Most HTC Vive virtual reality headsets won’t ship until 2016

HTC is partnering with Valve to launch the first virtual reality headset designed in conjunction with the company behind the Steam gaming platform. The HTC Vive was unveiled earlier this year with the promise that it would be available by the end of 2015. Now HTC and Valve say only a small number of units will […]

Oculus Cinema to make VR more social: watch movies with friends

It’s hard to imagine something more antisocial than strapping a virtual reality headset to your face, blocking out the outside world, and watching a movie. But VR pioneer Oculus thinks it may have a solution for folks that want to watch movies together. The company already has a video app called Oculus Cinema, which is […]

Meet the Oculus Rift VR headset… and its Oculus Touch controllers

Oculus is getting ready to launch the commercial version of its virtual reality headset in the first quarter of 2016. The company announced new details about the upcoming VR device at an event about a week before the upcoming E3 game show. Thethe company still hasn’t revealed how much Oculus Rift headset will cost.   The Rift will […]