Oculus has made its standalone mobile virtual reality headset available. Battery life is set around 2 hours for playing games, and about 2.5 hours when you're streaming media and video content. That also means that all of the Gear VR's Oculus app and VR experience catalog will work with Oculus Go from day one. And while this headset does not have tracked controllers, Oculus has done a lot to create software that understands how to translate some lateral hand movements from a fixed elbow position so the interactions you get here feel deeper. But it stands out because it does not require a separate computer - a smartphone locked into the device or a PC to tether to - to operate. Who's picking one up, and which model are you going with? In the course of showing it to a friend, that was enough time for him to decide that maybe he didn't want to try that app that much after all.
The Oculus Go, which the company was billed by Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg as "the easiest way to get into VR", was launched at Facebook's F8 in San Jose, California.
All right, so what's so special about this headset?
Facebook is also adding a Watch Party feature, which means you can watch and comment on videos in realtime with your friends. It will work for both individuals and groups - and, you won't need to stop scrolling through your feed to have a video call.
Dhoni made as many four changes in the playing eleven, bringing in du Plessis, Karn Sharma, Ngidi and young Kerala pacer KM Asif . But the mood in the Chennai camp is so relaxed that they even seem to have a laugh at someone's mistake too.
According to Nexstar'sTobin McDuff, who is reporting from the draft, the fans were happy to welcome Leighton Vander Esch to town. He can play outside linebacker and defensive end so he is another versatile player for Rod Marinelli to utilize.
Sheryl Cole promised to Williams that he'd be treated the way her late husband would've treated him: "with dignity and respect". He was a member of the police force for 13 years and will be laid to rest on Monday at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited on 12/30/2017 reported its EPS as $0.69 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.71. The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( NYSE : BABA ) has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, August 12 by JP Morgan.
After such a tiresome first half performance from Swansea , in the final moments of the game the Swans began to fight. The Blues are two points behind fourth place Spurs, who've played one less than Chelsea .
An unnamed Taiwanese official told Reuters that China had won the country over with a $3.1 bn package of incentives and loans. Beijing announced on Tuesday morning that it would exchange ambassadors with the Dominican Republic "as soon as practicable".
The retrial in April 2018 revealed the allegation that Cosby had paid Ms Constand £2.4million in a 2006 civil settlement. During her testimony, Lotte-Lublin said she spoke to Cosby directly at times. "I feel like I have to pinch myself".
Facebook wants to set you up on a date
To get to the dating feature, you'll simply tap the heart icon in the top right corner of your Facebook profile. Shares of Match Group Inc , the owner of popular dating app Tinder , plunged 18 percent after the news.
Are Analysts Bearish Ricardo plc (LON:RCDO) After Last Week?
Royal Bank of Canada upgraded shares of easyJet (LON:EZJ) to an outperform rating in a research report released on Friday morning. GBG is touching GBX 487.445 during the last trading session, after decreased 1.53%.GB Group plc has volume of 160,042 shares.
Juve pip Inter with late goals
Juve failed to impress as they played with a one-man advantage for more than one hour but did take the lead through Douglas Costa on 13 minutes when he drilled a low shot into the bottom corner.
Plenty of sunshine and warmer weather expected
Next weekend may turn out pretty nice with partly cloudy skies and highs in the mid to upper 60s, which is generally seasonal. High pressure will clear the sky and bump up the temperature a bit this week after a cool, grey and damp weekend.
Sajid Javid appointed Home Secretary to replace Amber Rudd
Mr Javid, a former investment banker and MP for Bromsgrove since 2010, has been communities secretary for about 18 months. Rudd told lawmakers last week that there were no targets for the removal of people deemed to be in the country illegally.
Rotten fruit causes Melbourne university evacuation
It was after a foul spell spread across the library on campus that a fire brigade was sent out an alert stating a chemical hazard. In 2014, patients and staff from a Melbourne hospital were evacuated amid concerns there was a gas leak at one of the wards.
Prescription Drug Take Back Day
In Michigan, residents also can anonymously surrender their prescription drugs year-round at any MSP post, from 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. She is a former nurse and said she knows how risky it can be if prescription drugs are disposed of properly.