Ibex Virtual Reality Desktop Environment News: Mac Beta, Windows Version Possible

Ibex is virtual reality desktop environment (let's call it a VRDE) which allows you to float desktops of arbitrary number and dimensions around you in a virtual space. Combined with a head mounted display, Ibex creates a 360 degree virtual world where you can do your computing. The sole developer behind the project, Hesham Wahba, continues to work on the Ibex VRDE in preparation for the Oculus Rift VR headset / head mounted display. Wahba has now launched a beta of Ibex for Mac which users can … Read the full article …

Ibex is a Virtual Reality Desktop Environment for the Oculus Rift and other VR Headsets [video]

The Oculus Rift developer kit might not have shipped yet, but that hasn't stopped some intrepid developers from working on exciting Rift projects like virtual reality desktop environments.  Hesham Wahba is a developer working on one such project, he calls it Ibex. The goal of Ibex is to create a full virtual reality desktop environment for use with the Oculus Rift and other head mounted displays / VR headsets. Such an environment could provide the user with a huge amount of virtual desktop space … Read the full article …