Zach Capalbo revealed that in addition to several extensions to the painting functionality of Vartiste, it's now possible in multi-painter mode to see the motion of other artists' heads and hands to increase your sense of co-location and co-creation.
The new version of model-viewer (the custom HTML element for 3D models on the web) added new rendering capabilities from the glTF file format (snazzy transparency!), AR lighting estimation in WebXR sessions, as well as an extended programming interface to the 3D scenes read from model files.
The Global XR Conference put out a call for organizers to put together local events for their umbrella event in early December.
AIXR has regularly organized panel discussions among their members and announce this week that in the August 24th event the topic will be the future of WebXR.
The new WebXR DOM Overlays implementation in Android Chrome was taken up by a variety of developers, including Ruben van der Leun who used A-frame's overlay support to demonstrate a fun drone practice app.
ANNY announced that on August 22nd there will be a showing of their new animation series, "Other Lives".