Entries in 'htc' (23)

HTC is bringing ads to Vive that can tell if you look at them

HTC is bringing ads to Vive that can tell if you look at them

Advertisers will soon be able to participate in a VR advertising system that only charges them if a player looks at their ad.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2017 at 10:48AM in News
HTC strikes VR partnership for Ready Player One film

HTC strikes VR partnership for Ready Player One film

Warner Bros has partnered with Vive maker HTC for the creation of virtual reality content to accompany 2018’s Ready Player One film.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 28th 2017 at 10:20AM in News
HTC VP: I disagree with Oculus's strategy a lot

HTC VP: I disagree with Oculus's strategy a lot

The VP of global VR for HTC has slammed VR rival Oculus for its walled garden approach to VR content.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2017 at 10:02AM in News
MCV's Review of the Year - Part 1: Hardware of 2016

MCV's Review of the Year - Part 1: Hardware of 2016

Here’s our take on the big events in the games industry this year.

on Dec 13th 2016 at 12:00PM in News

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MCV Jobs Weekly: Develop hires new editor

MCV Jobs Weekly: Develop hires new editor

Jem Alexander joins from Riot Games, HTC hires new community manager and Yogscast bolsters Xbox On.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Nov 3rd 2016 at 11:56AM in News
Vive

A new controller for the HTC Vive was shown off at Steam Dev Days

At the Steam Dev Days event Valve demoed a new prototype controller for the HTC Vive.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 13th 2016 at 3:09PM in News
HTC's Vive software portal goes live

HTC's Vive software portal goes live

While Steam is the natural home for HTC Vive, owners of the VR headset are now also able to buy their games from the manufacturer’s own portal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2016 at 3:54PM in News
HTC invests $5m in Pixar, Lucasfilm and Telltale vets' VR studio

HTC invests $5m in Pixar, Lucasfilm and Telltale vets' VR studio

Vive maker HTC has invested in a start-up virtual reality developer formed by ex-members of major film and games firms.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 1st 2016 at 11:14AM in News

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HTC: 'Triple-A publishers risk creating massive rivals by not investing in VR'

HTC: 'Triple-A publishers risk creating massive rivals by not investing in VR'

The content boss for the Vive VR headset has delivered a warning to major games publishers that are reluctant to invest in virtual reality.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 5th 2016 at 10:30AM in News
HTC Vive: Fallout 4 could be our killer app

HTC Vive: Fallout 4 could be our killer app

HTC says the upcoming Fallout 4 game for Vive could be the headset's system seller.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 15th 2016 at 2:24PM in News
HTC to launch Vive Business Edition

HTC to launch Vive Business Edition

Virtual reality is coming to the corporate sector as HTC reveals it is releasing a Business Edition of its Vive headset. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 9th 2016 at 3:52PM in News
Front Defense is HTC's first internally developed game

Front Defense is HTC's first internally developed game

VR platform holder HTC is making its debut as a games developer with new VR title Front Defence.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 27th 2016 at 11:10AM in News

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HTC Vive Steam VR gets $800 price tag

HTC Vive Steam VR gets $800 price tag

$800. That’s the amount it will take to buy HTC’s Steam VR Vive headset on launch day.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 22nd 2016 at 9:06AM in News
HTC Vive's 'big technology breakthrough' in an integrated front-facing camera

HTC Vive's 'big technology breakthrough' in an integrated front-facing camera

The addition of a camera system has been revealed as the technological ‘breakthrough’ that has held up the launch of the HTC Vive virtual reality headset.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 5th 2016 at 4:03PM in News
HTC Vive was delayed due to 'very big technological breakthrough'

HTC Vive was delayed due to 'very big technological breakthrough'

One of the big three players in virtual reality claims to have made a big tech discovery worthy of delaying the product.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2015 at 3:03PM in News
GAME: VR needs us to succeed

GAME: VR needs us to succeed

If virtual reality is going to change the world of video games, then it will need the High Street.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Oct 22nd 2015 at 9:45AM in News

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Valve's Vive VR headset will only receive a limited 2015 launch

Valve's Vive VR headset will only receive a limited 2015 launch

The Vive VR headset will be the first major VR competitor to reach shelves - but only in limited quantities.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 28th 2015 at 9:23AM in News
Reality check - HTC on whether VR is going to change the world

Reality check - HTC on whether VR is going to change the world

In the last few years, VR has gone from a one horse race to having a number of different players. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 19th 2015 at 11:15AM in News
HTC to take its Vive VR headset on tour

HTC to take its Vive VR headset on tour

Tech firm HTC is planning a world tour to let consumers try its new VR headset, Vive. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 19th 2015 at 10:32AM in News
Is VR going to change the world? Find out in this week's MCV

Is VR going to change the world? Find out in this week's MCV

Now that consumer virtual reality headsets are finally on the horizon, are they really going to change the world as firms like Oculus would have us believe? 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 19th 2015 at 10:00AM in News
HTC 'hopes' for VR Half-life title while chatter again turns to Half-life 3 reveal

HTC 'hopes' for VR Half-life title while chatter again turns to Half-life 3 reveal

The chairwomen of HTC, which is making Valve’s VR headset, has hinted at a possible virtual reality version of Half-life.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 3rd 2015 at 1:02PM in News
Valve unveils VR headset made by HTC

Valve unveils VR headset made by HTC

Smartphone powerhouse HTC has been named as the manufacturer of Valve’s virtual reality headset.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 2nd 2015 at 10:24AM in News
HTC makes eSports move, sponsors three professional teams

HTC makes eSports move, sponsors three professional teams

Smartphone manufacturer HTC has made a big move into the eSports sector by sponsorting no less than three professional teams.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 26th 2015 at 2:40PM in News