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Black Friday Oculus Rift and HTC Vive VR Headset Deals Are Weak

Black Friday Oculus Rift and HTC Vive VR Headset Deals Are Weak

Over 50 Black Friday 2016 ads are released. There are ads for the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive Virtual Reality headsets....

Nov 14 2016, 11:51am CST

Black Friday 2016 Oculus and Vive Deals Examined

Black Friday 2016 Oculus and Vive Deals Examined

The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive virtual reality headsets are ripe for Black Friday deals....

Oct 16 2016, 3:45am CDT

Facebook's Oculus working on new VR Headset

Facebook's Oculus working on new VR Headset

After creating ripples with its Oculus Rift headset, Facebook's Oculus team is reportedly building another virtual reality (VR)...

Oct 7 2016, 7:55am CDT

VR Invaders Comes to Oculus Rift and HTC Vive

VR Invaders Comes to Oculus Rift and HTC Vive

Watch the first trailer for VR Invaders below....

Sep 29 2016, 11:56am CDT

Zuckerberg Congratulates Oculus Team on Winning Emmy for VR Film

Zuckerberg Congratulates Oculus Team on Winning Emmy for VR Film

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has congratulated the Oculus Story Studio for bringing home its first Emmy."We won our first Emmy...

Sep 19 2016, 7:32am CDT

Oculus Rift Ships on Amazon Next Day

Oculus Rift Ships on Amazon Next Day

Facebook's Oculus definitely solved the supply shortage of the Oculus Rift. Amazon ships the VR goggles right away....

Jul 29 2016, 12:44pm CDT

Facebook's Oculus Plans to Sell 400,000 Rift VR Headsets in 2016

Facebook's Oculus Plans to Sell 400,000 Rift VR Headsets in 2016

Oculus triggered the new wave of virtual reality, but will it be the leader going forward?...

Jul 27 2016, 9:19am CDT

Oculus Removes DRM and HTC Vive Owners Can Shop the Oculus Summer Sale

Oculus Removes DRM and HTC Vive Owners Can Shop the Oculus Summer Sale

Facebook's Oculus came to its senses and removed the DRM hardware check for its software titles. Now HTC Vive owners do no...

Jun 27 2016, 5:08am CDT

Samsung Executive Does Not Rule Out Oculus Rift VR Headset Competitor

Samsung Executive Does Not Rule Out Oculus Rift VR Headset Competitor

In an interview Samsung Younghee Lee talks about Samsung's VR plans....

Jun 21 2016, 2:50am CDT

New Oculus Home Rolling Out in Stages to Samsung Gear VR Owners

New Oculus Home Rolling Out in Stages to Samsung Gear VR Owners

Oculus updated Home for Gear VR owners to make it more in line with the Oculus Home on Rift....

Jun 20 2016, 8:42am CDT

Geeks Begin to Cancel their Oculus Rift Orders

Geeks Begin to Cancel their Oculus Rift Orders

The Oculus Rift has still severe shipping delays, now geeks get out as they already own the HTC Vive....

Jun 10 2016, 12:58pm CDT

HTC Vive Business Edition Leaps Oculus in Commercial Use

HTC Vive Business Edition Leaps Oculus in Commercial Use

HTC making Facebook's Oculus look like a slow mover....

Jun 10 2016, 9:22am CDT

Oculus is Technically Superior than HTC Vive, but Draws Hate

Oculus is Technically Superior than HTC Vive, but Draws Hate

Facebook's VR outfit Oculus has to be careful to not lose its community....

May 25 2016, 2:14pm CDT

Facebook Expands Oculus Division in Europe Led by Former Googler

Facebook Expands Oculus Division in Europe Led by Former Googler

Social networking giant Facebook has hired a team of experts in London to create the first European base for its Oculus virtual...

May 22 2016, 6:33am CDT

Oculus Rift Ships Free Because of Delays

Oculus Rift Ships Free Because of Delays

The Oculus Rift Virtual Reality system is shipping since March 28, but the Rift ships slower than planned....

Apr 3 2016, 9:07am CDT

Oculus Rift Shipment Begins From Tomorrow

Oculus Rift Shipment Begins From Tomorrow

The Facebook-owned Oculus Rift VR headset began its pre-orders around three months ago.Now, the Rift has decided to start shipm...

Mar 27 2016, 2:24pm CDT

Sony PlayStation VR Demolishes Oculus and Vive with $399 Price Tag

Sony PlayStation VR Demolishes Oculus and Vive with $399 Price Tag

The Sony virtual reality headset, the PlayStation VR, will cost $399 and will be released in October....

Mar 16 2016, 1:23am CDT

Oculus Adds Social to Samsung's Gear VR

Oculus Adds Social to Samsung's Gear VR

The Samsung Gear VR just got better....

Mar 10 2016, 12:47am CST

Apple Mac Computers Are Not Good Enough to Run Oculus Rift VR System says Palmer Luckey

Apple Mac Computers Are Not Good Enough to Run Oculus Rift VR System says Palmer Luckey

Now he said it out clear. The reason why Oculus VR is not supporting Apple is that the Apple computer hardware is not good enou...

Mar 4 2016, 12:52am CST

Dragon Front VR Card Games for Oculus Rift Unveiled

Dragon Front VR Card Games for Oculus Rift Unveiled

Game studios ramp up for the Oculus Rift release....

Feb 26 2016, 2:19pm CST

Virtual reality

Using Oculus Rift Technology, NASA Releases 360 Degree View of Martian Surface

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has reportedly released a 360 degree view of the Martian surface using Oculus Rift techn...

Feb 11 2016, 7:56am CST

Oculus Rift Sold Out Until June Despite High Price Tag that Angered Some Consumers

Oculus Rift Sold Out Until June Despite High Price Tag that Angered Some Consumers

My prediction of the Oculus Rift came in $100 too low. The Oculus Rift is on pre-order for $599 since yesterday and is already...

Jan 7 2016, 4:51am CST

Oculus Gives a Free Oculus Rift To Its Kickstarter Backers

Oculus Gives a Free Oculus Rift To Its Kickstarter Backers

Facebook's Oculus announced today that it will send a free Oculus Rift to its first backers on Kickstarter in 2012....

Jan 5 2016, 9:41am CST

Oculus Rift

Pre-Orders for Oculus Rift to Open on January 6; Free Bundles with Pre-Orders

Starting from 8am Pacific Time on Wednesday, January 6, 2016, pre-orders for the Oculus Rift will open – and it is a time when...

Jan 4 2016, 1:17pm CST

Oculus Touch

Oculus Touch is Delayed and Will Ship In Q2 Of 2016

The Oculus Team has announced it will be shipping out Touch in the second quarter of 2016, and its initial launch date is exten...

Jan 4 2016, 12:36pm CST

Oculus Rift Hardware To Start Shipping This Week To Developers

Oculus Rift Hardware To Start Shipping This Week To Developers

Facebook-owned Oculus, in a press release said that it will start shipping the completed version of its Oculus Rift VR headset...

Dec 22 2015, 11:11am CST

CES 2016 to Reveal How Oculus Rift VR Headset will be The Family Friend

CES 2016 to Reveal How Oculus Rift VR Headset will be The Family Friend

The Head of Display Technology at Oculus will talk at the CES 2016 event about the new headset that is set to be launched in fi...

Dec 10 2015, 5:55am CST

Oculus Virtual Reality Movie Henry Is Compelling

Oculus Virtual Reality Movie Henry Is Compelling

Oculus premiered the animated short film Henry in Los Angeles today. Henry is a new kind of movie experience that gives viewers...

Jul 29 2015, 5:43am CDT

Facebook's Oculus Buys Pebbles Interfaces for $60 Million

Facebook's Oculus Buys Pebbles Interfaces for $60 Million

Facebook owned company Oculus acquired the Israeli gesture control company Pebbles....

Jul 17 2015, 7:17am CDT

Facebook buys Pebbles Interfaces to Join Oculus

Facebook buys Pebbles Interfaces to Join Oculus

Facebook acquired Israeli startup Pebbles Interfaces. The gesture control company joins the Oculus team. A statement issued by...

Jul 16 2015, 8:39am CDT

Oculus Rift and Oculus Touch Unveiled

Oculus Rift and Oculus Touch Unveiled

Oculus revealed the consumer version of the Rift VR goggles and surprises with Oculus Touch controller. The Rift comes tough bu...

Jun 12 2015, 1:26am CDT

Will Oculus Blow Our Geek Minds Today at the Special Event?

Will Oculus Blow Our Geek Minds Today at the Special Event?

Facebook's Oculus is hosting a special event today revealing the details of the consumer version of the Rift Virtual Reali...

Jun 11 2015, 8:14am CDT

Oculus Acquires Computer Vision Company Surreal Vision

Oculus Acquires Computer Vision Company Surreal Vision

Oculus has acquired Surreal Vision, a computer vision company based in U.K. Announcing the news on its website, Oculus confirme...

May 27 2015, 8:38am CDT

Fove, the Oculus Rift Plus Eye Tracking to Reach Kickstarter Goal Today

Fove, the Oculus Rift Plus Eye Tracking to Reach Kickstarter Goal Today

A new VR headset is going on the start bringing something new. FOVE is the world's first eye tracking virtual reality head...

May 21 2015, 2:03pm CDT

Oculus Connect 2 Virtual Reality Developer Conference Announced

Oculus Connect 2 Virtual Reality Developer Conference Announced

Developers who want to be first to offer apps for the Oculus Rift Consumer release in 2016 will want to attend the Oculus Conne...

May 21 2015, 1:45pm CDT

Oculus Poised to Unveil New Rift VR Headset on June 11th

Oculus Poised to Unveil New Rift VR Headset on June 11th

The Facebook-owned VR company will be hosting an event next month, where it will reveal its next-generation VR headset....

May 19 2015, 7:42pm CDT

Oculus VR Recommends these PC Specs for Rift VR System

Oculus VR Recommends these PC Specs for Rift VR System

As promised Oculus VR is revealing more details about its consumer virtual reality system. Today the company revealed which PC...

May 15 2015, 12:47pm CDT

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Goggles Ship in Q1 of 2016

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Goggles Ship in Q1 of 2016

Facebook's Oculus VR announced to ship the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to consumers in early 2016....

May 6 2015, 7:40am CDT

Oculus Unveils Crescent Bay, its New Virtual Reality Headset Prototype

Oculus Unveils Crescent Bay, its New Virtual Reality Headset Prototype

Crescent Bay isn't a consumer version. But it's getting there....

Sep 22 2014, 5:04am CDT

Samsung introduces Gear VR headset made by Oculus

Samsung introduces Gear VR headset made by Oculus

Samsung's virtual reality headset, the Samsung Gear VR, will work in par with the new Galaxy Note 4....

Sep 3 2014, 12:16pm CDT