Midnight has come and gone.
Extremely frustrated with my purchase so far. I've been checking for updates at least 10 times an hour for the entire day.
This is not an appropriate way to launch a new product. Shame on ever…
You can do your own 360 photos using the standard android google cam. :idea:
With the photosphere function you can shoot a 360 photo and using the cardboard app from the google play store you can watch them using the gear vr or a ca…
And how did they do the screen capturing from the Gear VR without slowing down perfomance that much?
Probably 'adb shell screenrecord'. I record videos of my mobile VR apps (https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=…
We will release our demos with source, but maybe not all with the initial launch. We will try to have them available and playable as soon as we can, hopefully on the Oculus store as well, but at an absolute minimum you will be able …
I tried Sixense with Oculus before and then again with Gear VR at SDC and both times it was a lot of fun. With the Gear VR demo I tried you could only use one lightsaber not both.
But you have one STEM…
Gear VR apps I tried:
* Vuforia had a demo of an AR motorcycle (you could change the color and the fairings moved away if you stepped closer)
* Project Beyond (Seemed low res to me but maybe it was out of focus...)
* Omega Agent (Low Poly, jetpa…
Sixense support was announced at a SFVR 7:
There is also a livestream of that announcement :
I tried Sixense with Oculus befor…
I imagine that doing proper VR on the note 4 without the gear vr would be less-than spectacular for the consumer, but what about for devs? ... Will the mobile sdk work without the extra hardware? Can we use the improved features o…
but i'm not sure or doubt that you can watch that in the Oculus Cinema aswell.
Oculus will release the code for Oculus Cinema with the mobile SDK so I doubt there will be restrictions on content.
There will be an official VR Cinema app and i'm sure many devs will release apps to watch movies (2D and 3D SBS) from your device. You can already do this with google cardboard where there are a few different vr cinema apps.