• Dov Katz and his passion for the modern technology

  • Posted on October 11, 2018
  • The world never stops evolving. As they say, change is the only constant in this world. When we reached the computer age, many of us thought that it is the grandest evolution of technology. But we are wrong. There are a lot of people who are fascinated with a computer and continues to think of ways to incorporate computers into our day to day life. One of them is Dov Katz. He is a robotic expert and deeply fascinated with modern technology. He took up Bachelor of Science in computer science and electrical engineering at the Tel-Aviv University in Israel. To further enrich his knowledge in such field, he moved to the United States and took up his masters and a Ph.D. degree in computer science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

    He had his post-doc fellow at the Robotics Institute. He also conducted various research studies, publications,  and patents; all for the love of computer and machine learning. His stellar school credentials are his tickets to landing a job at one of the most prestigious tech companies in the world; the Oculus VR. He was a senior engineer there and was involved in various projects. He led the company’s success in various endeavors and one of which is the creation of the very first virtual reality headset; the Oculus Rift VR. This technology was originally created for gamers and game developers. It delivers an immersive experience which will take the gaming experience to the next level.

    Dov Katz was promoted as the head of Oculus until such time that it was acquired by Facebook. Facebook bought out Oculus for $2 billion both in stocks and cash. Various modifications are made to further improve the features of the VR headset. Dov Katz also continues to improve his knowledge and understanding of modern technologies; specifically machine learning and its usability in various industries. 

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