Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes After Touring Ravaged Puerto Rico In Facebook Spaces

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During a portion of the stream, co-hosted by Head of Social VR Rachel Franklin, Zuckerberg travelled to Puerto Rico. Indeed, the very idea of using Puerto Rico’s struggles to advertize is irksome. VR brings us closer to the world than any other technology out there, but that means we have to be more conscious and sensitive to what we show then ever. Mark Zuckerberg just learned that the hard way.

Mark Zuckerberg: It feels like We are Really in Puerto Rico

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A cartoon version of Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, visited hurricane-damaged Puerto Rico on Monday, in a tone-deaf livestream that was part disaster tourism, part product promotion. The post Mark Zuckerberg: It feels like We are Really in Puerto Rico appeared first on VR World. Augmented Reality (AR) Companies Facebook News Oculus Virtual Reality (VR) VR World Wearables Hurricane Mark Zuckerberg oculus rift Puerto Rico Rachel Franklin

Hulu’s VR Comedy ‘Door No. 1’ Launches Today, Catch the Trailer Here

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including Puerto Rico) and U.S. Hulu’s new VR comedy Door No. 1 launches today on the Hulu VR app.

MLB ‘Home Run Derby VR’ Game to Land on PSVR and Vive This Spring

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While the list of ballparks featuring the out-of-home version isn’t public yet, the report holds that at least two demonstrations are confirmed; one in Puerto Rico for the Indians and Twins games in April and the other in Mexico for the Dodgers and Padres games in May.

VR is not "Dead and Buried" if the Oculus team has anything to say about it. Oh also they not only care about VR but the people that make VR a reality like you and me.

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Deborah shared her story about leaving Puerto Rico to move to Silicone Valley with a passion to get involved in VR. So this is my OC5 recap, there are many like it, but this one is mine. If you know the history of CatsAndVR you know it is closely tied to Oculus.

John Travolta Stars in "SPEED KILLS VR," now available on several platforms.

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The VR series, produced by Richard Rionda Del Castro, Guy Griffithe and Travis Cloyd, was shot in Puerto Rico in the summer of 2017 to resemble Miami Beach in the early days of speed boat racing.

VR As An Empathy Machine: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

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A recent example of the divide between technology and content happened a few weeks ago when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg and Head of Social VR Rachel Rubin Franklin embarked on a virtual tour of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico using Facebook Spaces.