Tag: Headset

Noise-Canceling Headsets Can Reveal Sniper's Location After A Single Shot

New smartphone-based technology promises to help soldiers and law enforcement officers determining the exact location of a shooter. The device makes use of shock waves produced by the firing of a weapon to pinpoint where the shot is coming from.

Wearable Tech May 14, 2019

Apple To Start Making AR Headset By End Of 2019

Veteran analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said Apple might begin mass producing its long-rumored AR headset as early as the end of 2019. However, it might not end up as a stand-alone device.

Apple March 9, 2019

Magic Leap Is 'Full Steam Ahead' With The Launch Of Mixed Reality Device Magic Leap One: Report

Magic Leap has come up with a name for its product: Magic Leap One. The company also hired a new Chief Marketing Officer after two executives resigned.

Wearable Tech December 17, 2016

Ultrasound Headset May Help More Accurately Identify Concussions On The Sidelines

Concussions can be caused by a number of reasons but they generally occur during contact sports. With the ultrasound headset, the condition will be more easily detected, making it easier to determine care to be provided an athlete.

Life April 15, 2016

Avegant's Glyph Personal Movie Theater Headset Set To Ship Next Month

Tech company Avegant is finally shipping out orders next month of its Glyph headset that provides an up close and personal movie viewing experience.

Wearable Tech December 15, 2015

New England Patriots Gave Away 10,000 Google Cardboard Headsets So You Can Watch Them Practice In Virtual Reality

More than 10,000 Google Cardboard headsets were given away before the New England Patriots vs. Philadelphia Eagles game that was held at the Gillette Stadium on Dec. 6. A 360-degree video content of the Patriots' practice can now be watched on the VR headmount.

Gadgets December 7, 2015

Sony Buys SoftKinetic To Beef Up PlayStation VR With The Ability To Track Your Gestures

Sony has acquired start-up SoftKinetic which is anticipated to beef up the Japanese company's impending PlayStation VR headset with gesture tracking abilities . Sony would be taking advantage of SoftKinetic's ToF technology in the field of image sensing.

Gadgets October 9, 2015

Samsung Announces New Gear VR Headset For $99

Samsung announced today that it plans on releasing a new VR Gear headset in November. The new headset, which works with smartphones released by Samsung in 2015, will only cost $99.

Geek September 24, 2015

Motorola Reportedly Releases New Version Of Moto Hint

Motorola's introduction of the Moto Hint last year came with a lot of problems. Now it appears that the company has fixed some of those issues with the launch of a new-and-improved device.

Wearable Tech July 20, 2015

This Augmented Reality Headset Is The Google Glass We All Wanted

An augmented reality headset is being developed by a team of researchers at the National Physical Library, and is designed to eliminate the problems that came with Google Glass, such as having to look up to see the display.

Wearable Tech July 2, 2015

Rumor: Sony's 'Project Morpheus' VR Headset Aiming For June 2016 Release

Sony's 'Project Morpheus' headset is one of the most exciting VR projects out there, but no one knows when it's supposed to come out. Well, according to a Japanese newspaper, that might be about to change.

Geek May 18, 2015

Best Gaming Headset For PS4: Turtle Beach Ear Force PX4 Wireless vs. Tritton Kunai vs. Kingston HyperX Cloud

Gaming is more than just strategy and controller dexterity. Audio is as vital as visual and game expertise. Here's a look at potential headsets that do well by PlayStation 4.

Video Games April 26, 2015

Best Gaming Headset For Xbox One: Polk Audio 4Shot vs. Astro A50 Xbox One Edition vs. Turtle Beach Ear Force XO One

Xbox One gamers need good headsets for the complete gaming experience. Choices for headsets include the Polk Audio 4Shot, Astro A50 Xbox One Edition and Turtle Beach Ear Force XO One.

Gadgets April 25, 2015

Who Will Be King of VR Headsets? Samsung Gear VR Vs. HTC Vive Vs. Sony Morpheus Vs. Oculus Rift

The race is on to build the first truly enjoyable virtual reality headset. Here's a look at where today's big players stand with development and features.

Gadgets March 7, 2015

Samsung Gear VR Headset For Consumers Coming Out Before End Of 2015

The Samsung Gear VR headset meant for consumers is poised for a release before year's end. There is a strong possibility that the Gear VR will release alongside the next Galaxy Note phablet in September of this year.

Wearable Tech March 6, 2015

Sony Project Morpheus VR Headset Eyes 2016 Launch: GDC 2015

There's a showdown looming in virtual reality headsets, and while Sony's Morpheus is still a prototype, it's boasting a refresh rate that beats the HTC-Vive headset due to hit the market this year. The Morpheus is slated to arrive in early 2016.

Gadgets March 4, 2015

Soundhawk debuts smart hearing device for those wanting better clarity

The Soundhawk Smart Listening System integrates a smartphone app, a microphone and a small headset that helps people hear with more clarity in noisy environments. It is not technically a hearing aid, but represents the latest technology in hearing devices.

Wearable Tech June 24, 2014

Valve pushes out Dota 2 virtual headset, gears up for battle with Rift

Valve launches a virtual headset in battle for virtual reality world consumers. The news has sparked a flurry of interest.

Wearable Tech June 4, 2014

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