Mon.Dec 31, 2018

VR Experience Lets You Step Inside A Dead Star

VRScout

Exploring the massive supernova remnant of a 400-year-old star has never been easier.

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Oculus’ Jason Rubin Now Overseeing AR/VR Content & Partnerships at Facebook

Road to VR

Jason Rubin joined Oculus in 2014 and has been a key figure in guiding the company’s content investments and strategy. Following the recent Oculus shakeup and deeper absorption into Facebook, Rubin is now overseeing AR and VR content & partnerships at Facebook.

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‘TButt’ Is A Proven Interface For Multiplatform VR Development In Unity

UploadVR

VR developer Turbo Button released an interface for multiplatform VR development in Unity. Turbo Button is the developer behind Floor Plan , Along Together , and the official Adventure Time VR game. The studio used the interface for their two most recent titles, Floor Plan & Along Together. But TButt has also been used by other studios, most notably by Tender Claws for their hit Virtual Virtual Reality.

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You Could Win a Chance to Improv with Reggie Watts in ‘AltspaceVR’ Soon

Road to VR

Musician and comedian Reggie Watts is no stranger to AltspaceVR , Microsoft’s social VR platform. This weekend you can enter to win a chance to get on the stage and improv with the man himself.

Electronauts, From Other Suns, And More! – Livestream Schedule For The Week Of 12/31/18

UploadVR

Did you know we stream games over on Twitch ? We’re getting into a rhythm that will allow us to stream VR games each and every weekday (except in the case of holidays or traveling for events of course) and we’re having a lot of fun doing it. We’ve moved all of our VR game streams to Twitch and want you to help us build a community. Every week we will post a new Livestream Schedule like this. You can click here to see all past livestream archives and scheduled streams.

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‘High Fidelity’, ‘VRChat’, & ‘AltspaceVR’ Hosting Virtual New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Road to VR

No plans to go out tonight? Consider ringing in the New Year from the comfort of your cozy home by joining the virtual celebrations in High Fidelity , VRChat , or AltspaceVR where they’re celebrating New Year’s Eve in VR around the world.

My First Sweet Taste Of AR

Charlie Fink

A brief passage from the introduction of my upcoming book

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