Microsoft Shows Off Its Own Super-Sensing VR Controller

You’ll be able to buy Microsoft’s new controller this holiday season. The post Microsoft Shows Off Its Own Super-Sensing VR Controller appeared first on WIRED.

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McDonald’s Is Transforming Happy Meal Boxes Into VR Headsets

Virtual reality with a side of fries: McDonald’s Sweden is releasing Happy Meal boxes that transform into VR headsets. The post McDonald’s Is Transforming Happy Meal Boxes Into VR Headsets appeared first on WIRED.

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Inside Google’s Plan to Make VR Amazing for Absolutely, Positively Everyone

Make no mistake: Google’s interest in VR goes far beyond Cardboard. The post Inside Google’s Plan to Make VR Amazing for Absolutely, Positively Everyone appeared first on WIRED.

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Forget the School Bus—The Most Magical Field Trip Is in VR

This is the field trip of the future, as imagined by Google’s Expeditions Pioneer Program. The post Forget the School Bus—The Most Magical Field Trip Is in VR appeared first on WIRED.

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Gear VR Just Took a Huge Leap Forward (Thanks to Oculus)

Gear VR games should get a lot easier to navigate, thanks to a new controller and an overhauled Oculus app. The post Gear VR Just Took a Huge Leap Forward (Thanks to Oculus) appeared first on WIRED.

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Rock Band VR Shreds the Rhythm-Game Paradigm

A decade after the genre’s peak, virtual reality turns out to be the perfect medium for indulging the rock-god fantasy. The post Rock Band VR Shreds the Rhythm-Game Paradigm appeared first on WIRED.

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Inside Oculus’ Quest to Design an Invisible VR Controller

The Oculus Touch goes on on sale today, and it’s more than a set of VR controllers. The devices are, in effect, your hands. The post Inside Oculus’ Quest to Design an Invisible VR Controller appeared first on WIRED.

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The Bridge Headset Powers Up iPhone VR With Positional Tracking

Without external cameras or beacons, Occipital’s environment-mapping headset adds advanced mixed-reality capabilities to the iPhone 6, 6S, and 7. The post The Bridge Headset Powers Up iPhone VR With Positional Tracking appeared first on WIRED.

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The Inside Story of Google’s Daydream, Where VR Feels Like Home

In Google’s Daydream VR, you don’t spend your time on a spaceship. You spend it in the woods or your attic. The post The Inside Story of Google’s Daydream, Where VR Feels Like Home appeared first on WIRED.

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So, You Got a VR Rig. Here’s All the Other Stuff You Need

Here’s a list of devices and accessories to enhance your VR experience. The post So, You Got a VR Rig. Here’s All the Other Stuff You Need appeared first on WIRED.

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Inside IMAX’s Big Bet to Rule the Future of VR

The company that turns cinema to spectacle is betting big on the future of face-computers. The post Inside IMAX’s Big Bet to Rule the Future of VR appeared first on WIRED.

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Dear Angelica Is the Film—and Filmmaking Tool—VR Needs

Making a female-led VR experience sets a precedent for the industry, and the animation tool Quill puts the creative power in VR users’ hands. The post Dear Angelica Is the Film—and Filmmaking Tool—VR Needs appeared first on WIRED.

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