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Supercharged second-gen Oculus Rift developer kit revealed, open for preorders

Forget Sony's Project Morpheus, the original consumer VR forerunner has a few new tricks up its virtual sleeve.

on pcworld.com

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Move over Morpheus: Microsoft reportedly developing Xbox VR headset

The battle for fooling your eyeballs continues.

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Nintendo nostalgia takes a turn at Game Developers Conference

“The History of Nintendo” exhibit at GDC featured some of the company’s biggest milestones, including the Nintendo Entertainment System from 1985, and a mini arcade with classics like Donkey Kong, Tetris and Pac-Man.

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Meet the Project Morpheus VR headset, the PlayStation 4's answer to Oculus Rift

The rumors were true: Sony is bringing a virtual reality headset to the PlayStation 4. And it works even if you wear glasses.

Google and Viacom settle YouTube suit long after it stopped mattering

The search giant and the media titan totally get along now.

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Hands-on preview: Survive the civilian horrors of war in This War of Mine

This War of Mine is a war game, but Call of Duty it ain't.

on pcworld.com

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Xbox chief Whitten leaves for Sonos

Having successfully launched the Xbox One, Marc Whitten joins Sonos as chief product officer.

on pcworld.com

Walmart gets back into buying and selling used video games

After a brief attempt at video game trade-ins four years ago, Walmart is getting back in the game.

Amazon's streaming stick will reportedly stream games too

Amazon is rumored to be prepping a streaming stick that streams not only video like the Roku's HDMI stick, but also top-tier games like OnLive.

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Does Veronica Mars success show movie theaters aren't doomed?

Veronica Mars made $2 million at the box office despite being available on home video, with videos delivered to its most devoted Kickstarter backers. So maybe home video and movie theaters can coexist?

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Google Play Games gets gifts, iOS-Android multiplayer

Google looks beyond Android to make its gaming services more popular.

on greenbot.com

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Warner Bros offers refunds for Veronica Mars Kickstarter backers that hate Ultraviolet

Instead of using Ultraviolet, backers can buy though iTunes or Amazon and get a full rebate.

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Popcorn Time returns under new management

Popcorn Time, the "Netflix for pirates," is back after the original team gave up on the project, presumably due to legal pressures.

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Report: Google thwarted Motorola's attempts to build the ultimate Google phone

The Google-Motorola marriage wasn't exactly a match made in Heaven, a new report suggests.

on greenbot.com

VR, gesture-control tech superpowers join forces to create the Immersive Tech Alliance

The Oculus Rift may soon have some more friends: The Stereoscopic 3D Gaming Alliance rebrands itself and expands its focus to include hot gaming technologies such as gesture control and virtual reality.