Summary of Welcome to Zuckerworld
Facebook's Really Big Plans for Virtual Reality
Bloomberg Businessweek , 2016
Mark Zuckerberg wants to connect seven billion people via virtual reality.
Forget texting, emailing or chatting on social media. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg wants you to communicate via virtual reality (VR). Bloomberg Businessweek journalists Bryant Urstadt and Sarah Frier interview Zuckerberg and his dedicated Oculus team, the people making a future for VR. Their goal is to connect seven billion people across the world, revolutionizing communication. They must overcome numerous technical hitches, but they have plenty of funds, vision and commitment, so anything seems possible. getAbstract recommends this article to anyone with an interest in the future of communication.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg bought the virtual reality company Oculus,
- What Zuckerberg has planned for it, and
- What technical challenges the Oculus team faces.
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