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Facebook gets thumbs-up from feds to buy virtual-reality firm Oculus

The Federal Trade Commission gives its stamp of approval to the $2 billion deal, according to Reuters, as Facebook readies for "the platforms of tomorrow."

By April 23, 2014

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eBay to allow Bitcoin sales in 'virtual currency' category

After PayPal President David Marcus tweeted "We're believers in BTC," eBay's US and UK branches say they will let people sell digital currencies in the classified ads sections of the sites.

By January 20, 2014

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Dish brings its service to LG Smart TVs with 'Virtual Joey'

If you own an LG Smart TV and have a Dish Hopper subscription, you soon won't need a separate set-top box to get Dish's full service on that TV.

By January 5, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Virtual reality for the PS4 and two new smartwatches for Android

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the tech news.

By March 21, 2014

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Can Sony's Project Morpheus finally bring virtual reality to home console gaming?

Sony's virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 4 looks amazing, but it's hoping to succeed where many others have tried and failed. For Project Morpheus, it may be a long, hard road to success.

By March 19, 2014

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Apple's Healthbook app would play virtual doctor -- report

Reportedly being tested for inclusion in iOS 8, the app would be Apple's first major push into monitoring and recording your health and fitness, according to 9to5Mac.

By March 17, 2014

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Mom sues Google after 5-year-old spends $65 on virtual currency

A New York mom insists that Google Play is encouraging children to spend money by not forcing buyers to type in their password before purchase.

By March 12, 2014

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Yahoo snaps up 'virtual venue' startup Evntlive

Apparently, acquiring just one online-video startup this week wasn't enough for Yahoo. The tech giant welcomes the folks at Evntlive, an online platform for live and on-demand concerts, to its video team.

By December 6, 2013

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eBay acquires PhiSix, which lets users try on 3D clothes virtually

The e-commerce giant may soon let online shoppers virtually "try on" jeans, dresses, shirts, and other clothing to see how they fit and move.

By February 19, 2014

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Virtual-reality Skyrim rocks treadmill, Oculus, Wiimote

Peek into the future of virtual-reality gaming with an immersive romp through Skyrim.

By February 4, 2014