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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

Podcasts

Oculus under fire for its inventor's political contributions

Recently, it was revealed that the inventor of the Oculus, Palmer Luckey, has been a financial backer for a pro-Trump, anti-Clinton meme creation group known as ‘Nimble America’.   740 more words

Gaming

Can Video Games Influence Politics?

It’s not usually two topics I would put together; video games and politics. One of them involves back stabbing, lying, bribery and false promises- the other one you do all the above but playing on a console. 1,423 more words

Gaming News

The ugly reality of an Oculus founder's politics

It hasn’t been a great couple of days for Facebook PR.

For one thing, the company admitted that, due to an error, it has been significantly inflating its reports on average video view times… 792 more words

TC

As Palmer Luckey Backtracks, Developers Turn on Oculus Rift

On Thursday, it was revealed that Palmer Luckey, the creator of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, had funded the efforts of Nimble America, a pro-Donald Trump nonprofit. 534 more words

Tech

Oculus Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Denies He Supports Donald Trump's Campaign

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey has released a statement on Facebook denying a recent report that he has been supporting Donald Trump’s presidential campaign behind the scenes. 379 more words

Tech

Palmer Luckey Clarifies His Trump Support Following Criticism From Oculus Supporters

Following revelations by Daily Beast reporter Gideon Resnick regarding investor Palmer Luckey’s financial support of a pro-Donald Trump group, the Oculus co-founder and his Facebook-owned VR company came under scrutiny. 498 more words

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