Monthly Archive: July 2014

YouVisit takes VR beyond gaming 0

YouVisit takes VR beyond gaming

YouVisit has taken hundreds of thousands of panoramas on more than 1,000 college campuses and put together virtual walk-throughs for prospective students. The tours are embedded on the universities websites, Facebook pages, and YouVisits...

Aliens in VR Might Be Too Scary 0

Aliens in VR Might Be Too Scary

I’ve played lots of videogames, lots of run-and-gun shooters in which I happily charge down a corridor into certain death. Ive got my back pressed against the wall of an abandoned spaceship, and Im...

The inside story of the Oculus Rift 0

The inside story of the Oculus Rift

For the better part of a century, science-fiction writers, technologists and philosophers have contemplated the arrival of a digital realm so immersive that it is neurologically indistinguishable from the outside world. An extract from...

South Park VR 0

South Park VR

In a few short weeks in June of 2014, a small group of superfans at Tool came together and created a unique rendition of South Park. Using Oculus rift technology, users are able to...