Facebook To Buy Oculus VR For $2 Billion

Facebook To Buy Oculus VR For $2 Billion

If Facebook’s purchases of Instagram for $1 Billion and WhatsApp for $18 Billion didn’t your get your attention, this next one might. The social networking giant has announced plans to acquire Oculus VR for $2 Billion. Oculus VR is the company who created the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset which has been in the news recently. The small company started as a Kickstarter project and has gained a lot of media attention. Now Facebook wants them. It has to make you wonder… what are they going after next?

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