Ubiq

A Unity networking library for research, teaching and development, maintained by the Virtual Environments and Computer Graphics group at University College London.

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100% free and open source. GitHub v0.2.0-alpha.4.

Networking 🗲

Networking features include message passing, room management, rendezvous and matchmaking, object spawning, shared binary blobs, and voice chat.

Cross-Compatible 🔌

Ubiq works across Windows, Linux, Android, macOS, and JavaScript running in the browser. Developers may utilise any XR toolkit for advanced functionality.

GDPR-Safe 🔒

Ubiq does not rely on any third-party services, making it GDPR-safe for your experimental data.

Self-contained 📦

Ubiq relies on WebRTC for voice and video chat. The repository includes binaries for Windows, Linux, Android and macOS, so you do not need to download anything else.

Built with Unity 🖥️

Easily customize your collaborative XR experiences using the popular open-source game engine by building on our lightweight XR interaction examples.

Logging and Analytics 📈

Draw on modular extensions of Ubiq to integrate networked recording and playback, as well as real-time log data such as proxemics.

Partners of Ubiq

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Get started here and use Ubiq's pre-built rooms right out of the box.

Latest Blog Posts

Ubiq Tutorial at ISMAR 2022

Learn how to build your own social virtual reality with Ubiq at the IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR) 2022!

Posted June 9, 2022 by Anthony Steed and Sebastian Friston and Ben Congdon and Lisa Izzouzi and Klara Brandstätter and Nels Numan ‐ 1 min read

Ubiq Tutorial at IEEE VR 2022

Learn how to build your own social virtual reality with Ubiq at the IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces (IEEE VR) 2022!

Posted February 22, 2022 by Anthony Steed and Sebastian Friston and Ben Congdon and Lisa Izzouzi and Klara Brandstätter and Nels Numan ‐ 5 min read

Merry X-Mas from the Ubiq team!

We wish everyone a happy holiday and good start into 2022!

Posted December 23, 2021 by Klara Brandstätter ‐ 1 min read