For those who do not know what Oculus is. Oculus is a new virtual reality headset for 3D Gaming. Oculus is 18-month-old in the emerging VR industry founded by 21-year-old Palmer Luckey in 2012.

Most of you are probably surprised why Facebook would purchase virtual reality company Oculus VR. What Facebook might do with it?

No doubt Facebook wants to be a big player in the market. According to CNET Facebook said that with the acquisition of Oculus, it plans to extend Oculus’ virtual reality capabilities beyond gaming into areas such as communications, media entertainment, and education.  Mark Zuckenberg views virtual reality as the next big thing in social.

Zuckenberg said in the statement: “Mobile is the platform of today, and now we’re also getting ready for the platforms of tomorrow,” Oculus has the chance to create the most social platform ever, and change the way we work, play, and communicate.”

Let’s see what Facebook is going to do with it