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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.

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.

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 .

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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’.

NextVR Finally Includes Oculus Rift For its VR Broadcast Events

NextVR Finally Includes Oculus Rift For its VR Broadcast Events

In the extensive list of supported headsets NextVR excluded this particular one, a void that has been noted by dissatisfied Rift users since. The Oculus Rift inclusion among supported VR broadcast headsets signals that they are listening.