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Editors' Take

Sony PlayStation VR

Sony takes on the Oculus Rift with its own virtual reality headset. Here's what we know so far.

By 6 December 2015

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Best products

Best wearable tech of 2016

Smartwatches. Health monitors. Pedometers. Activity trackers. They're all part of the emerging landscape of wearable technology, which promises to change the way we exercise and communicate. We've collected the best products in this upstart category below.

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Samsung Gear VR (2015)

The Gear VR is the best virtual reality gadget you can buy right now, and a great way to jump into the world of VR gaming and entertainment -- just make sure you own a compatible Samsung phone first.

By 21 November 2015

4 stars Editors' rating 21 November 2015

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Samsung Gear VR

The Gear VR Innovator Edition is a cool -- and very promising -- entry ticket for early adopters looking for an affordable taste of virtual reality.

By 18 December 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating 18 December 2014

Typical price: $249.00

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Samsung Gear VR (Samsung Galaxy S6)

While it might soon be eclipsed by more robust competitors, the Samsung Gear VR still amazes as the most impressive virtual reality you can buy right now.

By 26 July 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating 26 July 2015

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Editors' Take

Olympus VR-340

For less than $150, the VR-340 packs a lot of specs in a pocket-friendly package.

By 1 June 2012

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Using VR to make games in VR is VR-riffic (Tomorrow Daily 311)

Epic announces an upcoming virtual-reality component for its Unreal Editor, and a team at Wuhan University shows off its real-time adaptive camouflage system.

By 9 February 2016

Article

Make VR while you're in VR with Epic's upcoming Unreal Editor (Tomorrow Daily 311 show notes)

Who wants to design games for VR on a plain old 2D monitor when you can strap a VR headset on and create virtual worlds interactively? Not us!

By 9 February 2016

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Imagine Google's VR gadget without the cardboard. Google does

A new smartphone-based headset reportedly will feature improved sensors and lenses housed in a solid plastic casing.

By 8 February 2016

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Oculus VR's oddly shaped controller is a Touch delayed

The Facebook subsidiary continues to tinker with its new Oculus Touch controller, designed to let people interact naturally with virtual environments.

By 1 January 2016

Editors' Take

Samsung Powerbot Turbo VR9350 Robot Vacuum

The app-enabled version of Samsung's robot vacuum will map your home onto your phone and let you tell it exactly where and how you want it to clean.

By 6 January 2016

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