Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Tag Archives: Virtual reality

Facebook to sell portable headset for virtual reality

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SAN JOSE: 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 Executive Mark Zuckerberg said. Zuckerberg, speaking at a conference for virtual reality developers, said the “Oculus Go” device ...

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Facebook loses $500m Oculus virtual reality case

NEW YORK: A US court has ordered Facebook and other defendants to pay $500m (£395m) after finding they unlawfully used a firm’s virtual reality technology. The jury found Oculus, which Facebook bought in 2014, used computer code belonging to video game developer Zenimax to launch its own VR headset. Oculus ...

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Virtual reality ‘to replace high street shopping by 2050’

LONDON: High street retailers could be a thing of the past by 2050 as virtual reality takes over the way we shop, experts predict. The only time we can expect to be asked “Are you being served?” is when interacting with an artificially intelligent app. The kind of department store ...

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