Is simulator sickness here to stay?

The Nauseating Disappointment of Oculus Rift

Over the past week I dived with manatees, explored a creepy, shape-shifting mansion, and rode on a flying carpet. I also spent a lot of time feeling like I wanted to barf. Admittedly, I was using a $599 Oculus Rift virtual-reality headset. It was a lot of fun, though I looked like a complete idiot sitting with a clunky black gadget on my face. I also got a more in-depth look at simulator sickness—feelings of nausea, dizziness, and eye strain that some people get when using VR—and what it means for the future of this technology. ….[READ]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s