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How Oculus Solved Virtual Reality-WIRED

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The 1990s saw the rise—and fall—of virtual reality. While everyone could imagine a technology that allowed us to be somewhere else, no one was able to make it happen. No one, that is, until an 18-year-old named Palmer Luckey invented the Oculus Rift. We speak with Luckey and other Oculus employees about how they managed to crack one of technology's toughest riddles and make VR feasible for the first time.

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How Oculus Solved Virtual Reality-WIRED

Producer: Sowjanya Kudva
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