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Is Virtual Reality Just a Gimmick?

Is virtual reality a gimmick? I’m here to talk about how I feel about it. I’ve been on the fence about it and I decided I would say what side I am on. I think it’s so far a gimmick for prices to start with the cheapest being $400 and it’s just an accessory. For […]

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All PS4 Games Can be Played in PlayStation VR

If some of the games that will be releasing for PlayStation VR aren’t your type, don’t worry. Sony recently announced that all existing PlayStation 4 games are playable on PSVR through the headsets “cinematic mode”. The mode replicates a five-meter screen within a virtual space, Sony stated. “Users can enjoy content on a virtual screen […]

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AMD-Powered Sulon Q VR/AR Headset Revealed

The growing virtual reality platform wars got a little more complex this morning. That’s because graphics chip maker AMD has thrown in with Toronto-based startup Sulon Technologies to unveil the Sulon Q headset, which aims to provide a PC-based, fully tracked virtual reality experience without the need to tether yourself to a computer tower. It sounds […]

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11 Insane Facts About Social Media

Social media has become a standard channel of communication for consumers. In the past few years, it has gained significant growth as a legit media outlet and has begun to eclipse some out-of-date outlets like TV as a more desirable channel for getting media content into viewer’s consciousness. Here, I am going to dive into […]

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7 Ways to Protect Your Privacy Online

The Internet can be a dangerous place these days. Malicious software apps (“malware”), viruses, and phishing scams are growing in number and sophistication. Data breaches and identity theft are becoming commonplace. Even among “reputable” sites, there are ever-multiplying ways that your personal data is being tracked, collected, and stored. The use of your personal data, […]

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International pricing for the HTC Vive is here

  In a blog post today, HTC confirmed pricing for its upcoming HTC Vive virtual reality headset and reiterated that preorders will open tomorrow, February 29, starting at 7 AM PST / 10 AM EST. Additionally, HTC announced that in addition to two games–Job Simulator and Fantastic Contraption–all preorder units will also come with Google’s […]

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Sony Files Patent for PlayStation VR Glove Controller

Sony may be gearing up to release a new control option for PlayStation VR, as the company has filed three different patents for a glove controller. According to Sony Computer Entertainment’s trio of patent applications (via NeoGAF), the controller is designed to be used with a head-mounted display—presumably its upcoming virtual reality headset. It’s important to […]

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Xbox One Getting Windows 10 Universal Apps

Satya Nadella reportedly made the confirmation in response to questions at the Madrid dotNet Conference, at which thousands of developers were in attendance. Nadella announced the news, but he didn’t say exactly when, where, or which apps would live on the Xbox One. It has not been confirmed whether the console will get its own […]

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PlayStation VR Release Date: Autumn launch confirmed

According to GameStop CEO Paul Raines, Sony’s PlayStation VR headset is not going to make it out in the first half of 2016 as previously announced. In an interview with Fox News this week (via VideoGamer), Raines said his company is preparing for the launches of PlayStation VR, HTC Vive, and Oculus Rift. Among other things, […]

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Presenting The Ikeakade

A modder that goes by the screen name processedmeat always wanted to build an arcade cabinet, but his wife said no because their home was to small. They are a bit of organizational Ikea freaks. So this meat processing hacker decided to get creative . Using an old Billy bookcase he got innovative and the […]

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Mini Consoles | Updates

Due to the overwhelming support of our readers, Mizzat Kidd, has grown exponentially. With thousands of views on Facebook and hundreds of orders Mizzat is looking to take his little hobby to the next level. Mizzat has started a new Kickstarter campaign to help him grow and spread this fantastic product. Lets try and get […]

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Valve and HTC’s VR Headset Preorders Begin in February

The virtual reality headset wars are now arriving. Oculus shot first, making the pre-orders for their headset available starting last week. Today we have word on when HTC will return fire. According to the CEO of HTC, the HTC Vive virtual reality headset will start taking pre-orders beginning on Feb. 29. “Yes, smartphones are important, […]