127 episodes

A pithy take on the week's tech news, followed by interviews with industry guests. Hosted by Forbes Tech Columnist, Professor Charlie Fink, Rony Abovitz, Founder of Magic Leap, and Ted Schilowitz, Futurist at Paramount Global.  
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This Week in XR Podcast Charlie Fink Productions

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    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

A pithy take on the week's tech news, followed by interviews with industry guests. Hosted by Forbes Tech Columnist, Professor Charlie Fink, Rony Abovitz, Founder of Magic Leap, and Ted Schilowitz, Futurist at Paramount Global.  
Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

    This Week In XR 1-27-2023 ft. Michael Wolf

    This Week In XR 1-27-2023 ft. Michael Wolf

    Our guest is Michael Wolf, CEO of Activate, which does strategy consulting for big tech and media companies. He is the former COO of MTV. This week we're talking about tech layoffs and retrenchment, entertainment and games, story worlding, Gemba, Dreamscape, and practical victories in enterprise XR, growth (or lack thereof) for XR, What's happening with the Metaverse, the potential of AI to change everything. 
    Thank you to our sponsor, Zappar!
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    • 47 min
    This Week In XR 1-20-2023 ft. Dan Robinson, CEO of Red 6

    This Week In XR 1-20-2023 ft. Dan Robinson, CEO of Red 6

    This week in XR news Apple, Microsoft, pull back from spatial computing. Not so fast, says guest Dan Robinson, CEO of Red 6, which has built AR enabled combat and other training sims into real aircraft. 
    Thank you to our sponsor, Zappar!
    Don't forget to like, share, and follow for more! Follow us on all socials @ThisWeekInXR!

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    • 45 min
    This Week In XR 1-13-2023 ft. Jeri Ellsworth

    This Week In XR 1-13-2023 ft. Jeri Ellsworth

    This week the hosts are joined by Jeri Ellsworth, Founder, and CEO, of Tilt 5.
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    • 47 min
    This Week In XR 1-8-22 Charlie and Ted from CES

    This Week In XR 1-8-22 Charlie and Ted from CES

    Charlie and Ted recap CES from Las Vegas. They review the show in general and XR in specific. HTC introduced the Vive XR Elite stand-alone. Assisted Reality finally delivers. There were more, better haptics, dramatic advances in waveguide optics, and 3D without glasses.
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    • 34 min
    This Week In XR ft. Alvin Graylin (HTC) and Author Neal Stephenson (Lamina1)

    This Week In XR ft. Alvin Graylin (HTC) and Author Neal Stephenson (Lamina1)

    Charlie interviews Alvin Graylin, China President (HTC), and Author, Neil Stephenson (Lamina1) about their work on Vive Metaverse (Viveverse)! CES 2023.
    Thank you to our sponsor, Zappar!
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    • 19 min
    This Week In XR 12-18-2022 Dean Takahasi, Lead Writer for GamesBeat and VentureBeat

    This Week In XR 12-18-2022 Dean Takahasi, Lead Writer for GamesBeat and VentureBeat

    Our guest today is Dean Takahashi, the dean of XR and Metaverse writers. He joins the hosts to talk about the biggest stories of 2022, including crypto reckoning, AI, Meta, John Carmak, HTC, Sony, and the tech recession. Next year, says Rony Abovitz, will be the year of AI. "You ain't seen nothing yet," predicts the Magic Leap founder. 
    Thank you to our sponsor, Zappar!
    Don't forget to like, share, and follow for more! Follow us on all socials @ThisWeekInXR!

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    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

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4 Ratings

hianna S ,

Best for quick XR news

No better out there, and the hosts are very likeable.

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