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Facebook: Oculus Rift Could Arrive Later This Year

03/26/2015, We recently reported on speculation about the Oculus Rift release. It’s widely being speculated that this virtual reality headset will not be released in 2015 as previously promised. Though today at its F8 conference Facebook might have provided us...

Content Store For Gear VR Goes Live

03/02/2015, The Gear VR headset, which Samsung and Oculus have collaborated on, has been around since last year. Just yesterday Samsung announced an updated Gear VR headset that supports the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. Up till now Gear VR owners have only been able...

Oculus And Samsung To Work On More Products

11/25/2014, In September at the IFA 2014 conference Samsung showed off Gear VR, its new virtual reality headset built in collaboration with Oculus. The Facebook-owned company is building its own VR headset as well, called the Rift, it helped Samsung out with the...

‘Oculus Platform’ Launches This Fall

09/21/2014, Virtual reality company Oculus is revamping its Oculus Share marketplace this fall. At its developer conference the company announced that it is going to launch the “Oculus Platform” for developers later this fall. Developers will be able to...

Oculus Unveils Crescent Bay Prototype

09/21/2014, We’re still quite a few months off from a consumer version of the Oculus Rift but in the meantime we can feast our eyes on the latest prototype that the company has unveiled a couple of days back. The last prototype was called Crystal Cove and it...

Oculus Rift DK2 Pre-Orders Ships

07/23/2014, Good things come to those who wait, and patience is definitely a virtue if you have been waiting for what seems to be the longest time for the Oculus Rift DK2. Actually, it has just been four months as well as a self-imposed delay, but the first wave of...

Oculus Reportedly Working On Motion Controllers

07/17/2014, Those who have been following Oculus since the days it was relying on crowdfunding to get its development kit into production are no doubt anxious to get their hands on a VR headset. The company has grown a lot since then, not to mention the fact that it...

Scalpers Force Oculus To Suspend Rift Sales In China

07/06/2014, There’s much money to be made in scalping. We often see this with devices that are in demand, particularly with new iPhones and iPads. People purchase more than they really need and then sell off those units when there’s a supply shortage....

Oculus Rift’s Final Developer Kit Shipping Now

07/02/2014, Most people heard about the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset when the company behind it, Oculus, started a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. The campaign met its funding goal and work started. Developer kits were shipped out to those who had...

Oculus Acquires Carbon Design Team As Part Of Expansion Plans

06/24/2014, I am quite sure that many of us have heard of Oculus VR before, which so happens to be the company behind the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, not to mention that Oculus VR is in the process of being acquired by the folks over at Facebook for a cool...

Samsung Virtual Reality Headset Being Developed With Oculus

06/01/2014, You might have heard about Oculus. Its a company that’s working on virtual reality technology and was recently acquired by Facebook for $2 billion. You will have certainly heard about Samsung. Its the world’s largest phone manufacturer and is...

Oculus ZeniMax Battle Goes To Court

05/21/2014, Earlier this month a lot of buzz was generated by comments that ZeniMax made. The company is the former employer of Oculus CTO John Carmack and claims that the “know-how” and proprietary technology that Carmack developed as its employee is now...

Parrot Bebop Drone Dedicated to Video Shooting – Hands-On

05/11/2014, Last Wednesday in San Fancisco, Parrot CEO Henri Seydoux showed us several demos of the company’s brand new Bebop Drone, which is basically a 180 degree view 14 MP camera equipped with four three-blade propellers. After the success of the A.R. Drone,...

Oculus Breaks Its Silence Against ZeniMax Claims

05/05/2014, Oculus has been in the news quite a lot recently given that it was acquired by Facebook which obviously gave the company’s critics and fans alike something to talk about. Though over the past few days Oculus has been at the center of claims made by...