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LINE Messenger App Updated With 360-Degree Photos Support

02/22/2017, With social media platforms like Facebook and YouTube, accessing and uploading 360-degree photos or videos isn’t an issue. However what if you want to share those photos and videos with your friends? We guess you’d have to link it to them, but if you...

HTC Vive Exclusive Tilt Brush App Released For Oculus Rift

02/21/2017, Tilt Brush is a great app which enables users to paint in virtual reality. You could be a first time user who’s just doodling tracing lines of fire against the night sky or an experienced concept artist doing serious work, Tilt Brush enables you to...

Samsung’s New Gear VR Might Have Its Own Controller

02/20/2017, Samsung launches a refreshed Gear VR virtual reality headset every year with its flagship smartphones so it’s expected to do the same this time around as well. The company is due to unveil the Galaxy S8 next month and there are rumors about a new...

First IMAX VR Theater Opens In Los Angeles

02/15/2017, IMAX is planning to open many virtual reality theaters and it has now opened its first in Los Angeles. These are going to be very different from the IMAX theaters that you might have witnessed. There won’t be any large, wraparound screens at this...

HTC Mobile VR Headset Coming Soon

02/15/2017, HTC has already made a name for itself in the premium virtual reality headset market with the HTC Vive. There have been rumors that the company might be working on a mobile VR solution as well. According to a new report, HTC chief financial officer...

Sony Has A PlayStation VR Music Video You Can Walk Around In

02/14/2017, Virtual reality music videos aren’t exactly new. Ever since support for 360-degree video was added to YouTube, we’ve seen several artists and bands take advantage of the technology to create VR music videos. However if there is one thing that a lot of...

Valve Has Three ‘Full Games’ For VR In Development

02/12/2017, According to a new report, Valve is developing three “full games” for virtual reality. This won’t be the company’s first foray into the VR segment, In case you don’t know, Valve is the co-creator of HTC’s Vive virtual...

Facebook Shutting Down Many Oculus Pop-ups In Best Buy Stores

02/09/2017, In order to push the first virtual reality headset that Oculus released to the public, Facebook teamed up with Best Buy to set up some 500 pop-up stores at an equal number of Best Buy locations across the country. They might have done enough to cater to...

Nintendo Confirms Switch Is Powerful Enough To Support VR

02/08/2017, Nintendo’s consoles have never really been known for their power, but for the most part it is good enough to play the company’s first-party titles and others. So the question is, how does the Nintendo Switch hold up in terms of futureproofing?...

This Hack Lets You Play Resident Evil 7 In VR On Your PC

02/08/2017, At the moment Capcom’s Resident Evil 7 VR mode is only available to gamers on the PS4 who own the PlayStation VR. It is unclear if Capcom will eventually add support to other headsets like the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive, but the good news is that thanks to...

Rock Band VR Announced For The Oculus Rift

02/07/2017, Have you ever wondered what it would be like to rock out on stage in front of an audience? Some of you guys might have had that privilege, but for others, the notion might simply just be a fantasy. However the good news is that fantasy could soon become a...

Verizon Sending Out Free Daydream View VR Headsets

02/06/2017, Google may have underestimated demand for its Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. These are the first devices that the company has slapped its “Made by Google” label on and they have been well received by customers across the globe. Supply issues...

Nintendo Looking Into VR Support For The Switch

02/02/2017, One of the rumored reasons for the Nintendo Switch’s delay from 2016 to 2017 was apparently due to VR integration. Given that the console has since been announced without any mention of VR, there is a good chance that the rumors were wrong, although it...

Oculus Loses Lawsuit To ZeniMax, Ordered To Pay $500 Million

02/01/2017, When the Oculus Rift burst onto the scene, many were enthralled by it and the potential it held, but it did not take long for the headset to land itself in some controversy. This came in the form of an accusation by ZeniMax who alleged that Oculus had...