Tag Archive: Virtual


Chrome OS 83 debuts with improvements to Assistant, Virtual Desks and more

Google continues to improve its Chrome OS platform.

What you need to know Google has started updating Chromebooks to Chrome OS 83. The update adds improvements to Virtual Desks, Assistant, and Google for families. Chrome OS 83 is rolling out over the coming days.

Ahead of Android 11’s public beta debut next week, Google has released Chrome OS 83 to eligible Chromebooks. It’s not a large milestone update, but it does contain a few quality of life  [Read More…]

Virtual Kentucky Derby: Schedule & how to watch live stream online

Sports fans have had it hard during these past weeks of lockdown with just about every major event in the calendar seemingly postponed or cancelled. Among the casualties is the 146th Kentucky Derby, which had been due to take place this Saturday, but has now been postponed until September 5.

While horse racing fans won’t be able to descend upon Churchill Downs this weekend – some technical ingenuity means the iconic racetrack is still set to host a replacement event.

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HyperX Cloud Flight S headset hands-on: Great virtual surround sound

I’ve been testing out the HyperX Cloud Flight S for a couple of weeks now, and I love it.

HyperX recently made a new addition to its Cloud Flight wireless headset line with the HyperX Cloud Flight S. Upon first glance there isn’t much different other than a slight change in coloring on the earcups (goodbye stereotypical gamer red), but the Cloud Flight S actually offers a lot more than its older sibling. I’ve had about two  [Read More…]

2020 looks to be an excellent year for virtual reality

Virtual reality had a great 2019, and could have an even better 2020.

Virtual reality turned a bit of a corner in 2019. The rise of the Oculus Quest and the announcement of Half-Life: Alyx brought VR more into the mainstream and created a fair bit of buzz. 2020 looks to be another great year for VR, with added functionality for the Oculus Quest, the potential growth of wireless VR, and the release of one of the  [Read More…]

Wave introduces the world’s first global virtual concert platform

Wave says its new platform enables unprecedented connectivity between artists and fans.

What you need to know Wave, formally known as TheWaveVR, today announced the world’s first multi-channel virtual entertainment platform for live concerts. The new platform makes it possible for artists to connect with fans in online games, social networks, live streaming channels or entertainment networks. These virtual concerts will be made available via YouTube, Twitch, Facebook, and other popular digital and gaming channels.

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Get a lifetime subscription to Virtual Training Company for just $20

When it comes to succeeding in virtually any industry, continuing education is paramount. Whether you’re trying to climb the career ladder or switch to an entirely new field, staying up-to-date with the latest knowledge and platforms in your chosen industry is of the utmost importance.

The Virtual Training Company offers a massive trove of learning resources for a variety of in-demand fields, and a lifetime subscription is available for over 95% off at just $ 19.75 when you enter the  [Read More…]

Samsung Pay adds virtual debit card and international money transfers

International money transfers are launching first in the U.S. and expanding to more countries next year.

What you need to know Samsung Pay is adding a virtual debit card and international money transfers. The virtual debit card will allow you to add funds to it and can be used anywhere Samsung Pay and Mastercard are accepted. The international money transfer service will allow users in the U.S. to send money to 47 countries.

Samsung’s mobile payment service,  [Read More…]

Enjoy virtual surround sound with $20 off the Razer Electra V2 headset

Gaming sounds on any platform.

The Razer Electra V2 7.1 surround sound gaming headset is down to $ 39.99 on Amazon. This headset normally sells for around $ 60, and this drop is close to the lowest price we’ve ever seen. It hasn’t dropped this low since last December.

The Electra V2 has virtual surround sound you can calibrate yourself for a fully immersive experience. It’s made with a lightweight aluminum frame that’s durable and designed to  [Read More…]

Experience virtual 3D surround sound with this slim $170 Yamaha Sound Bar

Stream tunes directly to this sound bar via Bluetooth.

Yamaha’s YAS-108 Sound Bar features built-in subwoofers with Bluetooth capability, and right now you can snag one for your own home at just $ 169.95 via Amazon. Regularly priced at $ 200, this discount marks the lowest price ever for this sound bar and also the first time it’s ever seen a major discount since its release earlier this year.

This slim sound bar is packed with dual  [Read More…]

Motorola’s stepping into the VR space with its ‘Virtual Viewer’ Moto Mod

No word on pricing or availability.

Motorola’s dipped its toes in just about every niche possible with its Moto Mods. We’ve seen a projector, Polaroid printer, battery packs, game pads, and more, and it looks like Motorola’s next step will be into the world of VR.

Courtesy of Evan Blass, we have a picture of Motorola’s upcoming “Virtual Viewer” Moto Mod. Blass doesn’t share any details in regards to how the Virtual Viewer will work, but it  [Read More…]