FOVE Eye-tracking Headset Gets Final Specs and Pre-order Date

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FOVE has announced that their first eye-tracking VR headset, the FOVE 0, will open for pre-orders on November 2nd, and has also released the final specifications of the device. FOVE 0 Specifications.

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

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Fove is selling a development kit of their VR headset with inbuilt eye-tracking. When a friend puts on the headset, the system can load their preferences and saved data.

How Eye Tracking is Driving the Next Generation of AR and VR

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In January of 2017, FOVE, a Japanese VR startup, released the first eye-tracking VR headset. UBI Research expects total shipments to exceed 65 million units by 2021 and International Data Corporation (IDC) forecasts a five-year compound annual growth rate of 108.3%

90% of Chinese VR Startups Have Gone Bankrupt. Here’s Why That’s a Good Thing.

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Research about this rapid decline was conducted and issued by iiMedia Research, a third-party data collector and analyst of technological digital platforms. News China Chinese VR FOVE iiMediaIt may look like China’s VR industry is imploding, but that’s not actually the case.

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The Women of AR+VR: Founders

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Diana, who previously worked at Intel and specializes in machine learning, data mining, computer vision, pattern recognition, signal processing and cloud computing, is now leading AR Engineering at Niantic. Yuka, a former Sony game designer, cofounded FOVE in 2014.

Impressive Social VR Demo Combines Mouth and Eye Tracking

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Face and Communication Entertainment, or FACE, is a project from a Colopl company called 360ch that is building a social VR demo collaborating with BinaryVR, Facerig, and FOVE. The FOVE headset, which we covered recently during GDC , provides an eye-tracking solution.

Privacy in VR Is Complicated and It’ll Take the Entire VR Community to Figure It Out

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He works at FOVE which is making a VR headset with eye-tracking, but wanted to speak to me on his own behalf about some of the deeper philosophical questions and conceptual frameworks around the types of intimate data that will become available to VR headsets.

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A Work in Progress: Virtual Reality

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So, let’s look at the facts, the numbers and the data. Manufacturers are holding sales numbers close to their chest, and there isn’t much to ascertain from consumer data. The Dangers of Your VR Headset: Data Visualization.

SMI Talks Eye Tracking VR Applications & Foveated Rendering

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It’s really an imperceptible difference that would allow mobile technologies to render higher resolution scenes, or potentially help make it more feasible to wirelessly transfer data to a desktop VR HMD. See Also: FOVE Debuts Latest Design for Eye Tracking VR Headset.

Korean Patent Shows Samsung Gear VR with Positional, Face and Eye Tracking

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A series of LED lights placed on the headset would be picked up by an external camera and that information would be translated into positional data inside the headset itself. Companies like FOVE are already hoping to create headsets that have this capability but it would be a significant coup to see it incorporated into one of the industry’s most “mainstream” devices.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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Announcing zVentures , a $30M venture capital fund, Razer will be strategically funding companies in the ioT, big data analytics, AR/VR, robotics, and Android gaming areas. FOVE, THE EYE-TRACKING HMD: FINAL SPECS AND PRE-ORDER DATES.

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The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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The ZED stereo camera is now shipping to developers: it’s a depth-sensing camera that can be attached to any mobile VR headset – there are 2 RGB cameras in unit send data to an external graphics processor and use Sterolabs’ custom software to map your environment in real-time.

Valve, SMI and Tobii Preview VR’s Eye Tracking Future In HTC Vive

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This type of data is already used to optimize video game design. FOVE is distributing a eye-tracking headset too.