"X-Men: Days of Future Past" gets a lot more real when you're Professor X searching for mutants on the Comic-Con floor. Hollywood's tapping Oculus Rift and virtual reality to make offerings more immersive.
The company is working with one of the world's largest smartphone makers in an effort to push VR beyond desktop computers and consoles.
Avegant CEO Ed Tang stops by with a prototype of the company's Virtual Retinal Display, which uses micromirrors and advanced optics to project a stunning 3D image directly onto the retinas of the wearer.
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Facebook's virtual reality company is readying motion control prototypes for its headsets to offer a more immersive experience for consumers.
The world's largest social network is offering developers a way to sell virtual items to its users.
The device will appear at the September consumer-electronics show, says a report, and was developed with help from Facebook-owned Oculus VR.
Mozilla releases prototype versions of the Firefox browser that work with Oculus Rift and any other VR headsets. Google shows a nibble of interest for Chrome, too.
In court filing, Oculus says ZeniMax "suddenly began asserting supposed ownership rights" over VR technology only after Facebook announced $2B Oculus buyout.
Why should gaming get all the fun? eleVR is like YouTube for your virtual reality headset -- and anyone can jump in and create videos.
The app lets you search for old movie and TV locations to see what the streetscape looked like at the time of filming and what it looks like now.