Tag Archives: Virtual Reality
Sun, Apr 21, 2013 | 23:48 BST
Virtuix makes omni-directional treadmills, which may not seem relevant to your life interests until you see it in partnership with Oculus Rift and Kinect, bringing us one step closer to 1980′s sci-fi virtual reality experiences.
Sun, Feb 24, 2013 | 23:04 GMT
In a lengthy and involved blog post, legendary engineer John Carmack has gone into detail on the problems he and the Oculus Rift team face trying to achieve the virtual reality dream. The headset-tech requires a maximum latency of about 20 milliseconds to feel like genuine head movement, Carmack said, but current systems only achieve average response times of 100 milliseconds. Carmack’s discussion of how he’s tackling this issue is technical but fascinating. Valve’s Michael Abrash has shared similar thoughts in the past.
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 | 09:49 GMT
San Francisco Game Developers Conference organisers have begun announcing some of this year’s panels and exhibitions, shedding light on an interesting development from Valve. A pair of talks appear to focus on the building of head-mounted displays, with particular attention on a free-to-play virtual reality port of Team Fortress 2.
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 | 17:53 BST
Valve’s Chet Faliszek has revealed the company is working on virtual reality technology. In an interview with VG247, Faliszek also claimed other organisations are “definitely” doing the same.
Wed, Jul 11, 2012 | 08:28 BST
Tue, Jul 19, 2011 | 07:53 BST