The debate about whether 360 video is VR - and why it doesn't matter
There have been a lot of headlines and controversies over whether 360 video should be considered virtual reality.
Alan Yates, a senior Hardware Engineer from Valve sparked off the whole debate with his Tweet: "Spherical photos and video are not VR! They are one form of content you can experience in a HMD, but they basically suck.”
Although Alan went on to mention that there were exciting aspects to 360 video in the future this provocative tweet has sparked an industry...