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HTC Vive Focus Standalone VR Headset Announced

11/14/2017, One of the problems with some of today’s virtual reality (VR) headsets is that they are required to be tethered to either a computer or a console, like the PlayStation 4. This does limit mobility in terms of actually moving around the room, and also...

New Skyrim VR Trailer Reveals Additional Details

11/13/2017, Bethesda’s Skyrim is one of the more beloved RPGs in recent times. The game was originally released back in 2011, but thanks to DLCs, mods, enhanced versions of the game, and also a virtual reality (VR) version of the game, interest in the game has been...

Air Canada To Use Virtual Reality To Market Its Inflight Experience

11/10/2017, First class on one airline does not necessarily offer the same experience on another airline. This is because airlines are competing with each other to offer its passengers a better experience, and for the most part unless you’ve flown that particular...

Sony Unveils PlayStation VR Skyrim VR Bundle

11/06/2017, Earlier this year at E3 2017, Bethesda announced that Skyrim would be getting a virtual reality (VR) makeover in the form of Skyrim VR. They also announced that the game will be finding its way onto Sony’s PlayStation VR platform, and for those who have...

Sony Launches Gran Turismo Sport PlayStation VR Bundle

11/06/2017, If you’ve yet to purchase Gran Turismo Sport and have also been thinking about getting Sony’s virtual reality headset for its console, how about you get the two together? Sony has launched a Gran Turismo Sport PlayStation VR bundle. The bundle...

Virtual Reality Could Be Used To Treat Phantom Pain

11/05/2017, Right off the bat, virtual reality (VR) tech seems like a great tool for entertainment purposes, like watching movies, playing games, and so on. However it seems that scientists over at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne have discovered that...

Ubergizmo Digital Fall Event: The Future of VR, Tomorrow in SF

11/01/2017, Ubergizmo, in partnership with Open House, is holding an event for entrepreneurs and developers tomorrow at the Target Open House in downtown San Francisco. Our industry-insiders panelists will share their experiences building cutting-edge VR products and...

Google’s Poly Makes It Easy To Build AR And VR Apps

11/01/2017, Developers who want to build augmented or virtual reality apps need 3D objects. It’s difficult for independent and small developers as creating a lot of 3D objects requires a significant amount of time and resources. So while bigger studios and app...

Standalone HTC VR Headset Rumored For November 14th

11/01/2017, HTC’s smartphones may not be doing well but the company’s virtual reality division has established itself as a strong player in the VR market. There have been reports over the past few months that HTC is working on a standalone virtual reality...

EVE: Valkyrie Virtual Reality Game Has Been Put On Hold [Update]

11/01/2017, Update – CCP has reached out to Polygon to clarify that while the studios are being consolidated, development on EVE: Valkyrie has not ended, and that work on the game is expected to continue. A statement from CCP reads (in part), “The team is...

World Of Warcraft Designer Doesn’t Think VR MMOs Will Happen Soon

10/30/2017, Right now when it comes to “reality” technology, we are looking at the likes of augmented and virtual reality. While augmented reality is meant to enhance the real world around us, virtual reality is meant to transport us into a different place and...

Mobile VR Powered Healthcare: Qualcomm’s Vision

10/26/2017, We met with Leilani DeLeon from Qualcomm’s VR team to discuss an interesting topic: how the Snapdragon Virtual Reality (VR) platform could improve healthcare. Better Healthcare is a topic that could affect any of us, and with literally “life and...

LG’s Upcoming High-End VR Headset Might Be Called LG UltraGear

10/19/2017, LG revealed its high-end tethered virtual reality headset at the Game Developer Conference early this year. The company didn’t say what the headset would be called once it got out of the prototype stage and was actually made available to customers....