A lot of people think that virtual reality (VR) is going to be a big factor in the world moving forward, especially when it comes to entertainment, even when it’s on your smartphone. For example, HTC recently jumped onto the VR bandwagon when it announced the Vive headset. Now OnePlus wants to get in ... Read More »
Google Cardboard was a strange release at last year’s Google I/O. It almost seemed like a joke, until we realized the implications. Instead of an overly expensive virtual reality headset that’s not even in a consumer ready form yet, you can build yourself a headset out of cardboard. This means that you can take advantage ... Read More »
When Google first debuted Google Cardboard, it seemed like little more than a fun experiment in making an ultra-affordable virtual reality headset. But it seems Cardboard has taken off perhaps more than the company originally expected. Google has announced several noteworthy changes to the Google Cardboard program today, including two acquisitions, that prove ... Read More »
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If this sounds familiar, then you’ve been paying attention and I award you five Internet points. (Warning: Internet points not redeemable for currency in this or any dimension.) We first brought this to your attention back in February, but at the time LG only indicated that the offer would go into effect some ... Read More »
Virtual reality is quickly becoming a thing again, thanks to companies like Google, Samsung, and others putting so much effort into the medium. And now LG wants to make it more accessible to even more people, thanks to a new limited-time promotion the manufacturer has kicked off.
Announced on Monday, February 9, LG is going ... Read More »
Google Cardboard seemed like a funny joke at the time, a little toy to play with for those who attended Google I/O. But no, it’s a lot more than that. Google Cardboard has evolved into Google’s embodiment of its push for virtual reality. Instead of Read More »
While most consumers are waiting for more specialized content to be produced and something like Oculus Rift, Project Morpheus or Gear VR to be released to experience virtual reality, you don’t have to wait.
A new app called Trinus Gyre aims to take “hardware you already have to create a VR experience similar to ... Read More »
Samsung has been working hard on the Gear VR, using its partnership with Oculus Rift to create the hardware. But instead of providing a display, the Gear VR will need your phone for the display and sensors. It’s a cool concept, but very different from ... Read More »