Classroom of the Future: The Rise of Online Learning

Classroom of the Future: The Rise of Online Learning

The best online education uses a variety of methods and strategies to keep students engaged and learning."The benefit of the fully self-paced online course is evergreen enrollment, and learners can dedicate time, whenever and wherever they have it, to training," said Thought Industries' Daecher.

One Month After the ‘Half-Life: Alyx’ Surge, VR Usage on Steam Remains at Record High

One Month After the ‘Half-Life: Alyx’ Surge, VR Usage on Steam Remains at Record High

The release of Half-Life: Alyx (2020) on Steam in late March brought along with it nearly one million additional monthly-connected VR headsets, a record gain in SteamVR users.

Off-Killter

Off-Killter

Use the right motion controlle r touchpad to rotate the camera.Currently the game works best if you are always facing forward (with the exception of recording) and use the motion controllers for camera rotation and navigation.

Silicone Cover for Oculus™ Rift S

Silicone Cover for Oculus™ Rift S

Moulded to fit perfectly on the stock facial interface, it shields the foam from sweat, oil and dirt so that your headset stays fresh and clean.1 x Silicone Cover for Oculus Rift S.

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.

Lenovo Is Launching A New Android-Based Standalone VR Headset

Lenovo Is Launching A New Android-Based Standalone VR Headset

It doesn't run Daydream software like Google's headsets, but it does probably have access to the Play Store and its collection of VR apps.Lenovo will release its standalone VR headset in Q3.

This German town replicated itself in VR to keep its tourism alive

This German town replicated itself in VR to keep its tourism alive

This makes it easier to make the right decision for our city council, politicians, and citizens.”Herrenberg is already using the digital twin, which incorporates super-computing and technologies typically deployed in advanced aerospace, to visualize city data and citizens’ emotional responses to inform better decision-making.

Jack Dorsey and the End of Twitter

Jack Dorsey and the End of Twitter

So I don't envy the position that Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is in as he tries to figure out a way to do the right thing concerning the spread of false information and defend his company against an attack by the designated leader of the free world.

How a small German town is using an advanced digital twin

How a small German town is using an advanced digital twin

Herrenberg is already using the digital twin, which incorporates super-computing and technologies typically deployed in advanced aerospace, to visualise city data and citizens’ emotional responses to inform better decision-making.

Beat Prison Breakout VR

Beat Prison Breakout VR

Defeat enemies, advance through the prison, and groove to the beat in this grid-based rhythm action game.If you perform an action off-beat, take damage, or do not move or act for too long, your combo will drop back to base level.

VRTO Virtual & Augmented Reality World Conference & Expo

VRTO Virtual & Augmented Reality World Conference & Expo

Demo experiences are explicitly not intended for users under 13 years of age, and your entry signals your agreement to take full responsibility for any use of virtual reality or any other technologies exhibited at VRTO Conference and Expo by any minors in your care.

Looking Forward to XR Technology at the VRARA’s VR/AR Global Summit

Looking Forward to XR Technology at the VRARA’s VR/AR Global Summit

The free ticket includes live video of all of the talks and discussions, and access to many of the networking elements.All ticket holders get access to the platform used to remotely host the XR technology summit.

AWE Day 3: The Most Wholesome Day in the History of XR Technology

AWE Day 3: The Most Wholesome Day in the History of XR Technology

The day included a discussion on how to create a virtual world society from Tom Furness, a discussion on ethical responsibility in the immersive tech industry from Professor Donna Davis, a panel on women in XR, and more.

Apple-Google Contact Tracing App Gets First Trial in Switzerland

Apple-Google Contact Tracing App Gets First Trial in Switzerland

SwissCovid uses the Decentralized Privacy-Preserving Proximity Tracing (DP3T) protocol to minimize the collection and sharing of information.The UK has taken a centralized approach, while SwissCovid is decentralized, storing personal data it collects only on users' phones.

Report: Working From Home May Be a Keeper

Report: Working From Home May Be a Keeper

More than 40 percent of professionals working at home because of the pandemic would prefer to work remotely full time in the future, suggests a new report from Valoir."What was surprising was that the data says more than 40 percent of people prefer working remotely," she told the E-Commerce Times.

Talks and Announcements From Leading XR Companies at AWE Day 2

Talks and Announcements From Leading XR Companies at AWE Day 2

The packed day, despite some technical difficulties, featured more talks from XR experts and more announcements from XR companies.

Qualcomm: Wi-Fi 6E Chips Have "VR-class low latency" for VR Streaming

Qualcomm: Wi-Fi 6E Chips Have "VR-class low latency" for VR Streaming

Designed for mobile devices, the company says the chips support “VR-class latency” for streaming VR over Wi-Fi. Qualcomm’s new FastConnect 6900 and 6700 chips are designed to bring the latest Wi-Fi 6E standard to Snapdragon-based mobile devices like smartphones and standalone VR headsets.

Contact Tracing With Salesforce

Contact Tracing With Salesforce

He needed to build cylinders and pistons to what then were considered high tolerances so they would fit together like a hand in glove.Wilkinson's boring machine worked equally well for making steam engine cylinders.

Exclusive Preview: HP Reverb G2 Impressions – the King of Clarity

Exclusive Preview: HP Reverb G2 Impressions – the King of Clarity

Resolution is surely important, but so are things like screen-door effect, mura, persistence, color smearing, and plenty more contributed by the lenses.The original Reverb clearly still has the best resolution of any major consumer headset thanks to its 2,160 × 2,160 per-eye displays.

Pico Interactive Announces Availability of its Neo 2 and Neo 2 Eye Virtual Reality Headsets

Pico Interactive Announces Availability of its Neo 2 and Neo 2 Eye Virtual Reality Headsets

“It is fantastic to partner closely with Pico on the extraordinary Neo 2 Eye and to enable enterprise and professional users to unlock greater operational efficiency, provide powerful user insights, enhancing training, simulation and product development capabilities.”.

Half-Life: Alyx Update 1.4 Now Lets You Shake Bottles with Liquid Inside Them

Half-Life: Alyx Update 1.4 Now Lets You Shake Bottles with Liquid Inside Them

Half-Life: Alyx has received a new update 1.4 patch and it brings some interesting visual which lets you see the liquid inside a bottle.The most interesting part is that the latest Half-Life: Alyx update 1.4 also brings the ability where you can shake bottles with liquid sloshes around inside them when you shake the bottles.

HP Announces Reverb G2 – Price, Pre-orders, and Release Date

HP Announces Reverb G2 – Price, Pre-orders, and Release Date

With leading visual clarity, high quality off-ear headphones, improved tracking, and new controllers, there’s a lot to look forward to.From the upgrades and improvements, it seems quite clear that HP has been listening carefully to feedback from users of the original Reverb and other WMR headsets at large.

Announcing ‘Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge,’ a New VR Experience from ILMxLAB

Announcing ‘Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge,’ a New VR Experience from ILMxLAB

Some amazing news this morning from a galaxy not so far away—ILMxLAB just announced Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge, a new VR experience being developed in collaboration with Oculus Studios.

As Varjo and MeetinVR team up, can VR provide the human touch videoconferencing lacks?

As Varjo and MeetinVR team up, can VR provide the human touch videoconferencing lacks?

Virtual and extended reality headset manufacturer Varjo has announced a partnership with MeetinVR, providers of virtual enterprise collaboration software, to help deliver more realistic experiences.“As enterprises adapt to a new work environment, we’re excited to partner with leading industry players, such as MeetinVR, to help build the future of virtual and mixed reality collaboration.”.

HP’s high-resolution Reverb G2 is a $599 headset for VR gaming

HP’s high-resolution Reverb G2 is a $599 headset for VR gaming

It’s got the same resolution and field of view as the first-generation Reverb, but it features more tracking cameras, a redesigned controller, and new lenses and speakers from VR pioneer Valve.

Which VR Productivity App is Right For Me?

Which VR Productivity App is Right For Me?

As more and more people come across this virtualized world, I think it’s worth highlighting what popular/effective solutions for working in VR exist today and rating them based on the specific qualities that we’ve found make people the most productive in VR: Screen(s) Practicality , Focus , Collaboration , Comfortability , and Aesthetics.

Steam Community :: Video :: Drop In -VR F2P Early Access Day 1 Chaos

Steam Community :: Video :: Drop In -VR F2P Early Access Day 1 Chaos

Current visibility: Friends-only.This item will only be visible in searches to you, your friends, and admins.Drop In -VR F2P Early Access Day 1 Chaos.Drop In - VR F2PView all videos1."A video of a great Early Access Launch footage!

XRSpace Headset Opens Door to New Virtual World

XRSpace Headset Opens Door to New Virtual World

VR is having a moment right now, as people look for new experiences due to the isolation wrought by the pandemic over the past few months, observed Ross Rubin, principal analyst at Reticle Research, a consumer technology advisory firm in New York City.

POP!_OS Delivers Outstanding GNOME Experience

POP!_OS Delivers Outstanding GNOME Experience

Seasoned Linux users have many reasons to be attracted to POP!_OS' integration of the GNOME desktop as well.Is there a Linux software application or distro you'd like to suggest for review?

Oculus Rift S PC-Powered VR Gaming Headset

Oculus Rift S PC-Powered VR Gaming Headset

It was difficult to get working at first and required having Oculus tech support call me, but the problem was simple to correct by chaning some settings in the Oculus software.