Hands-on, camera-off with the Oculus ‘Santa Cruz’ standalone VR prototype — TechCrunch

Upon being guided into the inner-sanctum at the Oculus Connect developers conference, I was told to leave my phone and backpack behind. The powers that be told me I would not be allowed to take any photos or video of my demo with Oculus’s new inside-out-positional-tracking-standalone-virtual-reality-headset-prototype (more simply code-named ‘Santa Cruz’) once I was… Read More … More Hands-on, camera-off with the Oculus ‘Santa Cruz’ standalone VR prototype — TechCrunch

Prepaid card users will finally be protected from fraud and crazy fees — TechCrunch

If you’ve been out of touch with the FinTech market recently you may have missed how popular prepaid cards have become. This is especially true when it comes to “open-loop” cards, which are prepaid cards powered by a processor like Visa or MasterCard that can be used anywhere a credit or debit card is accepted.… via … More Prepaid card users will finally be protected from fraud and crazy fees — TechCrunch

A few charts that sum up Jack Dorsey’s first year as Twitter CEO — TechCrunch

Happy Twitter-versary (for the nth time around this time), Jack Dorsey. Things haven’t been going well, it seems, but there’s a light at the end of the tunnel — Twitter may be acquired by someone somewhere in the tech (or entertainment) industry, perhaps. To be perfectly fair, the company Dorsey inherited from his predecessor(s), including… via … More A few charts that sum up Jack Dorsey’s first year as Twitter CEO — TechCrunch