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New Oculus Rift, the Blackberry Passport and other stories you might’ve missed

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Totem, an indie Oculus Rift competitor, promises better virtual reality — but needs money

There was a chorus of skepticism back in March when a Montreal-based startup announced its Oculus Rift competitor Totem, a virtual reality headset that features a camera over each eye. The startup, Vrvana, had little to show for its work … Continue reading

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With Cyberith’s Virtualizer, you can run around wearing an Oculus Rift (video)

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Third-person Oculus Rift hack delivers a true out-of-body experience

Who says VR needs to be experienced in the first-person? Using a stereo pair of GoPro cameras, mounted to a tall antenna carried in a backpack, some obscenely intelligent makers in Poland have discovered that it's possible to enjoy … … Continue reading

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Playing ‘Death from Above’ with Oculus Rift

Last time we played a virtual reality game built by the folks from Chaotic Moon, we were giving a bunch of digital sharks the business with our Engadget fists of fury. Friday night at Engadget Live in Austin, we played … Continue reading

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Engadget Daily: surviving Aliens on the Oculus Rift, a guide to drones and more!

Today, we fight off aliens on the Oculus Rift, meet SoftBank's new robot, Pepper-kun, investigate the reality of commercialized drones in the US and go hands-on with Samsung's Galaxy Tab S. Read on for Engadget's news highlights from the last … Continue reading

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Internal rift rattles Abbas’ Fatah (yet again) – Haaretz

Haaretz Internal rift rattles Abbas' Fatah (yet again)HaaretzForget Obama and the framework peace agreement, forget about reconciliation with Hamas; the big story is antagonism within the PLO, which is supposed to be leading Palestinians to peace. By Amira Hass | … Continue reading

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‘Legend of Zelda’ remake for the Oculus Rift lets you become Link

The Legend of Zelda series may have gone 3D many years ago, but an enterprising Oculus Rift developer is taking things a step further by recreating the original, NES Legend of Zelda game in a virtual reality world. The combination … Continue reading

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Experience life as an England rugby player with an Oculus Rift, nine GoPros and zero bruises

The Oculus Rift's impact on gaming is obvious, but it's not hard to imagine how the virtual reality headset could change how we consume home entertainment as a whole. UK mobile network O2 and the England rugby team know … … Continue reading

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EverQuest Next could be the first MMORPG to support the Oculus Rift

Since the release of the Oculus Rift development kit, many major game developers have been experimenting with virtual reality in their labs. Now, another one of them has come forward in support of the technology: Sony Online Entertainment, the company … Continue reading

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