VR Headsets As Fast As Possible

Headsets like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive could be the next big thing in gaming. How do they work, and how did we get from old-school VR in the 1960s to today? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/linus and use offer code LINUS to save 10% off your first order. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com Read more about VR Headsets As Fast As Possible[…]

Pixel Persistence & Motion Blur as Fast As Possible

What effect does pixel persistence have on current VR headsets, and how does it impact aspects of the visual gaming experience like motion blur? Fractal Design message: Enjoy the clean, Scandanavian design of Fractal Design’s cases, power supplies, and cooling products at http://bit.ly/1zkZeM6 source

Google Street View As Fast As Possible

Google’s Street View project has provided us with extensive glimpses of places both far away and close to home. Learn all about the history and tech behind it. Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your Read more about Google Street View As Fast As Possible[…]

What is GDDR5X?

GDDR5X is a new type of VRAM, first introduced on NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 1080. How does it differ from older VRAM, and why could it be important in the near future? Massdrop link: http://dro.ps/techquickie-mito Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

Haptics As Fast As Possible

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