Valve’s SteamVR, Now with Support for Mac and Linux, Is the Best VR Web Browser Yet for the 2D Web (video)

While there are a number of people and projects currently working on what the future of VR on the web might look like, the question remains: how do we use the internet—as we know it today—in VR? One of SteamVR's best features has nothing to do with gaming—its built-in web browser is the best way to view the 2D web in VR. … Read the full article …

MakeVR Kickstarter is Live: Build, Collaborate, and 3D Print in Virtual Reality

Today Sixense launches their Kickstarter for MakeVR, an impressive piece of software that seeks to make computer aided design so easy that anyone can do it. With support for the Razer Hydra or STEM System, the Oculus Rift, and up to five collaborative builders, MakeVR is set to be one of the first bits of seriously productive Oculus Rift software. … Read the full article …

Ibex Oculus Rift VR Desktop Environment Beta Download for Windows and Mac

We've been watching Ibex, a virtual reality desktop environmental for Oculus Rift, closely over the last few months. The latest beta features full head tracking, video playback, and is now available for Windows and Mac. … Read the full article …

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 …