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Cybershoes are a visceral way to move in VR at CES 2019

5 monthes ago   |   By TechRadar

Cybershoes had a wildly successful Kickstarter this fall, so it makes sense that they'd make an appearance at CES 2019. After a short time with the foot peripheral, we can heartily confirm that they do exactly what they say on the tin: let you walk through VR one step at a time. Just don't be surprised if you get a little winded. VR has had, and continues to have a locomotion problem: move the player too unnaturally, and they might get queasy. Solutions like the Virtuix Omni thought to solve this with a large omnidirectional treadmill rig, which was predictably pricey for a peripheral and...
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CES 2019: Can VR hockey make you a smarter player? video - CNET

CES 2019: Can VR hockey make you a smarter player? video - CNET

5 monthes ago   |   By CNET

Our resident hockey expert Jeff Bakalar checks out Sense Arena's hybrid Vive VR system designed to train hockey players who want to take the next step.
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Apple Releases Public Betas of macOS 10.15 Catalina, iOS 13, iPadOS 13, and...

Apple Releases Public Betas of macOS 10.15 Catalina, iOS 13, iPadOS 13, and tvOS 13

Apple has opened the public beta program for its upcoming versions of macOS, iOS, iPadOS, and tvOS. watchOS 6 isn't included, but Apple has started to invite select people to... Read more ...

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Everything you need to know about Amazon's shopping...

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Everything you need to know about Amazon's shopping extravaganza

Prime Day , Amazon's summer shopping event, should be back soon for a fifth year. We've yet to hear definitive details about time and date, but if traditional holds, we'll hear... Read more ...

Hackers are stealing years of call records from hacked cell networks

Hackers are stealing years of call records from hacked cell networks

Security researchers say they have uncovered a massive espionage campaign involving the theft of call records from hacked cell network providers to conduct targeted... Read more ...

MacOS Catalina has arrived. Here are the 5 best features you can use right now

MacOS Catalina has arrived. Here are the 5 best features you can use right now

As of Monday, June 24, Apple has released the public beta of its newest MacOS, Catalina. Here are the five best features to expect from MacOS Catalina, including the trio of... Read more ...

SpaceX Adjusts Launch Time for First Falcon Heavy Night Flight

SpaceX Adjusts Launch Time for First Falcon Heavy Night Flight

SpaceX is waiting until late in its 4-hour window to fire the engines on the massive Falcon Heavy rocket currently sitting on a launch pad here at Kennedy Space Center. Read more ...

Leica M-E launched as a budget-friendly rangefinder

Leica M-E launched as a budget-friendly rangefinder

Contrary to popular notion, cameras haven't gone extinct thanks to smartphones. Many have become cheaper while others have started to offer more features at the starting level... Read more ...

IPadOS preview

IPadOS preview

Microsoft drew a line in the sand with Windows 10, presenting an operating system designed for both PCs and tablets alike. The move fostered hardware designers to go all in on... Read more ...

Apple's new Seattle campus may mean big things for Siri, artificial intelligence

Apple's new Seattle campus may mean big things for Siri, artificial intelligence

Apple plans to hire 2,000 more employees for a new Seattle campus, the company announced Monday, with a significant number of those jobs focused on Siri and artificial... Read more ...

Just kidding? Ubuntu 32-bit moving forward, no word yet from Valve

Just kidding? Ubuntu 32-bit moving forward, no word yet from Valve

Due in part to the feedback given to the group over the weekend and because of their connections with Valve, Canonical did an about-face today. They've suggested that feedback... Read more ...

Cyberpunk 2077 will feature romance options beyond heterosexual relationships

Cyberpunk 2077 will feature romance options beyond heterosexual relationships

CD Projekt Red's upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 will feature a gender-fluid character creator, and the game's lead quest designer reveals that the romance options will be more diverse... Read more ...