Tag: virtual reality

From: Digital Trends - ‘Ghostbusters: Now Hiring’ unexpectedly launches for PlayStation VR

The unexpected launch of Ghostbusters: Now Hiring, an episodic adventure for PSVR, places you in the shoes of a new recruit. In the first episode, you explore the Ghostbusters HQ with a Patton Oswalt-voiced ghost as your guide.

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From: Digital Trends - Watching NCAA’s March Madness in virtual reality will cost you a few bucks

The March Madness Live VR app will provide six of the 15 remaining games of the NCAA Tournament in virtual reality for a fixed price. Six games can be purchased for $8 and will feature multiple courtside cameras and commentary.

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From: Blog – Hackaday - Your VR Doesn’t Stink (Yet)

What does it smell like when the wheels heat up on that Formula 1 car you drive at night and on the weekends? You have no idea because the Virtual Reality experience that lets you do so doesn’t come with a nasal component. Yet.

Shown here is an olfactory device that works with Oculus Rift and other head-mounted displays. The proof of concept is hte work of [Kazuki Hashimoto], [Yosuke Maruno], and [Takamichi Nakamoto] and was shown of at last year’s IEEE VR conference. It lets the wearer smell the oranges when approaching a tree in a virtual environment. In …read more

From: Blog – Hackaday - Your VR Doesn’t Stink (Yet)

What does it smell like when the wheels heat up on that Formula 1 car you drive at night and on the weekends? You have no idea because the Virtual Reality experience that lets you do so doesn’t come with a nasal component. Yet.

Shown here is an olfactory device that works with Oculus Rift and other head-mounted displays. The proof of concept is hte work of [Kazuki Hashimoto], [Yosuke Maruno], and [Takamichi Nakamoto] and was shown of at last year’s IEEE VR conference. It lets the wearer smell the oranges when approaching a tree in a virtual environment. In …read more