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Oculus Rift makers are reportedly working on gesture controllers

Oculus Rift makers are reportedly working on gesture controllers

By 18 July 2014

Oculus VR has reportedly been working on gesture controllers to go with its Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. At the moment Oculus Rift, owned by Facebook, is still a developer tool. By making gesture controllers that experience will become even more... >>

New Valve VR headset crops up in testing

New Valve VR headset crops up in testing

By 3 June 2014

Valve is working on a virtual reality headset in the wake of losing Oculus Rift to Facebook. VR gaming is still coming and it looks like the Oculus Rift style headset is on its way. The new Valve headset has appeared in photos on Reddit after the recent... >>

Facebook buys Oculus VR for $2 billion, plans to make 'platform for many other experiences'

Facebook buys Oculus VR for $2 billion, plans to make 'platform for many other experiences'

By 25 March 2014

Facebook has purchased virtual reality company Oculus for $2 billion, the creator of the Oculus Rift headset that has been leading the VR space.  Facebook plans to extend Oculus' existing position in gaming to new verticals, including communications,... >>

Hands-on: Oculus VR Crystal Cove prototype

Hands-on: Oculus VR Crystal Cove prototype

By 9 January 2014

Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset that immerses you into video games like you'll have never experienced before. We've been watching the company's progression for a number of years now, trying out each iteration of the headset, all before it becomes... >>

Consumer version of Oculus Rift won't make you sick, 4K version to come

Consumer version of Oculus Rift won't make you sick, 4K version to come

By 18 October 2013

Early Oculus Rift users quickly noted experiencing motion sickness after using the gaming headset. It's something we felt at CES 2013, too. But according to Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe, the consumer version of the headset will completely get rid of any... >>

Valve's Team Fortress 2 named as Oculus Rift's first game

Valve's Team Fortress 2 named as Oculus Rift's first game

By 18 March 2013

Valve's Team Fortress 2 title will be the first game officially supported by the Oculus Rift, the virtual reality gaming headset Pocket-lint encountered at CES in January.  Joe Ludwig, a programmer at Valve, confirmed the news to Engadget. When the... >>

Oculus Rift demoed at CES, we try out the beta

Oculus Rift demoed at CES, we try out the beta

By 16 January 2013

Games are always about trying to immerse you into the action, but a new system called Oculus Rift is taking that to new extremes, bringing "virtual reality" even closer to "reality". Remember The Lawnmower Man? It's that. With bells on. Demoed to pocket-lint... >>