Startup VR company Occipital has released a new virtual reality headset that brings virtual elements to real-world settings - a "mixed reality" experience.Called Bridge, the VR headset that was launched by the company yesterday can be used in tandem exclusively...
If you’ve paid much attention to tech rumors for 2017, you’ve probably noticed there’s a heavy focus on virtual reality (VR) again. Much of the conversation seems to revolve around what types of experiences we’ll see the most on...
Yesterday, we wrote a piece on augmented reality headsets from Bridge now being available for pre-order. The options for ordering are with and without the Structure Sensor, the component that's essential for an augmented reality experience.The Bridge mixed reality...
Facebook is bringing down the final curtain on its Oculus unit's film studio that was launched two years ago. Story Studio was launched with much aplomb, boasting talent from Pixar and the world of video games.Today, the unit's VP...
Microsoft has just released Build 14959 for the Windows 10 Creators Update that's coming out next year. To get this build version, you need to sign up to the Windows Insider Program offered by Microsoft. The build is obviously...
If you thought virtual reality, or VR, was a mere flash in the pan that would fade away with time, think again. Sony just announced that it has sold its one millionth PlayStation VR headset, and PSVR owners have...
Asus has announced that the Zenfone AR is to be made available on Verizon's website for pre-order starting August 2. The announcement wasn't accompanied by the typical hype for a flagship launch.Asus had originally unveiled two phones back in...
Renowned AR/VR tech evangelist and blogger Robert Scoble has doubled down on the rumor that Apple Inc. is planning to announce an AR headset sometime in the middle of 2017.We could see the company partner with lens maker Carl Zeiss...
A report by The Verge two days ago showed that Google will be releasing the virtual reality Cardboard Camera App for iOS users very soon. The app is already available for Android users on Google Play and has a user...
Let's take a look under the hood and kick some tires on the Alcatel IDOL 4S that comes with Windows 10 Mobile out of the box. The smartphone also includes a virtual reality headset, and currently retails for $288...
Samsung Electronics Vice President Dr. Sung-Hoon Hong indicated at the Virtual Reality Summit in San Diego on Thursday that a Samsung Gear VR 2 headset would be "presented in a short time."Dr. Sung-Hoon also mentioned a Samsung Gear VR 3 that would...
CEO of Facebook's virtual reality company Oculus, Brendan Iribe, wrote in a recent blog post that he would be stepping down from his position at the helm of Oculus and heading a new division focused on PC-based virtual reality within...
According to the App Annie 2016 Retrospective Report, total consumer spend on Pokémon GO exceeded the worldwide box office gross of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The Niantic franchise recorded $800 million in consumer spending in the first 110 days,...
Hard on the heels of Hulu comes the announcement from Google that the company has added a limited selection of 4K video content for Android device users in the United States and Canada.The content can also be streamed to...
When Microsoft revealed its plans last month for Windows 10 VR headsets at a starting price of $299, that was great news. But nobody knew what specs the PC would need that would run the applications for these headsets.We...