Facebooks is adding in a wireless streaming mode that will allow their users to play PC VR games on the headset without the use of the Oculus Link cable.
Pico Interactive announced last week that Neo 3, the Beijing-based company’s next standalone VR headset, is slated to arrive to consumers in Asia starting May 10th, 2021, and to enterprise in the West sometime this summer.
For a long time the only official way to distribute an app on the headset was to submit it to the main Quest store, but Oculus would only accept applications which meet certain quality criteria, like how much content the app offered to users and whether it was appropriately polished.
The app is called Argil, and Valkyrie Industries have plans to launch the software next month for PC VR headsets.It looks like the new app is not designed to be the most accurate and granular sculpting software on the market.
Apple's plan to release its App Tracking Transparency (ATT) privacy enhancement feature in early spring has set the ad industry on its ear and triggered a war with Facebook.
The study found that Instagram collects 79 per cent of its users’ personal data and shares it with third parties, including search history, location, contacts and financial info.“Any information you agree to be gathered by an app when signing up can be analysed for their benefit and even shared.
This announcement follows hot on the heels of the announcement that Virtual Desktop, the Oculus Quest app that allows users to control their Windows PCs from the comfort of their standalone headset, can now stream PC VR games wirelessly.
Today, we will begin rolling out (as experimental features) two long-requested additions to Oculus Quest: Multi-User accounts and App Sharing.With Multi-User and App Sharing, you'll be able to log multiple accounts into a single headset, and share Oculus Store apps you’ve purchased with those additional accounts.
"The results provide clarity into which productivity method works best for you based on your unique strengths, challenges and goals, and then offers helpful information and tips to better suit your working style," Salihefendić explained to the E-Commerce Times.
On January 26 2021, Google released the source code for Tilt Brush and stopped active development of the software, which is where we find ourselves now.At the time of writing it’s been less than two days since Tilt Brush has gone open source and already the first derivative app is available.
Rob Chinery's unofficial Oculus Quest unlisted games and apps store is probably the most popular third-party option for fans looking to browse the world of material now available with App Lab. App Lab DB allows users to search by Popularity, Recency, Audience Ratings and Price, meaning that it's an effective way to start for beginners.
The KrowdFit wellness app is part of a beta wellness incentive platform that rewards members with cash rewards for tracking sleep, mindfulness, walking, food logging, and physical activity.
Andrew ‘Boz’ Bosworth, Vice President of Augmented and Virtual Reality at Facebook hinted in a recent Instagram AMA that unlisted app distribution for the Oculus Quest 2 is coming soon.
A new game for the unofficial Appstore for Oculus Quest headsets, SideQuest, is maybe the most polished title on the store.They have a history developing games for mobile platforms and now they are taking that experience and developing an arcade shooter for VR.Unlike many titles on the SideQuest Appstore, this is a full game.
Any VR app developer who has a game or experience in the Oculus Quest store will automatically be opted into Facebook’s App Sharing feature beginning February 13, 2021 .
Facebook have announced that multi-user accounts and app sharing between accounts will be available on Oculus Quest headsets starting in February.This will allow secondary accounts on the device the ability to access apps and purchases made on the primary account.
"I think shopping apps are popular with consumers because they are a great way to experience a brand in an immersive digital setting," Steven Boal, CEO of Quotient, told the E-Commerce Times.
However, many ors mentioned social apps such as VRChat as a way to meet potential love interests.VRChat avatars (Image credit: Facebook/Oculus)Feeling ignored and marginalized after spending a few days on VRChat, I moved my mission to Rec Room, another VR social app.
Allowing users to install and run Android apps on the headset—if just in a ‘flat’ mode on a virtual screen controlled by a laser pointer—could drastically boost the value of the headset by bringing all manner of video players, web browsers, productivity tools, utilities, and even flat games to the device.
The Oculus Rift headset, which pioneered modern consumer VR, is being discontinued.It’s likely that Oculus will unify and rebrand its software, but there’s no reason to expect that new Oculus games and experiences won’t keep working on Rift headsets.
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.
Researchers from Penn State's College of Information Sciences and Technology have found that existing CSC apps lack the functions to support the full diagnostic process of a traditional visit to a medical facility.
The use of artificial intelligence is not yet a common feature in fitness apps, but it is a main component in a popular India-based app now focused on growing users in the U.S. and Canada.
"Apple's position on blocking xCloud and other cloud gaming services is unsustainable, particularly as other content streaming services such as Netflix are already on the App Store," he told TechNewsWorld.
As StarVR uses canted displays and they’re actually far more canted than other headsets on market.Giving a verdict on StarVR is a quite difficult thing - the FOV is huge and the fact it's properly calibrated is quite a big deal, making the headset more immersive and certainly useful in settings where immersion is critical factor.