The people who brought the “Buy Now” button to Twitter are going all-in on film distribution.
Is there something that lies beyond the quantified self movement?
There’s a rapturous term thrown around by VR enthusiasts: “The Metaverse.” It is a term that comes from the seminal Neal Stephenson science fiction novel Snow Crash, where it described a kind of embodied virtual reality.
Let’s talk about augmented reality versus virtual reality shall we?
A version of this story airs on NPR/WBUR’s Here & Now.