How Women In VR Are Changing The Technology World
There’s no longer any doubt that virtual reality (VR) is poised to revolutionize the world. Though the technology got off to a rocky start last decade, experiences have improved and prices lowered to the point that the technology has turned from a novelty into a potentially transformational tool. Even so, as of last year only about 1 in 5 Americans had ever even tried on a VR headset — meaning that there are significant opportunities for growth in the space.
Whether it’s for a “traditional” purpose like gaming, something a bit more adventurous such as digital travel, or a cutting edge experience like VR college classes, the opportunities for innovation are growing by the day. And, despite tech’s notorious reputation as a primarily male industry, it’s women that are leading the charge this time around. Here’s how they’re managing to do it: