Fri.Apr 05, 2024

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How to make an Augmented Virtuality app for Quest in Unity

The Ghost Howls

A few days ago I posted this video on my social media channels where I poured some biscuits from a real-world biscuit box into my VR kitchen to have some breakfast: So tasty… The video got some interest from the community and some people asked me how I did it. Since I’m always favorable about sharing knowledge, let me tell you the secrets behind this application, so that you can do your augmented virtuality application for your Quest, too!

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Netflix is Selling the ‘3 Body Problem’ Headset, But Sadly It’s Just a Prop

Road to VR

Netflix is selling the headset featured in its latest TV series 3 Body Problem, which heavily features characters accessing a shared virtual reality. Unfortunately, it’s just a prop—but it’s actually pretty cool as far as nonfunctional collectibles go. Sold direct from Netflix for $110 , it’s pretty clear from the price alone that the 3 Body Problem headset is just a high quality model, although it’s actually a little bit more than just a piece of plastic you can wear on

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SK hynix to Build $3.87 Billion Memory Packaging Fab in the U.S. for HBM4 and Beyond

Anand Tech

SK hynix this week announced plans to build its advanced memory packaging facility in West Lafayette, Indiana. The move can be considered as a milestone both for the memory maker and the U.S., as this is the first advanced memory packaging facility in the country and the company's first significant manufacturing operation in America. The facility will be used to build next-generation types of high-bandwidth memory (HBM) stacks when it begins operations in 2028.

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Vision Pro is Hands-down the Best Movie Experience You Can Have on a Plane

Road to VR

After an eight hour flight, I can say that Apple has largely nailed the Vision Pro use-case of movie watching on a plane. But a few key improvements stand to make it more widely appealing. Nobody looks forward to an eight hour flight. Whether it’s sleeping or reading or working, people want a way to pass the time and distract themselves from the noisy cabin, turbulence, and the general feeling of being packed into a metal tube like sardines.

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The Future of eLearning in 2022: A Sensitive Eye for Authentic Translation and Localization

Speaker: Chris Paxton McMillin, President of D3 Training Solutions

To avoid awkward and sometimes disastrous learning content, instructional designers must use authentic translation in the right context to get optimal results. For example, even a simple phrase like “got milk” translates to “are you lactating” in Mexico. Can you imagine what a straight translation might do to your course? With over 317 million people in the US and over 6.7 billion potential customers in the world, personalizing training seems logical.

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BeefRaider XR: Become Lara Croft In Tomb Raider On Quest

Upload VR

I’ve been a fan of VR for a very long time but I never thought, back when I was sitting on my couch in the late ’90s playing the original Tomb Raider, that one day I would explore those ruins again in full VR. Now, 28 years after initial release, a talented team of VR modders has made it happen. Overview of BeefRaider XR Over the years Simon Brown (aka Dr.

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EON Reality Introduces the EON-XR Portal: Transforming Education with Immersive Simulation-Based Learning

EON Reality

IRVINE, CA — April 6, 2024 — EON Reality, the global leader in spatial artificial intelligence for knowledge transfer, unveils its latest innovation in educational technology: the EON-XR Portal. This state-of-the-art platform marks a pivotal shift from conventional, text-based education to an immersive, experiential learning environment that has long been the dream of futurists and is now a reality.

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The be quiet! Straight Power 12 750W PSU Review: Proficient Platinum Power

Anand Tech

In the arena of PC components, Be quiet! is a name synonymous with excellence, known for its fusion of silent functionality and exceptional performance. The company's broad range of products, from high-end power supply units (PSUs) to sophisticated cases and cooling solutions, including both air and liquid options, is crafted with a keen eye on reducing noise while maximizing efficiency.

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EON Reality Introduces EON-XR 10: A Magical Leap Forward in Education Where Knowledge is a Human Right

EON Reality

IRVINE, CA — April 6, 2024 — In an ambitious stride towards educational equity, EON Reality unveils its latest marvel, EON-XR 10, an experiential learning platform that brings the thrill of discovery to every corner of the globe. Upholding the credo “Knowledge is a Human Right,” EON-XR 10 is a spellbinding fusion of virtual reality and AI, designed to make learning an enchanting journey accessible to all.

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5 Reasons to Invest in MR Headsets in 2024

XR Today - Mixed Reality tag

Mixed Reality (MR) headsets are surging into the spotlight, attracting customers and business leaders alike. In the past, creating a true “mixed reality” experience was complex, meaning virtual reality devices and smart glasses consumed a larger portion of the XR market. However, countless vendors, from Microsoft to Meta, Varjo, and even Apple, have shown just how valuable mixed reality solutions can be.

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How to Train Employees 65% Faster With Virtual Reality

With a rapidly changing economy, Avangrid Renewables looked to virtual reality to develop a standardized form of immersive training in order to onboard and upskill technicians faster than ever before.

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EON Reality Expands its Rollout in Zambia Targeting National Rollout with 10,000 Tailored Courses with the Launch of Spatial AI Center and EON AI Autonomous Agents

EON Reality

EON Reality Announces National Rollout of the Spatial AI Center in Zambia IRVINE, CA – April 05, 2024 – EON Reality, a global leader in immersive learning technologies, is thrilled to announce the launch of an innovative educational initiative in Zambia. This strategic movement heralds the establishment of the country’s inaugural Spatial AI Center, designed to fundamentally enhance the learning journey for both students and workers across the nation.

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Big XR News from Lenovo, Meta, Apple, and Glartek

XR Today - Mixed Reality tag

The Easter holiday period sees the world pour millions towards chocolate eggs. The XR egg is similar; however, audiences and firms spend millions annually to promote and distribute immersive solutions in order to crack the industry and reach a paradigm-shifting moment. While the world sleeps during holiday periods, the XR world does not. Continuously, the XR gears turn as major firms are introducing or doubling down on creating enterprise-facing immersive solutions.

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EON Reality Expands its Presence in Yemen with the Launch of Spatial AI Center and EON AI Autonomous Agents

EON Reality

“Transforming Education in Yemen with Spatial AI and XR Technology.” Irvine, CA – April 5, 2024 – EON Reality, a global leader in immersive learning technologies, proudly announces the launch of an innovative educational initiative in Yemen. This strategic partnership marks the establishment of the first Spatial AI Center in the country, aimed at revolutionizing the educational landscape for students and professionals nationwide.

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