Monthly Archive: August 2014

Flying a Drone with an Oculus Rift  0

Flying a Drone with an Oculus Rift 

Controlling autonomous vehicles remotely with the use of virtual reality headsets seems like an obvious next step. Already, a few UAV companies have begun experimenting with these types of ideas by integrating Oculus Rift...

Valve launches SteamVR beta 0

Valve launches SteamVR beta

Valve’s virtual reality software development kit, which it plans to show this week, will aim to create a standardised interface for VR controls in games. The client lets users view Big Picture mode as...

Hands On With The Morpheus 0

Hands On With The Morpheus

If this is gaming’s next wave, then don’t ride it on a full stomach. It’s all about potential with VR, and nothing on the market has more potential than Project Morpheus right now. It’s...

Hands On With The Google Cardboard VR Headset 0

Hands On With The Google Cardboard VR Headset

Google Cardboard does work with iPhones, provided you have the right apps. You see, last month Google unveiled an odd, unexpected, and thoroughly entertaining proof-of-concept: Google Cardboard, a homemade virtual-reality headset which pairs with...

The Oculus Rift and the Future of VR 0

The Oculus Rift and the Future of VR

To give you some idea of how long before we’re all wandering around with augmented VR headsets like a terminator with Skype you only have to look at the key interface for the Oculus...

DK2 Compatible Demos To Try Right Now 0

DK2 Compatible Demos To Try Right Now

The section has been added and starts with 9 demos with support for the Oculus Rift DK2. In addition to 39 apps added to the Oculus Share game database in the last content update,...

The Navdy HUD for your car 0

The Navdy HUD for your car

The technology has been in fighter jets since the 1950s, and auto makers have been toying with it for nearly three decades. San Francisco-based startup Navdy has created a head-up display that sits on...

Elite: Dangerous Reviewed 0

Elite: Dangerous Reviewed

See, combat is not my strong point, and most enemy encounters end with me warping away like a massive space-coward. So Ill be making my living in Frontiers huge galaxy as a trader. Its...