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Virtuix Omni Takes Virtual Reality In Every Direction

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ross Rubin is principal analyst at Reticle Research and blogs at Techspressive. Follow him on Twitter @rossrubin.</i><p>Now that there are enough wearable sensors on the market to track one activity per day each week, we’ve seen some sensor-based products turn their attention to chilling out …

PS4's Price And Policies Humiliate Microsoft's Xbox One At E3

For the past few years, people have accused E3 of becoming a rather dull affair. Companies show their games, fans support whoever they’re most loyal to, and journalists are forced to give press conferences silly report card grades. Rinse and repeat.<p>But not this year. In over a decade of watching E3 …

Xbox at E3 2013: everything you need to know

Microsoft’s Xbox One announcement last month left something off the list: video games. Yes, Microsoft was very clear that the Xbox One would dominate and absorb every facet of your living room and your entire entertainment lifestyle. But it wasn’t clear about “Halos.” Well, there’s a <i>Halo</i> TV show, …

Here’s what you need to build your own holodeck

The Holy Grail of immersive gaming is <i>Star Trek: The Next Generation</i>‘s holodeck — a room that you can enter that becomes an interactive experience and overwhelms your every sense. It’s a concept so far-fetched that it still feels like we’re a hundred years away from it, and we probably are — but the …

Study: Without Used Games Publishers Would Need To Slash Prices To Stay Afloat

<i>A new study shows that without used games video game publishers would need to drop their prices by 33%.</i><p>In my last post I argued that brick-and-mortar retail was bad for the video game industry in the long run, and that used games were a necessary casualty on the path to digital distribution, all of …

How Microsoft screwed itself for the next generation of video game consoles

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Microsoft’s Xbox One announcement last week was supposed to be big, shocking, and amazing. It was supposed to blow the PlayStation 4 reveal out of the water …

Xbox One: A disappointing introduction to next-generation gaming

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Following Microsoft’s 60-minute press conference on Tuesday, in which it revealed the Xbox One to much anticipation, an unfortunate feeling of melancholy grew …