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Oculus Co-Founder: VR Wouldn’t Go Mass Market If You Gave It Away for Free

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Ever since Oculus launched, there have been concerns that the technology’s price would be a fundamental barrier to adoption. But prices have come down dramatically ...

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Oculus Rift 2 Canceled, Co-Founder Leaves Facebook

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The Oculus Rift is not a perfect piece of hardware. Like any other first-generation products, it has flaws. The resolution isn’t really high enough. It ...

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The Oculus Rift Will Soon Only Work on Windows 10 PCs

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Beloved Facebook subsidiary Oculus has announced that going forward, the Oculus Rift  will only support Windows 10 systems once the Rift Core 2.0 update drops. ...

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Security Certificate Issues Disable All Oculus Rifts [Updated]

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Update (3/8/2018): Oculus has issued a software update to address this problem, which you can download from their website. Once you’ve downloaded and applied the ...

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Facebook Announces Oculus Go, a $199 Standalone VR Headset

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Oculus was started as a PC-focused virtual reality platform before Facebook acquired the company, but it has since ventured into mobile VR with the Samsung ...

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Oculus Working With Qualcomm on Wireless Rift, Slashes Price in Half

A new report claims that Oculus is working with Qualcomm to design a headset that won’t require tethering to a PC or phone, and will sell for as little as $ 200. This standalone headset would be a huge step ...

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Palmer Luckey, co-founder of Oculus, has left Facebook

After six months of radio silence on the issue, Facebook has announced that Palmer Luckey is leaving the company. Luckey, who has made no social media posts since September 23, ran into trouble after being financially linked to Nimble America, ...

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Oculus slashes Rift prices as sales sag

There’s been good news on the VR front of late, but precious little of it is coming from Oculus. Earlier this week, Sony announced it was closing on one million VR headsets sold since the launch late last year. Sony has ...

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Oculus unveils AMD-powered VR-capable $500 PCs, debuts ‘asynchronous spacewarp’ tech

At its Oculus Connect event today, Oculus announced a new set of $ 500 systems designed for fast, smooth VR at a much lower price point. When the Oculus Rift launched this year, Oculus’ official minimum recommendation was an 900 ...

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Oculus debuts new touch controllers at $199, initial reviews are positive

Ever since the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive debuted, the Vive has had one significant feature that the Rift lacked: handheld controls. While not technically necessary for VR gaming, as many games default to an Xbox controller, the Vive’s support ...

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