Lessons Learned From the SolarWinds Supply Chain Hack

Lessons Learned From the SolarWinds Supply Chain Hack

He includes 11 Linux Foundation recommendations including how organizations can harden their build environments against attackers, the need to begin shifting towards implementing and then requiring verified reproducible builds, and the practice of changing tools and interfaces so unintentional vulnerabilities are less likely.

Apple VR enables the use of your fingers as 3D controllers

Apple VR enables the use of your fingers as 3D controllers

The patent also contains a diagram, which gives us an idea about how the tech going to work.Credits: US Patent & Trademark OfficeAccording to the above image, we can get a basic idea that how the newest technology of apple going to work.

New VR sculpting app Argil will launch in April 2021

New VR sculpting app Argil will launch in April 2021

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.

New Dev Tool Brings Automation to Code Changes

New Dev Tool Brings Automation to Code Changes

Sourcegraph on Wednesday launched Batch Changes, an automated internal coding tool that allows enterprises to automate and track large-scale code changes across all repositories and code hosts.

Ubuntu Core 20 Brings Better Industrial IoT Control

Ubuntu Core 20 Brings Better Industrial IoT Control

Canonical on Feb. 2 made available Ubuntu Core 20, a minimal, containerized version of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS for Internet of Things (IoT) devices and embedded systems.

GeckoLinux Does OpenSuse Better

GeckoLinux Does OpenSuse Better

It gives both seasoned Linux users and new distro adopters an easy way to try an openSuse-based spin that is loaded with features and an ample inventory of the leading Linux desktops.Some Linux developers give users a single or very limited choice of desktop environments.

DOOM 3: VR Edition announced for PlayStation VR

DOOM 3: VR Edition announced for PlayStation VR

The Complete DOOM 3 Experience on PlayStation VR – DOOM 3: VR Edition is the complete package of the acclaimed action-horror shooter transformed into an immersive white-knuckle VR experience that spans DOOM 3 and both campaign expansions—“Resurrection of Evil” and “The Lost Mission”—for more than 15-hours of visceral gameplay.

SYNTHSPACE on Steam

SYNTHSPACE on Steam

We have a good selection of modules done and there's a good deal of fun to be had!” Will this software be priced differently during and after Early Access?

New clip shows the passthrough AR system of the upcoming LYNX-R1

New clip shows the passthrough AR system of the upcoming LYNX-R1

The view that is shown in the above clip is not the transparent lens of a headset like Microsoft’s HoloLens 2, rather it is the cameras view that has been altered by software to be viewable in VR.

Iconic VR Software Tilt Brush Goes Open Source

Iconic VR Software Tilt Brush Goes Open Source

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.

Canon Releases Details of Their Stunning New Mixed Reality Headset

Canon Releases Details of Their Stunning New Mixed Reality Headset

Canon, the famed camera company, has just released a video showing off a headset named the MREAL S1.Like me, you might be surprised to hear that Canon is releasing a headset at all.

Over 60 Oculus games have made over a million dollars

Over 60 Oculus games have made over a million dollars

Among the Oculus top sellers is, of course, Beat Saber; one of the few games we have sales numbers for.The game launched after Quest 2, and it has already surpassed $10 million in sales, making it one of the faster-selling games on any VR platform.

Is 2021 the Year Cyberattacks Force Privacy Laws to Grow Some Teeth?

Is 2021 the Year Cyberattacks Force Privacy Laws to Grow Some Teeth?

"The massive migration of data to the cloud, the democratization of data within an organization, and the work-from-home environment have expanded the attack surface for data and make it extremely hard to operate an effective data protection program," said Chai.

NYC Surveillance Cameras Targeted in Amnesty International Crowdsource Project

NYC Surveillance Cameras Targeted in Amnesty International Crowdsource Project

"It also gives the citizens of New York, and more broadly people who are concerned about the issue of facial recognition, a sense of just how pervasive this kind of surveillance is," he told TechNewsWorld.

Google's 3D VR Paint Tool 'Tilt Brush' Goes Open Source Today

Google's 3D VR Paint Tool 'Tilt Brush' Goes Open Source Today

Google have finally open sourced their immensely popular VR 3D art tool Tilt Brush today, opening the code to developers and modders around the world.

It looks like id software is getting back into VR

It looks like id software is getting back into VR

The game is only listed as VR, so it is safe to assume that it will be a VR only title and not a remake of a previous property in the VR space like Skyrim VR.The game has been given the R 18+ rating for “High impact violence, online interactivity”.

What IT Leaders Would Do Differently if Faced With Another Crisis

What IT Leaders Would Do Differently if Faced With Another Crisis

During the scramble to move and manage workers from home, many companies even discovered that remote work and other tech applications benefitted them in unforeseen ways.

Godot Engine Receiving Support Funded by Facebook Reality Labs

Godot Engine Receiving Support Funded by Facebook Reality Labs

The Godot Engine is a not-for-profit free and open source game engine which aims at empowering all users in their 2D and 3D game development projects.It is with great excitement that we share the news that Facebook Reality Labs has provided a grant to support the Godot Engine project.

Building Virtual Spaces

Building Virtual Spaces

Recently I have been experimenting with the Oculus Quest 2 and Unity.My first pass at the virtual space used the oculus integration asset and the XR Legacy Input Helpers.

Machine Learning Is Changing the Future of Software Testing

Machine Learning Is Changing the Future of Software Testing

Let's delve into the current state of affairs in software testing, review how machine learning has developed, and then explore how ML techniques are radically changing the software testing industry.Machine learning is designed to make better decisions over time based on this continuing feedback from testers and users.

Pimax Launches “5K” Super VR Headset Featuring 180Hz Refresh Rate

Pimax Launches “5K” Super VR Headset Featuring 180Hz Refresh Rate

Now available for purchase on the company’s website for $750, Pimax “5K” Super features the same 2,560 × 1,440 resolution per-eye and 200-degree FOV as the Plus variant, however the biggest draw is its higher refresh rate at 160Hz, with 180Hz available in experimental mode.

Logitech’s New VR Stylus Gets a Test Run From Design Partners

Logitech’s New VR Stylus Gets a Test Run From Design Partners

Design Partners Chief Design Officer Cormac Ó Conaire shared his experiences using the VR Ink Pilot Edition, some of his views on VR in product design, and insight into how even a beta version of an enterprise solution actually impacts us all.

Bye-bye Rift! Oculus Goes All-in On The Quest

Bye-bye Rift! Oculus Goes All-in On The Quest

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.

Smart Device Life Cycles Can Pull the Plug on Security

Smart Device Life Cycles Can Pull the Plug on Security

One out of three households in the United States with broadband connections owns at least one smart home device, and interactive security systems that allow remote connection and control capabilities are installed in 20 percent of these households, research firm Park Associates reports.

How empathy drives IT innovation at Thermo Fisher Scientific

How empathy drives IT innovation at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Our conversation ranged from new virtual reality solutions his team has implemented during the pandemic to his advice for future CIOs. What follows is an edited version of our interview.Those are the capabilities that IT has always delivered internally, but our role is expanding right into product development and the customer experience.

BigScreen Green Screen Adds Creativity For Creators

BigScreen Green Screen Adds Creativity For Creators

The devs have just added a virtual green screen that will let content creators get creative with their avatars.Besides a competitive VR headset, you will need OBS, a free desktop recording software used by many streamers for years.

DevSecOps: Solving the Add-On Software Security Dilemma

DevSecOps: Solving the Add-On Software Security Dilemma

30 by open source security and license management company WhiteSource explores various factors contributing to the siloed software development culture and what steps are needed to achieve agile, mature, DevSecOps practices -- which involves integrating IT security as a shared function among all DevOps teams.

Quest 2 Update: Improved Resolution, 90Hz Refresh Rate, Oculus Move

Quest 2 Update: Improved Resolution, 90Hz Refresh Rate, Oculus Move

In it's first huge update for the new Quest system, Facebook-Oculus have improved functionality and even added a few new features.Facebook-Oculus have announced an image resolution improvement will come within the v23 update.

CRM is Failing: It's Time to Transition to CXM

CRM is Failing: It's Time to Transition to CXM

CRM and CEM/CXM are essential tools for maintaining business flow with customers.However, enabling your customers to have the same experience with you in real time is the difference between a CRM and CXM, according to Ryan Cantor, vice president of product and marketing at Thryv.

Oculus CEO thinks VR headsets could eventually be free with subsidies

Oculus CEO thinks VR headsets could eventually be free with subsidies

With companies like Microsoft and Sony selling consoles cheaply and making up their investments in software licensing, Iribe thinks there’s room in the industry for some more inventive approaches to hardware sales.