The newest development kit for Oculus Rift adds better positional tracking and display technology, and it's finally available to order.
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[commentary] Facebook says that its purchase of Oculus is a long bet on the future. And that wager on virtual reality is rooted in the actual reality of the social network's past and present.
With the purchase of Oculus, Mark Zuckerberg is predicting that VR will usher in the next era of social networking, but as developers try to build these experiences, experts remain skeptical.
The social network is looking toward the future by buying the maker of the virtual reality headset, the Oculus Rift.
Researchers at the UK's Surrey Space Center are trying to fund a novel way for the 99.999992 percent of us who've never been to outer space to virtually get there.
Facebook has acquired virtual-reality darling Oculus VR, and now we've had a little time for the news to settle in. Is this really as bad as it sounds?
The virtual reality company, which will soon be worth $2 billion, had its humble beginnings as a Kickstarter campaign. What will become of the project backers and will this deal change the crowdfunding platform?
The companies believe that by joining forces, they can invent the future and turn science fiction into fact.