Facebook gets real about broadening virtual reality's appeal

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems to be realizing a sobering reality about virtual reality: His company's Oculus headsets that send people into artificial worlds are too expensive and confining to appeal to the masses. Zuckerberg on Wednesday revealed how Facebook intends to address that problem, unveiling a stand-alone headset that won't require plugging in a smartphone or a cord tethering it to a personal computer like the Oculus Rift headset does. "I am more committed...

Facebook gets real about broadening virtual reality's appeal

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems to be realizing a sobering reality about virtual reality: His company's Oculus headsets that send people into artificial worlds are too expensive and confining ...

Wed 11 Oct 17 from Phys.org

Facebook gets real about broadening virtual reality's appeal, Wed 11 Oct 17 from AP

Facebook Gets Real About Broadening Virtual Reality's Appeal, Wed 11 Oct 17 from Voice of America

Facebook announces a wireless $200 virtual reality headset

Wed 11 Oct 17 from The Washington Post

Oculus unveils standalone virtual reality headset

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday unveiled a new Oculus virtual reality headset untethered from computers as part of a vision to bring the new technology to the masses.

Wed 11 Oct 17 from Phys.org

Facebook's plan to get you to buy into VR: A price deal - CNET

The social giant shows off new VR headsets from its Oculus brand and says it's making an earlier price cut permanent. The goal: to get 1 billion people to try its tech.

Thu 12 Oct 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

Facebook's Oculus reveals stand-alone virtual reality headset

Oculus Go will not require linking to a smartphone or personal computer like its predecessor, the Oculus Rift, and will cost less at $199Facebook has unveiled a stand-alone virtual reality ...

Wed 11 Oct 17 from Guardian.co.uk

Oculus Connect keynote: Watch it live here - CNET

The Oculus developers conference kicks off today in San Jose. You can watch the action live right here.

Wed 11 Oct 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

Facebook launches standalone Oculus VR headset

Wed 11 Oct 17 from Telegraph.co.uk Tech

Facebook to sell portable headset ‘Oculus Go’ for virtual reality

Facebook Inc is launching a new virtual reality headset that does not require a separate computer to operate, allowing more mobile uses than the company's existing Oculus Rift product, Chief ...

Thu 12 Oct 17 from The Hindu

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