Can Virtual Reality Be Used as a Forensic Tool?

Can Virtual Reality Be Used as a Forensic Tool?

Immersive technologies like virtual reality have a long way to go before forensic scientists all over the world adopt it. Unlike 2D digital reconstructions of crime scenes, VR can take juries into fully virtual and immersive environments.

SteamVR Adds Full Support For Oculus Rift S

SteamVR Adds Full Support For Oculus Rift S

Valve just added full support for the recently released Oculus Rift S PC VR headset to the SteamVR platform. Over the last few weeks, Valve has been expanding support for Facebook’s new headset in SteamVR Beta builds.

UploadVR E3 2019: Best Of Show And People’s Choice VR Game Award

UploadVR E3 2019: Best Of Show And People’s Choice VR Game Award

Tagged with: Asgard's Wrath , e3 , E3 2019 , E3 VR , Espire 1 , Fujii , Lone Echo 2 , Phantom: Covert Ops , Sniper Elite VR.

STAR WARS: VADER IMMORTAL trouve la force de sortir sur Oculus RiFT

STAR WARS: VADER IMMORTAL trouve la force de sortir sur Oculus RiFT

(MàJ 12/06/2019) : le studio ILMxLAB vient enfin de révéler la date de STAR WARS: VADER IMMORTAL sur l’ Oculus RiFT . STAR WARS: VADER IMMORTAL se destine à première vue pour le QUEST , le nouveau casque VR signé OCULUS .

E3 2019: Ready At Dawn Is Bringing Echo Arena To Quest

E3 2019: Ready At Dawn Is Bringing Echo Arena To Quest

During UploadVR’s E3 VR showcase, RAD CEO and creative director ‎Ru Weerasuriya revealed the popular Oculus Rift multiplayer game will make the zero gravity jump to the Oculus Quest standalone VR gaming console.

Show Off Your Club-Worthy Dance Moves in Dance Central VR

Show Off Your Club-Worthy Dance Moves in Dance Central VR

I approached Dance Central VR with the mindset that it would be as challenging as Beat Saber but with more complicated foot and leg work. If you played DDR and Dance Central on Kinect before you’ll have the arm and leg muscle memory for this game.

Some data on Rift S and IPD…

Some data on Rift S and IPD…

While it can be assumed that the survey would be biased towards negative outcome, as people who have issues are more likely to respond. So the only thing this survey definitively proves that there are people biased against Rift S.Some actual data.

Ultrahaptics Acquires Leap Motion for a Reported $30M

Ultrahaptics Acquires Leap Motion for a Reported $30M

Leap Motion, the pioneer in optical hand-tracking, has been acquired by Ultrahaptics, the enterprise-focused immersive haptics company. According to the Wall Street Journal, Ultrahaptics reportedly acquired Leap Motion for approximately $30 million.

Superhot Quest Launch Sales ‘300% Higher’ Than Rift Without Cross-Buy

Superhot Quest Launch Sales ‘300% Higher’ Than Rift Without Cross-Buy

Notably, Superhot is one of several VR games that launched on Quest without cross-buy support on Rift. Cross-buy is an optional feature for developers, allowing them to provide players with both a Rift and Quest copy of the same game through Oculus Home.

Rift S and Rift 1.38 PTC Release Notes

Rift S and Rift 1.38 PTC Release Notes

We've also reduced download sizes for faster item delivery. As always, if you encounter any issues with this software release, please be sure to report them using the Help Center > Provide Feedback option within the Oculus desktop software.

Valve Index Extended Hands On Preview

Valve Index Extended Hands On Preview

While every second inside Index HMD is a comfort upgrade compared with other systems like Reverb, Rift S and Quest, the new wearable controllers are here to enable more natural hand interactions, like throwing objects and grasping door handles.

Field of view: The HTC Vive Cosmos is now expected to land this summer

Field of view: The HTC Vive Cosmos is now expected to land this summer

Read on below for details on a potential Vive Cosmos release date, an intriguing PlayStation VR patent, Oculus Rift S updates and more.

How To Play SteamVR Games Like Skyrim VR On Oculus Quest

How To Play SteamVR Games Like Skyrim VR On Oculus Quest

Streaming SteamVR to Quest is possible via sideloading VRidge and using the RiftCat desktop app. Here is a video I recorded of myself playing Skyrim VR on Oculus Quest using this method — but please be aware the actual quality inside the headset is lower than the footage makes it seem since this video is recording my desktop view.

Facebook Has Four Separate Social VR Apps and None of Them Are on Quest

Facebook Has Four Separate Social VR Apps and None of Them Are on Quest

Facebook has lofty ambitions for what the far future of social interaction could look like with VR, but between the parent company and the Oculus brand, there’s a confused smattering of different social VR offerings which do a poor job of connecting users across the platform.

11 essential VR apps every Oculus Quest owner should download first

11 essential VR apps every Oculus Quest owner should download first

With the right app, you can do stuff your parents could only dream of doing, like running your Windows PC (all of it) in virtual space, or painting in 3D, or watching movies with friends that live on the opposite side of the world on a massive theater-sized screen.

Oculus Could (and Should) Offer Rift S Accessories for Improved Audio, Visuals, & Fit

Oculus Could (and Should) Offer Rift S Accessories for Improved Audio, Visuals, & Fit

Luckily there’s a path forward—the Rift S design is relatively modular, allowing both the headstrap and the face gasket to be removed, meaning that Oculus could (and should) offer accessories to improve the experience.

[Rakuten] Oculus Rift S & Oculus Quest über Alternate Vorbestellung

[Rakuten] Oculus Rift S & Oculus Quest über Alternate Vorbestellung

Mit dem Gutschein 10MAI kann man das am 21.05 erscheinende Oculus Rift S zum Preis von 410,35 kaufen und man Erhält auch als Rakuten-Club mitglied 6825 Superpunkte. Durch das verbesserte, komfortable Design kann man schneller mit dem Gaming-Erlebnis starten und auch länger spielen.

Oculus Rift S: ANÁLISIS

Oculus Rift S: ANÁLISIS

Por desgracia, me encuentro entre aquellos que echan de menos -y mucho- el sistema de tiras elásticas de Rift y siguen teniendo que trabajar más de lo deseado en ajustar el visor en busca del equilibrio entre una sujeción firme y la comodidad necesaria para sesiones largas , todo ello además en el punto exacto donde el sweet spot produce menos aberraciones esféricas (más sobre esto en párrafos posteriores).

Oculus Quest Launch Lineup Pricing Reveals Top Games Are $29.99

Oculus Quest Launch Lineup Pricing Reveals Top Games Are $29.99

Facebook today provided the prices planned by developers for their May 21 launch on Oculus Quest. Every Quest will include access to free demos of some games , like Beat Saber and Creed.

Rift Creation Spotlight: Oculus Medium 2.3 on Rift S

Rift Creation Spotlight: Oculus Medium 2.3 on Rift S

We’re excited to announce that our VR Sculpting tool, Oculus Medium , is releasing a 2.3 update and will be available for free when you activate your new Touch controllers for Rift S on May 21!

Here's How Echo VR Will Work With Oculus Rift S Inside-Out Tracking

Here's How Echo VR Will Work With Oculus Rift S Inside-Out Tracking

Echo VR developer Ready at Dawn explained in a short blog post how the game will work with the inside-out tracked Touch controllers on Oculus Rift S.

Rift Creation Spotlight: Building Oculus Home with Custom Objects and Models

Rift Creation Spotlight: Building Oculus Home with Custom Objects and Models

When we set out to build Oculus Home on Rift, we knew we wanted to deliver a place that people could call their own. Anyone can make their Homes public and use them a way to connect with like-minded fans and members of the community.

Review: Oculus Rift S

Review: Oculus Rift S

If you already bought into Oculus with the Rift, you probably don't need to run out and get the S.

A tale of two “inside-out” VR headsets: The $400 Oculus Rift S, $600 HP Reverb

A tale of two “inside-out” VR headsets: The $400 Oculus Rift S, $600 HP Reverb

Everything in that game looks darker and less alive than on the OLED-fueled HTC Vive Pro. A visible "mura" effect on our testing headsets resulted in uneven color reproduction across wide fields of pixels, as well.

Onward's Next Update Improve Support For Inside-Out Tracking

Onward's Next Update Improve Support For Inside-Out Tracking

If you’re an Onward player getting an Oculus Rift S or WMR headset you’re in luck- the tactical shooter’s next update will add ‘Virtual Gunstock Mode’ to help solve the kind of occlusion problems that can occur with inside-out tracked controllers.

Get Ready for Rift S

Get Ready for Rift S

If you’re looking for a new laptop, we strongly recommend picking an Oculus Ready Certified PC.We also recommend keeping your laptop plugged into a power source while using Rift S to maintain optimal performance.

Oculus Rift S And Valve Index Won’t Work On Laptops With Only HDMI

Oculus Rift S And Valve Index Won’t Work On Laptops With Only HDMI

However if your USB Type-C port supports ‘DisplayPort Alt Mode’ or is a Thunderbolt 3 port, you should be able use Rift S or Index with a USB-C To DisplayPort adapter.

Koss Porta Pro Headphone Holder for Oculus Rift S

Koss Porta Pro Headphone Holder for Oculus Rift S

This is an adapter I designed to mount Koss Porta Pro headphones to the Oculus Rift S VR Headset. Just pop the Koss speakers off of their original frames and press them into the 3D printed arm parts, making sure to keep the left and right correct.

Oculus Quest and Rift S Potential in VR Esports

Oculus Quest and Rift S Potential in VR Esports

After using the headset, I believe it would be possible to have a good quality version of the games on the Quest, but even if they did, we wouldn’t be able to have the same sort of competitive experiences available with the Rift.

Oculus has sold through its first week of Quest pre-orders

Oculus has sold through its first week of Quest pre-orders

Recently, Oculus Rift S and Oculus Quest pre-orders opened on 30 April, giving you a chance to secure Oculus' VR headsets in time for their release on 21 May. But, as noticed by UploadVR, it looks like it's taken just four days for the Facebook-owned Oculus to sell through the first-week allocation of the Oculus Quest.