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March 12, 2016

News, Technology, Virtual Reality

Desktop Theater Mode will let you play any Steam game with your Vive VR headset

Like any piece of new technology, virtual reality needs a legacy mode to handle content not designed for VR. Soon, the HTC Vive (and other Steam VR headsets) will have just that, with "Desktop Theater Mode." Unfortunately, we don’t have any images of the feature yet, but it’s safe to assume it will be very similar to the YouTube "Virtual Movie Theater" for Google Cardboard and Oculus Video, designed for the Oculus Rift and Gear VR. Both project a traditional  ...

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Luxury Cars, News

This Electric Supercar is Astounding—And Also 1 Million Dollars

Supercar Credit: Rimac What started as a simple hobby for 28-year-old Mate Rimac has become a fast rising global business carving out its own niche in the automotive industry. It all began when the engine of an old BMW he was racing failed, and he figured he could possibly convert it into an electric car using pieces bought off the Internet. Fast forward 10 years and his company, Rimac Automobili, is starting to gain serious recognition for its “Concept_One” supercars, which are priced at a  ...

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