WebVR becomes WebXR, incorporating Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR)
To promote the new standard, Mozilla of Firefox fame has released a WebXR viewer as a downloadable app for iOS. Why iOS? Until now, iPhones, iPads and Macs were the devices with the least support for web-based virtual reality. Mozilla’s app fixes that, and provides a prototype for upcoming WebXR browser support.
You can experiment with WebXR without this app in your browser, using the recently released WebXR polyfill:
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And Amazon’s new Design platform, Sumerian, will feature WebXR support: