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AirVR Headset Lets You Strap An iPad Mini To Your Face

09/16/2014, One of the interesting evolutions we’ve seen with regards to virtual reality is that instead of relying on an integrated display, there have been virtual reality headsets designed to fit our mobile devices, thus using their displays instead. We’ve...

Consumer-friendly Oculus Rift Rumored For Summer 2015 Release

09/11/2014, The Oculus Rift at the moment is still in its developer kit phase, meaning that it isn’t quite ready for the masses yet as presumably the company still has a lot of work left to do and a lot of cleaning up as well in terms of its design. Unfortunately...

Harmonix Announces Music VR Software For Samsung’s Gear VR

09/08/2014, Most media players come with a visualization option. For those who have never bothered to check out that particular feature, it’s basically where a screen will show some graphics will pulse, glow, rotate, and move according to the beat of the music....

Consumer Version Oculus Rift Could Be Priced Between $200-$400

09/04/2014, We know that there are plenty of gamers out there who probably can’t wait to get their hands on the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, but unfortunately it seems that the wearable is still in its early stages and while it is being sold to developers...

Vortex VR Uses The LG G3 For Its Virtual Reality Headset

09/02/2014, There are a couple of virtual reality headsets being developed at the moment. One of them is the Oculus Rift and the other would be Sony’s Project Morpheus. Neither of these devices are available commercially yet but if you’re looking for an...

Turn Your Office Into A Holiday Destination

08/06/2014, I remember that there is a saying that goes something like this, “If John cannot go to the mountain, then the mountain will come to John.” For those of you who happen to be cubicle zombies and have not taken a vacation since forever might be...

Pacific Rim Oculus Rift Demo Lets You Experience Fighting Kaijus

07/24/2014, We’re sure many of you guys were in awe of the robots in the movie Pacific Rim, and we’re sure many of you were wondering just how it would feel like to pilot one of them. Well if you are curious, you’re in luck because at the San Diego Comic-Con,...

Oculus Reportedly Working On Motion Controllers

07/17/2014, Those who have been following Oculus since the days it was relying on crowdfunding to get its development kit into production are no doubt anxious to get their hands on a VR headset. The company has grown a lot since then, not to mention the fact that it...

Samsung’s Virtual Reality Headset Seen For The First Time

07/08/2014, About a month back we heard rumors that Samsung is developing a virtual reality headset in collaboration with Oculus and today a picture of that headset has been leaked online. It is called the Gear VR. A couple of weeks back we picked up on a report...

Sony Still Unsure About Mass Market Potential For Project Morpheus

07/07/2014, Based on the efforts we’ve seen from Oculus VR and Sony, and the interest shown by companies like Facebook in virtual reality, it would be safe to think that some believe that virtual reality could be the medium of gaming in the future. Oculus Rift had...

Scalpers Force Oculus To Suspend Rift Sales In China

07/06/2014, There’s much money to be made in scalping. We often see this with devices that are in demand, particularly with new iPhones and iPads. People purchase more than they really need and then sell off those units when there’s a supply shortage....

Oculus Rift’s Final Developer Kit Shipping Now

07/02/2014, Most people heard about the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset when the company behind it, Oculus, started a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. The campaign met its funding goal and work started. Developer kits were shipped out to those who had...

Google Cardboard Is Virtual Reality On The Cheap

06/25/2014, Virtual reality is currently a field in which companies like Oculus VR and Sony are known in, Google not so much. Although the company does have Google Glass, we guess that doesn’t really count as virtual reality. That being said, it seems that Google...