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FTC Files Antitrust Case to Break Up Facebook

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Regulators across the US have been conducting investigations of big tech firms like Facebook, Google, and Amazon in recent years. Just a few weeks ago, ...

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If You Delete Your Facebook Account, You Lose Your Oculus Library Forever

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. I don’t know that anyone needed another reason to dislike Facebook’s decision to fuse Oculus accounts into its own Borg-like mass, but in case you ...

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Facebook Is Permabanning Oculus Quest 2 Owners for Owning an Oculus Quest 2

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Back in August, Facebook announced it would begin requiring a Facebook account to use future Oculus devices. This was received with all the love Facebook’s ...

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Microsoft Kills Mixer, Will Transition Users to Facebook Gaming

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft announced today that it would kill its Mixer streaming service and transition users to Facebook Gaming. The announcement both is and isn’t a surprise. ...

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Facebook Is Building a Minecraft AI Because Games May Be Great Training Tools

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It turns out that video games may be an excellent method of teaching skills to artificial intelligence assistants. That’s the theory of a group of ...

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Facebook Included ‘Big Brother’ Messages in Oculus VR Controllers

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Facebook has a problem with trustworthiness. From its earliest days when Mark Zuckerberg famously gloated about dumb users giving him their data to the recent ...

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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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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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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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New Oculus update adds Facebook integration, real-names policy

Ever since Facebook bought Oculus several years ago, there’s been fears that the social media company would begin requiring mandatory Facebook integration or would otherwise hijack the VR headset in some way. Oculus’ new 1.8 software update doesn’t make that ...

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