Virtual Reality is a new thing, and every big name is on this hype train. From Facebook to indie video games’ companies, VR is a major factor when it comes to development and planning. What is the future of VR then, is it that big or just a passing trend?
VR Could Be Our Next Computing Platform
The majority of VR’s success is currently related to gaming platforms such as HTC Vive or Oculus Rift, but many big business’ names (Mark Zuckerberg, for example) think that VR will be more than just a “gaming thing”. He also said that VR could be “the next major computing platform”, in an interview with Bloomberg last year. For now, all the social media interactions via VR are limited to VR chat, which is still related to the gaming world, but having Facebook in VR soon could definitely be possible.
Many different startups have recently opened their realms to VR when it comes to development. With mobile app development, for example, it looks like it’s becoming something that important to have. UX (User Experience) could be next level if put in a VR environment.
Also, it looks like many companies are actually …