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Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey parts ways with Facebook - Neowin;

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey parts ways with Facebook - Neowin

NeowinOculus co-founder Palmer Luckey parts ways with FacebookNeowinOculus co-founder Palmer Luckey, the primary inventor of the Oculus Rift headset and its first prototypes, is leaving the company three years after selling to Facebook. In an official statement, Facebook said: “Palmer will be dearly missed. Palmer's ...and more »

Palmer Luckey's Departure From Oculus Highlights Raised Stakes For VR - UploadVR;

Palmer Luckey's Departure From Oculus Highlights Raised Stakes For VR - UploadVR

UploadVRPalmer Luckey's Departure From Oculus Highlights Raised Stakes For VRUploadVRThe above tweet comes from May 17, 2012, almost five years ago now, with John Carmack showing off the early prototype of the Rift he received from Palmer Luckey. This tweet helps mark the beginning of a journey that drove interest in VR to include ...and more »

Oculus co-founder and Rift creator Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook following controversy, lawsuit - Financial Post;

Oculus co-founder and Rift creator Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook following controversy, lawsuit - Financial Post

Financial PostOculus co-founder and Rift creator Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook following controversy, lawsuitFinancial PostPaul Morris / Bloomberg NewsPalmer Luckey, co-founder of Oculus VR Inc. and creator of the Oculus Rift. Twitter · Google+ · LinkedIn · Email · Typo? More. Comments · Tumblr · Pinterest · Reddit · Digg · FarkIt · StumbleUpon. Oculus co-founder Palmer ...and more »

Oculus Rift founder Palmer Luckey parts with Facebook after rocky tenure - Digital Trends;

Oculus Rift founder Palmer Luckey parts with Facebook after rocky tenure - Digital Trends

Digital TrendsOculus Rift founder Palmer Luckey parts with Facebook after rocky tenureDigital TrendsOne of the central figures in the now burgeoning field of virtual reality, Palmer Luckey, has decided to part with his new employer, Facebook, after just one year. Like any good tech entrepreneur, Luckey pieced together the first Oculus Rift headsets ...and more »

Oculus co-founder leaves Facebook - New Zealand Herald

Oculus co-founder leaves FacebookNew Zealand HeraldPalmer Luckey, the co-founder of Facebook's Oculus virtual-reality business, is leaving the company. Facebook didn't give a reason for Luckey's departure. His last day is Friday. Luckey, who is 24, is leaving Facebook in the heels of controversies ...and more »

Palmer Luckey, the Long Beach kid who helped create Oculus, is exiting company that made him a fortune - OCRegister;

Palmer Luckey, the Long Beach kid who helped create Oculus, is exiting company that made him a fortune - OCRegister

OCRegisterPalmer Luckey, the Long Beach kid who helped create Oculus, is exiting company that made him a fortuneOCRegisterOculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook, the company that made the startup founder a billionaire. No reason has been given for Luckey's departure. This is his last week at Oculus, according to the company. “Palmer will be dearly missed,” ...and more »

Has Mark Zuckerberg's $2 Billion Bet on Oculus Paid Off? - Inc.com;

Has Mark Zuckerberg's $2 Billion Bet on Oculus Paid Off? - Inc.com

Inc.comHas Mark Zuckerberg's $2 Billion Bet on Oculus Paid Off?Inc.comIt already cost him an extra $500 million after a jury found Oculus guilty of patent infringement. By Alex Heath. Business Insider,. By Sam Shead. Business Insider. WRITE A COMMENT. This image is hidden. Click to adjust visibility. Add Image. CREDIT ...and more »

Facebook And Oculus Rift, Exactly What Is Going On? - SnapMunk;

Facebook And Oculus Rift, Exactly What Is Going On? - SnapMunk

SnapMunkFacebook And Oculus Rift, Exactly What Is Going On?SnapMunkA look at the slow decline of the Oculus Rift from its debut in 2012 to the recent lawsuit and the departure of co-founder Palmer Luckey. Michael Chindamo March 31, 2017 • 4 min read. Sometimes, what could be major business news gets pushed down by ...and more »

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook. Here's what he could do next - CNBC;

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook. Here's what he could do next - CNBC

CNBCOculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook. Here's what he could do nextCNBCPalmer Luckey's departure Thursday from Facebook and Oculus, the virtual reality company he co-founded in 2012, was sudden, but not entirely unexpected. With the exception of his appearance in a Dallas, TX courtroom in January, he has been largely ...and more »

Reality bites as Oculus Rift inventor moves on from Facebook - Irish Times;

Reality bites as Oculus Rift inventor moves on from Facebook - Irish Times

Irish TimesReality bites as Oculus Rift inventor moves on from FacebookIrish TimesThe fresh face of virtual reality, Palmer Luckey, the man behind the Oculus Rift, has parted ways with Facebook, just over two years after the social media company snapped up his business. The 24-year-old tech entrepreneur originally teamed up with ...and more »

Oculus Founder Departs Facebook - MediaPost Communications

Oculus Founder Departs FacebookMediaPost CommunicationsCasting a shadow over its nascent virtual reality business, Facebook just lost Oculus founder Palmer Luckey. Beyond wishing Luckey the best, the social giant isn't discussing the details of his departure, or its broader implications. For Facebook, the ...and more »

Palmer Luckey isn't a part of Facebook anymore - Phone Mantra;

Palmer Luckey isn't a part of Facebook anymore - Phone Mantra

Phone MantraPalmer Luckey isn't a part of Facebook anymorePhone MantraPalmer Luckey, one of the co-founders of Oculus VRb has bid Good Bye to Facebook. Palmer Luckey. Luckey started his VR concern along with former gaming executives John Carmack and Brendan Iribe. They invented the Oculus Rift, which is celebrated as ...and more »

Oculus Rift Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Resigns from Facebook - Nasdaq;

Oculus Rift Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Resigns from Facebook - Nasdaq

NasdaqOculus Rift Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Resigns from FacebookNasdaqPer Bloomberg, which quoted Facebook Inc. FB , Oculus Rift co-founder Palmer Luckey has left the social media company. Notably, Facebook acquired Oculus for $2 billion in 2014. Palmer Luckey's departure was due to a controversy during the U.S. ...and more »

Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook - BreakingNews.ie;

Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook - BreakingNews.ie

BreakingNews.iePalmer Luckey leaves FacebookBreakingNews.iePalmer Luckey, the co-founder of Oculus VR and creator of the original Oculus Rift headset, is leaving parent company Facebook today as reported by UploadVR. The departure isn't too much of a surprise considering the controversy that has dogged Luckey ...and more »

Goodnight VR Prince, Palmer Luckey Leaves Oculus - Geek;

Goodnight VR Prince, Palmer Luckey Leaves Oculus - Geek

GeekGoodnight VR Prince, Palmer Luckey Leaves OculusGeekWelp, it finally happened. Palmer Luckey, the Boy King/old-timey baseball player who helped Kickstart the modern (questionable) virtual reality boom, is no longer at Oculus. According to UploadVR, Oculus's parent company Facebook hasn't detailed ...and more »

Virtual reality pioneer Palmer Luckey departs Facebook in wake of controversies - Yahoo Tech;

Virtual reality pioneer Palmer Luckey departs Facebook in wake of controversies - Yahoo Tech

Yahoo TechVirtual reality pioneer Palmer Luckey departs Facebook in wake of controversiesYahoo TechPalmer Luckey, the 24-year old co-founder of Oculus, will leave Facebook at the end of this week, according to a report from UploadVR. Facebook issued a statement on Luckey's departure: “Palmer will be dearly missed. Palmer's legacy extends far beyond ...and more »

Rift Creator And Oculus Co-founder Palmer Luckey Is Leaving Facebook Inc - ValueWalk;

Rift Creator And Oculus Co-founder Palmer Luckey Is Leaving Facebook Inc - ValueWalk

ValueWalkRift Creator And Oculus Co-founder Palmer Luckey Is Leaving Facebook IncValueWalkWhen Facebook acquired Oculus, a pioneer in the field of virtual reality headsets, the main person to build the prototype also joined the social networking giant. Now, Palmer Luckey, the main person behind the launch of the Oculus Rift, is leaving the ...and more »

Oculus Rift Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Leaves The Company - GamingBolt;

Oculus Rift Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Leaves The Company - GamingBolt

GamingBoltOculus Rift Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Leaves The CompanyGamingBoltControversial Oculus Rift founder Palmer Luckey, who has been in the line of fire a lot over the last year due to his highly publicized hardlined political views, as well as the legal proceedings with Zenimax, is no longer working at Oculus, Facebook ...and more »

Palmer Luckey, co-founder of Oculus, has left Facebook - ExtremeTech;

Palmer Luckey, co-founder of Oculus, has left Facebook - ExtremeTech

ExtremeTechPalmer Luckey, co-founder of Oculus, has left FacebookExtremeTechAfter six months of radio silence on the issue, Facebook has announced that Palmer Luckey is leaving the company. Luckey, who has made no social media posts since September 23, ran into trouble after being financially linked to Nimble America, ...and more »

Oculus inventor out at Facebook after pro-Trump memes were revealed - New York Post

Oculus inventor out at Facebook after pro-Trump memes were revealedNew York PostThe 24-year-old virtual-reality wunderkind is leaving six months after it was revealed he secretly funded a pro-Donald Trump internet campaign that produced anti-Hillary Clinton “magic memes” and “s–tposting” during the presidential election. Luckey's ...and more »