Weekly Roundup: Insights on Virtual Reality in 2016
Happy Friday! A glimpse of virtual reality’s predictions for 2016.
Virtual Reality's Big Moment in 2016 (video) Virtual reality is set for its mainstream moment in 2016 but the technology also faces big hurdles. Click here for the video.
Three really real questions about the future of virtual reality As Oculus Rift pre-orders begin, debate remains about how mainstream VR will be, whether it’s about more than games, and what it’ll do to humans. Click here for the full article.
Virtual reality devices could transform the tourism experience Virtual reality devices, such as the Oculus Rift and the Samsung VR Headset, are poised to transform several sectors of the economy over the coming year, including gaming, cinema and even pornography, but the latest industry looking to exploit the latest in experience tech is the travel business. Click here for the full article.
2016: the year when VR goes from virtual to reality Given the amount of investment by players from Facebook to Sony to HTC, it will be a big disappointment if VR does not finally become, well, a reality in many homes this year. Click here for the full article.
Why Is Google Increasing Its Focus on Virtual Reality? Virtual reality is believed to be the most compelling and effective digital advertising since it is immersive and experiential. Click here to read the full article.
Photograph taken from BBC News' article by Rory Cellan-Jones