Testing Facebook Spaces

Facebook Spaces is where real and virtual worlds collide

Some people have a hard enough time struggling with their social lives in the real world. Going social virtually poses other challenges. I say that after spending time inside Facebook Spaces, the new social-oriented virtual reality experience from the world’s leading social network, which requires Oculus Rift headgear, Rift wireless Touch hand controllers, and the pricey PC to make it all work. (Estimated price altogether, $2000) Facebook Spaces is in beta and available (for free) in the Early Access section of the Oculus Store, meaning it can be an exercise in frustration. But it’s also fun and full of promise. ….[READ]