Brendan Iribe

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Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey: an increasingly rare figure at Facebook events after claims that he had donated $10,000 to a pro-Trump group. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The fresh face of virtual reality, Palmer Luckey, the man behind the Oculus Rift, has parted ways with Facebook, just over two years after the social (...)

CES conference attendees try out  Oculus VR headsets: Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus gave it a head start in the  virtual reality market that is  forecast to exceed $84 billion in sales in 2020. Photograph: Bloomberg

Virtual reality headset maker Oculus used stolen computer code a US court has heard, as a jury awarded $500 million (€460 million) to ZeniMax Media. F(...)

Hugo Barra will lead Facebook’s virtual reality efforts. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/File Photo/Reuters

Former Xiaomi executive Hugo Barra is to lead Facebook’s virtual reality efforts, with the Oculus owner hiring him days after he quit the Chinese smar(...)

Oculus VR has finally begun shipment of its Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets.

It began as a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter, with the aim of raising $250,000, and ended up being acquired by Facebook for $2 billion. Now Ocul(...)

Attendees visit the The Oculus Gear VR Theater with 4D during the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Photograph: Patrick T  Fallon/Bloomberg

In the past few days I’ve repaired a robot, driven a Rover across Mars and zapped objects with a laser gun. And I did it all while mostly standing aro(...)

The Oculus Rift headset. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Oculus has debuted the consumer version of its Rift headset, due to go on sale next year, and announced a partnership with Microsoft that will see th(...)

Google Glass

Remember watching the original Tron, and marvelling at the computer-generated world the film-makers created? The idea of a digital universe you cou(...)

Web Summit 2014 opens its doors to the public today

Cisco’s chief technology officer Padmasree Warrior has predicted a future of urban transport where driverless cars will be available on demand and con(...)

Paypal co-founder and chairman of Yelp Max Levchin will be among the speakers at The Summit in November. Photo: Bloomberg

The Summit, formerly known as the Web Summit, has confirmed Paypal co-founder Max Levchin and Oculus VR chief executive Brendan Iribe as speakers f(...)

Gamers wearing the high-definition virtual reality (VR) headsets, manufactured by Oculus

Facebook sees the future - a 3-D virtual world where you feel as if you are hanging out with your friends rather than s(...)

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