Oculus’ New Experimental API Blends Virtual Reality With Your Real-World Surroundings

Photo: Josh Edelson (Getty Images) An upgrade for Facebook’s Oculus Quest 2 virtual truth system will let designers integrate real-life video from the VR headset’s sensing units into their video games to develop “mixed reality experiences.” With Passthrough API Experimental, Oculus’ brand-new application programs user interface, designers can personalize how a gamer’s environments appear through their […]

You Might Have to Wait Longer for Apple’s AR Headset

Photo: Ryan Anson/AFP (Getty Images) Apple’s been reported to be dealing with some type of combined truth headset for a long time now. But like many gizmos nowadays, it appears that the headset will be postponed up until completion of 2022 due to production problems. The news originates from respected Apple prognosticator Ming-Chi Kuo (through […]

Apple’s Super-Fast AR/VR Headset Is Expected Late Next Year

Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM / Contributor (Getty Images) The report mill has actually been churning for a while now with the news of possible production hold-ups affecting the rollout Apple’s combined truth headset, and now we have a tip about why that may be: According to a financier note from relied on Apple expert Ming-Chi Kuo, […]

Meta Is Developing a New, Tactile-Sensing Robot Skin

Photo: Meta Each passing day is allegedly bringing us nearer to the digital actuality cosmopolis often known as the metaverse. The unhealthy information is that outstanding voices in tech are more and more referencing the “virtual world created by an evil monopolist” within the Neal Stephenson novel Snow Crash in the identical breath they’re utilizing […]

VR Haptics May Use Chemicals on the Skin to Make You Feel

Virtual actuality experiences are by no means going to really feel like the true world till we’re capable of interact all of our senses, not simply imaginative and prescient and listening to. As a possible strategy to simulate a human’s capacity to really feel bodily sensations, researchers have developed haptic VR {hardware} that applies chemical […]