Tag: virtual reality


Samsung reveals Google’s ARCore platform coming to the Galaxy Note8 and...

Samsung has today revealed a partnership with Google at its developer conference in San Francisco to bring the ARCore to its line of Galaxy devices since the System

New Mobile Phones Will Embrace New Gaming Formats

As smartphones have become more capable we’ve seen mobile gaming grow more sophisticated. Most of this progression has been gradual, rather than marked by specific changes. Yet the advancement over time is undeniable. Smartphone games can now be

A super-fast Wi-Fi standard called WiGig is coming to devices next...

As if Wi-Fi isn't fast enough, well, this new standard is about to set record speeds in devices come next year. The Wi-Fi Alliance has started certifying laptops, smartphones, routers, and other devices that include this new super-fast Wi-Fi standard called WiGig (Wireless Gigabit). WiGig will have almost double the current Wi-Fi’s top speeds. The standard will be called 802.11ad. 802.11ad is the new wireless standard that includes support for WiGig. Most modern phones, laptops, and

Oculus Rift gets a price tag

Finally getting out of development mode --sort of -- the Oculus Rift now has a price tag. At $599 you will be able to get yourself the Virtual Reality gaming headset. It's hundreds of dollars more than an actual gaming console, and twice as much as the original development kit. Another donwside is that it also requires a powerful computer to run — maybe $1,000 if you build it yourself. It's a gamer's device.

You can now submit 360-degree videos in YouTube

YouTube has just included support and now allows you to submit 360-degree videos. This is content that is more useful to owners of

Google reportedly working on Android for VR

Virtual Reality, according to Wall Street Journal Google has a few of engineers working on a version of Android that would power virtual reality apps.