What it’s actually like to hang out in Facebook Spaces
Virtual reality seems cool, but what can you actually do when you’re in it?
Quite a lot, it turns out.
On April 18, Facebook released a social VR experience called Facebook Spaces. Paired with an Oculus Rift, Spaces allows users to hang out with friends in a 360-degree virtual reality world and share 3D videos and experiences.
Unfortunately for anyone wanting to play around in this digital paradise, however, there’s a pretty hefty entrance fee. A Rift and corresponding touch controllers will set you back around $ 600, and that doesn’t even include the powerful, expensive computer required to run the thing. Read more…