Category Archives: Virtual Reality

Can VR Finally Gain Some Traction?

Lenovo’s Mirage Solo makes the case for standalone Daydream headsets As mentioned, instead of being powered by a phone or a PC, the Mirage Solo is an all-in-one device. It’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, it has 4GB … Continue reading

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Magic Leap Is Back In The News

Magic Leap: Founder of Secretive Start-Up Unveils Mixed-Reality Goggles And it all sounds exciting and enticing and something I’d like to try (demo it in NYC!). But I would still like them to admit I was right when I called … Continue reading

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Belt Drive Electric ELOS In 3D!

Slap on your VR headset. Johnny in Taiwan got his hands on the SID 3D camera (prior post) and I asked him to do an ELOS ride video. This is just over three minutes long and the actual ride footage … Continue reading

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The Good Doctor: Microsoft HoloLens Surgery Rehearsal

Episode 9 of The Good Doctor last night featured the use of Microsoft HoloLens to trial a very difficult cardiac surgery. Some screensnaps.

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Weekend In Review

Alla the things happen now that I no longer have the borrowed Asus craptab to attempt pictures! 1) Saw my first Swagtron electric scooter in NYC. Running north on the west side bike path Saturday morning. Being ridden by a … Continue reading

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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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