Category: Hypergrid

Hypergrid Hunt activity peaked last spring, next hunt is in January

Hypergrid Hunt activity peaked last spring, next hunt is in January

Tangle Grid has released the participation numbers for the Hypergrid Hunts conducted this year, and participation peaked in the spring. More than 150 different users have participated in the hunts since they were launched a year…

AviWorlds resolves feud, will restore user regions

AviWorlds resolves feud, will restore user regions

AviWorlds has received backups of region files of its residents from a former employee, grid owner Alexandro Pomposelli told Hypergrid Business. “Josh has sent me the files for AviWorlds and AviBrasil grids,” he said,…

Best VR headsets for iPhones

Best VR headsets for iPhones

Do want to give a VR headset as a gift to someone with an iPhone — or buy one for yourself? You can. You won’t get the best possible mobile experience, however, since the…

VR games that work with iPhone controllers

VR games that work with iPhone controllers

Unlike Android VR games, which work reasonably well with standard, off-the-shelf Bluetooth controllers, iPhones are a bit more temperamental. Regular Bluetooth controllers don’t work. What you do get are some work-arounds, but they only…

Fifth annual hosting providers survey

Fifth annual hosting providers survey

Do you rent regions or grids from an independent OpenSim hosting provider? Please rate your vendor, to help other customers decide where to go for their hosting. This is not a survey about OpenSim…

AviWorlds now accepting reservations for free regions

AviWorlds now accepting reservations for free regions

AviWorlds is coming back, grid owner Alexsandro Pomposelli told Hypergrid Business today. The Avi-Labs OpenSim hosting will also return, he said. “People can already order their free regions,” he said, even before the grid is…

Vrideo folds, will other VR video platforms follow?

Vrideo folds, will other VR video platforms follow?

There are a lot of 360-degree videos out there and more arriving all the time. They seem to be a killer application for virtual reality. Even the lowest-cost mobile-based headsets — the kind you…

My Daydream View arrived and it is awesome

My Daydream View arrived and it is awesome

Back in early October, I ran out and bought the new Google Pixel phone the day it came out, and immediately put through an order for my free Daydream View VR headset. Last week,…

Kitely, InWorldz OpenSim’s most valuable grids

Kitely, InWorldz OpenSim’s most valuable grids

Almost every month, at least one person complains about why InWorldz is listed in our stats, or included in our surveys. Some people complain that InWorldz is not on the hypergrid, meaning that people…

November a solid month for OpenSim growth

November a solid month for OpenSim growth

The public OpenSim grids added 1,655 new regions this month, registered more than 10,000 new users, and grew active monthly users by 512. Meanwhile, Avination and AviWorlds are still down for the count, Logicamp suffered a…