Yesterday’s Oculus Connect 6 keynote was a doozy. We discovered that the standalone Quest headset would quickly play PC VR video games; it is getting hand monitoring subsequent yr; and that Facebook is constructing a new social VR world known as Horizon. Oh yeah, it is also trying to map the complete world to make its AR glasses work higher. We’re scared too. On the brighter aspect of issues, the firm can be nonetheless trucking together with prototype VR headset know-how, together with digital varifocal lenses.
Where may Facebook go from right here? (And actually, how may they’ve sufficient information for one more 2-hour presentation?) We’ll discover out extra at present at 1PM Eastern, when the firm kicks off its day 2 keynote. You can watch the livestream over at the Oculus Facebook web page.