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Outspoken Oculus Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Is Leaving Facebook - Fortune

Palmer Luckey, the outspoken co-founder of Facebook's Oculus virtual reality business, is stepping down. An Oculus spokesperson declined to say why Luckey, who sold his startup to Facebook in 2014 for $2 billion, is leaving the company. He had been ...and more »

Palmer Luckey: Trump-supporting Oculus founder leaves Facebook - The Guardian

'Palmer will be dearly missed,' company says in statement announcing departure of controversial VR pioneer. Alex Hern · @alexhern. Fri 31 Mar 2017 05.51 EDT First published on Fri 31 Mar 2017 05.25 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via ...and more »

Embattled Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook - TechCrunch

Palmer Luckey is out at Facebook. The Oculus co-founder, who helped kickstart the recent VR craze with a prototype headset built out of his parents' garage, has left the company after a year that heralded the launch of the consumer Oculus Rift but also ...and more »

Palmer Luckey: Oculus VR co-founder leaves Facebook after secretly funding Trump-supporting memes - The Independent

Facebook has announced that Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving the company. The 24-year-old has kept an extremely low profile after it emerged last year that he had been funding a secret meme factory called Nimble America, to support Donald ...and more »

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook - The Verge

Palmer Luckey, co-founder of Facebook-owned VR company Oculus and primary inventor of the Oculus Rift headset, is leaving the company. “Palmer will be dearly missed,” Facebook told UploadVR, which broke the news, and later confirmed to The Verge ...and more »

Not quite so Luckey? Oculus founder departs Facebook - Irish Times

Palmer Luckey, the 24-year-old founder of Oculus, has left Facebook's virtual reality unit. The social media company bought Oculus for about $2 billion (€1.87 billion) in 2014. Luckey, who was the face of the virtual reality company, appeared on ...and more »

Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality has been a fiasco (so far) - Business Insider

In 2014, 24-year-old Palmer Luckey sold his virtual reality company, Oculus, to Facebook for $2 billion (£1.6 billion). Since then his company has become a headache for Mark Zuckerberg. Now, less than three years later, Luckey is on his way out of the ...and more »

Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook - VentureBeat

Luckey's out. Above: Palmer Luckey on the cover of Time in August 2015. Image Credit: Time. Palmer Luckey, who founded Oculus Rift and who many credit with reviving the virtual reality industry, has left Oculus VR and Facebook, as UploadVR reports ...and more »

Oculus Rift creator Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook and Oculus - Wired.co.uk

Palmer Luckey, the 24-year-old, creator of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, has left Facebook and his own company three years after having his technology purchased for $2 billion (£1.6bn). The inside story of the Oculus Rift, VR's singularity ...and more »

Oculus Founder, at Center of Legal Battle Over VR, Departs Facebook - New York Times

SAN FRANCISCO — Palmer Luckey, a founder of the virtual-reality technology company Oculus, has left Facebook three years after the social network acquired his company for close to $3 billion. Mr. Luckey's departure was announced two months after a ...and more »