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Google’s Daydream VR Platform Could Be Launching In Weeks

08/23/2016, Announced during Google I/O 2016 several months ago, Daydream is Google’s virtual reality (VR) platform. Similar with Google’s intentions behind Android Pay and Android Wear, Daydream is Google’s attempts at trying to standardize/unify virtual...

Virtual Reality Gundam Experience Will Be Launched In Japan

08/23/2016, While Japan is known for its manga and anime, there are probably a few that can be truly considered classics. For example there is the Dragon Ball series, then we also have Naruto, then we also Doraemon, Slam Dunk, and so on. Gundam is also one of the...

Samsung’s Latest Gear VR Has Started Shipping Out Today

08/19/2016, Earlier this month, Samsung took the wraps off the latest version of the Oculus Rift. While the exterior (save for its coat of paint) looks more or less similar to its predecessor, Samsung and Oculus have made some changes under the hood such as giving it...

Nokia Ozo Gets A $15,000 Price Cut, Is Still Pretty Expensive

08/18/2016, The Nokia Ozo virtual reality camera was launched last year. However unlike other 360-degree cameras out there, Nokia was marketing the Ozo as a professional tool, meaning that it was aimed more at industry professionals rather than your average hobbyist....

Star Trek: Bridge Crew VR Game Coming November 29th

08/18/2016, Ubisoft confirmed back at E3 in June that it’s working on a Star Trek VR game called Star Trek: Bridge Crew. It was explained as an interactive four-player experience that’s set in the JJ Abrams Star Trek universe. Players can choose to be...

Ubisoft To Begin Rolling Out Its VR Games Starting October 18

08/18/2016, So we know that Ubisoft has plans to launch virtual reality games, and why not? With so many companies like Sony, Samsung, HTC, Valve, and Facebook getting in on the action, it would seem to suggest that VR games are the future, or at least it represents...

All Windows 10 PCs Will Have HoloLens Support Starting Next Year

08/16/2016, Augmented reality and virtual reality are no longer just buzz words. Serious work is being done by some of the biggest companies in the tech industry to bring this technology to the mainstream. HoloLens is Microsoft’s augmented reality project and...

Project Alloy Is Intel’s New All-In-One VR Platform

08/16/2016, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich today unveiled Project Alloy during his keynote at the 2016 Intel Developer Forum. Project Alloy is Intel’s all-in-one virtual reality platform which has all of the components required inside the headset itself allowing for...

Lenovo Launches New VR-Ready Gaming PCs

08/16/2016,   Lenovo today announced two VR-ready gaming desktops at Gamescom. These desktops have been created with VR in mind, the aim being to provide new ways for serious PC games to experience virtual reality in all its glory. For this reason, the company...

Minecraft Windows 10 Edition Receives VR Support

08/15/2016, It was officially confirmed last week that Minecraft Windows 10 Edition beta will be getting virtual reality support in a few days. Those who have an Oculus Rift can fire up Minecraft and play it in virtual reality. The update that flips the switch on VR...

HTC Vive Gets New Content Bundle

08/14/2016, HTC makes one of the best proper virtual reality headsets that money can buy right now and it wants to give you an incentive to choose its headset over rival Rift from the Facebook-owned Oculus. The company has introduced a new Vive content bundle which...

Minecraft Gets Oculus Rift Support Next Week

08/11/2016, You can already play Minecraft in virtual reality if you have a Samsung Gear VR headset but for that you require a compatible smartphone as well. If you’re a bonafide PC gamer and have an Oculus Rift VR headset then rejoice, Mojang’s popular...

GoPro’s Virtual Reality Rig Goes On Sale August 17th

08/10/2016, Are you interested in creating virtual reality content? If yes, then GoPro has just the thing to sell you. GoPro announced its Omni virtual reality rig earlier this year and has today announced that it’s going to start selling this product from...

Google Looking To Promote Positive Social Experiences In VR

08/10/2016, Internet trolling is unfortunately a sad part of reality. Sure, sometimes it can be funny, but more often than not it can be annoying and in some cases, even hurtful or mean to the extent it would be considered as bullying, so imagine taking that into...