Beginning right now, consumers curious about VR will be able to head to select Microsoft and Gamestop retail locations to try the HTC Vive experience firsthand.
Try before you buy.
The HTC Vive and Oculus Rift have been getting rave reviews from the gaming press, but one of the largest barriers to entry for most consumers is not an easy one to surmount: what’s VR really like with the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift? Well, according to
HTC rolls out retail demo program, stores taking pre-orders for June delivery.
Since the Oculus Rift was first unveiled, it's been clear that virtual reality has applications beyond the home. One such use case is the automotive industry, where designers are constantly drawing, examining and comparing new ideas. BMW has been usi
BMW has introduced consumer virtual reality technology into its vehicle development process. Instead of needing expensive specialized facilities to use VR technology, the automotive giant is taking advantage of the HTC Vive's impressive capabilities for f
Save yourself a VR injury and learn how to deal with the cord on your VR headset.
Episode 77: Each week we gather a round table of tech experts from the DT staff, along with the occasional celebrity guest, to discuss all things tech. Topics range from the big tech stories of the week to predicting the future. The post DT Podcast: The P
This year, virtual reality is finally hitting the mainstream. The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive are the first high-end VR machines that people can actually buy and setup in their homes. But they dont come cheaply. Both headsets will set you back a couple of hu
HTC teamed up with Microsoft and GameStop to provide live demos of the Vive HMD. Demos will be offered in select Microsoft stores starting this week and will expand to 30 locations in 2016. GameStop will have ten demo locations by mid-April. The post HTC
Demo includes Job Simulator and Space Pirate Trainer.
The Vive is great, but new technology is tricky. Read on for some helpful advice.
No one until now has so perfectly visualized what it is like experience virtual reality or the HTC Vive till now for someone who has never tried VR. Valve released a new YouTube video titled Virtual Reality - SteamVR featuring the HTC Vive and it complete
The best VR experience we've had yet.
The HTC Vive, the Steam-sponsored entry into the emerging virtual reality market, ships to consumers today and the reviews are just starting to roll in. By most accounts the Vive is a fantastic piece of hardware, but there are some caveats. First up, the
Is it worth $800?
It's not impossible, but it can be tricky.