Remediation Example: Oculus Go

Oculus announced their new phone-less Oculus Go VR headset this week. The Verge reviewed it here. Scroll down the review until you seen the screenshot of the VR “waiting room”–the area where you select a game or app to run. Why is it a room with windows looking out on a virtual landscape/trees? Why are there books stacked on the floor? Consider this in relation to what we read in Bolter and Grusin’s “Remediation.”

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