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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 ...

AR/VR Weekly: the view from Oculus Connect 4

VentureBeat - 19 Oct 2017
Looking from that vantage point, virtual reality appears to be healthy. Yet when our Dean Takahashi started talking to people at Oculus Connect, he found that while some people had lots of hope for VR, others remain stuck in a trough of disappointment.

Oculus Rift for Business announced

The Internet of Business (blog) - 19 Oct 2017
In a long-awaited move, VR trailblazers Oculus have announced a professional Rift bundle created with business needs in mind. OC4, the company's fourth Oculus Connect event held last week in San Jose, California, saw 2,900 engineers, designers and ...

San Jose Sharks Become First NHL Team To Launch Oculus VR App

SportTechie - 17 Oct 2017
NEW YORK — The San Jose Sharks are the first NHL team to have its own Oculus Gear VR application. Thanks to the immersive media platform Zeality, the team can use the app to deliver virtual reality, 360-degree videos and photos to fans everywhere and ...

Facebook's Oculus Inches Closer to the Mainstream

Motley Fool - 16 Oct 2017
Last week, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) subsidiary Oculus announced a new stand-alone virtual reality (VR) headset called Oculus Go at its Oculus Connect annual developer conference. The device, which will launch in early 2018, is notable for two important ...

9 Best New VR Games We Played At Oculus Connect 4

GameSpot - 17 Oct 2017
Marvel Powers United VR is, as the name suggests, a game that lets you become different Marvel superheroes in VR. Developed by Sanzaru Games, the creators behind Oculus Rift games like Ripcoil and VR Sports Challenge, Marvel Powers United VR is a ...

Everything announced at Oculus' Connect 4 VR conference

TechCrunch - 11 Oct 2017
Standalone headsets, VR replacements for your computer monitor and ways to share VR to the News Feed were highlights of today's big Oculus conference. Click through or scroll down to get just the need-to-know info and GIFs from our in-depth coverage of ...

Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality: everything you need to know

The Verge - 17 Oct 2017
Microsoft is launching its own answer to virtual reality today, taking on HTC and Oculus in the process. Windows Mixed Reality will be available in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, and headsets are now available to buy. Here's everything you need ...

Oculus' VR avatars are coming to Daydream and Steam in 2018

Engadget - 11 Oct 2017
Oculus' virtual reality avatars are clever stand-ins, but they have a few glaring problems: most notably, you can't see them outside of Oculus' own platform. Thankfully, they're being set free. Oculus has revealed that the avatars will have cross ...

Oculus Has No Plans for Virtual Reality Subscriptions, Exec Says

Variety - 12 Oct 2017
Facebook-owned Oculus won't jump on the VR subscription bandwagon any time soon, said Oculus VP of Content Jason Rubin during an interview with Variety this week. Rubin said that game developers already generate significant revenue with VR titles, ...

You can get a refund on Oculus Rift and Gear VR games and apps

Engadget - 26 Sep 2017
Oculus adheres to the same timeline as Steam does, offering a full refund through Oculus "for any reason" if you request it within 14 days of purchase and haven't played more than two hours. If your initial, automated request is denied, Oculus offers ...

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