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Pre-orders go live for $199 Oculus Touch motion controllers

Oculus is now taking pre-orders for their Touch motion controllers that bring your hands and body into VR on their Rift headset. The company announced details regarding the controllers, including the $199 price and December 6 ship date, at their Oculus Connect developers conference last week. To atone for some of ...

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​IRC 3: The original online chat program gets updated

Internet Relay Chat (IRC) was born in 1988 to help people message each over over the pre-web internet. While many other programs have become more popular since then, such as Whatsapp, Google Allo, and Slack, IRC lives on primarily in developer communities. Now, IRC developers are updating the venerable protocol ...

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Build yourself a $10 VR headset

Knox Labs Many are claiming that virtual reality (VR) headsets are going to be the next big thing. Here’s how to get a taste of that technology for only $10. And the great thing is this will work with pretty much any smartphone — Android or iPhone. All you need ...

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Apple iPhone 7 event: By the numbers

Image: CNET/CBS Interactive Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook and other key staff took to the stage at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco to announce the next iPhone. During the keynote, the company’s management, lead engineers, vice-presidents, and key personnel dished out a series of updates. 11 iterations ...

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The Fitbit Flex 2 can go in the pool with you

Apple’s latest Watch was met with great applause when the company announced in September the thing could take a dive in the pool and keep on ticking. But the price and other bells and whistles of the Watch might be too much for those just looking for a simple way to ...

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GitHub is raising a secondary round

We’re hearing from several sources that a secondary financing round is in the works for GitHub, following its last $250 million financing round that valued it at $2 billion in July last year. However, there’s a little bit of interesting chatter beyond that they’re raising a secondary for potential liquidation of ...

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