Tag "Oculus Rift"

For the sake of VR: Oculus $200 standalone VR headset could be in the making

By : CIOL Writers

VR may not have taken off in a way many in the tech industry wanted or expected it to be. But that isn’t stopping them from trying to sell the technology that is touted to be the next big thing

Facebook slashes price of its Oculus Rift VR headset to $399 for limited period

By : CIOL Writers

Oculus, the virtual reality company owned by Facebook, is temporarily cutting down prices of its Rift headset to $399 — two-thirds of the price the company was charging less than five months ago. In a blog post, the company said

Technology blitzkrieg from 2016: Oculus Touch, Hyperloop One, e-Skin and more

By : CIOL Writers

Technology breakthroughs are the ones that make you sit up and take notice. Because, when they hit you, they are hard to ignore. 2016 was an year where we saw more than one such wonders. We had the Oculus rift

Facebook’s Social VR

By : CIOL Writers

“We’re making the long-term bet that immersive, virtual and augmented reality will become a part of people’s daily lives.” Mark Zuckerberg made this comment when he bought Oculus Rift two years ago. At F8 Developer Conference 2016, Zuckerberg launched “Social

Why did Mark Zuckerberg acquire Oculus Rift?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Any guesses, why Mark Zuckerberg, CEO, Facebook, acquired Oculus Rift? Well, he wants to share his baby’s first moments by way of virtual reality. And what better option that Oculus Rift, the company FB acquired for $2 billion