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Sony's Project Morpheus 'Validated' By Facebook's Oculus Purchase

Forbes - 11 Apr 2014
The Oculus Rift has grown into a formidable technological force, even before it's publicly released, now that it's been acquired by Facebook. It will probably be a direct competitor to Sony's recently announced “Project Morpheus” VR system, and you ...
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Everything We Know About Oculus Go (so far)

Road to VR - 24 Apr 2018
Originally announced at Oculus Connect 4 in October 2017, the Oculus Go is a VR headset and controller designed to offer mobile VR experiences in a self-contained, standalone unit. The Go shares many similarities to Samsung's smartphone-docked Gear VR ...
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'Campfire Creepers' Delivers Classic '80s Horror in VR, Now ...

Road to VR - 23 Apr 2018
Campfire Creepers is a live-action, 360 anthology series inspired by iconic 1980s horror shows Tales from the Crypt (1989), Creepshow (1982), and the creations of Wes Craven. The first two episodes are now available for both Oculus Rift and Samsung ...
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Google adds Oculus Rift support for Chrome virtual reality apps

The Verge - 19 Apr 2018
The latest version of Google Chrome, version number 66, quietly added support for Oculus' Rift headset, meaning you can now use the high-end VR device to browse the web in VR and make use of compatible WebVR applications. Rift support was first picked ...
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Oculus and Facebook Tweak Privacy Tools Ahead of GDPR Deadline

Variety - 19 Apr 2018
Facebook and its virtual reality subsidiary Oculus both tweaked their privacy tools this week to get ready for the European Union's new privacy regulations, which are set to take effect next month. And while those changes affect users around thew world ...
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Oculus patents plans to… stretch your skin?

TechRadar - 20 Apr 2018
Oculus' engineers appear to be optimistic about how realistic this feedback will feel. Some examples of objects that users could pick up included a basketball, flower petals, a “Corgi puppy dog”, and “various fruits including mangoes, peaches, grapes ...
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What to Expect in AR and VR at Facebook's F8 Developer Conference

Road to VR - 23 Apr 2018
While Oculus holds their own annual developer conference (coming later this year), parent company Facebook has in years past had plenty of exciting news to share at their own F8 developer conference. With F8 just around the corner on May 1st & 2nd, we ...
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VR systems Oculus Rift, HTC Vive may be vulnerable to hacks

CNET - 17 Apr 2018
Virtual reality systems like the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift are so immersive that they require digital barriers so you don't run into a real wall in the middle of an intense game. But there's nothing stopping an attacker from changing what you see in VR ...
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How to set up an Oculus Rift

TechRadar - 20 Apr 2018
In fact, Oculus recommends you go for some slightly more powerful specs. For example, the company recommends you go for a Nvidia GTX 1060 GPU or better, along with an Intel Core i5-4590 CPU or better, and 3 USB 3.0 ports. Still, if you're meeting the ...
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How much VR user data is Oculus giving to Facebook?

The Verge - 09 Apr 2018
Facebook is currently facing hard questions about how it handles user information, but most of the discussion has focused on the social network itself. Facebook owns plenty of other apps and services — including the Oculus virtual reality platform ...
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Is Oculus Preparing To Announce An AR Device?

Tom's Hardware - 20 Apr 2018
Oculus yesterday revealed that it would be releasing updated Terms of Service and Privacy Policy documents to adhere to new requirements set forth by the European Union. Curiously, Oculus slipped in a mention of AR, even though the company doesn't ...
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Pavlov VR Finally Gets Native Oculus Rift Support

UploadVR - 19 Apr 2018
Nearly 14 months after its initial release VR's answer to Counter-Strike, Pavlov VR, finally has native support for the Oculus Rift. Developer davevillz integrated Rift as part of the game's latest Early Access patch, Update 17. You could previously ...
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Plex's VR movie app comes to the Gear VR

The Verge - 06 Apr 2018
In January, the popular media streaming app Plex announced a new VR app that allowed users to watch movies and TV shows on their own or together with friends in VR. It was a cool idea, though compatibility was restricted to just the Google Daydream ...

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