Virtual Reality Headset Options
Nov15

Virtual Reality Headset Options

In part two of this article, you learned how to experience virtual reality. It starts with hardware that is capable of rendering virtual reality content. The next step is There are five virtual reality headsets on the market today that are the top players in this relatively new field. There are sure to be more headsets available as more people start adopting VR, but for now, these are the ones you need to know about. Google Cardboard...

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How to Experience Virtual Reality
Nov09

How to Experience Virtual Reality

Virtual reality is a dream come true to many science fiction fans. However, it’s not exactly to the same standards as many of our favorite science fiction depictions of virtual reality.  There’s no Holodeck that turns a whole room into a virtual world, at least not yet, so you’ll have to settle on the technology that is available today. If you are in the market for a virtual reality experience, understanding the VR hardware...

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How Does Virtual Reality Work?
Nov06

How Does Virtual Reality Work?

Virtual reality works by tricking your brain into thinking that the computer-generated images the headset shows you are real. Think about how 3D works when you go to the movie theater. The movie is filmed in a certain way to make objects appear as though they are going to come flying at you.   Just watching a 3D movie without the special glasses on is only going to give you a headache and makes you watch a blurry film. Not a lot of...

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Time Announces the Launch of LIFE VR
Sep22

Time Announces the Launch of LIFE VR

LIFE VR, the dedicated virtual reality platform of Time Inc., launched three VR experiences on Tuesday.  The immersive experiences include titles “Defying the Nazis,” “Fast Ride,” and “LUMEN.”  As more titles are developed and released, they will be under the Life VR app. LIFE VR is a free app for iOS and Android and its programming is distributed across all VR channels, including Cardboard, HTC...

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Virtual Reality & Roller Coasters – A Match Made in Virtual Heaven
Sep18

Virtual Reality & Roller Coasters – A Match Made in Virtual Heaven

Roller coasters are something you either love or hate, and in both cases, the passion is deep.  Those of us that love the exhilaration of flying around a track at 70 MPH with our arms swinging wildly in the air are considered insane by those that hate the thought of doing that. But, what if you could change what you are seeing to something a little less terrifying and a little more awesome?  What if you could see something other than...

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