What is Virtual Reality? A Book with All the Answers

I am excited to announce that “What is Virtual Reality?: Everything You Wanted to Know Featuring Exclusive Interviews With the Leaders of the VR Industry” launched today. What is Virtual Reality? includes an interview with yours truly. I had fun working with Yoni to help make this book happen. I think it’s important to have a book…

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2018 News, Updates, and Announcements

Wow! When did it become January again? Sorry for the long absence. I’ve been exploring micro-blogging on Instagram these past few months. It’s been fun! 2017 was a crazy, action-packed year. I focused on my virtual reality startup, Doghead Simulations. Building a company is hard work but I wouldn’t have traded it for anything. The…

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The Ultimate Guide to Working Remotely in Virtual Reality

Monday Today I unpacked and set up an HTC Vive for the first time. It arrived in a huge Amazon box. The box was so big because it came with tripods for the lightboxes too. It was mostly filled with packing paper. I dove in and started pulling out the headset, controllers, and cords. However,…

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Day 5: Why Virtual Reality is Here to Stay

I didn’t do nearly as much as I wanted to with the HTC Vive this week. Although, I did finally manage to take some screenshots from Google Earth VR. Turns out some programs disable the option to take screenshots which is why I was having so much trouble with it! I didn’t get a chance…

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Day 4: The HTC Vive Becomes Essential for Life

Today I had two meetings scheduled in rumii. The first one, was kind of a bust because I couldn’t get the HTC Vive to be found by the computer. I started SteamVR and it showed that everything was connected. I started up rumii and it ran without a problem. I put on the Vive, put it…

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Day 3 with the HTC Vive: Climbing Everest, Putting out Fires, and Restarting Everything

Today is Day 3 with the HTC Vive. To be honest, I didn’t think I would get to it today. I had to prep my speech for Toastmasters this afternoon (which I’ll be posting a blog on soon). I had to get work done that involved lots of typing. Which, unfortunately, VR HMDs are not…

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