Hello Virtual World

Every blog has its first post and it is often the least read so well done if you found this one. This is a first post with a difference though; i’m writing it from within a virtual environment. Specifically, I’m using a HTC Vive system with SteamVR’s virtual keyboard and built-in VR web browser.

Learning to type in VR

It’s a bit like typing on a smartphone, the Vive controller’s ‘laser’ acting as a long virtual finger or stylus. I have to admit it has some limitations.

Typing in VR with SteamVR's virtual keyboard with the Vive remote
Typing on SteamVR’s virtual keyboard with the Vive remote ‘laser’ wand.

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