For years, popular culture has promised us a convincing virtual reality experience. Is it finally here? Watch Newstalk presenters’ hilarious reactions as they try Oculus Rift in this video I made that’s already seen over 5,000 views in just 12 hours. On this week’s Futureproof, find out why Mark Zuckerberg paid $2bn for Oculus Rift, a headset that fools your brain into thinking you are in a completely different world. And hear why scientists in UCD are using the technology to help farmers, doctors and pilots this Saturday from 10am on Newstalk 106-108fm.
Futureproof Saturday 3rd May 2014