MITiS earned the first prototype of a quantum computer in Russia. The device in two qubits performed the specified algorithm, exceeding the previously known accuracy limit by 3%. Superconducting materials were taken as the basis for qubits. Work on the creation of a quantum computer within the framework of the Advanced Research Foundation project has […]

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At Oculus Connect 6, Oculus CTO John Carmack admitted that Gear VR is dead. Samsung Gear VR is a smartphone-based virtual reality helmet. Like Google Cardboard and its plastic derivatives, the device uses a user’s smartphone, which acts as a display and a computer. Unlike Cardboard, however, it is equipped with a special gyroscope and […]

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Track your calories burned in your favorite YUR apps. There are many titles in virtual reality (VR) that claim to be good for fitness, making you move and sweat. But for those who want to take the exercises a little more seriously and keep track of various statistics, including indicators such as calories burned, things […]

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Facebook has added basic OpenXR support to its Oculus Rift and Rift S headsets. OpenXR is an open standard API for VR / AR. It was developed by a working group led by Khronos, a non-profit industry consortium. The working group includes the largest VR companies such as Facebook, Valve, Microsoft, NVIDIA, AMD, HTC, Google, […]

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The VR-development studio (virtual reality) iVariant began working with the company Teplokom to launch a VR-showroom. Within the framework of this project, VR-models of block individual heat points (BITP) will be developed, which Teplocom will use for demonstration in Russia and abroad. With a nearly 30-year history, Teplocom is a leader in the Russian market […]

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Talk about the VR version of the anime Spice And Wolf. The project successfully went through a Kickstarter campaign in December. Now he is approaching more platforms, and the sequel is on its way. Spicy Tails developer recently confirmed that the game will be launched on PSVR and, oddly enough, on Nintendo Switch VR on […]

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AltspaceVR was one of the earliest social apps available for headsets such as the Samsung Gear VR. The application was a virtual space where people could not only chat, but also create events and much more. The application has suffered several ups and downs over the years, but it seems to be getting stronger lately. […]

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A video game will be released next month worldwide for iOS and Android devices. Augmented reality video games for smartphones are becoming more common thanks to ARKit and ARCore. Developers pay particular attention to the gameplay based on location. There are several projects linked to well-known franchises such as Ghostbusters World, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite […]

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Launching a real-time crowdfunding campaign in July, the VRJAM platform has now entered into a new partnership with the Agora interactive streaming platform. The couple aims to launch a futuristic technology platform for virtual reality (VR), in particular, to create real-time XR simulations of business conferences, trainings and other corporate events. Adapting existing core 3D […]

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Oculus Mobile vice president Max Cohen left Facebook this week, according to a LinkedIn page in his name and a Variety report. Cohen was one of the longest-running executives at Oculus. He joined the company in February 2014, a month before Facebook acquired the company. According to LinkedIn, Cohen “was the head of Oculus Mobile, […]

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