Virtual Reality and the Law of Sevens (video)

Virtual reality has lots of historical parallels. It seems to align with a theory I developed about three years ago called the Law of Sevens. VR will be the next major platform shift and hardware innovation that comes along every 10 years.. always at a decade's seventh year.

To kick off VRARA's recent event with GoPro and the Golden State Warriors, we examined these historical evolutions and what it means for VR's past present and future. You can see the session video in full below and stay tuned for lots more video, commentary and events

Mike Boland

Michael Boland is Chief Analyst and VP of Content for BIA/Kelsey, covering online and mobile media. Mike is a frequent speaker at top industry conferences such as BIA/Kelsey events, Search Engine Strategies, ad:tech, and WHERE 2.0. He has authored in-depth reports on the changing local media landscape including online video, social networking and mobile. He contributes regularly to highly read online news sources such as Business Insider and the Huffington Post. A trusted source for reporters covering the interactive media space, his comments have appeared in major news and trade media, including the Wall Street Journal, Fortune and Forbes. Previously he was a San Francisco-based freelance writer for business and technology magazines, such as Red Herring, Business 2.0, and Mobile Magazine. Mike began his career in business analysis and journalism as a staff reporter for Forbes magazine, where he covered tech & media.