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Google’s Project Starline is a Light-field Display System for Immersive Video Calls

This week Google revealed Project Starline, a booth-sized experimental system for immersive video chatting, purportedly using a bevy of sensors, a light-field display, spatial...

Social VR App ‘Rec Room’ Raises $100M Financing, Now at $1.25B Valuation

Rec Room, the social VR platform, announced it has secured a $100 million financing round, bringing the company's valuation to $1.25 billion. This makes...

Facebook Gives Sneak Peek of New Avatar System for Quest, Watch It Here

At the all-digital version of SXSW 2021 today, Facebook's Mark Rabkin, VP of Oculus, showed off an upcoming new version of its avatar system...

‘The Museum of Other Realities’ Free to Visit for The Next 2 Weeks

The Museum of Other Realities (MOR), the immersive multiplayer art museum for virtual reality, is temporarily open to the public for free in celebration of select...

‘Rec Room’ Plus Members Can Now Exchange In-game Tokens for Real Cash

Rec Room wants to create a functional digital economy which would let creators generate content for the social VR app and sell it to others...

Two Tools to Make Your Own Avatar for Social VR Apps like ‘VRChat’ &...

With growing usage of social virtual worlds and spaces like VRChat and Mozilla Hubs, you might be looking for a way to make your own...

Microsoft Announces Mesh, a Foundation for Building Multi-user XR Applications

Today during the Microsoft Ignite developer conference, the company announced Mesh, a new cloud-based service which Microsoft says will streamline the creation of multi-user...

‘VRChat’ Can Now Import Free Customizable ‘Ready Player Me’ Avatars

Ready Play Me, the free avatar maker from Wolf3D, now supports exporting avatars to VRChat, making it quick and easy to get a customizable avatar...

Microsoft to Talk About the Future of XR in Ignite 2021 Keynote Hosted in...

Microsoft is looking to make good use of its social VR platform AltspaceVR next week as it hosts its first Ignite keynote in virtual...

How to Watch the Super Bowl in VR With Friends for Free

Due to the ongoing pandemic, this year's Super Bowl is set to be very different. If you have a VR headset though, you can...

‘Bigscreen’ Launches Ad-supported Movies for Free On-demand Viewing

Bigscreen today announced is bringing ad-supported movies to the free social viewing platform, which will allow users to watch select films for free. Bigscreen first brought...

The Future is Now: Live Breakdance Battles in VR Are Connecting People Across the...

If you aren't paying close attention to VR, you'd have no idea that some insanely futuristic stuff is already happening today. Case in point: VRChat...
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‘Bigscreen’ Brings ‘Rick & Morty’, ‘The Eric Andre Show’ & More to Free TV...

Bigscreen, the social viewing platform for VR headsets, just launched a number of new free TV channels including Rick and Morty, Aqua Teen Hunger...

‘Rec Room’ Now Has Over 1 Million Monthly Active VR Users

It was only a month ago when social VR platform Rec Room reported it crossed the two million annual VR user mark, an important...

‘VRChat’ Hosts 24-hour Ball Drop & Live Music to Ring in the New Year

Many social VR platforms are playing host to informal New Year's Eve parties, with users banding together to ring in the new year. VRChat is...
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