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Facebook Expands the Oculus Gaming Group by Acquiring Sanzaru Games

Facebook has taken a big gamble by acquiring Oculus many moons ago. Despite not seeing much growth in the VR industry, the social media giant is not giving up on VR just yet. Facebook Buys Sanzaru Games It is interesting to see how Facebook is not giving up on a potentially failed venture. Virtual reality […]

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The Oculus Rift S Comes out This Spring and Costs $399

In the virtual reality industry, there is a strong focus on current and future hardware. Facebook recently introduced the Oculus Rift S. While there was some concern regarding this unit, it seems the device providers everything users had hoped for. It is clearly an upgrade for PC users, and there is no external sensor requirement. […]

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Facebook’s new 3D Video Chat Project Features VR Avatar Technology

Facebook has not given up on virtual reality as of yet. This may come as a bit of a surprise to some. Despite the Oculus not getting the reception the company had hoped for, things are still progressing on the software side. Their new 3D video chat solution will incorporate VR technology to recreate life-like […]

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ZeniMax and Facebook Settle Their Four-year Lawsuit for $250 Million

The virtual reality industry finds itself at a major crossroads. It is very difficult to get consumers excited about this technology, especially where VR headsets are concerned. For Facebook, the technology used in its Oculus VR tech has been at the center of another storm as well. The company’s lawsuit with ZeniMax has finally been […]

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Facebook Seemingly has no Strategy to get More People Excited About VR

No one will deny Facebook is trying to make a big name for itself in the VR industry. Despite the firm’s best intentions, a lot of questions remain unanswered. Internal struggles confirm the future of virtual reality is anything but set in stone. It is difficult to cater to consumers, especially because most of them […]

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Facebook Officially Confirms it is Building a Pair of AR Glasses

It appears Facebook is making all of the headlines in VR and AR news these days. Although the company is building a new virtual reality headset product, it seems augmented reality glasses are also being worked on. That is not too surprising, as Facebook has an augmented reality division. Even so, the decision to build […]

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Original Oculus Co-Founder Brendan Iribe Leaves Facebook

It would appear trouble is brewing in the VR landscape. Brendan Iribe, the co-founder of Oculus and former CEO of the company, is leaving Facebook. This is primarily because of an alleged cancellation of the Oculus Rift 2 VR headset. Those rumors are discredited by other staffers who claim the company is working on a […]

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Facebook Announces Their Third VR Headset Known as “Quest”

Facebook still has high expectations for the virtual reality ecosystem. The parent company of Oculus already has numerous headsets on the market. Earlier today, the company unveiled the Quest project, which is another VR headset. It is a stand-alone device and will cost $399 when it hits the shelves next year. Facebook’s Quest Sounds Interesting […]

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Facebook Aims to Dominate the Mobile VR Ecosystem

Facebook aims to continue making its mark on the virtual reality industry. So much even that they aim to surpass in terms of market dominance. With the company now focusing its attention on moving away from PC gaming, the tone is set for the coming years. Mobile VR is the next logical step in the […]

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Facebook is Working on a new VR Headset Codenamed Half Dome

Facebook is going deep into virtual reality moving forward. The social media giant needs its Oculus subsidiary to succeed in this regard. Despite recently announcing the Oculus Go, it seems a new VR headset is already in development. This is rather positive news, although it remains to be seen if virtual reality can ever live […]