Oculus Go headset to be built by Xiaomi

Oculus has announced that their upcoming Oculus Go headset will be manufacturer by Xiaomi as part of a partnership.

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Oculus introduces their first standalone headset, Oculus Go

Oculus made a few announcements at their developer conference, Oculus Connect including their first standalone headset, Oculus Go, updates to their Santa Cruz prototype and more.

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Facebook’s AI assistant M is now available in Canada, Australia, South Africa and the UK

There’s no doubt that the future is all about AI (artificial¬†intelligence) and machine learning. Every tech company from Google, Amazon to even Facebook is getting on the AI trend.

Facebook first launched their AI assistant called M to users in the US back in April, now it’s expanding it to users in Canada, Australia, South Africa and the UK.

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F8 2017 Day One: Everything you need to know

The first day of Facebook’s annual developer conference, F8, had a few announcements which were about augmented reality, VR, Messenger bots and more.

And in case you missed the Day One keynote, here it is:

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Oculus owes $500 million to ZeniMax

A jury has awarded a combined total of $500 million in damages to ZeniMax Media.

While the jury for the case said that Oculus did not misappropriate trade secrets from ZeniMax, they did say that Oculus co-founder, Palmer Luckey was in violation of a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) that he signed with the company back in 2012.

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Hugo Barra is joining Facebook, as their VP of VR

Just days after Hugo Barra announced that he was leaving Xiaomi after almost four years, we now know where Barra is headed next.

In a Facebook post, Mark Zuckerberg announced that Hugo Barra would be joining Facebook to help lead their virtual reality efforts, including the Oculus team.

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Happy 4th Birthday, Google+

It has been four years since Google first introduced their own social network, Google+. When it first launched, it was invite-only (I was one of the lucky ones who got to be apart of the invite-only beta) then it eventually became necessary to have a Google+ account if you used any of Google’s services.

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