Zuckerberg's social VR is a future nobody really wants or needs
Back in 2014, Mark Zuckerberg unzipped his wallet and splashed $2 billion (£1.5bn) on the virtual reality hardware of Oculus. At the time, the Rift's headset had been a runaway crowdfunding success but remained out of reach of consumers. "Imagine sharing not just moments with your friends online, but entire experiences and adventures," the Facebook founder wrote in a status update at the time.
Zuckerberg's vision for virtual reality has always involved a social aspect, he's often touted the potential communication benefits of strapping on a headset and chatting with friends.Read Full Article