Oculus co-founder's exit is latest in string of Facebook departures - CNET

Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images for TechCrunch Nate Mitchell, one of the co-founders of Oculus VR and one of the last few remaining public faces of the company, is leaving after seven years of helping to build the virtual reality company. Mitchell made the announcement this morning on the Oculus subreddit, writing that he’s “taking time to travel, be with family, and recharge.” Mitchell’s last title at the company was head of VR product at Facebook, a change made in November of last year that was just the latest sign that Oculus was slowly but surely being more formally absorbed into its parent company. Prior to that, Mitchell was the head of Rift at Oculus, while other parts of the company focused on lower-end VR options like the standalone Go headset and the newly released Quest.... Continue reading…

Oculus co-founder's exit is latest in string of Facebook departures - CNET

Nate Mitchell is leaving.

Tue 13 Aug 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Oculus co-founder Nate Mitchell is leaving the company after seven years

Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images for TechCrunch Nate Mitchell, one of the co-founders of Oculus VR and one of the last few remaining public faces of the company, is leaving after ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from The Verge

Oculus co-founder Nate Mitchell is the latest to leave Facebook

One more Oculus co-founder is heading for the exits. Software architect Nate Mitchell has decided to leave Facebook, explaining it only as a decision to "move on." He didn't ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Engadget

Facebook is losing its last Oculus co-founder

Facebook spent billions on Oculus in 2014, and in the years since the organization has been absorbed deeper into Facebook while the startup’s co-founders have stepped back in prominence. ...

Tue 13 Aug 19 from TechCrunch

Nate Mitchell Exits Facebook, Taking Oculus Era With Him

The executive, in announcing his departure, was the last of the Oculus founders still at the company.

Tue 13 Aug 19 from Wired Tech

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