When 19-year-old Palmer Luckey launched an ambitious virtual reality Kickstarter campaign back in 2012, in no way could he have dreamt up a scenario that involved reawakening a billion-dollar industry, grabbing Mark Zuckerberg as a boss, or fueling a conglomerate arms race between Facebook, Google, Samsung, Sony, HTC, Intel and AMD. 51 more words
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Patience. That, distilled to a word, was the theme of the Silicon Valley Virtual Reality expo this week in San Jose, Calif. 95 more words
The founder of virtual reality glasses maker Oculus VR Inc, acquired by Facebook Inc for $2 billion, has been accused of taking confidential information he learned while working with another company and passing it off as his own, according to a lawsuit filed this week. 193 more words
For those who have not heard of the Oculus Rift, it’s technology offers an exciting new potential for 3D virtual reality (VR) gaming. The device is mounted around the head and allows for players to enter the virtual world of their favorite games. 1,235 more words