Research VR Podcast - The Science & Design of Virtual Reality

001 - VR Hardware Comparison, VR Research overview, Time Perception, and Brain Hacking

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Show notes:

Pilot Episode of ResearchVR! Introducing our listeners to our expert Research and Industry analysis of Virtual Reality

00:01:54 Introductions

00:07:33 Mac VS Windows VR support discussion

00:20:00 Oculus VR vs Playstation VR

00:24:00 sustainable business and virtual reality

00:25:00 benefits of virtual reality for serious content

00:30:40 streaming or how to play fallout 4 in the cloud with a weak mac

00:32:00 hardware discussion

00:37:00 htc vive rumors about camera for inside out tracking

00:39:00 Simultaneous localization and mapping or SLAM

00:45:00 immersive body tracking limitations

00:48:00 externalism vs internalism or what are sensory motor contingencies

00:50:00 science discussion starts and goes into deep levels

01:02:00 which conferences are worth visiting?

01:08:00 david Eagleman study on time perception during falling

01:13:00 vr research history

01:15:00 VR devs are brain hackers ?

01:20:00 virtual reality and society - uncanny valley movie


Jason Storey (apieceoffruit)
by Jason Storey (apieceoffruit) on
Hi Guys, great podcast, love the idea and discussion topics. I was the programmer on that Colosse experience, as a reference here is a post mortem we did on the project where I outline some of the gaze detection we were doing in the background of the game. Regards,

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