New VR games, Quest Showcase app & VR nausea research
Our weekly recap: Some news for VR gamers and maybe some help for motion sickness.
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New Quest Showcase App
A new showcase app "Decommissioned" demonstrates the power of social VR gaming experiences even before the showcase. The gameplay is inspired by social deduction games like Among Us. The VR port of the indie hit became one of Meta Quest 2's most successful titles in record time. You can try Deduction for free.
What helps with VR nausea?
Almost everyone who uses VR has experienced at least a mild case of VR nausea. There is no magic bullet yet, but there are always creative ways to keep your stomach stable: With appropriate music, for example.
A new era in open-source chatbots
OpenLLaMA is an open-source replica of Meta's LLaMA language model, and for the first time, it can be used commercially. The system could become the first true open-source alternative to paid offerings such as OpenAI's ChatGPT.