The beauty of any emerging technology is the ample amount of news devoted to it. In the world of VR technology alone, dozens of news stories break every day, making even that single strand of technology difficult for anyone but experts to keep track of.
We pull together our favorites of the week, so you don’t have to.
by Denny Unger
“Back in 2014, we didn’t realize exactly how accurate SteamVR tracking was—the whole notion of roomscale VR was almost incomprehensible.”
by DEAN TAKAHASHI
..”the reality of trying to make money in what he calls the current “VR desert,” where consumers haven’t yet been buying the VR platforms or games in adequate numbers to support much of an industry.”
by Mariella Moon
“Google has released a new app that will make it much easier to create that VR experience you’ve whipped up in your head — and it won’t cost you a single cent.”
by Charlie Fink
“The first most amazing thing iOs 11 (for which iPhone 8 will be optimized) will do is SLAM (simultaneous localization and mapping), which makes location a matter of inches, not yards.”