Six Of The Best: 8th January

 Six Of The Best: 8th January

Welcome to your Monday morning briefing of the most read stories on


These are the trending stories in the XR industry right now:


1) Rift Most Popular VR Headset On Steam

Oculus takes the lead from HTC’s Vive for the first time, according to December’s hardware survey.

2) When Is The Time For VR And AR?

Andrew Oliver explains why he's held back from diving head(set)first into the latest emerging technology, as he waits for the XR market to mature.

3) Steam’s Top 100 VR Games

2017’s highest grossing Virtual Reality Games on the Steam Store.

4) Standalone 6DoF HMD Details Revealed

Pico shares first details of the world's first mass-produced standalone VR device with six degrees of freedom for both head and controllers.

5) Speaker Profile: Pablo Navajas, 3OGS

One of 50 world-class VR, AR and MR speakers appearing at XR Connects London later this month.

6) Speaker Profile: Sam Watts, Make Real

One of 50 world-class VR, AR and MR speakers appearing at XR Connects London later this month.


Six Of The Rest

These all-time all-star stories are some of our most popular articles ever:

  1. Feature: 25 VR Developers To Watch 
  2. Feature: The Size Of The VR Consumer Market (Updated, 3rd March) 
  3. Feature: Million Dollar Babies: The XR Studios That Are Smashing It! [UPDATE 6th Sept] 
  4. Feature: The Best Apple ARKit Test Projects [UPDATE: 4th August] 
  5. Videos: VR University Sessions At VR Connects San Francisco 2017 
  6. News: VR Indie Pitch San Francisco Winners 
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