Andrew Boggs

Andrew is a Northern Ireland based journalist with a passion for video games. His latest hobby is watching people speedrun Super Mario 64 and realising how bad he is at platformers.

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Posts by Andrew Boggs

Facebook develops new hand tracking software to type in VR without a keyboard

Facebook’s Reality Labs have announced today that their researchers are developing a hand tracking software that would allow touch typists to write in VR without the use of a physical keyboard.…

HTC launches new “VIVE XR Suite”, a VR app bundle aimed at boosting remote productivity

HTC Vive is investing further in their business development ecosystem; they have just launched their business focused suite of VR apps.…

Quest 2 will not support Oculus Go apps.

The Oculus Quest 2 will not support the selection of Oculus Go apps that were made available for the original Quest. This has been confirmed by the CTO of Oculus, John Carmack.…

Facebook account issues effectively brick certain Oculus Quest 2’s.

We have previously reported that the Oculus Quest 2 requires a Facebook account when setting it up. Now users are reporting that their accounts are being locked or banned by the social media giant’s verification system.…

New “Spatial Reality Display” unveiled by Sony

Sony recently announced a new 15.6-inch 4K display that includes eye tracking and an imbedded lenticular lens array that will allow users to view 3D content without the use of glasses.…

New improvements for the Virtual Desktop

The latest updatefor the Virtual Desktop has improved the streaming performance when remotely playing PC VR games on the Oculus Guest 1 & 2.…

New activities coming to Rec Room for Quest 2

Rec Room announced that more activities that were not previously available on the Quest will make their way on to the Quest 2. Unfortunately, these new activities will only be available for Quest 2 users and will not be accessible for owners of the original Quest headset.…

Oculus Facebook account requirement is here

This week Facebook is rolling out their new Facebook login requirements. All first-time sign ins to Oculus devices will now require users to create or link a Facebook account.…

Virtuix announces a new VR treadmill for home use

Virtuix has announced a new VR treadmill called the Omni One for at home consumer use. This is not the first VR treadmill produced by Virtuix, who have been a stalwart of the VR scene since 2013, they have produced similar, more expensive products for commercial use.…