We tested Skinetic, the haptic jacket that lets you feel video games

To enhance immersion, especially in virtual reality, the company Aktronika has created a “haptic jacket”, which allows you to feel what you see on the screen. BFMTV had the opportunity to test it. Rain, wind, fire: haptic technology, which creates “tactile illusions”, allows you to feel everything. This device, sometimes presented as the future of … Read more

Virtual reality: NASA calls Epic Games at the bedside of the conquest of Mars

Virtual reality NASA calls Epic Games at the bedside of

Virtual reality has become an excellent training tool for many enterprise applications. But what if your company is preparing to explore Mars? Creating a virtual reality simulator for Mars exploration is a top priority for NASA. Especially since the White House ordered the American space agency to land a human on Mars by 2023. If … Read more

Apple imagines shells that change the interface of the iPhone for photography, music, video games…

Apple imagines shells that change the interface of the iPhone

Apple has filed a patent application relating to iPhone cases and docking stations; the brand would like to change the operation and the user interface of the iPhone according to usage. The iPhone 13 Pro // Source: Unsplash Howard Bouchevereau Apple regularly files patent applications for its innovations, such as those recently attesting that the … Read more

Epic Games and NASA are launching a contest: prepare for the next trip to Mars

Epic Games and NASA are launching a contest prepare for

news culture Epic Games and NASA are launching a contest: prepare for the next trip to Mars Published on 05/12/2022 at 15:49 NASA and Epic Games are organizing a competition for professional and amateur developers to create assets for a colony simulator on Mars, thanks to the Unreal Engine 5 engine. The NASA prepares its … Read more

Xbox, Internet connection and DRM: this is how access to games works

Xbox Internet connection and DRM this is how access to

The Xbox Live outage which happened last weekend affected a number of people and put back on the table the issue of DRM on Xbox. While Microsoft has indicated thatan update would improve thingswe now know more about how DRM works on Xbox, and how it posed a problem for accessing games. What was the … Read more

Xbox: Microsoft is considering advertising in free online games

Xbox Microsoft is considering advertising in free online games

While no company has yet dared to take the plunge on consoles, Microsoft, in search of new funding, would like to broadcast advertising in its free online games. Microsoft is looking for new types of revenue for its Xbox ecosystem, says a source with the specialized media Business Insider. The model now offered since April … Read more