Daily Archives: March 1, 2016

“Samsung VR” Is Cheaper Than Super-8 Was

Back in the day, I was a subscriber of this: Not that I could afford any of the equipment back then. That shit was expensive. If you wanted a pro-level camera, it could be around US$1,500. But still. I dreamed.

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VR Notes #9

The VR Content Consumers Want Most Sedentary VR leads by a narrow margin.

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VR This! — Moonbase Alpha

Creating a new category called “VR This!” From time to time I’ll point out things that cry out to be put into a VR headset. First up, Moonbase Alpha from the TV series Space: 1999.

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McDonald’s Happy Meal VR Goggles

McDonald’s Is Now Making Happy Meal Boxes That Turn Into Virtual Reality Headsets

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Video: Bad Content Will ‘Destroy’ VR Industry

I’ve pulled out behind-the-scenes screensnaps from this short video. I love behind-the-scenes stuff. These are from an HD rip, so click to enlarge. There’s some interesting text. Bad content will ‘destroy’ the virtual reality industry, says Emmy winner James Milward … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Actor George Kennedy

George Kennedy, beefy character actor, dead at 91 George Kennedy, the brawny, Oscar-winning character actor known for playing cops, soldiers and blue-collar authority figures in such films as “Cool Hand Luke,” “Airport” and the “Naked Gun” films, has died. He … Continue reading

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