Vive Tracker Capabilities Detailed in Developer Documentation

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New developer documentation details the ins and outs of the Tracker. Developers and accessory-makers looking to make use of the Vive Tracker can get a head start by perusing the HTC Vive Tracker Developer Guidelines document that has recently been made public.

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This Android App Lets You Search for Specific Words in Books & Documents via Augmented Reality

Next Reality AR

One of the neatest tricks available in Google Lens, an app that can identify and interpret real world information, is the ability to copy text from the app's camera view and paste it into a digital document.

Oculus Launches Improved Developer Hub, Updated Documentation

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Oculus’ new developer hub website is up and running, featuring better navigation, documentation and search capabilities. The documentation has been refreshed in ‘many areas’, including the Platform SDK, and a Feedback button has been added to bottom of every page.

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New Samsung Odyssey+ Headset Revealed in FCC Documents

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A ‘Samsung HMD Odyssey+’ sporting a new model number has appeared in FCC documentation, suggesting that the device is nearing a launch-ready state. The post New Samsung Odyssey+ Headset Revealed in FCC Documents appeared first on Road to VR.

Daydream-ready Phone Minimum Requirements Detailed in Android Documentation

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The latest Compatibility Definition Document for Android includes a new section specifying what’s required from a ‘Daydream-ready’ phone. For every major release of the Android platform, all the way back to 2009’s ‘Donut’ (1.6), Google provides a Compatibility Definition Document (CDD), which must be strictly adhered to. The post Daydream-ready Phone Minimum Requirements Detailed in Android Documentation appeared first on Road to VR.

HTC Vive Cosmos FCC Documents Confirm It’s Not A Wireless Headset


Tagged with: fcc , htc , htc vive , HTC Vive Cosmos , wireless vr Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post HTC Vive Cosmos FCC Documents Confirm It’s Not A Wireless Headset appeared first on UploadVR. HTC’s upcoming Vive Cosmos VR headset has now received FCC approval. The FCC is a US regulatory agency with responsibility over wireless frequency use. FCC filings publibly disclose the exact wireless frequencies a device uses, as well as the peak power output of each.

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ZeniMax v. Oculus Lawsuit Awards $500M to Plaintiff, Verdict Detailed in Court Documents

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Jury Documents Detail Verdict. The full 90 page jury instructions and verdict document , details the 58 questions the jury deliverated on to arrive at the $500 million ruling. Oculus Lawsuit Awards $500M to Plaintiff, Verdict Detailed in Court Documents appeared first on Road to VR.

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Documenting the Evolution of VR Headsets with Zenka’s Sculptures

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The artist Zenka has been documenting the evolution of virtual reality by making raku sculptures of VR headsets. The post Documenting the Evolution of VR Headsets with Zenka’s Sculptures appeared first on Road to VR.

Documenting Christmas in VR: Child and Snowplace


Well, eleVR may no longer exist but there’s still some old projects that never got very well documented. Creating this documentation made me nostalgic for the good parts of our work: the actual research, the creation of things, programming, experimenting, working with the best team ever.

Magic Leap Is Suing Two Former Employees, Here Are The Court Documents


According to an Associated Press The post Magic Leap Is Suing Two Former Employees, Here Are The Court Documents appeared first on UploadVR.

Magic Leap Takes Nreal to Court Over Trade Secrets Theft

Next Reality AR

The documents, which were filed with U.S. In a legal brief entered on Monday, Florida-based startup Magic Leap has filed suit against the founder of Nreal, a former employee of Magic Leap, claiming that the company's Nreal Light smartglasses were built using Magic Leap's intellectual property.

Magic Leap One Field of View Specs Finally Uncovered

Next Reality AR

Now, a developer noticed that the client-side source code of the FoV documentation (published last month as a placeholder with the just the text "Coming soon on launch day!")

Here's What You Need to Run ARKit 3 on Your iPhone or iPad

Next Reality AR

According to developer documentation, ARKit 3 will only work on iPhones or iPads running on the A12 or A12X Bionic chips along with the TrueDepth camera.

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Shazam Pours a Tall Glass of Augmented Reality Marketing for Shackleton Whisky

Next Reality AR

From there, users can view videos documenting the voyage to Antartica by the brand's.

Upskill Releases HoloLens Version of Skylight AR Productivity Platform

Next Reality AR

Typically used with enterprise-focused smartglasses, like the Vuzix M300 or Google Glass Enterprise Edition, Skylight assists front-line workers with complex processes by displaying workflow instructions, documentation, and tutorial videos in their field of view.

Magic Leap One Passes Through FCC Certification, Setting the Stage for Imminent Release

Next Reality AR

According to the documentation, the device will include Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, but it will not have a cellular radio.

Here's What Magic Leap's Creator Portal & Lumin SDK Docs Reveal About How You'll Develop for & Use Magic Leap One

Next Reality AR

Now that we've had a chance to jump into the Lumin SDK documentation at Magic Leap's Creator Portal, we now have much more detail about how the device will function and utilize software than any single piece of content released by Magic Leap to date.

Microsoft Applies for Another Patent to Enlarge Field of View in AR Displays

Next Reality AR

Based on a recently-revealed documentation, the company's research team has found another way to accomplish that objective. Based on its continued research, it appears Microsoft recognizes that the next HoloLens needs a wider field of view (FoV).

Magic Leap Unveils Two New Demos Showing How Spatial Computing Works

Next Reality AR

Mobile apps exist already that can do small scale measurements, but they are limited by a tiny screen," reads Magic Leap's documentation, which is.

Magic Leap Teases Cross-Platform Augmented Reality Experiences with iOS Developer Job Posting

Next Reality AR

However, developer documentation on Magic Leap's Creator Portal. Why would Magic Leap, a company preparing to launch its first augmented reality headset this year, need a developer for iPhone and iPad apps? It's not as crazy as it sounds.

Magic Leap, Microsoft Pursuing Military Contracts to Supply AR Headsets for Soldiers, Report Says

Next Reality AR

Citing bid documents and sources close to the situation, Bloomberg reports that the US Army is seeking technology companies to supply 100,000 headsets at a total price tag of about $500 million, with an initial order consisting of 2,500 units within the first two years of the contract.

Oculus Quest Hits FCC on Its Way to Spring 2019 Launch

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While the documents don’t specifically name Quest, a diagram shows what appears to be the signature silhouette of the headset, and model number (MH-B) aligns nicely with the company’s prior headset, Oculus Go (MH-A).

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Microsoft HoloLens 2.0 Has a Secret Codename, Release Date, & Major Price Change, Report Says

Next Reality AR

Citing documents that apparently disclose some of the vital details around the next generation. With all the talk about the impending release of the Magic Leap One, some have forgotten a very important, competing release on the near horizon: the HoloLens 2.0.

How to install and uninstall unapproved apps on Oculus Quest using SideQuest

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On Reddit there is a long list of verified apps that work this way ( here the direct link to the Gdoc document containing the list). So I advise you to have a look at the document linked above to see which ones will run correctly and which ones will have troubles.

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Vive Cosmos Hits FCC on Its Way to 2019 Launch

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This week documents for the Vive Cosmos appeared. The documents don’t reveal much else except what kind of wireless radios might be on board.

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Developers Begin Exploring Magic Leap SDK


Announced today on the company’s site , developers can now explore Magic Leap’s software development kit and dive into the Creator Portal to find documentation, tutorials, and more. Magic Leap launches “Creator Portal” to let you start creating content.

HTC Unveils New Cosmos Design, 6 Inside-out Cameras & Removable Faceplate

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It’s also already been cleared by the FCC , although these particular spec changes wouldn’t necessarily have been reflected in the FCC documentation itself.

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Oculus Quest Touch Controllers Hit FCC Preceding Spring 2019 Launch

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FCC documents specifically list the controllers by name, ‘Oculus Touch Controller’, replete with model numbers XH01 (right controller) & XH02 (left controller).

Oculus Touch Hits FCC Ahead of Launch

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Documentation associated with the Oculus Touch FCC application suggests it was submitted on or before September 21st. And furthermore have asked for a period of ‘short-term confidential treatment’ extending 180 days for the following documents: Internal Photos.

Can Augmented Reality Shorten the Learning Curve?


Through smart glasses, employees can access step-by-step guides, contextual documents, barcode scanning, and more. Burgeoning technologies like augmented reality are some of the prime drivers of innovation. AR has the capacity to revolutionize education as well as modern workforce training.

Oculus should change how it rejects apps for Quest

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This means that you have to prepare a document that specifies all the technical and business details about your game. I’m writing my review on the Oculus Quest (it will be out tomorrow!) and I am so analyzing this headset from all the points of view.

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Cinematic VR production – Constructive Critique paper.

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A document on observations based on Youtube snippets of upcoming Cinematic VR movies under production by JauntVR. Disclaimer: This document is for educational purposes only and is based off observations from a less than ideal evaluation platform (screen grabs from a youtube video). Download the document here: s3d-360-production-critique.

How to get started with Oculus Quest development in Unity

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You can also read the official documentation of Oculus Quest development in Unity that you can find at this link. As soon as my Oculus Quest arrived, I immediately started playing with it and have fun with Beat Saber, Robo Recall, Creed and all the other titles.

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How to make a 3D Photo for Facebook from your Unity project

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Facebook 3D Photos are one of the hot trends of the moment , especially now that is possible to upload them from Facebook website.

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Be a cute VR-tuber with Virtual Cast!

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In the application, you can choose among a wide set of cartoon avatars, but you can also import yours , provided that you rig it in the right way following the documentation. One of the most interesting people that I have met at Vive Ecosystem Conference has been Naoki Yamaguchi (?? ??),

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Magic Leap Headset Hits FCC Ahead of Confirmed Summer Launch

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Aside from the publicly available documentation , Magic Leap, like many companies, has submitted a Confidentiality Request to keep the following FCC documents out of the public eye: Internal device photos. Magic Leap is soon to launch its first AR headset, the Magic Leap One.

China shows its masterplan to lead Virtual Reality in 2025

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Some days ago, the Chinese government has released a document that states how China really wants to commit to VR , how wants the ecosystem to grow well and fast and how also wants to lead the world for what concerns virtual reality.

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