From Politics to Porn
Willie Sutton may never have said “Because that’s where the money is.”. But in a sure sign of the overall success that virtual reality will enjoy you now have politicians and porn stars pushing it and that’s where the money is.
Experiencing the Presidential Campaign: A Virtual Reality Film
360 video: Turn the camera around (and around and around) at a Trump rally
Porn Consumption Will Sky-rocket with Virtual Reality
While it may not be strictly porn it’s close enough for our week in review to mention it: Now There’s a Virtual Reality Strip Club
Compilation, Experience Sundance 2016, Year of VR
I must admit, I didn’t see this one coming. Not sure I want to taste it anyway.
We Sampled The Gastronomic Frontier Of Virtual Reality
WOULD YOU LIKE A SIDE OF VR WITH YOUR DINNER?
Apple Enters the Virtual Race
As we predicted in When will iReality get here? Apple has reportedly been taking VR very seriously. Apple reportedly has hundreds of people working on a secret virtual reality team.
We cannot leave out one of the driving forces behind virtual reality for the masses. I know of more people that have tried and been to virtual reality by a piece of cardboard than any of the more advanced systems on the market. (Un)folding a virtual journey with Google Cardboard puts numbers behind their story and is worth the read.
Google has also made some major moves recently in their hiring for virtual reality:
Google continues their VR hiring, now from Twitter