Where's The Zoom Of VR?
Tech Crunch, March 16th, 2020
March 16, 2020,
Volume 264, Issue 3

Remote collaboration tools like Zoom are gathering massive amounts of attention as people begin working from home en masse

"But, as with most trends, virtual reality seems to be sitting out this boom.

This should be surprising to absolutely no one, but the lack of widespread adoption is not for lack of trying.

Virtual reality has already had a rough couple of years. Though a handful of startups in the space have continued to raise and find customers, most have done so by either committing to tight niches or opening up their services and minimizing their reliance on VR-only audiences. All the while, investors and founders have been left to wonder whether the 'presence' offered by immersing yourself wholly in a digital environment is undone by crude avatars, clunky hardware and lackluster integrations with popular work software tools..."

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