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iFixit Takes Apart Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2
Jul 31, 2014 - in News
This kit uses a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 screen.
Oculus VR Already Sold Over 100,000 Rift Units
Jul 3, 2014 - in News
3D experiences should be abundant once the Oculus Rift goes commercial.
Hands On with Google's Cardboard VR Headset
Jun 25, 2014 - in News
One of the coolest products at Google I/O is made out of cardboard.
Oculus Stretch Run: New Games, Talent, Challenges
Jun 19, 2014 - in News
Oculus invited Tom's Hardware to try some new Rift game prototypes during E3, highlighted the company's recent influx of high-profile talent, and generally discussed the state of its progress, post Facebook acquisition. I also tried to get a better unders
Samsung Trademarks 'Gear VR' for Virtual Reality Headset
Jun 18, 2014 - in News
Samsung seems to be working on two headsets: one VR and one AR.
Oculus Rift Heading to Chuck E. Cheese's
May 20, 2014 - in News
Pizza and virtual reality... what else do you need?
Oculus VR Snags Top Googler to Work on Consumer Rift
May 16, 2014 - in News
Oculus adds another big name to its payroll.
Epson Moverio BT-200 AR Glasses In Person, Hands On
May 8, 2014 - in News
Epson's entry into augmented reality is more than just for fun and games.
Oculus VR Responds to Alleged John Carmack Code Theft
May 5, 2014 - in News
Oculus VR publicly responds.
Oculus Rift Won't Arrive Until 2015
May 1, 2014 - in News
Bummer, we know.
Sulon Cortex Blends Virtual Reality with Augmented Reality
Apr 2, 2014 - in News
Another player enters the growing VR headset arena. This one does it a little differently, though.
Oculus VR, EA, Panasonic Create Immersive Technology Alliance
Mar 13, 2014 - in News
The Stereoscopic 3D Gaming Alliance has a new name and mission.
Oculus Rift Will Be Affordable For Nearly Everyone
Mar 5, 2014 - in News
Pretty much everyone will be able to afford Oculus Rift.
Oculus VR Co-Publishing Exclusive Game for Oculus Rift
Feb 6, 2014 - in News
Oculus VR is co-publishing an exclusive title with CCP Games.
Oculus Rift Games Could Cost More Than Average
Jan 16, 2014 - in News
Games that support Oculus Rift could be more expensive.
Valve Releases SteamVR Beta, Will Work With Oculus Rift
Jan 14, 2014 - in News
The SteamVR beta can be turned on with the latest Steam Client Beta.
John Carmack Spearheading Mobile Dev at Oculus VR
Dec 21, 2013 - in News
VR on mobile is a challenge that John Carmack likes to sink his teeth into.
Oculus VR Working on Movement Solution Too?
Nov 20, 2013 - in News
Palmer Luckey hints that Oculus VR is working on a game-changing input solution.
Consumer Oculus Rift May be Powered by Android
Oct 22, 2013 - in News
He talks about head-mounted displays with Android and their own SoC.
Sixense Heads to Kickstarter, Teams with Virtuix
Sep 2, 2013 - in News
Combined with the Oculus Rift and Virtuix Omni, the new STEM System should complete your total immersion.
Oculus VR Working on Simulation Sickness Issues
Aug 26, 2013 - in News
Oculus VR is working on keeping your face out of the trash can.
Oculus Launches Dedicated VR "Sharing" Website
Aug 21, 2013 - in News
It's your destination for discovering Oculus Rift-ready games and other experiences.
Virtuix Omni Now Available for Pre-Purchase
Aug 10, 2013 - in News
Be prepared to pay at least $500.
Oculus Rift May Support Next-Gen Smartphones
Jul 21, 2013 - in News
Next-generation smartphones may be in Oculus Rift's future.
Oculus Rift Could Have Subsidized Cost, Maybe Free
Jul 17, 2013 - in News
Free is good.
Feet-on with the Virtuix Omni: Full Oculus Rift Immersion
Jun 24, 2013 - in News
The Oculus Rift adds the visuals while the Omni adds the in-game movement using your own steps.
Naughty Wicked Paradise Supports Oculus Rift
Jun 18, 2013 - in News
Naturally someone feels the need to develop a porn game that uses Oculus Rift.
Oculus VR Raises $16M in Funding for Rift Development
Jun 18, 2013 - in News
Oculus VR scored a hefty Series A funding round that will help build the best VR headset ever.
Valve Adds Support for Oculus Rift in Half-Life 2
May 10, 2013 - in News
Valve has added support for the Oculus Rift VR headset in the latest beta release of Half-Life 2.
Video-Oh My: Skyrim Running on Oculus Rift
Apr 22, 2013 - in News
The Vireio Perception driver was used to bring Skyrim to the Oculus Rift headset.