Facebook’s stepping into the world of virtual reality.
The company announced on Tuesday afternoon it had acquired Oculus VR, a company paving new roads in the world of virtual reality technology, for $2 billion.
Oculus VR’s flagship product is the virtual reality goggles known as the Oculus Rift, which was first funded through a massively successful Kickstarter campaign. It has already received more than 75,000 orders for development kits.
Here’s a statement below from Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg:
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Source: Huffington Post