(VRfun18) Tim Cook On AR Headsets: “Stay Tuned And You’ll See

Apple CEO Tim Cook was interviewed by China Daily, and he made an interesting comment when asked about AR headsets. Reporter: “Chinese consumers are highly enthusiastic about VR and AR technologies, but some of them are not very satisfied with products currently available on the market. What do you think are the key factors for…

(VRfun18) Pico Neo 3 Link Review: A Decent Quest 2 Alternative

Pico’s first consumer headset to release in the west is still a work in progress, but it suggests Meta has some serious competition in its future. Read on for our Pico Neo 3 Link review. Note: Please keep in mind that the Pico Neo 3 Link is described as a beta product and is still…

(VRfun18) NO PERIPHERALS – JUST YOUR HANDS! | Hand tracking available in MSFS via the OpenXR Toolkit

You can mkae use of handtracking with your Oculus Quest 2 or Leap Motion by downloading the OpenXR Tool Kit: https://mbucchia.github.io/OpenXR-Toolkit/ Twitch: twitch.tv/virtualrealitypilot Twitter: https://twitter.com/VRealityPilot Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/virtual_reality_pilot/ “Music from Epidemic Sound (http://www.epidemicsound.com)” Source

(VRfun18) Reports: Meta Cancels 2024 AR Glasses Consumer Release Amid Cost

Meta no longer plans release the AR glasses slated for 2024 to consumers, The Information and The Verge report. At the Connect 2021 conference in October Meta announced Project Nazare, “our first full augmented reality glasses”. The company didn’t show a prototype or even real footage, instead showing a brief “simulated” concept clip. “We still…

(VRfun18) Hands-on: Magic Leap 2 Shows Clear Improvements, But HoloLens 2

Magic Leap 2 isn’t available just yet, but when it hits the market later this year it will be directly competing with Microsoft’s HoloLens 2. Though Magic Leap 2 beats out its rival in several meaningful places, its underlying design still leaves HoloLens 2 with some advantages. Magic Leap as a company has had a…

(VRfun18) Upcoming Horizon Zero Dawn TV show details leaked in new report

We may have only learned about the upcoming TV adaptation of Guerrilla’s Horizon series relatively recently, but already details about its plot have started making their way out into the wild. Please note, there will be spoilers for Horizon Zero Dawn below. Eurogamer Newscast: Will we subscribe to PlayStation Plus Premium, and how does Xbox…

(VRfun18) How to frame your NFT

So let’s say you bought an NFT. Not because you want to make a bunch of money and you’re just going to flip it — we’ll call those people the JPEG flippers — and not because someone sold you on a big idea about “community” and you didn’t buy an NFT so much as a…

(VRfun18) Hands-on: Lumus Prototype AR Glasses Are Smaller & Better Than

Lumus’ latest waveguide, dubbed Maximus, is now even more compact thanks to 2D image expansion. With impressive image quality and a more compact optical engine, the company is poised to have a leading display solution for truly glasses-sized AR headsets. 2D expansion adds an additional light bounce to expand the image, allowing for a smaller…

(VRfun18) Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 Ti review: Olympian power and performance

Nearly two years ago, we called the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 a Titan in all but name, a prosumer graphics card that makes sense as a cheaper alternative to professional Quadros while also delivering better gaming performance than any consumer alternative. Now the RTX 3090 Ti has arrived, placing it above the Titans and firmly…

(VRfun18) Glasses or no glasses, this year’s WWDC is all about

Apple’s software is very good, generally speaking. Even as the company has spread its focus among more platforms than ever — macOS and iOS and iPadOS and tvOS and watchOS and whatever software Apple’s building for its maybe-possibly-coming-someday car and its almost-certainly-coming-soon AR / VR headset — those platforms have continued to be excellent. It’s…

(VRfun18) Sony’s PlayStation Plus titles for June have leaked

UPDATE 01/06/22: Following yesteday’s leaks, Sony has officially confirmed that God of War (2018), Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker and Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl are all heading on over to PlayStation Plus this month. All three games will be available to download from 7th June. The original story continues below. ORIGINAL STORY 31/05/22: June’s upcoming PlayStation…

(VRfun18) Apple reportedly chose a standalone AR

Apple’s rumored mixed reality headset seems like the worst-kept secret in tech, and a new report about the device from The Information (its second this week) is chock full of details about the unannounced product’s turbulent development. One of the most notable parts of the story is about Apple’s decision to go with a standalone…

(VRfun18) Apple’s board of directors reportedly tried out its upcoming AR

Apple showed a mixed reality headset capable of both augmented and virtual reality to its board of directors last week and has engineers hard at work on an operating system for the device, according to a report from Bloomberg. The story notes that while this doesn’t necessarily mean we’ll see a headset announced at WWDC…

(VRfun18) Project Cambria Has A Depth Sensor & Much Higher Resolution

Project Cambria has a depth sensor and cameras with 3 times the resolution of Quest 2’s. Cambria is the public codename for Meta’s upcoming high end standalone headset, announced at Connect 2021 in October. It will be sold alongside Quest 2 with a price tag “significantly” higher than $800, aimed at remote workers and mixed…

(VRfun18) Get 12 games for just £9 with the latest Humble Bundle

Humble Bundle has become a key place for the PC gaming community over the years thanks to it’s large selection of games on sale, the great value bundles they offer, and their work with various charities. If you’ve been looking for new games to play but are on a budget, then the latest Humble Bundle…