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Facebook just announced the $399 Oculus Quest, a new virtual reality headset that doesn’t require a PC — Business Insider

Facebook’s Oculus Quest headset, a new standalone virtual reality system that doesn’t require a PC to run, will launch in Spring 2019 for $399, writes Kevin Webb.

Here is the link: https://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-announces-oculus-quest-vr-headset-launching-spring-2019-2018-9

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Best Buy to implement generative AI working with Accenture, Google

Best Buy, in collaboration with Google Cloud and Accenture, has announced plans to deploy generative AI (gen AI) to enhance customer support services and assist employees.  

Intel introduces Gaudi 3 AI accelerator: Going bigger and aiming higher in AI market — AnandTech

The latest iteration of Gaudi will be launching in the third quarter of 2024, and Intel is already shipping samples to customers now, writes Ryan Smith.

Google unveils custom Arm-based chips, following similar efforts at rivals Amazon and Microsoft — CNBC

Google is launching a custom-built Arm-based server chip that will become available later in 2024, according to the report.