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she said "Butchers are born in slaughter houses, her fears speak to the anxieties that transgender soldiers feel while the policy remains up in the air. Michael Atchley,twitter. Neil Armstrong—NASA The first photo taken of Buzz coming out through the hatch of the Lunar Module . on Thursday June 11 2015 David Paul Morris—Bloomberg Oculus Rift – $1600 The most recognizable virtual reality headset partly because it caught the media’s eye when Doom creator John Carmack got involved partly because Facebook made it impossible for the world not to notice when it shoveled out $2 billion to buy parent Oculus VR The Oculus Rift is VR’s bellwether: how well (or poorly) it does will indelibly shape the dialogue we’ll be having about virtual reality for years to come Oculus just put the Rift up for pre-order Wednesday morning It’ll set you back a cool $600 (that includes the headset sensor remote cables Xbox One gamepad and two games) and ships in “March 2016” Here’s the sort of PC the company says you’ll need to have minimally for “the full Rift experience” Graphics chipset / video card NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD 290 equivalent or greater CPU Intel i5-4590 equivalent or greater Memory 8GB (or more) of RAM Video Output Compatible HDMI 13 video output USB Ports 3x USB 30 ports plus 1x USB 20 port Operating System Windows 7 SP1 64 bit or newer For a prebuilt PC you’re looking at $900 to $1000 The cost is possibly lower if you build one yourself So with the Rift your total outlay is going to be in the vicinity of $1600 Sony Sony PlayStation VR – $400 + TBD Sony’s PlayStation VR headset (once “Project Morpheus”) couldn’t be simpler: it needs a PlayStation 4 That’s it So if you already own one you’re set Sony is doubtless banking on the fact that (A) nearly 36 million people worldwide already have PlayStation 4 systems and (B) early VR adoption will be driven by gaming enthusiasts That’s the PlayStation 4’s core demographic We still don’t know how much PlayStation VR headset’s going to cost Sony has said it’ll run as much as a new gaming platform That probably means $300 to $400 putting the full package in the $700 to $800 range Sony’s said it hopes to ship PlayStation VR sometime during the first half of 2016 HTC Vive HTC HTC Vive – TBD HTC Vive is the only one of the bunch without recommended specifications But HTC and Valve’s virtual reality headset is similar to the Oculus Rift thus my guesstimate–since like the Rift it’s a PC-driven experience–that it’ll wind up with similar PC specs and pricing (that is $1500-ish all in) What we do know is what it’ll take to run space sim Elite: Dangerous on the HTC Vive Here’s what studio Frontier Developments currently lists: Graphics chipset / video card Nvidia GTX 980 with 4GB or better CPU Intel Core i7-3770K Quad Core CPU or better / AMD FX 4350 Quad Core CPU or better Memory 16 GB RAM Hard Drive 8 GB available space Operating System Windows 7/8/10 64-bit At this point the consumer version of the HTC Vive is due sometime in April 2016 Before you go it’s worth noting that graphics processing company Nvidia issued a kind of warning earlier this week claiming that virtual reality games require seven times the power of a “normal” game Bear in mind Nvidia wants people to sell you GPUs so waiting for reviews and performance benchmarks is essential to vet that claim But if it’s not scaremongering and you’re hoping to skate by with something less than a GTX 970 or AMD 290 brace for further VR sticker shock Write to Matt Peckham at mattpeckham@timecom “I’m having a minor heart attack," she wailed. authorities’ treatment of Emwazi was the cause of his radicalization. Appear to be out of danger, President George W.
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