Monday, December 18, 2017

Pitchfork demoed Magic Leap's new product

From the article:

The ambition is to conjure up an entire ecosystem out of sound.

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After initial sheepishness, I chase these non-existent tónandi like a clumsily psychotic bear in a very expensive gadget shop.

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Once, after I try to grab a tónandi while using the app, I briefly see an error message. It tells me that the tónandi will interact with you, but you can’t control them. There’s something humbling about this. It’s almost a sacred ceremony, in secular form.