Tag Archive: Room


Battle Royale Alpha for Rec Room on PlayStation VR starts today

Rec Room is the social game you want in VR

There are very view games out there that offer the huge variety of content that Rec Room from Against Gravity offers and there are certainly none of them that offer it for free. That and the amazing community that has grown up around the game makes Rec Room a must have for any VR owner.

So what is Rec Room?

Put simply Rec Room is a First Person  [Read More…]

How to get the perfect PlayStation VR room setup

Making the most of your space isn’t as difficult as you might think.

So you’ve just picked dup that shiny new PlayStation VR, and you’re dying to open it up and get it set up, but you have a few questions. Between all of the cords, the way that the PlayStation camera needs to be set up, questions about light calibration, and finding the right amount of space to play, things can get a little bit overwhelming.

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The best custom rooms in Rec Room

Rec Rooms newest update, Custom Rooms is amazing. You should try it!

Since Rec Room was first released for the PlayStation VR I have loved it. Based on the Recreation centers you used to go to as a kid, mainly to keep you from being underfoot, or from hanging around on street corners, Rec Room has a huge amount of pre-made content for you to play around with.

From games like Dodgeball and Paintball to full quests like  [Read More…]

Can changing the color hue of your room help with tracking for your PlayStation VR?

If you want the best tracking for your PlayStation VR it might be time to change a few lightbulbs

Reddit user Pavlovs_Human argues that changing the color hue of your room to green helps improve the tracking to your PlayStation VR. So I went ahead and tested this theory to see if your tracking will improve. Whether it’s worth your time to make these changes in your room is up to you.

How does your PlayStation VR  [Read More…]

An essential guide to simplifying your living room setup

What’s the best tech for simplifying my living room setup?

There is so much great tech for entertaining these days that it can almost get overwhelming. If you’re not careful, your living room table can become overrun with remotes for your TV, cable box, surround sound system and streaming boxes. Stop the madness!

It’s time to simplify that setup by incorporating the latest technology to either replace those remotes with voice control, or scale everything down to  [Read More…]

Let the $39 Anker SoundCore Pro fill your room with your favorite tunes

The perfect device to blast Thrifter’s Holiday 2017 Jams playlist on.

Amazon has the Anker SoundCore Pro on sale for just $ 39 when you clip the on-page coupon to save $ 60 off its regular price.

This compact Bluetooth speaker features two full-range drivers and two tweeters to deliver 25W of sound. It comes equipped with patented Anker BassUp technology and a professional quality DSP to produce clear highs and deep, full-bodied lows. It has a  [Read More…]

Add a smart plug to every room in your home for just $26 each

Smart homes are the future and thanks to our pals at Thrifter getting started just got more affordable!

If you’re looking to dabble in the smart home space, the easiest way to get started is with smart plugs. Not only are they one of the most affordable accessories, but they also provide a whole lot of value to your daily life. From being able to control lights to turning on small appliances remotely, there are tons of different use  [Read More…]

Fight Darth Vader in your living room with Lenovo’s new Star Was AR system

On top of launching its own Windows 10 mixed reality headset at IFA 2017, Lenovo also announced it has entered a partnership with animation giant Disney for the new Star Wars: Jedi Challenge system. The system is powered by Lenovo Mirage AR headset and also includes a tracking beacon and a lightsaber controller. Of course, […]

A Dark Room is free in the Google Play Store and you should check it out!

Who doesn’t love a free game? Get A Dark Room today from the Google Play Store!

Thanks to Google’s ‘new’ plan to offer some paid apps for free on a weekly basis, you can now get A Dark Room for free from the Google Play Store. It’s a text-driven adventure game that might seem unassuming or boring when you first start out… but just you wait.

The game starts in a black room, signaled by a black  [Read More…]

In 2017, Google is finally ready for your living room

Google has been talking about your living room for a long time.

We imagine any new tech thing takes a lot of planning, a lot of money, and a lot of time. The push to get Google into the living room certainly did. Ideas to expand Android and use new technology in your home were being kicked around out loud in front of groups of developers as far back as 2011. We’ve discussed Google’s plans for living  [Read More…]