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

Palmer Luckey, co-founder and creator of the Oculus Rift of Oculus VR. Inc., demonstrates the new Oculus Rift headset during the "Step Into The Rift" event in San Francisco, California on June 11, 2015. David Paul Morris — Bloomberg via Getty Images ...and more »

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

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 Trump's presidential bid. The group was revealed on Reddit's “The Donald” forum last ...and more »

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey gone from Facebook - Phys.Org

Facebook on Thursday confirmed that trouble-tainted Oculus cofounder Palmer Luckey has left the leading social network, which dived into virtual reality after buying the startup three years ago. "Palmer will be dearly missed," Facebook said in an email ...and more »

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

Virtual reality pioneer Palmer Luckey has left Facebook, six months after it was revealed that he had secretly funded a pro-Trump campaign group dedicated to turning the tide of the US election through “meme magic” and “shitposting”. Luckey, who ...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 »

The controversial cofounder of Facebook's $2 billion bet on virtual reality is leaving the company - Business Insider

Oculus cofounder Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook, which acquired his virtual reality startup for $2 billion in 2014. Luckey's role at Oculus has been in flux since it was revealed in September that he secretly funded a Conservative group that created ...and more »

Oculus Rift creator Palmer Luckey is leaving Facebook and Oculus -

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 co-founder Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook - Engadget

Palmer Luckey, co-founder of Oculus VR and creator of the Rift headset, is no longer with the company. Following the news that he'd donated $10,000 to a group spreading pro-Trump memes, the 24-year old had increasingly shied away from the public eye ...and more »

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

The 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 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 »