Category Archives: Virtual Reality

Samsung’s Odd Moves In VR

Go figure out this one. One foot out: Samsung isn’t selling the best Windows Mixed Reality headset in Europe. Who yelled at Samsung to knock it off? Was it Google? Facebook/Oculus? Or does Samsung see the European VR market as … Continue reading

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Oculus Go’s Late Shipping Is Bad For VR

Oculus announces $199 ‘Oculus Go’ standalone headset Onstage at Oculus Connect 4 in San Jose, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled a new mobile headset called “Oculus Go.” According to Zuck, “it’s the most accessible VR headset yet;” it starts at … Continue reading

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And Now VR Must Fight From The Bottom Up

Nokia giving up on its VR effort In an abrupt about-face, Nokia said Tuesday it will halt work on future versions of its Ozo virtual reality camera and cut up to 30 percent of the staff in its Nokia Technologies … Continue reading

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Samsung Unveils Odyssey MR/VR Headset

Samsung joins Microsoft’s VR parade with its new high-end headset for Windows 10 The Samsung HMD Odyssey will feature full support for Microsoft’s Mixed Reality Platform and feature two AMOLED displays, inside-out tracking, a built-in microphone (for Cortana support) and … Continue reading

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Another Carbon Fiber Electric Scooter Review

The big surprises in this: 1) He reports no trouble riding in the rain 2) He gets a little over just 7 miles

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Weird Spielberg VR Thing

Virtual Reality Installations to Start Arriving at AMC Movie Theaters Next Year Dreamscape previously said it is building VR experiences that will last about 10 minutes and cost $1 million each to produce. Tickets are expected to cost between $15 … Continue reading

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VR Needs CPR

B&H Photo was once gung-ho on Virtual Reality. They had an entire large section set up for it (and one day I’ll be able to find the damn photos of it I took!). Then it was replaced by this: Which … Continue reading

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iPhone X: Not For Virtual Reality?

Just look at that fucking notch: They don’t even try to hide it when displaying full-screen images — photos or videos. It’s there like a blister, like a wound, like a screen tumor. I really expected Google to announce Daydream … Continue reading

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VRspotting

At Staples:

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Asus Introduces “Mixed Reality” Headset

In a live YouTube video devoid of any real detail or even a demo, Asus introduced its version of the Microsoft “Mixed Reality” headset. The 3K resolution is intriguing, but no details on per-eye resolution were given. Inside-Out tracking and … Continue reading

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