Personally, I’m surprised by three things, though I shouldn’t be. First, people hate to pay for things. Second, when you lose someone’s trust, it’s really hard to get it back, as Facebook is now seeing, no matter how cringefully hard they try to be transparent. Finally, there is a right way to do this. Fortnite sets a good example.
Ultraleap Scores 50M from Tencent.Ultraleap makes hand tracking haptic (touch) technology. The work with Qualcomm, Varjo, and others to create high end enterprise applications for XR. Chinese technology giant Tencent is the world’s largest video game developer.
Varjo Reality Cloud lets you virtually experience a real place via ‘teleportation.’CEO Urho Konttori livestreamed a dramatic speech which began: “No more Holographic visuals that you get with AR glasses. No more narrow field of view. Instead, photo-realistic, ultra-low latency pass through mixed reality where virtual objects finally look real. So real that you need to touch them to understand they aren’t real… all while you are capturing and sharing the entire physical reality around us in real time.”