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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
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Is Virtual Reality About to Transform the Way We Experience Live Music?

I stood in a small room with a headset and felt like I was on stage with Fall Out Boy. Kind of.
Daisy Jones
5.8.18
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
virtual reality

Palmer Luckey Donating Thousands to Software That Breaks Oculus Exclusivity

The co-founder, who left Facebook a few months after a political controversy, hasn't fully left VR behind.
Patrick Klepek
6.30.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Putin denies election meddling, cops identify London attackers, Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial underway, and more.
VICE Staff
6.5.17
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
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Michael Flynn offers to testify in exchange for immunity, Israel approves new settlement in the West Bank, Trump to sign executive orders on trade, and more.
VICE Staff
3.31.17
Bye

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

Goodbye and thanks for all the memes.
Emanuel Maiberg
3.30.17
virtual reality

Jury Awards ZeniMax $500 Million in Contentious Oculus Lawsuit

Co-founder Palmer Luckey found responsible for breaking a non-disclosure agreement.
Patrick Klepek
2.1.17
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
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