virtual reality technology

How to make a simple Virtual Reality room for Google Cardboard in Unity

May 5, 2016 1:39 pm Published by 1 Comment

Google Cardboard is an excellent way to experience Virtual Reality for the first time as it’s fairly cheap and is compatible with most modern smartphones so you don’t have to buy any additional hardware. Combine it with Unity, the most widely used free game engine, and you’ll have all the necessary tools to create your very own VR experience. In this tutorial I will walk you through a step-by-step process of building your first Virtual Reality room on top of a Google cardboard Unity demo. The room will have a floor, four walls and a ceiling and you will be able... View Article

Google Cardboard – A Gateway to the VR World

February 15, 2016 5:45 pm Published by 1 Comment

Remember when the first smartphones used to cost a fortune? It’s the same with Virtual Reality technology because like any other first generation technology, it’s still very young and out of reach for the average folk. Currently the consumer grade VR Headset costs around $600 + shipping and handling. Kind of crispy if you ask me. Experience Virtual Reality using your phone However there’s still a way to test the waters and experience the world of Virtual Reality first hand for less than what you’d normally pay for a happy meal. Google Cardboard is a Do It Yourself cardboard device that... View Article