Summary of Hyper Vision
The Untold Story of Magic Leap, the World’s Most Secretive Startup
Virtual reality start-up Magic Leap is making wearable viewing technology a reality, for both work and play.
Virtual reality has come a long way. Visual, auditory, and motion tricks combine with quirks of human perception to immerse users in a believable virtual world. Start-up company Magic Leap is producing some of the best virtual reality technology available, with help from New Zealand special-effects experts at Weta Workshops. Technology writer Kevin Kelly explains how some of these tricks work and introduces Magic Leap founder Rony Abovitz, who was inspired by a love of robotics and science fiction. getAbstract recommends Kelly’s article to anyone with an interest in the future of gaming or office technology.
In this summary, you will learn
- How virtual reality is evolving
- What the pros and cons of the technology present
- How its presence is likely to affect people’s lives in the near future
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