Gathering and Making History

Sometimes it’s possible to appreciate history in the making as it unfolds around you. The past couple years, Seattle has planted a flag for virtual reality, and this week we witnessed the community reaching out, welcoming an industry pioneer, and forming alliances. I’ve had many moments recently when I’ve savored the feeling that someday, when…

Announcing the Seattle and LA Immersive Storytelling Jam!

Fascinated by immersive storytelling? Then check out this event. December 5, from 7-9pm, Aileen McGraw and I are hosting an Immersive Storytelling Jam at CoMotion Labs. Here’s the cool twist. We’ll be Skyping with some VR/AR/MR creators in Los Angeles to share info about our respective scenes and potentially spark collaborations. Seattle and LA! I…

Year One at CoMotion Labs

Yesterday I caught up with Elizabeth Scallon, the Associate Director of CoMotion Labs. It’s been a little over a year since I started renting a desk at this VR/AR startup incubator overseen by the University of Washington. I’ve seen a couple startups come and go, while others, like Mechanical Dreams, Invrse, and Pear Med, have…