Ashley and Rich check out how a group of researchers are using VR to treat addiction, discuss better wireless charging, and check out an artist's colorful installation at a hospital parking garage.
On today's show, we discuss treating addiction with virtual reality, how Qi wireless charging might evolve, and an artist's large installation that changes the color of a hospital's parking garage wall.
For its pioneering virtual-reality headset to take off, Oculus needs software makers to begin crafting compelling software that will attract consumers.
Don't want to wait 4 to 6 weeks? This kit is available now, and at a Cheapskate-exclusive discount.
A virtual version of South Park may be as close as fans will ever get to visiting the fictional town and interacting with its cheeky residents.
Today we're discussing a third-person POV with Oculus Rift, and a vending machine that takes trash as payment. Oh, and an emoji-only social network (ಠ_ಠ).
On today's show, we're checking out lots of fun stuff: a wearable that lets you see yourself in third person, a new eco-friendly vending machine, an emoji social network, new releases, and your user feedback.
Virtual reality may be one of the most important new frontiers in tech. But its pioneers still need to sell the public on the idea of reality-escaping face computers. Enter Google Cardboard.
Using an Android phone, the free Cardboard app, and Google's cardboard giveaway from I/O, we show you how to make your own VR headset.
Google teaches us how to make a working VR headset out of $21 and a cardboard pizza box, security breaches at the World Cup headquarters, and Hyundai aims to make speeding camera tickets obsolete.