VR Gear Daily Podcast

VR Gear Daily Podcast

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VR Gear Daily | Episode #35 - Oculus Code Names, Download HLA, and 5 games to keep you fit in VR!
Mar 20 • 20 min
In this episode of the VR Gear Daily News Podcast we talk about Half-Life: Alyx downloads available, the code names given to the new Oculus product rumors, and the best game to keep you sweating while in quarantine! Tune in now!
VR Gear Daily | Episode #34 - GDC Oculus Wrap-Up, Newell on BCI, and VR Award Announcements!
Mar 19 • 23 min
In our VR Gear podcast we talk about the VR Awards and their latest update, we talk about the developer meetings at Oculus in place of GDC, and the Newell comments out of Valve! Tune in!
VR Gear Daily | Episode #33 - Oculus Developer Showcase Day 3, New iPad Pro, and Vive Cosmos x HLA
Mar 18 • 17 min
In our 33rd episode of the podcast we talk Apple and their latest AR breakthrough, the games and updates out of the gaming showcase at Oculus, and we speak about the Cosmos Elite coming with Half-Life for free! Tune in now!
VR Gear Daily | Episode #32 - Magic Leap new software update and new Beat Saber music!
Mar 17 • 27 min
In this podcast episode we talk about Magic Leap and what they are sharing about their new software update! We also talk about Beat Saber’s new music, all exclusives from Timbaland! All of that and more in todays podcast!
#31 - COVID and VR, Oculus Game Showcase, and New Quest UI!
Mar 16 • 31 min
In this episode we talk about how Oculus is changing the user interface in the Quest, their game developer showcase, and how VR could have helped with the Coronavirus outbreak. All of that and more in todays podcast!
VR Gear Daily | Episode #30 - Oculus Quest restock and the GDC updates coming out of Oculus
Mar 13 • 20 min
In our 30th (!) episode of the VRGear Daily Podcast, we talk about Oculus a great amount. From the quest restock to the GDC updates coming next week, it was a big day for Oculus. Expect a bigger week next week from the leaders of the VR game.
VR Gear Daily | Episode #29 - COVID-19 Rundown, Magic Leap Selling, and Nreal going enterprise
Mar 12 • 36 min
In this daily news podcast coming from VR Gear, you’ll hear about Magic Leap trying to sell their company, Nreal teasing us with an enterprise AR headset, and the rundown of everything that has been touch by the Coronavirus. Wash your hands and stay safe!
#28 - E3 Canceled WWDC Next? - Magic Leap Brings Spiders Home - Half Life HMD
Mar 11 • 43 min
Join the conversation! We talk about the cancelation of the E3 and the cancelation of WWDC before it’s even announced - Magic Leap is partnering to create some immersive content Micro-Kingdoms - Finally, Half Life Alyx is compatible with specific HMDs.…
#27 Apple AR App, Vive Discontinuation, and Horizon News from Facebook
Mar 10 • 15 min
In this episode we talk about the VR social app from Facebook and what it could mean for VR, we talk about Apple and their latest advancements inside of the AR worlds of apps, and we also touch on the discontinuation of a few headsets over at Vive! All of…
#26 - XBox VR Casting from Oculus Quest - HLA Teleportation -Valve Index ship
Mar 9 • 21 min
In this episode we talk about the Valve Index FINALLY shipping again! Available now, and shipping…. (soon-ish) ALSO, you can now get VR On XBOX! We’ll sort of. We expose the secret internal plot at Microsoft to get VR support on the XBox - And moving…
#25 - One Hand HLA, Nreal Hand Tracking, Facebook Women Appreciation
Mar 6 • 32 min
In this episode we talk about Half-Life and the one hand capabilities, Nreal and their new direction with the hand tracking, and lastly we speak about Facebook and Oculus’ efforts for women appreciation.
#24 - Google and Sony work together, Index in stock Monday, and FB SideQuest
Mar 5 • 28 min
Facebook is bringing their own SideQuest? Or are they? The Valve Index is back in stock on Monday!!!! And Google Tilt Brush for PSVR… by Sony? All of that and more in todays podcast!
#23 - Valve Inded Available? More HLA Games - Google I/O Dev. Conf. Canceled
Mar 4 • 20 min
Let’s talk about Valve Index! Will more headsets be available next week? Some sources say yes! Valve shares more details on Half Life Alyx and the future of the Half Life franchise. And, Google has canceled their Annual Developer conference that was…
#22 - HLA Environments, 3dRudder Pro Wireless, and 10 mins of HLA
Mar 3 • 25 min
There is handful fo Hal-Life: Alyx news coming at you today! New gameplay plus environments! Big week and month for Valve. 3dRudder just went wireless (still cable connected) and enterprise focused! Plus a roadmap for VR devs! All of that and more in…
#21 - GDC Postponed, Upcoming Infinity Titles, and Vive Pro Eye Bundles
Mar 2 • 26 min
In our 21st podcast, we talk about a wide variety of topics centered around the postponed GDC, the Vive Pro Eye bundles that are coming out, and the upcoming games for the Viveport Infinity subscription. All of this and more in our 21st edition of the…
#20 - VRSS Adds 5 Games, Museum of Other Realities, and Facebook Cancels F8
Feb 28 • 17 min
In the 20th episode of the VRGear Daily podcast, we talk about the NVIDA VRSS update, the museum of other realities to the SteamVR store, and the cancelation of the F8 Developer Conference from Oculus and Facebook. All of that and more in the Friday…
#19 - Oculus Link Audio - Qualcomm XR2 Chip - Apple WiFi for HMD??
Feb 27 • 22 min
In this episode we talk about the Oculus Quest V14 update that enables shared experience Audio input from the Oculus Quest. Qualcomm releases several reference designs for the XR2 chip that is purpose-built for AR/VR/MR HMDs. And we finish the podcast by…
#18 - Windows Mixed Reailty has a future and Facebook buying everything VR
Feb 26 • 14 min
In this episode we talk about the Future of Windows mixed reality and how it can help bring VR to Xbox Series X (we hope) - We also discuss the most recent VR Game developer acquisition by Facebook to augment their Oculus Game Develop team. Join us for…
#17 - 100 VR games hit $1M revenue - Etee VR Controllers - Hand tracking game
Feb 25 • 28 min
In this episode we talk about the rapid growth of the VR industry - over 100 game titles have brought in $1M each! The popular Etee controllers funded on Kickstarter are launching. And we share what 5 VR Games should absolutely support hand tracking on…
#16 - Vive Cosmos Elite pre-orders, Resale value of Oculus Quest Doubles
Feb 24 • 15 min
In this episode we talk about: Vive Cosmos Elite pre-orders going LIVE! Used VR headsets Oculus Quest and Valve Index are selling for nearly double the retail price. Facebook releases user-interface guidelines for hand tracking apps on the Oculus Quest.
#15 - Boneworks to Rift, COVID-19 AGAIN, and Undead Valley Updates
Feb 21 • 11 min
In this episode we will be discussing Boneworks and how it will perform on the Oculus Rift S and the Oculus Quest announcement. We also talk about the Coronavirus impacting Half-Life: ALyx and the Valve Index. We finish it up speaking about the Arizona…
#14 - Vive Cosmos, Cosmos Elite, Cosmos Play, and XR??
Feb 21 • 27 min
HTC Vive has dropped a bomb on the virtual reality world! The Vive Cosmos Play, a new entry-level VR headset the Vive Cosmos Elite, for the most involved and enthusiastic VR users. And the Cosmos XR, a developer headset with incredible passthrough…
#13 - PSVR 2 Controller Patent, LYNX Hands-on Demo, No Man’s Sky Living Ship
Feb 19 • 25 min
In this episode we talk about the newest patent from Sony and their PSVR 2 controllers, the latest tweet from Stan Larroque, and the No Man’s Sky Update that is going to have you controlling space animals… as your ship!
#12 - Pistol Whip Tournament, The origins of Vader Immortal, and Echo Frames
Feb 18 • 40 min
In this episode we talk about the upcoming global Pistol Whip tournament with more than $10,000 in price money on the line. We shed some light on the origins of Vader Immortal and the terrible fate it avoided to become the hit VR experience it is today.…
#11 - PlayStation 5 Delays, PSVR 2 Release Date, Sony VR Patents, and OhShape
Feb 14 • 30 min
Today we’re talking about Sony - a lot! PlayStation 5 is shaping up and the current cost is significantly higher than anticipated. We dive into some awesome new VR HMD technology that Sony has filed patented for, and we really hope to see some in the PSVR…
#10 - Half-life Alyx release date, Prince of Persia VR, Ironlights, MagicLeap
Feb 13 • 27 min
We have an official release date for Half-life Alyx! Magic Leap is pushing more hardware to Devs prier to dev conference. Ironlights VR blows past Kickstarter funding goal - and Mobile World conference becomes the latest casualty to the Coronavirus! Join…
#9 - OxfordVR Raised $12M Investment - PSVR Swords of Gargantua - HumbleBund
Feb 12 • 24 min
OxfordVR raised an additional $12M in funding to further develop mental health solutions with VR. PSVR will get Swords of Gargantua this spring. And, The best VR Game deal of the year is live now from HumbleBundle.
#8 - Facebook acquiring AR Talent for ARGlasses, SteamVR2.0 gets facelift
Feb 11 • 25 min
in this episode we talk about Facebook’s acquisition activities to enhance Oculus’ capabilities with Computer Vision Engineers & SteamVR 2.0 Beta shows of a new UI! Listen in for this and more technology related news in today’s episode of VRGear Daily!
#7 - SteamVR 2.0 is coming, Phil Spenser downplays VR on XBox, and Creepy VR
Feb 10 • 31 min
Let’s talk about SteamVR updating to 2.0! And what is Phil Spencer thinking? The future of XBox VR is in his hands! And, things get creepy in VR with new experience that brings your dead loved ones back to life!!
#6 - Coronavirus Delays Oculus Quest, Pistol Whip DLC, Sony top PSVR games
Feb 7 • 39 min
In this episode we talk about how the coronavirus is impacting fulfillment of Oculus Quest orders - Pistol Whip impresses with new DLC, and PSVR top downloads for January.
#5 - Google Glass 2, Magic Leap 1, Jimmy Fallon VR Pictionary, Lynx crushing
Feb 6 • 38 min
In this podcast we talk about Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 coming to developers, Magic Leap is pursuing deeper collaborations with retailers for immersive shopping, Jimmy Fallon brings celebrities into VR for a game of VR Pictionary, and Lynx Mixed…
#4 - Sony Studio closes, Quest Hand Tracking, Firewall zero, Cannon AR, Pisto
Feb 5 • 40 min
In this episode we talk about Sony’s Manchester Game studio closing down - new hand-tracking update for Oculus Quest - Firewall Zero Hour is free for PS Plus members, Connor releases a business focuses AR Headset, and CloudHead games is is adding a new…
#1 - Borderlands 2 VR, Half Life Alyx, Oculus $$ on Christmas,
Feb 4 • 65 min
In this first episode we talk about ‘real’ support for Borderlands 2 on the Valve Index - We dive deep in the Half Life Alyx trailer - And a HUGE Christmas Day for Oculus with record sales numbers…
#3 - Oculus For Business, Breaking VR Records on Steam, LYNX HMD Pre-order
Feb 4 • 24 min
Oculus for business is delayed but still “available soon” - VR adoption is on a tear, Steam VR breaking records in January - French Startup LYNX unveiled their AR/VR HMD with pre-orders now available on their website!
#2 - AR Collaboration gets Massive Funding & VR Hardware Subscriptions
Feb 3 • 26 min
In this episode we talk about collaboration in augmented reality (AR) and subscription VR Hardware. Listen to find out which startup got $14M in additional funding! And find out the results of our VR Hardware subscription Poll!