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Oculus VR ‘working on’ Positional Tracking for Gear VR

All sorts of news about Samsung and Oculus VR's Gear VR smartphone-based head-mounted display (HMD) was announced yesterday from release windows to pricing. In between all of the reveals at the 2014 Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) the…

nDreams CEO Hosting VR Talk at Apps World Today

While the 2014 Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) is currently taking place over in the US, London has its own mobile-based event this week in Apps World. Taking place at the ExCeL Centre today, Apps World gathers a number of industry…

Gear VR Officially Priced

After months of waiting, Samsung has finally revealed launch details for its Gear VR smartphone-based head-mounted display (HMD) today at the Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) in San Francisco, California. The company confirmed that the…

Dreamworks VR Shorts Have Been Made, Waiting on an Audience

Dreamworks Animation has had its name tied for virtual reality (VR) technology on a handful of occasions in 2014. Most recently the company revealed its own app for Samsung's Gear VR smartphone-based head-mounted display (HMD) in…

Samsung Hints at Official Positional Tracking for Gear VR

There are a number of ways that Samsung's Gear VR smartphone-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD) bests the Oculus Rift's second development kit (DK2). The most notable of these are the higher resolution display panel and…

SDC 2014: ‘Creating Realistic VR-Animated Videos’ Liveblog

It's time for the first virtual reality (VR) panel session of the 2014 Samsung Developer Conference. Below you can find VRFocus' liveblog of the 'Creating Realistic VR-Animated Videos' with Reel FX's Dan Ferguson, DreamLab's Brad Herman and…

Hands-On with Sixense STEM on Gear VR

User input in virtual reality (VR) is a widely discussed issue. Even at the point where we can see consumer devices looming on the horizon, there is no universal agreement on how videogames and experiences in VR should be controlled. Most…