TikTok's parent firm is planning to invest heavily in virtual reality

TikTok’s parent firm is planning to invest heavily in virtual reality

Hiring appears to be a significant percentage of ByteDance’s commitment. According to Protocol, over 40 job posts for Pico, the Chinese VR headset startup acquired by ByteDance last year, have appeared. The majority of positions are for Pico Studios’ west coast branches in California and Washington, ranging from head of VR game strategy to game operation manager. Other available roles indicate a greater emphasis on Pico’s VR hardware, such as optical engineering and systems design electrical engineer.