Jul 12 2017
At this point, there are more than 500 titles available on Rift. Oculus Touch controllers saw a similar price drop at the time, which brought the price for a full bundle to $599.
Oculus hasn't disclosed sales for the Rift but research firm IDC estimates the device has sold about 520,000 units world-wide to date, compared with 770,000 of HTC's Vive headsets and 1.6 million PlayStation VR headsets. Part of an Oculus Rift Summer Sale the pack comes with a Headset, Touch Controllers, Two Sensors, Remote, and Xbox One Wireless Controller.
Of course, some VR skeptics will take this move as a signal that Oculus is desperately reaching for a quick solution to boost sales on a device that still hasn't cracked the mainstream in terms of widespread popularity.
Oculus is temporarily cutting down the price of Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to match cheaper rivals like the PlayStation VR.
Before this year the Oculus cut its price.
Destiny 2: Limited Edition White PS4 Pro Bundle Revealed, Preorders Open Today
If you are a true gamer and a fan of " Destiny " who hasn't yet upgraded to a PS4 Pro , this might be a great deal for you. The glacier white PlayStation 4 Pro will make its debut alongside Destiny 2 on September 6 , Sony has announced .
Joey Chestnut Wins 10th Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, Sets New Record
Record-setting eaters are gearing up to gobble at the renowned Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest in NY . Geoffrey Esper was gaining ground on Stonie by that point, and he was only one down on him with 3:30 to go.
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Last year, WhatsApp introduced new strong, italic and strikethrough textual styles alongside fixedsys monospace text style too. When you tap on the crescent moon icon, the feature will be activated and the photo taken will be brighter than earlier.
"Now is a good time for us to drive that next tranche of users into the hardware".
The pace of game releases has quickened, making a wider appeal possible, Rubin said: "We're now in a space where the mass market can be much happier".
If there's a magical price for selling game consoles, it's somewhere south of $400.
The HTC Vive was available for only $749.99, and it came with the two controllers, the headset, two lighthouses, an HTC software bundle pack, a free copy of Star Trek: Bridge Crew and a $50 Steam gift card.
"Summer of Rift is all about celebrating the VR community and encouraging new people to get in the game", the company said in its announcement. You can pick up the pair of them for just $399/£399. Earlier this year, Facebook closed hundreds of its Oculus VR pop-up shops in Best Buys after some stores went days without a single demo.
Jul 12 2017
Sleep Disruption Increases Alzheimer's Risk
Scientists found interrupted slumber raises levels of toxic proteins in our bodies that are tell-tale signs of the incurable disease.
Jul 11 2017
NSE glitch: Investors continue to face issues
Secondly, the system was expected to be rectified quickly and shifting BCP site would have taken longer time. The Finance Ministry has sought a report from SEBI on this issue. "NSE deeply apologises for the glitch".
Jul 10 2017
G-20 Tensions Simmer Over US Tariff Plan on Steel
The Germans are waiting to hear from President Donald Trump during the G20 summit, which begins on Friday in Hamburg , Germany. When it comes to trade policy, it's easy to shout "America first", but hard to define exactly what you mean by "America".
Jul 10 2017
United Kingdom hospital seeks court hearing on new Charlie Gard evidence
GOSH said its view of treatment, however, had not changed - but that it believed it was right to seek the view of the High Court. Speaking outside Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) on Sunday, his parents said: "He's our son, he's our flesh and blood".
Jul 10 2017
Blow to Froome as Thomas crashes out of Tour
Slovakian Juraj Sagan, Italian Matteo Trentin and Australian Mark Renshaw also finished outside the time limit. Bardet is up to third overall, 51 seconds down, four seconds ahead of former Team-Sky man Uran.
Jul 08 2017
Manchester bomber didn't act alone; more arrests likely, say police
A home is now being searched as part of the investigation and the suspect is being quizzed by police. He said: "We don't have evidence of a large network".
Jul 05 2017
English clubs vying for Sevilla captain Iborra
Iborra has always shown an exemplary behavior and has earned the unanimous love and respect of all Sevillians. Vicente Iborra has spent the last four years with Sevilla since joining from Levante in 2013.
Jul 04 2017
Nitish Kumar denies rumours of tension in the Mahagathbandhan
The Congress should start work on an agenda only after the approval from other opposition parties, he said. Kumar was emphatic that his party had been following the coalition dharma and would always follow it.
Jul 03 2017
Palace insists on 'non-adversarial' resolution of disputes with China
The 12-mile line is the internationally recognized distance that separates the shores of a sovereign nation from global waters. So by sailing within that distance of Triton, the Stethem dismissed China's claim to both the island and the waters around it.
Jul 03 2017
Stephen Colbert has some things to say about Trump's latest tweets
I think turning them away from your hotel during the middle of winter is literally the story of Christmas. But those analysts also have been largely critical of Trump.
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