Augmented Reality vs Virtual Reality
Nov24

Augmented Reality vs Virtual Reality

People have been seeking to improve their real world for millennia. Books, paintings, poems, games, movies, and television shows all give us a way to add something magical to our daily lives. Technology is making it possible for everyday people to change the reality of what they see, and interact with entertainment in ways that were never possible in the past. Maybe you’ve seen the posts about the new virtual reality headset created...

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Virtual Reality Applications
Nov16

Virtual Reality Applications

Mention virtual reality to someone and most likely the first thing that they associate it with is gaming. Others might think about a crazy ride at a theme park. But, beyond that, they never really considered how it would benefit the world. The truth is there are many different applications of virtual reality that can and will change the world. The sky’s the limit to where this technology can take us. Let’s explore a few of the...

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Virtual Reality Peripherals & Accessories
Nov16

Virtual Reality Peripherals & Accessories

For decades, we have seen virtual reality machines used in sci-fi movies. Some of us have even secretly, or maybe not so secretly, wished for it to become a reality in our modern world. After years of excitement and promises by the gaming industry, virtual reality is finally showing signs of taking hold and becoming more than fiction. Although there are currently several VR headgear on the market right now, the headsets alone do not...

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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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