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Better CSS with JavaScript

Learn how to modernize your CSS build using css-js-loader.<p><i>Many thanks to</i> <i>Izaak Schroeder</i> <i>for Webpack wizardry and to</i> <i>Mike Gazdag</i> <i>and the rest of the team</i> …

JavaScript

Is consumer AR dead? Nope, says ODG, showcasing new glasses at CES

Osterhout Design Group (ODG) have announced new augmented reality (AR) glasses at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in Las Vegas, keen to show the world that AR in the consumer market is not dead.<p>The augmentation of objects works similar to the tech used in Microsoft’s Hololens, which can …

Augmented Reality

I Played A VR Adaptation Of Romance Of The Three Kingdoms For Vive

If you give me something in VR, there’s a very good chance the first thing I will try and do is break it. In <i>The Gallery</i>, I immediately tried to smash …

'A Haunting: Witching Hour' Reveals Unique Movement System and Creepy Atmosphere

We’re currently amidst an onslaught of VR horror titles. In the past month or so, we’ve reviewed games like <i>Edge of Nowhere, A Chair in a Room, Dark</i> …

HapticWave is a VR Feedback Project From Oculus That Doesn't Use Gloves

Touch’s release draws near, but Oculus itself is far from done with VR input. Next on its checklist? Haptic feedback.<p>MIT Technology Review is …

Andy Murray Aces His First Virtual Reality Wimbledon Tennis Experience

Many of the world’s top tennis players say Wimbledon is their favorite tournament, but ask them why they love the quaint, often-rainy All England …

Mutual Mobile Brings Commerce into Virtual Reality

On Thursday, Mutual Mobile — an organization that helps companies create virtual reality apps — announced what it calls a significant first in the …

Virtual Reality

'Pokemon GO' Releases With Over 50,000 Downloads In Its First 24 Hours

Pokemon GO – a joint mobile venture between Nintendo, the Pokemon Company, and Niantic – is now officially available and has been downloaded well …

The New Gear VR May Have Just Been Spotted in a Listing

We’re just two months away from the anniversary of the reveal of the consumer Gear VR. That begs the question: is its successor just around the …

Chinese Group Buys $20 Million Stake in NextVR

NextVR has become one of the leaders in 360 degree streaming over the past year, and the company is now attracting attention on a global …

VNTANA HOLLAGRAM melds Kinect, a PC, and holographic screen to bring augmented reality to marketing | On MSFT

Another day, another step closer to a cyberpunk-like world full of holograms and high-tech, flashy marketing strategies. With the invention of …

Augmented Reality

The 4 Most Patriotic VR Experiences To Try This July 4th

Happy freedom day everyone! I’m sure you’re all treating your bald eagles well and listening to the <i>Hamilton</i> soundtrack on repeat. If that isn’t …

New Beatles VR Experience Lets You Attend Fab Four's Iconic Shea Stadium Show

It was over 50 years ago now that 60,000 lucky fans got to witness the fab four themselves, The Beatles, play a legendary gig at the now-demolished …

Nintendo May Skip VR for its Forthcoming NX Console, Report Suggests

Nintendo’s recently delayed follow up to its Wii U console, code-named NX, now seems unlikely to feature any core VR technology, according to …

Gaming

'Jesus VR' Coming This Christmas From 'Passion Of The Christ' Producer

As virtual reality continues to grow from a hard core tech interest into a mass market product, the content being produced for the platform grows …

Google's Latest Daydream Videos Make VR Animation Accessible to Anyone

Animation, whether within games or films, can be an expensive and complex process. With VR, however, it needn’t be either of those things any …

Epic Games Details Unreal Engine 4 Mixed Reality Support

Mixed reality capture is the best way to show the interaction between humans and VR. It lets us showcase all the interaction and emotional impact …

Sony Boosts Sales Projections in Anticipation of PlayStation VR

PlayStation VR is just a few months away now, and the buzz surrounding it is strong. That’s reflected in Sony’s latest sales targets.<p>Earlier this …

First Look Inside 'The Void' Ghostbusters: Dimension, Opens July 1st

<i>The Void</i> are one of the first mixed reality experience specialists and their first big experience opens to the public July 1st at Madame Tussauds New …

Virtual Reality

Infographic: Which VR/AR Headset is Right for You?

Gone are the days when only a small number of VR and AR headsets dominate the market. Today, the hardware business is booming in virtual reality and …

Virtual Reality

AMD Launches RX 480, the $199 VR-Ready GPU

AMD today launched the Radeon RX 480, the company’s budget-friendly GPU that promises to lower the barrier of entry into virtual reality. And while …

Oculus Rift

10 Things Twitter Should Do With Its New VR and AR Team

Yesterday, we broke the news that Twitter has started an AR and VR team and pegged ex-Apple designer, Alessandro Sabatelli, as its director of VR and …

Nintendo Needs Parents to "feel at ease" With VR

Nintendo might well be working with VR technology, but it wants to address one key issue right now; the family factor.<p>That is according to the …

HTC Announces VR Venture Capital Alliance with $10 Billion in "deployable capital"

We already knew that HTC was dedicating a lot of resources to help accelerate VR’s growth, but it looks like the company has taken a big step forward …

Soundlazer VR Finds Success with Kickstarter Campaign

Kickstarter is the place where the Soundlazer VR project is successfully crowdfunding an impressive campaign.<p>So what is the offering generating all …

SoundCloud

Sony Pictures Moves into VR, Appoints a VP of Virtual Reality

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is neck-deep in virtual reality with its PlayStation VR device, but what about other subsidiaries of the larger …

Google Moves Expeditions Out of Beta to Make VR Field Trips Available to All

Google is doing exciting work in VR storytelling and platform building, but arguably one its most exciting fields is VR education and the <i>Google</i> …

Twitter Dives Into AR and VR, Hires Ex-Apple Designer To Lead New Team

Until recently Twitter has appeared dormant through the rise of two of Silicon Valley’s hottest technologies, augmented and virtual reality, but the …

ARHT Will Bring its Interactive Human Holograms, 'HumaGrams', to VR Later This Year

We’re all familiar with the hologram and eager to start playing with them in mixed reality, but what about the HumaGram?<p>That’s a term coined by …

i-BLADES, Hashplay Bring a Unique VR Video Experience to Smartphones

The team at i-BLADES, creator of the world’s first Smartcase, and Hashplay, Inc., an interactive 360°content creation platform for Virtual Reality …

Virtual Reality