Articles tagged “oculus rift”

How Oculus and Cardboard Headsets Will Rock Travel Marketing

How Oculus and Cardboard Headsets Will Rock Travel Marketing

Jennifer Parker, Bloomberg

The print travel brochure just died a not-premature death (RIP). Instead, walk into a travel agency, hotel or attraction and just slip on a cardboard virtual reality headset and experience the experience. Travel inspiration reinvented.

4 years ago

British Columbia Turns to Oculus Rift for a Virtual Reality Tourism Experience

British Columbia Turns to Oculus Rift for a Virtual Reality Tourism Experience

Dan Peltier, Skift

Some travelers love knowing exactly what to expect before they step foot in a destination so Oculus offers another fun way to get that insight. The question that remains is will travelers actually buy these headsets, and how long will it take before virtual reality becomes mainstream for destinations?

4 years ago

Marriott Dabbles With Tech Wizardry to Further Reinvent Brand

Marriott Dabbles With Tech Wizardry to Further Reinvent Brand

Greg Oates, Skift

By partnering with some of the world's top tech companies, Marriott is testing the waters to align hotel experiences with the anticipated travel behaviors of the most tech-savvy, next gen consumers.

5 years ago