Microsoft takes a middle ground in the “Virtual” race

Virtual reality has been doing rounds in the real world for long but since 2016, it seems to be the only thing on everybody’s mind. Even after the technological giants stepping in the virtual race, the technology has not been widely adopted and the reason for the same can be the considerably high costs of the available headsets. Microsoft is one of several tech companies … Continue reading Microsoft takes a middle ground in the “Virtual” race

Delivery drivers use VR to hone skills

Earlier also we have spoken about how good a tool can virtual reality be for the training purposes and the delivery giant UPS seems to agree with us. UPS drivers preparing to get behind the wheel will soon be using virtual reality to do so. The company’s new VR training program will be rolling out next month at nine of the company’s training facilities, simulating … Continue reading Delivery drivers use VR to hone skills

The new ‘Firefox’ is up and running!

Starting from today, the latest version of the Mozilla Firefox browser – Firefox 55 – will be loaded with an array of exciting new features which might make you think about switching back from Google Chrome, even if momentarily. The same applies to switching from Microsoft Edge also, but to be honest, we don’t really know of anybody using Microsoft Edge. The biggest addition to … Continue reading The new ‘Firefox’ is up and running!

Best virtual reality applications

For quite some time we have been discussing the new developments in the VR industry. So now taking a step back, let’s have a look at the existing ways of entertainment for various VR mediums. In case you are still not clear as to what we are talking about; today’s blog will cover the best virtual reality applications available for the different headgears. Let’s get … Continue reading Best virtual reality applications

Hollywood studios join the “virtual” race

After the announcement of Disney’s latest VR entry, the Power United VR, we can confidently say that Hollywood’s biggest studios are all betting on virtual reality, just that the degree of involvement varies. With the box office growing slowly and the pay-TV landscape in flux, studios feel like they can’t miss out on what could be a big part of the future of filmed entertainment. … Continue reading Hollywood studios join the “virtual” race

Now be a ‘Superhero’ with VR

If it wasn’t already clear to the world that Disney is big on wearable gaming, it is now with the announcement of Powers United VR. Disney’s D23 Expo covers all aspects of its entertainment empire, and recently the studio revealed that virtual reality is coming to the Marvel universe. Marvel Powers United VR is being made by Oculus and Sanzaru Games, and it’s pretty much … Continue reading Now be a ‘Superhero’ with VR

Facebook’s new attempt at making VR reach masses

Every now and then we keep telling you about the various things which you can do in virtual reality but to be honest, a true believer of this thought is Facebook. The company believes that there is a lot more to VR which we are not aware of. Working on the same ideology, the company has added a live-streaming feature to its virtual reality app … Continue reading Facebook’s new attempt at making VR reach masses

New entry in the VR porn industry

For all that we know, virtual reality and pornography together makes one of the most exciting combinations which has been wooing the consumers for very long. Producers of adult content have been trying to capitalize on the new medium ever since Facebook-owned Oculus kicked off the new virtual reality boom in 2013. Not just that, but most major VR headset manufacturers have tolerated adult content … Continue reading New entry in the VR porn industry

Tokyo gets a new VR getaway

The residents of Tokyo now have another way to escape their mundane day-to-day lives with the opening of an indoor amusement park featuring virtual reality technology in the city’s Shibuya district. Located in the Shibuya Modi shopping complex, Shibuya VR Land officially opened its doors to the public on 24th June 2017. For an admissions fee of ¥2,200 (US$20), guests can spend a thrilling hour … Continue reading Tokyo gets a new VR getaway

Dive deep into the sea with VR

Ever since the opening of the famous Cyclone ride in 1927, roller coasters have been the most popular attraction in the amusement parks across the globe. They are considered to be one of the more approachable adrenaline rushes that most people enjoy. And adding more excitement to such roller coasters is virtual reality. SeaWorld Orlando has given its 17-year-old, famous floorless coaster an ultimate makeover; … Continue reading Dive deep into the sea with VR