Meta will gradually integrate Horizon into the Quest interface

Meta will gradually integrate Horizon into the Quest interface

Meta is slowly but surely integrating Horizon Worlds into the Quest system interface – and vice versa. For at least a year now, the meta has been heavily promoting Horizon Worlds destinations in Quest’s default “Explore” UI tab, launching directly into those worlds with a single click. In the Quest v57 update, the meta even …

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Meta Quest 3 was first featured in the latest Steam Hardware Review – Dexerto

Meta Quest 3

Rebecca Hills Duty published: 2023-11-03T12:08:08 updated: 2023-11-03T13:03:17 Meta Quest 3 first appeared in the Steam Hardware Review, but user stats can be misleading. The Steam Hardware and Software Survey is presented to a random selection of Steam users at monthly intervals. Those who accept upload their PC specs and a list of peripherals to Valve, …

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CityXR: augmented cities in the shadow of hyper-reality

CityXR: augmented cities in the shadow of hyper-reality

In 2016, designer and filmmaker Keiichi Matsuda released Hyper-Reality, a concept film that envisioned an augmented reality future where physical and virtual realities merged, resulting in a “saturated city.” in the media. The 6-minute film offered an exploratory and mostly dystopian view of how our reality could soon become information overload. Although the film is …

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TikTok is coming to ByteDance’s Pico 4 virtual reality headset

TikTok is coming to ByteDance's Pico 4 virtual reality headset

In a move that will shock no one, the Pico 4 now has a TikTok app. If you don’t know, ByteDance is the Chinese tech giant behind TikTok, and it acquired Pico in mid-2021. While Pico previously focused primarily on businesses, it launched its existing headset as a beta test for European consumers less than …

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Practical: “UNDERDOGS” is a good time and an innovative approach to VR machine combat.

Practical: "UNDERDOGS" is a good time and an innovative approach to VR machine combat.

UNDERDOGS is a virtual reality mech wargame from the veteran indie VR studio.Rocket: Nx On a new ambitious path In 2018, with its release, it was clear Rocket: NxThe developer One Hamsa has a special sense of gameplay and attention to detail that is rarely found in most VR games. The studio managed to …

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HTCs Vive Focus 3 has a new and far-reaching mission: the mental health of astronauts

HTCs Vive Focus 3 has a new and far-reaching mission: the mental health of astronauts

HTC Goes to Space The company announced today that an optimized, microgravity-friendly version of its Vive Focus 3 virtual reality headset will be sent to the International Space Station on NASA’s scheduled November 7 relaunch. Danish astronaut Andreas Mogensen will test the viability of the Focus 3 to help reduce the psychological stress that NASA …

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Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord is a light story but packed with fun

Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord

Just in time for the horror season, the new Ghostbusters VR game for Meta Quest 3 has arrived., With plenty of ghosts and slime to go around. I was lucky enough to grow up with the original Ghostbusters and that was my first memory of watching a movie. In fact, I remember watching it from …

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Disabled musicians embrace virtual reality – BBC News

Disabled musicians embrace virtual reality - BBC News

By Niall McCracken BBC News NI 3 hours ago To view this content, please enable JavaScript or try a different browser video title, A new project helps disabled musicians play special virtual instruments “I used to play an instrument all the time and then I thought it was over for me, but it was really …

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XReal Air 2 AR Glasses Review: Minor Improvements – Dexerto

XReal Air 2 AR Glasses Review: Minor Improvements - Dexerto

The XReal Air 2 is the company’s latest pair of augmented reality glasses, but do they justify the need for an upgrade? I’m not sure how to start writing this review, to be honest. The Xreal Air 2 arrived a few weeks ago, and through surprisingly extensive use, I’ve come to a strange conclusion that …

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Smartwatches are key to creating mixed reality clicks

Smartwatches are key to creating mixed reality clicks

If there’s one thing Apple can count on when it introduces the Vision Pro space computer, it’s that it takes away most of the rough edges of the mixed reality headsets that came before it. The yet-to-be-released headset offers the clearest transition possible, interface elements with minimal artifacts, and smooth and intuitive interactions based on …

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