Facebook Buying Oculus Rift 2 Billion Minecraft 90Sotv. When google bought robotics company, it bought oculus. Minecraft creator markus persson was equally taken aback, and not in a good way.
The oculus team is encouraged by facebook's plan to use oculus vr for more than. Oculus has the chance to create the most social platform ever, and change the way we work, play and communicate. When snapchat didn't sell itself, it bought whatsapp.
On A Serious Note, I Still Think He's Buying Stuff Just Out Of Ego.
No wonder these guys are smiling. Minecraft creator cancels oculus rift version following facebook acquisition; To put things in perspective, and for the benefit of anyone who hasn't kept up.
The Oculus Acquisition Cost Facebook An Approximate $2 Billion In Cash And Stock.
Sure, facebook may shift their approach in the uses of the technology towards more social, shared experiences, but the developers at oculus will be able to advance their development and have plenty of funding. Facebook has taken an unexpected step into the realm of virtual reality and has acquired oculus vr, inc, makers of the oculus rift vr headset, for $2 billion. Virtual reality has an unexpected new champion, as facebook announces it has bought oculus vr for $400 million cash and 23.1 million facebook shares, plus another $300 million in potential bonuses.
Facebook Likes Oculus Rift A Lot.
When snapchat didn't sell itself, it bought whatsapp. The sale will include $400m in cash. Oculus has the chance to create the most social platform ever, and change the way we work, play and communicate.
Oculus Investor Says Facebook Purchase Is Like 'Google.
Mobile is the platform of today, and now were also getting ready for the platforms of tomorrow, facebook founder and ceo mark zuckerberg says. The transition of oculus vr from a $2.4 million dollar kickstarter to a $2 billion dollar acquisition seems unreal. This is really a new communication platform.by feeling truly present, you can share unbounded spaces and experiences with the people in your life.
The Oculus Team Is Encouraged By Facebook's Plan To Use Oculus Vr For More Than.
It started with this tweet: Facebook purchases oculus rift vr company, enraging gamers in the process. Facebook actually paid $3 billion, not $2 billion for oculus.