Oculus is rolling out a new software update for Quest that lets you easily invite people to your game or app. Messenger is also gaining an improved experience along with new security options.
Facebook recently stated that it will start testing in-headset ads for the Oculus Quest. Blaston was tapped as one of the first games for the trial but the developer has now opted out due to backlash.
Facebook is rolling out in-headset ads inside its Oculus Quest virtual reality system over the coming weeks as part of an effort to help developers build their businesses and generate revenue.
Facebook has announced that it's bringing support for multiple user accounts and app sharing in its Quest headsets, starting as experimental features in Quest 2. There are some limitations, however.
You can now send a message to your friends via Messenger if you've logged in to a Quest or Quest 2 using your Facebook account, even if they are not on the virtual reality platform.
A new Warhammer title has been announced by Carbon Studio. Titled Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Tempestfall, the game will be a VR exclusive. It is scheduled to launch at some point in 2021.
Facebook has seemingly jumped the gun on revealing its upcoming Quest 2 VR headset, with a series of demos surfacing online. The standalone VR headset features 50% more pixels than the Quest.
Oculus has announced that hand tracking is becoming generally available for Oculus Quest users this week, and developers can submit apps that support it to the Oculus Store starting May 28.
A new report claims that that Facebook-owned Oculus is working on a newer version of the Quest VR headset that is 10-15% lighter, has a higher refresh rate, and is more palatable in size.
After the feature was originally announced for a 2020 release, Oculus has announced that hand tracking will be available on the Quest headset later this week, removing the need for controllers.
After announcing the feature a couple of months ago, Oculus has now launched Oculus Link in beta. This feature lets users play Rift titles on the Oculus Quest using a single USB Type-C cable.
During the Oculus Connect 6 event, Mark Zuckerberg announced that the standalone Oculus Quest is getting Rift-like capabilities through a software update called Oculus Link in November.
Mozilla has announced that its VR-oriented browser is now available on Oculus' latest headset, the Oculus Quest. The browser experience was built from the ground-up for virtual reality.
It appears that Oculus Rift S and Quest dev kits shipped with phrases such as "Big Brother is Watching" hidden in them. An executive has stated that the company has now fixed this problem.
The massively popular VR rhythm game Beat Saber will be available as a launch title on Oculus' upcoming all-in-one VR headset Oculus Quest. The headset has a spring 2019 release window.
At the Oculus Connect 5 event today, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg took the wraps off Oculus Quest, previously known as Project Santa Cruz. The VR headset will launch next spring for $399.