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Oculus VR Acquires Pebbles Interfaces

Oculus VR has announced today via its blog, the acquisition of Pebbles Interfaces, one of the leading company's in depth sensing technology and computer vision. (more…)

Turbo Button Talks SMS Racing, Multiplayer and Safety Issues

Virtual reality (VR) is first and foremost concerned with immersing players and making them believe that they have stepped into entirely new environments. But the head-tracking technology and other features in head-mounted displays (HMDs)…

Hands-On with Verizon’s NFL Virtual Reality Experience

Virtual reality (VR) as a marketing tool is nothing new. From experiences designed to promote television shows such as The Voice and The Last Ship to films and even virtual tourism, VR has already become a 'go to' medium for raising…

Microsoft HoloLens Not Aimed At Gaming First

When Microsoft demoed its mixed reality (MR) head-mounted display (HMD) the HoloLens at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in June, the demonstration consisted of Minecraft and the possibilities of using the HMD for various types of…

New To VR: Gain Riches Of The Ancients In Hidden Temple VR

Surprisingly for regular readers today’s New To VR item does not focus Oculus VR Share, nor does it feature WEARVR in any way. Instead we are taking a trip to the Google Play store where the latest gaming app from Handy Games, and their…

Oculus VR Wins ‘Technology Provider’ at Develop Awards

Whilst virtual reality (VR) has existed in various forms over the last couple of decades, nobody can really deny that the current re-emergence of VR has been down to one man, Palmer Luckey. He created the Oculus Rift at home, then in 2012…

Project Morpheus Confirmed For GameStop EXPO 2015

You’d be hard pressed not to have noticed the push towards including virtual reality (VR) in the home entertainment setup, with creators from the worlds of videogames and film are keen to get involved with the new technology. (more…)