VR

Jeudi dernier a eu lieu l'inauguration par la secrétaire d'état en charge des personnes handicapées - Sophie Cluzel - du système immersif conçu par Imagin-VR et FOKS lab à Tours. Ce dispositif a pu être créé grâce au CHRU de Tours (centre d'excellence EXACT-T), à l'AESPHOR et à la fondation Orange. Nous avons oeuvré ensemble pour créer un produit fiable...

HP Reverb G2 has already been released. I did not talked about it in my blog but it can be useful to make a quick presentation : keeping same philosophy as the first HP reverb it proposes a display of 2160x2160 per eye and a field of view of 114° (which is a bit more than HTC Vive & Oculus...

Oculus Quest firmware 16 is here and enables us to keep the passthrough mode as home environment ! I think I will keep that option enabled since I can interact with "the outside" : I can now talk to my child, avoid the dog/cat, grab my coffee on the table ...

What's new in Oculus Quest firmware update ? For those who did not try already the hand tracking capabilities of Oculus Quest, update your firmware (12, available for download since 2019/12/09), reboot your Quest (I did need to reboot after updating it) and go inside the Settings/Experiments section to activate hand tracking. And ...

New update is available for Oculus Quest. Just let your Quest switched on with internet access to get it installed (version 9 of the firmware, you can check your version going to Settings>More Settings>About). What does it improve ? Video passthrough mode (while creating the guardian) is really better! It seems to fix the issue I pointed out in my first post...

My training demonstration presented in the previous post has been updated. Sound experience has been improved : you can use the hammer to hit various materials which emit various sounds. Computer OS console has been improved too : you can now type some predefined commands (dir/format/help/...

I developed an application (deployed on Oculus Quest but compatible with every VR headset) and would like to share it with you. I will present it tomorrow at LVRC but for those who won't be present you can now be aware of what we can do with an Oculus Quest. I imagined this application as a really short escape-game, just...

Most of the Oculus Connect 6 (link to the official video) talked about Oculus Quest and its improvments for end of the year and for early 2020. Hand tracking will be available in 2020 : based on cameras (which are not depth cameras) and AI we should be able to use our hands instead of the controllers. It can be really...