Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Find: Facebook is working on virtual reality versions of its apps

Vrtime? Don't think so. 

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Facebook is working on virtual reality versions of its apps
// The Verge - All Posts

Facebook is building versions of its apps in virtual reality, according to Chris Cox, the company's head of product. Speaking at Recode's Code Media conference in Dana Point, CA, Cox told interviewer Peter Kafka that Facebook VR is on its way. "We're working on apps for VR," he said. Cox didn't describe the apps in detail, but imagined a world where users will be able to share their current environment with other users using an app. He imagined that it could become an everyday way of sharing. "You'll do it. Beyoncé will do it," he said. (He was using Beyoncé as a generic example of a celebrity.)

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