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Sony Announces New VR Headset for PS5

On Tuesday, Sony surprisingly announced the next-generation virtual reality headset for its best-selling PlayStation 5 gaming console. The headset will come with an improved field of view and a new controller inspired by the PS5’s DualSense. The upcoming PlayStation VR will offer “dramatic leaps in performance and interactivity” and “an…
bubmag
February 25, 2021
VR

Bourdais’ “analytical approach” is paying off for Foyt

Bourdais, who joined AJ Foyt Racing-Chevrolet part-time for 2020 and is a full-timer for ’21, topped yesterday’s 12-car test at Barber Motorsports Park when laps using the push-to-pass boost were taken out of the equation. This follows a strong test at the same venue last November, and a fourth place…
bubmag
February 24, 2021
VR

Sony says it is preparing a next-gen VR system for the PS5

February 24, 2021 | 12:20 Companies: #sony The PSVR kit for the Sony PlayStation 4 / Pro was one of the strongest selling VR products in 2019, raising more revenue than PC-connected devices from HTC and Oculus. In 2020, we saw a bit of an interest dip, largely due to…
bubmag
February 24, 2021
VR

New Oculus Quest feature lets you mark your actual couch in VR

A new Oculus Quest feature expands the headset’s Guardian mode by letting you mark your real couch as an object that’ll show up in VR. The Guardian is an Oculus safety feature that lets you draw lines around your environment that act as a virtual boundary and appear in VR…
bubmag
February 24, 2021
VR

Sony Finally Announces Next-Gen VR For PS5

Old, boring, last-gen VRIllustration: SonyFans of Sony’s virtual reality efforts have been wondering what was to become of console-based VR with the launch of the PlayStation 5. Today the company announces that a next-generation virtual reality system is in the works for the PS5, but it’s not going to launch…
bubmag
February 23, 2021
VR

Learn the Tango in VR? Maybe, but should you?

When I lived in South America I was subjected to no end of humiliations on the dance floor. Salsa in Medellin, Marinera in Peru. I'm 6'4" and literally didn't fit on one dance floor, which required I squatted and craned my neck. But of all the valiant attempts, Tango in…
bubmag
February 22, 2021
VR

Powdering sleeping beauty’s nose: Virus eases Louvre works

PARIS (AP) — The 518-year-old Mona Lisa has seen many things in her life on a wall, but rarely this: Almost four months with no Louvre visitors. As she stares out through bulletproof glass into the silent Salle des Etats, in what was once the world’s most-visited museum, her celebrated…
bubmag
February 20, 2021