Half-Life: Alyx Speedrun Debuted as First VR Game Ever Played During Games Done Quick Stream

Half-Life: Alyx Speedrun Debuted as First VR Game Ever Played During Games Done Quick Stream

Half-Life: Alyx was named a bonus game for SGDQ 2020 Online before the weeklong event began, requiring a donation goal of $90,000 before it was scheduled to be shown.

Sponsor @thaytan on GitHub Sponsors

Sponsor @thaytan on GitHub Sponsors

I work full-time on Open Source projects (like GStreamer) through my job at Centricular, and in my spare time I've been reverse engineering Oculus Rift VR headsets and building drivers for OpenHMD that support full positional tracking.

Tokyo Hospital Live Streaming Surgeries in VR

Tokyo Hospital Live Streaming Surgeries in VR

Tokyo Women’s Medical University is using an 8K virtual reality camera to film surgeries.With the live stream, an unlimited number of students can experience the operation in real-time from the surgeon’s perspective.The surgery is filmed and streamed using an Insta360 Titan camera using Insta360 8K Live software.

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.

Could Ads Become Potent Weapons Against Streaming Piracy?

Could Ads Become Potent Weapons Against Streaming Piracy?

"Among U.S. broadband households using free, ad-supported video services, 97 percent also subscribe to a premium OTT or pay-TV service," noted Brandon Riney, research analyst at Parks Associates.

VR Is Risky Business for Brave Developers, but Quest Could Change That in 2020

VR Is Risky Business for Brave Developers, but Quest Could Change That in 2020

Zoink Games’ VR puzzle game Ghost GiantAnother of the key takeaways echoed by virtually everyone I’ve spoken to working in the VR space is that beyond the intrigue of the technology itself, it’s the tight-knit community of developers and the level of support on offer that makes this budding new industry segment all the more appealing.

Viveport Streaming review and comparison with Oculus Link

Viveport Streaming review and comparison with Oculus Link

Finally I have been able to try Viveport Streaming, the solution that lets you use your Vive Focus Plus to play PC VR games via Wi-Fi streaming .

How to develop a mixed reality experience on the Vive Focus

How to develop a mixed reality experience on the Vive Focus

Christmas is coming and it is time for me to make a gift to the whole XR community , letting everyone create augmented and mixed reality experiences for the Vive Focus (Plus or the original one)!

What the CBS Blackout Means for the Future of Streaming

What the CBS Blackout Means for the Future of Streaming

"In fact, 28 percent of consumers said they have subscribed to an OTT streaming service for a single title," noted Parks Associates' Sappington.

Leveraging Live Video Streaming, the Great Democratizer

Leveraging Live Video Streaming, the Great Democratizer

Nobody knew quite what to do with it at the beginning, but one thing was for certain: The ability to instantly start up a video stream and broadcast to users seemed like a Great Democratizer in the world of media.

Educational VR Experiences from CuriosityStream

Educational VR Experiences from CuriosityStream

CuriosityStream is a streaming service dedicated to documentaries. The full-scale VR content requires a dedicated headset. This is a full-scale app that requires a dedicated headset and a download. This has only been a look at some of the educational VR experiences from CuriosityStream.

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.

▷ Oculus Quest Porn

▷ Oculus Quest Porn

Turn on your headset and go to the built-in browser .Type in the address of your preferred VR porn site (Our Test-Winner: VRBangers (Memorial Sale, right now!) This means like the Oculus Go , you can watch VR porn videos directly from the headset itself.

Facebook Will Offer VR Livestream of F8 Keynote on Go & Gear VR

Facebook Will Offer VR Livestream of F8 Keynote on Go & Gear VR

At the time there was no way for Rift users to watch that version of the livestream because the Venues app is only available on the company’s mobile headsets.

Vive Ecosystem Conference: info on program and registration

Vive Ecosystem Conference: info on program and registration

Is there a live stream to watch the event even if I won’t be in Shenzhen? You can use this QR code to register for the event (Image by HTC Vive) Live stream. Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window).

Google Stadia: Future of Gaming or Pie in the Cloud?

Google Stadia: Future of Gaming or Pie in the Cloud?

Stadia represents Google's vision for the future of gaming, "where the worlds of watching and playing games converge into a new generation game platform, perfectly built for the 21st century," Google General Manager Phil Harrison told the audience at the gathering.

Google Stadia is the new streaming gaming platform from Google

Google Stadia is the new streaming gaming platform from Google

Stadia can stream games in 60 fps, with HDR and 4K resolution, said Google’s Majd Bakar. Harrison said that players will be able to access and play Stadia games, like Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, within seconds.

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.

Flipside Update #21 - Faster character loading and multiplayer fixes

Flipside Update #21 - Faster character loading and multiplayer fixes

Improved Recording for Multiplayer Thanks to all our beta users, especially Discord user Derky Sprawl , The VR Girl and vrgamedevgirl for helping us track down key multiplayer bugs! New audio tutorial Learn how to use an external microphone to improve the audio quality of your recordings.

Public Homes and Facebook Livestreaming

Public Homes and Facebook Livestreaming

This update will bring aboard two new social sharing features — Public Homes and Facebook Livestreaming. This month, we’ll be getting Public Homes, or a way to share our virtual abode with those on our friends list and other Oculus members.

We saw virtual reality's bright future at CES 2019

We saw virtual reality's bright future at CES 2019

Oculus Rift is choosing to ride the wave rather than swim against it, announcing an update which will allow users to live stream their virtual reality shenanigans to Facebook - something which is likely to benefit streamers.

AR Glasses, Step Back: VR Hybrids Will Be The First Mainstream Form of “AR”

AR Glasses, Step Back: VR Hybrids Will Be The First Mainstream Form of “AR”

Startup VRVana created a VR/AR hybrid — and was quickly acquired by Apple for $30 million (Image Credit: Tom’s Hardware) All major companies in the space have been dialing up their experiments with passthrough AR — and some even started building their own headsets.

Stream Games Easily to Standalone VR Headsets With Radeon ReLive and the AMD Link app

Stream Games Easily to Standalone VR Headsets With Radeon ReLive and the AMD Link app

In its continued race against Nvidia to provide gamers with the latest resources for not only playing, but streaming and recording content using its GPU’s, AMD has today announced the launch of the Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition.

How to use Casting to stream your Oculus Go content to Phone or PC

How to use Casting to stream your Oculus Go content to Phone or PC

Follow my guide on how to update your Oculus Go until you can select the “Cast” option) On the popup that appears, confirm that you want to cast; Remove the headset and check your phone: you should have another popup there, asking if you want to start the streaming.

Virtual Reality: Slow Growth but Expanding Use Cases

Virtual Reality: Slow Growth but Expanding Use Cases

While there are certainly opportunities to lower costs via bundling -- especially with Sony's PlayStation VR, which requires a game console to function -- there is no new technology to excite consumers this holiday season.

A new way to see stress -- using supercomputers: Stressed materials show asymmetric distributions in simulations on Comet and Jetstream supercomputers through XSEDE allocations

A new way to see stress -- using supercomputers: Stressed materials show asymmetric distributions in simulations on Comet and Jetstream supercomputers through XSEDE allocations

What's more, added Xiong, is the lack of a well-established computer code that can be used for the local stress calculation at the atomic scale. "The debugging of that code needed cloud monitoring and on-demand intelligence resource allocation," Xiong recalled.

‘Virtual Desktop’ is Finally Coming to Oculus Go & Gear VR This Week, Oculus Quest Next Year

‘Virtual Desktop’ is Finally Coming to Oculus Go & Gear VR This Week, Oculus Quest Next Year

Virtual Desktop creator Guy Godin says that like the PC version, the mobile version relies on Window’s native touch keyboard for text input, although you can connect Bluetooth mice, keyboards and gamepads to flush out the functionality of the experience.

Sony Patent Allows Observers to Dynamically Look into Virtual Reality Environments

Sony Patent Allows Observers to Dynamically Look into Virtual Reality Environments

To explain this further, Sony VR game streaming tool will make ‘a window’ out of smartphones, able to render the VR environment as well as the player in it. The angle and direction is entirely on the player 2, the observer, who controls the streaming experience via smartphone ‘window’.

Not A Billionaire? SpaceX Offers VR Alternative to Moon Tour

Not A Billionaire? SpaceX Offers VR Alternative to Moon Tour

The rocketship will be reusable like all SpaceX rockets, but this trip to the moon is actually just a test drive. While the BFR mission will already break a million technical milestones, streaming HD VR video from the moon is still an incredible technical feat.

YouTube announces support for 360-degree live streaming video and 3D 'spatial audio'

YouTube announces support for 360-degree live streaming video and 3D 'spatial audio'

YouTube is introducing 360-degree live video streaming and 'spatial audio' to its service, laying its claim in the increasingly crowded world of VR. "Today's we're taking immersive video even further with 360-degree live streaming on YouTube."