emily saltz

VR News Bubble


A social VR concept for breaking outside of the echo chamber. What if you could peer into a stranger's social media feed? VR News Bubble is a social VR concept for connecting people across diverse social and political networks. VR News Bubble was presented at CMU's Open Studio Night in fall 2016.

Project Description

  • Team: Michael James and Emily Saltz
  • Skills: Paper Prototyping, VR Prototyping, 3D Scanning, Scene Design
  • Tools: Unity, Blender, Photoshop, Structure scanner, ItSeez3D

Media and Documentation

Alt-right persona

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Bernie bro persona

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Cop persona

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