Entries in 'virtual reality' (88)
In the last few years, VR has gone from a one horse race to having a number of different players.
Tech firm HTC is planning a world tour to let consumers try its new VR headset, Vive.
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?
Microsoft’s investment in ambitious augmented reality headset Hololens does not mean the company won’t make a move into the ‘full’ virtual reality market.
Crytek is currently experimenting with virtual reality and how its CryEngine technology can power such an experience.
Virtual reality will have as big an impact on video games as motion controls, says GAME
Virtual reality has been a major headline-grabber for the past week, but one company at GDC is taking it in a rather unexpected direction: right up your nostrils.
Virtual reality will not follow in the footsteps of 3D TV and fall by the wayside.
Valve reckons it has cracked the motion sickness problem that virtual reality headsets cause with a number of players.
Graphics card manufacturer AMD has revealed its VR software development kit.
A brand new GeForce Titan graphics card has been announced by Nvidia.
The Vive VR headset won’t be Valve’s only entry into the Virtual Reality hardware market; the firm also has VR controllers in the works.
Sony is slowly closing in on a final release date for its virtual reality headset.
The chairwomen of HTC, which is making Valve’s VR headset, has hinted at a possible virtual reality version of Half-life.
Some play games to escape from the daily grind, but this doesn’t appear to be the market being targeted by the first game confirmed for SteamVR.
Smartphone powerhouse HTC has been named as the manufacturer of Valve’s virtual reality headset.
A big new player will enter the virtual reality arena next week.
Hololens represents Microsoft’s long-awaited foray into the world of virtual reality, although interestingly the company has chosen to focus instead on augmented reality.
nDreams has secured £1.75m in investment to continue expanding its plans for virtual reality game development.
Ana Ribeiro gave up everything to move to the UK and start a new life developing for the Oculus Rift.
Despite the promise of photorealism in games, it could be a long wait before it is ever achieved in virtual reality hardware, says AMD's chief gaming scientist Richard Huddy.
Yet another virtual reality headset has been announced – Razer’s OSVR.
The French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety (ANSES) has issued a worrying warning for parents concerning the use of 3D screens.
Facebook's VP of content and media partnerships has offered a somewhat unsual assessment of what the future of technology has in store.
Publisher EA has said it will be right at the forefront of virtual reality if the technology takes off – but a big hurdle remains before that can happen.