Although the monetary details of the acquisition are not available, today's announcements reveal that Microsoft was the company passionate enough to save AltspaceVR. Keep in mind Microsoft's mixed reality platform is a mix between augmented reality and virtual reality. The headset is expected to be available on November 6, 2017. The team will be spending a lot of the next few weeks talking to the AltspaceVR community and finding out how they can build an even better place to hang out in virtual reality. The headset offers a 110-degree field of view, and its spatial AKG headphones are created to put sound all around you.
Australia v India fifth ODI
The bowlers' success has been because they've stuck to their brief, of trying to attack even when Australia have been on top. Australia won the toss and opted to bat against India in the fifth and final One-day worldwide here on Sunday.
Twitter says it has found 201 Russia-linked accounts
News of the hearings comes among growing concern over the influence of Russian-operated fake accounts on social networks. Twitter also shared the ads purchased by the news site Russia Today , which is linked to the Russian government .
U.S. crude exports to Asia may shake up global oil pricing
Geoffrey Craig, an oil futures editor at Platts, said in an emailed report the market situation is still anything but normal. Growing revenues could weaken the OPEC's commitment to its supply deal, which many forecasters still say must be extended.
Last Thursday the U.S. Patent Office published a Samsung patent application for a new VR Headset that's far more advanced than their Gear VR headset that uses a Galaxy smartphone for its display. Most of the other mixed reality headsets are going with Microsoft's reference specs and LCD screens, which don't refresh quite as fast as the AMOLED displays that Samsung is using here.
These features make the headset more in line with the Oculus Rift, rather than a budget headset.
Redmond described the experience as a brief introduction into the world of Halo, where you'll see several iconic characters in mixed reality for the first time.
Halo Recruit will not be a full-fledged Halo experience, but more of an introduction to the series. The tech giant is all in on mixed reality, and this new era of Microsoft technology starts on october 17 with five headsets from Acer, Dell, HP Inc. The Oculus Rift with built-in headset and motion controllers looks exceedingly similar to what Samsung has here.
The new battery-electric vehicles will use a new-generation drivetrain that incorporates lessons learned from the Bolt, GM said. Mark Reuss, GM's chief of global product development, talked about the company's new course at a media event in MI on Monday.
The concole hits shelves today, and fans of the system are flocking to stores to pick up consoles before they're gone. GameStop sold out of its launch-day stock of Nintendo's Super NES Classic Edition systems , the company tells Glixel.
The Trump administration has told Congress it will limit refugee admissions to about 45,000 in the fiscal year that starts Sunday. Claims that refugees are a security threat have been thoroughly debunked, many advocates reiterated.
The TV football package costs nearly $300 a season, though AT&T offers various promotions and monthly pricing options. In fact, many players have said that they will continue protesting, so this may be a sign of things to come.
Some have argued that the North Korean crisis could be "solved" if China applied economic pressure on the isolated government. Ri Il Ung, a 24-year-old university student who attended the rally, said: "Trump is a warmonger and a backstreet gangster".
Sammy Watkins and Robert Woods saw the most playing time among wide receivers, while Todd Gurley continued to be a workhorse back. Phillips was the former head coach of the Dallas Cowboys prior to current head coach Jason Garrett taking over the role.
However, Madrid have yet to win at the Bernabeu this season, and Espanyol have pulled off some impressive draws this season. Cristiano Ronaldo is the only member of Real's famed "BBC" frontline to be available against Espanyol .
The Veep star sang about Trump in show host's, Stephen Colbert, opening song at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California . The political satire comedy show even managed to replace " Modern Family " on the Emmy stage in the best-comedy category.
For now iPhone 8 Plus owners should watch their phones for signs of swelling when charging just to be safe until we know more. If you've chose to hold out for an iPhone X rather than picking up an iPhone 8 Plus , you may have made a very wise decision.
The new crossing also makes wide play more useful, and makes pace less powerful than it had been in previous editions. However, it plays well as a mobile version of the game, and for some, it may be their only option.
Laura Dern is pretty much the last person you could accuse of elitism in Hollywood, as I'm sure Hoffman knows. She also changed her official Twitter bio to " http://I'm kidding ".
Terror attack in Edmonton
Just before midnight the same evening, a U-Haul truck was pulled over at a checkstop location on Wayne Gretzky Drive and 112 Ave. Based on the actions and the evidence at the scene, the incidents were being investigated as "acts of terrorism ", police said .
Ex-Porsche executive arrested in Audi emissions probe
Volkswagen said on September 29 it was increasing provisions related to its Dieselgate scandal by 2.5 billion euros. VW first admitted in September 2015 that it had used illegal software to cheat USA emissions tests.
Uber considers concessions to save London licence
Sadiq Khan , the Mayor of London and chairman of TfL, backed the Uber ban but denied playing any part in the decision. The initial background checks were carried out by a third party but TfL deemed them inadequate following a review.
Japanese PM calls for snap election
Mr Abe said: "I expect opposition criticism is going to focus on (the scandals), and it's going to be a very hard election". The prime minister also announced a 2tn yen ($17.8bn, £13.2bn) stimulus package on education and social spending.
Russian General killed in Syria fighting
The ministry said Asapov died at a command station manned by Syrian troops, assisting commanders in the liberation of the city. Russian Federation blames US "hypocrisy" on the death of one of its generals during an ISIS attack over the weekend.
Trump calls North Korea's Kim 'a madman'
Hours later, Kim's foreign minister told reporters in NY that Pyongyang could launch a nuclear missile test in response. The secretary of state also hinted that the current pressure campaign against North Korea is starting to bear fruit.
Angelica Hale wins first runner-up in 'America's Got Talent'
Angelica, however, peaked at the right moment and prompted reality show odds makers to believe that she could pull off an upset. It was a cute meet, but it would have been more fun to see Darci surprised by someone she probably admires tremendously.
Cowboys' value climbs to $4.8bn atop Forbes' NFL list
The team rose in value by 16 percent thanks to the opening of Mercedes-Benz Stadium and the sponsorship dollars committed. At nearly $5bn, Jerry Jones' team is the most valuable franchise in any sport worldwide.