Tag: virtual reality

November 13, 2014

Today was the final day of the Samsung Developer Conference, and it was a blast! This was my first time attending SDC and the past two days were a whirlwind of hands-on play, awesome new tech, and a ton of virtual reality experiences that made me even more excited about where VR is headed. Trust me, […]

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November 12, 2014

We just left the keynote for the Samsung Developer Conference, and it was a good day for VR! First up, we got a first look at “Project Beyond”, Samsung’s 360 video camera. Samsung announced their first venture into 3D stereoscopic VR recording during the keynote and showed off a demo of it! Next, we saw […]

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November 9, 2014

There is a way to make dreams come true, and that is virtual reality. This week, I had my first chance to try out the Oculus Rift, where I became a Jedi using the Sixense STEM System, as well as the SeeBright AR headset and the recently funded NimbleVR NimbleSense (spoiler alert: yes, I totally backed them!)

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October 27, 2014

I’ll admit it – the first time I saw Google’s first public entry into the VR space with Google Cardboard, I laughed. The demo, while really cool for showing potential, was buggy and I quickly felt dizzy trying out the sample applications they had. Only a couple of days after Google I/O, Cardboard felt a […]

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March 27, 2014

One of my favorite books, Ready Player One, explores a virtual reality that has taken over the actual reality. Humanity lives in a dystopian world where their escape from their ‘stacks’ – trailer parks built on vertical scaffolding – is the OASIS, a VR game/social network that provides everyone with a magical escape to classic […]

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