280 Microsoft's VR video conferencing software
Date: July 2020
Designed by: Microsoft
Working with VR, AI, and productivity research experts to launch 'new features in Microsoft Teams that make virtual interactions more natural, more engaging, and ultimately, more human.' One of the new features called 'Together mode' claims to diminish video conferencing 'fatigue' by using 'AI segmentation technology to digitally place participants in a shared background.' This, Microsoft claims makes 'it feel like you’re sitting in the same room with everyone else in the meeting or class.'