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Welcome to VR Movies in 2016

A year ago at Sundance 2015, we announced Oculus Story Studio. It’s incredible to see how much difference a year has made. At Sundance 2016, we’re excited to highlight some of the VR pioneers and projects pushing boundaries and creating the landscape of VR movies. A new medium has been born, and this year, it […]
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This Full Body Suit Lets You Feel Virtual Reality

Technically speaking, the Teslasuit is a series of sensors that allow the user to feel the sensation of movements in the virtual reality space. Different wearable accessories, called modules, are available separately. The modules include the T-Belt, the T-Glove, and a jumpsuit known as the “Smart Textile.” However, when added together, they function like a […]
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Oculus’ acquisition of Pebbles Interfaces

  In the video above we get a brief glimpse at the camera that Pebbles Interfaces are using to track the hands, which would appear to be the “custom optics” mentioned in the post. The camera appears to be something that developed at least in part by Pebbles themselves, and if their YouTube video from […]
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Linux Conference Call 2016

Call for Papers – linux.conf.au 2016 | 1 – 5 Feb

“Given the recent advances in wearable technology, embedded platforms, and fruitful marriages between open design and technology, open source software and hardware is delivering a number of tangible and intangible benefits for our daily lives. Life is better with Linux. And that’s exactly what our conference theme is. linux.conf.au 2016 will focus on how Linux […]
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“Luckey on Oculus Leaks: ‘don’t expect everything to carry through’…”

“Oculus VR launched a new front page for its official website today, complete with a countdown towards the company’s anticipated pre-E3 event in which it will provide more details about the consumer Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD). Unfortunately the site has backfired somewhat, with fans finding buried images that give a fresh […]