Monthly Archive: February 2016

google expeditions

VR for Education: A natural fit?

Education is one of the most significant use case of virtual reality. We look at Vito Technologies and Google Expedition to examine more closely about how VR fits in education.

cospaces vr creation tool

CoSpaces: How to create and jump into VR with ease

It is quite intimidating for a newcomer to start creating virtual worlds especially as most developers use tools like Game Engines or 3D modelling tools and there is quite a steep learning curve. Fear...

Hand tracking: Camera vision or wireless controllers

Most people think about the VR headset for virtual reality hardware. It is the most important hardware for VR. But something the hand tracking devices for VR are also equally important as I feel...

Merlion with VR

Will I vomit?

This puking problem is one of the first question that comes to mind for everyone when VR is mentioned. Will you really vomit when you use the VR Head Mounted Display (HMD)? Yes…. and...

Virtual Reality vs Augmented Reality/Mixed Reality

The confusion between Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR)/Mixed Reality (MR) is understandable. They both involved people wearing this headset on their head and looking stupid. They are all terms created by business...

Ebove: Cycle outdoors when indoors

At the beginning of the year, I wrote an article where I said I wanted to try some cool VR related hardware, and one of them was Activetainment’s Ebove B/01. And lo and behold,...

What is VR?

Virtual Reality or VR in short is like experiencing an alternate life. This reality is simulated in a virtual world through the computer by using devices that attempt trick our senses into thinking that...

VR live streaming

Watch it 'LIVE'!

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2016 is tomorrow 21 feb 2016. If you are in Barcelona and have the tickets, good for you! If not, fear not! Because Samsung is going to live stream in 360...

Part 2 out of 3: To buy or build a VR Ready PC?

Now that you know from the previous article about the spec required and why it is needed, we come to the next question: To buy or to custom-build a VR Ready PC?