Gannett has become an industry leader in virtual reality story telling and its flagship newspaper USA Today is embracing the technology with strategic purpose. Editor-in-Chief David Callaway says the growing use of VR in news is a natural progression from the widespread uptake of video in online content and it’s about to take off. Callaway spoke to Angelique Lu.
Lu: What’s your view, as Editor-in-Chief of USA Today, of the role that gaming will have in news?
Callaway: I think it really helps people understand the news.