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  1. W

    Anyone else having poor experience with touch/hand tracking on Rift S?

    I had an original Rift with 3 cameras and the hand tracking was rock solid on that setup. But ever since moving to the Rift S, I have found the hand tracking to be deteriorating over time. They keep updating the firmware and software and I keep thinking this might be the time they finally fix...
  2. Zarathustra[H]

    Seriously Microsoft?

    I don't know what build of Office 365 my organization is on, and can't even seem to figure out how to check, (Seriously, where is the "About" button?) so I don't know if this last update I just got the other day is new, or old news because of my IT department holding things back, but I have to...
  3. F

    50" touch capable commercial shop display

    Search didn't turn up much with the word 'touch' and I've never dealt with this size touch device. Looking for some equipment at work to display Tableau style charts. Boss says to let him know what I find. 500 sorta company. The use will primarily be static chart presentation with...
  4. DooKey

    First Portable Bionic Hand With Sense of Touch Revealed

    The first bionic hand with a sense of touch that can be used outside of a lab was revealed by scientists in Rome. Up until this point the bionics had to be connected to large equipment in a lab to work and they've managed to get the system small enough to fit into a rucksack. The lady that...
  5. V

    Had my Rift + Touch now for a few days.....

    First of all...just wow, cant believe I waited this long to get this! Not only is the experience incredible but it is so freaking fun but anyway.... Just wondering if anyone else has experienced any side effects I guess you could say from their VR headsets? Like (in the real world) I felt...
  6. T

    Oculus + Touch for 1 week while my buddy is on vacation

    I just brought it home and looked at Steam before even opening the box. My first task will be to update my vid card drivers & swap cables to free up an HDMI port. My 1st question - can I just install Steam VR (+ Steam 360 video player?) or do I need to register w/ Oculus to DL their drivers (I...
  7. T

    Rift announces "Summer Sale", drops Rift + Touch price to $400

    https://www.vrfocus.com/2017/07/oculus-announce-rift-touch-price-drop-to-399-for-summer-sale/ I've long heard that $400 is the sweet spot to achive widespread adoption of VR.
  8. FrgMstr

    Full Body Touch and Haptic Feedback in VR

    Sarotis by Interactive Architecture Lab, has some footage posted of its prototypes in action. This footage is from about 9 months ago, but it is something that has escaped me. It is attempting to use haptic and touch feedback in a "full body" way. The video will make you understand how exactly...
  9. Q

    Touch, Rift, and Vive working on same PC

    This thread over on OCUK may be of interest to those who use VR.
  10. H

    rift touch out of stock?

    so i just decided to look up the touch availability, and they seem to be out of stock on amazon, bestbuy etc.. wow! Any idea when next batches will be availible? or maybe in stock direct from oculus?
  11. H

    Oculus Touch Controllers Review

    The crew at Engadget say that, even though there is no rechargeable battery and they don't enable true room-scale VR, the Oculus Rift Touch controllers are well worth the wait. Oculus had one job: Bring motion controls to the Rift. With the Touch controllers, it managed to do that well. And...
  12. H

    Oculus Touch: How To Claim Your Priority Status

    If you are one of the people that pre-ordered the Oculus Rift, you have until October 27th to get priority status for your Oculus Touch order. The process is simple, starting this coming Monday you can pre-order the Oculus Touch but you must use the same e-mail address that you used when you...
  13. H

    Oculus Touch Pre-Order Listed At $250 In The UK

    Pre-orders for the Oculus Touch are listed for $250 in the UK. Damn! That's a little more than I thought they were going to go for. That still makes a complete set (Rift + Touch) about the same as buying the HTC Vive but still, I thought they would come in at around $150 or so.
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