Topic Title: Oculus Rift
Topic Summary: The future of videogames is virtually otherworldly
Created On: 04/28/2013 03:56 PM
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 04/28/2013 03:56 PM
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" Using components innovated in the smartphone-manufacturing space (like tinier screens and accelerometers), the team behind the Rift has created prototypes of the virtual-reality headset that lets videogamers step inside the game, like The Matrix, and battle the baddies in immersive, 3-D, 360-degree environments. "

http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2013/04/27/my-oculus-rift-demo-the-otherworldly-videogame-game-changer.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+newsweek%2FTopNews+%28Newsweek+-+Latest+Stories%29&utm_content=My+MSN



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 04/29/2013 12:13 PM
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Along these same lines...google glasses are only the beginning:

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/28/disruptions-no-words-no-gestures-just-your-brain-as-a-control-pad/?partner=rss&emc=rss



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 04/29/2013 12:37 PM
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Remember that Star Trek The Next Generation episode where a con woman was using eye movements to do different things? It's like that.

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