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Palmer Watch: Day 55

Photo: AP/Art: Sam Wooley
It’& rsquo; s day312of the dark, dark year that is2016 It’& rsquo; s likewise day(********************************************************** )of Palmer Watch! Has any person listened to from him? 23 more words

Twitter, Facebook, the Election, and VR

A cultural discussion is underway about whether and/or how Facebook and Twitter influenced the election. The New York Times has two pieces out today, Facebook, in Cross Hairs After Election, Is Said to Question its Influence… 1,198 more words

show #123: the three stigmata of palmer luckey

yes we are back: i know you missed jo and drax and our guest this week .

what are we talking about except oc3 and google vr? 433 more words

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Palmer Luckey’s idealism

Oculus Rift and the uses and abuses of VR

In muggy Tokyo, a man wearing an Oculus Rift headset crouches in front of a blank-faced mannequin and fondles her breasts. 108 more words

Virtual Reality

Clinton or Trump: Whose Technology Policies would be Better for Palmer Luckey?

When I learned that Oculus founder Palmer Luckey had financially supported an organization dedicated to “shitposting” pro-Trump memes, I felt like a friend had just revealed that his favorite band was Insane Clown Posse. 1,381 more words

Oculus and the No Good, Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad Year

After a multi-million dollar Kickstarter campaign, a $2 billion purchase from Facebook and media coverage from tech-enthusiast websites to the cover of Time Magazine, 2016 was supposed to be the year of the Oculus Rift. 654 more words

Video Games

Episode 16 - Shitposting Meme Machine - 9/27/16

Not too much in the ways of news this week, but still plenty to talk about. Surprisingly, there weren’t any technical or life difficulties to complain about this time around, so that’s why this blog post is so short. 101 more words

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