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AR and VR Require Better Hardware, Software and Power for Mass Adoption
Augmented Reality

AR and VR Require Better Hardware, Software and Power for Mass Adoption

Before either AR or VR can truly hit critical mass among consumers and businesses, a few key challenges need to be overcome.
Vishwa Ranjan
A Reminder From Mark Zuckerberg: 'Put People First'
Ideas

A Reminder From Mark Zuckerberg: 'Put People First'

This philosophy even guides the development of Facebook's virtual reality products.
Lydia Belanger
7 Reasons Why Palmer Luckey Is So Loveable
Oculus VR

7 Reasons Why Palmer Luckey Is So Loveable

In honor of his 24th birthday, we've taken a look at the quirky Oculus inventor's path to success.
Rose Leadem
Can Virtual Reality Translate Into Real Profits?
Virtual Reality

Can Virtual Reality Translate Into Real Profits?

With growth hard to come by amid the lethargic economy, companies ranging from snowmobile manufacturers to furniture sellers are incorporating virtual reality that so far has mostly been found in video games.
Facebook Unveils 'Surround 360' Video Capture System
Facebook

Facebook Unveils 'Surround 360' Video Capture System

The rig boasts 17 synchronized cameras: 14 along its edge, plus one fish-eye camera at the top and two on the bottom.
Oculus Founder Hand-Delivered the First Consumer Rift -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Oculus Founder Hand-Delivered the First Consumer Rift -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Check out Samsung's smart windshield concept for motorcycles.
Lindsay Friedman
Look What Has Thought Leaders Including Alexis Ohanian and Will.I.Am Drooling
Virtual Reality

Look What Has Thought Leaders Including Alexis Ohanian and Will.I.Am Drooling

Google Glass and Oculus Rift competitor Meta has a star-studded list of tech elites and celebrities singing the praises of its new product.
Catherine Clifford
The Best New Tech to Look Out For in 2016 and Beyond
CES 2016

The Best New Tech to Look Out For in 2016 and Beyond

From drones to virtual-reality headsets, here is what will be popular this year.
Emily Price
If You're Patient, You Can Now Pre-Order the Oculus Rift for $599
Oculus VR

If You're Patient, You Can Now Pre-Order the Oculus Rift for $599

Consumers who backed the original Kickstarter campaign will get the headset for free, Facebook-owned company announced.
Laura Entis
Facebook Is Rolling Out 360-Degree Video to News Feeds With a Little Help From Oculus VR
Virtual Reality

Facebook Is Rolling Out 360-Degree Video to News Feeds With a Little Help From Oculus VR

The launch represents Facebook's first consumer-facing virtual reality product.
Geoff Weiss
WATCH: Björk's New Music Video Is a Dazzling Harbinger of VR Technology
Virtual Reality

WATCH: Björk's New Music Video Is a Dazzling Harbinger of VR Technology

For a truly stunning experience, check it out on a mobile device.
Geoff Weiss
Here's What Oculus Just Revealed at Its Much-Anticipated Press Event
Oculus VR

Here's What Oculus Just Revealed at Its Much-Anticipated Press Event

Big news about partnerships and hand controllers, but still no word on a release date or a concrete price point.
Laura Entis
This New Virtual Reality Headset Tracks Your Eye Movements
Virtual Reality

This New Virtual Reality Headset Tracks Your Eye Movements

FOVE has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund production and manufacturing of its headset.
Catherine Clifford
Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Why Alibaba's CEO Stepped Down: Weekly News Roundup

The e-commerce giant is shaking up its leadership strategy.
Tanya Benedicto Klich