Virtual Reality


Facebook's Oculus Buys Pebbles Interfaces for $60 Million

Facebook's Oculus Buys Pebbles Interfaces for $60 Million

Facebook owned company Oculus acquired the Israeli gesture control company Pebbles....

Jul 17 2015, 7:17am CDT

Facebook buys Pebbles Interfaces to Join Oculus

Facebook buys Pebbles Interfaces to Join Oculus

Facebook acquired Israeli startup Pebbles Interfaces. The gesture control company joins the Oculus team. A statement issued by...

Jul 16 2015, 8:39am CDT

DFRobot Vortex Programmable Robot for Kids launches on Kickstarter

DFRobot Vortex Programmable Robot for Kids launches on Kickstarter

DFRobot unveils the Vortex toy robot that is aimed at kids learning to program and engage in robotics....

Jul 9 2015, 7:56am CDT

OnePlus 2: The World’s First Product Launch in VR

OnePlus 2: The World’s First Product Launch in VR

The launch of OnePlus 2 will be truly amazing as it will be The World’s First Product Launch in VR...

Jun 26 2015, 12:11pm CDT

Augmented and Virtual Reality Market To Be $4 Billion in 3 Years

Augmented and Virtual Reality Market To Be $4 Billion in 3 Years

The Microsoft HoloLens and Oculus Rift are just some of the augmented and virtual reality devices that compete for a predicted...

Jun 18 2015, 7:36am CDT

AMD releases Radeon R9 Fury for VR Enthusiasts

AMD releases Radeon R9 Fury for VR Enthusiasts

AMD announced new high-end graphics cards with the Radeo R9 Fury, Radeo R9 300 and R7 300....

Jun 17 2015, 4:03am CDT

Sony announces Limited Edition 20th Anniversary DUALSHOCK 4 Controller

Sony announces Limited Edition 20th Anniversary DUALSHOCK 4 Controller

Sony took the wraps off a limited edition 20th anniversary DUALSHOCK 4 controller....

Jun 16 2015, 1:26am CDT

Vuzix iWear Head Mounted Display is Available for Pre-Order

Vuzix iWear Head Mounted Display is Available for Pre-Order

Vuzix is one of the pioneers of head mounted displays which is still around since the first big wave of Virtual Reality, founde...

Jun 15 2015, 8:42am CDT

Oculus Rift and Oculus Touch Unveiled

Oculus Rift and Oculus Touch Unveiled

Oculus revealed the consumer version of the Rift VR goggles and surprises with Oculus Touch controller. The Rift comes tough bu...

Jun 12 2015, 1:26am CDT

Apple buys German Metaio VR Company

Apple buys German Metaio VR Company

Apple has acquired Munich based Metaio, an augmented reality solution provider....

May 29 2015, 4:13am CDT

GoPro will Capture Virtual Reality Videos

GoPro will Capture Virtual Reality Videos

GoPro CEO reveals the future of GoPro at the Code conference. Capturing video for Virtual Reality is the next frontier for GoPr...

May 28 2015, 2:22am CDT

Oculus Acquires Computer Vision Company Surreal Vision

Oculus Acquires Computer Vision Company Surreal Vision

Oculus has acquired Surreal Vision, a computer vision company based in U.K. Announcing the news on its website, Oculus confirme...

May 27 2015, 8:38am CDT

Fove, the Oculus Rift Plus Eye Tracking to Reach Kickstarter Goal Today

Fove, the Oculus Rift Plus Eye Tracking to Reach Kickstarter Goal Today

A new VR headset is going on the start bringing something new. FOVE is the world's first eye tracking virtual reality head...

May 21 2015, 2:03pm CDT

Oculus Connect 2 Virtual Reality Developer Conference Announced

Oculus Connect 2 Virtual Reality Developer Conference Announced

Developers who want to be first to offer apps for the Oculus Rift Consumer release in 2016 will want to attend the Oculus Conne...

May 21 2015, 1:45pm CDT

Oculus Poised to Unveil New Rift VR Headset on June 11th

Oculus Poised to Unveil New Rift VR Headset on June 11th

The Facebook-owned VR company will be hosting an event next month, where it will reveal its next-generation VR headset....

May 19 2015, 7:42pm CDT

The Void Virtual Reality Theme Park is Like the Star Trek Holodeck

The Void Virtual Reality Theme Park is Like the Star Trek Holodeck

A new company is making waves in Virtual Reality. The Void is planning to open Virtual Reality Theme Parks that will blow your...

May 12 2015, 4:05am CDT

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Goggles Ship in Q1 of 2016

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Goggles Ship in Q1 of 2016

Facebook's Oculus VR announced to ship the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to consumers in early 2016....

May 6 2015, 7:40am CDT

Microsoft HoloLens Set to Free Us from Computer Screens

Microsoft HoloLens Set to Free Us from Computer Screens

Microsoft appears to be on to something with the HoloLens. No other Virtual Reality product looks more promising in succeeding...

Apr 30 2015, 5:50am CDT

MergeVR Develops $129 VR Headset

MergeVR Develops $129 VR Headset

Is 2015 the breakthrough year for consumer virtual reality? A startup in Texas makes VR headsets very affordable....

Apr 27 2015, 6:49am CDT

Mini shows Futuristic Augmented Vision Goggles

Mini shows Futuristic Augmented Vision Goggles

The goggles feature the crazy X-Ray View feature which makes portions of the car transparent...

Apr 10 2015, 1:01pm CDT

Designers reveal what developments evolved into the final Apple Watch

Designers reveal what developments evolved into the final Apple Watch

Apple Watch designers detail years of research and refinements that went into its development...

Apr 2 2015, 2:17pm CDT

Vuzix IWear 720 VR headset to have its own headphones

Vuzix IWear 720 VR Headset to Have Its Own Headphones

The head piece can work with any device which has its HDMI output with both 2D and 3D video...

Mar 6 2015, 3:46am CST

Sony will launch Project Morpheus VR Headset in 2016

Sony Will Launch Project Morpheus VR Headset for PS4 in 2016

The Project Morpheus virtual reality system for the PlayStation 4 is to arrive in the first half of next year, thanks to effort...

Mar 4 2015, 8:01am CST

HTC Re Vive VR Headset revealed

HTC RE Vive VR Headset Revealed

HTC partners with Valve for the HTC RE Vive virtual reality headset....

Mar 2 2015, 2:40am CST

Samsung Announces Gear VR Innovator Edition

Samsung Announces Gear VR Innovator Edition

New challenges call for new strategies. With the introduction of Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge – two new devices that...

Mar 1 2015, 7:15pm CST

Facebook is making Virtual-Reality Applications

Facebook is making Virtual-Reality Applications

The execs at Facebook are busy making certain VR applicatons that they hope stars like Beyonce will employ in their day to day...

Feb 18 2015, 1:58am CST

Apple receives patent that turns iPhone screen in virtual reality display

Apple receives patent that turns iPhone screen in virtual reality display

Apple has been granted a patent for a device that enables iPhone to be a part of another wearable virtual reality headset...

Feb 17 2015, 2:40pm CST

LG along with Google Cardboard introduces VR Mobile Headset for G3

LG along with Google Cardboard introduces VR Mobile Headset for G3

LG G3 along with Google Carboard have introduced VR mobile facility in real life for eager consumers....

Feb 10 2015, 5:20am CST

Apple testing roof mounted cameras

Apple testing roof mounted cameras

Vehicles seen in and around San Francisco...

Feb 4 2015, 8:09am CST

Snapchat uncovers ‘DISCOVER’

Snapchat uncovers ‘DISCOVER’

Snapchat’s new inn-app feature ‘DISCOVER’ was launched today and will present creative content including artistic photos and vi...

Jan 28 2015, 5:12am CST

Seer; the reality helmet which claims to make you feel like Iron Man

Seer; the reality helmet which claims to make you feel like Iron Man

The new low-tech augmented reality helmet uses your smartphone and overlays a heads-up display on to a plastic visor...

Jan 23 2015, 12:32pm CST

Heddoko to demonstrate its First Fully Integrated Garment Live at the Wearable Technology Innovation World Cup

Heddoko to demonstrate its First Fully Integrated Garment Live at the Wearable Technology Innovation World Cup

The 3D garment technology by Heddoko has been chosen among hundreds of global competitors. Heddoko will demonstrate its first f...

Jan 22 2015, 11:04am CST

Microsoft's HoloLens starts the Era of Holographic Computing

HoloLens starts the Era of Holographic Computing

HoloLens is a project started by Microsoft that consists of a new pair of holographic goggles that presents reality in the form...

Jan 22 2015, 8:28am CST

Project HoloLens: Microsoft aims to transform your World with its Holographic Goggles

Project HoloLens: Microsoft aims to transform your World with its Holographic Goggles

Microsoft is all set to change the way we see the world with its Project HoloLens....

Jan 22 2015, 4:05am CST

Pinc turns your iPhone 6 into a VR Experience

Pinc turns your iPhone 6 into a VR Experience

Next up in computing is Pinc which can turn your iPhone 6 into a virtual reality machine. The agency named Cordon Media is the...

Nov 25 2014, 4:18am CST

Nick Cannon Tries the Virtual Reality Beginner’s Guide and Smartphone VR Viewer

Nick Cannon Tries the Virtual Reality Beginner’s Guide and Smartphone VR Viewer

The new Virtual Reality Beginner’s Guide and Smartphone VR Viewer is a hot holiday gift item and Nick Cannon already tried it....

Nov 5 2014, 12:56am CST

The US falling behind in internet speed and affordability

The US falling behind in internet speed and affordability

Monopolistic environment has curbed competition, not encouraging companies to provide better services...

Nov 2 2014, 12:11pm CST

Virtual Reality Breakthrough is Movie Watching

Virtual Reality Breakthrough is Movie Watching

VR company Oculus works on a movie theater VR app that lets you watch a movie like you would in a real cinema....

Oct 14 2014, 9:44am CDT

Zeiss VR One VR Headset for iPhone 6 is Only $99

Zeiss VR One VR Headset for iPhone 6 is Only $99

Zeiss is cleaning up the Samsung Gear VR headset with the $99 VR One compatible with the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S5....

Oct 12 2014, 7:40am CDT

Oculus Unveils Crescent Bay, its New Virtual Reality Headset Prototype

Oculus Unveils Crescent Bay, its New Virtual Reality Headset Prototype

Crescent Bay isn't a consumer version. But it's getting there....

Sep 22 2014, 5:04am CDT