And so we come to a complete new year. Hopefully a much more positive year! We are at a time to make resolutions! We are at a time to cling to the hope of better lives. That is not to say our lives are bad, but to aspire to greater things. This is what I […]Read more "2017 – A hopeful beginning!"
The day has arrived, we final have VR at home. But does it live up to the expectation? Does it deliver on the promise? At this point both Mike and Shane have their units (albeit a lot later than they should have got them) and will share their thoughts on their experiences so far. Oculus […]Read more "Oculus – Review"
2 Down, 1 To Go This week we had an announcement from HTC that the Vive would be released in April at a price of $799. With pre-orders going up on Monday 29th, it means we are getting a clearer picture of the landscape of VR pricing. With only PlayStation to make there announcement, it […]Read more "VR News"
“Moore’s law” is the observation that, over the history of computing hardware, the number of transistors in a dense integrated circuit has doubled approximately every two years. The chart below shows how computing technology has advanced. It is amazing how the technology has advanced over the years and because of these advances we have seen leaps […]Read more "Chips"
It should come as no shock that early adapters pay a hefty price to be first in line- be it to get bragging rights to have seen a movie at its midnight release, to get the latest kicks after getting some underground tweet about it, or in this case experiencing the consumer version of the Oculus Rift comes out […]Read more "Prepping for the Oculus"
In the eyes of geeks like us, the new year is more than just the endless stream of well wishes that you see on your social media feed. It marks a milestone date for things we were looking forward to— where we gladly, can no longer say “it’s coming next year” because that movie, TV […]Read more "2016: We Are Ready."
When I was fourteen, I remember hearing about virtual reality tests that had been done in 1980’s Japan. I was super excited to be able to try out what this would be. I knew it wouldn’t exactly be a holodeck or anything but I still wanted it! Lets jump forward about 16 years and we […]Read more "2016 – It has been a long time coming."