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

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

VR at Game Developer’s Conference 2017

Game Developer’s Conference is that global platform where great ideas are exchanged to create innovative products, investors and marketers galore to showcase their independent games and most importantly a solid platform for virtual reality. This year the GDC kicked off from February 27, 2017 to March 3, 2017 at San Francisco and we can say that this was the best week ever for Virtual reality. … Continue reading VR at Game Developer’s Conference 2017

Five whacky things to do in VR

Sky is definitely the limit when it comes to virtual reality. But, apart from going to picturesque locations and playing some intensively immersive games, have you ever thought of what else can be done with this amazing technology? Well, the answer is, ‘A lot more’! So, here we are with a list of 5 whackiest things which you can do in VR. Marry in VR … Continue reading Five whacky things to do in VR

VR gloves: Latest thrill for tech enthusiasts

While we consumers are still getting used to the virtual reality tech and trying to decide whether or not to jump on board yet, Mark Zuckerberg is keeping a close eye on what is going on at the research end of Oculus. And going by the latest updates, we can surely say something interesting is cooking up; for the latest R&D project being virtual reality … Continue reading VR gloves: Latest thrill for tech enthusiasts

NASA’s tryst with VR

Well, I am sure no one would be surprised to know that NASA has used virtual reality for decades. But, the surprise is that the recent innovations in VR platforms like PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive, is also impacting NASA and how it trains astronauts for missions. Not just the masses, but this space agency is also glad about the consumer electronics industry’s … Continue reading NASA’s tryst with VR

From teleporting to daydreaming: The comfortable way to VR

For anyone who has ever experienced virtual reality, to be honest, “cozy” is not the first term which comes to the mind. But if the makers at Google have to be believed, then its Daydream view headset can change that. At a recent live event in San Francisco, Google announced the Daydream view, which is said to be a “really comfortable” headset that you put … Continue reading From teleporting to daydreaming: The comfortable way to VR

Unraveling October: Year’s biggest VR month

Even if you’ve tried virtual reality or already own a VR system, you wouldn’t disagree with the fact that it is still far from being a certified household name. Even after trying hands on the best of VR gears, no one is practically prepared for what is about to come with the onset of October. Come October and every big brand name will be associated … Continue reading Unraveling October: Year’s biggest VR month

Head Mounted Displays (HMD) you must check out

Not so long ago, elders used to point out that we shouldn’t sit close to a Television or a computer screen, but well, it was difficult to explain them that sitting close would make you feel closer to the projected environment and the characters. Finally, technology comes to our rescue and we can actually be a part of the virtual environment we always wanted. We … Continue reading Head Mounted Displays (HMD) you must check out