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Facebook’s $2 Billion Bet On Oculus Rift Could Take Years To Bear Fruit – Forbes

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Facebook's $2 Billion Bet On Oculus Rift Could Take Years To Bear Fruit
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With its $2 billion purchase of Oculus Rift, Facebook has made its second bold acquisition of a rising technology star, little more than a month after its $19 billion mega deal with WhatsApp. This time it's not the price tag surprising everyone, but

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Minecraft creator says he’s canceled talks for Oculus Rift version because … – The Next Web

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If you were getting excited about playing Minecraft in virtual reality, you're going to have to wait a bit longer. The game's creator Markus Persson just revealed on Twitter that he has canceled any possible deal for an Oculus Rift version now that

Facebook buying Oculus VR for $2 billion – The Verge

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Facebook buying Oculus VR for $2 billion
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Facebook plans to purchase Oculus VR, maker of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, for $2 billion. The deal is comprised of $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of Facebook stock. Facebook announced its surprise purchase via a blog post.

Facebook buys Oculus Rift company in a massive deal worth an estimated $2 … – GameSpot

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Social network Behemoth Facebook has acquired Oculus Rift developer Oculus VR in a massive deal worth an estimated $2 billion. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced the news today on, you guessed it, Facebook. You can read his full note …

Oculus Rift bought by Facebook for $2 billion – VG247

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Oculus Rift bought by Facebook for $2 billion
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Oculus Rift has a new owner, with social network Facebook unexpectedly agreeing to splash out a cool $2 billion on the virtual reality headset manufacturer. oculus_rift. Facebook won't plonk down cash for the relatively young company, instead planning

Facebook and Oculus Rift: game developers react – The Guardian

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Facebook and Oculus Rift: game developers react
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Yes, reactions to Facebook's $2bn purchase of Oculus VR, creator of the Oculus Rift headset, have been… varied. On Tuesday night, while business analysts were carefully sifting through Mark Zuckerberg's announcement, attempting to understand his 

‘Minecraft’ creator cancels Oculus Rift version following Facebook acquisition – The Verge

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'Minecraft' creator cancels Oculus Rift version following Facebook acquisition
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Minecraft creator Markus Persson has revealed that an Oculus Rift version of the game was potentially in the works, but following the sudden news that Facebook has acquired Oculus VR for $2 billion, that's no longer the case. "I just cancelled that