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Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey quits Facebook

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Palmer Luckey, co-founder of Oculus VR and creator of the Rift headset, has left parent company Facebook. Confirming the report of Luckey’s departure, first spotted by UploadVR, Oculus said in a statement, “Palmer will be dearly missed. Palmer’s legacy extends far beyond Oculus. His

Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe steps down, to lead PC-based VR division now

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In a major internal restructuring, Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe has announced that he is stepping down as CEO of the Facebook-owned VR company and instead would be leading the PC VR group within the company. “Looking ahead and thinking about

Everything you want to know from Oculus Connect developer conference

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Though Oculus is synonymous for all the best stuff in VR technology, but after Google’s Daydream view VR headset, Oculus had to roll up its sleeves to reposition itself in the market with its annual Oculus Connect developer conference. Oculus

Oculus ready to ship Rift pre-orders, will ship Touch controllers in Q4

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After all the shipping delays and in-store demos Oculus has finally cleared the backlog on pre-order shipments for their flagship Rift headsets and is taking new orders that will be shipped within two to four business days. “We want to

$100 million VR startup accelerator from HTC

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A $100 million accelerator program called Vive X is being launched by HTC for startups that want to use its VR technology. The program that is expected to offer mentorship, secure investment, and access to VR tech, will launch in Beijing,