We wish to congratulate a Happy New Year 2017 to all of our readers. These lines are being typed at 36,000 feet over the Continental U.S. as a small team is en route towards Las Vegas, Nevada. CES being pushed to the first week of January means our New Year celebrations were cut short in order to make it to the plane in time. We started our journey as Bright Side of News* in March 2009, and witnessed many changes in the industry. The arrival of mixed realities such as Augmented, Mixed and Virtual Reality brought forward an idea to re-invent ourselves and take a
On behalf of Rivet Networks, ASRock USA and VR World, we wish to congratulate the following winners of Killer Technology-enabled motherboards: ASRock Fatal1ty Z170 Gaming K6 – Michael Kristensen ASRock Fatal1ty B150 Gaming K4 – Derrick Potter ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Killer 3.1 – Miekske Dingens The winners have 48 hours to contact us with their shipping info, otherwise their awards will be passed on to one of three reserve winners. You can contact us through Facebook, Twitter or at the bottom of this post. Please do not put any personal details if you decide to contact us through the comments section – we’ll make alternative arrangements. Once more, congratulations and
Backup is perhaps the most neglected part of maintenance when it comes to owning a personal computer. Yet, even with the advance of online storage services, there are still moments when we will forget an odd folder. In order to help you, our honored readers, we’re teaming up with EaseUS, makers of backup, data recovery and partition software. ToDo Backup Home 9.1 is an all-encompassing tool that can backup whole disks or partitions, as well as individual folders or operating system installations. We use this particular software to always have the identical system partition when we benchmark different components, such as graphics cards (no residual driver leftovers in
The annual Game Developers Conference is in full swing and we’re part of it. Today, Sony announced that PlayStation VR is launching in October. We’ve been eagerly expecting the first VR solutions for the console world, and this Japanese company is certainly making a big splash with their solution. Combine the wide array of gaming titles with excellent VR solutions and you’ve got a great winter coming up. As we said earlier, PlayStation VR headset will launch in October this year and it will come with a suggested retail price of USD $399 / CAD $549. This is one of the most affordable VR kits out there, an almost
Industry veteran and Tom’s Hardware founder Thomas Pabst joins the VR World team.
After almost six years, the time has come to turn the page. As of January 16 Bright Side of News* and VR World have merged. All of the content from BSN* has been preserved and will remain accessible on VR World. Expect the same great reviews and hard-hitting news from BSN* on VR World.
In an interview with VRW, Israel’s Nadav Dakner shares that entrepreneurs in potential conflict areas must always be on their toes, knowing how to deal with any eventuality.
Today we are pleased to introduce the companion to Bright Side of News: VR World. From our home in the Asia Pacific, VR World reviews and analyzes what’s new in technology. Supported by the team at Bright Side of News, and with a presence in Taipei, Singapore and Shenzhen, our experienced team of journalists and analysts covers and reviews everything from smartphones to supercomputers. Technology plays an important part in all of our lives, and the market is rapidly expanding. Millions of people around the world are buying their first computers or other internet connected devices and are getting online. The need for a strong fourth