Oculus realises DRM is insane
Published in IoT
Monday, 27 June 2016 12:56

Oculus realises DRM is insane


Backtracks

Virtual reality pioneer Oculus has woken up to the fact that installing DRM on its headsets is about as crazy as having making punters wait for months for their pre-orders to be delivered.

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
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Certified Rift-ready bundles


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

Oculus Touch controller delayed until Q2 2016
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Saturday, 02 January 2016 12:01

Oculus Touch controller delayed until Q2 2016


Still out of Touch

Oculus touch controllers will be delayed until Q2 2016 as the company needs more time to perfect the technology. This was confirmed in company's official blog.

Final Oculus Rift hits developers
Published in Gaming
Tuesday, 22 December 2015 19:53

Final Oculus Rift hits developers


Polish up the launch titles

Oculus has announced that the final hardware revision of the Oculus Rift has started shipping to selected developers. 

HTC to premiere HTC Vive in EU
Published in Gaming
Friday, 24 July 2015 10:58

HTC to premiere HTC Vive in EU


First time in Europe on August 6

HTC plans to showcase the HTC Vive virtual reality glasses as Cologne German based Gamescom 2015 tradeshow. 

Oculus VR unveils the Oculus Rift
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Thursday, 11 June 2015 23:25

Oculus VR unveils the Oculus Rift


Final version gets announced

After three years since we first saw it, Oculus VR has finally unveiled the final consumer version of the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) headset at its dedicated press event in San Francisco.

Oculus Rift CV1 consumer comes in Q1 2016
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Wednesday, 06 May 2015 21:58

Oculus Rift CV1 consumer comes in Q1 2016


Company sets the date

Facebook Oculus has finally set the date for its Oculus Rift Consumer Version 1. It will be shipping to retail/e-tail in Q1 2016.

AMD Fiji has two GPUs
Published in Graphics
Friday, 27 March 2015 10:53

AMD Fiji has two GPUs


Liquid VR and sources offer proof

It has been a while since we saw the first factual proof of the existence of Fiji, the next generation flagship AMD GPU, that will be the first graphics card to come with High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) memory.

Oculus Rift gets immersive sound
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Thursday, 08 January 2015 10:32

Oculus Rift gets immersive sound


You can almost hear the acronyms

The virtual reality outfit Oculus VR has been showing off its latest Oculus Rift headset at CES and it seems this time it has more immersive sound.