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Halo Studio Head Dan Ayoub Relocated to Microsoft Mixed Reality Division

This week, 343 Industries (developer behind the last two Halo games) announced through a Halo Waypoint blog post that Studio Head of External Development Dan Ayoub would be leaving their studio, and moving to Microsoft’s mixed reality division. In an except from the post, 343 Industries bid a heartfelt goodbye: “Today we’re sad to be saying bon voyage to one […]

AI Assistants Get a Major Makeover

Alexa, Siri, Cortana… You name the AI, disembodied virtual assistant, and I’ll give you the name of the tech company behind the girl…Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, respectively. We’re all familiar with them, and most likely we’ve asked favor (or fifty) from them in the past. While it may be easy to get frustrated when they misunderstand what you’re […]

The VR and AR Markets Are Thriving

There’s no denying the fact that companies are still heavily vested in the world of VR and AR. Just this year alone we’ve seen large corporate entities acquire various VR and AR startup companies. According to Recode, Rothenberg Ventures, HTC/Vive X, and Facebook have acquired the most startup companies in the industry. On top of […]

Let The Great VR Wars Begin

Many things have been unraveled during GDC 2017 with Oculus making headlines for the release of Robo Recall and the $200 price slash on the Oculus Rift bundle. The company has made it possible for more of the general public to purchase their headsets at a more affordable price of $600. While that isn’t the lowest […]

New Lenovo VR Headset Will Cost Less Than $400

During the end of last year Microsoft has promised the release of VR headsets along with their partners. And today, pictures have surfaced of the new OEM product by Lenovo. This new headset features many of the latest technologies such as room-scale VR. It’ll also display the virtual world in 1,440 x 1,440 OLED screen. In […]