Japanese VR Girlfriend Might Be Better For VR Than You Think

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Yes, we know, it might sound a bit creepy at first, but virtual girlfriends have been a thing for some time now. Still, this VR girlfriend from FutureLeap takes social interaction to a whole new level. This game features a real person (instead of an animated character), and, apparently, you can almost feel her breathing on your neck while she whispers in your ear. And while we’re still not quite…

What VR Had to Offer at CES 2017

January 9th, 2017
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CES 2017 was the place to be for all VR enthusiasts. We were all holding our breaths to see the possible future of this technology. The rapidly growing fame of VR brought new players to the game but… we didn’t really see the great advancement we were hoping for. The first good news is that HTC unveiled their new tracker that allows turning physical objects (like a baseball bat, or…

Parents Can Now See Their Yet To Be Born Babies With VR

November 29th, 2016
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A new research might change how expecting parents will be able to see their unborn child. Ultrasound photos have been the only way to do that for years and they are of very poor and blurry quality. Luckily, a team of Brazillian researchers found a way to examine a fetus in VR by transforming ultrasound and MRI data into virtual 3D models of the baby. Sequentially-mounted MRI slices are used…

Oculus Connect 3 Roundup: The 9 Key New Features

October 12th, 2016
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A few days ago was one of the year’s most important Virtual Reality events. Here’s a recap of the 9 key new features at Oculus Connect 3. 1.  “Room-scale” VR You will be able to add a third sensor to get Oculus’s version of “room-scale” VR. Release date is set to be December 6th and the price is set to for $79. 2.  A VR Selfie By Mark Zuckerberg Zuckerberg…

Quark VR to Show a Wireless HTC Vive Prototype This Fall

August 31st, 2016
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  Today we have some very exciting news to share with you. We are working with Valve on a wireless HTC Vive prototype! It should be ready for testing later this year. We met with Valve representatives during our 5-months stay at Silicon Valley as part of Boost VC’s Tribe 7 programme. Valve’s experts are, of course, aware that wireless VR is the future of the technology, so they were…

Key Specs of the Main VR Headsets and What Video Card You Need, Part II

August 19th, 2016
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The questions have been piling up after our article the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Star VR and Deepoon E2. Now we’ll share with you the details on a few more impressive headsets. This first headset is a stranger to no one. Unlike the other devices in this list the GearVR requires a Samsung smartphone to operate. Priced at $99 it a bargain if you already have a smartphone. With a…