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PSVR Price Announced

During GDC 2016, Sony finally unveiled the retail price point of the PlayStation VR headset at $399, coming October 2016. All PSVR owners will …

This week's JavaScript news, issue 274

Brendan Eich's Fluent keynote, hot loading in React, and state of the art JavaScript.<br>Read this e-mail on the WebJavaScript Weekly Issue 274 — March …

JavaScript

How to create incredible, immersive VR and 360-degree projects

VR is here - and you should be getting creative with it. With VR hardware moving from prototypes to widely available hardware - and YouTube and …

Join Friends in VR with New Oculus Social Features

Now you can experience games, videos, and more with friends in VR! Starting tomorrow, people with a Samsung Gear VR, powered by Oculus, can create a …

How to Build a Gear VR App in 10 Minutes Using JavaScript

Creating a high-quality VR experience is getting easier but it’s not to the point where everyone can make something yet. Software like Tilt Brush and …

'Sequenced' Creates Truly Reactive Storytelling in VR

<i>Sequenced</i> is an upcoming animated series by Apelab for VR headsets that’s pioneering a new method of delivering episodic content, one that tailors …

This week's JavaScript news, issue 273

This week's JavaScript news<br>Read this e-mail on the WebJavaScript Weekly Issue 273 — March 4, 2016 If you're at O'Reilly Fluent in San Francisco next …

JavaScript

The ultimate VR headset buyer’s guide

<b>If you go back to the 1990s</b> and start reading about "virtual reality," you’ll quickly realize that the term could refer to anything from a full <i>Lawnmower Man</i> simulation system to a 3D model on a computer screen. Things have gotten simpler since then: outside a few special circumstances, we’re now …

Virtual Reality

Moving towards WebVR 1.0

<b></b><b></b><b></b><br>Proposed changes<br>Renewed focus on WebGL content for WebVR 1.0<b></b><br>Combine VRPositionSensorDevice and VRHMDDevice into one object<b></b><br>This is one of the areas …

Virtual Reality

HTC Vive Ships April 5, International Pricing Revealed

If you’ve made up your mind and you’re going to buy the HTC Vive it’s time to get your credit card ready because pre-orders for the $800 room-scale …

Dragon Front is like Hearthstone for Virtual Reality

<b>The Oculus Rift exclusive is coming Q2 2016.</b><p>If your a big fan of Hearthstone or Magic the Gathering, Dragon Front might be the Oculus Rift …

Virtual Reality

These Two School Districts Are Teaching Through Virtual Reality

Back in the day, textbooks were the only teaching tools available to transport students to solar system or foreign lands. Computers and tablets …

Top 10 'Voices of VR Podcast' Episodes to Get You Started on VR

The field of Virtual Reality, which is so rapidly growing and changing, is almost impossible for professionals to keep abreast of, let alone someone …

This week's JavaScript news, issue 272

This week's JavaScript news<br>Read this e-mail on the WebJavaScript Weekly Issue 272 — February 26, 2016 Draft.js: A Rich Text Editor Framework for …

JavaScript

Virtual Reality Pioneers Are Writing the Rules As They Go

PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends in customer experience through talks and activations by pioneers at well known and new companies.<p>…

Virtual Reality

What’s Next in Computing?

The computing industry progresses in two mostly independent cycles: financial and product cycles. There has been a lot of handwringing lately about …

Augmented reality smartphone game Pokémon GO readies for global launch

In the year of its franchise's 20th anniversary, The Pokémon Company is preparing the ground for a staggered global release of <i>Pokémon GO</i>, with Japan, …

Four major types of virtual reality

Right now, and probably for the next few years, there are two major dimensions that can be used to define different virtual reality solutions and …

Virtual Reality

Oculus Announces Multiplayer Herobound Title

Oculus VR’s <i>Herobound</i> series has been championed as one of the deepest videogame experiences available for the Samsung Gear VR head-mounted display …

LG Enter VR Race With LG 360 VR and 360 Cam

So far there have only been two top competitors for mobile-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted displays (HMD) which are the Google Cardboard and …

HTC Vive is $799, Ships ‘Early April’ And You Can Answer Phone Calls In VR

The consumer Vive includes Bluetooth phone integration to keep you connected while in VR<p>The HTC Vive will cost $200 more than its chief competition, …

This week's JavaScript news, issue 271

This week's JavaScript news<br>Read this e-mail on the WebJavaScript Weekly Issue 271 — February 19, 2016 Autotrack: Enhanced Tracking Features for …

JavaScript

Terry Crews to Star in VR Workout Video Series

Perhaps best known for his rippling pecs and wacky Old Spice commercials, Terry Crews is getting really excited about the prospects of virtual …

Virtual Reality's Psychological and Behavioral Effects

Leap Motion's Orion Release Brings Massive Finger Tracking Improvements

A friend of mine always used to say ‘if your keyboard only worked 60% of the time, you would throw it against the wall.’ We expect our technology to …

GrayBox: Building VR within VR

Two weeks ago we spoke with Brian Peiris, who created a compelling reason to believe in the future of content creation in VR He built a program …