Asus offers a gaming laptop that doesn’t sacrifice on performance for portability.
2017 could very well be the year that VR goes mainstream due to cheaper, wireless headsets.
According to an amended lawsuit in the US, Palmer Luckey, the founder of Oculus and the 'boy genius' behind the VR headset, Oculus Rift, did not invent anything. The updated lawsuit accuses videogame legend and the programming genius behind games such as Wolfenstein, Doom and Quake, John Carmack, of stealing VR-related trade secrets to help Oculus.
CPU giant Intel is getting into VR and will compete against Facebook's Oculus Rift and HTC's Vive. Intel's Brian Krzanich announced that the company is working on a standalone mixed reality headset, codenamed Project Alloy. It will be compatible with Microsoft's Windows Holographic platform.
The big game publishers such as EA and Activision are yet to commit fully to VR. VR gaming is also hampered by a fragmented hardware scene with incompatible devices and lack of standards.
What’s interesting is that technology is spurring on many of the changes we’re seeing in sports today, writes Mehul Kapadia of Tata Communications.
Sony's PlayStation VR is a virtual reality headset that is due to be launched next year. Keith Liu attended the Gamestart 2015 event in Singapore to check out the latest virtual reality demos from the company and its game development partners.