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Eyes-on: Oculus Rift's position-tracking Dev Kit 2 VR headset blows the first Dev Kit away

We have hands-on impressions of Oculus's Dev Kit 2, if anyone still wants to read them. Also, EVE: Valkyrie news inside.

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Gamers have plenty to be fired up about with Fire TV's games lineup

So you bought an Amazon Fire TV. Now what games can you buy? Some pretty big ones, it turns out.

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Goat Simulator review: Goat + physics sandbox = dumb fun

Goat Simulator is real dumb, but real fun.

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Xbox One update brings DVR functionality to SmartGlass

Microsoft's second-screen technology receives an update to allow DVR compatibility and some minor game improvements.

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Pokemon invade Google Maps for April Fools

Google is showing off a Pokemon augmented reality game in its latest April Fool's Day prank.

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Oculus VR's John Carmack takes to the Internet, defends deal with Facebook

Was it only a matter of time before a large company scooped up Oculus VR? According to the company's CTO, the answer is yes.

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Missing Pieces: Oculus overload, Titanfall cheater island, and COD meets Ahnold

Predators, burning goats, and Wimbledon--this is all the gaming news that's fit to print in a round-up for the week of March 24.

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What Facebook's Oculus Rift buy means for PC gamers

Oculus Rift's $2 billion sellout could mean some very good things for PC gaming, or very bad things for VR aficionados.

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Jerks on Xbox One now face warnings and penalties

Repeat offenders could find it harder to play online.

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Shining light on virtual reality: Busting the 5 most inaccurate Oculus Rift myths

Do believe the hype, but don't believe the rumors. A lot of the myths swirling around the Oculus Rift VR headset are pure hogwash.

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Oculus Pissed? Here are 6 Facebook-free virtual reality alternatives

There's plenty of interest in VR from other companies, but no solid options yet.

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Why Facebook thinks Oculus is worth $2 billion

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg sees virtual reality as the next major computing platform.

Facebook’s Oculus buy is a bet on the future of computing

Why would a social network buy a virtual reality headset manufacturer? Because VR is the next big platform.

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Nvidia Shield update adds anywhere, everywhere PC game streaming

The addition of Remote Gamestream technology means you can stream games from your PC to your Shield no matter where you are.

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RealMyst: Masterpiece Edition review: The same Myst you know and love, but prettier

Meet the new Myst, a lot like the old Myst - but with vastly improved graphics. Does the classic stand up to the test of time?

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