ByteDance’s Pico debuts its Quest rival, but challenges remain

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When ByteDance bought the Chinese VR headset maker Pico a year ago, the message it sent was clear: it was betting that the immersive device would be where future generations spend most of their time consuming digital content. It’s a marriage reminiscent of Meta’s acquisition of Oculus back in 2014, except the world is now […]

ByteDance’s Pico debuts its Quest rival, but challenges remain by Rita Liao originally published on TechCrunch

Killing Stadia makes me trust Google less

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Opinion post by C. Scott Brown Yesterday, Google sent a shockwave through the gaming world by announcing the Google Stadia shutdown. The cloud gaming company — which is only three years old — will terminate its service on January 18, 2023. Apparently, Google made this decision very quickly. Industry reports suggest Google didn’t alert Stadia…