Tag Archives: virtual reality

  • Oculus TV: A Hub for Watching TV in Virtual Reality (Video)

    Oculus TV: A Hub for Watching TV in Virtual Reality (Video)

    In the world of virtual reality, it’s possible to go anywhere, do anything. Fly above the nighttime streets of New York, travel back to 19th century Paris, hang out with the Brady Bunch, anything your imagination can conjure can happen within the virtual world. And now, thanks to Oculus TV, you can watch TV in virtual […]

  • Lumen Augmented Reality Projector is Essentially a Magic Flashlight (Video)

    Lumen Augmented Reality Projector is Essentially a Magic Flashlight (Video)

    We’re all familiar with the old cliche about any sufficiently advanced technology being indistinguishable from magic, but we’ve reached a point where nothing but that cliche will do in attempting to describe a new “augmented reality projector” called Lumen. Lumen essentially takes augmented reality, previously the domain of smartphone screens and VR sets, into the actual […]

  • ‘Pornhub Nation': An Interactive Art Installation by Pornhub

    ‘Pornhub Nation': An Interactive Art Installation by Pornhub

    It seems like there’s something in the air that’s bringing outer space weirdness back into popular culture (maybe it’s that new Parliament album). Pornhub is now getting in on the action with what they call “ASSA, the future’s first space program dedicated to interstellar intercourse,” as part of their new interactive art installation entitled Pornhub Nation.  […]

  • ‘Campfire Creepers': A VR Horror Series Starring Robert Englund (Trailer)

    ‘Campfire Creepers': A VR Horror Series Starring Robert Englund (Trailer)

    Tim Heidecker recently demonstrated that the future of movies is in virtually real technology on his On Cinema movie review web series. So it figures that horror director Alexandre Aja would be close behind bringing his genre specialty to VR for an upcoming series entitled Campfire Creepers. Here’s Aja in a press statement on the project: “Long before written language, […]

  • Final ‘Ready Player One’ Trailer (Video)

    Final ‘Ready Player One’ Trailer (Video)

    I feel like the advertising campaign for Ready Player One has been going on forever, that there was never a time before everyone was arguing about this movie’s unique blend of insufferable 80s mythologizing and Spielberg action set-pieces. But actually it’s only been a few months, and now the whole thing is wrapping up with what is […]

  • ‘Prismverse': See What Being Inside a Diamond is Like (Video)

    ‘Prismverse': See What Being Inside a Diamond is Like (Video)

    There are some big diamonds out there, but unless you’re Atom Ant none of them are big enough for you to get inside, even if such a thing were physically possible. But a recent art installation designed by design studio XEX on behalf of the Dr. Jart+ skincare brand seeks to simulate the imaginary experience […]

  • VR Coaster Coming to LEGOLAND Florida

    VR Coaster Coming to LEGOLAND Florida

    Deep in the heart of central Florida, the American mecca for LEGO enthusiasts is nestled about 45 minutes away from Walt Disney World. Today, LEGOLAND Florida issued a press release regarding a new attraction coming to the park next year, and The Great LEGO Race VR coaster is also of interest to anybody excited for our upcoming […]

  • ‘Mars 2030′ VR Experience is Based on NASA Research (Video)

    ‘Mars 2030′ VR Experience is Based on NASA Research (Video)

    Where will you be in 2030? Theoretically, it’s possible that you’ll be on Mars, but a new VR experience for PC (and purportedly coming to PlayStation VR in the near future) lets you sample what it will be like on Mars 13 years from now, based on actual scientific research from NASA. It’s called Mars […]