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5 Breakthroughs Coming Soon in Augmented and Virtual Reality

May 10, 2019 / Peter H. Diamandis

Convergence is accelerating disruption everywhere! Exponential technologies are colliding into each other, reinventing products, services, and industries.In this third installment of my Convergence Catalyzer series, I’ll be synthesizing key insights from my annual entrepreneurs’ mastermind event, Abundance 360. This five-blog series looks at 3D printing, artificial intelligence, VR/AR, energy and transportation, and blockchain.Today, let’s dive into virtual and augmented reality.Today’s most prominent tech giants are leaping onto the VR/AR scene, each driving forward new and upcoming product lines. Think: Microsoft’s HoloLens, Facebook’s Oculus, Amazon’s Sumerian, and Google’s Cardboard (Apple plans to release a headset by 2021).And as plummeting prices meet exponential advancements in VR/AR hardware, this burgeoning disruptor is on its way out of the early adopters’ market and into the majority of consumers’ homes.My good fri...