the way we approach games and video content, but what about music? Given that music is largely an auditory experience, we’re sure some of you might be wondering how VR might fit into it, but if you think about...

YouTube VR Video Quality Improved

03/15/2017, YouTube is one of the many online services that allow users to stream virtual reality videos. However, since they can be pretty big, a compromise often has to be made on quality to ensure that these large videos can be streamed properly. However, Google...

2018 Winter Olympics Might Be Broadcasted In VR

03/15/2017, If you’re a fan of sporting events, you know that trying to follow your favorite team to where they are playing, or chasing the Olympic games can be a rather expensive hobby. This is why watching it on TV is usually a cheaper alternative. However the...

You Can Now Stream Gear VR Games Onto Facebook Live

03/12/2017, Live streaming video games isn’t anything new, and we’ve seen plenty of people do that in the past few years. However if live streaming a virtual reality (VR) game is something you are interested in, then you might be interested to learn that Oculus...

Facebook Launches Dedicated ‘Facebook 360’ VR App

03/09/2017, With Facebook acquiring Oculus and launching the Oculus Rift and their support for 360-degree photos and videos, we guess it is pretty obvious that the social network is looking into virtual reality (VR) technology as possibly the next big thing. In fact...

Vimeo Now Supports 360-Degree Videos

03/08/2017, Back in 2015, YouTube announced their support for 360-degree videos where users could upload videos captured in 360, and where viewers get to pan around the video using their phones, computers, or even a virtual reality (VR) headset. Given Facebook’s...

8K VR Motion Ride Tour Of Tokyo To Debut At SXSW

03/08/2017, If there is a limitation to virtual reality technology, it would be resolution. With the displays pretty much right in front of your eyes, a higher resolution is now more important than ever because seeing pixels due to it being low resolution can...

Oculus Rift Price Reduced

03/02/2017, If you’ve been meaning to pick up the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset but the cost was a factor then you’re going to want to stick around for this. The Facebook-owned company has decided to reduce the Oculus Rift price. It has even cut the...

No Mac Support For The Oculus Rift Anytime Soon

03/01/2017, The Oculus Rift has been pretty much a Windows-only VR headset for now, but given that it is still relatively “early” in terms of the VR space, we expect that more platforms will eventually be supported. So as far as Mac VR gamers and enthusiasts are...

Google Shipped Over 10 Million Cardboard VR Viewers

02/28/2017, Long before Google came out with its Daydream View virtual reality headset, it introduced a VR viewer called . It was a barebones solution that enabled people to experience virtual reality at little or no cost at all. Cardboard has since become very...

ZeniMax Wants The Courts To Halt Oculus Rift Sales Completely

02/28/2017, Back in 2014, ZeniMax took Oculus to court in which they allege that Oculus apparently “misappropriated ZenMax trade secrets”, or so they claimed. Earlier this month a jury in Dallas, Texas ruled in favor of ZeniMax where they awarded the company a...