Valve Revamps Steam Survey to More Accurately Count VR Headsets

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Valve’s long running Steam Survey has been one of the most transparent data sources for gauging which VR headsets are the most used. Our last major analysis of the Survey data is here. Valve expects the change will result in a bump in the number of headsets counted in the survey.

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2021 OpenSim Sentiment Survey

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More long-term subscribers ditching Netflix, survey suggests

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Netflix's current woes have been highlighted by a survey suggesting that an increasing number of its long-term subscribers are ditching the streaming service.

Survey results predict a surprisingly positive reception to Windows 11

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A new survey reveals that nearly half of a set of polled Windows users might end up upgrading to Microsoft's new operating system. Computing Microsoft survey Windows Windows 10 Windows 11

Road to VR Readership Survey 2020

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Road to VR is running a survey with our partner Gamer Network to better understand our audience. The Readership Survey takes about 10 minutes to complete and is shared across Gamer Network sister sites. The post Road to VR Readership Survey 2020 appeared first on Road to VR.

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Vive Pro Data Revealed in Steam Survey, Thins Gap Between Rift and Vive

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In the latest set of data from Vale’s monthly Steam Hardware & Software survey, the Vive Pro has finally made an official entrance and shows that the gap between Rift and Vive isn’t as wide as it appeared. Participation in the survey is optional. We had actually spotted its influence in months past when we noticed that the total percentages provided by the Steam survey weren’t adding up to 100%.

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New Survey Suggests Lack Of Compelling Content As Biggest Obstacle For VR/AR Adoption

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NASA will survey the entire sky with its SPHEREx observatory

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NASA is ramping up plans for a new sky survey tool that could help unravel some of the biggest mysteries about the origin of the universe. News NASA space spherex

2017 OpenSim grids survey

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Many grids don’t report their active user numbers, but two, InWorldz and the Great Canadian Grid, were very active when they did last report them, so we’re including them as default options in the survey. You can see the results of last year’s survey here , and all previous surveys here. Loading… Features Metaverse annual grid survey surveyEach year, we ask our readers to rate their home grids.

2018 OpenSim Sentiment Survey

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If the survey below doesn’t load, you can access it on its own Google Forms page. Loading… Features Metaverse survey

GDC survey shows crypto, NFTs not popular among game makers

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The Game Developers Conference's 10th annual State of the Industry survey revealed some interesting insights into the future of games. Gaming cryptocurrency Game Developer's Conference GDC NFTs State of the Industry

Steam Survey: HTC & Windows VR See Gains as Oculus Awaits New Headsets

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As the VR market is poised for a handful of new headsets launching in the coming weeks, the latest Steam Survey unsurprisingly shows Vive and Windows VR making some gains after Oculus discontinued the Rift ahead of the launch of the Rift S. While that’s a drop from the month prior, the overall trend remains consistently upward: Monthly-connected VR headsets as of April 2019 (gap caused by erroneous Stream Survey data) | Data courtesy Valve, chart by Road to VR.

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See which car brands came top and bottom in new Consumer Reports survey

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Cars automakers Consumer Reports Mazda surveyConsumer Reports has just released its annual report card for which car brands make the best vehicles, and it contains a few surprises.

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Survey: Help Devs Understand Real VR Users & Enter to Win $150 Amazon Gift Card

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That’s one of the primary questions we want to help VR devs answer with a survey which aims to understand real VR users. Wanting to help developers understand that question, we’ve created a survey in conjunction with our friends at Greenlight Insights, a VR and AR market intelligence firm. Specifically, this survey is focused on understanding real users of VR headsets, not potential users who don’t actually own and use VR hardware.

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Rift and Windows VR Continue Growth Streaks at Expense of Vive in Latest Steam Survey

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The latest data from Valve’s Steam Survey shows the Rift and Windows VR headsets continuing growth streaks in their share of monthly-connected headsets on Steam, snatching share mostly from the Vive and Vive Pro. Participation in the survey is optional, and headsets aren’t counted if they aren’t powered on and recognized by the user’s PC at the moment that the data is collected.

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Everyone's Gassy, International Survey Finds

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An international survey of thousands suggests that just about everyone often feels gassy, with farting being the most common symptom experienced daily. New research released this weekend might comfort or unnerve you, depending on your perspective.

Survey: Half of Americans don’t know about the metaverse

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49% of US consumers aren’t aware of the metaverse, according to a survey conducted in February by marketing automation platform Klaviyo. (Image courtesy satheeshsankaran via  Pixabay.).

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XRA and Perkins Coie Release 2021 XR Industry Survey

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The XR industry is a young one, making surveys and reports crucial. The Survey and Why We Need It. Source: “XR Industry Insider: 2021 XR Survey” Looking back, the healthcare and medical fields are believed to have changed the most during the pandemic.

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AR and VR Survey Shows Optimism in Industry

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For the last three years, law firm Perkins Coie, the XR Association, and Boost VC have conducted a survey on industry attitudes toward AR and VR technology. Here, we look at some of the major trends in the survey. This is the case with a number of these surveys for a number of reasons.

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Road to VR Readership Survey 2018

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Road to VR is running a survey with our partner Gamer Network to better understand our audience. The Gamer Network Readership Survey takes about 10 minutes to complete and is shared across Eurogamer and Gamer Network sister sites. The survey is anonymous and we won’t be able to tell who you are by the answers you give. The survey helps us build an accurate picture of our audience and what they care about, so we know who we’re talking to.

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Road to VR Readership Survey 2019

Road to VR

Road to VR is running a survey with our partner Gamer Network to better understand our audience. The Readership Survey takes about 10 minutes to complete and is shared across Gamer Network sister sites. The survey is anonymous and we won’t be able to tell who you are by the answers you give. The survey helps us build an accurate picture of our audience and what they care about, so we know who we’re talking to.

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EON Reality Immersive Learning for Higher Education Survey

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As part of our efforts to better understand the needs of higher education, EON Reality will be conducting a survey that seeks to identify the critical challenges faced by teachers, learning designers and technologists. We welcome you to participate in the survey by clicking this link.

Streaming hasn’t killed cable yet, survey finds

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A survey of 4,500 consumers by TiVo finds that there's still a strong mix of cable and streaming — and that free TV rules. Home Theater News amazon fire tv Hulu with Live TV Roku Streaming Tivo YouTube TV

Survey: Which VR Headsets Are Used Most?

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adults in Thrive’s established consumer survey engine. At a high level, 19 percent of consumers surveyed have bought or used a VR headset, up from 16 percent in 2019. On the bright side, it reached that point from zero percent, eight months before this survey was fielded.

EON Reality Immersive Learning for Higher Education Survey

EON Reality

As part of our efforts to better understand the needs of higher education, EON Reality will be conducting a survey that seeks to identify the critical challenges faced by teachers, learning designers and technologists. We welcome you to participate in the survey by clicking this link.

Analysis: ‘Half-Life: Alyx’ Adds Nearly 1 Million VR Users to Steam in Record Gain

Road to VR

To demystify the data Road to VR maintains a model, based on the historical survey data, along with official data points directly from Valve and Steam, which aims to correct for Steam’s changing population to estimate the actual count —not the percent —of headsets being used on Steam.

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Survey Suggests Social VR Is Least-Used Genre, Solo Games The Most

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OpenSim viewer survey

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I’ve been asked to do a reader survey about what OpenSim viewers they use, what they like about them, and what they’d want to see fixed — so here it is. If you can’t see the survey form below, click here to see it on Google. Loading… Features Metaverse surveyAs usual, one random respondent will get a free virtual reality headset for their mobile phone.

PlayStation 5 price apparently not yet finalized, claims survey taker

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The survey assigned a 'random' PlayStation 5 price of 349 British pounds. Gaming News Playstation PlayStation 5 Sony

HTC VR Survey Offers Vives & Gift Cards as Prizes, Aims to Understand VR Users

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A survey sponsored by HTC America is currently open on SurveyGizmo , with the option to enter a prize draw, which includes three Vive systems and seven gift cards worth $100 – $150. The 10-15 minute ‘experiences with VR’ survey is for HTC’s ‘research purposes only’, aiming to gather some general VR usage data and purchasing habits. A section of the survey also asks about users phone habits, including which devices they own and how long they’ve owned the phone.

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Enormous sky survey creates the most accurate map yet of universe’s dark matter

Digital Trends

A project called the Dark Energy Survey has observed more than 226 million galaxies to help unravel the mystery of dark matter. News dark energy dark matter space

Thesis survey on Social VR

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Articles Social survey ThesisHello everyone! I am at present writing my master’s thesis at a German university (Duisburg-Essen) and would like to obtain out whether or not people who use social VR for the very first time have a distinct effect about it than people who know it for a for a longer period time. For now I am on the lookout for Social VR consumers to response a couple of queries about it to get their stage of watch. Source.

GDC developer survey shows the full impact of the pandemic on gaming

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This year's GDC State of the Game Industry survey reveals how much the pandemic impacted gaming. Gaming game delays GDC 2021

Survey: 78% of AR/VR Developers Not Planning Platform-exclusive Content

Road to VR

In a survey published by VRDC, AR and VR developers are largely leaning toward platform agnostic development for their next projects. While the figure above is interesting, it should be noted that the sample size of the survey is only 500 respondents. The survey also found that when it comes to the respondents’ next AR/VR projects, most were planning to develop for the HTC Vive over others.

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Google Survey: How Shoppers Actually Feel About AR-Enabled E-Commerce

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Source: Google survey “The Shopping Filter: Marketers are using augmented reality to reinvent the digital store” The polls asked questions about the public’s attitudes toward smartphone use and general e-commerce, as well as questions specifically related to AR.

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Microsoft’s New Windows Survey Wants to Know About Your VR Plans

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The post Microsoft’s New Windows Survey Wants to Know About Your VR Plans appeared first on UploadVR. Microsoft VR Industry News microsoft project scorpio Windows Insider Survey

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2017 OpenSim hosting survey

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This is a survey of OpenSim hosting companies — it is not a survey about OpenSim grids. That survey was conducted in October.). If you run your own grid and use a hosting company for technical support or hosting, this survey is for you. If you use more than one hosting company, you can fill the survey out more than once, just make sure to say that in the comments so that the additional responses aren’t deleted.