Patrick Burleson on Briefs, WWDC announcements
Jun 13, 2013 4:30 PM
SoftKinetic’s depth-sensing camera attaches to the Oculus Rift headset and lets you use your actual hands in a virtual reality game.
You no longer have to use the Force to become a Jedi, thanks to a STEM system that tracks the motion of your body.
Well, among virtual reality developer kits, that is.
For $100, this could be a killer solution for people who don't want to buy a full-blown Steam Machine, but do want a way to bring PC games into the living room.
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Nvidia's lightweight game console will struggle to find a market, but it already has at least one buyer.
The Nvidia Shield console is a 4K Android TV box that streams full PC games from the cloud. It launches in May along with the new Grid game-streaming service.
Details like what it'll cost and how long it'll last are important, but the big question remains, simply, why.