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Facebook: Oculus Rift Could Arrive Later This Year

03/26/2015, We recently reported on speculation about the Oculus Rift release. It’s widely being speculated that this virtual reality headset will not be released in 2015 as previously promised. Though today at its F8 conference Facebook might have provided us...

Virtual Noses Could Help With VR Motion Sickness

03/25/2015, Virtual reality sounds like a great tool to help create more immersive experiences, but unfortunately there is also the issue of motion sickness that some players get while wearing the headset. This comes from the disconnect that players feel when their...

Leap Motion Coming To Razer’s OSVR Headset

03/25/2015, The beauty of a VR experience is that it makes you feel as if you’re a part of that experience. It’s almost natural to want to reach out and manipulate objects with your hands when you have a VR headset strapped to your face. This is where...

Oculus Exec Certain That MMOs Will Come To VR Eventually

03/15/2015, So we have seen games like first-person shooters make its way onto virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift, but what other games would make sense to be played on the headset? We suppose MMORPGs such as World of Warcraft, Guild Wars, the Final...

Oculus Rift Release Delay Being Speculated

03/15/2015, The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset has been in development for a couple of years now. Things changed for the company when Facebook acquired it. Oculus then had access to resources that it previously didn’t so it allowed the company to do...

Samsung Streams A Childbirth For The First Time In Virtual Reality

03/15/2015, We know that Samsung is very serious about virtual reality. The company has already come up with two VR headsets that work with a couple of its smartphones, providing people with an inexpensive way to experience virtual reality. Recently the company has...

Stompz Is A Foot Controller For Your Virtual Reality Headset

03/12/2015, While virtual reality headsets are a great way to get gamers to be more immersed in the game, the question is how can we make it even more immersive or realistic? Some companies have tried adding motion to it by pairing a headset with a treadmill where...

Google’s Cardboard App Lets You Tour Their Retail Stores Virtually

03/11/2015, As you might have heard, Google has recently set up shop in London, UK which would be a great place to go if you’re looking to check out some Google products that you’d rather see and test physically. However what if you’re not in the UK? Does that...

The FeelReal Adds Smells And Vibrations To The Oculus Rift

03/10/2015, The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset which means that by itself, it provides the wearer with a pretty immersive gaming experience. However that immersion is only visual and if you’re looking for added stimuli to help make your experience even...

Valve Experimented With Half-Life In Virtual Reality

03/08/2015, There are plenty of games that would be interesting to play in virtual reality, but we suppose what makes more sense would be first-person type of games. Now Valve and HTC have recently announced the HTC Vive virtual reality headset and revealing in a...

Google Reportedly Building An Android Version For Virtual Reality

03/08/2015, Virtual reality is all the rage these days. Even companies like Facebook have thrown their hat in the ring, as well as companies like Samsung and LG, making a point that virtual reality isn’t just limited to gaming. Last week even Valve showed off...

HTC Vive Is A New VR Headset Built With Valve

03/01/2015,   If you believed the whispers about a VR headset from the folks at Valve then you’re going to love this. At its event today in Barcelona, HTC unveiled a new product which it claims will define the ideal virtual reality experience, a “VR...