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How Hollywood is embracing virtual reality




This January 7, 2014 file photo shows attendees play a video game wearing the Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets at the Intel booth at the International Consumer Electronics Show(CES), in Las Vegas.
This January 7, 2014 file photo shows attendees play a video game wearing the Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets at the Intel booth at the International Consumer Electronics Show(CES), in Las Vegas.
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Virtual Reality. Facebook's doing it, Google's doing it, smart phone provider Samsung is doing it... they're all investing in devices that'll give consumers that perspective altering experience.  

And now these tech giants are looking to Hollywood companies to produce content for them, but the process is much different than making regular movies.

Mark Wilson has been writing about this for Fast Company and he joins Alex Cohen in studio for a conversation on the topic.