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How to Remain Private in XR

So you’re thinking of buying a surprisingly inexpensive XR headset from a notorious social networking company, but you worry about being tracked?

You are not crazy. But maybe you have some questions?

As you may know, the business model of social networks involves extracting your most personal information, your needs and emotional biases, and then using this information to target ads and keep you coming back. It’s no joke that you’re not the real customer here. Instead of paying directly for a service like Netflix, you’re paying indirectly, in the form of…

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Avi Bar-Zeev

Avi Bar-Zeev

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XR Pioneer (30+ years), started/helped projects at Microsoft (HoloLens), Apple, Amazon, Keyhole (Google Earth), Linden Lab (Second Life), Disney (VR), XR Guild