We're keeping a close eye on the VR Virtualk Reality space. The announcment that Oculus Rift will come with an Xbox One controller and adapter is HUGE! It looks to me like there is going to be an explosion of demand for VR content in the not to distant future. While the big companies like Google, GoPro Facebook & Microsoft are leading the way, we're also seeing a bundh of startups and tech visioaries attempting to bring VR content creation to the masses. Videoguys will be here to help you understadn VR worklflows and what kind of gear you're going to need to do the jopb right.
Business Insider by Dave Smith
Facebook and Microsoft just announced a monumental deal in virtual reality
Facebook-owned Oculus VR held its big "Step Into The Rift" event on Thursday, where it introduced a monumental new deal with Microsoft as it prepares to launch the first consumer version of the Oculus Rift, its virtual reality headset, early next year.
Not only will the first Oculus Rift come with an Xbox One controller and Xbox adapter so you can play your Xbox One games through your VR headset, but Xbox chief Phil Spencer also announced Oculus will support Windows 10 right out of the box.
This partnership is hugely important to both companies, as well as game players and consumers. read more...