Facebook Acquires Oculus VR
On Tuesday, Facebook announced that they’ve completed an agreement to acquire the immersive VR company, Oculus VR. Oculus VR is known for the Oculus Rift, a high definition headset with motion tracking capabilities and 3D display that has been reaching record popularity in the game development scene. They recently came to GDC 2014 to showcase the 2nd iteration of their Oculus development kit.
“Mobile is the platform of today, and now we’re also getting ready for the platforms of tomorrow,” said Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg. “Oculus has the chance to create the most social platform ever, and change the way we work, play and communicate.”
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