oculus go

  1. cageymaru

    Palmer Luckey's Guide to Modding the Oculus Go

    Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey has written a guide to modding the Oculus Go. The first mods that he performed were to change the color of the HMD from grey to black to cut down on the amount of reflected light on the optics. The next phase of modding involved removing all unnecessary weight to...
  2. cageymaru

    Walmart Teams with Oculus and STRIVR to Provide Interactive Training for Employees

    Walmart has teamed with STRIVR and Oculus to provide over 45 interactive VR training modules for employees. Employees are put through 'What If' situations in virtual reality that are hard to replicate elsewhere. 70% of the Oculus Rift trained employees scored higher than employees trained with...
  3. cageymaru

    YouTube VR Coming Soon to Oculus Go

    Soon you will be able to watch YouTube VR on your Oculus Go headsets! Want to get up close and personal with your favorite rockstar, sit in the driver's seat of a race car, or experience a trip that takes you out of this world? YouTube VR turns every video on the platform into your own virtual...
  4. Z

    Oculus go battery questions

    I have the oculus go and it says not to use while charging and not to use an external battery. I don't understand the no external battery deal. It has the same exact power output 5v 2.1 amp as the supplied ac adaptor, why would it matter?Internet scattered infor indicates you can use it while...
  5. FrgMstr

    Oculus Go Explained - Not a Money Maker

    This is an interesting interview with Hugo Barra from Oculus. It is compelling that he explains that Oculus is "not here to make money." Of course the hardware may not be there to make money, but surely Oculus is betting on integration with the Facebook platform where you are the product. And...
  6. DooKey

    Oculus GO Will Use Foveated Rendering to Save GPU Power

    Last week we brought you news that Qualcomm and Tobii were going to bring foveated rendering to new products. Well, we have more news this week that says Oculus is going to use fixed foveated rendering in their new Oculus Go product. This is good news for the VR/AR crowd because it really...
  7. FrgMstr

    Oculus Go - $200 Standalone HMD

    Oculus is announcing its Oculus Go, a standalone VR headset priced at $200 and is promised to be available in early 2018. Keep in mind that this sort of HMD is for those that do not have a smartphone that can act as a screen for use in the current "phone holder" headsets. And keep in mind that...