How The Oculus Rift Can Turn You Into A Controller

Playing with the Oculus Rift is better with friends. You can get your head chopped off, or use them as your personal "gaming chair." The idea is simple: The player with the headset on enjoys the game, like this hang gliding simulator, while the others lift, tilt and push the player, following on-screen instructions. » 5/07/14 9:20am 5/07/14 9:20am

In Japan, Little Plastic Figures Make Lovely Portraits

Screw traditional portraits! Who wants that when you can get a miniature figure of yourself, right? That's exactly what people in Japan can soon get. But don't expect them to overtake traditional photos anytime soon.


What's being dubbed the "world's first", the Omote 3D Shashin Kan is a portrait studio that scans… » 11/12/12 4:00am 11/12/12 4:00am

This Magic Film Can Turn Your iPhone into a 3DS (Well, Sorta)

With the 3DS, Nintendo brought us 3D imagery without the use of dopey glasses. Now, a company in Japan has developed a peripheral that can turn your iPhone into an instant 3D device.


At the Wireless Japan 2012, an expo for wireless and smart phone devices and apps, Nippon System Project displayed its new "Picasso 3D… » 5/31/12 8:00am 5/31/12 8:00am