With ScienceVR's Carroll’s Riddles, you are invited on a journey to a mind-bending dimension created based on Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland (1865) and The Game of Logic(1886).Lewis Carroll invented a tool - the Carroll Diagram(1886) - to visualize the attributes of things that we re-created in Carroll’s Riddles.
The global augmented reality & virtual reality in gaming market ecosystem was valued at US$ 1340.2 Mn in 2018 and is expected to reach US$ XX Mn by 2023 with a CAGR of 26.6% during the forecast period.
If you have linked your old Oculus account to Facebook or created a new one when you set up an Oculus Quest 2 and then decide you want to delete your Facebook account, you will also lose all of the purchases that you have made on the Oculus Store.
Khronos Group, the consortium behind the OpenXR industry standard, today announced that it has begun officially certifying products that correctly implement the OpenXR standard.Khronos also announced new extensions to OpenXR which expand the standard to support hand-tracking and eye-tracking.
Nostos, developed by NetEase, is a PC and VR cross-platform multiplayer survival game with an open-world where elements of Oriental animated films are incorporated.
For small brands and e-commerce businesses, these updates bring a lot of opportunities to the table: access to one of the largest online audiences in the world and a new direct-to-consumer sales channel with no fixed infrastructure costs, and less friction between acquisition and conversion than ever.
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.
But just as important is that the Rift S sits alongside the recently announced Oculus Quest, the company’s all-in-one, mobile-chipset driven device, with both sharing the same controllers and Oculus boasting of the ease with which titles can be ported across, creating a single, mature platform for VR for the first time.
It was suggested that the company could have opted to offer a ‘Rift Pro’ for that latter group at the same time as the Rift S, but Facebook’s Jason Rubin explained in a recent interview why they didn’t think that was the right call.
Set in the subtropical dry forest of the Florida Keys (an archipelago situated off the southern coast of Florida, USA), Butterfly World draws the players into an immersive virtual environment where they learn about relationships between butterflies, plants, and invasive species.
3) Pimax 8k Small ParP-1.7420.945-1.6361.636-0.9451.742-1.6361.6360.00117.12103.54120.29. 4) Pimax 8k Normal ParP-2.7690.945-1.6361.636-0.9452.769-1.6361.6360.00117.12113.54140.29. 5) Pimax 8k Large ParP-5.7560.945-1.6361.636-0.9455.756-1.6361.6360.00117.12123.54160.29. 30) In my experience, on Vive with the default padding, quite a bit of the rendered FoV is not optically visible.
Renowned game designer Eric Chahi's latest imagines a data server as a colourful world filled with papercraft creatures. To be independent and free to share my passion for exploring new experiences and technology, I created my new studio: Pixel Reef.
In a wide-ranging interview with Rubin at GDC 2019 last week, we got to learn more about why the company believes that the Rift S is the right choice to push its VR ecosystem to reach a critical point of sustainability.
Via his blog, Luckey starts by saying “Rift S is very cool,” “it is going to be a great HMD.” But like any design compromises have had to be made during the creation process, and one that has got both consumers and Palmer riled is the removal of Oculus Rift’s mechanical interpupillary distance (IPD) adjustment – the distance between a users eyes – for a software version.
Anyone within the supported range (about 58mm to 72mm) got a perfect optical experience – field curvature on the focal plane was matched, geometric distortion was properly corrected, world scale was at the right size, and pupil swim was more or less even.
While to some Oculus’ announcement of the Rift S represents the newest and best version of a good VR headset, to others it’s a far cry from what they hoped Oculus would be able to deliver three years after the first Rift.
We've set a high bar for content quality on Quest, higher than we've ever enforced before, in order to build a platform where everyone has confidence in the quality of the titles they're buying and developers know that their investments have a strong chance of success.
Linux Gamers Won't Be Steamed at Valve Much Longer Another major development in desktop Linux computing was Steam Play's August announcement of beta testing support for running Windows games on Linux .
Being the Quest priced as a Rift, I don’t know how many people will still choose to buy a PC-powered Rift (Image by Ars Technica) All the newest PC VR headsets seem to target the high-end enterprise market : Star VR One, XTAL, Vive Pro, Varjo, are all devices that are very expensive (the Vive Pro kit starts from $1400, Varjo will cost more than $5000) and offer high-end features.
Now, it’s come to light that Jaunt is holding a massive online auction, serving up everything from monitors and workstation computers to a wide variety of VR headsets & peripherals.
The Verge's Adi Robertson loved the Rift's design, praised its comfort, and was a fan of the launch line-up of games.
With the internet revolution, it has become commonplace to digitize assets, ideas, and services, and Matryx gives those in STEM a place to store their projects, exchange knowledge, sell (or buy) designs for application in other innovations, and even create bounties that incentivize like-minded individuals to collaborate.