VR, Wearable Tech and 4K Take Olympic Stage

Olympic 2018

Of course, athletic excellence is the primary focus of the Olympic Games, but technology has emerged as a pretty cool secondary story in both the Summer and Winter Games, and the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea is no different.From virtual reality broadcasts to security drones to smart uniforms for

HTC 4K Vive headset for CES 2018


What’s this? HTC is now teasing a New Year’s “resolution” on the official HTC Vive Twitter account just days before the company’s press conference on Monday, January 8. The teaser indicates that HTC may release an updated version of the Vive this year supporting 4K visuals, a significant boost from

Sony’s a7S II shoots 4K Videos from outer space


Sony’s lineup of full-frame mirrorless cameras are impressive, and have become a staple for videographers and photographers worldwide. But now, the a7S II has gone beyond just our world, capturing amazing 4K footage from outside the International Space Station. The a7S II was mounted on the ISS on the KIBO Japanese

Facebook Live now supports 4K streaming for 360-degree video


You can also watch 4K streams in virtual reality Today, Facebook announced quite a few updates to its 360-degree live video platform to make it more accessible to both creators and viewers. Most notably, you can now view live-streamed 360-degree video on Facebook in up to 4K resolution, helping increase the

Wireless VR on the horizon with 4K Wi-Fi streaming

A wireless chip technology shown off at CeBit in Hannover, Germany, today could spell the end of cable-connected virtual reality headsets.The technology, developed by Hong Kong-based ViShare Technology Limited, uses two chips – one at the source end and one at the output end – to wirelessly stream video over