More delays ahead for Oculus Rift
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 12:32

More delays ahead for Oculus Rift


Touch controllers will not ship till later

As Oculus Rift finally shipped out the last of its much delayed pre-orders to customers, it seems that there is another product delay which has gone un-noticed.

Sony will sell six million PlayStation VR this year
Published in Games


Analysts consult their tarot cards

Diviners and shamans working at the Taipei-based Topology Research Institute have been rattling their bones and consulting their tarot cards and reached the conclusion that Sony will sell six million  PlayStation VR (PS VR) headsets in 2016.

Oculus COO quits
Published in News
Thursday, 05 May 2016 12:26

Oculus COO quits


FitBit’s COO headhunted


Oculus VR’s CEO, Brendan Iribe has announced that Laird Malamed is no longer the company Chief Operating Officer. Instead Hans Hartmann will be leaving FitBit, where he is currently COO, to take over.

Oculus officially blesses VR ready PCs
Published in Wearables


Certified Rift-ready bundles


Oculus has officially blessed PCs that can handle the VR requirements for its AR specs.

Microsoft denies the Oculus rift delays are its fault
Published in Wearables


Xbox One control pad not to blame

Software giant Microsoft has moved to deny a daft internet rumour that it was responsible for the ongoing Oculus Rift supply issues.

Oculus Rift faces two month delays
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 12:56

Oculus Rift faces two month delays


For some pre-orders

Last week at Nvidia's Games Technology Conference in Silicon Valley many people were moaning about the difficulties they were having getting their hands on the Oculus or HTC Vive. Now it seems that some of the early adopters of Oculus will have to wait for additional two months.

Oculus unveils a list of Rift launch games
Published in Games
Thursday, 17 March 2016 19:58

Oculus unveils a list of Rift launch games


A total of 30 games to be available at launch

Oculus has announced a list of games that will be available when the Rift virtual reality (VR) headset launchs on March 28th, as well as the new Oculus Home on Rift, a new VR UI. 

ZOTAC creates a VR ready mini-PC
Published in Notebooks
Friday, 11 March 2016 11:32

ZOTAC creates a VR ready mini-PC


ZBOX as a way into VR


Zotac’s MAGNUS EN980 ZBOX mini-PC might provide you with a PC that can handle Oculus Rift or HTC Vive VR headset.

Sony admits Oculus is “technically better”
Published in Wearables

 

But the Gear VR is much cheaper

Sony has admitted that its Gear VR is not as good as the Oculus rift, but then you sort of expect that.

Unheard of AR outfit gets cash for production
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 11:15

Unheard of AR outfit gets cash for production


Coming from no-where

An AR outfit which has had little in the way of publicity has just been given millions to get its technology into the shops and if it works like it is claimed it could clean the current generation's clocks.