Facebook working on voice assistant to rival Amazon's Alexa: CNBC

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc is working on a voice assistant to rival the likes of Amazon.com Inc’s Alexa, Apple Inc’s Siri and Alphabet Inc’s Google Assistant, CNBC reported here on Wednesday, citing several people familiar with the matter. The move is coming out of the company’s augmented reality and virtual reality group, a division that works on hardware, including the […]

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Therapists explore virtual reality to help patients

It seems like virtual reality is everywhere these days – even the doctor’s office! The technology behind V.R. can put you in the world of fantasy, space, or even the post-apocalypse if you want. But now a group of therapists is proving the imaginary spaces don’t have to be gaming related – and the technology has more potential to heal […]

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Oculus Quest VR Headset Makes Appearance in FCC Filing

Facebook seems to be gearing up for the release of its Oculus Quest VR headset, if a new regulatory filing is any indication: A new FCC filing for a “VR headset” closely matches the design as well as wireless capabilities of the Quest. A Facebook spokesperson confirmed that the filing was made for the Quest, but didn’t share any updates […]

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