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Hand menu triggered by rotation

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User goals Trigger 'wearable' menus with natural gestures Avoid menus that clutter space when not needed Access options when needed Interaction We constantly hear debates…

Ray Casting with hand menus

| Virtual Reality patterns | 346 Comments
User goal / Problem this is trying to solve Allow the user to easily select something from a hand menu (or menu attached to controller)…

Gaze locomotion

| Virtual Reality patterns | 410 Comments
User goals Move along in a predetermined direction without a joystick or controller Interaction User uses the gaze cursor for targeting They do not have…

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Attention directors

| Augmented Reality patterns, Virtual Reality patterns | 4,080 Comments
User goal or problem this is trying to solve Re-direct the user's attention to where it is needed Interaction One design challenge we face with…

Interactive hotspots: halo hoops

| Augmented Reality patterns, Virtual Reality patterns | 1,201 Comments
User goals The user needs to know if something in their visual field is interactive or has hidden information Interaction There are many ways to…

Hand menu triggered by rotation

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User goals Trigger 'wearable' menus with natural gestures Avoid menus that clutter space when not needed Access options when needed Interaction We constantly hear debates…

Immersive training patterns view all

Multi person collaboration

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Description Training is not always an individual experience. Some tasks require teamwork and VR environment allow multiple users to experience the same simulation at the…

Hand gestures to AI

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Description In real life, workers often communicate with hand gestures, particularly on construction sites, in factories, train stations, airports and other noisy environmnets. VR systems…

Object manipulation: handheld tools

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Description For enterprise training in industrial settings it's common to use VR training to show employees how to use handheld tools to complete various tasks.…