Gaming

The Rift is expensive: Oculus founder: We are not making money on $599 Rift; it's obscenely cheap

Posted in Games on 6th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

$599 to get the top-tier VR equipment in addition to the cost of a PC, and that has a lot of consumers feeling priced out of the market.

Brain scans show compulsive gamers have hyperconnected neural networks

Posted in Games on 29th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

Chronic video game play is associated with hyperconnectivity between brain networks, that could help players respond to new information.

10 predictions for the game industry in 2016

Posted in Games on 27th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

Dean Takahashi of Venturebeat lays down his predictions for the gaming industry in 2016.

PTN interviews GameFace Labs on the future of virtual reality

Posted in Interviews on 15th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

GameFace Labs is developing a powerful mobile VR headset which runs on Android. They talk about their progress as a development team and the future of the booming world of VR.

3D video games could make your memory better according to a neuroscience study

Posted in Games on 9th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

A study in the Journal of Neuroscience suggests that 3D video games can boost performance on memory tests by up to 12%.