High-Tech Workouts With Activ5: No Gym, No Problem

High-Tech Workouts With Activ5: No Gym, No Problem

The Activ5 device is designed for use with apps and games running on Bluetooth-enabled smartphones, tablets, or an Apple Watch.The Activ5 app setup uses a game method that involves pressing the Activ5 hand unit to complete strength and alignment assessments.

This professional VR headset arrives in a military-grade suitcase with a PC included

This professional VR headset arrives in a military-grade suitcase with a PC included

VRgineers and Novbox do not disclose pricing of the XTAL NovBox, but since we are talking about a unique VR headset, a high-end PC housed in a portable made-to-order case, and an specially-designed enclosure from a company that makes carrying gear for the movie industry, we are clearly talking about a hefty sum here.

I moved my workspace to VR, here's what I learnt

I moved my workspace to VR, here's what I learnt

Noteworthy things are my "convertible" standing desk and the way I use Magnet macOS app shortcuts to quickly "snap" the windows into correct positions.

Oculus Half-dome Prototypes Show Off the Future of VR

Oculus Half-dome Prototypes Show Off the Future of VR

The original had a massive 140-degree field of view, way more than the 110-degrees that is currently the norm with high-end HMDs. Using the optomechanical setup and eye tracking it would ensure that you always had a sharp, optically realistic image no matter where you looked or how your eyes move.

Takelings House Party on Steam

Takelings House Party on Steam

Although we are very excited to finally get to share our party game with the VR community, we'd like to be able to guarantee a stable experience by full release.Balancing our Party Mode's points system and the gameplay of each minigame will require a lot of play testing with many different home setups.”.

Immersion at Scale: SIGGRAPH VR Theater 2019

Immersion at Scale: SIGGRAPH VR Theater 2019

You really can’t miss the VR Theater space, wherever you are in the experience/exhibition hallAs attendees entered the space, welcome music and voice over was played, and attendees were helped into their seats by student volunteers.

What Can We Expect from PSVR 2?

What Can We Expect from PSVR 2?

Sony patents also point to a wireless HMD, which would make for a pretty compelling living room setup and open up room-scale play in a way that current PSVR titles can’t match.

Oculus Rift S Patch Dramatically Improves Controller Tracking, Coming To Quest In Future

Oculus Rift S Patch Dramatically Improves Controller Tracking, Coming To Quest In Future

Oculus PC software Public Test Channel version 1.39 brings important improvements to Touch controller tracking on Oculus Rift S . We tested the update today, and found that it dramatically improves controller tracking close to the headset, and noticeably reduces cases of controller occlusion breaking tracking.

Controller's mount/Cups

Controller's mount/Cups

Magnetic bracket: You'll need the magnetic bracket to upgrade your ProTubeVR if you want to use magnetic cups. (For systems labeled "pre-order", the cups are in production and deliveries will start in June.).

Valve Index is the next extraordinarily pricey VR rig to compete for your dollars

Valve Index is the next extraordinarily pricey VR rig to compete for your dollars

While it'll be available in multiple configurations, the full $999 bundle gets you the headset, a pair of Valve's Knuckles controllers, and two sensor-laden base stations. In fact, Valve's own store page notes that each individual piece of Index hardware plays nice with Vive and Vive Pro gear.

Here’s How You Set Up Guardian On Rift S And Oculus Quest, And What Happens After

Here’s How You Set Up Guardian On Rift S And Oculus Quest, And What Happens After

On the first Rift you set up Guardian before putting the headset on by walking around the room with a Touch controller.

Latest Oculus Update Brings Hidden Rift S Tutorial App

Latest Oculus Update Brings Hidden Rift S Tutorial App

Like on the original Rift, once you’re done with Touch setup, you’re then taken to Oculus First Contact, which in this case is done by placing the First Contact cartridge into the old school console.

Online Racing Simulator

Online Racing Simulator

With the view locked to the horizon you get a strong feeling of how the car is moving but it can be too much so there is an alternative setting to 'filter' the view.

How To Stream VR Games From Rift, Vive, And PSVR To Twitch And More

How To Stream VR Games From Rift, Vive, And PSVR To Twitch And More

Here’s what a PSVR stream looks like with a capture card and full setup: Watch VR PLATFORMER ASTRO BOT – Playing One Of PSVR’s Best Games This Year from UploadVR on www.twitch.tv The capture card that I recommend and that I use for not only PSVR but also my Xbox One and Nintendo Switch is the Elgato HD60 S.

Google Assistant Gets More Features, Greater Reach

Google Assistant Gets More Features, Greater Reach

Interpreter Mode -- which will roll out over the next few weeks on Google Home devices and Smart Displays -- users can ask the Assistant for help conversing in dozens of languages.

Alien: Isolation Is Getting A Mobile Sequel

Alien: Isolation Is Getting A Mobile Sequel

Alien: Blackout has you guiding Amanda Ripley and her crew through "seven fear-inducing levels" in a setup that sounds familiar to Five Nights at Freddy. For more information on Alien: Blackout, head here .

Have You Played... Doom VFR?

Have You Played... Doom VFR?

It feels like Doom, which is the important thing, and while it isn’t exactly the longest of games it was definitely worth seeing the potential of VR at the time.

StarVR One Will Be The First VR Headset To Support VirtualLink USB-C

StarVR One Will Be The First VR Headset To Support VirtualLink USB-C

A StarVR representative told UploadVR its $3200 ultra wide field of view VR headset supports the new VirtualLink VR cable standard. It is possible, however, the ‘Rift S’ headset TechCrunch reported Oculus will release next year and the Valve first party headset our sources tell us is in the works would both use VirtualLink.

The 4-Step Method for Developing Strong Product Content

The 4-Step Method for Developing Strong Product Content

Item setup data is stored in multiple supply chain systems, while product content is stored in legacy PIM and digital asset management (DAM) systems. Fortunately, new tools are available that make the process of gathering item setup data and submitting it to multiple retailers significantly easier.

Just 20% Of Rift Users Have A ‘Roomscale’ Setup

Just 20% Of Rift Users Have A ‘Roomscale’ Setup

The current Rift bundle, including two Touch controllers, now comes with two sensors, which track the infrared LEDs inside the headset and Touch controllers to figure out their positions in your room- called the ‘Constellation’ tracking system. In May 2017, Oculus officially added support for ‘roomscale’ setups using three tracking sensors instead of two.