Posts Tagged ‘oculusrift’


Opinion: If all we get from PS4 and Xbox One is 60 frames per second, I’m OK with that

Opinion: If all we get from PS4 and Xbox One is 60 frames per second, I’m OK with that
Feature / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 15, 2014 / 8 comment(s)

Playing Bioshock: Infinite on PC was a revelation for me.


El33t’s Question of the Day: Is VR the future of gaming and entertainment?

El33t’s Question of the Day: Is VR the future of gaming and entertainment?
Community / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 31, 2014 / 5 comment(s)

Welcome to the latest Question of the Day! If you have a Question of the Day that you would like…


Facebook acquires Oculus Rift developer for $2 billion

Facebook acquires Oculus Rift developer for $2 billion
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 26, 2014 / 5 comment(s)

Facebook has announced that the company has reached an agreement to acquire virtual reality headset developer Oculus VR for a…


GDC 2014: Sony unveils PS4 VR headset prototype

GDC 2014: Sony unveils PS4 VR headset prototype
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Mar 19, 2014 / 10 comment(s)

Virtual reality gaming has made a major comeback in recent years thanks to initiatives such as Oculus Rift so it…


Why did John Carmack leave id Software for Oculus? The future of VR is more important

Why did John Carmack leave id Software for Oculus? The future of VR is more important
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 5, 2014 / 3 comment(s)

For industry watchers, John Carmack’s exit from id Software may not have come as too much of a surprise considering…


End of an Era: John Carmack leaves id Software to join Oculus VR full-time

End of an Era: John Carmack leaves id Software to join Oculus VR full-time
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 25, 2013 / 2 comment(s)

After almost 23 years at the company that he and other legendary…


GDC Europe 2013 – Part 3: Oculus Rift players stare into space (which is creepy)

GDC Europe 2013 – Part 3: Oculus Rift players stare into space (which is creepy)
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Aug 20, 2013 / 3 comment(s)

The Oculus Rift VR headset is a wondrous device, able to dunk players into a fully immersive 3D world. It’s…


John Carmack joins Oculus as full-time CTO, but ‘retains ties’ to id Software [Update]

John Carmack joins Oculus as full-time CTO, but ‘retains ties’ to id Software [Update]
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Aug 7, 2013 / 2 comment(s)

Oculus, the company behind the virtual reality Oculus Rift headset…