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Oculus Rift headsets to come with an Xbox controller; App store details revealed

Recently, Oculus  held a press event  where it unboxed the consumer Rift headset that will come equipped with an Xbox controller and optical sensor, displayed some of its upcoming flagship games, and previewed its Oculus Touch handheld motion controllers. Oculus is preparing to revamp its app store for its consumer Rift headset shipping Q1 2016, hence it needs to review ...

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E3 2015 event will be the most diverse event in its history

This year’s E3 will not be anything close to what we have witnessed in the past. Although, there are a galore of games and sequels lined up, but the experts believe that Virtual reality will attract a lot more attention that it has been in the past. The reports suggest that Virtual Reality has been on a high over the past ...

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Oculus VR weekly roundup: App store, Xbox controller, Touch controller, tax and more

On Saturday, Oculus CEO Bredan Iribe unveiled the consumer Rift headset that will ship with an Xbox wireless controller and optical sensor. Iribe announce that they will pre-approve all apps, include comfort ratings and tax for monetization. At the presentation the CEO showed off  upcoming VR games, and previewed its Oculus Touch handheld motion controllers. Oculus has revealed that it ...

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The Moonraker smartwatch: Just a Nokia concept or Microsoft’s next product?

Heard about The Moonraker smartwatch concept by Nokia? According to the recent report, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) has killed the dreaming up smartwatch idea of Nokia code-named as “Moonraker”. Like Samsung, Apple and LG, even Nokia had a plan of releasing its own smartwatch, which is dashed by Microsoft now. The images of the smartwatch have been discovered on Friday by ...

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Oculus Rift and Microsoft Xbox to bring virtual reality to games, new touch controller announced

Facebook Inc’s (NASDAQ:FB) Oculus has announced that it has partnered with Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Xbox to bring games to its virtual reality headset Rift. Every Oculus Rift headset will include a Xbox One wireless controller along with a few VR games. Currently, Oculus has revealed three games that the VR headset will support: “Chronos,” a third-person role-playing game, “Eve Valkyrie,” a ...

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Scientists transmit electricity to wearables via Wi-Fi

Tesla would have been so much happier if he was alive to see this day. The amazing feat scientists achieved is worth applauding considering this is another spectacular breakthrough in the field of science and technology. It is now possible to send electricity through Wi-Fi to your devices and wearables, which is indeed a next step to the future. We ...

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ASUS launches ZenPad range of tablets, ZenWatch 2 and more

At the Computex press event today, ASUS launched a range of tables, smartphones, a smartwatch and all-in-one PCs. ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih said that the devices are a compelling “balance of power and beauty, and perfectly embody our search of incredible vision.” ZenPad Tablets: A range of premium tablets will come in three sizes: the 10-inch ZenPad 10.1 (Z300C/CG/CL) with ...

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Irregular heart rate tracking in Apple Watch isn’t a bug, it’s intentional

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has clarified on its product page that the discrepancy in heart rate monitoring is intentional and not a bug. Apple Watch, running on the original 1.0 software, measure the user’s heart rate every 10 minutes while the Watch OS 1.1 does not measure the heart rate frequently. The updated product page states that Apple Watch attempts to measure ...

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Google ATAP and Levi Strauss are developing smart clothings with touch features

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has announced its partnership with Levi Strauss for Project Jacquar, for making smart clothing with touch-pad capabilities. The announcement was made at Google I/O 2015 which aims to make garments interactive along with the high-profile fashion partner. Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) announced Project Jacquard, and Levi’s as its official partner. The project is named after ...

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