Briefly: The year of VR is here, and HTC's just confirmed that pre-orders for its Vive VR headset will open on leap day — 29 February 2016. We got hands on with HTC's more refined headset at CES last week, and the Vive looks to be a top VR contender thanks in part to its partnership with Valve. The headset will still ship sometime in April. [Telegraph]
Vive Pre-Orders To Open February 29
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