vive

steamed ham

Way Too Much Time and Energy Went Into This VR Version of the ‘Steamed Ham’ Meme

Someone reenacted the iconic 'Simpsons' scene with Vive motion control and recorded it in High Fidelity.
Samantha Cole
2.21.18
Wireless

With Some Help from Google, Virtual Reality Is About to Break Free from the Wires

Upcoming virtual reality devices from both HTC and Lenovo won't need PCs or smartphones to run.
Leif Johnson
5.18.17
haptics

New Approach to Virtual Reality Shocks You Into Believing Walls Are Real

Haptic feedback device uses electric muscle stimulator to mimic lifting objects and touching walls.
Leif Johnson
4.17.17
Normal

Watch This Very Cute Solution for Typing in VR

Cutie Keys is a dang sweet drum kit for virtual reality typing.
Samantha Cole
2.6.17
Art

I Experienced "Virtually Real" 3D-Printed Art, Made in Virtual Reality

The Royal Academy of the Arts and Vive paired up to offer talented young artists the chance to make their own VR worlds and have them brought to life through 3D printing.
Gabrielle Bruney
1.18.17
Gaming

Virtual Reality Makes Avatars More Important Than Ever

Immersing yourself in an alternative universe is VR’s selling point. But how do the avatars that populate these worlds impact our experiences and our behaviour?
Emily Reynolds
12.11.16
Gaming

It's Really Hard to Make Money with Virtual Reality Games

Even after keeping staff to a minimum, Eerie Bear's Vive launch game lost money.
Leif Johnson
12.11.16
Gaming

Thanks to Modders, You Can Now Play SteamVR Games with a PSVR Headset

New driver doesn't support camera tracking or motion controls, but it's a step forward.
Leif Johnson
12.10.16
Gaming

There Is No Room in My Life for PlayStation VR

If PSVR is the savior of virtual reality, virtual reality is in for a rough ride.
Emanuel Maiberg
10.5.16
Gaming

Brexit Is Making VR More Expensive in the UK

This doesn't help the obstacle of high prices already facing VR.
Madison Margolin
7.30.16
Gaming

Watch How a $25,000 Robot Makes Virtual Reality Way Better

YouTube video surfaces showing a Baxter robot providing haptic feedback for virtual reality.
Leif Johnson
7.24.16
Gaming

There Are Almost 200 VR Games on Steam, and That’s Not Necessarily Good for VR

New technology births a new generation of shovelware.
Ian Birnbaum
7.2.16
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