Remember all those Hong Kong kung-fu movies with really poor dubbing so the actors' mouths would keep flapping after the words had stopped? That was charming. What's less charming is the possibility of stone-faced avatars poorly mouthing dialogue, detracting ever so slightly from the immersive power of virtual reality worlds. That's why we're all slightly excited that Oculus released (and quietly yanked) a beta Unity plugin called OVRLipSync.
Source: Oculus Developers
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The FBI recently fired up a new site urging teens and other young internet people not to "be a puppet," which in this extremely specific case requires recognizing and understanding violent extremism. Fine! Great! As incidents of extremism continue to tear lives apart lives the world over, young people deserve to understand the mindset that leads some to make tragic decisions. Then the FBI tried to make a Flash game starring a goat avoiding blocks and all logic just flew out the window.
Via: The Verge
Smuggler’s Gate by Saftsuze
“Found exclusively in 0.0 space, these pirate faction gates create a link between two systems in adjacent regions of New Eden. These gates are the sole direct link between the two distant regions and cover such a range in light years that it is impossible for capital ships to leap between the endpoint systems. Unlike standard regional gates, they bear a distinctly different model to the racially themed gates in either endpoint system.” - The Evelopedia