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Oculus Rift Maker Slapped With ZeniMax Lawsuit
2014-05-22 05:01:05

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Virtual reality headset maker Oculus VR and its founder Palmer Luckey are facing a very real lawsuit. On Wednesday id Software and its owner ZeniMax Media filed a suit in Texas, alleging that Luckey and his company illegally misappropriated trade secrets in order to build development tools for the Oculus Rift headset. ZeniMax issued a statement that said all efforts to resolve this matter amicably were unsuccessful and this week it...

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2014-05-06 04:51:19

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Last week reports circulated that Oculus VR's chief technology officer John Carmack had been accused by a former employer of stealing intellectual property - including technology that allowed Oculus VR to develop its virtual reality platform. This comes just a month after social media giant Facebook announced it would pay $2 billion for the startup, which launched via a Kickstarter crowd-funded campaign last year. The story picked up...

2014-04-04 08:24:33

Latest Game in Award-Winning Franchise Hits Stores and Digital Retailers Across the Globe ROCKVILLE, Md., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax® Media company, today announced that The Elder Scrolls Online is now available for PC and Mac at retailers worldwide and on the official online store. Developed by ZeniMax Online Studios, The Elder Scrolls Online is the latest chapter in the award-winning franchise and brings the legendary experience online for the...

Elder Scrolls MMO Is Really Real
2012-05-04 04:36:12

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com With only a taunting spherical icon to satisfy any curiosity, the June issue of Game Informer will announce the next step for the wildly popular and successful Elder Scrolls franchise: The famous RPG will be going online, creating a Massive Multiplayer Online game (or MMO). The new issue of Game Informer will cover this story in-depth, as well as discuss in detail the entirety of the franchise. Elder Scrolls Online was developed by a team at Zenimax...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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