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Samsung Gear VR: everything you need to know (before the fact)

Samsung Gear VR: everything you need to know (before the fact)

It’s less than a month now before we expect Samsung to reveal their own Android-powered VR headset the likes of which we’ve seen before only a few times. With "devices" like Google Cardboard already released in small supply, Samsung is readying their own headset that’ll work with Samsung smartphones specifically. This is the Samsung Gear VR.

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Oculus Minecraft again possible as Notch mends socks

Oculus Minecraft again possible as Notch mends socks

The creator and master of Minecraft, Markus "Notch" Persson, is only human. As such, it would appear that his interest (or disinterest) in holding a grudge against Oculus for their Facebook agreement is officially expired, making way for a Minecraft port from source to the world of virtual reality. The beacons have once more been lit.

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Samsung’s Oculus-like VR headset appears very plastic

Samsung’s Oculus-like VR headset appears very plastic

It would seem that Samsung’s team-up with Oculus VR made their design department follow their team’s lead. The device you’re about to see would appear to be Samsung’s first virtual reality headset. As previously tipped, this device would work with a Samsung smartphone to provide its display.

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Brainwave-reading headsets tapped by Dell to monitor workers and gaming

Brainwave-reading headsets tapped by Dell to monitor workers and gaming

If you’re a fan of the brain-monitoring collection of devices out on the market today, you might already know about the brand NeuroSky. Dell also knows, and this year they’ve been testing a number of headsets - including the one made by NeuroSky in 2007 and released in 2009 - to see what they can do to read a user’s mood.

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Samsung Gear VR vs Oculus Rift vs Google Cardboard

Samsung Gear VR vs Oculus Rift vs Google Cardboard

This week we’re hearing again - and potentially seeing - the Samsung virtual reality headset. This headset is said to be similar to Google’s #cardboard setup, allowing you to make use of your Samsung smartphone for the display in a head-mounted virtual reality experience. Then there’s Oculus Rift, the highest-end of the bunch, ready to take on all interlopers.

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Jabra Stealth Bluetooth headset is made to be deceptive

Jabra Stealth Bluetooth headset is made to be deceptive

A phrase like "small but terrible" comes to mind when looking at the Jabra Stealth. While this Bluetooth headset looks small and frail, the audio equipment maker promises that it can blast your eardrums just as well as larger and more obnoxious ones in the market, including its own older brothers.

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Plantronics Voyager Edge Review

Plantronics Voyager Edge Review

Plantronics knows a thing or two about Bluetooth headsets, being one of the stalwarts of the industry, but the new Voyager Edge still has something unusual to it. Fitting in-between Plantronics’ Legend and Discovery lines of earpieces, the Voyager Edge claims to pair the performance of the former with the style of the latter, in a headset suitable for both home and office. There’s some strong competition from Jawbone’s Era, however; read on to find out which deserves a spot on your ear.

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Mad Catz TRITTON Kaiken, Kama, Kunai headsets designed for Xbox One

Mad Catz TRITTON Kaiken, Kama, Kunai headsets designed for Xbox One

Gaming accessory maker Mad Catz is at it again, and this time it has a trio of headsets designed with the Xbox One specifically in mind. While these headsets don't look as stealthy as their names would otherwise suggest, each, according to Mad Catz, has been designed to bring out the best audio experience for your gaming needs.

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ASUS Strix Pro headset scowls at gamers

ASUS Strix Pro headset scowls at gamers

In case your current gaming headset isn't quite anthropomorphic enough, ASUS Republic of Gamers has introduced the Strix Pro gaming headset with a design based on the owl. The device was introduced at Computex today, with the company saying it will be introducing more products under the Strix brand in the future.

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Samsung virtual reality headset tipped for Galaxy lineup

Samsung virtual reality headset tipped for Galaxy lineup

If there’s a category of wearable or otherwise smart devices out there, Samsung is on top of it. Today the rumor is that Samsung is making a Virtual Reality headset akin to Oculus Rift. Instead of working with high-powered PCs, however, this device will be working with mobile smart handsets and tablets, and it might even be branded Galaxy.

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Sennheiser G4ME ZERO and ONE gaming headsets go black

Sennheiser G4ME ZERO and ONE gaming headsets go black

Two of the most comfortable headsets for gaming on the market today have just gotten darker. When both the Sennheiser G4ME ZERO and Sennheiser G4ME ONE were delivered earlier this year, they were brought on in white with black and red accents. Today they’re returning to form with black throughout, tapped with smooth red accents once again.

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Samsung Glass: prepare for simplicity

Samsung Glass: prepare for simplicity

There’s been no shortage of Google Glass parodies and straight-up copies since Google released their heads-up display in 2012. While Google’s design has stuck to its guns since the developer edition - aka the Explorer Edition - has been released, there’ve been several iterations in competing camps since that year. One example is Samsung, whose latest patent for such a product reveals an ultra-simple solution.

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