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March 2017

Microsoft says there are 150 HoloLens apps

Microsoft's HoloLens started shipping one year ago today, and the tech giant is touting the progress it's made over the last 12 months.The company said Thursday that software developers have created 150 apps exclusively for the HoloLens, its headset that overlays digital images over what a wearer already sees.The genre is known as "mixed…
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Oculus cofounder leaves Facebook amid legal firestorm

Palmer Luckey, after years of being a prominent face at Facebook and the figurehead of Oculus, is leaving the company.ZeniMax brought suit against both Facebook and Luckey for theft of intellectual property and disseminating a false origin story for the Rift as entirely Luckey’s invention — the Oculus, ZeniMax claimed, was based on its…
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Facebook Opens 360 Live Streaming Video To All

We saw the first hint of 360 live streaming back in December when Facebook partnered up with NatGeo to launch Live 360 from the Mars Desert Research Station facility in Utah.As long as you have the right cameras to capture 360 video, the process can be relatively easy for those already familiar with live streaming on the platform.So it came as a…
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