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Magic Leap Shows Prototype Headset Progress Since 2014

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At a sponsored GDC 2018 session, the still mysterious augmented reality company Magic Leap has revealed how their prototype hardware has evolved from 2014 to present day. ” Magic Leap “The Bench” Prototype from 2014 – Photo: Road to VR. Microphone input. 6DOF hand controller (Totem) tracking.

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Amanda Watson On The Carnegie Mellon Oculus Booth Incident Of 2014

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This letter was written "as an apology I never sent" to Carnegie Mellon University for an incident that happened in her final year there in 2014. In early 2024, Watson released CitraVR on Github. To Whom It May Concern, I know this probably comes to you a little late.

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Meteorite that hit Earth in 2014 confirmed to be from outside our solar system

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military has confirmed, years after the impact, that a meteorite that hit earth in 2014 was interstellar in origin. The meteorite's 2014 impact predates 2017's Oumuamua , which some believed to be extraterrestrial in origin. It is believed to be the first known object to travel to earth from outside our solar system.

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RIP Pepper the Robot (2014-2020)

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Japanese telecom giant SoftBank halted production of Pepper the robot in August of 2020, according to a new report from Reuters. And it seems unlikely that new ones will ever roll off the manufacturing line. Read more.

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Game Industry Job Postings Are Decreasing, But VR Jobs Are Up 400% Since 2014

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The number of jobs posted for game developers has declined 65 percent since 2014, according to an analysis by the job search site Indeed. Searches for game designer jobs has remained relatively constant since 2014. And after a decline in 2014, job growth for esports has steadily increased, up 40 percent overall.

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Oculus Founder Reacts to Horizon OS News: “Hopefully it isn’t too late”

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What eventually became the ‘Quest’ headset and ‘Horizon OS’ platform from Meta started when the company bought a VR startup called Oculus back in 2014. Here’s a quick primer for those of you who are newer to XR industry.

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Oculus Chief Scientist VR Industry Predictions: From 2014 to.

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Oculus Chief Scientist VR Industry Predictions: From 2014 to Now It may only be two years old, but Oculus’ Connect developer conference has already established some cherished traditions.