February Current Events 2024: Science & Technology News
The world is a very busy place, and it's hard to stay on top of everything. Infoplease has got you covered. Here are the Science & Technology news events you need to know so far for February 2024.
Mark Zuckerberg Makes Drastic Review Of Apple’s Vision Pro
Photo Source: AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
Wednesday, February 14, 2024 – Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg has taken a personal shot at competitor business Apple's latest headgear after the Vision Pro made news when celebrities like Diplo and T-Pain used it in public, with the "passthrough" function enabling users to view their surroundings while using it.
However, in a video made utilizing the Meta Quest 3's own passthrough, Zuckerberg asserted that his company's headgear is "the best product, period".
Zuckerberg spent most of the video emphasizing why the Quest 3 was superior, citing factors like the freedom to walk about freely without a cable and socializing.
Zuckerberg acknowledged that Vision Pro offered certain benefits, namely a greater resolution, but he was "surprised by how many trade-offs they had to make" in other areas to obtain them. He also commended the eye-tracking capability of Apple's headgear, which is not available on the Quest 3.
Are you captivated by what science could prove to be real? Check out our Science of Classification quiz to discover more. And if you enjoyed this article, why not drop a line to let us know, or share it with others who might be interested in Science & Technology events!
About the author