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SUPER SMASH BROS VR EDITION: An Update on ZeniMax v. Oculus

The legal battle between two heavyweights over the Oculus Rift continues between ZeniMax Media and id Software, in one corner, and Oculus and Facebook… 443 more words

Zuckerberg the Mystic

Here’s a must-read story on Facebook’s plans for VR in general and Oculus specifically. Key takeaway is that Zuckerberg, Luckey, and company envision a future for VR that even they can’t describe: 372 more words

Wednesday VR News Aggregation

This week I’ve been conducting interviews with fascinating people all over Seattle for the article on VR that I’m writing for Seattle Met magazine. One consistent theme I’ve discovered is that everybody is drinking from the same fire hose of VR news, developments, and meetup invites, and everyone feels like they’re missing out on everything that’s happening. 225 more words

Oculus co-founders Palmer Luckey and Nate Mitchell on the state of VR

Before Oculus, most casual observers regarded virtual reality as somewhere between science fiction and novelty, fodder for cheesy 1990s films and overpriced, underperforming tech demos. Now it’s immediate and inevitable, and for those walking through the halls of the Los Angeles Convention Center this week, entirely unavoidable. 1,235 more words




Palmer Luckey, the 23 year-old creator of Oculus, sees the immense potential in virtual reality (VR). Facebook also sees this potential, having purchased the start up for $2 billion in 2014. 685 more words


Strange World

Here’s a really short clip of the storytelling app I helped create during the Microsoft Hololens Hackathon last weekend. Most of the credit belongs to the other members of my team: … 531 more words

Three really real questions about the future of virtual reality

May 15, 2016. The Guardian. By Stuart Dredge.

As Oculus Rift pre-orders begin, debate remains about how mainstream VR will be, whether it’s about more than games, and what it’ll do to humans. 2,244 more words