Phaedra and Michael R. Talk about Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus VR, and what it may mean for gaming. We also speculate on what Facebook may do with this new technology, as well as what other players may be in the game worth watching. Michael discusses his experience with the Glyph at MacWorld this year. And while Michael get’s a number wrong, how much has been invested in Oculus already, we correct it in the links below.We then look at Prediction markets and if the wisdom of crowds is actually smarter than the CIA?
We end the show with a few quick interviews with the team at Extra-Life.org. Check them out!
Occulus Rift Acquired by Facebook
Occulus VR Investment to date
Sony VR Headset
Smarter than a CIA Agent?
Wisdom of Crowds
Chore-inator for kids
Age of Context – by Robert Scobble and Shae Israel
Extra-Life – Gaming to help Kids
Michael’s Day by Day Account of MacWorld