VR

  • Samsung Gear 360 is now available, costs A$499 RRP

      Samsung’s crazy eyeball-like 360 camera, is now available in Australia. The Samsung Gear 360 is a camera that can be used to create, view and share experiences through 360-degree images and videos. If you’ve been envious of those friends sharing 360 degree images on Facebook, you can now create and...
  • Nvidia GTX 1080 cost billions, new fastest GPU, ready for VR

    Its not every Saturday morning you get a big press conference, but this morning Nvidia had one hell of an announcement. In an era where people start to speculate about the future of PC, what Nvidia just announced will have people seriously reconsidering that position. Nvidia has just announced...
  • Next Adobe Premiere update will bring VR editing tools

    In the next update to Premiere Pro CC, Adobe are adding a great new set of tools that will give video editors the ability to create and edit immersive VR & 360 video experiences. In light of the announcement, Adobe have released a video preview of the VR workflow that will...
  • Oculus Rift is now shipping, Zuck happy

    Today the Oculus Rift has started reaching customers in more than 20 countries. The fully-immersive VR has been a long time in the making with the the technology starting way back on August 2nd of 2012 with a Kickstarter campaign. The campaign was successful, with 9,522 backers pledging US$2,437,429 to help bring this project...
  • PlayStation VR costs $549.95 in Australia, coming October

    Virtual Reality doesn’t come cheap, and at more than the price of the PS4, the A549.95 PlayStation VR will arrive in October 2016. While the price may seem steep, it is worth noting, Sony have managed to keep the price hundreds of dollars under the Oculus Rift. While other VR devices...
  • LG’s 360 camera supports Open Spherical Camera API

    LG announced the 360 CAM at Mobile World Congress last week and is hoping their users start filling the internet with 360-degree visuals. Their approach is to offer an affordable, consumer-friendly device making creating and sharing 360-degree content as easy as pressing a button. Right now most people’s experience with 360-degree...
  • Listen to your Spotify and SoundCloud playlists in VR with GROOVR

    Good news virtual reality fans, you can now listen to your Spotify and SoundCloud playlists inside the Oculus experience. Since getting the GearVR, there’s been a slew of new apps, both free and paid, arrive in the Store for download. One new app experience is called GROOVR (a play...
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    Review: Metricon’s GearVR display homes experience

    Earlier this year we told you about Metricon’s use virtual reality to show off their display homes. Well now thanks to the GearVR and Metricon, I’ve been able to get hands-on with the experience from home. Thanks to Android’s flexibility, sideloading allowed for the necessary content files to be...
  • GoPro Spherical puts you inside a V8SC in 4K

    There’s a tiny number of people who ever get the chance to drive a V8 Supercar. However thanks to GoPro’s latest technology, a 360 degree camera called the GoPro Spherical, you can now ride shotgun with Holden Racing Team’s Garth Tander. Better yet, you get to play director and...
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