Virtual & Augmented Reality - Global Issue #48

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Virtual & Augmented Reality

We provide you with a list of handpicked stories, best practices, startup showcases and fresh tools to build the metaverse and the next version of the web using XR!

Welcome!
Another week with great news about the immersive world, right? Wanna know what we have for you? Check it out! An interesting recap on SXSW 2022, which took place a few days ago in the United States. Adobe’s vision on how and when to prepare to enter the metaverse, Viveverse, HTC’s version of the metaverse, multi-million investments in the NFT market, a European fund focused on immersive startups and much more on headsets, data privacy, support to Alzheimer’s treatment, Microsoft Hololens news, next immersive events and another great podcast recommendation.
Stay tuned for more! 😉

XR HEADLINES
My experience at SXSW 2022: expect the unexpected
The metaverse is just an idea, but Adobe says it’s time to prep for it
VIVERSE - Open, Secure Metaverse for Any Device User
XR STARTUPS
Bored Ape Yacht Club creator raises $450 million to build NFT metaverse
FOV Ventures Raises $18 Million to Fund European Metaverse Startups
XR GLASSES
Report: Microsoft Braces for Negative Field Tests of Military HoloLens
Magic Leap 2's surprise update is the marriage of AR and VR
Enterprise AR will be dominated by Apple and Magic Leap
XR FOR GOOD
Virtual reality could help ward off Alzheimer's by making people feel less lonely
XR SAFETY & PRIVACY
HTC Adds Kid Safety Modes to VR With Vive Guardian
XR OPEN SOURCE
Open Source Platforms You Can Use for AR and VR
THIS WEEK'S HERO
HoloLens is not dead, says Microsoft's mixed reality chief, Alex Kipman
WORD OF THE WEEK
Sense of smell - Virtual Reality
NEXT EVENTS
6th-ICVARS 2022
Laval Virtual 2022
Global Metaverse Conference
PODCAST OF THE WEEK
The Polys WebXR Awards Recap with Julie Smithson and Ben Erwin
Closing notes
That´s all for this week, folks!
Once again, if you have any comments, questions, articles or topics to share with us, or if you want to just talk about XR, you can reach Luis Bravo Martins and Anesio Neto quick and easy.
Thank you!
Techstars Startup Digest Virtual & Augmented Reality is curated by:
Luís Bravo Martins Luís Bravo Martins - CMO, VR/AR Author & Speaker
luis.martins@startupdigestmail.com
Anesio Neto Anesio Neto - Matchmaker, Creative Strategist & Content Manager
anesio.neto@startupdigestmail.com
Valentino Megale Valentino Megale - Techpreneur & advisor in XR and digital health, author & speaker
valentinomegale@hotmail.it
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