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AltspaceVR

AltspaceVR

An artificial intelligence company with a social platform for virtual reality. It is located in Redwood City, California and was founded in 2013.

AltspaceVR is a California-based company that has created a social platform where people can interact via virtual reality. Its stated mission is to bring people together to experience social activities and foster real connections through the use of technology, specifically virtual reality. 

Product

The platform is available for free on Vive, Gear VR, Oculus, and Windows devices. It can be connected through Samsung devices, such as the Galaxy S8, S7, and more. It is also available through mobile view, which users can interact on the platform with their smartphone or computer. 



Once users are signed up on the platform, they can engage in events using virtual reality. They can make their own avatar or character, depending on the situation. Users can meet other users from anywhere in the world using virtual reality, attend free live events, and play interactive games with friends. There are also other events that users can attend via virtual reality where they can meet celebrities, comedians, YouTube personalities, and more. 



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People

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LinkedIn

"Cymatic" Bruce Wooden

Founder



Adam Winnick

Investor



Adeyemi Ajao

Investor



AngelList Syndicates Fund Manager

Investor



Bilal Zuberi

Investor



Blair Scott

Employee



Brian Huqueriza

Employee



Brian Peiris

Employee



Chris Ellis

Investor



Chris Kennelly

Investor



David Dolby

Investor



Dominick D'Aniello

Employee



Dr. Hossein Eslambolchi

Investor



Drew Oetting

Investor



Eric Romo

Founder



Gavan Wilhite

Founder



Gerald Gottheil

Employee



Gordon Rubenstein

Investor



Grant Allen

Investor



Greg Fodor

Investor



Ignacio Vilela

Investor



Jane Fang

Employee



Jim Scheinman

Investor



John Shaughnessy

Employee



Kat Yu

Employee



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Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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AltspaceVR Highlight Reel

March 22, 2017

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