His company's Oculus headsets that send people into artificial worlds are too expensive and confining to appeal to the masses. The Oculus Go headset is supposed to be very light and will have a high-resolution LCD screen, along with lenses that are supposed to offer owners "a wide field of view with significantly reduced glare". Virtual reality has shaken the industry and is starting to bleed over into others with its accessibility and technological advancements. First is a permanent price cut to $400 for the Rift.
"This is a great opportunity-not only for businesses, but for the long-term viability of VR".
Remember that you'll need a decent-spec PC to run any VR - if you don't have one, keep an eye on gaming PC deals - any high-end rig will run VR well, though some specifically advertise themselves as "VR-ready" now to show they meet the required specs for Vive and Oculus.
Oculus Go will also come with integrated speakers but it will stil have a 3.5 mm headphone jack. And if you've never experienced VR, the Oculus Go looks like it'll be a good place to start.
Nonetheless, the Pacific virtual reality headset will be up for grabs for only $200. This means that the Go will have a sizable library of VR titles out of the gate, and existing Gear VR owners will get to use most (if not all) titles created for the Go. "Opening up more of those experiences to more of us - that's not isolating, that's freeing".
Reviewing the Insider Trends for Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 153,546 shares of the company's stock, valued at $14,235,249.66. It improved, as 51 investors sold ALK shares while 150 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 168 raised stakes.
Former Google executive Hugo Barra now oversees Facebook's VR operations.
Then theres a new VR headset the Oculus Go and finally, an update on the Santa Cruz prototype. This helps support Rift-like immersive content in an untethered environment, as reported by oculus.com.
Well, it doesn't. Collaboration tools are most often found online or on business networks, there are few examples - if any - of VR being used on mass scales for learning, and the only real "discovery" in play is discovering how cool some VR apps are.
According to Gartner, some 16m VR headsets were shipped worldwide in 2016, a number that is tipped to reach 22m in 2017.
The company is also promising to make improvements to avatars themselves. Blade Runner 2049 series' second installment will be released, while Echo Arena will get more gameplay modes as Echo Combat was also announced.
The company offered a sneak peek into Oculus Venues, a new experience coming next year that lets people watch live concerts, sports, and movie premieres with thousands of other people around the world. Oculus and Samsung Electronics Co already sell a device, named Gear VR, that when paired with certain Samsung phones is similar to Oculus Go.
Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 21.91% and performed 25.46% over the last six months. The average Wall Street analyst rating for Nutanix, Inc .is Strong Buy, according to the average of 16 analyst scores.
The score helps determine if a company's stock is valuable or not. (NYSE:CCI) stake by 116,000 shares and now owns 152,300 shares. Analysts have a consensus recommendation of 2.30 based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
The tenure of the Gujarat Assembly term ends on January 22, 2018, while Himachal's House ends on January 7, 2018. When AK Jyoti was asked if Gujarat election will be held in two phases, he said that it was yet to be decided.
Chelsea lost 1-0 to title rivals Manchester City in their last Premier League game before the global break. And here is what the Liverpool legend came up with - and he gave his explanation on each selection.
If we look at the Volatility of Oracle Corporation (ORCL ), Week Volatility is 0.94%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.28%. This number is based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy recommendation while 5 represents a Strong Sell.
Maxim Group reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of Gilead Sciences in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. The Texas-based King Luther Cap Corporation has invested 0.05% in Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (NASDAQ:ACHC).
Sell-side analysts that regularly cover the stock have offered price targets and recommendations on ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). Further, company shares have been recently trading -7.30% away from the 52 week high and 22.10% away from the 52 week low.
The Kindle Oasis is available for pre-order online now at JB Hi-Fi and Officeworks for $389AUD and the 32GB device for AUD$529. The 32GB version will also be available with a 3G connection for [$280], which can be used within more than 100 countries.
(NYSE:M) and BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)
Stock market analysts and brokers have recently amended their target prices on shares of BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY ). The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.01) by $0.06.
Weird dwarf planet has one very Saturn-like feature
Haumea is twice as long, maybe longer, in one direction as it is in the other, giving it an appearance sort of like a river rock. Interestingly, the many oddities that make Haumea such a unusual dwarf planet might be related .
Oculus talks new $199 self contained VR
As the name suggests, the device will run independently of a PC, phone, etc., and will be dependent entirely on its own hardware. The overall experience is supposed to be familiar to the Gear VR too, allowing users to spin around but not move freely.
Gucci vows to go fur-free in 2018
Simone Pavesi, manager of animal free fashion for LAV, said: "Gucci's decision will radically change the future of fashion". Products, like Gucci's fur-lined loafers, will be replaced with products made of faux-fur, wool, and new fabrics.
Active Volume Stock: Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)
Mizuho set a $2.00 price objective on Rite Aid Corporation and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Saturday. OxFORD Asset Management LLP purchased a new position in Rite Aid Corporation in the 2nd quarter valued at about $14,659,000.
Will Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Run Out of Steam Soon?
Nichols And Pratt Advisers Ltd Liability Partnership Ma has invested 0.32% of its portfolio in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT). It worsened, as 69 investors sold ABT shares while 545 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 34 raised stakes.
Q2 Sentiment Las Vegas Sands Corp (NYSE:LVS)
Insider Trading Activity for Las Vegas Sands Corp . (NYSE:LVS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. Northern Cross Llc holds 30.58% of its portfolio in Las Vegas Sands Corp. for 37.14 million shares. (NYSE:LVS) or 3,178 shares.