Magic Leap's mysterious augmented reality tech promises to "bring magic back into the world." And now Neal Stephenson, who imagined the virtual Metaverse in his 1992 novel Snow Crash, has joined the company. He tells io9 why this technology may "demand a new way of thinking."
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Magic Leap had a pretty impressive pedigree, even before the company raised $542 million from Google, among others. Weta Workshop's co-founder and other top creatives have been involved since the beginning. And this incredibly detailed Gizmodo story about everything we know about Magic Leap lists a ton of top creatives who are on board the company.