Friday, October 28, 2016

Oculus Rift

Tuesday, Jul. 28, 2015

Oculus is hedging its bets that an adorable critter named Henry can help convince consumers — and Hollywood — about the viability of virtual reality as a storytelling medium.

The VR company, which Facebook acquired for nearly $2 billion last year,...

Tuesday, Mar. 25, 2014

Facebook has agreed to buy Oculus for $2 billion, betting that its virtual reality technology may be a new way for people to communicate, learn or be entertained.

"This is a long-term bet on the future of computing," said Facebook Chief Executive...

Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014

Forget 3-D glasses.

Oscar-nominated documentarian Danfung Dennis believes the next evolution in filmmaking will be to surround viewers with images in 360 degrees — directly on their noggins.

Dennis, whose gripping 2012 film “Hell and Back...