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A Scent-Blasting Face Mask: Because Virtual Reality Isn’t Weird Enough

A Scent-Blasting Face Mask: Because Virtual Reality Isn’t Weird Enough

When you’re hacking your way through a sweltering jungle in virtual reality, wouldn’t you like to feel as disgustingly hot and humid as your video game character? To smell that distinctive jungle scent? No? Then you’d sure as hell better not pay $US250 for the Feelreal this winter.

Valve Vs Sony: Who Has The Better VR Experience?

Valve Vs Sony: Who Has The Better VR Experience?

Ladies and gentlemen, we have two front-runners in the virtual reality race. Sony’s Project Morpheus and the HTC Vive are the best VR we’ve ever seen. Both let you actually reach out and grab objects, unlike the Oculus Rift. But which of these two technological marvels is the most promising?