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Facebook Accidentally Shipped VR Devices With Secret Messages Saying 'Big Brother Is Watching'

Tens of thousands of touch controllers shipped with labels like 'Big Brother Is Watching,' and 'The Masons Were Here.'
Matthew Gault
4.12.19
vr

The Oculus Subreddit Made Palmer Luckey a Moderator and Everyone Is Mad

Palmer Luckey's new mod status causes a rift in r/Oculus.
Emanuel Maiberg
2.10.18
the meatspace

This Is What Facebook Thinks Virtual Reality Should Be About

In this episode of Radio Motherboard, we check in on the social media giant’s plan to bring VR to the masses.
Louise Matsakis
8.4.17
Neo

Watch a 'SUPERHOT VR' Speedrunner Demolish the Game In 8 Minutes

Speedrunning in VR is a full body activity, and it is amazing.
Jason Johnson
7.10.17
haptics

New Approach to Virtual Reality Shocks You Into Believing Walls Are Real

Haptic feedback device uses electric muscle stimulator to mimic lifting objects and touching walls.
Leif Johnson
4.17.17
Bye

Palmer Luckey, Alt-Right Patron and VR Pioneer, Is Leaving Facebook

Goodbye and thanks for all the memes.
Emanuel Maiberg
3.30.17
Facebook

Someone Could Be Watching You Through Your Oculus Rift's Tracking Sensors

Oculus tricks your PC into thinking the sensors are something other than webcams.
Leif Johnson
1.28.17
porn

Do You Want Smell-O-Vision for Your VR Porn? Neither Do We But Here It Is

Strap these canisters to your face and breathe deep.
Samantha Cole
1.18.17
Facebook

More Game Developers Are Interested in Virtual Reality Than Xbox One

More game developers want to make games for the HTC Vive than Microsoft's console.
Leif Johnson
1.12.17
Gaming

Virtual Reality Makes Avatars More Important Than Ever

Immersing yourself in an alternative universe is VR’s selling point. But how do the avatars that populate these worlds impact our experiences and our behaviour?
Emily Reynolds
12.11.16
Gaming

It's Really Hard to Make Money with Virtual Reality Games

Even after keeping staff to a minimum, Eerie Bear's Vive launch game lost money.
Leif Johnson
12.11.16
virtual reality

This Is What People Thought VR Would Look Like in 1990

What, you didn't know about "data gloves"?
Madison Margolin
11.16.16
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