Tag Archives: virtual reality

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‘Doom’ Developer John Carmack Joins Oculus to Take Virtual Reality Mainstream

Over the last year, the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset has flown from duct-taped prototype to massively anticipated gaming system. The firm raised $2.4 million in a... more

Written By: | Posted: 08/8/13

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How Serious Is Virtual Reality Headset Oculus Rift? $16 Million ‘Series A’ Serious

A year and a half ago virtual reality was an elusive technodream. Maybe it still is. But since the middle of 2012, the Oculus Rift, VR’s  latest great hope, is winning... more

Written By: | Posted: 07/3/13

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Oculus Rift Is Breathing New Life Into the Dream of Virtual Reality

Palmer Luckey is a young guy from California, smart as a whip, and obsessed with virtual reality. After amassing a serious collection of the day’s top virtual reality... more

Written By: | Posted: 05/31/13

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The Future of Gaming — It May All Be in Your Head

Gaming as a hobby evokes images of lethargic teenagers huddled over their controllers, submerged in their couch surrounded by candy bar wrappers. This image should soon hit... more

Written By: | Posted: 05/12/13

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Recording Your Life, Allowing Others To View It As Virtual Reality World: Lifelogging

It’s called Bad Trip, and it certainly feels like one. Alan Kwan has been recording every moment of his life since November 2011 and he faces the same problem that... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/10/13

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2012 Machinima Expo — An Animation Festival In Virtual Reality

Prepare to alter your reality: the Fifth Annual Machinima Expo, a festival that showcases real-time animated films, will be held November 16-18 in the avatar-populated... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/22/12

The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset promises to bring stunning immersion to video games

2013 — The Dawn Of Wearable Computing?

The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset promises to bring stunning immersion for gamers. Sooner rather than later you'll have a computer attached to your face, and for... more

Written By: | Posted: 09/13/12

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Kurzweil Talks About Achievable Immortality On PBS NewsHour

Economists are known for investing enormous time making predictions about the near future, usually by following predictable cycles and extrapolating from trends of the... more

Written By: | Posted: 08/1/12

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