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By Michael McWhertor on Dec 31, 2015 12.31.15



VR controller will miss the Rift's Q1 2016 launch Oculus' virtual reality controller, the Oculus Touch, won't make theRift headset's launch, the company announced today. Instead, Oculus Touch will ship sometime during the second taichi panda diamond hack half of 2016. The company said it needs more time to improve its Touch controllers, adding that it's "made significant advances in ergonomics, and we're implementing many changes that make Touch even more comfortable, reliable, and natural. We're also implementing changes that improve hand pose recognition." "The feedback on Touch has been incredibly positive, and we know this new timeline will produce an even better product, one that will set the bar for VR input," Oculus said in ablog post. "We appreciate your patience and promise Touch will be worth the...