How to update your Oculus Go and Vive Focus

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Today I decided to take my Oculus Go out of its box again after a lot of time of inactivity. I’m updating mine, for instance, to have Casting (the streaming to phone capability announced at OC5 ). So, how to update your Oculus Go operating system?

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How to use Casting to stream your Oculus Go content to Phone or PC

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At Oculus Connect 5 , Oculus has announced Casting, an amazing feature that lets you stream the content of an Oculus Go to a smartphone. But how to use it? And is it possible to use it also to stream to PC?

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How to suppress the controller pairing popup in your Vive Focus app

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Today I want to propose you a quick solution for one big problem of the Vive Focus apps: the controller pairing popup always appearing in front of your eyes. What to do in these cases? Well, thanks to the kind suggestion of the great Steven Tu (follow him!),

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Oculus Go Casting: How To Connect And Stream To Your Phone

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Just pop the headset on, grab the controller and you’re ready to go. That way everyone else gets to see what you’re doing and can join in on the VR jubilation. You can only cast to a mobile device connected to your Go. TV casting is said to be in the works but, as of the start of 2019, we’re not quite sure when it’ll show up. From here, you’ll be able to pair your Go with your phone by selecting ‘Pair New Headset’.

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How to fix Vive controllers not working inside SteamVR games

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Recently I had a big issue with my VR controllers in SteamVR (both with Oculus and Vive) and so I’m writing this post to try to help you in solving it. I bought my Vive to experiment with 7Invensun eye tracking and I was really enthusiast about trying eye-tracked UX.

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How To Achieve Room Scale VR With The Oculus Rift

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One of the most important features of the Vive’s systemsis its ability to do “ room scale” VR; meaning it allows users to physically walk, turn around, and otherwise explore in a pre-determined box of space. So, as Creed Bratton would say, only one to go.

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These VR Film Tips Show How To Direct Audience Attention

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FragmentVR review and how to: an useful utility to see your real world from inside SteamVR

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Have you already found yourself inside a virtual reality experience with the willing of having a window open to the real world so to be able to be aware of your surroundings, so to be able to find your keyboard or to keep an eye on your baby?

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How to take screenshots on the Vive Focus

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As a blogger, I often need to show you the content of the headset I’m using to show you what I’m working on. In the last months, I’m using a lot the Vive Focus and so I often felt the need to shoot a video or take a picture inside this headset.

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How to Get Started as a Beginner VR Developer

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This article was contributed by The post How to Get Started as a Beginner VR Developer appeared first on UploadVR. Development VR VR Industry News academy development game development gamedev getting started how to VR app vr developer workshop

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How to get started with Oculus Go on Unity

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I’m among them: today I’ve made my first builds and so I want to guide you through the first very basic steps in building an app for Oculus Go on Unity , to spare you some little headaches. First of all, we have to enable developer mode on the Go.

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How to properly contact a VR blogger or influencer

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You know, I’m a VR blogger (or at least I do my best to seem it), a VR consultant (don’t forget to contact me if you may need an XR consultancy !) Hey, how are you? I saw that you work in VR, so I would like to set up a call to talk about a possible collaboration.

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How To Power Up Your Oculus Rift’s Display Resolution

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The post How To Power Up Your Oculus Rift’s Display Resolution appeared first on UploadVR. hardware oculus 5 hack how to increase list oculus rift OLED resolution screen SDK steps workaroundThe Oculus Rift is an amazing piece of technology.

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How to create an Augmented Reality app for the Vive Focus in Unity

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On Friday, I’ve published on my social media channels a video where I showcased that I have been able to create an augmented reality app for the Vive Focus. I promised that today I would have shown you how I did it and so now I am here writing this article to keep my promise.

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How to remove safety boundaries on Lenovo Mirage Solo and Vive Focus

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6 DOF Virtual reality standalone headsets are cool, but of course introduce some safety problems : how can you be sure that moving you aren’t going to stumble on a wall, on a cat or on your girlfriend? But, how can you do that? Let’s see how to disable that.

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How To Get A Higher Score In ‘Space Pirate Trainer’

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Available for $15, you dual-wield either a pistol or shield and try to pick off flying robot orbs in a quest for a higher score. The post How To Get A Higher Score In ‘Space Pirate Trainer’ appeared first on UploadVR.

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Epic Games Shows You How to Create Your First ‘Robo Recall’ Mod

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As has been Epic Games’ style for many years, Robo Recall – built on the company’s Unreal Engine 4 – allows you to change the original game via the engine’s editor, giving you the tools you need to mod the title to your heart’s content.

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VR Can Help You Learn How to Drum

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Rhythm game titles like Beat Saber and Audio Shield have adherents that mod and ultimately let you build amazing skills—sometimes developing their own music tracks for you to play. Drumming is another musical instrument that lends itself well to VR.

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How to Watch Porn on PlayStation VR PSVR

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The real reason your boyfriend, husband, or pet dog purchased PlayStation VR (PSVR) was not to play games or watch movies, but it was in fact to watch porn. But just how do you set this up on the PSVR? Download whatever videos you wish to watch. Ladies and gents.

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Budget VR 101: How To Get PC VR Streaming To A Phone

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The post Budget VR 101: How To Get PC VR Streaming To A Phone appeared first on UploadVR. How-to VR VR Industry News diy fiit Headset inexpensive steam streaming

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Free 56-Page Guide From JauntVR Shows How To Make A 360-Degree Video

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Cinematic VR company JauntVR has established itself as one of the leading 360-degree production companies, with collaborations spanning from ESPN to ABC News, and they’ve put together a lengthy document to help others capture. As the cost to produce 360-degree video falls and quantity of cinematic VR experiences increases, hopefully a guide like this will help quality keep pace.

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How to Play ‘No Man’s Sky’ in VR (Warning: Strong Stomach Required)

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This is how to get No Man’s Sky running on your Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset using the VR injection driver VorpX. Be warned though, you’ll need to have an iron constitution before setting out.

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Vive Focus 6 DOF controllers devkit unboxing and setup instructions

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Santa Alvin working during Christmas Eve to give gifts to all VR enthusiasts (Original image taken by Santa Claus Photo Montage app). HTC is sending these devkits to selected developers to let them experiment with the devices, provide feedback and create 6 DOF applications.

How to Direct 360° Video

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Last year Google’s YouTube Creator Academy gave us the low-down on some of the biggest mistakes made while shooting in 360° with the video How Not To Shoot 360° Video. To help guide them in the right direction have all the characters look at the main action.

ARKit 101: How to Measure the Ground Using ARKit

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Have you noticed the many utility ARKit apps on the App Store that allow you to measure the sizes of horizontal planes in the world? After this tutorial, you'll be able to do this yourself! We'll be learning how to detect horizontal planes and their sizes accurately using ARKit.

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ARKit 101: How to Place a Virtual Television & Play a Video on It in Augmented Reality

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In a previous tutorial, we were able to place the Mona Lisa on vertical surfaces such as walls, books, and monitors using ARKit 1.5. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make your augmented reality app for iPads and iPhones by using ARKit.

Watch: ‘Robo Recall’ is Playable on HTC Vive Using ‘Revive’ Mod, Here’s How

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And, as you can see in this video, the game seems to work remarkably well. Luckily for them they can, thanks to the infamous Revive software mod, and as seen in the video above, this is exactly what some Vive owners are now doing. You’ll need to stump up the £22.99 ($29.99

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How To Sideload Apps And Games On Oculus Go

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If you want to find and install unique VR apps for Go that aren’t available on the Oculus Store, or you want to use regular 2D Android apps like Amazon Prime Video and Steam Link, this guide explains how to achieve both. There are 3 different types of apps/games you can sideload to your Go: VR Apps : these are VR apps just like you’d download on the Oculus Store, except either the developer didn’t want to put it on the store or Oculus rejected it.

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Sony’s PSVR Video Quick Start Guide Makes Way for Arrival of New Model (CUH-ZVR2)

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Now that Sony’s hardware refresh of PlayStation VR is nearly here with Christmas around the bend, the company has published an updated version of it 3-part guide on how to set up PSVR including instructions for both models, CUH-ZVR1 and CUH-ZVR2. Connect the PS Camera to PS4.

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How To Play PC Games On Your Gear VR Or Google Cardboard (Set Up Guide For Trinus + Tridef3D)

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In todays video, ManVsVR is showing you how to play PC games on your Gear VR and/or mobile device ready Head Mount Unit. If you have any questions, Be sure to ask in the commments on his channel.

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HOW TO PLAY GTA 5 WITH OCULUS RIFT & HTC VIVE (The Ultimate VR Guide)

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In this video Nathie will explain how you can play GTA 5 Singleplayer and Online with the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive in Virtual Reality. When you double checked everything you have to launch VorpX and start up GTA 5 right after that. Gameplay HOW-TO Nathie YouTube Players GTA V how-to the climb vrVorpX [link] (3D Injection Driver). FOV Mod https://www.gta5-mods.com/misc/gta-v-… com/misc/gta-v-… (Optional, would recommend).

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How to Improve Oculus Rift Graphics with Supersampling

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This makes consoles are easy to play, but for PC gamers who have spent $600 + on a video card, we want more. These specifications require a lot of graphical hardware to drive. Some games provide built-in methods to supersample such as Eve Valkyrie.

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How to run Oculus Rift Software on HTC Vive

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You're in luck because Reddit user CrossVR has released a "modification" to the Oculus software on GitHub to allow a limited set of software to run on the Vive. How to run Lucky's Tale on HTC Vive Download the Lucky's Tale patch here.

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How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics in VR

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The 2018 Winter Olympics is about to kick off in PyeongChang, South Korea today, and this year you’ll be able to watch a total of 30 events in VR, shared across live and on-demand 360/180 recordings.

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Easily Record VR Gameplay Videos With iPhone And A Green Screen

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How-to green screen how to iphone OBS video captureOver the weekend a friend was getting particularly animated fighting monsters in The Brookhaven Experiment , so I started recording the first-person gameplay footage on my PC while simultaneously filming with my iPhone 6S.

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How to enable WebVR in Google Chrome

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People like me had to use Firefox or Chromium (that mysterious application that is the open source version of Chrome), or even Microsoft Edge (for WMR headsets) to experience VR websites. But… how to enable it? I’ll try to answer both questions in this post.

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ARKit 101: How to Launch Your Own Augmented Reality Rocket into the Real World Skies

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Ever imagined how it would feel to launch your own rocket into the sky? In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make a simple augmented reality app for iPads and iPhones by using ARKit. Have you been noticing SpaceX and its launches lately?

How to Tell if Your PC is VR Ready

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With content for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive maturing since their respective launches last year, there’s more reason than ever to finally jump into VR—especially now that the Rift + Touch is on sale for $400. Here’s how to find out.

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How to fix Oculus DK 2 stuck in Set Your View in VR

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Closing and restarting will continue to present you with the Set Your View in VR message. Configuration Guide How To Oculus Oculus Development Kit 2 - DK2 Oculus Rift Oculus Rift DK2 VR

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ARKit 101: How to Place 2D Images, Like a Painting or Photo, on a Wall in Augmented Reality

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In a previous tutorial, we were able to measure vertical surfaces such as walls, books, and monitors using ARKit 1.5. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make your augmented reality app for iPads and iPhones by using ARKit.

Vox Machinae Guide: How To Play Every Mech Class

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Vox Machinae has been out since late September, and while I feel it’s one of the most innovative games I’ve played on my Oculus Rift this year, what truly stands out is its beefy guns and gargantuan mechs — also known as “grinders” according to the developers at Space Bullet.

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How to Install (and fix) ‘Beat Saber’ Custom Songs

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If you didn’t already custom songs installed, you’ll definitely want to! This guide will show you how to install the unofficial Beat Saber custom songs mod and how to fix it after patch v0.11.0. Optional) If you installed custom songs prior to v0.11.0,

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This AR App Teaches You How To Play The Piano

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Learning to play the piano is getting an immersive upgrade with a new augmented reality (AR) piano training software called Music Everywhere. The HoloLens app aims to help students of all talent levels build fundamental music theory and performance skills.

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