Techno Dabbler

Trying out new technology.

Oculus Rift

Thursday

02

October 2014

Trying out the Oculus Rift DK2

by Alexandre Denault, on Videogames, PC, Oculus Rift, VR

In the last two weeks, I've had the opportunity to try out a couple of demos. Here are a few quick impressions. Tuscany was one of the first demo available for the Occulus Rift, allowing a user to visit a beautiful garden house. I was very impressed when I tried the demo with the first Occulus kit. Thus, my expectation were high with the second kit. I was not disapointed.…

Tuesday

12

August 2014

Oculus Rift DK2 Quick Impression

by Alexandre Denault, on Videogames, PC, Oculus Rift, VR

When it comes to 3D VR technologies, I am negatively biased. Products like the Virtual Boy and the Nintendo 3DS offered a disapointing 3D experience, and the only added entertainment I get from a 3D movie in theater is a pounding headache. The first time I placed a Oculus Rift Developement Kit on my head, I fully expected to be disapointed. Instead, I was blown away by the Tuscano demo.…