Facebook buyout ended Oculus and Valve's Cooperation

Posted in Hardware on 20th Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

Previously Valve had said that it didnt intend to release a VR product, and would be support Oculus itself. Smiths story suggests that the buyout turned this situation around.

HTC and Valve reveal a virtual reality headset at the MWC summit

Posted in Games on 2nd Mar, 2015
by Alex Muller

The HTC Vive will be paired with wireless controllers and tracking technology to let wearers explore computer generated environments by walking round their rooms.

Valves virtual-reality mastermind joins Facebooks Oculus VR

Posted in Software on 31st Mar, 2014
by Alex Muller

Facebook acquires Oculus. Oculus acquires Michael Abrash. Its the circle of virtual life.

Valve's VR prototype is 'lightyears ahead' of Oculus Rift dev kit

Posted in Hardware on 1st Mar, 2014
by Alex Muller

Virtual reality has the potential to completely revolutionize entertainment as we know it.

CEO Gabe Newell explains why Valve created Steam Machines

Posted in Hardware on 10th Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

The Valve CEO is the face of one of the greatest threats Microsoft is facing to its Windows PC business.