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How CES 2016 is going VR thanks to HTC, Sony, Microsoft, Samsung and Oculus
Gadgets, Tech News, Video Games, Caribbean Tech, Tech Events

How CES 2016 is going VR thanks to HTC, Sony, Microsoft, Samsung and Oculus

It should come as no surprise that, advertisers are casting their wistful eyes at VR (Virtual Reality) and AR (Augmented Reality) for 2016. Virtual Reality gaming is expected to be huge in 2016 if the buzz at GamesCom 2015 in Germany was any indication of its potential to save the Video Game Console industry. Predictably, with it will come VR Advertising. Advertising is slowly dying on the smartphones and tablets as noted in Why the Rise of ad-Blockers is killing free Publisher and App Content.  It’s not a solution to ad blockers, but is merely a new market to which to pitch more immersive advertising, possibly introduced via the Google Cardboard VR headset. It’ll be literally in your face, adrenalin pumping, harder to ignore and look more like entertainment than an attempt...
Editorial: Tech/Gadgets to watch in 2014
Gadgets, Editorial, Opinion

Editorial: Tech/Gadgets to watch in 2014

Steam Machine by Valve - Kemory Grubb For 2014, my prediction for gadget/technology of the year, will be the Steam Machine by Valve. The hardware specs, the controller, the operating system, the price, the content delivery platform and company behind it all. All these reasons are more than enough to justify my choice but i will single out the most important reason why i think it will succeed - the competition. Current-gen game consoles such as the Xbox One or the PS4 can't compete against a platform that uses regular PC hardware. Imagine swapping out the video card of a store bought game console with a store bought video card. That's a win. Are these the drones you are looking for? - Lindsworth Deer Skycam Jamaica Aerial and Video Photography business flourishes in Jamaica as I’d re...