• A new startup from Nokia employees is trying to fix VR's biggest technical problem

    4 monthes ago - By The Verge

    One of the biggest limitations of current virtual reality technology - whether you're talking about Samsung's mobile Gear VR or a full home system like the Oculus Rift - is resolution. And progress toward solving this problem is slow, because companies making VR headsets are at the mercy of advances in display technology.
    A new company led by former Nokia and Microsoft product managers aims to slash that wait by using a clever crossing of existing hardware and carefully executed software. Today, they're opening up for the first time about the company they're building, called Varjo.
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  • This startup wants to build VR headsets with ‘human eye-resolution'

    This startup wants to build VR headsets with ‘human eye-resolution'

    4 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Earlier this month, Google virtual reality head Clay Bavor discussed the company's efforts on a mind-boggling 20 megapixel screen that was currently under development. The screens would be a staggering 17x resolution improvement on displays in current generation VR systems like the Rift and Vive. They would also be totally unusable, because at the frame rates needed for VR, such...
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