Samsung Starts Creator Program To Spur VR Software Development


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Apple’s Latest Patents Mark More Territory in AR Headset Hardware and Software

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This week however, the company was granted two patents that establish basic hardware and software solutions not only pointing towards a prospective Apple AR device, but marking out some fundamental territory in the process.

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Jason Rubin: The Rift’s Next Software Wave Will Be “Night and Day Different”


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AMD Adds ‘Asynchronous Space Warp’ and More in Huge Radeon Software Update

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AMD card owners can grab the latest software from here. The post AMD Adds ‘Asynchronous Space Warp’ and More in Huge Radeon Software Update appeared first on Road to VR.

New John Carmack Software Doubles Oculus Home Resolution on Gear VR


Halfway through my demo, Oculus head of mobile product, Max Cohen, told me that a new piece of software designed by Carmack will be included in the brand new Oculus Home redesign releasing for Gear VR today. According to Cohen, before this software update “the eye buffers rendered 1024×1024 and because of the way it was rendered on the screen you were looking at somewhere in the order of 400 pixels vertically.”

New App Lets You Control Ableton Live Music Software In VR


TheWaveVR has given us a glimpse as to what the future of production as well as performance could look like, but it still lacks the support of already-established names in software for now. The post New App Lets You Control Ableton Live Music Software In VR appeared first on VRScout.

Analyst: Despite Slow 2016, VR Still Forecast To Reach $14B In Software Sales By 2020


But it still believes that consumer VR software could grow from $407 million in revenue in 2016 to $14 billion by 2020. Of the VR software sales in 2016, Llamas said about 72 percent of the $407 million would be from games.

Hands-On With Virtualitics: Data Visualization Software Which Raised $4.4 Million


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Brian Sharp Talks Next Steps For Facebook’s Sculpting Software


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Oculus Update Lets You Launch SteamVR Apps And Other Third Party Software From Home


The latest version of Oculus’ PC software, available now in a public testing phase, aims to make it easier to launch content purchased from Steam or acquired elsewhere while remaining inside the Oculus Home interface. Oculus Rift owners sometimes need to jump back and forth between Steam and Oculus Home to play software purchased from one store or the other.

Drummer Plays the ‘Pokemon’ Theme In VR With Custom Software


Drums are cool. Everyone knows it. When you were a kid playing in a rock band with your friends the two hottest spots were lead guitar and drums.

These 6 Apps Represent 2016’s Best VR Software, According To The Proto Awards


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Intel’s Project Alloy Round 2: RealSense Hand-Tracking and Optimized Software


The difference between the Project Alloy headset we tried originally and this new version is the software inside. II,” as we will refer to it for the remainder of this story, was said to include more software optimization than the other demo units inside the booth.

Mercedes’ F1 Team Is Paying Fans For VR Software To Aid Pit Crews


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Former id Software Exec Steve Nix Starts ForwardXP VR Studio


Steve Nix, former id Software executive and previous CEO of Yvolver, said he has started a new Dallas-based virtual reality development studio, ForwardXP. Above: Steve Nix is head of ForwardXP. Image Credit: Yvolver. “We We are creating interactive content for virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality,” he wrote in a post on Facebook. The focus will be more on experiences, which is what the ‘XP’ part of our name stands for.”.

This Software Tweak Could Improve What You See In HTC Vive


Both Valve and Oculus are working on tools designed to push high quality 90 frames per second virtual reality technology onto a wide range of PCs, including The post This Software Tweak Could Improve What You See In HTC Vive appeared first on UploadVR.

Nokia Finally Releases Its 360 Editing Software, Ozo Creator, On Windows


That changed late last week, however, with the release of a Beta version of the software for Windows 10 PCs, which accompanied the launch of version 1.3.0.

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High Voltage Software launches excellent VR FPS Damaged Core, purchase now for access to the Dragon Front beta.

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I have been following the work of High Voltage software since Conduit 2 and I recently had the chance to play Damaged Core three weeks ago at High Voltages office right outside of Chicago.

Oculus 1.4 Update Prevents HTC Vive Running Oculus Software


However, a recent Oculus software update has broken all that. These new integrity checks prevent Revive, the piece of software that let Oculus games run on the HTC Vive headset, from running, essential blocking games to only Oculus hardware.

VR Design Tool ‘Gravity Sketch’ Launches in Early Access

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Developed by a group of design engineers at the Royal College of Art, the software is ‘for everyone’, but its feature set has particular relevance to creative professionals, and could become an invaluable tool for industrial design visualisation.

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How to run Oculus Rift Software on HTC Vive


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. Oculus has some of the best VR games right now. But what if you have the HTC Vive?

Samsung Software Update Will Eliminate Galaxy Note 7 Devices By Preventing Them From Charging


Samsung has announced plans to obliterate all remaining Galaxy Note 7 devices in the wild with a software update that prevents the device from working altogether. The software update will be rolling out on December 19, with a planned distribution lasting up to a month.

‘V’, The Universal Dashboard for VR, Launches Open Beta

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Add a bit of Ray Harryhausen and a dash of Ultraman and you have this 2 awesome for words F2P VR City Builder/Monster Battler from High Voltage Software!

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One of my all time favorite video game companies High Voltage Software, ( Dragon Front, Damaged Core, CONDUIT 2: THE SECOND ONE ) released They Live to Destroy , a City Builder/Monster Battler, on an unsuspecting world today to Gear VR in association with Oculus Studios.

Simplygon Might Be One of the Most Important Companies in VR’s Future, Here’s Why


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PS4’s New Software Update Turns PSVR Into Your Personal 3D Blu-ray Player


Sony today announced the launch of beta testing for the latest system software update to the PlayStation 4, 4.50. As much as Sony would have liked them to, 3D TVs never quite panned out.

‘Magic Hour’ VR Software Will Teach You How To Use A Manual Camera


In other ways, this software shows potential as a real learning tool. Photography is, in and of itself, one of the most impressive and beautiful forms of art on the planet.

‘MakeVR Pro’ Introduces Precision Tools for 3D Modelling in VR

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Both versions are currently only available on Viveport, although there are plans to bring the software to other platforms. However, it was missing some essential features that advanced or professional creators might expect from software of this kind.

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Update: Impressive VR Animation Software ‘Tvori’ Now Available [Exclusive Mixed Reality Video]


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$4 Billion ZeniMax v. Oculus Verdict Could Come as Early as Today, Here’s What You Need to Know

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This week the eyes of the virtual reality industry are on a federal court in Dallas, Texas where ZeniMax (and child company id Software) and Facebook (and child company Oculus) have been engaged in legal battle over a dispute which could cost Facebook $4 billion.

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PlayStation VR to Get Improved Tracking and 3D Blu-ray Playback in Next PS4 Update

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Among other additions to the console’s base experience, the forthcoming PS4 System Software Update 4.50 In time for the launch of Farpoint and the PSVR Aim controller, the PS4 System Software Update 4.50

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Watch: This Mobile VR Crane Simulator Showcases the Future of Industrial Training

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RPG Creation Software ‘SMILE GAME BUILDER’ Gets VR Viewing Mode


Game creation has become a big topic for ease-of-use software applications in recent years. Game Maker is one of the most popular examples as it was used to create several hit indie games such as Hotline Miami, Undertale, and Spelunky.

Vendor Landscape: Enterprise Marketing Software Suites In Asia Pacific

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More marketers in Asia Pacific (AP) are investing in an enterprise marketing software suite (EMSS) to better engage empowered customers and drive contextual marketing — but EMSS vendors’ solution availability and localization efforts vary across the region. My recently published report, Vendor Landscape: Enterprise Marketing Software Suites In Asia Pacific, helps marketers understand EMSS vendors’ […].

‘Envelop’ Launches Open Beta of Immersive Windows Desktop Platform for Vive and Rift

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Why is There Such a Huge Shortage of Developers in the VR Industry?


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MasterpieceVR Launches Today With Cross-Platform Collaborative Sculpting and Painting


While there are applications that offer collaborative experiences in creative VR, Brinx Software is attempting to go the extra mile with cross-platform teamwork for their new program: MasterpieceVR.

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Valve Releases ‘Destinations’, a Free VR Creation Tool

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Both HTC Vive and Oculus Rift users can take advantage of the free software, as it contains support for both Vive controllers and XBox gamepads. Once installed, you can find the Destinations Viewer in the Library under Software.

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‘PAYDAY 2’ Getting Full VR Compatibility with ‘PAYDAY VR’, Beta Later This Year

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PAYDAY 2 , the multiplayer bank-heist game by Overkill Software, is soon to get get a complete VR port in PAYDAY VR , which will also allow VR and non-VR players to play together. HTC Vive Games News VR Games overkill software payday 2 payday 2 vr payday vr starbreeze

4 Virtual Reality Desktops For Vive and Rift Compared

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Feature Virtual Reality SoftwareWhile it’s all too easy to lose ourselves in the countless VR worlds at our fingertips, sometimes we just need to access the desktop and get things done in Windows. Thanks to a few innovative apps, this is possible without removing your headset.