Inside Joburg's first virtual reality arcade - MyGaming

It was the first VR arcade in Johannesburg, with the company's flagship arcade based at The V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. The company kindly invited MyBroadband to come over and try out its equipment and latest VR games – an invite which any PC ...

HTC launches new 'VR for Impact' program - China Post

TAIPEI -- Taiwan-based smartphone manufacturer HTC Corp. (宏達電), which is keen to diversify its product line by exploring the virtual reality business, has launched a "VR for Impact" program to fund the development of VR content and technologies.

The HTC Vive Tracker Allows Users To Customize VR Accessories, Pushes VR To The Future - iTech Post

The HTC Tracker makes almost any type of object compatible with the HTC Vive. The VR accessory list is thereby almost endless and can be customised to the needs of the users and the games.
(Photo : HTC VIVE/YouTube). As it is, the world of ...

Field of view: The week in virtual reality - HTC Vive braces for Impact - Wareable

This week has seen a landmark court case for virtual reality come to a head, after years of building tension, Oculus and ZeniMax have finally gone to battle over claims the Rift was built on some of ZeniMax's technology, in a clash that could end in a ...

Trump at 2AM: The new Oval Office in virtual reality - Engadget

Donald Trump stands before me with a grim look on his face, lightly leaning against the Oval Office's Resolute desk. Moonlight pours in through the office's rear windows as a phone quietly rings. It's 2am, and something has happened -- and a new ...

Meet Your New President: Photorealistic Trump Takes Office in VR - UploadVR

One of the best things about virtual reality is its ability to transport us to locations we would otherwise never be able to experience. This could be the surface of Mars, the top of Mt. Everest or, for me, just about any modern roller coaster (those ...

VR Weekly: Is VR Poised To Offer Deeper Immersion Through Smells? - Android Headlines

Ever since the late 80s and early 90s, Virtual Reality has been a sought after technology that has wowed many enthusiasts and while there have been some attempts at recreating this technology which was once only thought to be the fantasy of Sci-Fi ...

HTC Will Certify Vive Tracker Compatible Accessories - Shacknews

If you want HTC's approval for your Tracker-compatible accessory, you'll have to have it certified. HTC revealed their new Vive Tracker at CES 2017 earlier this month. The Vive Tracker is a device that can be detected by the Vive's Lighthouse system ...

Explore The VR Oval Office With Trump In “Wide Awake” - Android Headlines

A virtual reality experience Wide Awake allows you to explore the Oval Office with the president-elect Donald Trump, just in time for his inauguration that's scheduled for today. Wide Awake recently appeared on Viveport, the official app store for the ...

HTC offers chance to meet president Trump in VR - CampaignLive

Vive, the VR device made by smartphone brand HTC, has created a virtual reality experience that lets users meet Donald Trump ahead of the billionaire's inauguration as US president today. Wide Awake: HTC's game claims to have the most realistic ...

Getting hands-on with the wireless HTC Vive, VR gloves and new Tracker sensor - International Business Times UK

We try out the wireless HTC Vive and new Tracker sensor at the CES technology show in Las Vegas. Alistair Charlton. By Alistair Charlton. January 20, 2017 15:50 GMT. HTC Vive wireless with TPCast TPCast kit costs around £200 and makes the HTC Vive ...

See how big Trump's hands are in VR - CNET

Psst, want to win White House Clue? It was the president in the Oval Office with the nuclear codes. HTC. Ever wanted to check out the size of Donald Trump's hands yourself? Your time has come. HTC is letting everyone get up close and personal with the ...

HTC Vive To Soon Get New Base Stations: Will That Drive Down The Price Of The VR Headset? - Tech Times

Valve will be releasing new base stations for the HTC Vive within the year. The second-generation base stations will likely be cheaper, which could drive down the price of the virtual reality system. ( HTC Vive ). At Steam Dev Days in November 2016 ...

HTC Intros Sustainable Development Program VR For Impact - Android Headlines

Yesterday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, HTC announced the VR For Impact program, a part of a new initiative to make positive changes in the world using virtual reality technology. VR For Impact aims to support the United Nation's ...

Make your HTC Vive or Oculus Rift wireless with the Sixa Rivvr - TechRadar

Have a HTC Vive or Oculus Rift, and dream of the day you can wonder around a virtual world without being tethered to a machine? Then you'll want to check out the Rivvr from Sixa. An accessory for the PC virtual reality headsets, it's a wireless ...

HTC Offers $10 Million fund to help change the world - VRCircle (satire) (blog)

VR for impact is what HTC are calling their latest fund with $10 million is cash available. The fund is for creators to produce virtual reality content that highlights key sustainability issues around the world. If you're developing a VR title, on any ...

HTC Vive further boosting its virtual reality (VR) game: HTC to launch new games and mixed reality (MR) products - International Business Times AU

A pair of HTC's Vive Virtual Reality (VR) goggles, is seen during annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan June 1, 2016. Reuters/Tyrone Siu. HTC is boosting its virtual reality (VR) game yet again. The company is reportedly set to release ...

The HTC Vive Will Get New, Possibly Cheaper Base Stations - Android Headlines

HTC's Vive virtual reality system requires a set of base stations in order to work at room scale, and those base stations' next iteration will be simpler and easier to manufacture, which means that they may wind up being a little bit cheaper. A new ...

HTC Vive commits $10m to socially conscious VR projects - ZDNet

htc-vive-product-36.jpg CNET/CBS Interactive. HTC Vive has launched a $10 million program to support virtual reality developers working on projects that drive awareness and understanding of global issues such as famine, poverty, gender disparity, and ...

5 Startup Ideas For Jumping Into Virtual Reality - Entrepreneur

While companies like Magic Leap and Oculus Rift are spending millions of dollars to develop their new Virtual Reality products and VR startups are raising enormous amounts of money from venture capitalists and angel investors, many people may wonder, ...