Showing posts from August, 2014

VR headsets aren't awesome yet.

    So I have been playing around with a copy of google cardboard that my dad made, and my first thought were that it was amazing! very well done for being made out of a pizza box. But while I was loving it, my dad was a little on the fence. Because I had the nexus 5, the cardboard was made for my phone to fit perfectly and function with it. My dad has a note3 now this is an amazing phone screen its large and its the screen that they use in the Oculus Rift, so it must be a great screen. But with the cardboard it was cutting off the edges of his phone and making the experience sub-par. So he started to use Inkscape to change the printed cardboard files, but he ran into a large issue. His phone was to big. and the things he was changing meant that it would no longer fit on a normal piece of paper.

    After our epic fail on the cardboard we went to go see what else was out there, the dive project was an awesome 3D printed version of the cardobard/oculus its not based of…