What is VR or Virtual Reality Facebook?
VR stands for 'Virtual Reality'. It is a technology that with the help of virtual reality headsets helps to generate the realistic images, sounds and other sensations that replicates a real environment.
“Our mission is to make the world more open and connected.” - Mark Zuckerberg
What is 360-degree VR?
A person with VR headset is able to look around in the artificial world, as we see in our real world. Right, left, up & down, every motion is possible with 360-degree technology. It works as normal as we see things with our real eyes in every direction. There are some VR headsets already present in the market through which you can experience this technology and can have a glimpse of the coming future in the world of VR.
What Facebook has to do with VR?
Mark Zuckerberg, Chairman, CEO and Co-founder of Facebook revealed in last Facebook conference that they will be bring some great features with-in Facebook. VR is one the main feature which will be going to add in the coming future.
How VR will help?
With the help of VR headsets, a person will be able to enter a completely immersive computer-generated environment, like a game or a movie scene or a place far away. We will be able to meet our connected friends almost in real in that Virtual Reality Environment.
Mark and his team are not only thinking it as a part of just entertainment but want to take this Virtual Reality for the welfare of society. They are planning for the future well. With same VR technology people will be able to connect on virtual reality ground and can share vast knowledge all under one roof. VR can be used for studying in a classroom of students and teachers all over the world or consulting with a doctor face-to-face -- just by putting on goggles in your home.