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How to charge Oculus Quest 2 controllers

With an Anker charging dock, you can charge your entire Quest 2 system at once.Anker You can't charge Quest 2 controllers directly, but you can use them with rechargeable batteries. The controllers use disposable AA batteries by default, so you can replace the batteries when they're depleted. The Anker Charging dock allows you to charge the Quest 2 and rechargeable batteries in the controllers simultaneously.  Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. The Oculus Que...
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How to play Steam games on an Oculus Quest 2

The Quest 2 allows you to play Steam games through a wired or wireless connection.Meta You can play Steam games on the Quest 2 by linking your virtual reality headset to a computer.   You can access Steam VR games with a USB link cable or a wireless Air Link connection.  Your PC needs to meet the Quest 2's minimum system requirements, and you'll need to install the Quest desktop app.  Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. The Oculus Quest 2 (now branded simply a...
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How to cast an Oculus Quest 2 to a TV so you can share your virtual reality experience

The Quest 2 headset and Oculus app allow you to cast your VR gameplay to a TV.Meta You can cast your Quest 2 to a TV to make your virtual reality screen a group experience. You can cast directly from the headset using the Share button in the home menu. It's also possible to enable casting from the Oculus app on your phone with the Casting icon.  Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. The Oculus Quest 2 (now branded as simply "Quest 2" under its parent company, Meta) ...
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Mark Zuckerberg is creating a future that looks like a worse version of the world we already have

Facebook cofounder and Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg.Meta In late October, Facebook made a huge announcement: It was changing the company name to "Meta." The reason, according to CEO Mark Zuckerberg, was to refocus the company around "the metaverse." The vision he presented is a worse version of a reality we already have. Late last October, Facebook cofounder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a huge announcement: Going forward, the company would be known as "Meta." That parent company would still encom...
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This bundle is the best Oculus Quest 2 Cyber Monday deal today

This Oculus Quest 2 Cyber Monday deal may not offer a steep sale, but it includes a free carrying case for the headset and accessories -- worth $49.
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Child’s Play: Indulge Your Inner Child With Five Over-the-Top Toys for Adults

All products and services featured by Variety are independently selected by Variety editors. However, Variety may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Growing up can be hard, which is why it’s important to tap into your whimsy sometimes. And with today’s […]
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The Best Gaming Gifts to Buy This Year, According to Three Professional Gamers

All products and services featured by Variety are independently selected by Variety editors. However, Variety may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. From sound engineers and screenwriters to celebrity makeup artists and stylists, Variety’s new series “Ask an Insider,” will […]
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How to connect an Oculus Quest 2 to a PC

Need to connect your Oculus Quest 2 to a PC? No problem. In this guide, you'll learn about two methods, using either a wired or wireless connection.
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Vudu Launches Oculus App, Becomes Official Movie and TV Store for Facebook’s VR Devices

In the mood to watch a movie or binge a TV series via a headset strapped to your face? You’re in luck! Vudu, Fandango’s TV and movie digital storefront, is now available in an app for Facebook’s Oculus Quest 1 and Quest 2 virtual-reality headsets. Vudu will now serve as the official movie and TV […]
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Resident Evil 4 VR Release Date Announced, Exclusive to Oculus Quest 2

The virtual reality version of Resident Evil 4 officially has a release date, with the game set to release in just a month on the Oculus Quest 2. MORE: Hot Wheels Unleashed Review: Nostalgic Fun Stuck in Second Gear The announcement was confirmed by Oculus Japan’s official Twitter account, which sent out a brief video showcasing the gameplay along with the release date of October 21, 2021. It is important to note that the game will be exclusive to Facebook’s Oculus Quest 2 headset, and won’t wor...
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Billie Eilish Beat Saber Music Pack Launches on Oculus Quest 2, Rift Platforms

The music of Billie Eilish is coming to Oculus Quest 2 and Rift platforms, with the trailblazing artist releasing a Beat Saber Music Pack that serves up ten of her biggest hits on Sept. 21. A trailer for the Beat Saber pack shows headset-wearing VR users moving to Eilish’s “Happier Than Ever.” After the choreographed […]
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Oculus Quest 2 refresh has more storage, costs the same

The Oculus Quest 2 has been refreshed to include more storage (128GB) for the same price! Check out more!
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Facebook's Future of Work Is a VR Office with Big Head Avatars

While Facebook is still hard at work at making the metaverse happen, today Facebook is previewing its vision for the future of work with its Horizon Workrooms VR collaboration space. Read more...
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How to watch the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in VR

The 2020 Summer Games are here, and this year, Oculus and Xfinity are giving owners of the Oculus Quest an amazing way to view the event through VR.
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Oculus recalls Quest 2 foam. Here’s how to get it replaced for free

Oculus announced a recall for the Quest 2 headset due to reports of skin irritation.
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Oculus' New Experimental API Blends Virtual Reality With Your Real-World Surroundings

An update for Facebook’s Oculus Quest 2 virtual reality system will let developers incorporate real-life video from the VR headset’s sensors into their games to create “mixed reality experiences.” Read more...
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How to Work in Virtual Reality, and Why You'd Even Want To

Think of the Oculus Quest 2 and you naturally think gaming: flying through virtual reality worlds, shooting down virtual reality enemies, and so on. But Oculus has been updating its software recently and new features suggest it’s keen to help you get some work done, too—even if we’re still in the early stages of that…Read more...
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Sony’s PSVR 2 Will Reportedly Launch in 2022, Here’s What We Know So Far

We already knew Sony’s next-gen VR headset for the PS5 is on the way, but recent reports may have revealed additional details about the next PSVR’s specs and launch date. Read more...
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The Latest Oculus Quest 2 Update Packs Some Big Upgrades for Work and Gaming

After launching the Quest 2 last fall, Oculus has returned to give its flagship VR headset some major upgrades for both work and gaming thanks to new support for 120Hz refresh rates, updates to Infinite Office, and wireless tethering for PCs. Read more...
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HTC Hopes Its Long-Awaited 5K Vive Pro 2 Headset Won't Make You Sick

We haven’t seen a new HTC Vive virtual reality headset in a minute, but today, the company announced two new devices, including the Vive Pro 2.
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Oculus Gaming Showcase provides more details on Resident Evil 4 VR and more

Oculus' first-ever digital showcase provided updates on popular games and new details on Resident Evil 4 VR.
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Exercise with friends in FitXR’s virtual, multiplayer workout classes

The FitXR virtual workout studio now lets up to seven friends break a sweat together to new music and classes.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Virtual Reality, Smart Home, Health & Fitness, Oculus Quest 2, FitXR


Apple's Mixed Reality Headset Might Be Light AF

Apple prognosticator Ming-Chi Kuo is not done dispensing rumors about the company’s long-rumored mixed reality headset. This time, per , Kuo has details on the headset’s weight: reportedly less than 150 grams thanks to the use of hybrid ultra-short focal length lenses.
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It’s no gym. But VR fitness made sweating fun again

Pandemic price gouging led to me explore VR fitness, and now I’m never turning back.
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Microsoft Flight Simulator latest mode doesn’t take full advantage of VR’s potential

With VR support added last month, lack of motion control support is holding Microsoft Flight Simulator back.
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How to connect an Oculus Quest to a PC to play virtual reality games

You'll need to meet certain device requirements to connect an Oculus Quest to a PC. Oculus You can connect an Oculus Quest to a PC with a USB cable, but it also works as a standalone device. To use your Quest in Oculus Link mode, make sure you have a lengthy, high-quality USB cable, an available USB 3 port on your PC and that your computer meets the minimum system requirements.   Here's what you need to know to connect an Oculus Quest to your PC using Oculus Link.  Visit Business Insid...
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How to cast an Oculus Quest to a TV and share your virtual reality view

It's easy to cast your Oculus Quest to your TV screen and share your experience with others. YouTube / Oculus You can cast Oculus Quest to your TV if it has a built-in casting ability or you can attach a Chromecast device to share your view in VR.  You can enable casting from the Oculus app on your phone or from the headset.  Here's how to enable casting from your Quest to a TV in both ways.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Virtual reality can sometime...
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The New Star Wars Game for Oculus Quest Lets You Scavenge on Batuu and Use the Force

Anyone who has been to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge leaves wanting more. The Disney theme parks located in Florida and California are a mere 14 acres on what’s supposed to be an entire planet. While it’s fun to fly the Millennium Falcon, build a lightsaber, or drink some blue milk, you leave thinking about what stories…Read more...
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The ousted founder of Facebook's virtual-reality unit Oculus is paying a bounty to anyone who can hack his former employer's new virtual-reality headset

Oculus and Anduril Founder Palmer Luckey speaks during the Web Summit 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal on November 8, 2018. Pedro Fiúza/NurPhoto via Getty Images Ex-Facebook and Oculus executive Palmer Luckey tweeted Friday he is offering a $5,000 bounty to anyone who can crack the security on his former employer's new virtual-reality headset. Luckey said he would match an offer for a "jailbreak" of the new Oculus Quest 2 headset, and asked: "who else is in?" Luckey, who cofounded Oculus before se...
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