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Forbes Covers Pioneering, Open-Source Innovations of Mark Bolas and the Mixed Reality Lab

January 6, 2015

Forbes noted that Oculus Rift founder Palmer Luckey worked in the lab of Mark Bolas of the USC Institute for Creative Technologies. The story quoted virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier as saying that, “Without Mark, there would be no Oculus.”

It also called Bolas a virtual reality pioneer.  “He and his students had spent years refining VR headsets, and all their innovations were open-sourced; Luckey absorbed their wisdom and technology, and quickly applied them to his own work,” stated the story.