Just as the virtual reality sector is heating up, Oculus VR announced its acquisitions of startup companies Nimble VR and 13th Lab AB. Oculus, which was acquired by Facebook in a $2 billion deal in March, didn’t divulge the financial details of the acquisitions. San Francisco-based Nimble VR, which was formerly known as 3Gear Systems, […]
An internal memo leaked last week to TechCrunch states Razer is now valued at $1 billion: “We’re already one of the billion dollar unicorns in the tech start-up world and now, we’ve got more resources than ever to allow us to focus on designing and developing the best experiences for gamers worldwide,” the memo notes. Razer has been […]
The founder of Oculus and mind behind the modern VR movement is enthusiastic about his industry’s burgeoning prospects, but sees challenges too. Palmer Luckey is on top of the world. He just wrapped up the first conference devoted to the virtual reality headset he helped invent and the company he helped found: Oculus VR. Developers […]
Oculus announced they will be putting on their first developer conference – Oculus Connect. They also announced their acquisition of RakNet, a networking middleware solution they have made open-source.
OR, how the Web will eat everything in its path – again. Now that WebGL is truly everywhere, the close-knit, doggedly persistent and technically masterful group of folks who made it happen over the last several years can take a collective bow. From Vlad Vukićević, WebGL’s creator, to the countless engineers and working group members […]