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Flush with Facebook cash, Oculus is going after VR games

Oculus is using its newfound wealth to assemble a gaming dream team and ensure that the Rift will have plenty of software support when it launches.

World Tech Update, June 12, 2014

Coming up on WTU this week Samsung debuts a new tablet, Sony and Microsoft battle for console supremacy and Pepper the robot helps out shoppers. Follow reporter Nick Barber on Twitter @nickjb

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Oculus vs. Morpheus at E3 2014: Is virtual reality ready for prime time?

Sony and Oculus had their virtual reality prototypes at E3. Here’s a look at how they compare.

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The games that weren't: 15 highly conspicuous E3 no-shows

From Half-Life 3 to The Last Guardian, everyone's drooling to see these 15 high-profile games -- and everyone's going home disappointed.

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E3 2014: Hellraid's savage, meaty combat surpasses Skyrim's swordplay

Don't let the generic name turn you off: Hellraid resembles nothing more than a weightier, more violent version of Skyrim's fantasy-themed combat

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E3 2014: City-building meets castle-crashing in Stronghold: Crusader 2

You build castles and attack castles in Stronghold: Crusader 2—and shoot diseased lion corpses to spread illness among your foes.

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Crushing tanks! A full-size Batmobile! Life-sized monsters! The craziest sights of E3 2014

We hit the show floor at E3 2014, looking for unusual sights and sounds at the annual gaming expo. And we weren't disappointed.

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6 E3 'Day Zero' revelations guaranteed to make PC gamers smile

A deluge of computer-focused announcements at E3 promise that PC gaming will enjoy more of the limelight than ever before.

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New Doom game inbound: Check out the dark and scary first trailer

Doom is being rebooted, and its hellish first trailer will have your trigger finger itching for a BFG.

Sony mixes hardware, game announcements at E3 2014

Contrasting sharply with Microsoft's game title heavy Xbox briefing, Sony kicked off its presentation with a new glacier white PlayStation 4 bundle which will be available in September.

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Sony's cute little PlayStation TV microconsole is coming to the U.S. for $99

It may be called PlayStation TV, but this itty-bitty console is all about playing games.

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Gamers to Microsoft: We don't need no stinking ecosystem in our living room

While customers have bought into the increasingly blurred lines between the desktop, tablet, and mobile, Microsoft and its Xbox One console have quickly learned that the living room can be much more unforgiving.