Welcome to the Enter VR podcast! On this episode we are joined by Sarah Ann Downey, an investor at Accomplice and a VR privacy advocate. Here is snippet of all the things we discussed: Intro: Trump, Simulation theory, Pokemon Go and Mass Effect Andromeda have one thing in common. 2:00 Mass Effect 3 Spoilers. 3:15 Should you be hyped about Mass Effect Andromeda? 3:45 Pokemon GO 2 is here. What to expect. 6:00 What is Nintendo going to do about Pokemon Go? 8:00 Sarah has walked a couple hundred miles playing Pokemon Go. 15:00 The simulation is taking a turn towards the darkest of time lines. 18:00 What is the worst thing that could happen under a Bannon Presidency? 18:45 "Even if reality is terrible, at least we'll have VR. 19:30 Predicting the demise of net neutrality. 24:00 Can VR help us break out from our affirmation bubbles and safe spaces? 26:30 Companies don't have an incentive to get rid of echo chambers. 30:00 How will content creators remain authentic in the vr platforms that host them? 32:00 Can we have our cake and eat it when it comes to privacy? 35:00 The meaning of privacy. 37:00 If you can't be happy if you're not yourself. 39:00 Protecting people and free speech at the same time. 41:00 Transhumanism vs. AI waking up. 44:00 "Creating a thing that will be a thousand steps above us on the evolutionary stair care." 46:00 Sarah is the Rickitiest Rick in the multiverse. 48:30 Starting real life Pokemon with Crispr 50:00 The ultimate Pokemon Conspiracy 51:00 Defining privacy 10 years from now. 52:30 Privacy and democracy go hand in hand? 56:30 Who can you trust these days? 1:00:30 Stop watching the news and go watch West World. 1:02:20 What developers should keep in mind when it comes to privacy. 1:05:00 The implications the sensors like eye tracking will bring up in the real of privacy. 1:08:00 Will there be privacy standards in the metaverse? 1:10:00 How to protect your privacy as an individual. 1:12:00 How to connect with Sarah. Thanks again to Sarah for being a true scholar and wizard of virtual reality! Stay in touch with Sarah with the links below: https://twitter.com/SarahADowney https://uploadvr.com/author/sarahdowney/ Track from the intro is : midnight sushi by Xavi https://soundcloud.com/xavi_real/midnight-sushi-1 Please support the artists! (views are my own) Thanks for listening!