Ever wondered what all those techie words and acronyms actual mean?... well you're in the right place to find out! We have an extensive list of the most common tech words used in Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR)
When Standalone (also referred as 'Untethered') is referenced in Virtual Reality - it simply means headsets that are free from wires, so don't require being physically attach to a PC. The Oculus Quest and Quest 2 are perfect examples of standalone headsets, as is the DecaGear 1. Examples of a tethered headset (attached to a PC), would be the Valve Index and Oculus Rift S.
Standalone headsets are often preferred to the tethered kind because it gives the user more freedom to move in their environment without the restriction of wires.
OpenXR is a royalty-free, open standard that provides access to VR, MR and AR platforms and devices (Cross-platform software). It is developed by a working group managed by the Khronos Group consortium. OpenXR was announced by the Khronos Group on 02- 27-2017 during the Game Developers Convention (GDC) in 2017. OpenXR can be downloaded and installed for free from the Microsoft Store.
Arizona Sunshine 2 emerges almost seven years after the release of Arizona Sunshine, and it's shaping up to be a significant leap forward in the world of VR zombie shooters. The sequel has a host of improvements across the board, delivering a more immersive and intense experience for players.
From AMC and Survios, the studio behind top-selling VR titles Raw Data and Creed: Rise to Glory, The Walking Dead Onslaught invites players to assume the roles of their favorite survivors from the TV series, struggling against the relentless walker threat while confronting both the horrors and human...
In recent times, VR simulation games have ventured into all sorts of real-world environments. Why should the jobs sector be any different? We’ve seen Graveyard manager simulations and forklift truck simulations in VR, to name just two. Job Simulator has the aim of joining up job simulations with c...