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Insta360 Pro 8K Camera Up For Pre-Order

04/23/2017, As 360-degree videos are starting to become commonplace, there is one area that needs to be addressed and that is with image quality. After all being immersed in a video while wearing a VR headset is very different from watching it on a monitor, and the...

GoPro Launches 360-Degree ‘Fusion’ camera

04/21/2017, GoPro’s interest in cameras that can capture content designed for virtual reality isn’t new. In fact last year the company launched the GoPro Omni which is basically a rig that comes with multiple GoPros attached to it, but unfortunately it had a...

Facebook Unveils New X24 And X6 360-Degree Cameras

04/19/2017, Facebook’s interest in virtual reality is hardly a secret, especially after the company acquired VR firm Oculus. In fact back in 2016, the company launched the Surround 360 camera which allowed users to capture footage in 3D, although it existed more as...

Lenovo’s VR Headset Will Launch In Time For Back-To-School

04/18/2017, Earlier this year at CES 2017, Lenovo took the wraps off the prototype of their VR headset that would work with Microsoft’s Holographic platform. However the question that Lenovo was unable to answer back then was when the headset would be available....

Facebook Spaces Beta Launched For Oculus Rift

04/18/2017, Facebook today announced that it has launched Facebook Spaces in beta for the Oculus Rift. Spaces provides users with a new way to connect with their friends and loved ones in virtual reality. It enables users to virtually be in-person with friends and...

Dragon Ball Z VR Is Coming To Japan

04/14/2017, The technology of virtual reality has unlocked many possibilities, especially in the field of gaming where gamers will now be able to experience and play games in a completely different way than before. For example first-person games like flying...

AMD Calls Fallout 4 VR A ‘Groundbreaking Industry Changing’ Game

04/13/2017, Fallout 4 was launched in 2015 which is about 7 years after its predecessor, Fallout 3, which meant that gamers were waiting for quite a long time for it. Turns out it was well worth the wait, or at least that’s what the reviews are saying so far. While...

Xiaomi Announces $14 Mi VR Play 2 Headset

04/10/2017, Chinese electronics company Xiaomi is known for offering affordable products even if it has to make do with slim margins to offer its products at attractive price points. One such example is the new Mi VR Play 2 virtual reality headset that the company...

Expedia Will Let You Check Out Hotel Rooms In Virtual Reality

04/10/2017, It feels really bad when your expectations are not met. You paid hundreds of dollars for a hotel room that looked straight out of your dreams in the pictures but when you finally get there after hours of traveling and you find that it’s not that it...

Periscope’s Live 360 Degree Videos Now Available To All

04/07/2017, Being able to publish videos filmed in 360 degrees isn’t new. In fact most video platforms already offer up such functionality, but the ability to live stream such videos isn’t quite as widely available yet. YouTube launched such a feature last year...

Apple’s Comments On Future Mac Pro Could Hint At VR Support

04/04/2017, When it comes to virtual reality (VR), for the most part you would need to own a Windows-based PC if you’d like to use the headsets that are available today. However could it be that in the future Apple could eventually support the technology in terms...

HTC Vive Price Cut By $100 For One Day

04/03/2017, If you’ve been meaning to pick up the HTC Vive virtual reality headset then you have a chance to do so for less than what the headset normally costs. HTC is celebrating the first anniversary of its VR headset by offering a one-day $100 discount on...

Batman Arkham VR PC Launch Confirmed

04/03/2017, The Batman Arkham VR experience was launched for the PlayStation VR several months back and it has been available for Sony’s virtual reality headset exclusively ever since. PC owners who have a VR headset like the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive can now...

HTC Launches $7 Viveport Subscription Service

04/03/2017, To commemorate the first anniversary of its first virtual reality headset called Vive, HTC has announced that it’s now going to offer a $7 subscription option for Viveport, the virtual reality content distribution platform that it launched in...