Report: Apple and Valve team up for AR headsets in 2H20

According to a recent report, Apple is allegedly planning on unveiling gaming AR headsets in the second half of next year, in collaboration with Valve.

This Snapdragon is over 1000! | #PNWeekly 307

There’s probably a Snapdragon 1000 on the way and you might want to stick around and see where it will appear. Also, the Pixel 3 will be made by Google… for reals… sorta.

After Apple rejected Valve’s Steam Link iOS app, Phil Schiller cools heads

The Apple executive wants gamers to know that it’s still working with Valve to get Steam Link up and running on the App Store. But the story behind it all may be just money.

eMagin getting money from Apple, LG, Valve for OLED microdisplays

The company’s known for creating tiny, highly dense OLED displays for viewfinding in military, medical and virtual reality scenarios.

Bridge Constructor Portal brings one new mechanic to mobile game series

Although the Portal franchise brings a whole lot more: GLaDOS. And the game, which will be on consoles, computers and Android and iOS soon.

Quark VR may help HTC Vive go wireless

Bulgarian company Intugame is working with Valve on an HTC Vive without all the bulky wires. The possible solution? A pocket transmitter.

HTC and HP tipped to soon join forces on Vive-branded VR-ready PCs

HP already sells VR-optimized PCs recommended by HTC, but the two companies want to take their relationship to the next level with Vive-branded computers.

HTC VR business confirmed to get spun off after months of denial

The maker of the Vive headset announced at its latest shareholders meeting that it’s looking for investors and partnerships to form a VR subsidiary.

Front Defense is the first VR game developed by HTC for exclusive Vive use

In an unusual but somewhat predictable move, HTC has confirmed plans to showcase Front Defense, its very first Vive VR game, at Computex next week.

HTC Vive teardown reveals super-easy repairability, different hardware from Oculus Rift

If you thought the Oculus Rift was simple to disassemble and therefore repair in need, wait until you check out how easily the HTC Vive is dismantled.

GameStop and Microsoft Stores will take HTC Vive orders

The two brick-and-mortar retailers will be setting aside space to demo the HTC Vive at several of their stores in the US and Canada starting this week.

HTC Vive “Direct Mode” allows for GPU to drive images to both monitor and headset

The mode allows for the computer’s GPU to render images for both the headset and a monitor. It can even save on energy.

Elite: Dangerous development now focused on SteamVR and the HTC Vive

That doesn’t mean Frontier Developments is abandoning the Oculus Rift, but the company has grand notions for Valve’s and HTC’s Vive virtual reality headset.

Big bet or hooliganism: an eBay seller lists the HTC Vive at €1,099

Is it advanced notice? A big bet? Or just a scam? The eBay listing comes a month before official pre-orders begin for the HTC Vive.

Vive Pre Hands-On: still the VR to beat (Video)

Nearly a year after its announcement, HTC and Valve are about to drop the Vive Pre on the world. We went hands-on at CES 2016.

When it comes to the Vive, walking is believing

The Vive VR headset from HTC and Valve is one of the most immersive virtual-reality headsets out there – as long as you’re standing up when you use it.

Potential ‘breakthrough’ spotted in HTC Vive FCC docs

Just because HTC is asking us to ease our excitement for an…

Bumpy batteries and Star Wars Droids | Pocketnow Weekly 178

As usual, we’re covering plenty of tech talk on this week’s podcast – but don’t be surprised if we get hung up on the new Star Wars Droid Turbo 2 editions.

HTC explains Vive delays, swears April release is definitely, absolutely, 100% happening

HTC speaks up about what’s causing HTC Vive delays, and why we can now count on that April release definitely happening.

HTC Vive launch scheduled for April as dev pool opens up

Will the Vive revive HTC’s financial fortunes and keep the company on…

Good luck getting an HTC Vive VR headset before next year

News of HTC Vive delays suggest you won’t have the chance to buy the VR headset until sometime in Q1 2016.

HTC enters the world of virtual reality with the HTC Vive

HTC’s joining the growing market of VR headsets thanks to a partnership with Valve and the HTC Vive.