Setting Up a Virtual-Reality Playroom? Avoid These Pitfalls My first few minutes playing the quirky virtual-reality game “Job Simulator” went by entirely without incident. I’d already strapped on a VR headset that obliterated the real world from view and made … Continue reading VR is not a new TV
Seven Non-Gaming Applications For Virtual Reality Virtual and augmented reality are already in use for commercial gaming applications, as evidenced by the growing list of games for the Oculus Rift and the popularity of Pokemon Go. But what about industries … Continue reading Beyond gaming
How VR gave us beer goggles, but not as we know them Virtual reality (VR) has finally come of age and a diverse array of new businesses have recently set up to capitalise on this rapidly expanding market. From ‘beer … Continue reading VR for forward-thinking entrepreneurs
Can virtual reality help us talk politics online? The more remote someone feels, the less human they seem. This is the driving force behind large parts of what is wrong with communicating on the internet, and it often makes talking … Continue reading How VR is changing politics
Oculus Rift, Sony, And The Coming Virtual Reality Revolution At this year’s Game Developers Conference, currently underway in San Francisco, one idea has dominated the field: virtual reality. Could the tech’s time truly, finally, be here? On Tuesday night, at … Continue reading Can Sony catch up with Oculus VR?
VR started with gaming—but it will take over every other industry “We are looking at sensory immersion. The ideal scenario with virtual reality is to get it as near to real as possible for you to maximise that environment. “From … Continue reading Which industry benefits most from VR?
How virtual reality will change the music scene Most of you have probably noticed just how popular virtual reality is in the world of video games. But the promises posed by the latest wave of VR haven’t stopped there. Live … Continue reading Merging technology with creativity