Playstation VR Review

A few days ago, I finally convinced myself that the hefty $600 price tag for Playstation VR (and its related accessories like the motion sensors and camera) was worth it. I’ve written plenty in the past about disruptive technology in general (including VR), but trying it hands-on was something entirely different. Unboxing the system was simple enough. The set-up is straightforward – mostly rewiring connections with HDMI cables through a virtual reality processor given to you by Sony that powers the new technology. I have to confess that, throughout the…

How Disruptive Tech Can Change Our Cultural Landscape

Amazing new inventions are hitting the markets every year, and the nation’s political, economic, and technological landscapes are vastly different today than they were even a decade ago. It’s the age of disruptive technology, which can loosely be summed up as an invention (or a set of them) that radically alters the face of a market, changing the way that the actors in it do business. Tech giants are picking up on the craze – in 2014, Facebook purchased Oculus Rift (a virtual reality software start-up) in a widely-publicized deal…