Why Is SteamVR Running So Poorly On Oculus Quest?

Why Is SteamVR Running So Poorly On Oculus Quest?

PC VR titles running through the Oculus Dash or through the Epic Game Store worked perfectly, it was only SteamVR titles that caused problems.With some of my favourite VR games now completely unplayable, I decided to take a serious look at what’s going wrong with SteamVR using Oculus Quest.

Facebook VP calls for a change in the way they handle privacy

Facebook VP calls for a change in the way they handle privacy

In it he calls for the company to begin creating products and services that better balance the need for data and the expectation of user privacy.All first-time sign ins to Oculus devices now require users to create or link a Facebook account.

Wave is pivoting away from virtual reality concerts

Wave is pivoting away from virtual reality concerts

Companies like Wave that offer services and products outside of the traditional gaming ecosystem are so few and far between that news like this is so disheartening.If we want to move the industry beyond enthusiasts and gamers, we need better pricing and more ease of use.

The 10 Games That Should Be On Every Oculus Quest

The 10 Games That Should Be On Every Oculus Quest

Thanks to the precise tracking of the motion controllers in 3D space and accurate ball physics, you’ll really feel like you’re playing the game for real.

Panasonic unveils new specs for its slim VR glasses

Panasonic unveils new specs for its slim VR glasses

At this years all digital CES 2021, Panasonic has teased some major updates to their prototype super slim VR glasses.The micro-OLED displays were unsurprisingly developed in house by Panasonic, in partnership with Kopin.

Iconic Adventure Myst is Reborn in VR

Iconic Adventure Myst is Reborn in VR

In fact, the remake looks like the game the original developers wanted to make, but couldn’t achieve thanks to the limitations of the PlayStation 3.Looking at the new art and environments of the Myst VR remake, I feel that they’ve done the same thing.

AvidXchange SVP Heather Caudill on the Quest to Ensure Customer Loyalty

AvidXchange SVP Heather Caudill on the Quest to Ensure Customer Loyalty

We talked about the importance of understanding the ins and outs of customer loyalty, and what it takes for businesses to act on feedback to ensure continued success for both themselves and their clients.

First big VR announcement of 2021: Mare is coming to Oculus Quest

First big VR announcement of 2021: Mare is coming to Oculus Quest

The new game from Visiontrick Media, Mare, is coming to Oculus Quest at the very beginning of the year.Happy holidays folks, and thanks for the support throughout the years, MARE is finally ready for release and will be coming to Oculus Quest at the very beginning of next year.🙏See you on the other side!

Sony's Developer Problem Could Spell Trouble for PSVR2

Sony's Developer Problem Could Spell Trouble for PSVR2

Last month, VR Final reported that Aldin Dynamics, developer of Waltz Of The Wizard, announced they were "holding off" on further PlayStation development until Sony clarified its position on the future of PSVR.The response was...

Spatial’s new AR meeting app might save you from the Zoom grid of doom

Spatial’s new AR meeting app might save you from the Zoom grid of doom

Available on VR headsets like the Oculus Quest , Microsoft's HoloLens, and Magic Leap , the app allows users to meet in virtual office spaces to collaborate together throughout the workday.

Create a realistic VR experience using a normal 360-degree camera

Create a realistic VR experience using a normal 360-degree camera

Dr Christian Richardt and his team at CAMERA, the University of Bath's motion capture research centre, have created a new type of 360° VR photography accessible to amateur photographers called OmniPhotos.

Facebook sued by FTC, 48 attorneys general alleging it operates an illegal monopoly

Facebook sued by FTC, 48 attorneys general alleging it operates an illegal monopoly

NEW YORK — It’s physically impossible to get to the forest fight scene that hovers atop slender bamboo trees in “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” and not say out loud “Whoa.”Twenty years later, the exhilarating grace of Ang Lee’s martial-arts masterwork is just as breathtaking.

Mind Muscle VR on Steam

Mind Muscle VR on Steam

Changing your body into the shape you want--using your mind.This will improve the precision of control that you have with your body.You may want to return regularly for a refresher, but even just one focused practice session can have a profound effect on your future workouts, making your muscle control very precise.

In Death: Unchained - VR Review

In Death: Unchained - VR Review

Roguelites aren’t usually my forte, but I took up the bow and arrow in virtual reality and was sliced, shot, and stabbed as I inched my way further and further, learning from every death.

Is Facebook Killing Oculus With Its Decisions?

Is Facebook Killing Oculus With Its Decisions?

That’s changed, and Oculus Quest 2 owners have no choice but to sign up for a FaceBook account.Yet, FaceBook seems to think being forced to sign up for something you still don’t want is going to rub consumers the right way.

Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge – VR Review

Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge – VR Review

There’s some exploration along the way – you’re on a defined path, but you can venture off it a bit sometimes to get extra weapons, items, and such.Enemies getting stuck in place occasionally, the little droids blasting dead enemies and the lightsaber combat did not feel like swinging a cutting tool at all.

HP Reverb G2 Review – Screen Door No More

HP Reverb G2 Review – Screen Door No More

Before we break into the review, here’s a recap of Reverb G2 specs: Resolution 2,160 × 2,160 (4.7MP) per-eye (LCD) Refresh Rate 90Hz Lenses Single element Fresnel Field of View 114° diagonal Optical Adjustments IPD IPD Range 60–68mm Connectors USB-C, DisplayPort, Power Cable Length 6m Tracking Quad on-board camera (no external beacons) Controllers Reverb G2 controllers Audio Off-ear headphones Microphone Yes Pass-through Cameras Yes HP Reverb G2 Summary.

STAR WARS™: Squadrons — Pilot Briefing: Holiday Supply Drops – EA Official Site

STAR WARS™: Squadrons — Pilot Briefing: Holiday Supply Drops – EA Official Site

Full details will be provided in its release notes, but the highlights are a new map and components coming to the game!.

New hand tracking support for Vacation Simulator

New hand tracking support for Vacation Simulator

A new teaser video for the VR title Vacation Simulator looks at hand tracking support for the game on Oculus Quest.

Stretchable 'skin' sensor gives robots human sensation

Stretchable 'skin' sensor gives robots human sensation

Cornell University researchers have created a fiber-optic sensor that combines low-cost LEDs and dyes, resulting in a stretchable "skin" that detects deformations such as pressure, bending and strain.

Swordsman VR Game Review – Medieval Combat That Will Test Your Fighting Skills

Swordsman VR Game Review – Medieval Combat That Will Test Your Fighting Skills

You’re going to need to put actual strength into your strikes, especially if you choose to play with the full weighted mode which I thought gave the best approximation of weapon weight, much like Blade and Sorcery and Hellsplit: Arena does.

Population: One | Review

Population: One | Review

Population: One With the release of the much-anticipated Population: One, the Battle Royale format, still ridiculously popular with games like PUBG and Fortnite, makes its way to VR and, this time, it’s completely untethered.

Verizon, Smithsonian Launch Augmented Reality Museum Experience

Verizon, Smithsonian Launch Augmented Reality Museum Experience

"As our first public commissioning venture for the Interaction Lab, we're thrilled to be supporting independent creators and teams in creating new digital tools and immersive experiences with Smithsonian's incredible library of Open Access collections," Carolyn Royston, CEO of the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, said.

Sensorium Galaxy Reveals New Details About Virtual Reality Avatars

Sensorium Galaxy Reveals New Details About Virtual Reality Avatars

Sensorium Corporation announced that it will be using photorealistic avatars of world-famous artists on its upcoming social virtual reality platform —Sensorium Galaxy.By using fully CG avatars of musicians, Sensorium Galaxy can overcome the current limitations of one-dimensional music experiences.

Facebook VP of VR recommends checking your account is in 'good standing' before buying a Quest 2

Facebook VP of VR recommends checking your account is in 'good standing' before buying a Quest 2

Bosworth was asked if there was any news on people being banned and losing access to their games, and he acknowledged that there have been some cases, though he claimed it's not a large number.

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.

Why are Homes and Autos Still Built the Old Fashioned Way?

Why are Homes and Autos Still Built the Old Fashioned Way?

The reason is that people who build homes, cars, and other things would need to be retrained -- but the result would be a more sustainable and safer world.There is a company called Blu Homes that builds houses like this.

The 'Unix Way'

The 'Unix Way'

Instead of creating another distinct digital structure for things like hardware and processes, Unix thinks of all of these as files.

New virtual reality software allows scientists to 'walk' inside cells

New virtual reality software allows scientists to 'walk' inside cells

The software, called vLUME, was created by scientists at the University of Cambridge and 3D image analysis software company Lume VR Ltd. It allows super-resolution microscopy data to be visualised and analysed in virtual reality, and can be used to study everything from individual proteins to entire cells.

AR & VR Training: The Future of Corporate Learning

AR & VR Training: The Future of Corporate Learning

With their unique senses of immersion and experience, AR and VR technologies are the next big tools to find use in the workplace of the future.Walmart, on the other hand, jumped on board the VR bandwagon to train employees in real-world scenarios with a pilot program launched way back in 2017.