Lovecraftian Horror Adventure ‘The Shore’ is Getting a VR Version Soon

Lovecraftian Horror Adventure ‘The Shore’ is Getting a VR Version Soon

Dragonis says in the game’s Steam discussion board that the VR version is slated to arrive in “a matter of 2 months,” however the studio wants to first ensure that the flatscreen game is up to snuff.

The Age of “Retina” VR is Almost Here: What Does That Mean?

The Age of “Retina” VR is Almost Here: What Does That Mean?

At the top end, where OLEDs and upcoming microLED displays live, resolutions and image reproduction are reaching the point where the human eye can’t detect the limits of the technology.

For a Veteran Studio That’s Weathered the Storm, VR Has Become a Lucrative Business

For a Veteran Studio That’s Weathered the Storm, VR Has Become a Lucrative Business

Cloudhead CEO Denny Unger tells Road to VR that Pistol Whip’s success has come from both by a growing VR market and a major pivot in the studio’s approach to VR design, which was driven by Cloudhead’s hard-won VR expertise and the frightening state of VR in 2018—when the studio came uncomfortably close to being forced to abandon VR altogether.

Hate The Oculus FB Login Policy? Carmack Confirms It's Here To Stay

Hate The Oculus FB Login Policy? Carmack Confirms It's Here To Stay

Unlucky for us, former Oculus CTO John Carmack has confirmed it "isn't going away."."[Facebook] login isn't going away.Given the climate, I don't expect people to believe it, but [Facebook] is extremely serious about privacy.".

Oculus Quest 2 Hardware & Experience review – Vision Quest

Oculus Quest 2 Hardware & Experience review – Vision Quest

Of course, the reason you’ve bought Oculus Quest 2 is to play games and experience movies and videos (not those kinds,) in Virtual Reality, so what is available?

Near-Perfect Virtual Hands For Virtual Reality!

Near-Perfect Virtual Hands For Virtual Reality!

This video is a quick digest of the paper "MEgATrack: Monochrome Egocentric Articulated Hand-Tracking for Virtual Reality" published by Facebook Reality Labs.Paper Abstract: We present a system for real-time hand-tracking to drive virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) experiences.

Bye-bye Rift! Oculus Goes All-in On The Quest

Bye-bye Rift! Oculus Goes All-in On The Quest

The Oculus Rift headset, which pioneered modern consumer VR, is being discontinued.It’s likely that Oculus will unify and rebrand its software, but there’s no reason to expect that new Oculus games and experiences won’t keep working on Rift headsets.

Frostpoint VR 10v10 Shooter Releasing Dec 1st

Frostpoint VR 10v10 Shooter Releasing Dec 1st

Frostpoint VR is a new PvP PC VR shooter coming to a headset near you on December 1st.Frostpoint will absolutely have some of the classic modes like Conquest and Team Deathmatch, the devs have made it clear they want to try some new things.

Carmack teases 120Hz support for Quest 2

Carmack teases 120Hz support for Quest 2

A recent tweet from John Carmack hints at the potential of 120Hz support for the Oculus Quest 2 or other upcoming headsets.Important point: Don’t just default to the highest frame rate available, or your app will likely run poorly if we release 120 FPS support.

PlayStation CEO says VR won’t be a ‘meaningful’ part of gaming for years

PlayStation CEO says VR won’t be a ‘meaningful’ part of gaming for years

Sony PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan says virtual reality won’t be a meaningful part of interactive entertainment in the near future.The statement suggests that an update to Sony’s PlayStation VR headset is years away.

Oculus Quest 2 doesn't support Oculus Go games and apps

Oculus Quest 2 doesn't support Oculus Go games and apps

When someone asked Oculus CTO John Carmack on Twitter why they couldn’t find the drop-down menu that lets you access the Go library, the executive replied that the company removed support for the Go library on the Quest 2.

Join the ‘Frostpoint VR: Proving Grounds’ Beta This Month to (Maybe) Win a Free Copy

Join the ‘Frostpoint VR: Proving Grounds’ Beta This Month to (Maybe) Win a Free Copy

Win or lose, the first 3,000 people to achieve that milestone each week during the beta will receive a free copy of Frostpoint VR: Proving Grounds when it releases later this year.

Oculus Quest 2 delivers standalone VR with sharper 90Hz screens for $299

Oculus Quest 2 delivers standalone VR with sharper 90Hz screens for $299

Facebook says that extra battery will double the Quest 2’s runtime, and act as a counterweight to balance the whole contraption on your head.The company says it’ll stop selling the Rift S in the spring, and it’ll focus on the Quest 2 as its flagship device for the next year.

A deep-learning E-skin decodes complex human motion

A deep-learning E-skin decodes complex human motion

The research team, led by Professor Sungho Jo from the School of Computing, collaborated with Professor Seunghwan Ko from Seoul National University to design this new measuring system that extracts signals corresponding to multiple finger motions by generating cracks in metal nanoparticle films using laser technology.

Lenovo Is Launching A New Android-Based Standalone VR Headset

Lenovo Is Launching A New Android-Based Standalone VR Headset

It doesn't run Daydream software like Google's headsets, but it does probably have access to the Play Store and its collection of VR apps.Lenovo will release its standalone VR headset in Q3.

Joe Rogan Reveals How Gaming May Be the Future of Fitness

Joe Rogan Reveals How Gaming May Be the Future of Fitness

Gaming may be the future of fitness, or at least that's what Joe Rogan recently suggested during episode 1440 of the Joe Rogan Experience, where the UFC commentator and popular podcaster interviewed Hugo Martin, a director on the upcoming DOOM Eternal.

Coronavirus Nerves: Whoa Horsey!

Coronavirus Nerves: Whoa Horsey!

In addition to straight-line thinking, we humans like to go for the less expensive option, expecting that it will be just as good as the higher-priced one, and sometimes it is.However, the situation points out the disjointed and uncoordinated effort we see in vaccine development today.

More Than 100 VR Games Have Exceeded $1 Million in Revenue

More Than 100 VR Games Have Exceeded $1 Million in Revenue

Based on data gathered from the major VR storefronts—Steam, PlayStation Network, Oculus PC, & Oculus Rift—and insights from developers, Chennavasin estimates that a total of 106 VR games have exceeded $1 million in revenue.

Philips Hue Vulnerability Shines Light on Possible IoT Security Nightmare

Philips Hue Vulnerability Shines Light on Possible IoT Security Nightmare

"The billions of devices that increasingly run our homes and businesses are the single largest threat vector for digital exploitation by bad actors, given their poor security record and their being relatively easy to take over," said Dion Hinchcliffe, principal analyst at Constellation Research.

The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners latest example to show how the survival-horror genre can be enhanced by VR

The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners latest example to show how the survival-horror genre can be enhanced by VR

So I think I can say with confidence that a lot of people have played a zombie game at some point and likely killed one with a knife.

This ‘Snackable’ Headset Aims to Make VR More Approachable to the Public

This ‘Snackable’ Headset Aims to Make VR More Approachable to the Public

When it comes to public spaces like shops and museums, self-service virtual reality isn’t really a thing yet; first-timers generally need to be told how to put on the headset, how to hold the controllers, and where to stand.

Amazon.com: SkyTech Shiva Gaming Computer PC Desktop – Ryzen 5 2600 6-Core 3.4 GHz, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 6G, 500G SSD, 16GB DDR4, RGB, AC WiFi, Windows 10 Home 64-bit: Computers & Accessories

Amazon.com: SkyTech Shiva Gaming Computer PC Desktop – Ryzen 5 2600 6-Core 3.4 GHz, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 6G, 500G SSD, 16GB DDR4, RGB, AC WiFi, Windows 10 Home 64-bit: Computers & Accessories

Games in be run grate and the FPS is at a good point where I don’t get motion sickness.Games run grate and it’s a pc that won’t die out on you.

Virtual reality training could improve employee safety

Virtual reality training could improve employee safety

The Human Factors Research Group at the University of Nottingham, developed an immersive VR system to stimulate participants' perception of temperature, and senses of smell, sight and hearing to explore how they behaved during two health and safety training scenarios: an emergency evacuation in the event of a fire and a fuel leak.

Borderlands 2 VR coming to PC this fall

Borderlands 2 VR coming to PC this fall

Catch-aRide and race across Pandora in first-person view and experience the thrill of a psycho running toward you with grenade in-hand yelling, “Boom time!” Virtually Slow Time: Borderlands 2 VR includes new features unique to the VR experience to empower Vault Hunters in their fight against Handsome Jack.

What Virtual Reality Is Good At — Serial Experiments Rahul

What Virtual Reality Is Good At — Serial Experiments Rahul

Short, immersive games simply make the most out of what VR has to offer, much like blurbs of text or short videos made the most of mobile.It can't be overstated how big of an ask this is — and so, experiences must produce a lot of value in very little time.

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I am excited to share the next version of the FORM fractal visualizer, using a new compute shader surface calculation and rendering architecture.

AI Raises the Bar for Home Network Security

AI Raises the Bar for Home Network Security

These robust emerging solutions for the connected home apply machine learning technology to identify devices on the home network, detect anomalous endpoint behavior, monitor and detect incoming threats, identify unreliable phishing websites, and enable more robust digital parenting.

Facebook's New Campus for Oculus Gets $515 Million of Financing

Facebook's New Campus for Oculus Gets $515 Million of Financing

(Bloomberg) -- The developer building Facebook Inc.’s new waterfront office hub just south of San Francisco has gotten $515 million of financing for the project, which will house the technology giant’s Oculus virtual reality arm.

'Dreams' Launches into Early Access on PS4, PSVR Support Still Pending – Road to VR

'Dreams' Launches into Early Access on PS4, PSVR Support Still Pending – Road to VR

While the game is slated to include VR support at some point, it’s still unclear when users will be able to jump into their creations with PSVR. Media Molecule's 'Dreams' Confirmed to Support PSVR at Launch.

Oculus Quest Needs More Original Content, not Ports

Oculus Quest Needs More Original Content, not Ports

With a launch date expected to be coming soon – fingers crossed for F8 2019 – and that ‘Spring 2019’ window closing ever faster, I’m hoping Oculus is saving the best for last.