When AltspaceVR was shutting down, I felt a bit emotional about it. I’ve always loved MMOs, the communities they develop, and the people that play them, so when the [...]
What’s left of the Altspace social VR team might be working at Microsoft now, but its CEO and founder Eric Romo is now a product director at Facebook.
Microsoft is jumpstarting its social VR effort by acquiring AltspaceVR and its remaining team.
Altspace was a pioneering social VR service available on all major VR [...]
Update: Altspace was saved and acquired by Microsoft.
Original: Yesterday was the final official day of AltspaceVR. After hosting a big farewell celebration in which [...]
Virtual Reality is quickly moving beyond novelty experiences and showing its potential for enabling new types of social interaction. But which platform(s) will be the one [...]
In late September, on the night of the first Presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, I made the anti-social decision to pass on an offer to grab [...]