The new VR Facial Tracker from HTC works on other PC VR headsets

The new VR Facial Tracker from HTC works on other PC VR headsets

Now, after some testing from people like Mike from YouTube channel Virtual Reality Oasis and others, we know that the VR Facial Tracker can technically be used on any PC VR headset with a little bit of DIY.

Daft Punk’s Alive 2007 live show has been recreated in VR: Watch

Daft Punk’s Alive 2007 live show has been recreated in VR: Watch

The live show, which took place at RockNess Festival 2007, has been recreated by YouTube user Flip Reality, and features some of the duo's biggest hits, including 'Technologic', 'Harder Better Faster Stronger', 'Around The World' and 'One More Time'.

From Zoom to Quibi, the tech winners and losers of 2020

From Zoom to Quibi, the tech winners and losers of 2020

It was the year of labels on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and even TikTok. Ahead of the Nov. 3 U.S. presidential vote, the companies promised to clamp down on election misinformation, including baseless charges of fraud and candidates' premature declarations of victory.

New game by Valve rumoured to be asymmetric PC vs. VR, Codename: Citadel

New game by Valve rumoured to be asymmetric PC vs. VR, Codename: Citadel

According to Tyler McVicker, the creator and host of the YouTube channel Valve News Network, Valve has another VR project in the works.Now, McVicker believes that the new game to come out of Valve will be a multiplayer game with asymmetric gameplay between PC and VR.

Four Seasons Total Landscaping becomes a VRChat hangout for furries

Four Seasons Total Landscaping becomes a VRChat hangout for furries

But none quite measure up to the group of furries, led by YouTuber and virtual reality enthusiast CooperTom, who re-created Trump’s bizarre and sad press conference outside a landscaping business that happens to share the same name as a luxury hotel chain.

Celebrate the One-Year Anniversary of ‘Asgard’s Wrath’ with New Behind-the-Scenes Footage

Celebrate the One-Year Anniversary of ‘Asgard’s Wrath’ with New Behind-the-Scenes Footage

Continue the celebration by battling as a mortal and rising as a god with Asgard’s Wrath on the Rift Platform, and stay tuned on YouTube and every Friday through mid-November as we drop glimpses of what your favorite characters from the game have been up to since launch.

Ready Player Golf and the Future of Fundraising Through VR Sports

Ready Player Golf and the Future of Fundraising Through VR Sports

If you want to see how things work because you’re interested in future events, or if you just want to watch the tournament, it will be streaming on the Ready Player Golf website linked above and on their YouTube channel.

POPULATION: ONE - VR Battle Royale

POPULATION: ONE - VR Battle Royale

"Truly unique shooter game."Love being able to climb up a very tall tower and build a snipers nest anyplace."."In a world where every other game is a battle royale, VRBRs are the future of FPS.StealthShampoo VR YouTuber and Streamer.

From Hobby to Career Path: Tech-Savvy HS Sophomore Learns by Doing

From Hobby to Career Path: Tech-Savvy HS Sophomore Learns by Doing

What started out as a 13-year-old's hobby to feed his passion for technology has turned into a business for Skyler Ficklin, operator of the QuitZoom website and iSkyler YouTube video channel.

Japanese hot spring resorts let you soak in their baths in VR

Japanese hot spring resorts let you soak in their baths in VR

In response to the situation, a group of ryokan owners have started to upload VR footage of their hot-spring baths to YouTube to help bring the onsen experience to people self-isolating at home.

Facebook, YouTube Crack Down on Conspiracy Theories Linking 5G to Coronavirus

Facebook, YouTube Crack Down on Conspiracy Theories Linking 5G to Coronavirus

"We are taking aggressive steps to stop misinformation and harmful content from spreading on our platforms, and connect people to accurate information about coronavirus," a Facebook spokesperson said in a statement provided to TechNewsWorld by company rep Andrea Vallone.

COVID-19: Disney is closed; experience your favorite rides virtually

COVID-19: Disney is closed; experience your favorite rides virtually

Coronavirus: Disney is closed, but you can still experience your favorite rides virtually.Since 2016, the YouTube channel "Virtual Disney World" has been offering virtual reality rides through 360-degree videos.'Virtual Disney World' offers a complete immersive experience like never before," the channel's About page reads.

New Website Aims to Help People Access COVID-19 Testing

New Website Aims to Help People Access COVID-19 Testing

The new website launches were among a number of things Pichai said the Alphabet companies were doing in response to the spreading coronavirus, including the following: Taking down thousands of dangerous or misleading videos about the virus on YouTube and removing false and harmful information on Google Maps, such as false reviews and bogus information about healthcare locations.

SweViver is creating VR gameplays, Reviews & Mixed Reality VR content on YouTube

SweViver is creating VR gameplays, Reviews & Mixed Reality VR content on YouTube

My name is Martin, and I´m a 37 year old guy from Sweden running SweViver on YouTube - a VR gameplay & Mixed Reality content channel all about Virtual Reality.

Save 30% on Conscious Existence

Save 30% on Conscious Existence

[WARNING] The experience contains a scene with flashy/stroboscope-like effects - if you are sensitive to those kind of sensations please use with caution.Please do not yet upload full "Play-Throughs" of the experience on YouTube etc.

HTC Strikes Down Vive Cosmos Price Rumor, Confirming Sub-$900 Price Point

HTC Strikes Down Vive Cosmos Price Rumor, Confirming Sub-$900 Price Point

YouTube channel MRTV today reported an expected price of $900 for the upcoming Vive Cosmos headset, citing a “trusted industry insider.” Responding to the rumor, HTC tells Road to VR that the price is “incorrect (and high).”.

Real pastor holds church in VR, baptises anime girl

Real pastor holds church in VR, baptises anime girl

Pastor D.J. Soto is the subject of a new video from YouTuber Syrmor (via Polygon), and the whole process is equal parts earnest and absurd.

A Visually Stunning VR God Game for PC, XBOX®, PlayStation® and Nintendo Switch® Launches on Kickstarter

A Visually Stunning VR God Game for PC, XBOX®, PlayStation® and Nintendo Switch® Launches on Kickstarter

Also, the players can possess an actor to complete his/her quests from a third-person RPG-style game-play. The public can see the game-play videos, screen-shots and get up-to-date news on YouTube or the GODS Facebook page.

Sansar Brings Top Comedy Talent to Virtual Entertainment With 2019 Comedy Collaborations

Sansar Brings Top Comedy Talent to Virtual Entertainment With 2019 Comedy Collaborations

In December, Sansar worked with comedian and YouTube personality Steve Hofstetter to launch Comedy Gladiators - a virtual event series featuring stand-up and storytelling from an ever-changing roster of talents, where comedians have the opportunity to sell tickets and custom merch and play to a truly global audience.

YouTube TV Hits Screens Across Most of the US

YouTube TV Hits Screens Across Most of the US

It "will continue to be the fourth largest virtual multichannel video programming distributor (vMVPD) in the United States." What You Get for $40 YouTube TV offers access to more than 60 networks, including ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, TNT, TBS, CNN, ESPN and FX, for US$40 a month.

Eminem Makes His VR Debut In Marshall From Detroit Trailer

Eminem Makes His VR Debut In Marshall From Detroit Trailer

The piece, named Marshall From Detroit, takes the rapper on a tour of his home town. If you want to watch the trailer in VR you can load up the Youtube app on a phone and slot it into a headset. Tagged with: felix & paul, Marshall From Detroit, vr video

University of Washington Researchers Demo Ability to Generate 3D Augmented Reality Content from 2D Images

University of Washington Researchers Demo Ability to Generate 3D Augmented Reality Content from 2D Images

Image by Chung-Yi Weng/ YouTube The team published their results through Cornell University's arXiv service in a paper titled, " Photo Wake-Up: 3D Character Animation from a Single Photo ." Facebook research scientist Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman , also an assistant professor in the Paul G.

VR is NOT Dying: Members of the Virtual Reality Group on Facebook Respond to My Blogpost on Drift0r’s YouTube Video, And Set the Record Straight

VR is NOT Dying: Members of the Virtual Reality Group on Facebook Respond to My Blogpost on Drift0r’s YouTube Video, And Set the Record Straight

it was one of the main reasons i didnt even care to try the more expensive ones like the rift…but after getting into projection mapping and 3d as well as augmented reality …i decided let me give this a try …..and now im hooked…but yea those cardboard / half ass VR devices i believe is sending the wrong msg while kind of cool im not spending all that money…even tho the rift and Vive are way beyond that level…honestly the way i feel right now about it i can shut up to people about it…so ive been doing my part to educate people that VR is more then just games.

National Geographic provides virtual experience of natural world in new series

National Geographic provides virtual experience of natural world in new series

National Geographic wants its audience to experience the beauty and wonder of nature in a different way – with the  globally renowned TV channel joining hands with YouTube to offer its editorial content through VR.

Sansar To Host Live VR Comedy Series With YouTube Star Steve Hofstetter

Sansar To Host Live VR Comedy Series With YouTube Star Steve Hofstetter

The live comedy showcase will, according to Sansar’s creators, Linden Lab, allow fans to do everything in VR that they could do in a real-life comedy club: purchase tickets in-advance, shop for custom merch and memorabilia, even order drinks.

National Geographic Releases a Multi-part VR Series on YouTube Next Week

National Geographic Releases a Multi-part VR Series on YouTube Next Week

Teaming up with National Geographic, YouTube is airing a four-part series dubbed The Okavango Experience. As for the remaining two National Geographic VR series, set to air sometime next year, nothing is disclosed yet, though it is safe to say that thy will be similar to The Okavango Experience.

YouTube VR finally gets its launch on Oculus Go

YouTube VR finally gets its launch on Oculus Go

“We’re excited to announce that YouTube VR is coming soon to Oculus Go, bringing more than 800,000 VR videos on a variety of subjects to the platform, from nature documentaries to the latest 360 degree concerts.”

YouTube VR App Finally Gracing Oculus Go Headsets

YouTube VR App Finally Gracing Oculus Go Headsets

Following series of promising, advertising, and making announcements, YouTube app is finally rolling its tracks on Oculus Go. The launch, albeit a little late, marks a cornerstone for video service. YouTube VR Oculus Go app release means that all major Virtual Reality headset now support YT VR videos.

YouTube VR App Is Now Available On Oculus Go.

YouTube VR App Is Now Available On Oculus Go.

YouTube VR is finally available on Facebook's standalone VR headset Oculus Go , providing the largest library of video content on the web to users. Now Google's YouTube VR available for Oculus Go users.

‘YouTube VR’ Finally Comes to Oculus Go, Now Available on Oculus Store

‘YouTube VR’ Finally Comes to Oculus Go, Now Available on Oculus Store

Gear VR users have had access to YouTube’s VR app since July, but now it’s Oculus Go’s turn, as Oculus’ standalone VR headset is finally getting the long-awaited YouTube VR app. If you’re a PC VR player, look no further than YouTube VR for Vive, Rift and Windows VR headset, which is available through Steam.