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Exclusive: Designing Single-handed Shortcuts for VR & AR

For new computing technologies to realize their full potential they need new user interfaces. The most essential interactions in...

JDI is Developing a 1001ppi High Pixel Density LCD for VR Headsets

Japan Display Inc. (JDI), a display conglomerate created by Sony, Toshiba, and Hitachi, today announced the development of a...

‘Rick and Morty VR’ Tops the Charts for Most Downloaded PSVR Game in April

Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality (2017) seems to have done well enough to rate it the number one most...
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Soviet Retrofuture Adventure ‘Red Matter’ to Launch This Month on Rift

When we saw Red Matter at a Oculus Connect 4 last year, we were immediately taken in by the adventure...

Standing VR Motion Controller Platform ‘Alto100’ Campaign Hits Indiegogo

Visospace, a Sydney, Australia-based team of engineers, recently launched their standing VR motion controller platform Alto100 crowdfunding campaign on...

Play Racing Simulator ‘Project CARS’ for Free This Weekend on Rift

In lieu of downloadable demos, Oculus has been offering free access weekends to select games to show off what...

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Google Confirms Chrome is Coming to Standalone Daydream Headsets

The Lenovo Mirage Solo, the first standalone Daydream headset, launched just last week. In our review we noted it...

‘Star Trek: Bridge Crew’ Expansion to Bring TNG’s Enterprise-D, Romulans, Borg, and More

Don't abandon ship just yet, because Ubisoft is pushing out its first DLC for Star Trek: Bridge Crew (2017)....

‘Budget Cuts’ Sees Two Week Delay, Now Launching May 31st

Two years in the making, Budget Cuts has remained almost completely off the radar after briefly surfacing back in 2016,...

Google ‘Tour Creator’ Lets You Build VR Tours Using Streetview & Your Own 360...

Google today launched Tour Creator, a web-based tool that lets you easily build a VR 'tour' using imagery from...

This Custom ‘Beat Saber’ Level on Expert Turns DragonForce up to Eleven

Since indie developers Hyperbolic Magnetism endorsed a few community-made level editors for their hit VR rhythm game Beat Saber (2018), people have...

Microsoft Store to Lead Industry in Revenue Share to non-Game VR App Devs

Later this year, Microsoft is increasing the cut developers earn when publishing on the Microsoft Store. The raise in...

Report: Samsung & Microsoft Boost “MR” Partnership, Samsung Builds Wireless AR/VR Headset

Samsung appears to be making a strategic partnership with Microsoft as it produces what Korean Times reports is a...

Eye-tracking is a Game Changer for VR That Goes Far Beyond Foveated Rendering

Eye-tracking—the ability to quickly and precisely measure the direction a user is looking while inside of a VR headset—is...

Google to Support Multi-user Shared AR Apps with ‘Cloud Anchors’ in ARCore

Today at Google I/O 2018, Google announced upgrades to its ARCore augmented reality technology, including a new feature called...

Google Teases AR Maps Integration to Help You Navigate By Sight

Aparna Chennapragada, VP of Product for AR/VR at Google, took to the stage at Google's I/O developer conference today...

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Matt Miesnieks on the State of the AR Ecosystem

Matt Miesnieks is creating an AR cloud with 6D.AI, which aims to "synchronize 3D computer vision data across devices,...

Flight Simulator ‘X-Plane 11’ Now Natively Supports SteamVR Headsets

X-Plane 11 (2017), the highly-touted and expansive flight simulator for PC, now has a few new badges under its...
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Tilt Brush-style Creation Tool ‘CoolPaintrVR’ Lands on PSVR, Launch Trailer Here

The PlayStation VR platform is understandably heavy on games, but PSVR owners now have a paint program all their...

‘Obduction’ PSVR Support Arrives Today, From The Creators of ‘MYST’

Obduction (2016), the VR puzzle adventure from Cyan, the studio behind the ’90s point-and-click classics Myst (1993) and Riven (1997), is finally making its way to...
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VR Mining Game ‘Cave Digger’ Coming to Steam for Free This Week, Launch Trailer...

Cave Digger is an upcoming room-scale mining game for SteamVR-compatible headsets that places you deep into the Earth using...

Microsoft Introduces New AR/VR Apps for Remote Assistance, Layout Visualization

Microsoft appears to be seeing strong traction with HoloLens in the enterprise space, and the company continues to expand...

Oculus Research Becomes ‘Facebook Reality Labs’, Creating “further and faster” Leaps in AR/VR

Oculus today announced it's rebranding Oculus Research, the company's R&D lab, to the newly created Facebook Reality Labs (FRL)....

‘Beat Saber’ to Receive Level Editor “soon”, Letting You Build Tracks With Any Song

Beat Saber, the VR rhythm game in Early Access that made its way to the top spot on Steam this...

Google Open Sources Seurat, a ‘Surface Light-field’ Rendering Tool for 6DOF Mobile VR

Google announced Seurat at last year's I/O developer conference, showing a brief glimpse into the new rendering technology designed...

‘I AM A MAN’ Puts You at the Heart of the Civil Rights Struggle,...

I AM A MAN is an interactive VR experience that lets you participate in the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike...