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Steam January hardware survey: Oculus Rift and HTC Vive virtually tied for VR headsets

The first Steam hardware survey of 2018 is in, and it shows Oculus Rift and HTC Vive use at practically a tie.<p>This month sees HTC Vive as 46.96% (a 0.3% decrease from last month’s 47.26%) of the overall usage, while Rift is at 46.09% (a 0.05% decrease from 46.14% in December). Steam designates HTC …

Virtual Reality

Here are all the wireless VR accessories worth picking up

It's probably not the time to go wireless yet, but it will be soon!There's a lot of fun to be had inside a VR headset, but regardless of what …

Zeiss' entry-level VR headset is about to get a lot more fun

Normally when people talk about Zeiss, it's regarding the company's optics business, which has been around for more than a century. However, Zeiss is making inroads into the VR space as well. Last year, the company introduced its One Plus VR headset. This entry-level device retails for $70 and, …

Virtual Reality

What Eye Tracking Improvements Would Mean for VR

We use our eyes for more than just seeing the world around us, we use them to orient ourselves and focus on important objects we need to interact …

Virtual Reality

Step inside the Unabomber investigation in VR

In 1996, law enforcement officials arrested Ted Kaczynski, aka the Unabomber, after nearly two decades of investigation. But it wasn't until the <i>Washington Post</i> and the <i>New York Time</i>s published Kaczynski's anonymous 35,000-word manifesto that a tip from his brother David led officials to Kaczynski …

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Google’s Blocks VR object creation tool gets a big update w/ themes, improved snapping, Labs

Back in July, Google released a neat Minecraft-esque tool for creating and sharing 3D objects in virtual reality. Today, Blocks is getting a big update to version 4.0 that adds new themes, improved snapping, and a Labs section with prototype features.<p>During the creation process, users are in …

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Experimental AR projection system lets surgeons see ‘through’ a patient’s skin

Imagine if surgeons or other clinicians were able to more easily see their patients’ internal anatomy without having to cut into them. That’s the …

Why Blockchain And Virtual Reality Need Each Other | Articles | Chief Technology Officer

Virtual Reality (VR) has really taken off over the past year, moving up the Gartner hype cycle's ‘slope of enlightenment’ and further towards the …

Virtual Reality

How Oculus Will Continue to Define VR in 2018

The story of Oculus VR’s direct command of the revival of modern virtual reality (VR) has been told many times. From literally kickstarting the …

This Is What A Mixed Reality Hard Hat Looks Like

<b>A Microsoft-endorsed hard hat solution lets construction workers use holograms on site.</b>Industrial collaboration tools are one of the …

Augmented Reality

Education One of The Most Promising Sectors For VR

Alvin Wang Graylin, China President, Vive HTC joined Doug Krizner and Paul Allen to discuss the most exciting developments he is seeing in virtual …

VR in the ER: Study Shows Potential for 360-degree Virtual Reality Medical Videos

Three-hundred-sixty-degree virtual reality (VR) videos are readily available on YouTube and other social media websites. They are potentially a free …

Virtual Reality

VR Gives Journalism a New Dimension

Virtual reality is entering the world of news, creating engaging, real-life reports.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Virtual Reality

A Possible Cure for Virtual Reality Motion Sickness

A retching fact that consumers keep bringing up about virtual reality is that it makes them nauseous. The out-of-body experience of moving in a …

Lowe's Extends Virtual Reality Training From Shoppers To Employees

Retailers are finding new ways to use virtual reality.<p>While convincing consumers to use VR headsets for shopping may not exactly be mainstream, one …

Augmented Reality

The NYT debuts its first augmented reality-enhanced story on iOS

Apple’s investment in AR technologies has been ushering in a new wave of apps, from those that let you perform more practical tasks – like visualizing furniture placement in rooms – to those with mass consumer appeal – like AR gaming, including Niantic’s upcoming Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. But AR …

Walmart's Latest Is Acquisition Is a Virtual Reality Startup

Walmart’s (wmt) tech shopping spree continues apace.<p>The big box discount chain said in a blog post early Tuesday that it had bought a virtual reality …

How To STABILIZE SHAKY FOOTAGE (NOT With Warp Stabilizer)

SteadXP’s DSLR stabilizer is a gimbal with no moving parts

If you've ever shot video handheld with a mirrorless or DSLR, camera shake may have ruined your day. To deal with it, you need a heavy-duty gimbal, but that can cost more than the camera. Another way is to fix it in post-production, but the results can be less than optimal. That's where the $350 …