READY DEVELOPER 1: Lessons from making Virtual Reality Work for Business

Are you ready? Here are some lessons we have learnt making virtual reality work at realestate.com.au in no particular order:

  • Nobody can describe what VR actually is
  • VR is a bit yuck
  • Everything you’ve learned about UI is now probably useless
  • The psychological effects are unknown
  • Hardware sucks. And so does software
  • Google will probably win
  • Everyone who saw Lawnmover Man in 1992 is a frickin expert
  • If you can buy it in Kmart, it’s probably not a revolution
  • You can now tell your Mum all those hours on Quake 3D are totally paying off
  • Science fiction tells us the long term prospects are grim
  • Not sure people will ever be convinced to wear things on their heads
 
 

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