Layers of experience

XR is a new way to consider the reality continuum

How often do people sit back and think about the meaning and origin of words? Very rarely — at least in our day-to-day jobs as VCs. For example, it recently dawned on us that the term “movies,” which we all take for granted, is actually a cute colloquial abbreviation of “moving pictures,” which is quite literally what the viewer experienced when watching early films. Like the early film-making era, we are currently smack dab in the middle of the widespread proliferation of a new medium that plays with and alters our perception of space, time and physical presence. ….[READ]

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