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Oculus Quest 2 Announced, Stand-Alone, Pc-Free Vr Experience Launching This Holiday Season

Oculus Quest 2 Announced, Stand-Alone, PC-Free VR Experience Launching this Holiday Season

 |  Zubi Khan
Earlier today, during Facebook Connect, the social media giant took the time to announce a new standalone VR headset, the Oculus Quest 2. Additionally, the company announced that they would be ending support future support for PC oriented VR headsets, focusing instead on standalone devices. Two models will be available for the Oculus Quest 2, […]
Report: Oculus Name Staying After Facebook Unveils New Brand 2

Report: Oculus Name Staying After Facebook Unveils New Brand

 |  Clement Goh
Facebook is reportedly not rebranding the entirety of Oculus to its Reality Label, according to tech writer Joe Parlock who received an email from the tech giant. According to Parlock on Twitter, he claims Facebook had emailed him about keeping the Oculus tag for its first-party VR projects and products. Despite the reassurance, he continues […]
Oculus Founder Responds To Facebook'S Account Requirement For Vr Headsets 2

Oculus Founder Responds to Facebook’s Account Requirement for VR Headsets

 |  Clement Goh
Oculus founder Palmer Luckey has commented on Facebook’s divisive decision to require accounts for accessing new VR headsets, stating he wasn’t expecting the company to force users to make such a rule. Over on Reddit, Luckey stated he was “getting heat” from critics who quoted previous reassurances until Facebook made the decision earlier this week. […]
Oculus Quest 2 Further Leaks With New Images And Ipd Settings 5

Oculus Quest 2 Further Leaks With New Images and IPD Settings

 |  Clement Goh
The next Oculus Quest headset will put an IPD (eye distance) adjustment slider between its lens, according to new images which were corroborated by UploadVR and multiple sources. While the current Quest model, Rift S and original Rift CV1 kept its IPD slider on the bottom, Oculus’ next headset is likely simplifying things by installing […]
New Oculus Quest Vr Headset Allegedly Shown In Leak 3

New Oculus Quest VR Headset Allegedly Shown in Leak

 |  Clement Goh
A possible first image of what appears to be an Oculus Quest successor has circulated over Twitter from notable leaker WalkingCat, revealing its pearl-like design and tweaked touch controllers. Stronger and slimmer, the headset was rumored to be in the works by Facebook since May 2020. It was also expected the Quest would be getting […]
Facebook Launches Dedicated Gaming App To Android Devices

Facebook Launches Dedicated Gaming App to Android Devices

 |  Clement Goh
Facebook launched its own Gaming streaming platform within the social media platform, giving players a new option alongside Twitch and YouTube. According to The Verge, the app is tailored traditionally to let gamers share their gameplay while speaking to communities and followers with Facebook’s existing chat formats. Previous games including Farmville and Words With Friends […]
Facebook Cancels Its Annual F8 Conference In May Due To Coronavirus Concerns 2

Facebook cancels its annual F8 conference in May due to coronavirus concerns

 |  Clement Goh
Facebook is cancelling its flagship F8 conference in San Jose from risks of coronavirus (COVID-19).
More Developers Cancel Gdc 2020 Plans Due To Coronavirus Risks 2

More Developers Cancel GDC 2020 Plans Due to Coronavirus Risks

 |  Clement Goh
Microsoft and Epic Games will not be attending this year’s Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, citing the coronavirus (COVID-19) as a risk.
Oculus Link Cable Released For Quest Headsets Before Christmas

Oculus Link Cable released for Quest headsets before Christmas

 |  Clement Goh
Quest users can now access their library of Oculus Rift and SteamVR games on PCs through the Oculus Link cable.
Oculus Link Announced, Dropping In November

Oculus Link Announced, Dropping In November

 |  Liam Ferguson
At the Oculus Connect 6 event today, Facebook announced the Oculus Link, a device that lets you play PC games with the Oculus Quest.

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