I Took Cover in The Division Using Just My Eyes and It Gave Me a Glimpse of Future VR

Though the cover shooter felt revelatory back in the days of the original Gears of War, it's now a tried-and-tested formula that's started to feel a bit rote. Not only has it become a go-to basis for most third-person action games, the actual mechanic has barely evolved, and has never really mimicked the reality of ducking gunfire. If an alien grunt or Nazi trooper was gunning for me in real life, I'd hope for a more elegant safety procedure than having to use two sticks and a button on a control pad to to turn and move my body towards somewhere I could tuck my squishy head away out of danger. Read More >>

The SteelSeries Sentry Watches Your Eyes to Help You be Better at Games

Motion control might not be great for precise gaming, but that doesn't mean that everything you do needs to be controlled by your hands. SteelSeries just announced its new eye-tracking Sentry, that watches where you're looking to help you get better at games. Read More >>

Playing Video Games With Your Eyes: Not As Cool As You’d Hope. Yet.

Kinect might be the big name in full-body motion control, but it's Tobii that's got eyes on lock. And while their past (awesome) demos have been interface-centric, now they're taking on games. It's not perfect yet but man do I ever want this to be awesome. Read More >>

Controlling a TV With Your Eyes Makes You Feel Telepathic

Tobii's eye-tracking tech could be what frees us from keyboards and mice, but what if your eyeballs could replace your remote control, too? Haier, of all companies, is trying to make it happen. It's almost superhuman. Read More >>

Eye-Controlled Computers are Now a Real Thing

When we tried out a prototype of Tobii's eye controller this time last year, it made us believe in technology again. Unlike many prototypes, though, it's now a real thing. Read More >>

Eye-Controlled Tablet Is the Stupidest Possible Application Of an Awesome Technology

Do you remember Tobii, the company that promised to make Windows 8 desktops viable with intuitive eye-control technology that actually works? Now they want to bring it to their own C12 Windows tablet because, well, who knows. It's a pretty stupid idea. Read More >>

I Just Controlled Windows 8 with My Eyes and It Made Me Believe in Technology Again

Windows 8 has a gorgeous Metro and finger friendly swipe-y interface that's perfectly fine but so 2011. All I want in my life in 2012 is Tobii, a company that's made the future possible: you control Windows 8 with your eyes. Seriously, it knows exactly what you're looking at when you're looking at it. It's instantaneous, it's ah-mazing and I haven't been this excited about technology since well, ever. Read More >>

You Can Launch Windows 8 Apps By Looking At Them

Touching a screen is so tiring. I don't want to move my hands: there must be an easier way to launch Angry Birds. Can't I just look at an app to launch it? Wait, I can? Wow. Read More >>