You Want VR to Be Your Home? Valve Is Working On It.

SteamVR Home

Valve launched the Beta for its SteamVR Home, and we’re not sure we want to leave it anymore. Why? Well, can you customize the environment in your living room depending on your mood that day? Does your living room have integrated social futures and a Steam interface? We’ll take a wild guess and say “No”. Environments can now be higher resolution and support animation, sound, games, and interactivity. Players can…

What to Expect From the VR World at E3 2017

e3expo

E3 is just a month away and we were eager to see what are the big names in the VR world ready to show at one of the biggest video game conferences out there. E3 is a great opportunity for the biggest brands to showcase new content and even tech, but, as it seems, we won’t see as much as we’d like to see. Here’s what the big VR names…

Viveport Went Live! Here’s What You Get!

April 10th, 2017
/
/
viveport

HTC’s Viveport went live last week, one year after the retail release of the HTC Vive. If you don’t know what Viveport is – well, it’s basically a subscription-based app store for VR content, just like Spotify is a subscription-based app for music. Kind of. What is Viveport offering? Instead of buying separate games, now you can spend $6.99 per month and play a number of HTC Vive games available…

Thanks for Sharing the News about Our Wireless HTC Vive Prototype!

March 27th, 2017
/
/
Media Coverage March

Last week we shared with you all the news about our working prototype for a wireless HTC Vive. Since then, we received an overwhelming response from both media and VR enthusiasts alike. The news has been covered on sites like UploadVR, RoadToVR, Digital Trends, Slashgear, VRR, MSPoweruser, etc. It’s also been translated for articles in German, Italian, Japanese, Bulgarian, and Indonesian! We’d like to extend our thanks to everyone who…

Solve the Sweat & Hygiene Problems with Your Headset

February 13th, 2017
/
/
SweatingInVR

After our “How To Get Fit with VR” (Part I and Part II) articles we received a surprising amount of questions on Reddit and on our Facebook page. The most frequently asked one – “What about the sweat?”. And we know that problem. We’ve showcased different headsets at a number of events where hundreds of people use the same headset, and lots of them sweat excessively even without playing fitness…

How to Get Fit With VR Games (Part II)

February 6th, 2017
/
/
VRFit

After exploring the VR games you can play to achieve a good workout, now we’re back with the second part of our “How to Get Fit With VR Games” guide. This time we talk hardware. And in many cases – very, very expensive hardware. 1. VirZoom – this product looks a lot like an exercise bike and doesn’t include a VR headset so you’ll have to have one in advance…

How to Get Fit With VR Games (Part I)

January 30th, 2017
/
/
totf-vr

Lots of people don’t go to the gym for various reasons. Maybe you are one of them, and we don’t judge maybe – there’s no gym near your home, or you don’t want to listen to guys moaning and yelling while lifting wights, or… just because it’s not fun at all for you. We get it. Still, building your own fitness room at home might cost you a lot of…

Best VR Headset? Here’s Your Verdict!

November 16th, 2016
/
/
favorite-vrhs

While we’re still in the USA, we got inspired to ask you a question, so we used our Facebook page to ask you which is the best VR headset in your opinion. You overwhlemed us with about 1300 responses. Wow! And your verdict was very, very clear. We gave you 3 options to vote for – HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and PSVR. And here are the results: PSVR got 6…

5 Future Applications of Virtual Reality

November 4th, 2016
/
/
interior1-500x282

We already use Virtual Reality for multiple purposes, but there are still directions it’s expected to go that are currently in their starting phases. Here are 5 of them, hopefully you’ll find them interesting and maybe even see them as a challenge for your imagination. The Travel Industry Instead of flying around the world, you could enter the world of Virtual Reality. With VR headsets advancing so rapidly we are…

Quark VR Heading to the US!

October 24th, 2016
/
/
vrdc

Exciting news for us and all of you, VR enthusiasts in the US! Quark VR is going to attend the Virtual Reality Developers Conference (VRDC) in San Francisco, California on November 2-3! There we’ll present a few new very exciting demos that we’ve been working on in the past months. VRDC brings together creators of amazing, immersive VR (and AR) experiences to share best practices and demo new technology, and…