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Oculus Rift Price Permanently Cut To $399

10/11/2017, Oculus is making its flagship VR headset a bit more affordable. The company was offering a temporary price cut for this headset over the summer, discounting it from $499 to $399 for a limited time. The company has now decided to make this price cut...

Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset Unveiled, Costs $199

10/11/2017, Facebook-owned Oculus today announced the launch of its standalone virtual reality headset called Oculus Go. The headset won’t require a PC or smartphone. Everything that it needs to power a VR experience is contained within the headset itself. The...

Facebook Reportedly Developing $200 Standalone Oculus VR Headset

07/13/2017, Facebook cemented its position in the virtual reality market with the acquisition of Oculus. The company already sells a full-fledged virtual reality headset but since that’s an expensive proposition, it can certainly do more to get VR to as many...

Oculus Rift And Touch Bundle Discounted For The Summer

07/10/2017, If you’ve been looking to purchase a proper virtual reality headset then the latest offer from Oculus is hard to pass up. The Facebook-owned company has discounted the Oculus Rift and Touch bundle significantly. It’s a big price drop and even...

Oculus E3 2017 Appearance Not Happening

04/30/2017, The Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles is the biggest gaming convention of the year. Oculus has been in attendance since 2014 but for the first time since then, the company won’t have a booth at E3. The Oculus E3 2017 attendance is not...

Oculus Rift Price Reduced

03/02/2017, If you’ve been meaning to pick up the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset but the cost was a factor then you’re going to want to stick around for this. The Facebook-owned company has decided to reduce the Oculus Rift price. It has even cut the...

ZeniMax Wants The Courts To Halt Oculus Rift Sales Completely

02/28/2017, Back in 2014, ZeniMax took Oculus to court in which they allege that Oculus apparently “misappropriated ZenMax trade secrets”, or so they claimed. Earlier this month a jury in Dallas, Texas ruled in favor of ZeniMax where they awarded the company a...

HTC Vive Exclusive Tilt Brush App Released For Oculus Rift

02/21/2017, Tilt Brush is a great app which enables users to paint in virtual reality. You could be a first time user who’s just doodling tracing lines of fire against the night sky or an experienced concept artist doing serious work, Tilt Brush enables you to...

Facebook Shutting Down Many Oculus Pop-ups In Best Buy Stores

02/09/2017, In order to push the first virtual reality headset that Oculus released to the public, Facebook teamed up with Best Buy to set up some 500 pop-up stores at an equal number of Best Buy locations across the country. They might have done enough to cater to...

Oculus Loses Lawsuit To ZeniMax, Ordered To Pay $500 Million

02/01/2017, When the Oculus Rift burst onto the scene, many were enthralled by it and the potential it held, but it did not take long for the headset to land itself in some controversy. This came in the form of an accusation by ZeniMax who alleged that Oculus had...

Hugo Barra Will Be Leading Facebook’s VR Efforts

01/26/2017, Several days ago, Hugo Barra who was one of Xiaomi’s most recognizable faces announced that he would be leaving the company. Barra said that he would be moving back to Silicon Valley but it was unclear as to what his next move might be. So far his...

Oculus Rooms & Parties Launched For The Gear VR

12/16/2016, We know that Samsung and Oculus are two separate companies, but they’ve both worked together on creating the Gear VR, which is why it is not surprising that some of the features designed for the Rift will also arrive for the Gear VR. Some of those...

VR Headset Makers Partner Up To Create Industry Standards

12/08/2016, The virtual reality market looked like it was a bit messy. We’d have folks from Google doing their thing with Daydream, then we have the likes of HTC, Oculus, and Sony doing their own thing, and for a moment there was a bit of issue regarding platform...

Oculus Touch Supported Games Include 53 Titles

12/04/2016, Oculus has made people wait for a very long time for its Touch controllers. The Oculus Touch controllers will finally be released in the coming week and the company has now confirmed the games that will have support for the controllers at launch. There...