When you can play Oculus Rift apps from the HTC Viveport

Oculus Rift app developers can soon make their games or tools available on the HTC Vieport and gain revenue through its subscription-based system.

Google and LG bring the future of VR closer by co-developing 18MP OLED display

Google and LG have a common goal, working together on a crazy sharp VR OLED display with a record-breaking 1443 ppi count and 120 x 96 field of view.

Expired certificate bricked Oculus Rift headsets worldwide, but all’s fixed now

It didn’t take long for the Oculus Rift to recover from a critical Runtime Service error, but the embarrassment of forgetting to renew a security certificate remains.

Facebook Spaces app spreads to HTC Vive

The app is not on the Viveport platform, so it’s really Facebook’s way of extracting something from a potential expansion of its VR user base.

There’s still time to bring the Oculus Rift home for the holidays at a discounted price

Not as crazy affordable as last month, the standard Oculus Rift bundle, including controllers and sensors, fetches $379 instead of $399 for Christmas.

TPCAST debuts wireless adapter for Oculus Rift in North America

The Rift and a good PC are as affordable as they have ever been, but if a wireless experience is what you want, TPCAST hopes you’ll spend a bit more.

Oculus Rift gets temporary price cut to $349, six free VR experiences included

We’ve started losing count of all the recent Oculus Rift discounts, although the newest one is only good for a “limited time.”

Self-contained Oculus Go costs $199 as Rift drops to $399

The Oculus Go is set at a level that’s not going to blow anyone’s socks off, but there is a hope that the next billion people will get into VR.

HTC Vive finally takes a page from Oculus Rift with permanent $200 discount of its own

Although it’s still not what we’d call affordable, the $599 HTC Vive VR headset (down from $799) can again hope to hold off the Oculus Rift.

Currently available for $399, the Oculus Rift + Touch bundle will soon go up to $499, not $599

It’s unusual for a company like Oculus to announce an upcoming price hike, but technically, the Rift and Touch will still be available for less than before.

Oculus might be just months away from unveiling a $200 standalone version of the Rift

After heavily discounting its PC-tethered Rift VR headset, Oculus is reportedly extremely close to launching a low-cost independent product.

Virtual reality gets cheap(er), as Oculus Rift + Touch combo price drops from $598 to $399

Already more affordable than the HTC Vive, the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset matches the PlayStation VR for a limited time, at $399, Touch included.

ZeniMax wants to double the damages from Oculus and get a Rift sales ban

Barring a sales ban, ZeniMax also wants to receive 20 percent of all Rift sales Oculus makes in the next ten years. And this is after it won its lawsuit.

Samsung sued by ZeniMax, the VR company that won against Oculus

ZeniMax claims that Oculus used its technology in violation of an agreement to launch its Rift VR headset. Samsung partnered with Oculus for the Gear VR.

Google acquires popular Job Simulator and Rick and Morty VR developer

Owlchemy Labs, a relatively small video game studio behind such successful VR titles as Job Simulator and Rick and Morty, is now a Google subsidiary.

Szechuan sauce with your VR? ‘Rick and Morty’ on Vive, Oculus April 20

It’s gonna be called “Virtual Rick-ality” and the first thing you’ll wanna touch is the Plumbus. Not sure if the latest bit about Szechuan sauce is in.

Oculus co-founder and Rift inventor Palmer Luckey quietly exits Facebook

Palmer Luckey abruptly shot to fame by creating Oculus and the Rift headset, then agreeing to a Facebook acquisition, but now he’s out of the company.

HTC Vive won’t follow on from Oculus Rift price cut

The Oculus Rift headset and Touch controller are both $100 off from this point on and a complete system now costs $598 compared to the Vive’s $799.

The hot (and not so hot) news stories from Pocketnow in 2016

Microsoft and Google? Not so hot. Virtual reality and you? Very hot. The stories and narrative arcs of mobile technology in 2016.

No HTC Vive 2 for you at CES 2017, company officials confirm

It sounds like you’ll have to wait a while longer for that game-changing HTC Vive 2 VR headset, which is definitely not launching at CES 2017.

Oculus acquires Danish startup The Eye Tribe to improve VR headset eye-tracking

Future generations of the Oculus Rift VR headset may come with greatly enhanced eye-tracking capabilities, courtesy of Danish startup The Eye Tribe.

Samsung, Google, HTC, Oculus, Sony and Acer join hands to form Global Virtual Reality Association

The Global Virtual Reality Association is a newly constituted non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the growth of the VR industry as a whole.

Microsoft fully previews ’12 Days of Deals’ on Surface Pro 4, VR headsets, and more

The Surface Pro 4, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and “select” Windows 10 tablets headline Microsoft’s 2016 list of US Christmas deals.

Amazon’s best Black Friday deal of the day is a $999 Oculus-ready PC and Rift bundle

VR enthusiasts, rejoice – Amazon sells a complete Oculus Rift headset and CyberPowerPC gaming desktop bundle for $300 off list today only.

Oculus Touch, Earphones on pre-orders from Amazon, Microsoft Store

The earphones are $49 and the Oculus Touch controllers are $199 per pair. And you’ll have to wait until December 6 to get them shipped.